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The University of Manitoba administrative building on the Fort Garry campus.

Info for employees on Province’s new pattern of compensation

March 22, 2017 — 
On March 20, the Provincial Government put forward legislation relating to public sector compensation, called Bill 28 – The Public Services Sustainability Act, with a goal of reducing Manitoba’s deficit.



Province’s Bill 31 allows for 5% increases to tuition in 2018-19

March 20, 2017 — 
U of M commits to continuing to work with government, students, other partners to offer best possible student experience

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Come celebrate the University of Manitoba’s 140th anniversary

February 27, 2017 — 
Students, faculty, staff and UM community invited to a special event on Tuesday, Feb. 28

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Riding a bike in the winter isn't that difficult but you need to dress properly

Winter Bike to Work Day and the Jack Frost Challenge kick off this February

February 9, 2017 — 
The Office of Sustainability will be co-hosting several events to celebrate active transportation and getting outside in winter

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University of Manitoba administrative building.

U of M offers supports for students, staff and faculty affected by U.S. travel order

February 8, 2017 — 
The U of M is happy to be home to students, faculty and staff from all backgrounds


Jeannette Montufar

Province appoints faculty and alumni to Manitoba Women’s Advisory Council

January 26, 2017 — 
The Manitoba government has announced new appointments to the Manitoba Women’s Advisory Council, including several with U of M connections


(L-R) Vice-Provost (Student Affairs) Diane Hiebert-Murphy, Dr. and Mrs. Ralph Campbell Outreach Award winner Professor Dietmar Straub and U of M President David T. Barnard.

Faculty and staff recognized for exceptional community service

January 24, 2017 — 
At a ceremony on January 23, 2017, 10 Outreach Awards were presented to U of M faculty and staff




Campus services available over holiday break

December 22, 2016 — 
If you are thinking of coming to campus over the holiday break (Dec. 23, 2016 - Jan. 2, 2017), here are some services that will be available


(L-R) The Visionary Conversations panel Yutta Fricke, Richard Milgrom, Michelle Porter and Tanis Woodland on Dec. 8, 2016. Photo by Mike Latschislaw.

Visionary Conversations conveys insight into accessibility

December 12, 2016 — 
The dialogue included discussion of The Accessibility for Manitobans Act, which aims to identify, prevent and eliminate barriers for people, in order to make Manitoba an inclusive society

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Memoriam for Dr. Archibald (Archie) McNicol, associate dean of the Faculty of Graduate Studies

December 9, 2016 — 
The university community is saddened to hear of the sudden passing of Dr. Archibald (Archie) McNicol


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