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Faculty and Staff News Archive


CBC: Winnipeg woman helping to Indigenize the Senate at youth forum

June 7, 2017 — 
A ​Métis woman from Winnipeg will be sharing her story in the Senate on Wednesday as a part of an event to mark Canada 150 celebrations and Aboriginal History Month

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Putting their hearts to work

May 12, 2017 — 
The impact donations have on our university is transformational, and for the faculty and staff who encounter it daily, it’s a big motivation for their own giving to the Front and Centre Campaign


Dr. Gervan Fearon, President and Vice-Chancellor, Brandon University The Honourable Ian Wishart, Minister of Education and Training The Honourable Rochelle Squires, Minister of Sport, Culture and Heritage Ms. Dara Hallock, Vice-President, Advocacy, University of Manitoba Students’ Union Susan Gottheil, Vice-Provost (Students), University of Manitoba

Province announces new law to address sexual violence on campuses

April 28, 2017 — 
'As a result of this new law, clear expectations are set for post-secondary institutions on creating a culture of safety and consent, training staff on how to compassionately and appropriately support victims of sexual violence, and setting policies to guide their overall planning and response.'

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Funding available to hire students on campus

April 28, 2017 — 
Enrollment in Work-Study Program open until July 7

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A student reads a book.


Academic Schedule Review

April 26, 2017 — 
The Academic Schedule Review Committee is seeking feedback from the university community

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Diana Nicholson.

Honouring incredible women

March 28, 2017 — 
Alumnae, faculty and student nominated for 2017 Women of Distinction Awards

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Globe and Mail: Canada’s best diversity employers welcome new voices

March 28, 2017 — 
Set an outstanding example of how Canadians make diversity our strength


University of Manitoba Employees Scholarship

March 27, 2017 — 
Deadline to submit the application is Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 11:59 p.m.


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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