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Disposable Cups Stacked

Office of Sustainability

Let’s Talk Waste: Disposable Cups

October 12, 2018 — 
Disposable coffee cups are a big problem not only for the U of M, but also across the globe. The university community can do its part to prevent more disposable coffee cups from ending up in the landfill.

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Operations and Maintenance

Know your zone

August 28, 2018 — 
As of September 17, Operations and Maintenance (O&M) will implement its zone model to improve customer service across campus.

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Geese on campus, outside St. John's College

Why did the goose cross the road?

June 11, 2018 — 
Gosling season: Avoid interfering, avoid feeding, drive with care

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Dysart-Saunderson Redevelopment conceptual plan.

FAQs on Eastern campus redevelopment

June 10, 2018 — 
More about trees at the university

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Campus Beautification Days 2018.

Planting the seed of community: Campus Beautification Days 2018

June 6, 2018 — 
Hundreds of members of the University of Manitoba community recently rolled up their sleeves and spent some time in the sun to beautify both campuses, as part of the 21stannual Campus Beautification Days


Operations and Maintenance

Putting Safety First

May 31, 2018 — 
Physical Plant successfully maintains COR accreditation



Annual steam shut down takes place June 3-13

May 29, 2018 — 
essential for the maintenance of critical building systems

FitzGerald Building

Power Restored Across Fort Garry Campus

May 6, 2018 — 
UPDATE: Power has been restored across campus and all of the impacted buildings are now open

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A mother and gosling.

Take a gander

April 25, 2018 — 
Nesting locations, geese population management, community safety — now with interactive map!

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Can’t we all just goose along?

April 4, 2018 — 
Geese don't want to be in your selfies (and other tips, dos and don'ts for cohabiting with wildlife)

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