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Mentor Kapilan with Mentee Nathan at Pause for Paws


Top 5 reasons to be a mentor

September 6, 2017 — 
Being part of the New Student Peer Mentorship program as a mentor is a great way to make a difference for a new student.The primary goal of our program is to assist a new student transition into a new chapter of his or her life as a University of Manitoba student, but there are also several ways that mentors benefit from the program.

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Top five reasons to attend New Student Orientation

August 30, 2017 — 
The event welcomes new students to campus and prepares them for the next step in their academic careers


Setting up for success

August 29, 2017 — 
Co-hosted by the Faculty of Graduate Studies, Student Life and the University of Manitoba Graduate Students' Association, a full slate of events is planned to help ease the transition to graduate school

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Faculty and staff helping out at Orientation activities in 2016

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Faculty and staff needed to welcome new students to campus

August 21, 2017 — 
Faculty and staff needed to welcome new students on Sept. 5 and Sept. 6 during Orientation Week

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2017 Big Bold Beautiful Breakfast

Brainstorming at breakfast

July 17, 2017 — 
Students and community members discovered the importance of working together to build healthier communities and to enhance the university experience through experiential learning opportunities

An overhead shot of a bowls of lentils on a rustic table top

Global food security, International Week perspective

February 3, 2017 — 
How can we create a sustainable food system for the world? Join us at International Week from Feb. 6-10

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Help welcome future U of M students

December 16, 2016 — 
On February 23 thousands of high school students from across the province will visit campus for Open House 2017.

Faculty of Science student Taylor Morriseau


Adventure, growth and finding direction through Alternative Reading Week

November 22, 2016 — 
Service-learning programs are a great way to learn about the world around us. They encourage personal growth and integrate meaningful actions with learning and reflection. These opportunities create a balanced approach to volunteer service and can enrich the university experience by offering additional learning on social issues.


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HuffPo: The Most Beautiful University Residences In Canada

August 31, 2016 — 
Ah shucks, they think we're pretty

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CBC: Top 40, part 3

April 6, 2016 — 
Highlighting the province's new crop of leaders, movers and shakers under the age of 40.

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