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Student Life News Archive

Students from the Métis University Students Association adorn the statue of Louis Riel with a traditional sash

University of Manitoba’s upcoming community events

January 18, 2018 — 
Explore a variety of public events on campus and in the community through February, 2018

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Gain leadership experience at New Student Orientation

January 16, 2018 — 
Are you looking for an exciting volunteer opportunity on campus? New Student Orientation is one of the largest events at the U of M, involving over 6,000 students, staff and volunteers.

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Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

New Intramural Sports Season About To Begin

January 4, 2018 — 
The Intramural Sports program at the University of Manitoba is back for another fun-filled season of friendly competition.

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Students on campus in Winter


Top student success stories of 2017

December 21, 2017 — 
The 140th anniversary year saw new discoveries, new scholarship winners and many other significant achievements by outstanding U of M students

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UMVP volunteers at Orientation


Volunteer program helps students gain hands-on experience

December 6, 2017 — 
Interested in helping out at an event on campus? The University of Manitoba Volunteer Program (UMVP) allows you to gain experience by lending a hand in support of various U of M initiatives.

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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

Human Resources

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

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