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Asper’s First EDI Panel Reveals Room for Growth : Network News

October 29, 2020 —  Students, faculty, staff and alumni attended the Asper School of Business’ first equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) orientation panel discussion on October 8, 2020.

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Student Success Month Feature: Amika Takahashi on life as an undergraduate international student : Campus News

October 29, 2020 —  Amika spoke to UM Today about life as an undergraduate student at UM and some of the challenges she’s faced in her academic journey.


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Asper School of Business News

Investigating risk and return : Network News

October 29, 2020 —  Dr. Zhenzhen Fan, an Assistant Professor at the Asper School of Business, recently had her paper Moment Risk Premia and Stock Return Predictability published in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA). With a reputation as one of the top finance journals on the market, being placed in this publication is a significant academic achievement. According to Cambridge University Press, “the JFQA prints less than 9% of the more than 1,000 manuscripts submitted annually.”


New Academic Jobs – October 28, 2020 : Network News

October 28, 2020 —  New Academic Jobs - October 28, 2020

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences News

Med student recognized for family med research project : Network News

October 28, 2020 —  A fourth-year medical student at the Max Rady College of Medicine has received an award for his research looking at community-based treatment and care for people with substance use disorders.

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Students News

The Resilient Job Seeker : Network News

October 28, 2020 —  Searching for a job can easily become an all-consuming affair, but with a schedule, you can give yourself time to relax and recharge.

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Latest COVID-19 Recovery updates : News

October 28, 2020 —  As of Oct. 28, including information on Winter Term registration, COVID-19 cases at UM and more



Free Press: Pandemic highlights widespread societal ageism : U of M in the News

October 28, 2020 —  Dr. Michelle Porter weighs in

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Students News

Winter Term Registration in Aurora will be closed for maintenance Nov 2 to 17 : Network News

October 27, 2020 —  Due to scheduled maintenance on Aurora, the Winter Term schedule and the registration functions won’t be available from November 2 through to November 17. Registration will reopen November 18 at 9 am CDT. Using Aurora is something that many of us use on a regular basis. During the maintenance period, you will still be able to use some functions in Aurora.

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New Student Peer Mentoring Program helps first-year students navigate university : Editor's Picks

October 27, 2020 —  The program has been specially designed to help new students adapt to university by providing peer support, skills-based programming and social networking.

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