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Learn about all the ways Student Services at Bannatyne Campus can help you. : Network News

March 2, 2021 —  With health and wellness being fundamental to student success and achievement, many units and offices are committed to delivering accessible, outstanding support to learners throughout their time at the University of Manitoba. Student Services at Bannatyne Campus (SS@BC) is a single entry point for students, interns and residents at the Bannatyne Campus to access a variety of free support programs and services.

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Photo shPhoto shows empty seats inside the House of Commons. // Image from Parliament of Canada/Facebook.

Canstar: U of M student to be Daughter of the Vote : U of M in the News

March 2, 2021 —  'International Women’s Day will take on new meaning for a University of Manitoba student who is attending a virtual conference aimed at getting more women interested in politics'

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Faculty, Staff, and Retirees Campaign provides needed support for our students : Campus News

March 1, 2021 —  Contributions to COVID-19 UM Student Technology Fund crucial to students’ success

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McCall MacBain Scholarship Finalist Caitlin Thomas

Students News

UM Master’s Student named McCall MacBain Scholarship finalist : Campus News

March 1, 2021 —  University of Manitoba graduate student Caitlin Thomas [MA/21] could be one of Canada’s next McCall MacBain Scholars at McGill University. She has been named a finalist for the prestigious award and will complete interviews this month to see if she makes the final cut.

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Dancing with Tantalus exhibition, School of Art Gallery, 2021. Image courtesy of School of Art Gallery.⁣

School of Art News

The School of Art Gallery re-opens by appointment : Campus News

March 1, 2021 —  The School of Art Gallery re-opens by appointment

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Faculty of Law News

National Post Op-ed: Trudeau Liberals go around attorney general again, this time over bilingualism : Network News

March 1, 2021 —  Assistant law professor Gerard Kennedy questions why the Federal Government continues to treat the Attorney General as "just another cabinet post" following an attempt to introduce changes to Supreme Court judge criteria without input from the country's top lawyer.

Oil Sheen Reflection on Water

Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources News

Environment and Geography grad wins NSERC photo contest : Network News

March 1, 2021 —  Tyler Black [M.Sc. (Environment & Geography)/20] recently won a Jury Prize and a People’s Choice Award in the 2020 NSERC photography contest for his photo of an oil slick on a test lake at the Experimental Lakes Area reflecting the surrounding forest and sky.

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Faculty of Law News

Legal Help Centre unites law students, alumni for common goals : Network News

March 1, 2021 —  As Winnipeg’s Legal Help Centre celebrates its 10th year, students and alumni of the University of Manitoba Faculty of Law, and members of the broader legal community have continued to work together throughout the pandemic to deliver critical legal services through virtual means to Manitobans.

Digitizing archives can make information more accessible, especially during the coronavirus pandemic. // Shutterstock

For the record: Digitizing archives can increase access to information but compromise privacy : News

March 1, 2021 —  'Given the ubiquity of digital technologies today, creating archives of born-digital records must be our most urgent priority — including records created during the COVID-19 pandemic'

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Information Services and Technology News

Slam the scam this tax season! : Network News

March 1, 2021 —  Security analysts are already warning Canadians to watch out for COVID-19 vaccine scams. We also continue to see an increase in fraud scams during tax season. Protect yourself against fraud this tax season and throughout the year by learning how to recognize, reject and report a scam.

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