UM Today UM Today University of Manitoba UM Today UM Today UM Today

Campus News News Archive

UM ranks in top 1.4 percentile of world’s leading universities, 11th in Canada: Center for World University Rankings

May 28, 2024 — 
2024 ranking surveyed nearly 21,000 universities from around the world

, ,

The Conversation: Sexual identity is an important part of our lives, and the law should recognize that

May 28, 2024 — 
An Alberta court recently ruled in the case of a Calgary man, Matthew Mills, who ran a private club out of his home for people who identify as non-monogamous. Mills was charged for a zoning violation — he was accused of operating an unsanctioned "social organization" in a residential area.

An aerial look of Fort Garry campus buildings and people walking on walkways.

President commits to more education on anti-racism

May 27, 2024 — 
Since the Max Rady College of Medicine’s convocation on May 16, my colleagues and I have heard from hundreds of community members speaking both for and against the message in the valedictorian’s address. It is clear to me that our community is now more deeply divided than ever before.

School of Art Students Takashi Iwasaki and Netsanet Shawl Selected for Prestigious ICAF Next Generation X RBC Emerging Artists Project

May 24, 2024 — 
On May 13, 2024, the ICAF Next Generation X RBC Emerging Artists Project officially announced the selection of emerging artists for the ICAF Next Generation feature.

, , , ,


Asper School of Business

Asper 2024 Spring convocation contest

May 22, 2024 — 
Celebrate an Asper grad with a gift basket.

Close up of Menorah candles.

Connection and belonging: Jewish Heritage Month

May 21, 2024 — 
UM’s Spiritual Care and Multi-Faith Centre offers spaces for students to connect with each other and their faith traditions


Four people to be given highest honour at Spring Convocation 2024

May 15, 2024 — 
This Spring Convocation the University of Manitoba celebrates the achievements of over 4300 graduands and recognizes the distinguished achievements of four honorary degree recipients who have made our province and country better.

, , , ,

Photo of a Star of David by David Holifield via Unsplash.

May is Canadian Jewish Heritage Month 

May 14, 2024 — 
An opportunity to increase understanding and appreciation of the communities and cultures that make up our UM community.

An aerial look of Fort Garry campus buildings and people walking on walkways.

Encampment protest updates

May 13, 2024 — 
Get the latest updates on the ongoing student encampment protest.

haskel greenfield, a man wearing a blue button up shirt and a beige hat, pictured on a wood deck with scenic hills behind in the distance.

Uncovering heritage: Jewish Heritage Month feature

May 13, 2024 — 
As May is Jewish Heritage Month, UM Today wanted to share the work and insights of Haskel Greenfield, and so we took a page from his book and dug up an old story from our past.

, ,

© University of Manitoba • Winnipeg, Manitoba • Canada • R3T 2N2

Emergency: 204-474-9341