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

Ceremony marks Reconciliation journey in the Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources

May 16, 2022 — 
The faculty hosted a traditional Indigenous naming and pipe ceremony to commemorate two new initiatives the Riddell Faculty is pursuing as part of its commitment to Reconciliation with Indigenous communities.

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Donor Relations

Meet the 2022 Leaders of Tomorrow

May 11, 2022 — 
Ten high school students seeking admission to UM have been awarded scholarships of $16,000 over four years of study

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Faculty of Graduate Studies

Vote for Pranav at the 3MT Western Regionals

May 2, 2022 — 
Winner of UM's Three Minute Thesis will compete among other university challengers


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School of Art

ARTlab – 10 years in and the excitement continues

April 12, 2022 — 
It’s been 10 years since the School of Art moved into a brand-new, purpose-built building on campus. Since then, the award-winning ARTlab, designed by LM Architectural Group in collaboration with Patkau Architects, has brought the teaching and practise of art to the centre of campus, encouraging cross-disciplinary collaboration along the way.  


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Law Makers program connects Indigenous high school and UM students

April 5, 2022 — 
New Law Makers program combines social justice education with mentorship

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Faculty of Graduate Studies

Four reasons you need to watch the 3MT Final

March 30, 2022 — 
Here’s why you should tune in to this dynamic grad student competition

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Welcome back to Winter Term!

February 28, 2022 — 
For students returning to in-person learning and studying, check out these helpful resources and important information


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Office of Sustainability

Sustainability Day: Taking action for the Sustainable Development Goals

February 24, 2022 — 
UM community invited to participate in virtual sustainability program

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

UM health researchers secure nearly $8 million in federal funding

February 22, 2022 — 
Research teams aiming to promote healing in a displaced First Nation community and to enhance First Nations prenatal education are among the recipients of recent grants from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR).

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

New study finds COVID-19 hotspots in Canadian urban centres

February 14, 2022 — 
A new study shows hotspots of COVID-19 infections in Canadian cities across four provinces, linked to occupation, income, housing and proxies for structural racism

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