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Rally participants hold up signs and wear orange shirts as they march in support of residential school survivors and the families of missing and murdered Indigenous children in Winnipeg on. July 1, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Mike Sudoma

Faculty of Arts

Ignore debaters and denialists, Canada’s treatment of Indigenous Peoples fits the definition of genocide

October 26, 2021 — 
A better understanding of what most genocide scholars believe can help people understand how Canada’s Indian Residential School system fits with definitions of genocide

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UM President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Michael Benarroch gets his flu shot on campus from University Centre Pharmacist Anju Sareen.

UM influenza vaccines available beginning Nov. 2

October 26, 2021 — 
Members of the UM community have several options to get their flu vaccine at UM this season

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A cover crop grows between the rows of a field crop.

Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Survey finds on-farm cover crop innovation occurring across the Canadian Prairies

October 21, 2021 — 
Production method holds the potential to build soil health and store carbon in soils

Student in mask on University of Manitoba campus.

Latest COVID-19 Recovery updates

October 20, 2021 — 
Medical exemptions, protocols for visitors to campus and more


Tier Building with autumn leaves in yellow on Fort Garry campus.

Bargaining to continue following UMFA strike mandate

October 19, 2021 — 
A message from President Michael Benarroch

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Infographic of results from antibiotic prescribing study

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Inappropriate prescribing of antibiotics on the rise in Manitoba: UM study

October 19, 2021 — 
Manitoba doctors are increasingly prescribing antibiotics for conditions that generally should not be treated with these drugs, a University of Manitoba study has found

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Career Lab helps recent grads stand out on the job

October 18, 2021 — 
New and recent grads can still rely on their alma mater to support them as they join the workforce and throughout their career journey.


Overlooking the quad on Fort Garry campus, with tree leaves changing to orange in autumn.

Our Shared Future: Building on Our Strategic Plan

October 15, 2021 — 
UM's interim Strategic Plan will help guide the work we do over the next 12-18 months

People walking outside at Fort Garry campus

UM makes new monetary proposal to UMFA at last bargaining meeting

October 14, 2021 — 
The UM bargaining team and representatives for UMFA continue to negotiate a revised collective agreement with UM presenting a revised monetary proposal at the Oct. 13 meeting.


Chairs sit empty before Spring Convocation 2019 begins

Honorary degrees bestowed upon exceptional individuals at Fall Convocation 2021

October 13, 2021 — 
Convocation ceremonies at the University of Manitoba celebrate new graduates as well as bestow honorary degrees upon exceptional individuals who have achieved pre-eminence in the advancement of science, culture, scholarship and leadership

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