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Academic resources open to students during the UMFA strike

November 9, 2021 — 
The majority of student academic resources remain open and ready to help out.

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Invest in your physical health, get active this winter with Recreation Services

November 9, 2021 — 
Find ways you can stay active this winter. With all the options offered at UM, there’s something for everyone.

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Tips for managing stress from UM’s Student Counselling Centre

November 8, 2021 — 
Know that supports remain available to you.

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Take advantage of resources that support your health and wellness

November 8, 2021 — 
Knowing how to manage your health and wellness when faced with adverse circumstances is an important skill to have at any point in life. During this challenging time, feelings of uncertainty may cause strain on certain aspects of your overall wellness.

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The trick to figuring out your career direction

November 4, 2021 — 
Here are a few of the ways getting experience can teach you about what’s next on your career journey.

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Student supports and resources during the UMFA strike

November 2, 2021 — 
With the news that the University of Manitoba Faculty Association (UMFA) is on strike, you will have questions. Please know that UM is committed to sharing information and updates with you during this period of labour disruption. Visit the strike information webpage for FAQs, which are updated regularly.

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Message from Laurie M. Schnarr, Vice-Provost (Students) – Nov. 2

November 2, 2021 — 
We realize this causes disruption for you. We will take every reasonable measure to support you through this time, including maintaining instruction for courses not being taught by UMFA members, and providing access to core services and resources. 

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Schulich Leader alumna using AI to transform how diabetes is managed

November 1, 2021 — 
To mark the 10th anniversary of the Schulich Leader Scholarships, we caught up with UM Alumna Ella Thomson [BSc(EE)/17] who was awarded the Schulich Leader Scholarship in 2013

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6 strategies for an effective summer job search

November 1, 2021 — 
Though it’s only November, it’s not too early to start searching for summer work.  Many employers begin recruiting months in advance and summer jobs for 2022 are already posted on Career Connect!

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Message from Laurie M. Schnarr, Vice-Provost (Students) – Oct. 27

October 27, 2021 — 
By now you will have heard that members of the University of Manitoba Faculty Association (UMFA) have voted for a strike mandate and set a strike date of November 2. We will continue to keep you updated with emails and with posts on our social media accounts as negotiations continue.

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