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Help us celebrate remarkable UM grads

December 8, 2022 — 
If you know an extraordinary UM alum who deserves to be showcased at the Distinguished Alumni Awards 2023 Celebration of Excellence, we want to hear from you!

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Amplifying Black voices and creating a unique legacy

December 7, 2022 — 
The story of UMBA is one rooted in pride for a diverse community.

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UM speaks out in support of implementing the MMIWG Calls for Justice

December 7, 2022 — 
The University of Manitoba is deeply saddened by the murders of four Indigenous women, Rebecca Contois, 24, Marcedes Myran, 26, Morgan Beatrice Harris, 39, and Mashkode Bizhiki'ikwe (Buffalo Woman), all from Manitoba.

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A gift that likely won’t be under your tree this year

December 6, 2022 — 
‘Tis the season for giving gifts, and the UM Archives and Special Collections has already unwrapped a very special present. It’s a rare bit of tableware, from the House of Fabergé.

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Dr. Ovliver Botar stands on stage with Rector József Fülöp and holds a glass award

In the news: Professor Dr. Oliver Botar receives Moholy-Nagy Award

December 4, 2022 — 
One of the world's best-known Moholy-Nagy researchers, art historian, curator, and School of Art Professor Dr. Oliver Botar received the Moholy-Nagy Award on October 27 from Rector József Fülöp at the MOME Campus.

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New Academic Jobs – November 30, 2022

November 30, 2022 — 
New Academic Jobs - November 30, 2022

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UM honours 2022 Emeriti

November 28, 2022 — 
On November 22, the University held its annual Emeritus event in-person for the first time since 2019. Emeritus or Emerita titles are granted to those who have performed distinguished service in their respective roles. This year’s event honoured vice-presidents, deans, and professors, for their commitment to UM over their careers.

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Help shape UM’s digital future in less than 5 minutes

November 28, 2022 — 
Tell us what you think by completing this very short survey before it closes on Sunday, December 11 at 11:59 pm.

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Squirrel sperm and feet tell a different climate change story

November 28, 2022 — 
Two UM studies found that climate change is altering ground squirrels’ sperm and feet, and this warns of big consequences potentially coming to endangered ecosystems.

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NCTR and SSHRC partner to launch new funding for Indigenous-led research

November 23, 2022 — 
The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) will invest $6 million to support Indigenous-led research across Canada.

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