May 28, 2014
University of Manitoba
UM Today Week at a Glance

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This Week's Headlines

Significant new funding for FASD research



Annual IDEA award presented to Linda Hasenfratz

Asper School of Business recognizes exceptional entrepreneur


The thrill of first-hand research

Aspiring Indigenous science students attend trailblazing science education program


New undergraduate medical education curriculum launches in fall

First complete four-year overhaul


Vote early, vote often!

Let’s make our 3MT grad student a national winner


Supplementary Health Plan Premium Holiday

You may notice an increase in your net pay for pay cycles from June to September


UM doctoral student receives 2014 Trudeau Scholarship

Recognized for trailblazing work in Brazil


Inaugural photography prize awarded to UM student

Kristiane Church selected from 110 entries

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Upcoming Events

The 135th Annual Spring Convocation

Tuesday, June 3 to Thursday, June 5 | See times


Canada West Foundation's Hot Seat Series Featuring Premier Greg Selinger

Wednesday, May 28 | 5:00 to 7:00 PM | Winnipeg Art Gallery


Policy & a Pint: The State of Post-Secondary Education in Manitoba

Thursday, May 29 | 6:00 to 7:30 PM | Winnipeg Free Press News Café, 237 McDermot Ave.


UM Soccer League: The Bootlegger, co-ed soccer tournament

May 30 to June 1 | Outdoor Turf Fields, Fort Garry Campus


Commuter Challenge 2014

June 1 to 7


Campus Beautification Day 2014

Friday, June 6 | 9 AM to noon | Fort Garry and Bannatyne Campuses

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  Campus Beautification Day 2014  
  Convocation 2014