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student-athletes pictured at the Active Living Centre

Another great year for Bisons in the classroom

November 23, 2020 — 
For the fourth consecutive season, Bisons student-athletes have set a new record at the University of Manitoba for the largest number of U SPORTS Academic All-Canadians

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Lisa Kassenaar and Kevin Chief

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Who are you in the democracy?

November 19, 2020 — 
A panel discussion on how students can be leaders in democracy

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A picture of the four Apser, undergraduate team members.

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Asper Case teams place first and third during weekend competitions

November 17, 2020 — 
The Asper graduate team took home first place at this year’s Ted Rogers Ethical Leadership Case Competition held virtually on Nov. 14

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Dr Fang Wan

Asper School of Business

Clarity Required in COVID-19 Communications

November 15, 2020 — 
Asper School of Business Marketing Professor  and F. Ross Johnson Fellow, Dr. Fang Wan had the opportunity to provide her insights and discuss the strategies and effectiveness of Manitoba's recent COVID related lock-down communications on CJOB last Thursday, November 12.

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Tony Quach

Globe and Mail: From anthropology to visual arts, COVID-19 is now part of the university curriculum

November 6, 2020 — 
UM leads the way in adapting courses to meet the current situation

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David White

Asper School of Business

Asper Alumnus Awarded Prestigious Supply Chain Designation

November 3, 2020 — 
Supply Chain Canada inducts Asper Alum David White [BComm(Hons)/90, CA/93] as a 2020 Fellow Supply Chain Management Professional™

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Four Asper Co-Op students and their mentor at standing around a desk and smiling in an office.

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Five reasons to hire an Asper co-op student

November 2, 2020 — 
Our Asper students are eager to get out into their fields and contribute to the business community. Each fall we have more than 100 students join our co-op program, making us one of the University of Manitoba’s largest co-operative education programs.

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Asper’s First EDI Panel Reveals Room for Growth

October 29, 2020 — 
Students, faculty, staff and alumni attended the Asper School of Business’ first equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) orientation panel discussion on October 8, 2020.

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Picture of University of Manitoba Professor, Dr. Zhenzhen

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Investigating risk and return

October 29, 2020 — 
Dr. Zhenzhen Fan, an Assistant Professor at the Asper School of Business, recently had her paper Moment Risk Premia and Stock Return Predictability published in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA). With a reputation as one of the top finance journals on the market, being placed in this publication is a significant academic achievement. According to Cambridge University Press, “the JFQA prints less than 9% of the more than 1,000 manuscripts submitted annually.”

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Picture of a woman smiling with her arms crossed. She is wearing a pink blazer and black shirt.

Acquisition International: Alumna named best wealth management businesswoman

October 26, 2020 — 
Asper Alumna named Canada's best wealth management businesswoman.


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