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Associates Fellow in finance explores race, gender and neurodivergence and financial outcomes

April 17, 2024 — 
Asper associate professor and The Associates Fellow in Finance, Chi Liao is an expert in behavioural finance, engaging with datasets and psychology, sociology and other social sciences to tackle these questions. She seeks to understand how broader social phenomena affect individual behaviours in financial decision-making and ultimately financial outcomes.

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Attend the 2024 IDEA Student Presentation with business icon Gerry Price

April 15, 2024 — 
The Associates of the Asper School of Business invite UM students to meet one of Manitoba’s most influential business leaders and one of UM’s most dedicated alumni. On May 30, 2024, Gerry Price [BSc/70, MSc/72, LLD/17], the 2024 International Distinguished Entrepreneur Award (IDEA) recipient, will share his impressive career journey, followed by a Q&A facilitated by the Asper School of Business Commerce Student’s Association President, Melani Fernando.

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BComm Spotlight

April 12, 2024 — 
Asper BComm student Gilbert Eretchabor is currently working hard to revitalize the University of Manitoba Supply Chain Organization (UMSCO) as president and is a passionate advocate for the field. Supply chain isn’t something that Eretchabor pursued from the start of his degree, but some cogent advice from the Dean helped him see his future (and his past) in supply chain.

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CBC, The National: Another Boeing whistleblower comes forward with safety concerns

April 11, 2024 — 
Another Boeing whistleblower comes forward with safety concerns

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Asper undergraduate team wins first place in not-for-profit case competition and gives back

April 1, 2024 — 
Asper students Joshua Peterson, Tyler Roslinsky, Taylor Bially and Sanjana Sabu won first prize at the Alberta Not-for-Profit’s External Case Competition this February, bringing home a $1,500 cash prize, which they donated back to the not-for-profit organization that helped them prepare for the competition.

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CTV Winnipeg: ‘Cuckoo for cocoa’: Chocolate prices on the rise ahead of Easter

March 27, 2024 — 
CTV Winnipeg: 'Cuckoo for cocoa': Chocolate prices on the rise ahead of Easter

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Global News Winnipeg: Winnipeg gas stations without gas? Expert says ‘it’s not a crisis’

March 22, 2024 — 
Global News Winnipeg: Winnipeg gas stations without gas? Expert says ‘it’s not a crisis’

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Winnipeg Free Press: Bang for the buck, or down-market dross?

March 22, 2024 — 
Winnipeg Free Press: Bang for the buck, or down-market dross?

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BComm Spotlight

March 8, 2024 — 
Fidelia De Souza has always known that a CPA designation is her dream destination, and she’s started on a number of paths to getting there, always applying a more exploratory than prescriptive approach, but guided by a true passion for the practice of accounting.

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Where community begins

March 6, 2024 — 
Ashley Richard [BComm(Hons)/17], who is now Lead of Women Entrepreneurship Knowledge Hub (WEKH), Indigenous, can recall many connections that began at Asper through IBEP, made with people that she still actively works or keeps in touch with.

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