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Dr. Marcia Friesen, Dr. Kelley Main, Dr. David Mandzuk, Dr. Diane Hiebert-Murphy

January 2021 leadership announcements

January 11, 2021 — 
UM is pleased to announce dean, acting deans, and vice-provost appointments and extensions


January 2021 UM Virtual Community Events

January 5, 2021 — 
Discover UM’s wide range of January 2021 virtual community events that are open to all.

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Erwin Huebner

Faculty of Science

Science and Art: Exploration, Imagination and Innovation – with Erwin Huebner

December 10, 2020 — 
Please join Professor Emeritus Erwin Huebner on Wednesday, December 16th at 3:30 pm for his lecture, entitled “Science and Art: Exploration, Imagination and Innovation – Artist Books Inspired by Science”.

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Winter on Fort Garry campus, looking at walkway along UMSU University Centre and towards the Administration Building.

Final agreement reached between UM and UMFA

November 21, 2020 — 
The agreement is now final and classes continue as normal

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Faculty of Science

SnuggleBot: a new cuddly companion

November 18, 2020 — 
Introducing the 'Snugglebot' a cuddly robotic companion, that needs your love and attention

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Admin building in winter

A message from Janice Ristock, Provost and Vice-President (Academic), on new UM health and safety measures 

November 10, 2020 — 
The health and safety of the UM community continues to be our top priority, as well as students’ ability to complete their approved in-person activities, and faculty members’ ability to conduct essential research.

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digital agriculture equipment in a truck with operator on a field of crops

Research and International

Academics and industry tackle digital agriculture challenges

November 4, 2020 — 
Manitoba's first AIMday event brought together academic researcher and industry reps to discuss challenges in digital agriculture and develop pathways to new collaborations

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Students in masks on UM's Fort Garry campus.

UM responds to critical (red) level with enhanced restrictions

November 1, 2020 — 
In addition to new Provincial restrictions, the UM will be introducing new measures to ensure the health and safety of our community.


The Administration building with snow on the ground

UM update on UMFA negotiations

October 30, 2020 — 
"Our priority is doing what we can to prevent any further disruption to students’ lives."

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UM Virtual Community Events – November and December 2020

October 30, 2020 — 
Explore our events listing and share it with your neighbours, friends and family and join in – online – to learn, to enjoy and to connect. 


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