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Update on ongoing sewer crossing repair at Fort Garry Bridge

February 21, 2024 — 
To support the repair work City officials have requested that residences and businesses in South Winnipeg reduce their water use, including the University of Manitoba.

Library Life Pulse Survey

Libraries

Taking the pulse of the Libraries

February 20, 2024 — 
The University Libraries would like your help to gain some insight about how you use the Libraries’ facilities as well our services and collections. 

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A group of UM campus community members gather indoors in chairs for a Louis Riel Day celebration.

Indigenous

Celebrating Louis Riel

February 6, 2024 — 
This year’s Louis Riel Day marks the first celebration since the introduction of a bill to recognize Riel as Manitoba’s honorary first premier. UM Today spoke with three members of the Métis community at the University of Manitoba about the significance of the recognition. 

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A man is wrapped in a star blanket by two Elders at a recognition ceremony.

Indigenous

Call for nominations: Honouring our Indigenous Campus Community

February 2, 2024 — 
The Office of the Vice-President (Indigenous) is delighted to once again offer an opportunity to honour and celebrate the members of the Indigenous campus community at UM that are working each day to make a difference at this university.  In its eighth year, the Honouring our Indigenous Campus Community recognition ceremony is a celebration of the outstanding achievements and contributions of Indigenous students, faculty and support staff across UM campuses. 

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Angie Bruce wearing a black jacket and fuchsia top and wearing beaded earrings.

Indigenous

Angie Bruce appointed UM’s new Vice-President (Indigenous)

February 1, 2024 — 
Angie Bruce has been appointed Vice-President (Indigenous) of the University of Manitoba. Her term commenced February 1, 2024.

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‘Basketball has saved my life so many times’

January 19, 2024 — 
Forward Emily Mandamin, a proud member of Iskatewizaagegan 39 Independent First Nation [also known as Shoal Lake #39] is tossing up shots on the far court.

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Students

HerSTEAM: Navigating challenges, igniting progress

January 19, 2024 — 
Event inviting people to attend panel discussion on women in STEAM

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Snow covers the ground and trees stand in the Quad in winter 2022, with Tier Building in the background. // Photo from Jack Rach

The 2025 Governance Master Schedule is now available

January 8, 2024 — 
The 2025 Governance Master Schedule is now available and can be found on the University of Manitoba Governance website.

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student joyful under snowfall

Here’s to a great term, president cheers

January 8, 2024 — 
Welcome back and Happy New Year!

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Students

Live in a new country. Learn a new language. Work in a new culture.

December 20, 2023 — 
University of Manitoba undergraduate students are invited to apply for the McCall McBain Foundation International Fellowship. This award provides up to $30,000 in funding to pursue a year abroad, departing in the summer of 2024.

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