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UM improves on STARS Gold rating for sustainability achievements

November 7, 2022 — 
The University of Manitoba has earned a STARS gold rating for a second time in recognition of its sustainability achievements from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). STARS, the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS) is a transparent, self-reporting framework for post-secondary institutions to measure their sustainability performance. UM’s 2022 STARS report is publicly available on the STARS website.

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The Celebrating Women in Engineering Display inside the engineering complex atrium.

Price Faculty of Engineering

Nominate an outstanding woman in engineering today

October 27, 2022 — 
We invite members of our community to nominate women in engineering who have contributed greatly to the engineering profession and who model the best of engineering to others, to appear as one of the six feature profiles on the Celebrating Women in Engineering Wall inside EITC.

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Dr. Digvir Jayas with Her Excellency the Right Honourable Governor General Mary Simon

Celebrated research advocate invested in Order of Canada

October 21, 2022 — 
Dr. Digvir Jayas, who completed his most recent term as Vice-President (Research and International) was invested as an Officer of the Order of Canada on October 20, 2022.

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Human Resources

Faculty and staff contributions recognized with anniversary awards

October 20, 2022 — 
Over 800 employees celebrated for 5, 10, 15, 20, 30, 35, 40, 45, 50 and 60 years of service

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Contract Cheating: All risk no reward

October 17, 2022 — 
International Day of Action Against Contract Cheating

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Information Services and Technology

Can you smell a phish?

October 14, 2022 — 
Cyber Security Awareness Month is an important time to reflect, as individuals and as an organization, on how we can protect ourselves and our loved ones online. Phishing is one of the most common cyber threats affecting Canadians. That’s why we want to help our university community learn more about phishing and how to protect ourselves and the people in our lives. 


President’s message on search to fill Vice-President (External)

October 14, 2022 — 
The search process to formally fill the role of Vice-President (External) has begun.

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Protecting UM from fraud and financial irregularities

October 12, 2022 — 
New reporting policy and online course; complete by Nov. 18

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Budget town hall gathering

Budget survey: Provide your input

October 6, 2022 — 
Share feedback, provide your perspective on budget priorities

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Central energy plant on Fort Garry campus.


Celebrate Energy Efficiency Day

October 5, 2022 — 
In celebration of Energy Efficiency Day, learn what UM is doing to increase energy efficiency on campus, and identify actions you can take at home

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