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Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

If you see it, you can be it

November 20, 2020 — 
Activity book features women in agriculture, science


Tina Chen and a group of women studying a photo as part of a gallery exhibit.

Faculty of Arts

A commitment to community, collaboration and mentorship

November 10, 2020 — 
Dr. Tina Mai Chen, a Distinguished Professor and Head of the department of History in the Faculty of Arts is a recipient of the 2019-2020 University of Manitoba Dr. and Mrs. Ralph Campbell Outreach Award.

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COVID-19 testing site in UM Smartpark

COVID-19 testing site in UM Smartpark opens Nov. 8

November 4, 2020 — 
As announced by the province, a drive-up COVID-19 testing site will be opening on the Fort Garry campus of the University of Manitoba on Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020

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cross with poppy

Days of Remembrance

November 4, 2020 — 
UM pauses to acknowledge those who gave of their service and their lives in the hope of peace

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An Indigenous woman brushes her baby's teeth.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

UM partners with Indigenous communities to reduce kids’ tooth decay

November 2, 2020 — 
A research project that will strive to reduce the high rate of early childhood tooth decay among First Nations and Métis children in Manitoba has been awarded a grant of nearly $1.5 million

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The Sustainability Strategy 2016 - 2018 highlights research into organic waste management solutions and reducing our waste output to landfill as priority actions

Office of Sustainability

New Waste Reduction and Management Plan in development

November 2, 2020 — 
The University of Manitoba is committed to operating an efficient campus that is continually working to be more sustainable. As part of the Sustainability Strategy 2019-2023, the Office of Sustainability is developing a Waste Reduction & Management Plan (WRMP), which will help UM work toward a zero-waste system. UM community invited to participate in waste reduction and management survey.

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Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Certificate of Merit call for nominations now open

November 1, 2020 — 
Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences annual award recognizes community leaders

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Don Flaten speaks to field tour

Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

A lifetime of outreach and community engagement

October 23, 2020 — 
Dr. Don Flaten has been named recipient of the Dr. and Mrs. Ralph Campbell Outreach Award

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Prairie Design Lab

Faculty of Architecture

Faculty of Architecture launches new Podcast to celebrate ideas, design and culture

October 15, 2020 — 
PRAIRIE DESIGN LAB a podcast on ideas, design, and culture by the Faculty of Architecture University of Manitoba and Terry MacLeod

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Dr. Catherine Cook in Migizii Agamik


Get to know Dr. Catherine Cook

October 13, 2020 — 
UM Today sat down with Dr. Catherine Cook to learn what she hopes to accomplish in her pivotal role as vice-president (Indigenous).

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