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Faculty of Law

“The Surveillant University”: Law Faculty’s Distinguished Visiting Lecturer to address controversial topic of remote proctoring

March 4, 2022 — 
With final exams a little over a month away, the last topic being covered in the Faculty of Law’s Distinguished Visitors Lecture Series could not be more relevant. Speaking on “The Surveillant University: Remote Proctoring, AI and Human Rights,” Dr. Teresa Scassa, Canada Research Chair in Information Law and Policy at the University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law - Common Law Section, joins us at a virtual Robson Hall March 8 at 12:00 p.m. via Zoom. This talk is open to all members of the University of Manitoba community interested in human rights and exam surveillance.

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Studying tips from a fourth-year student

December 13, 2021 — 
Learn about techniques that work for one Healthy U volunteer


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New resource will help with navigating online exams

June 21, 2021 — 
Exam time is challenging, and it’s even more so when those exams are virtual. A resource has been created to help guide students through the online exam process, from general exam preparation, best practices for online exams, and technical tips for prior to exams, and during.


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Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning

Mitigating exam stress a high priority for the university

January 29, 2021 — 
Exams are a stressful time for students, and the move to online exams adds another unknown to the equation. Ensuring a very smooth online exam experience was of paramount importance for the university. IST and the Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning did a lot of planning and preparation to make this happen.

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You got this!

December 14, 2020 — 
UM Libraries can help with last minute term papers and exams right to the end of term. Also, here are the Ask Us online chat and return hours to end of term.

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Studying 101: tips from Academic Learning Centre tutors

April 20, 2020 — 
Not sure how to study for an online exam? UM Today caught up with six of the Academic Learning Centre’s tutors to talk about various strategies to prepare for an exam. Follow these study tips to make your best grade! 

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‘Tis the season: Dealing with the stress of impending exams

November 19, 2019 — 
Getting through a stressful time is all about balance

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Keeping academic integrity in mind for exams

April 15, 2019 — 
Academic integrity is very important to students, staff, and the university as a whole

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Aurora down on Saturday, April 13

April 9, 2019 — 
Exam schedules can be accessed on this page

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