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Faculty and Staff News Archive

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Faculty, Staff, and Retirees Campaign provides needed support for our students

March 1, 2021 — 
Contributions to COVID-19 UM Student Technology Fund crucial to students’ success

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Endowment Fund

Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Endowment Fund application deadline extended

February 25, 2021 — 
Funding is available for a wide variety of worthy projects and programs

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Assistant Professor Lori Blondeau

Wpg Free Press: Honouring her history

February 24, 2021 — 
Assistant professor in the School of Art recognized by the Governor General of Canada and the Canada Council of the Arts for contributions


Office of Sustainability

Sustainability Day: Taking action for the Sustainable Development Goals

February 17, 2021 — 
UM community invited to participate in full-day virtual program

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Price Faculty of Engineering

Dr. Malcolm Xing to be inducted into medical and biological engineering elite

February 15, 2021 — 
Dr. Xing is a Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Biochemistry and Medical Genetics at the University of Manitoba. He was nominated, reviewed, and elected by peers and members of the College of Fellows for outstanding contributions to biomaterials design and their applications in therapeutics.

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The Bentwood Box at National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation.

‘Our Path to Reconciliation’ workshop now open to staff and faculty 

February 10, 2021 — 
Each one of us is responsible for reconciliation

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People of various abilities on campus

Human Resources

Online accessible employment training modules now available

February 9, 2021 — 
Newly launched UM accessibility training will cover the requirements of the provincial Employment Standard of the Accessibility for Manitobans Act (AMA). The standard came into effect on May 1, 2019 and must be fully implemented by May 1, 2021.

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Third year med student Megan Sorokopud-Jones

UM community adapts to face COVID-19 challenges

February 5, 2021 — 
Researchers, alumni, donors, faculty and students respond with leadership

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Image of woman wearing a COVID mask. This photo appears on the cover of the EDI-COVID supports handbook.

Upholding the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusion during COVID-19

February 3, 2021 — 
The handbook provides a multitude of resources, while building awareness of the impact of COVID-19 on communities

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The many ways the Sexual Violence Resource Centre offers help

February 2, 2021 — 
Provides education, resources, and other information regarding sexual violence for all students, faculty, and staff members

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