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Office of Sustainability

Play The World’s Future: A Sustainable Development Goals Game

October 15, 2021 — 
The University of Manitoba community is invited to register to play The World’s Future: A Sustainable Development Goals game, a unique social simulation game developed by the Centre for Systems Solutions.

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Office of Sustainability

New sustainability course launches on UM Learn

October 5, 2021 — 
Just in time for Sustainability Month, the Office of Sustainability has released a short course on UM Learn available to all community members

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Office of Sustainability

Get ready, get set for Sustainability Month at UM

September 28, 2021 — 
Celebrate a sustainable future by participating in a variety of virtual green events and activities throughout the month of October

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Nominate a colleague for UM honours

September 25, 2021 — 
Call for nominations for: Distinguished Professor; Emeriti; Distinguished Service; Honorary Degree; Peter D. Curry Chancellor’s Award

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Office of Sustainability

UM ReShop moving online

September 20, 2021 — 
Through the ReShop Online, UM can continue to reduce its waste and serve our community in a sustainable way

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Portrait of Dr. James Blanchard.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Dr. James Blanchard to give Class of 1972 Arnold Naimark Lecture

September 13, 2021 — 
University of Manitoba professor Dr. James Blanchard will give this year’s Class of 1972 Arnold Naimark Lecture in Medicine and Society virtually on Sept. 17 at 12 p.m.

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a headshot of Diane Hiebert-Murphy

Open letter to faculty and staff from the Provost

September 10, 2021 — 
Dear Colleagues, As we look ahead to a new academic year, I am full of hope. COVID-19 has required us to work and learn in different ways. It has been inspiring to see how this community has come together over the past year and a half.

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Dr. Brian Rice


Mohawk scholar believes experiential learning provides a deeper appreciation for the land

September 7, 2021 — 
Dr. Brian Rice's relationship to learning was transformed while completing his dissertation on the land

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The turtle, where sacred fires were lit in front of the NCTR

UM will recognize the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

September 1, 2021 — 
A message from President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Michael Benarroch; Vice-President (Indigenous) Dr. Catherine Cook; and National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation Executive Director Stephanie Scott

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Dr. Brian Hennen stands beside a painted portrait of himself that hangs on a paneled wall.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

UM mourns passing of Dr. Brian Hennen, former dean of medicine

September 1, 2021 — 
Dr. Brian Postl, dean of the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, is saddened to announce the passing of Dr. Brian Hennen, former University of Manitoba dean of medicine, on Aug. 30.

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