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Helen Glass Centre for Nursing

Update on UM’s 22/23 provincial grant

February 24, 2022 — 
The University of Manitoba has received an increase to our provincial operating grant to support the proposed expansion of nursing seats in the College of Nursing

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Needle injection.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

UM institute leads ‘momentous’ vaccine rollout to First Nations at request of federal government

March 12, 2021 — 
In a landmark acknowledgment of the growing health-care autonomy of Indigenous Peoples, the federal government has given an Indigenous health institute at the University of Manitoba responsibility for leading the COVID-19 vaccination project in all 63 Manitoba First Nations

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Administration Building - July 2019

Research and International

UM researchers eligible for new federal government support

May 15, 2020 — 
“This new support from the federal government will allow essential research being done at UM to continue during the pandemic”

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Government steps up to support students through COVID crisis

April 23, 2020 — 
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau unveiled the government’s comprehensive support for post-secondary students and recent graduates.

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UM Alum Julie Olivier with SAFE Place project collaborators

Faculty of Social Work

Manitoba government investing in ICSWP student project

January 29, 2020 — 
The Manitoba government will be investing $3.8 million to expand Neecheewam Inc.’s Winnipeg facility and improve access to Indigenous-led healing, care, and treatment services to sexually exploited youth.

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University of Manitoba injects $2.4 billion into city and province

December 2, 2019 — 
Jobs, tax base, economic development and tourism among direct benefits from University of Manitoba

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Arctic water. // Image from Pixabay.

Federal government funds U of M research into oil spill responses

August 12, 2019 — 
Seven U of M research projects aimed at testing new technologies and techniques to improve our responses to oil spills have been funded by the federal government

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The June 11, 2019 announcement of support from the province.

New support for future leaders

June 11, 2019 — 
Province invests $2.5M in James W. Burns Leadership Institute

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Parliament buildings in winter

President Barnard’s comments on the federal budget

March 19, 2019 — 
'This new budget recognizes the contributions universities like ours make'

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Manitoba legislature.

President Barnard comments on provincial budget

March 7, 2019 — 
The Manitoba government released its budget on March 7, 2019.

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