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The Bentwood Box at National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation.

What the path to Reconciliation requires

February 10, 2021 — 
You need to see this

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Looking out over clouds and the wing of an airplane in flight. // Image from Pixabay

Non-essential travel discouraged, 14-day quarantine in place

February 10, 2021 — 
Travel checklist: Insurance and HR implications for post-travel quarantine

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People of various abilities on campus

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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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UM admin building and sunrise

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Popular Vacation Purchase Plan (VPP) available for 2021/2022

February 2, 2021 — 
The 2021/2022 vacation purchase plan provides eligible employees with an opportunity to purchase one to 10 days of vacation in addition to their current vacation allotment.


Winter on Fort Garry campus, looking at walkway along UMSU University Centre and towards the Administration Building.

UM listed among Canada’s top 100 employers by Forbes Magazine

January 29, 2021 — 
The University of Manitoba has been listed as one of Canada’s Top Employers according to a new survey

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Black History Month Event

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UM celebrates Black History Month

January 29, 2021 — 
UM Black Alliance (UMBA) invited all students, faculty, staff, alumni and the community at large to attend the University of Manitoba’s Black History Month Forum

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File photo of Fort Garry campus in winter, next to the Elizabth Dafoe Libray, looking towards the Buller Building.

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Moving forward as a strong, healthy community

January 22, 2021 — 
The University of Manitoba offers a wealth of wellness programming and services for faculty and staff throughout the year. Many can be accessed online, and can provide both individual and unit support.

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Bell let's talk toque

Now more than ever, let’s talk

January 19, 2021 — 
This year, the University of Manitoba will once again be one of over 200 post-secondary institutions across Canada to join the world’s largest mental health conversation with Bell Let’s Talk

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UM admin building and sunrise

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UM Anniversary Awards 2020

December 1, 2020 — 
The annual event thanks celebrants for their hard work and valued contributions in making UM an outstanding learning and working environment. 

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Career Month Graphic Books


Arts jobs in the business and finance industry

November 5, 2020 — 
As a student in the Faculty of Arts, you are gaining many marketable skills from your degree. If you are pursuing a liberal arts education and have a passion for business, here are a sample of some really cool business occupations commonly performed by Arts graduates.

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