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People planting a tree at UM Fort Garry campus.

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Planting the seedling of exchange

July 26, 2022 — 
To honour the spirit of McGill’s gift to UM and to recognize the learning exchange program, the committee planted a tree along Curry Place.

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Most HR information systems have now moved online

July 26, 2022 — 
Successful VIP-8G rollout with training and guides available

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Parent and baby playing

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Family Centre opening after COVID delay

May 31, 2022 — 
After two years of delay, the Family Centre has opened its doors to Rady Faculty of Health Sciences students, staff and faculty.

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Students walk in front of Administration building

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University/UMFA Anomalies Committee now receiving applications

May 20, 2022 — 
The Joint University/UMFA Anomalies Committee will consider applications to correct anomalies in base salaries of UMFA Members. 


How to THRIVE? Let’s count the ways

May 16, 2022 — 
Plan to attend UM's work and learning event this May

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Why does equity, diversity and inclusion matter?

May 11, 2022 — 
Plan to attend the THRIVE keynote and other EDI offerings

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THRIVE virtual learning and wellness event

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Learn, grow and THRIVE!

April 26, 2022 — 
UM’s THRIVE series helps employees find the balance, connection and new skills to flourish while living, working and leading.

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A goose on Fort Garry campus, surrounded by snow. // Image from Melyssa Ward

UM will temporarily move to remote operations in response to snowstorm

April 12, 2022 — 
In light of the forecasted major Spring storm, UM will move to remote operations for Wednesday, April 13 and Thursday, April 14

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UM’s Flexible Work Arrangement for Summer 2022

April 6, 2022 — 
As President Benarroch noted in his March 23 message, UM is cautiously increasing in-person activity. We have eased some restrictions and the current plan is that, with the exception of approved distance education (DE) courses, Summer Term classes will be held in-person. In order to fully support the increased in-person instruction on campus, some employees have already begun their return to campus and others will be required to return after the end of Winter Term.


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Checking-in on your mental health

March 15, 2022 — 
It is important to check in with ourselves and with those around us in regard to mental health.

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