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Admin building in winter

What’s open on both campuses, as of Jan. 18

December 18, 2020 — 
Here's your updated list for the status of campus businesses and services, including UMSU University Centre.

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Arctic water. // Image from Pixabay.

Office of Sustainability

UM commits to carbon neutrality by 2050

December 10, 2020 — 
The University of Manitoba has officially signed the Global University and Colleges Climate Letter, which acknowledges that our planet and climate are in a state of emergency.

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Office of Sustainability

Buy nothing, or buy local

November 24, 2020 — 
Our planet’s natural resources are being exhausted to meet the demand of over-consumptive societies, rather than being conserved to sustain future generations and ourselves.

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Student visiting Career Services


It’s your career and you’re the main character

November 20, 2020 — 
Your career story will have twists and turns. And when you’re in the middle of the action, it can sometimes feel difficult to make sense of it all or envision what you want to happen next. That’s where your Career Consultant comes in.

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A person meditates on a dock looking towards a lake. // Image from Pixabay

Wellness tips for staff and faculty during COVID-19

November 4, 2020 — 
It is more important than ever to pay attention to your well-being.

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The Sustainability Strategy 2016 - 2018 highlights research into organic waste management solutions and reducing our waste output to landfill as priority actions

Office of Sustainability

New Waste Reduction and Management Plan in development

November 2, 2020 — 
The University of Manitoba is committed to operating an efficient campus that is continually working to be more sustainable. As part of the Sustainability Strategy 2019-2023, the Office of Sustainability is developing a Waste Reduction & Management Plan (WRMP), which will help UM work toward a zero-waste system. UM community invited to participate in waste reduction and management survey.

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iphone with new website

A year after launch, new UM website offers community-wide benefits, improved communications

October 13, 2020 — 
An update on the Next Generation Website Experience (NGWE) project

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Office of Sustainability

Celebrating energy efficiency at UM and at home

October 6, 2020 — 
National Energy Efficiency Day (Oct. 7) celebrates the importance of increasing our energy efficiency to reduce consumption and greenhouse gases.

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Information Services and Technology

Multi-factor authentication will add additional security

October 6, 2020 — 
Multi-factor authentication (MFA) is coming to the UM. This is great news because it means better security for our systems and data.

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Office of Sustainability

Celebrate Sustainability Month at the University of Manitoba

September 30, 2020 — 
You are invited to participate in a variety of virtual green-focused initiatives throughout October!

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