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Welcome to Winter Term 2023

January 9, 2023 — 
Find out how to get involved and stay connected outside of formal classes through programs, events, and activities that have been planned throughout January.

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Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning

YuJa Video and Panorama introduce new features to make your work more accessible

December 14, 2022 — 
YuJa Video and Panorama Digital Accessibility are constantly adding new features to help you make your work as accessible as possible. 

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Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning

Panorama accessibility tool launches in UM Learn

June 23, 2022 — 
Panorama is now live in UM Learn to help you make your course materials as accessible as possible.

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Students in masks walking in the tunnels \\ Photo by Mike Latschislaw

Campus accessibility for you

June 10, 2022 — 
Survey seeks your feedback on UM tunnel wayfinding signage

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Alternative reading formats such as braille or e-text materials are also available through Student Accessibility Services


Find out how Student Accessibility Services (SAS) can support you

January 26, 2021 — 
Providing an inclusive and accessible learning environment for all students is essential to success at the University of Manitoba, not only in academic standing but all elements of the post-secondary experience

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Tips for final exams

November 25, 2019 — 
Plan your study time, take care of yourself and put your best foot forward with exam policy, prep and study tips from the experts

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The Student Accessibility Services Peer-Mentor Program is in full swing!

December 5, 2018 — 
Over the last few terms Student Accessibility Services (SAS) has seen a high demand for a one-on-one peer meetup service

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Human Resources

Design an innovative solution to reduce barriers to accessibility

April 17, 2018 — 
All University of Manitoba students are invited to use their creativity to develop innovative, cost-effective and practical solutions to reduce accessibility barriers at the Fort Garry and Bannatyne campuses.

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Helping wellness succeed

March 27, 2018 — 
Five grants have been awarded to enrich the University of Manitoba's campus mental health strategy.

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CBC: Disabled by anxiety: Accommodations on the rise for students at Manitoba post-secondary schools

February 2, 2018 — 
The most recent data available for the University of Manitoba says between 2011 and 2016, 24 per cent more tests and exams required adjustments for a student's disability.


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