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The SVRC's office welcome space is full of comfy chairs and colourful pillows, helpful pamphlets. A selection of teas are lined up beside a kettle. There is red rope art displayed on the wall. It is comfortable and inviting.

Workshop registration now open: Responding to Disclosures of Sexual Violence

October 3, 2023 — 
Initially offered in 2017, Responding to Disclosures continues to be a valuable workshop designed to help faculty and staff members prepare for a situation in which someone discloses an experience of sexual violence to them.

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October is Student Success Month

September 28, 2023 — 
October is Student Success Month!

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New group on healing racialized trauma available to BIBOC students

September 22, 2023 — 
Racialized trauma is the emotional and physical effects of racism, discrimination and race-based traumatic stress and distress against people of colour. This group will run every Tuesday (1:00 – 2:15 PM) from October 17 to November 17, 2023

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A blonde student with glasses wearing a grey UM hoodie smiles as they look into the distance. They are standing in front of Brodie Centre on UM's Bannatyne Campus.


UM General Bursary supports students in need of a financial boost

September 18, 2023 — 
Every year, bursaries provide financial supports that allow students to further their education and better enhance their university experience. Applications for a variety of bursaries are now available for the 2023-24 academic year.

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Students Morgan Hanson-Oliveira and Reem Elmahi.

Making connections on campus

August 28, 2023 — 
Student educators for Office of Human Rights and Conflict Management help others feel safe and connected

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A UM graduate stands between the UM President and Vice-President (Indigenous), holding her diploma, at the graduation pow wow.


UM’s Blankstein Momentum Program assists in student success

June 23, 2023 — 
The Blankstein Momentum Program, offered by the Indigenous Student Centre, connects Indigenous students to UM resources they may not have known of or actively sought out on their own. Momentum uses a holistic approach that includes biweekly workshops (September – March), advisor meetings, access to tutors, group activities and cultural/spiritual care.

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Birdseye view of parents and childs hands over a laptop keyboard.


Celebrating student-parents at UM

April 3, 2023 — 
Celebrating Student Parents at UM


Three students study together in a booth. Two other students stand chatting in the background. They are all wearing KN-95 masks.


Study smart and prioritize self-care

April 3, 2023 — 
It’s almost time for the end of term and final exams. Whether it’s your first time or you’ve written many exams, everyone can use new strategies for studying and self-care.

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Exam room at Bannatyne clinic


Get to know UM’s Student Support services

March 13, 2023 — 
Being in university is a time of new beginnings, challenging experiences and life-changing events. Explore the student support systems in place to help: Health and Wellness and University Health Service.

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A winter scene on campus. The University's admin building stands in the background. It the foreground, there is a bare tree and a clump of dried out prairie grass.


Get to Know UM’s Student Support services

March 6, 2023 — 
Being in university is a time of new beginnings, challenging experiences and life-changing events. Explore the student support systems in place to help: Student Advocacy and Case Management, Student Accessibility Services

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