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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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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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Fort Garry campus in winter, showing Tier Building. // Photo from Chris Reid

Message from Laurie M. Schnarr, Vice-Provost (Students) – Dec. 12, 2022

December 12, 2022 — 
As you navigate the exam period, I wanted to share some resources that I hope will be helpful and offer some ideas to make the most of the winter break.


A winter tableau with red apples, pine cones, pine branches and a latte topped with a design in red-tinted foam.


Make the most of your holiday break

December 8, 2022 — 
The holiday break can be a wonderful time to relax but it can also be a recipe for stress. Get what you need most this holiday season by keeping these stress-busting tips in mind.

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Interest-Free Student Loans provide a boost to students struggling financially

November 7, 2022 — 
The University of Manitoba and the Government of Canada have made additional financial supports available to students who are struggling financially.

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Message from Laurie M. Schnarr, Vice-Provost (Students) – Sept. 7

September 7, 2022 — 
A message from Laurie M. Schnarr, Vice-Provost (Students)


Students seated and studying at picnic tables outdoors


Welcome to Summer Term, Bisons!

May 9, 2022 — 
For those of you studying over Summer Term, we are beyond excited to welcome you back! We have missed your energy on campus these past two years and are looking forward to seeing you in person.

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Ukraine flag is shown on flag pole. // Image from Piqsels

UM expands supports for students impacted by conflict in Ukraine

March 15, 2022 — 
Working group established to identify issues and explore next steps

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Food Bank Dec 2021

Donor Relations

UM Food Bank continues to be a crucial resource for students in need

December 14, 2021 — 
Whether it’s problems from the pandemic, rising grocery prices, or the Christmas cost crunch, basic food needs should never be a barrier to success – an issue the UM Food Bank has been helping to address for decades now

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