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Career Month


Students! Engage in your career

October 22, 2021 — 
UM is hosting 20+ events and workshops this year for Career Month.


Bisons student-athletes pictured in ALC Agora

Bisons raise academic bar for fifth straight year

October 22, 2021 — 
At the completion of the 2020-21 season, 188 of the 360 University of Manitoba student-athletes qualified for U SPORTS Academic All-Canadian status

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Student Success Month


Shared experiences: Take advantage of UM student supports

October 22, 2021 — 
Beginning with the decision to attend the University of Manitoba, undergraduate students Prerna and Chloe both utilized student supports throughout their studies and made the best of their university experiences.

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Office of Sustainability

October is GoTober

October 21, 2021 — 
October is GoTober at GoManitoba, and this year we invite the UM community to try something new and take the pledge to convert Just One Trip each week to a more sustainable mode, like carpooling, transit, biking or walking.

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A person with dark curly hair wearing a black face mask sits at a picnic table on campus. They are holding a cell phone and have an open book and laptop in front of them. They are looking off to the left of the camera.


Message from Laurie M. Schnarr, Vice-Provost (Students) – Oct. 20

October 20, 2021 — 
Dear Students, You have likely heard that the University of Manitoba Faculty Association (UMFA) has voted to give the union a strike mandate. Understandably, you will have questions about what this means for you.

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Tier Building with autumn leaves in yellow on Fort Garry campus.

Bargaining to continue following UMFA strike mandate

October 19, 2021 — 
A message from President Michael Benarroch

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Graphic of person holding a certificate with the text Get Hired


Get Hired! Week of October 18

October 18, 2021 — 
Are you looking for work, trying to get that first job, or want to gain experience in your field of study? You won’t want to miss the weekly edition of Get Hired, by Career Services!

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Contract cheating can start at an early age

October 18, 2021 — 
At the university, contract cheating is taken seriously whether you are a student submitting a paper written by someone else, or a researcher taking credit for another researcher’s work. Contract cheating has serious consequences for your reputation and for your career.


Office of Sustainability

Play The World’s Future: A Sustainable Development Goals Game

October 15, 2021 — 
The University of Manitoba community is invited to register to play The World’s Future: A Sustainable Development Goals game, a unique social simulation game developed by the Centre for Systems Solutions.

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Student Chioma Nwagbo outside the Helen Glass Centre for Nursing at Fort Garry campus.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

COVID throws curve for new nurses, student researcher learns

October 14, 2021 — 
Newly graduated nurses are dealing with a higher level of stress and anxiety as they join the workforce in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic, a third-year international student in the College of Nursing, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences learned this summer.

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