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Voting is open for the alumni representative on the University of Manitoba Board of Governors

The 2021 Governance Master Schedule is now available

January 8, 2020 — 
Includes all scheduled Senate, Board of Governors, and Committee meeting dates and submission deadlines

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2019 Awards of Excellence Celebrants

Human Resources

Nominate staff for awards of excellence

January 7, 2020 — 
All staff in service, support and administrative roles are eligible for an award to recognize excellence in their work.

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Classroom, people and food


Apply now for a Success Through Wellness Grant

January 6, 2020 — 
Staff, faculty, and students can all apply for a grant to fund an initiative or program that will improve the mental health and wellbeing of the UM community during the 2020-21 academic year

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Student participants in the 2019 Indigenous Summer Student Internship Program

Human Resources

Faculties and units can participate in the 2020 Indigenous summer student internship program

December 17, 2019 — 
Fifty per cent of interns’ salary will be reimbursed through human resources, while the host faculties or units are responsible for covering the remaining cost.

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People of various abilities on campus

Human Resources

Workplace accessibility FAQs: emergency response information

December 16, 2019 — 
Current faculty and staff with a disability that may affect their ability to remain safe in an emergency are asked to fill out the confidential Employee Emergency Information Worksheet on the human resources website before January 3, 2020.

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Students walk by the Administration Building

Travel Services & Expense Management Steering Committee – Post Implementation Review

December 10, 2019 — 
'We continue to realize the benefits of the Steering Committee’s initial work and I look forward to their continued attention to this project'


Office of Sustainability

UM Sustainability Awards

December 8, 2019 — 
The UM Sustainability Awards recognize and celebrate the collaborative efforts of students, staff and faculty to advance our campus commitment to excellence and leadership in sustainability.

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Research Administration System Project

Research and International

Innovating Research Administration Systems

November 27, 2019 — 
Research grants and contracts, both pre- and post-award management – will be moving to a paperless, single sign-on software system beginning in mid-2020.

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Winter Admin

Traffic restrictions, transit changes: November

November 5, 2019 — 
Updated information Nov. 5

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Heavy snow blankets the Fort Garry campus causing tree branches to bend and break.

Emergency pruning, tree removal and cleanup after snow storm

November 4, 2019 — 
Storm cleanup expected to take three months

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