Trending: For the week of August 8 – 14
August 8, 2016 —
Welcome to ‘Trending’, where each week we share a few things to watch for on social media.
Are you taking in the Olympics? Manitobans have already hit the podium for medals and we’re hoping for more! Follow the action at #rio2016 to cheer on our homegrown competitors and read our special In Focus featuring #UMExpert insight into issues affecting the games and athletes.
Here’s what else we’re talking about on social media this week:
- We’re only days away from kicking off another great school year! The UofM Residence Life Instagram account is counting down the days until move-in…follow along at #UMWelcomeHome.
- From canola and ice cream to pizza and bacon – there are more great family-friendly events this month at the Farm and Food Discovery Centre. Follow them on Twitter for details.
- Still working on your registration and course planning? Be sure to check out our #firstyearplanning for tips, handy resources and help getting prepared for a successful September.
- The world’s largest and longest running multicultural festival continues this week in Winnipeg. Share your Folkorama pavilion travels and see the world at #folklorama47.
As always, join us and the rest of our community talking about the U of M by following #umanitoba on Twitter and Instagram.