ArtsJunktion MB Inc. is a community-based, charitable organization committed to redistributing reusable materials. Its continuing goals include hosting artists in residence and providing workshop space for artists, teachers, students and community groups. It also provides the community with display space for local art and projects made from reused items and educates visiting groups about environmental […]
Entries Tagged as 'sustainability'
November 5th, 2013 · No Comments · Education, News Release, Outreach, Peace and Justice, Staff, human ecology, sustainability
September 6th, 2013 · No Comments · Advisory, UMSU, sustainability
On Saturday, Sept. 14, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m., the University of Manitoba is hosting its Really, Really Free Market.
Bring whatever you want, or take whatever you want. It’s that easy. No pets or large appliances will be accepted, though.
The Really, Really Free Market is a community space for sharing, where people bring what […]
August 27th, 2013 · No Comments · Aboriginal, Engineering, Environment and Geography, Health, Indigenous, Natural Resources Institute, News Release, Outreach, Peace and Justice, Research, Students, economics, graduate studies, human ecology, infrastructure, sustainability
First Nations science and engineering students will be at the forefront of tackling multi-billion-dollar water services gaps in their communities.
University of Manitoba soil scientist Dr. Annemieke Farenhorst will lead the $2.976-million H2O CREATE program, with assistance from the university’s Centre for Human Rights Research and in collaboration with Trent University, University College of the North, […]
March 15th, 2013 · No Comments · Aboriginal, Health, History, Indigenous, Medicine, News Release, Nursing, Outreach, Peace and Justice, Research, Science, environment, political studies, sustainability
Cancer is now the leading cause of death in Canada and infections are still a significant cause of death and suffering. It is becoming increasingly clear that infections cause many cancers with 20 per cent of cancers worldwide are caused by preventable or treatable infections such as H. pylori, the human papillomavirus (HPV) and hepatitis […]
January 7th, 2013 · No Comments · News Release, Peers, business, sustainability
Teams of business students from around the globe will be coming to Manitoba this week to participate in the Manitoba International Marketing Competition and Conference (MIMC) at the University of Manitoba, January 9-12, 2013, presented by CG Power Systems Inc.
In its 31st year, MIMC is Canada’s only international marketing competition. The competition consists of 13 […]
December 6th, 2012 · No Comments · News, News Release, infrastructure, sustainability
Designers from across the globe can now officially register for the University of Manitoba’s Visionary (re)Generation Open International Design Competition, opening the door to the creation of a new Fort Garry Campus Plan.
On Thursday, December 6, interested teams will also be able to access the competition brief, which lays out the parameters of an exciting […]
November 22nd, 2012 · No Comments · Biology, Indigenous, News Release, Research, Science, Students, environment, graduate studies, sustainability
Emily Choy, a doctoral student in biological sciences, has been selected to receive the L’Oreal-UNESCO Women in Science scholarship for Canada. She is receiving the award for her important research as well as her potential as a mentor for young women. She will receive the award at a ceremony today at the Embassy of France […]