Moore’s Morning Sports Briefing for Friday March 8

Goooooooddddd Moooooorrrrrnnnnnning! It just has not been Mike McEwen’s week at the Brier in Brandon. Finally peaking in the championship pool, the Manitoba rink put forth maybe their best effort of the week against team Alberta in Thursday Night’s evening…

University of Manitoba students union calling for ban of student-faculty relationships

The University of Manitoba Students’ Union (UMSU) is calling on the university to prohibit sexual relationships between students and staff, where there’s a direct power imbalance. This comes after further allegations against faculty at the university. In September, the university’s…

Manitoba’s Arctic science celebrated in new Expedition Churchill campaign

A unique new outreach campaign with the goal of raising awareness about the world-leading climate change research in Manitoba’s Arctic launched Friday. Expedition Churchill: A Gateway to Arctic Research is highlighting the research being done in the Churchill and Hudson…

‘IT’S OKAY TO BE WHITE’ signs posted at University of Manitoba, faxed to Native Studies office

Staff and students at the University of Manitoba are condemning acts of racism after multiple posters with the words, “IT’S OKAY TO BE WHITE,” were spotted in the hallways, bathrooms, and food service areas of multiple buildings on the Fort…

U of M staff and students use artwork to prevent fatal bird collisions

A group of bird researchers and artists at the University of Manitoba are painting campus windows in the hope of lowering the number of birds killed each year. A number of windows that have been identified as being in high-risk…