Canadian Mennonite University

CMU announces $1.7 million Centre for Environmental and Economic Resilience

Canadian Mennonite University is pleased to announce the creation of a new centre that will incubate and nurture social enterprises.

The Centre for Environmental and Economic Resilience will develop policy, design, and enterprise innovations for a resilient economy that improves social equity and environmental protection. Continue reading Canadian Mennonite University

Happy 2017 Winnipeg!

State of the City Brian Bowman
State of the City
Brian Bowman

2017 is another year full of promise and opportunity, and we’ve got lots of excitement on the horizon.

In last month’s issue, I talked about everything we achieved together in 2016. Now I’d like to talk about everything we’re going to achieve and continue working toward in 2017. Continue reading Happy 2017 Winnipeg!

Extreme weather testing facility coming to RRC

Red River College

Shown above (from left): Ray Hoemsen, Executive Director, Research Partnerships & Innovation, RRC; Paul Vogt, President and CEO, RRC; Robert-Falcon Ouellette, MP, Winnipeg Centre; Ian Wishart, Minister of Education and Training, Province of Manitoba; Thomas Small, Director, New Product Development, New Flyer Industries; Dr. Mark Hoddenbagh, Vice-President, Strategic Development, RRC.
Shown above (from left): Ray Hoemsen, Executive Director, Research Partnerships & Innovation, RRC; Paul Vogt, President and CEO, RRC; Robert-Falcon Ouellette, MP, Winnipeg Centre; Ian Wishart, Minister of Education and Training, Province of Manitoba; Thomas Small, Director, New Product Development, New Flyer Industries; Dr. Mark Hoddenbagh, Vice-President, Strategic Development, RRC.

Red River College has announced the next steps in the construction of MotiveLab, a highly specialized extreme weather testing facility that will be the first of its kind in Western Canada. Continue reading Extreme weather testing facility coming to RRC

Fentanyl, the killer

Here’s what you need to know about fentanyl and how to avoid being killed by it.

Bold Ideas - Dorothy Dobbie
Bold Ideas –
Dorothy Dobbie

There’s a vicious killer stalking our streets and he wears a variety of disguises. Sometimes he looks like OxyContin, other times he hides in heroin or cocaine or methamphetamines such as crystal meth – even in marijuana. This killer is the deadly drug, fentanyl. Continue reading Fentanyl, the killer