Features


The aesthetics of voting

Do you know who you’re voting for come Oct. 19? I have an idea, albeit a vague one. I’m leaning toward the NDP and Thomas…


Mr. Martin goes to Ottawa

On Sept. 16 the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ hosted an election forum featuring candidates in the Winnipeg Centre riding. The forum garnered attention in the media…



University 101

This feature edition of the Manitoban serves as a survival guide for new and returning students at the University of Manitoba. To alleviate anxieties and…


Library tips

If you’re a new student, you’re probably overwhelmed by all the fees you’ve just paid. Your tuition is by far the largest of these, but…


STEM student groups

Whether you are a new or returning student, there are many student groups on campus to get involved with. For students in science, technology, engineering,…


Benefits of benevolence

The benefits of volunteerism are virtually infinite. Whether you are interested in advancing your employment opportunities, building a network, or making an impact in your…


The sound of campus radio

Any undergraduate or graduate students interested in student and community media should be happy to know that the Manitoban is not alone on campus. For…


Overcoming obstacles

University can be the best time of your life – or the worst. The key to making it the best time of your life is…