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Easy as 1, 2, 3…: Breaking Down the Career Planning Process

Kaitlin SchillingBlogs


Career planning can be stressful. But with Set Your Course, it doesn’t have to be. At Campus Manitoba, we know that choosing a career is not an easy task. According to Career Development Manitoba, career planning is “a lifelong process that focuses on making choices to help you manage your work and personal life. Good career planning requires information about … Read More

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Manitoba Post-Secondary News Roundup

Dylan WoodcockNews


It’s the heart of midterm season on university and college campuses in Manitoba. So, why not pause from studying or marking and take a look at this month’s post-secondary news. Missed last month? Read October’s roundup here. BU Psychiatric Nursing Program Hosts Death Cafe While death is a mysterious and often taboo subject in western society, people have questions, thoughts, … Read More

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Making the case for OERs in Manitoba: A look at the financial savings of open education

Dylan WoodcockBlogs


When we launched the Manitoba Open Textbook Initiative in 2015, our primary goal was to make higher education more accessible by reducing students’ costs through the use of Open Educational Resources (OERs) at post-secondary institutions across the province. While there are many benefits to OER adoption, this article will focus on the financial benefits that emphasize just how much students … Read More

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Manitoba Post-Secondary News Roundup

Dylan WoodcockNews


The good news is: it is not snowing here. The bad news is: it is snowing a lot in Alberta. The better news is: it is time for another post-secondary news roundup! Keeping warm by the fire? See last month’s roundup here. BU Mini University Extends STEM Programming for Kids and Youth While Brandon University’s ‘Mini University’ has wrapped up … Read More

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"A Learning Experience": Chatting GIS and OER with Steven Hills

Dylan WoodcockBlogs


It’s no secret that we are passionate about increasing awareness of Open Education here at Campus Manitoba. Sharing our experiences is an important part of what we do, and why we love it! Steven Hills had no notion when he began a career in the Forest industry thirty-two years ago that he would come anywhere close to sharing his knowledge … Read More

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