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News Notice
February 22, 2024
EngGeoMB March Council Meeting - March 7, 2024
Council invites professional members, interns, students, and any resident of the province of Manitoba to come and observe the March Council meeting. To register, please email the Secretary of your intention to attend the meeting. The deadline to register is March 6, 2024, at 12:30 p.m. For more information, please see the event listing.

Geoscientists Canada Offering Complimentary Geocommunication Course
Through Geoscientists Canada, Engineers Geoscientists Manitoba has acquired a professional development opportunity which allows all our registrants FREE access to Geologize's critically acclaimed course 'Practical Geocommunication' - a US$450 per person value. As the course is on-demand, you can sign up now and start at any point that suits you. For more information on the course and to register, please see the news story.

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Upcoming Events
EngGeoMB Social Hour - Bingo Bowling - March 14, 2024
The Sports and Social Committee is pleased to announce the next EngGeoMB Social Hour, an in-person event for registrants of the Association to meet one another in a casual setting. This event in March will feature an evening of Bingo Bowling at Uptown Alley, including pizza, popcorn, and soft drinks, and is open to all registrants of Engineers Geoscientists Manitoba. For more information and to register for this event, please see the event listing.

Problem Solving Anti-Harassment Practices and Policies for Remote Site Work - March 18, 2024
Following important discussions to stop workplace harassment on multi-party sites, participants have requested further discussions around best practices to prevent harassment and increase safety for remote site work. Join the Manitoba 2030 Coalition and lawyers Jennifer Sokal and Allie Moar for a solutions-oriented discussion of actual remote work scenarios, the challenges, possible solutions, and the legal liability for managers and employers. For more information and to register, please see the event listing.

PEGW - 2024 Spaghetti Bridge Competition - March 18 - 21, 2024
As part of Provincial Engineering and Geoscience Week (PEGW) our annual Spaghetti Bridge Competition, in support of Winnipeg Harvest, returns from Monday, March 18, to Thursday, March 21, 2024. Students in K - Grade 12 compete to build the strongest truss using just pasta and white or wood glue, then watch as we test it to destruction! The builder(s) of the strongest truss in each class wins a prize and a donation will be made to Harvest Manitoba based on the cumulative load that all of the trusses hold. In 2023, the Association donated $18,661.50! Entry into the 2024 Spaghetti Bridge Competition is free, but pre-registration is required. For more information on the competition, the prizes, and how to register, please see the Spaghetti Bridge webpage.