uManitoba offers to buy golf & country club:

June 4, 2007

uManitoba has offered $10 million for a golf and country club that borders on its Fort Garry campus.  If the deal goes through, the space would be developed to improve campus life, and possibly create a new source of revenue for the school through condo developments.  The club would lease the 120-acre plot back from the university for three years, until their new site is ready.  Green space and additional residences are on the school’s list of priorities, since uMan has the "smallest number of dorms of any Western Canada university." The Winnipeg Sun