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Events for Alumni & Friends

We welcome University of Manitoba alumni and friends to join us at events held in Winnipeg, across Canada and internationally.

Upcoming Events

Visionary Conversations

Are Black Canadians Equitably Represented in Positions of Power and Influence?

To mark Black History Month, Visionary Conversations will explore issues affecting the Black community and celebrate its stories.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Doors open – 6:30pm
Panel Discussion – 7:00pm-8:30pm
Reception – 8:30pm

Featured panelists:
To be announced soon.

Admission is free but seating is limited. Please RSVP to or 204-474-9071.

Thank you to our partners:
Canadian Museum for Human Rights
Black History Month Celebration Committee

Seniors’ Alumni Learning for Life Program

Winter 2018 Series: begins February 14

We are very pleased to announce that due to popular demand, we are going to be holding our first mini-session this winter! 

The new four-week session begins February, 14, 2018 and runs until March 7, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. 

Tickets available here

Spring 2018 Series: begins April 4

This exciting program of seven sessions is sold out. We are extremely pleased that U of M alumni and friends, aged 60-plus have been so interested in this program.

The Spring 2018 session kicks off on Wednesdays beginning April 4, 2018 from 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. 

Distinguished Alumni Awards Celebration of Excellence

We invite you to join at the Metropolitan Entertainment Centre on May 10, 2018 for the Celebration of Excellence evening event where we will recognize and celebrate the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Awards recipients.

Tickets will be available online for purchase soon. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of this extraordinary and inspiring event.


Homecoming is an honoured tradition of celebrating how our university experience has shaped who we are.

We look forward to seeing you at our next Homecoming, September 24 -30, 2018! 

University of Manitoba Bisons

Go to a Bisons game!

Support our Bison athletes at home and on the road. Enjoy family fun and special alumni pricing throughout the season.



Additional University of Manitoba events

Events of all kinds are happening on our campuses throughout the year. Keep track with the full University of Manitoba events calendar.

Are you organizing a University of Manitoba alumni event in your faculty or city? Let us know so that we can promote it here.

Be sure to keep your contact information up to date so that we can inform you of alumni events happening near you.

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