Seniors' Alumni Learning for Life Program
The Seniors’ Alumni Learning for Life Program provides exclusive opportunities to explore new ideas, and hear from professors, researchers and fellow alumni who are innovators in their field. Engage in lively discussion with others who share your love of learning.
Spring 2019 Session
Registration is now open for the Spring 2019 session of the Seniors’ Alumni Learning for Life Program! This exciting program of seven sessions is for seniors 60-plus and is open to alumni and friends of the University of Manitoba. Register now.
- Wednesday afternoons from 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
- Runs April 10 until May 29
Baby It’s Cold Outside: Knowledge Translation from the Lab to the Public
Presenter: Dr. Gordon Giesbrecht, Professor, Kinesiology & Recreation Management
The Power of Big Data for Chronic Disease Surveillance
Presenter: Dr. Lisa Lix Professor & Acting Associate Head| Department of Community Health Sciences, Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Methods for Electronic Health Data Quality, Director, Data Science Platform, George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation
Cracking Open the Door of the Vault: Treasures in the University of Manitoba’s Rare Book Room
Presenter: Dr. Shelley Sweeney, University Archivist, Head of Archives & Special Collections
Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs): Current State of Knowledge and Current Controversies in the Field
Presenter: Dr. Tracie Afifi, Associate Professor, University of Manitoba, Associate Editor, Child Abuse & Neglect, Royal Society of Canada Inducted College Member
The Science, Business and Politics of Climate Change
Presenter: Dr. Hersh Shefrin, Distinguished Alumni Award Lifetime Achievement Recipient
Assisted Death Law – How Does Canada Compare?
Presenter: Dr. Mary Sharif, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law
Presenter: Ry Moran, Director of the National Research Centre for Truth & Reconciliation
If you have any questions, please call Alumni Relations at 204-474-9946 or email email@example.com.
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Registration is now open.
The Spring 2019 session of the Seniors' Alumni Learning for Life Program is now open.Register for Spring 2019!