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President Barnard’s comments on today’s federal budget announcement

March 19, 2019 — 
The University of Manitoba welcomes the federal government’s continued commitment to post-secondary education, research and innovation announced in today’s federal budget.

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Bison Swim - Kelsey Wog

Bisons’ season comes to a close with plenty to celebrate

March 18, 2019 — 
Fan appreciation event planned for March 25

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UM remembers visual artist Joseph Fafard

March 16, 2019 — 
“He was able to look past the familiarity of subject matter and see the world with affection and empathy. I was continually inspired by his work and was honoured to know him. He will be missed,” said Dr. David Barnard, U of M President and Vice-Chancellor.

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Front row (l-r): Recipients Aaron Marshall, Michael Czubryt, Roberta Woodgate (CRC), Kellie Thiessen and Elder Katherine Whitecloud (Assembly of First Nations) (back row, l-r): Recipients Frank Schweizer and Brian Mark, MP Terry Duguid, UM VP Research & International Digvir Jayas, and recipients Ian Dixon, Leslie Roos and Benedict Albensi.

Celebrating the achievements of cutting-edge researchers

March 15, 2019 — 
$10.4M in funding for U of M researchers is part of a national investment by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research to support researchers studying full spectrum of health issues

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President conveys sympathies to victims in New Zealand

March 15, 2019 — 
'Our thoughts are with the people of New Zealand as we stand together with them to condemn racial hatred and violence.'

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U of M study envisions online ‘report card’ for personal care homes

March 12, 2019 — 
User-friendly site should help compare personal care homes on medical and social criteria, study recommends

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Dr. Hersh Shefrin


Dr. Hersh Shefrin: 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient for Lifetime Achievement

March 11, 2019 — 
Dr. Hersh Shefrin [BSc(Hons)/70] has built his career on behavioural finance—the understanding that people can be unpredictable, rash and foolish

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3MT heats 2019

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Come cheer on this year’s 3MT finalists on March 18

March 6, 2019 — 
Finalists for this year’s 3MT are demonstrating how graduate student research benefits our greater community

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Build brighter futures through the Faculty, Staff and Retirees Giving Campaign

March 6, 2019 — 
When a community comes together, great things are possible

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5 Days for the Homeless

March 5, 2019 — 
U of M students raising funds and awareness for underprivileged Winnipeggers

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