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A concert for the Prairies

February 17, 2017 — 
Concerts explore work of John Greer, who’s inspired by Canadian folk songs and prairie poetry

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To thank The Joyce Family Foundation for their support of youth in care, the University of Manitoba gifted Mr. Ron Joyce a star blanket when they met in November 2016. This blanket represents a gift that is practical and yet wraps the receiver in the spirit and love of the giver. The U of M thanks The Joyce Family Foundation for its transformative support of Youth in Care Tuition Grants, which will help youth in care to succeed at the post-secondary level.

Providing Manitobans with opportunities to thrive

February 14, 2017 — 
More Manitobans will have access to a transformative education thanks to a generous $1-million gift from The Joyce Family Foundation

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David Foster with grammy awards

David Foster – producer, composer, humanitarian – announced as 2017 IDEA recipient

February 2, 2017 — 
Recognizing his contributions to the music industry, economic life in Canada, and his work with over 400 charities

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Major infrastructure funding announcement

January 23, 2017 — 
A major infrastructure funding announcement will take place at the University of Manitoba on Tuesday, January 24, 2017

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Master of Finance.

Asper launches new Master of Finance program

January 16, 2017 — 
Emphasizes ethics-based, academic training designed to prepare students to write all three levels of exams needed to obtain a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation

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Manitoba and Genome Canada invest in research in Canada’s Arctic

January 16, 2017 — 
$4-M investment for genomics research in oil spill preparedness and emergency response in Arctic marine environment

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Enhancing the study of business ethics

January 10, 2017 — 
Alumni create $5-million ethics chair in Asper School of Business

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Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources

‘Genice’: Genomics and Ice

December 8, 2016 — 
New research project partners teams at Universities of Manitoba and Calgary to study the impact of oil spills in Arctic environments

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Should we be grateful for death?

November 1, 2016 — 
Free, public lecture that will critically explore our desire for longer lives.

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New chair in municipal infrastructure will build better cities

October 24, 2016 — 
Build roads that last longer and have better value

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