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Wpg Free Press: I’ll take ‘Winnipegger who made it onto Jeopardy’ for $200, Alex

July 20, 2017 — 
What is, cool alum news?

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The Star: This Canadian doctor is going head-to-head with Gwyneth Paltrow over Goop

July 18, 2017 — 
Alum debunks bad celebrity-backed science.

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The Canadian Press: Hersh Wolch, lawyer who acted in several wrongful conviction cases, dies at 77

July 18, 2017 — 
'Lawyer Hersh Wolch is being remembered for his sharp intellect and his tireless advocacy in some of Canada’s most prominent wrongful conviction cases'

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Globe and Mail, and more: Sugar substitutes associated with weight gain and health problems, study says

July 17, 2017 — 
“I think a lot of people consuming them kind of assume they’re harmless because they contain zero calories. But what the evidence is suggesting is maybe there’s more to the story than that"

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CBC News: ‘This is just the right time’: The Forks plans Indigenous makeover at South Point

July 14, 2017 — 
'Nearly three decades after The Forks in Winnipeg set aside South Point Park for some form of Indigenous development, plans are underway for $1.2 million worth of new cultural and recreation amenities on the forested peninsula bounded by both the Red and Assiniboine rivers'

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Op-ed: Neechi Commons has become a vital hub for community

July 12, 2017 — 
'I am grateful that the young people involved in the University of Manitoba’s Rec and Read/Aboriginal Youth Mentorship Programs have learned about ethical social enterprise through our partnership with Neechi Commons and, before that, Neechi Foods Co-op'

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Metro: ‘Leadership problem’ plagues missing and murdered women’s inquiry: U of M prof

July 12, 2017 — 
'A string of controversy currently rocking the national inquiry into the murdered and missing Indigenous women and girls reached new heights Tuesday after a commissioner announced she was stepping down'

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Newsweek: Will Trump’s supporters ever turn against him?

July 10, 2017 — 
'No one has done more ground-breaking work in testing the nature of these people than this professor, who was then at the University of Manitoba in Canada'

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The Conversation: Trumps show how damaged personal brands can harm the business

July 6, 2017 — 
"Despite his political victory, Trump’s business brand, as well as Ivanka Trump’s, is suffering," says U of M Professor of Marketing Fang Wan

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Wpg Free Press: Former Bison Ambrosie new CFL commissioner

July 5, 2017 — 
'There are few things Randy Ambrosie wants people to know about him more than his love for football and family'

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