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KAP Farmers’ Voice: U of M reinvents its agriculture diploma program

July 16, 2018 — 
Program shifts its focus from technical training toward new scientific principles to address farming production, current agribusiness practices


A crown suitable for Miss Universe

U of M Science student among 50 finalists for Miss Universe, accidentally

July 13, 2018 — 
A U of M Science student is among 50 finalists for the Miss Universe Pageant, and the only one from Manitoba, although she didn't enter the pageant.



Wpg Free Press: Appreciation from an apostle

July 11, 2018 — 
The Essential Joe Fafard — Van Gogh and Other Inspirations


Terry Klassen is the director of TREKK.

Wpg Free Press: U of M researcher helps develop child head-injury protocol

July 10, 2018 — 
A team of researchers from across Canada — including the head of the University of Manitoba’s pediatrics department — announced an improved method

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Wpg Free Press: Local athletes off to Germany

July 9, 2018 — 
Net benefit for trio playing together in pro volleyball league


Wpg Free Press: Katona looks to break out in the cage

July 6, 2018 — 
Winnipeg native has chance to advance to UFC action


The research icebreaker CCGS Amundsen.

CBC: No timeline yet on Churchill rail repairs as natural resources minister visits community

July 3, 2018 — 
Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr is visiting Churchill for a series of meetings on climate change and its impact on arctic waters and ice.

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Globe and Mail: Rideau Hall announces 2018 Order of Canada appointments

July 3, 2018 — 
The Globe and Mail reports on new Order of Canada appointments

In this collaborative painting, the Manitoba artists chose the Turtle because it represents truth, which is necessary for a peaceful life. Catterie Wood, Jade Larocque, Journey Irvine .

CBC: Students use art to shed light on Canada’s dark past

June 26, 2018 — 
A painting by 3 Gonzaga Middle School students is now part of the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation

Dr. Catherine Cook, Vice Dean, Indigenous Health, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences.

Wpg. Free Press: Métis doctor recognized for building health links

June 21, 2018 — 
It’s typical of Catherine Cook that she edited a statement to emphasize teamwork in a national award for her work to be announced on National Indigenous Peoples Day

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