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A panorama of the University of Manitoba Fort Garry campus. // Campus photo by Ian McCausland

An Apology

October 24, 2018 — 
President David Barnard shares an important message about sexual violence on campus.

Luke Nickel sits in front of a dim light.

Listen Closely

October 24, 2018 — 
Meet composer Luke Nickel, who loves the mystery of sound—and never got to play the harp.

Migizii Agamik-Bald Eagle Lodge. // photo by Mike Latschislaw

What’s in a Name

October 24, 2018 — 
How a bird of prey set the tone for Migizii Agamik-Bald Eagle Lodge, now marking a milestone.

An old typewriter with loaded paper

Dad’s Diary

October 24, 2018 — 
Read the story behind the story of author Michael Kaan’s award-winning first novel, The Water Beetles.

An aerial view of Brandon, Man., with a population of nearly 50,000. // photo by Tim Smith

Bright Lights

October 24, 2018 — 
Find out what Brandon, Man., and Las Vegas have in common.

photos by Alexraths And Rudigobbo/

Line of Fire

October 24, 2018 — 
How graduate students are helping to protect us against antibiotic-resistant infections.

A rare book that has three books in one.

The Allure of the Rare

October 24, 2018 — 
They're among a mere few in the world—explore rare reads in the U of M archives.

Jessica Piper. // Photo by David Lipnowski [BA(Hons)/08]

Jessica Piper

October 24, 2018 — 
On why she wants to build a better dome and why she loves termites.

An illustration about communication and space. // Illustration by Jonathan Dyck

Operation Space

October 24, 2018 — 
How UM researcher Ekram Hossain is making space travel safer.

Five dogs took turns as lead of The Littlest Hobo. // photo by Al Dunlop/Getty Images

Maybe Tomorrow

October 24, 2018 — 
Tapes from the iconic TV show The Littlest Hobo are among the memorabilia that director and UM alumnus Allan Eastman donated to Archives & Special Collections.

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