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Frankenstein reading a novel

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Halloween is for Frankenreads

October 16, 2018 — 
On October 31, 2018, the world will celebrate the 200th anniversary of the publication of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. There are over 450 worldwide participants in Frankenreads, from Brazil to Bhutan to the University of Manitoba. Join in on the fun.

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Photo of Darius Hunter

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Looking to inspire and create change

October 16, 2018 — 
With an experienced background working in politics, which includes the Clinton campaign during the 2016 United States presidential elections, Darius Hunter is receiving a Bachelor of Arts in political studies.

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(L-R) Pam Perkins, Adele Perry and Grant N. Pierce.

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Distinguished Professors 2018

October 16, 2018 — 
During Fall Convocation 2018, three U of M faculty members will be recognized as Distinguished Professors

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HMS Cornwallis ship supporting the evacuation of Suvla in December

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UM joins First World War commemoration

October 12, 2018 — 
The World Remembers commemorates the millions of people who lost their lives in the First World War from Canada and fifteen participating nations. The University of Manitoba is participating in this initiative.

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arts News

Let’s Talk Waste: Composting

October 12, 2018 — 
The most recent addition to composting on campus starts Oct. 15, 2018. The Arts Student Body Council (ASBC), in partnership with the Office of Sustainability, is beginning a compost pilot project with Compost Winnipeg. The pilot project will be kept in motion by student sustainability ambassador volunteers and will be maintained by ASBC and the Office of Sustainability.

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RJ and fellow alumna Brianna at their wedding last summer.

alumni News

Three types of people you meet at U of M, according to alumni

October 9, 2018 — 
From finding your soulmate to finding your squad, here are the relationships our alumni say transformed their education

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Statue of Mahatma Gandhi at The Forks

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Mahatma Gandhi Peace Award ceremony to honour Cindy Blackstock

October 9, 2018 — 
2018 Mahatma Gandhi Peace Award ceremony takes place on Oct. 11

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Tier Building

arts News

New Faculty in Arts

October 5, 2018 — 
The Faculty of Arts welcomes several new members of faculty with appointments beginning July 1, 2018.

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Winnipeg transit map

arts News

Op-ed: Does it matter where a city council candidate lives?

October 5, 2018 — 
Political studies professor Royce Koop breaks this question down

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a wall of guns in a store

arts News

Lecture: The American obsession with guns: Why people buy guns and how they use them

October 5, 2018 — 
Professor Wolfgang Stroebe will deliver this year's John Adair International Lecture at the U of M on Oct. 11

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