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Bereavement Notice – Joshua Chornick

July 5, 2019 — 
Joshua, 18, passed away on Friday, June 28 while hiking a trail in the Whiteshell region.


mage from the office of the Governor General of Canada: The insignia of the Order is a stylized snowflake of six points, with a red annulus at its centre which bears a stylized maple leaf circumscribed with the motto of the Order: DESIDERANTES MELIOREM PATRIAM–Latin for “They desire a better country”.

The Globe and Mail: 2019 Order of Canada appointees have made their mark on all aspects of Canadian society

June 27, 2019 — 
Governor General of Canada Julie Payette announced 83 new appointments to the Order of Canada, including six from the U of M community

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Faculty of Engineering News

Faculty of Engineering receives full accreditation from CEAB

June 27, 2019 — 
All five B.Sc. (Engineering) programs accredited for maximum possible six-year time period.


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Engineering excellence recognized

June 21, 2019 — 
Two Faculty of Engineering members have been elected as Fellows into the Canadian Academy of Engineering

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Nicole Rosen.

Canada Research Chairs to investigate electricity, linguistics, biodiversity, and stressed cells

June 18, 2019 — 
Federal government announces investment of over $275 million for 346 new and renewed Canada Research Chairs at 52 institutions across Canada for research excellence, including four at the University of Manitoba

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Left to right: Cutting the ribbon on the new Stanley Pauley Engineering Building Dr. Marcia Friesen (U of M), Dr. Digvir Jayas (U of M), Terry Duguid (Parliamentary Secretary & MP for Winnipeg South), The Honourable Kelvin Goertzen (Minister of Education, Province of Manitoba), Sarah Guillemard (MLA for Fort Richmond), President & Vice-Chancellor Dr. David Barnard (U of M), Dr. Zahra Moussavi (U of M), Dr. Jonathan Beddoes (Dean, Faculty of Engineering)

The Stanley Pauley Engineering Building officially opens

May 31, 2019 — 
Thanks to a joint federal-provincial investment at the University of Manitoba, a new engineering facility officially opened its doors on May 31, 2019

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Robots battle to the death…of weeds

May 29, 2019 — 
The University of Manitoba’s Agricultural Robotics Team (UM-agBOT) captured third place at a recent international competition.

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Catherine Auld receives her masters of city planning degree in 1980 from her mother and then-U of M-Chancellor, Isabel Auld. // U of M Archives & Special Collections

Alumni News

What’s your fondest memory of your graduating year?

May 29, 2019 — 
Hear from our newest grads and share your own memories!


Faculty of Engineering News

Memorial Design Competition winners announced

May 28, 2019 — 
Memorial to honour 14 women killed in the Montreal massacre

Shea Hunt (3rd from Left) at the Rehabilitation Centre for Children

Students News

Convocation 2019 – Meet Engineering’s Shea Hunt

May 28, 2019 — 
In celebration of the University of Manitoba’s 140th Spring Convocation, UM Today is celebrating some of the outstanding students who are graduating

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