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Kevin Chief

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Faculty and staff focus on the power of belonging

December 14, 2018 — 
Indigenous leader Kevin Chief inspires U of M

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The turtle where sacred fires were lit in front of the NCTR

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President, senior leaders, meet with Indigenous student leaders

November 26, 2018 — 
Today, President Barnard and members of the University of Manitoba senior executive team met with Indigenous student leaders to hear directly their perspectives on a number of issues of importance to Indigenous students and to the community more broadly.

Student's pose with GotBannock founder

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Bannock and Backpacks: Indigenous students give back to community

November 23, 2018 — 
On Nov. 18th, Indigenous students handed out over 100 backpacks filled with toiletries, winterized clothing, and personal hygiene items to those in need.

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Global News: Bannock and backpacks

November 15, 2018 — 
Indigenous student leaders at the University of Manitoba have taken it upon themselves to extend a helping hand to people living on the streets of Winnipeg.

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Assistant Professor Lori Blondeau

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Deconstructing notions of the Indigenous woman through performance art

November 7, 2018 — 
Lori Blondeau, a recent Indigenous artist hired at the University of Manitoba’s School of Art, deconstructs the stereotypical notion of the Indigenous women through performance art and photography.

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Are you one of the next Indigenous Leaders of Tomorrow?

November 6, 2018 — 
The BMO Financial Group Indigenous Leaders of Tomorrow scholarships are awarded each year to some of the brightest graduating high school students in Canada

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Dr. Marlyn Cook in her office.

alumni News

Trailblazing doctor wins 2019 Indspire Award

October 24, 2018 — 
As one of the first female Indigenous physicians to graduate from the U of M's Max Rady College of Medicine, Marlyn Cook [MD/87], is used to paving her own way

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Every year, the University of Manitoba welcomes more than 2,000 First Nations, Métis and Inuit students, one of the largest Indigenous student populations in Canada.

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Indigenous Initiatives Fund submissions now open

October 23, 2018 — 
'The fund allows the U of M to move forward with initiatives that promote Indigenous student success, engage in community outreach and connect Indigenous youth with the university'

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APTN, Windspeaker: Ovide Mercredi gives advice on Canadian harmony

October 23, 2018 — 
He said Canada had “the potential to become a great civilization. People from all over the world come to this country.”

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Edith Linklater celebrates graduation in a hospital bed

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Edith Linklater to receive posthumous degree

October 17, 2018 — 
A Residential School Survivor, Linklater was a proud and lifelong member of the Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation in Nelson House, Manitoba

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