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2016-2017 ICE members (L-R) Carly McLellan, Maxine Boulanger, Teekca Spence, Selena Suderman and Chelsey Meade.

Alumni News

Never for money, always for change

November 15, 2017 — 
U of M alumni and donors receive awards for their community service, as part of National Philanthropy Day

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"We would like to give a huge Chii Miigwech to our Elders who are also survivors for coming together and sharing their knowledge with us." Photo by @umindigenous on Instagram

Indigenous News

#UMBRF2017: A recap of the Building Reconciliation Forum conversations on social media

November 10, 2017 — 
A look back at all of the tagged photos, thoughts and comments during the Forum

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Vice-Provost (Indigenous Engagement) Lynn Lavallée.

Indigenous News

Meet the U of M’s first Vice-Provost (Indigenous Engagement)

November 7, 2017 — 
Dr. Lynn Lavallée on her background, goals and hopes for the future

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Building Reconciliation Forum.

Indigenous News

Building reconciliation through education

November 7, 2017 — 
The U of M is proud to host the 3rd Annual Building Reconciliation Forum from Nov. 8-9, 2017

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James Lavallée training on the water

Indigenous News

Elite kayaker James Lavallée making waves on and off the water

October 25, 2017 — 
'I’m very proud to be Métis. It was important during the Canada Games to showcase that, because I was on my homeland'

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Heather McCormick says her students continually inspire her. 'I see the dedication and perseverance they show on a daily basis, and I see the great successes against all odds that they achieve. It really is a testament to the strength and resilience of our community.'

Alumni News

‘I have always seen education as one of the primary ways to achieve equality for Indigenous peoples’

October 25, 2017 — 
Heather McCormick has dedicated her life to Indigenous education and community development

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Noah Wilson sits with Carl Stone, student advisor at the Indigenous Student Centre in Migizii Agamik – Bald Eagle Lodge.

Faculty of Arts News

‘By investing in the student groups, I gained a passion’

October 18, 2017 — 
Unsure of what exactly he wanted to study, Noah Wilson chose U of M because of its strong Indigenous community

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Gord Downie on stage with the Tragically Hip on Aug. 5, 2016 at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg. // Photo by Chris Reid.

Indigenous News

Gord Downie’s legacy lives on at U of M

October 18, 2017 — 
His legacy of creating a better path forward for Canada lives on through the work of the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation at the U of M

Community Stories News

Help create the healthy community you want to see

October 17, 2017 — 
Apply for the Success Through Wellness grant by end of day Nov. 14

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Riley Chartrand.

Asper School of Business News

Scholarship brings rural Métis student one step closer to running business

October 10, 2017 — 
'To receive this kind of my support for my studies goes far beyond the financial boost it gives'

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