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Students in the Immigration and Citizenship Law course, Amy Kam Ching Ng (2L) and Ihsan Daldaban (LLM), present their research back to the community that provided the topics. Photo by Shauna Labman.

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Law students take coursework to community

December 7, 2018 — 
Rather than standard presentations in the classroom, students in Professor Shauna Labman’s Immigration and Citizenship Law course brought their research to the Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization of Manitoba

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UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples forum comes to Faculty of Law

December 6, 2018 — 
A decade after the United Nations adopted its innovative Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, scholars, policy makers and advocates will gather at the U of M to share research on how the declaration is being put into practice around the world.

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Robson Hall Professor named Editor-in-Chief of top financial law journal

November 30, 2018 — 
Congratulations to Dr. Virginia Torrie in her new role as Editor-in-Chief of the Banking & Finance Law Review.

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Robson Hall Hockey Arbitration Teams Advance to Round of 16

November 23, 2018 — 
On November 10th to 11th, two teams representing Robson Hall competed in the “2018 Hockey Arbitration Competition of Canada” in Toronto. 

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Opinion: Francophones need political support

November 21, 2018 — 
For members of French-speaking minority communities across Canada, the picture could not have been more ominous.

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U of M Law Alumni Among Future 40 Finalists

November 21, 2018 — 
Robson Hall alumni Kobra Rahimi [JD/17] and Dayna Steinfeld [JD/12] were named among CBC Manitoba's 2018 Future 40 Finalists this week.

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Law Student receives prestigious Indigenous Bar Association Award

November 9, 2018 — 
Congratulations to Danielle Morrison (3L) upon being presented with an Indigenous Bar Association Law Student Scholarship for "academic merit, community involvement and the pursuit of Indigenous legal reform." Morrison was presented with the award at the 30th Annual IBA Fall Conference in Saskatoon. 

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Solomon Greenberg Trial Moot Launches Law Faculty Moot Season

November 9, 2018 — 
The Solomon Greenberg Trial Moot Competition has a long and illustrious tradition at Robson Hall. Over its 50 year history, winners have included students who have gone on to become Court of Queen’s Bench Judges, Ministers of Justice and even a former Robson Hall Dean of Law, the current Chancellor of the University of Manitoba, Mr. Harvey Sector.

The Pitblado Lectures are organized annually by the Law Society of Manitoba, the Manitoba Bar Association and the Faculty of Law at the University of Manitoba

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Pitblado Lectures: Dedicated to furthering legal education in Manitoba

November 9, 2018 — 
Since 1960, the Manitoba legal profession has had the benefit of the annual Isaac Pitblado Lectures, established in honour of the late distinguished Manitoba lawyer, Isaac Pitblado. This remarkable man actively practiced law for 74 years. This year's lectures proved to be a testament to the strong relationship between the Manitoba Bar Association (MBA), the Law Society, and Manitoba's Law School.

Robson Hall alumna Meghan Campbell [LLB/08] (far left) stands with University of Oxford colleagues (from left) Tom Lowenthal (Managing Editor, Oxford Human Rights Hub (OxHRH), DPhil Candidate Oxford University); Sandy Fredman (Director, OxHRH and Rhodes Professor of the Laws of British Commonwealth and the US); Helen Taylor (Research Director, OxHRH, DPhil Candidate Oxford University); Kira Allmann (Communications Director, OxHRH and Post-Doctoral Fellow at Oxford University)

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Human Rights scholar brings lessons learned at Robson Hall to Oxford and beyond

November 8, 2018 — 
"My law degree at Robson Hall was pivotal in pursuing an academic career in human rights and gender equality," says Meghan Campbell [LLB/08]

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