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Order of Manitoba honours esteemed UM alumni, faculty, researchers

May 13, 2019 — 
Some of the University of Manitoba’s most respected alumni, faculty members, and researchers will be invested into the Order of Manitoba on July 18

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Speyeria atlantis (commonly called Atlantis Fritillary) were collected by former U of M dentistry professor William Christie

A valuable gift of butterflies

May 9, 2019 — 
A former dentistry professor donates a rare collection of butterflies that may answer questions science has yet to ask

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2019 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients (l-r) Lindy Norris, Marcia Nozick, Romel Dhalla, Gemma Dalayoan, Dr. Hersh Shefrin

2019 Distinguished Alumni Awards Celebration of Excellence

May 8, 2019 — 
On May 8, 2019, at the University of Manitoba Distinguished Alumni Awards, five new recipients were welcomed

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Reading a book. Trees in the background. // Image from Pixabay

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10 inspiring books to read this summer

May 7, 2019 — 
We asked our alumni and UM community to tell us about the most inspiring books they’ve ever read and they answered with an eclectic list

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Distinguished Alumni Awards 2019.

Campus set to sparkle & shine for Distinguished Alumni Awards

May 1, 2019 — 
2019 marks the gala celebration’s diamond anniversary



In memory of alumnus, business leader Michael Phelps

May 1, 2019 — 
Michael Phelps [BA/67, LLB/70], a nationally recognized oil and gas executive who advocated for national unity, died on April 20 at age 71

Books on a shelf. // Image from Pixabay

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What book has influenced your life?

April 30, 2019 — 
Hear from five alumni on their summer reading recommendations and share your own!

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Photo of Angus Reid by Jenelle Schneider / Vancouver Sun.

Nationally renowned pollster Angus Reid to speak at St. Paul’s College

April 22, 2019 — 
Angus Reid, Canada’s best-known and longest-practicing pollster, is the 2019 Ignatian Society’s Baccalaureate Guest Speaker at St. Paul’s College

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Alumni, elect your next Board of Governors representative - voting open until May 15

Alumni, vote now for your Board of Governors representative

April 15, 2019 — 
Voting open until May 15


U of M alumnus Cody Hayden

Alumni POV: The well-travelled student

April 15, 2019 — 
The decision to move abroad to gain experience in an international setting was fundamental for Asper School of Business alumnus

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