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Events and opportunities for students

Week of February 19

February 20, 2018 — 

Interested in getting involved on campus? Don’t miss some of the great events and opportunities happening for students!


Spiritual Care Workshop
Tuesday, February 20, 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., International Centre Lounge, 541 UMSU University Centre

Zongiigabowin Men’s Group
Thursday, February 22, 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., Migizii Agamik
Takes place every Thursday.

Bisons Host Canada West Track & Field Championships
Friday, February 23 – Saturday, February 24, James Daly Fieldhouse, Max Bell Centre
UM Students and fans 17 and under are free, Adults $12, Seniors $7

Bison Women’s Hockey Host Alberta Pandas in Canada West Semi-Final Best-of-3
Friday, February 23, 7:00 p.m., Saturday, February 24, 7:00 p.m., & Sunday, February 25, 5:00 p.m. (if necessary), Wayne Fleming Arena, Max Bell Centre
UM Students and fans 17 and under are free, Adults $12, Seniors $7

Pow Wow Practice Group
Monday, February 26, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., 2nd floor Active Living Centre
Free for students

Fireside Chats
Tuesday, February 27, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Migizii Agamik, Circle Room
Leah Fontaine (Dakota/Anishinabe/Métis) – “Spirit Mending in Art and Education by Artists/Scholars”
This free series is presented by the Indigenous Student Centre. Everyone is welcome!

3-Minute Thesis
Heat 1: Monday, February 26, 12:45 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., E3-270
Heat 2: Tuesday, February 27, 12:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., Theatre A, Basic Medical Sciences
Heat 3: Wednesday, February 28, 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., E3-270

“…Not a Destination…” Art Exhibit
Runs until Wednesday, February 28

Traveling To or Thru the U.S.? Visa Requirements Session
Tuesday, March 6, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., 224 Education Building

Indigenous Awareness Month
Several events throughout March.


International Student Exchanges
Application period: Thursday, March 1 – Sunday, April 1

Canada-China Scholars Exchange
Application deadline: Tuesday, March 6

Deadline to Register New Co-Curricular Record (CCR) Programs
Application deadline: Wednesday, March 7

Academic Learning Centre Workshops
Options available until Friday, March 23
Free workshops for students

Gradsteps Workshops
Variety of workshops available until Thursday, May 17
Free workshops for students

For events and opportunities specifically for international students, click here

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