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Don’t miss some of the exciting events happening in March for Nutrition Month

Events and opportunities for students

Week of March 12

March 13, 2018 — 

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


Indigenous Awareness Month
Events taking place throughout the month of March. 

Nutrition Month
Check out the Nutrition Month events happening throughout March

Pop Culture, Peace and Resistance: From Harry Potter to the Hunger Games
Tuesday, March 13, 7:00 p.m., Fr. Jensen SJ Theatre, St. Paul’s College

3-14 International Pi Day: Sound Expression
Wednesday, March 14, 12:30 p.m. & 1:00 p.m., Room 175, Taché Two, 136 Dafoe Road

WinterGreen Project Launch
Thursday, March 15, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., E3-270

Zongiigabowin Men’s Group
Thursday, March 15, 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., Migizii Agamik
Takes place every Thursday.

Job Search Series
Thursday, March 15, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Workshop 1 of a 3-part series – “Job Search”

Food as Resistance, North Meets South Event
Friday, March 16, North End Bell Tower

Food Fight at The Forks
Saturday, March 17, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., The Forks Market South Atrium

Death Around the Palace of Nestor
Public talk by Dr. Joanne Murphy from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Sunday, March 18, 2:00 p.m., Carol Shields Auditorium, Millennium Library
Reception to follow, free event

The Desautels Faculty of Music’s early music ensemble, Collegium Musicum, presents their annual spring concert.
Sunday, March 18, 3:00 p.m., St. John’s Chapel
$10 adults / $5 students

Helen Glass Research Symposium – Communications in Cancer Care
Dr. Sally Thorne – “Health Systems in Transition and the Patient Experience”
Monday, March 19, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Canadian Museum for Human Rights

Career Choices: Figuring Out Your Future
Monday, March 19, 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., 474 UMSU University Centre

15th Annual Elders and Traditional Peoples Gathering
Tuesday, March 20 – Wednesday, March 21, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Migizii Agamik – Bald Eagle Lodge
Free event 

The Black Hole Theatre Company Presents: Marat/Sade
Wednesday, March 21 – Saturday, March 31, John J. Conklin Theatre
$18 adults / $12 students

3-Minute Thesis Final Competition
Wednesday, March 21, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., Robert Schultz Lecture Theatre, St. John’s College

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

Fireside Chats
Tuesday, March 27, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Migizii Agamik, Circle Room
Carl Stone (Anishinabe) – “Tobacco and Smudging”
Part of Indigenous Awareness Month


Next Six Weeks
Evaluate your progress in week 3!

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

Voluntary Withdrawal Deadline for Winter Term Classes
Friday, March 16

Academic Learning Centre Workshops
New workshops added for the week of March 19. Options available until Friday, March 23
Free workshops for students

Bringing in the Bystander Facilitator Training
Application deadline: Thursday, March 22

Indigenous Student Summer Internship Program
Application deadline: Friday, March 23

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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