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The passing of Dr. Sonja I. Bata, (LLD/99)

February 22, 2018 — 
The University of Manitoba is saddened to hear of the passing of Dr. Sonja I. Bata, O.C (LLD/99), an honorary degree recipient from the U of M and a good friend of our community

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Dr. Glen Bergeron at the finish line for cycling at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.

The doctor is in (the Olympics)

February 22, 2018 — 
UM Today sat down with Glen Bergeron to talk about life behind-the-scenes at the Olympics

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Judging a book by its cover

February 21, 2018 — 
Association of University Presses’ 2017 Book, Jacket, & Journal Show on until March 1

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Edward P. Pitblado and hockey team

U of M’s Olympians of yesteryear

February 19, 2018 — 
To celebrate the 2018 Olympic Games, we scoured the archives to find alumni who competed over the decades

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Career fair connects employers with Rady students

February 15, 2018 — 
Inaugural health-industry career fair held at Bannatyne campus

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Vaughn Karpan (#19) competes against Russia at the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics. //Photo from the Canadian Olympic Committee.

No Olympics, hockey career, without U of M

February 15, 2018 — 
He’s scouted some of the most recognized faces in the NHL. But long before he began his career off the ice, Vaughn Karpan [BA/85] was making a name for himself on the ice at the U of M’s Max Bell Centre

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Noted author, professor Jack Ludwig dies at 95

February 14, 2018 — 
1944 Arts grad expelled after publishing anti-war poem, generating international attention

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Faculty of Architecture

Local architectural intern wins Indigenous housing award

February 14, 2018 — 
Evan Taylor,(B.E.D.) wins 2nd prize in the Architects Without Borders Indigenous Housing Competition

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RISE progam

Faculty of Education

Students’ progress biggest reward to resource teachers

February 14, 2018 — 
For Jennifer Soldier, a Sagkeeng First Nation high-school instructor, resource-teacher training is essential to improving the lives of students who need help the most.

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(L-R) Dr. Jacky Baltes at the opening ceremonies for the 1988 Olympic Games in Calgary; Venla Hovi brings her Bison pride, and gloves, to the ice in Pyeongchang. // Photo by @VenlaHovi on Twitter.

Olympians among us

February 13, 2018 — 
Venla Hovi and Professor Jacky Baltes are two Olympic athletes who call the U of M home

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