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Lorena Prakash stuffs dates before they're coated with chocolate. // Photo by Jim Wells.

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Love at first bite: Asper MBA grad brings Eastern snack to Canadians

September 11, 2018 — 
For Lorena Prakash [MBA/02], owner of Duzu Dates, her relationship with the natural and nutritious fruit was an instant obsession.


Mary Brabston with alumnus Kevin Parsons [BComm (Hons)/10].

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Farewell to the newly retired Mary Brabston

September 10, 2018 — 
In January of this year, Mary Brabston officially retired from her position after more than 20 years with the university.


Tyrell Fontaine working at Marketing and Communications Office (MCO)

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Applying knowledge in a real-world context

September 7, 2018 — 
Tyrell Fontaine is in his fourth year studying Marketing and Finance at the Asper School of Business.

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(L-R) Gail Asper, David Asper and Leonard Asper.

35 years of doing ‘something useful’; for U of M, for the world

August 27, 2018 — 
At the U of M, the Asper family has collectively contributed over $17.5 million which continues to directly impact students, staff and faculty in nine faculties and all three colleges

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Remembering human rights lawyer Grant Sinclair [BComm/58]

August 8, 2018 — 
U of M mourns the loss of alumnus I. Grant Sinclair, former chair of the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal


Vice-Provost (Indigenous Engagement) Lynn Lavallée.

2018 National Indigenous Peoples Day Message from Dr. Lynn Lavallée, Vice-Provost (Indigenous Engagement)

June 21, 2018 — 
June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day and June is National Indigenous History Month

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Molly Smyth at Guggenheim in Bilbao

New award from Canadian business icons helping students succeed around the globe

June 19, 2018 — 
The Gerald Schwartz and Heather Reisman Foundation has announced a $1 million investment

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Arianna Huffington.

Arianna Huffington recipient of the 2018 International Distinguished Entrepreneur Award

June 14, 2018 — 
Arianna Huffington is founder of The Huffington Post and founder and CEO of Thrive Global


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Developing future entrepreneurs

June 13, 2018 — 
Developing Future Entrepreneurs - 2018 Manitoba High School New Venture Championship

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Risky business

June 13, 2018 — 
Asper School of Business students victorious at 2018 Commercial Credit Analysis Competition

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