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Marika Dewar-Norosky is one of nine Leader of Tomorrow scholarship recipients

Leaders of tomorrow

March 24, 2017 — 
Scholarships award nine high school students who show far-reaching abilities with $16,000 over four years

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Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Scholarship available for women in natural sciences and engineering

March 23, 2017 — 
Six scholarships available for undergraduate students at Prairie universities

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Ma-Nee Chacaby // Photo: Ruth Kivilahti

Powerful memoir by Ojibwa-Cree Elder is a finalist for two literary awards

March 21, 2017 — 
Published by the University of Manitoba Press, this autobiography explores the Elder’s life and her struggle to overcome the social, economic, and health legacies of colonialism


Their Excellencies the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, and Mrs. Sharon Johnston presented the 2017 Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts to eight deserving recipients. // // Photo: Office of the Secretary to the Governor General. This image is a copy of the official version available at

Two alumni receive Governor General awards

March 10, 2017 — 
Philip Monk and William Loewen—both stewards of Canada’s art scene—have received the honour


Danielle Martin at teacher recognition dinner

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

‘Speak up when something is not right’: author Danielle Martin

March 9, 2017 — 
One of Canada’s leading advocates for health-care reform wants U of M medical students and faculty to get directly involved in improving the health-care system.

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Maryam Al-Azazi running "Power Up", a computer literacy class for females in  IRCOM (Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization of Manitoba).

Nahlah Ayed Prize winners know why they are here: to make the world better

March 8, 2017 — 
In less than five minutes they will make you want to improve the world in some way

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Carolyn Geddert, Director of Faculty of Engineering Co-op/IIP - Serge Boulet, Employer from Magellan Aerospace - Andre Marchildon - Abby Scalletta - Mark Hearson, Employer from Fireseeds North - John Pacak, Chair of the Friends of Engineering (Manitoba) Inc

Faculty of Engineering

Friends of Engineering Co-op/IIP Student of the Year award

March 2, 2017 — 
Congratulations to Abby Scalletta (Civil Engineering student) and Andre Marchildon (Mechanical Engineering student) on being selected this year's recipients of the Friends of Engineering Co-op/IIP Student of the Year Award.

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Wpg Free Press: U of M athletes collecting medals at championships

February 27, 2017 — 
University of Manitoba athletes found success on the track and in the pool Friday.

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Nominate a deserving Canadian

February 22, 2017 — 
Canada’s 150th birthday celebrations are well underway and Her Honour the Honourable Janice C. Filmon, Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba, is inviting us all to participate in one of many great initiatives to celebrate deserving Canadians


Indigenous students in Migizii Agamik


New awards to honour Indigenous students

February 22, 2017 — 
New awards to celebrate the exceptional achievements and contributions of Indigenous students

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