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Convocation spring 2017

Irish Poet, Manitoba novelist, Indigenous storyteller and Canadian Senator celebrated at Convocation

September 25, 2017 — 
Micheal O’Siadhail, Miriam Toews, Elder Louis Peninshish (Bird) and Honourable Douglas D. Everett to be honoured; Shawn Clark to receive teaching award


2017 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships recipients Jacqueline Hay and Deirdre Khan.

Three U of M students earn recognition with Vanier Scholarships

September 20, 2017 — 
The recipients of these prestigious awards are: Jacqueline Hay, Deirdre Khan, and Nickolas Kosmenko

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Gary Wong, Graduate Student, Infectious Disease,

U of M alumni wanted for distinguished awards

September 15, 2017 — 
The Distinguished Alumni Awards are our opportunity, as Manitobans, to recognize our homegrown talent who are having an impact all over the globe. Nominate a U of M alumni today.

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Brain researcher inducted into Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

September 14, 2017 — 
University of Manitoba professor and alumnus Marc Del Bigio was inducted as a Fellow into the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS) at a ceremony on Sept. 14

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Bannatyne campus.

Duo inducted into RSC college

September 12, 2017 — 
Professors Tracie Afifi and Salah Mahmud have been elected as members of the Royal Society of Canada’s (RSC) College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists

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Prestigious honour for scholars

September 7, 2017 — 
Historian Adele Perry and composer Michael Matthews have been elected to the Royal Society of Canada

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Call for nominations for university awards

September 6, 2017 — 
There are several honours and awards awarded annually by the university which are administered through the Office of the University Secretary



U of M students receive Canada’s largest STEM scholarship

August 29, 2017 — 
Bailey Paziuk and Shayna Timmerman have been named the University of Manitoba’s recipients of the prestigious Schulich Leader Scholarships

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Neil deGrasse Tyson

Knight Lecture…Seeking the diverse and illustrious

August 1, 2017 — 
Nominations for the The Robert and Elizabeth Knight Distinguished Visitors Program close Sep. 15, 2017

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Honours for administrators and researchers

July 19, 2017 — 
Digvir Jayas, Jay Doering and Rotimi Aluko receive honours


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