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Indigenizing STEAM concepts

March 11, 2019 — 
Inspired by her mother’s teachings in traditional arts-and-crafts, and her father’s love of science, Farrell-Morneau focuses on Indigenizing STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) concepts in the classroom.

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Victoria McIntosh, Access student and artist

Extended Education

Grandmother from Sagkeeng goes back to school

February 27, 2019 — 
"Access allowed me to have confidence in myself, to know I can do this. Someone is always here. I don’t feel alone.” - Victoria McIntosh, Access student

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Gemma Dalayoan [BEd/83, MEd/90]


Gemma Dalayoan: 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient for Community Service

February 25, 2019 — 
Since coming to Winnipeg more than 40 years ago, Gemma Dalayoan [BEd/83, MEd/90] has made community service her mission in life

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Office of Sustainability

Sustainability Night: Exploring the UN Sustainable Development Goals

February 25, 2019 — 
Come join us for Sustainability Night on March 7 to connect with other sustainability-focused people

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Dr. Erik Magnusson

Faculty of Education

Granting advice

February 8, 2019 — 
Research adviser Dr. Erik Magnusson has two words of advice for anyone applying for a grant: Start early.


Suzi Friesen, director of programming for Project 11, leads a class in mindfulness meditation.


Trailblazer Talks: Keeping kids off thin ice

January 29, 2019 — 
Former Bison Hockey captain Dwayne Green [BEd/00] on Project 11 and filling a gap in youth mental health education

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Image of Auschwitz-Birkenau.


Alumni at Home: Listen, learn, don’t repeat

January 22, 2019 — 
For decades, Belle Jarniewski has made it her life’s work to bolster curriculums and contribute to international resources so that the Holocaust is never forgotten or repeated

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Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini walking in front of saluting military during Hitler's visit to Venice, Italy in 1934. // Image from Wikimedia Commons


CBC: Holocaust survivors are right: Study history to counter the rise of fascism

January 22, 2019 — 
In the past few weeks, an important discussion has surfaced in our community, prompted by survivors of the Holocaust

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Distinguished Alumni Awards 2019.

Building better futures for all: meet the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients

January 16, 2019 — 
UM graduates making the world a better place

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Photo of Dr. Laara Fitznor by David Lipnowski


Indigenous scholar reflects on her educational journey and resilience

December 18, 2018 — 
Dr. Laara Fitznor sat down with UM Today to tell us about her journey through academia before retirement

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