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Happening now: Our greatest transformation

November 17, 2017 — 
'We have reached a new, unprecedented level of generosity in our Front and Centre campaign'

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a stethoscope warps around the globe

Heinz Bohnet Travel Award for post-docs in endocrinology and metabolic disease

October 19, 2017 — 
The awardee must have presented a lecture or poster at an international or national conference/workshop during the period April 1, 2017, to September 30, 2017, or has been selected to present a lecture or poster at a conference/workshop during the period October 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018.

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Aurelie Delaforge did not purposefully seek this monster out in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut. But she found one while living on an ice camp.

Monster discovered in Canadian Arctic

October 19, 2017 — 
Graduate student Aurelie Delaforge discovered Canada’s first scientifically sound monster lurking under ice

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Jacqueline Hay

Faculty of Graduate Studies

Meet Vanier Scholar Jacqueline Hay

September 20, 2017 — 
When she was eight, she hung from a monkey bar for 11 minutes to prove a point, which was that she could hang from a monkey bar for 11 minutes

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Dr. Bonnie Buhler, centre, announced a $1 million gift on Sept. 14, 2017 to create an endowment fund to support outstanding graduate students in the Desautels Faculty of Music.

Opening Manitoba’s newest music space

September 15, 2017 — 
Desautels Faculty of Music unveils premier space, receives a major donation

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Savannah sparrow chick (the host species that was parasitized by the brown-headed cowbird) by Emily Pipher

Birds in Alberta oil fields forced to raise imposters at alarming rate

July 18, 2017 — 
NRI's Nicola Koper's latest study finds oil and gas infrastructure has lead to a four-fold increase of parasitic brown-headed cowbirds, which is bad news for songbirds

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(L-R) Katelin Neufeld and Dr. Krishnamurti Dakshinamurti.

Social change: are you doing it right?

June 9, 2017 — 
Katelin Neufeld [MA/14] is the inaugural recipient of the Mahatma Gandhi Scholarship in Human Rights, established by College of Medicine professor emeritus Dr. Krishnamurti Dakshinamurti and his wife Dr. Ganga Dakshinamurti [DEd/92]

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André Marchildon, Rennie Zegalski and President David Barnard at a reception on April 17, 2017

Students pay it forward

April 19, 2017 — 
Students from 11 faculties, schools and colleges committed $4.75 million through the Student Referenda Program

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(L-R) Beverly O'Connell, Carla Shapiro and Norma Brown at the March 20, 2017 fundraiser.

Nursing staff and faculty raising funds for scholarship in honour of Celeste Waldman

March 21, 2017 — 
Dozens of nursing staff and faculty enjoyed a potluck lunch to raise funds in honour of a beloved faculty member and graduate student who passed away recently

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Shedlmor Sevillo

Supporting the dreams of others

March 15, 2017 — 
Unable to afford post-secondary education for herself, staff member compelled to help students who share her passion for advocacy

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