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Front and Centre – Outstanding Student Experience News Archive

Andrew Chudley

Transforming experiences

September 23, 2016 — 
“This trip added so much value to my life.”

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(Back row L-R) UMSU executives Jessica Smith, Wilfred Sam-King, Dara Hallock. ( Front row l-r) UMSU executives Adam Pawlak, Tanjit Nagra, University of Manitoba President David Barnard and Vice-President (External) John Kearsey.

$15.9M committed for student support

September 22, 2016 — 
The University of Manitoba Students’ Union (UMSU) has committed $15.9 million to support student success at the U of M through the Front and Centre campaign

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U of M President and Vice-Chancellor David Barnard, Susan Glass, Bill Kerr, Gail Asper, Michael Paterson and Chris Johnson.

$2M gift to U of M supports performing arts community

September 20, 2016 — 
Gail Asper Performing Arts Hall dedicated to outstanding patron of the arts

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Gregory Lewis, a rising star on the national and international stage, frequently plays with orchestras across Canada, and has graced the stage at Carnegie Hall twice in the past year.

Scholarships get a $140,000 boost from donors

July 25, 2016 — 
Student Support Matching Campaign to benefit both undergraduate and graduate students

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Asper School of Business

Arni Thorsteinson Study Exchange Program: Summer 2016 Update

July 11, 2016 — 
The 2016 Arni Thorsteinson Study Exchange Program to Israel was a huge success. Thanks to an ongoing generous donation from Mr. Gerald Schwartz and Ms. Heather Reisman, 14 students from the Asper School of Business and 8 from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev were able to participate in this life changing experience from May 8 - June 2, 2016.

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Free Press, Winnipeg Sun: U of M nearing Front and Centre goal

June 21, 2016 — 
As reported in the Winnipeg Free Press and the Winnipeg Sun, the U of M is approaching a historic landmark for the Front and Centre campaign

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Front and Centre campaign reaches $394,821,382

June 20, 2016 — 
Major milestone in the ongoing campaign, the largest philanthropic investment in the history of Manitoba

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Ahmad Byagowi grinning with the satellite

Will a tiny satellite answer life’s big questions? Huge U of M project hopes so

June 10, 2016 — 
'The university is loaded with beautiful projects, but this is very special to us. There has never been anything like this before'

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Rose and Max Rady.

A Legacy 95 Years in the Making

May 18, 2016 — 
In 1921, Max Rady graduated from the University of Manitoba’s College of Medicine. Ninety-five years later, that college now bears his name

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$30M for Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

May 18, 2016 — 
Rady Family Foundation makes largest ever gift to the University of Manitoba

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