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"Fathers of Confederation" By Robert Harris

Reconciliation through Recognition lecture postponed

January 31, 2018 — 
Phil Fontaine and Kathleen Mahoney's lecture will be rescheduled at later time

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The making of modern Syria - Beyond Crisis lecture series.

The making of modern Syria

January 18, 2018 — 
Beyond Crisis lecture series explores the history and culture of the Middle East and North Africa


First lecture in the Beyond Crisis event series features acclaimed author Juan Cole

Being young, being Arab, in an age of revolution

December 6, 2017 — 
First lecture in the Beyond Crisis event series featured a talk from acclaimed author Juan Cole

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Royal Society of Canada’s U of M college members mark Canada’s 150 with event

October 26, 2017 — 
U of M college members will host an event on Oct. 28

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Panel member Uzoma Chioma (second from left) address the crowd along with (from left) David S. Churchill, Tom Clarkson, Jesse Walker, Jamel Lyles and Justus Alleyn.

Faculty of Arts

Panel tackles sports, protest and racism

October 24, 2017 — 
Over 100 people attended the latest roundtable discussion in the Trumpism series, Sports, Protest and Racism, hosted by the department of history.

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Snack on chips while you learn about snacks, a history of

October 24, 2017 — 
UM Press celebrates 50 years with exhibit and lectures. On Oct. 26, historian Janis Thiessen spoke on Canadian snacking

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Monumental hatred and the historical resistance to white supremacy, a discussion on “Trumpism”

September 13, 2017 — 
University of Manitoba history professor David Churchill will lead a panel discussion on Sept. 14 exploring “Trumpism”.

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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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Wpg Free Press: I’ll take ‘Winnipegger who made it onto Jeopardy’ for $200, Alex

July 20, 2017 — 
What is, cool alum news?

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The Glynde School For Lady Gardeners in Sussex, England, established by Lady Frances Wolseley in 1902. Papers of the Viscountess Frances Wolseley, Hove Central Library, Hove, Sussex, Commonplace Book no. 196

Huzzah! History book wins awards

June 7, 2017 — 
Imperial Plots, the fourth book by alumna Sarah Carter [PhD/87], won two major prizes at last week’s Congress of Humanities and Social Sciences

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