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Faculty of Arts

Faculty of Arts teaching awards announced

July 23, 2018 — 
The 2018 Faculty of Arts annual teaching awards have been announced

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Margaret MacMillan, Canadian historian

Faculty of Arts

Opportunity for students to attend lecture on the Middle East

April 5, 2018 — 
The Stephen A. Jarislowsky Chair in the Modern History of the Middle East & North Africa is sponsoring student attendance at an upcoming lecture, organized by the Jewish Heritage Centre of Western Canada.

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A selection of 5 dinner plates featuring attractive meals.

Faculty of Arts

Food as a window to our past

March 6, 2018 — 
A History course with a lab component? Others have tried it, and this summer, for the first time, the Faculty of Arts will offer their own unique take on history with Food Histories (HIST 3760).

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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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