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Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

The road to Reconciliation through sport

February 20, 2018 — 
The inaugural Sport & Reconciliation Gathering is taking place Feb. 21-23 at the U of M, aimed at achieving TRC calls to action related to sport & education

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U of M Elder in residence, Norman Meade, speaking at ABEP's 20th Anniversary Celebration.


Helping others through their spiritual journey the ‘most rewarding part’ for Elder Norman Meade

February 16, 2018 — 
Currently, Meade’s presence is felt as a mentor for students on campus, as well as a recently ordained Pastor in the province. The latter was an honour that he didn’t necessarily expect.

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Forging connections through sport

February 14, 2018 — 
The inaugural Sport & Reconciliation Gathering runs Feb. 21-23. Day two features Voices of the Community. One of those voices belongs to youth coach and mentor Jayme Menzies

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Faculty of Architecture

Local architectural intern wins Indigenous housing award

February 14, 2018 — 
Evan Taylor,(B.E.D.) wins 2nd prize in the Architects Without Borders Indigenous Housing Competition

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Settler poster from Library and ARCHIVES CANADA

Globe and Mail: How the death of Colten Boushie allowed a myth to be told in court

February 14, 2018 — 
U of M professors dissect a story, told since settler's days, that was recast in court

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RISE progam

Faculty of Education

Students’ progress biggest reward to resource teachers

February 14, 2018 — 
For Jennifer Soldier, a Sagkeeng First Nation high-school instructor, resource-teacher training is essential to improving the lives of students who need help the most.

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Louis Riel Day: Celebrating MĂ©tis inclusion on campus

February 13, 2018 — 
On Friday, February 16, the fourth-annual Louis Riel Day celebrations will take place at Migizii Agamik - Bald Eagle Lodge, beginning at 11 a.m.


Boys playing hockey at the McIntosh, Ontario, school. Many students said that they would not have survived their residential school years, were it not for sports. St. Boniface Historical Society, Oblates of Mary Immaculate, Manitoba Province Fonds, SHSB 29362.

Reconciliation through sports, a public forum

February 7, 2018 — 
'What I’m gong to talk about is living examples of how sport basically was our outlet. It was our sacred space'

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Human Resources

Meet Our Community: Coffee with a Co-Worker

February 5, 2018 — 
Coffee with a Co-Worker puts a spotlight on Carla Loewen, student advisor, Indigenous Student Centre

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North Meets South goes to Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery


North Meets South goes to Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery

February 1, 2018 — 
Join North Meets South, a Community Service-Learning program, for a visit to the Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery and the Buddha Meditation Centre of Winnipeg.

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