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(L-R) The Right Honourable Paul Martin, Stephen Kakfwi, president and CEO of Canadians for a New Partnership, Audrey Poitras, president of the Métis Nation of Alberta and former National Chief for the Assembly of First Nations and U of M alumnus, Ovide Mercredi.

Indigenous leaders to gather with former PM at U of M

April 28, 2017 — 
Indigenous leaders from across Canada will join former Prime Minister The Right Honourable Paul Martin on May 4

Record-breaking Pow Wow

April 28, 2017 — 
Over 430 Indigenous students are set to graduate at the 28th Annual Traditional Graduation Pow Wow on May 6, 2017.

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Faculty of Engineering

ENGAP Graduates Celebrated

April 27, 2017 — 
ENGAP celebrates the successful achievements of eight Indigenous Engineering graduates


Chantal Fiola

Faculty of Education

Conference showcases spirituality in reconciliation

April 26, 2017 — 
Dr. Chantal Fiola says that Indigenous spirituality has informed not only her research but also her teaching practice as a university professor.

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In recognition of its efforts, the Indigenous Circle of Empowerment met with University of Manitoba President David Barnard.


Indigenous Circle of Empowerment wraps up successful year

April 24, 2017 — 
ICE is a student leadership development program grounded in culture and focused on effecting positive social change in the community


Asper School of Business

ABEP celebrates biggest year

April 24, 2017 — 
Aboriginal Business Education Partners celebrated its largest-ever cohort of graduating students at a special dinner on April 13

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Carla Loewen.


Indigenous student advisor wins National Academic Advising Association grant

April 24, 2017 — 
The National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) has named Carla Loewen as the recipient of the Region 6 Tribal Advisor Grant


Ry Moran, NCTR Director and Willy Fournier, Chair of the Board of Directors of Katimavik.

NCTR and Katimavik partner to strengthen Reconciliation initiatives for Canadian youth

April 6, 2017 — 
This collaboration will ensure that Truth and Reconciliation is a key pillar of all Katimavik’s youth development initiatives, in alignment with the objectives and principles of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada


Ma-Nee Chacaby // Photo: Ruth Kivilahti

Powerful memoir by Ojibwa-Cree Elder is a finalist for two literary awards

March 30, 2017 — 
A Two-Spirit Journey, a powerful memoir by Elder Ma-Nee Chacaby, is a finalist for two literary awards

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2015 Imagine a Canada art From Nevaeh Murray, Grade 6, West Kent Elementary Charlottetown, PEI.


Imagine a Canada – Ontario youth envision Reconciliation

March 28, 2017 — 
Students were encouraged to take their place at the forefront of the conversation on Reconciliation

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