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Indigenous News Archive


Global News: Bannock and backpacks

November 15, 2018 — 
Indigenous student leaders at the University of Manitoba have taken it upon themselves to extend a helping hand to people living on the streets of Winnipeg.


Christa Bruneau Guenther (middle row, third from the left) poses with VIBE Award and Feast Café Bistro staff.

Asper School of Business

Indigenous business leaders recognized at annual VIBE Awards Dinner

November 13, 2018 — 
On Oct. 25, 2018, the Indigenous Business Education Partners (IBEP), hosted the 14th annual Visionary Indigenous Business Excellence (VIBE) Awards Dinner

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Bike kiosk mural

‘For those willing to travel by a different route’

November 9, 2018 — 
Indigenous Art and Placemaking signs come to Fort Garry campus

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Manitoban: UMFM releases reconciliation podcast series

November 8, 2018 — 
Minogondaagan: The Good Voice will feature Indigenous and non-Indigenous guests

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Assistant Professor Lori Blondeau


Deconstructing notions of the Indigenous woman through performance art

November 7, 2018 — 
Lori Blondeau, a recent Indigenous artist hired at the University of Manitoba’s School of Art, deconstructs the stereotypical notion of the Indigenous women through performance art and photography.

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Are you one of the next Indigenous Leaders of Tomorrow?

November 6, 2018 — 
The BMO Financial Group Indigenous Leaders of Tomorrow scholarships are awarded each year to some of the brightest graduating high school students in Canada

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Indigenous Scholars Speaker Series banner

Faculty of Arts

Meet Indigenous Scholar: Dr. Emma LaRocque

October 31, 2018 — 
On Nov. 1, Dr. Emma LaRocque will present as part of the Indigenous Scholars Speaker Series

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Graphic illustration. The commissioned illustration for this feature is by Sébastien Aubin. According to the artist, its inspiration is flowers growing, the idea of growing together and getting information from different sources. Aubin served as the University of Manitoba’s first Indigenous designer in residence at the School of Art from September 2017 to February 2018.

Walking together

October 30, 2018 — 
Indigenous approaches to mentoring at the university

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Speakers included Jordan Bighorn (left to right), Dorota Blumczynska, and Niigaan Sinclair.

Extended Education

Education for Social Justice

October 29, 2018 — 
On Oct. 23, an intimate crowd gathered at Forth for the latest installment in the Dean’s Lecture Series 2018-2019 season.

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Open House Evening of Excellence


Future students welcome at Evening of Excellence

October 29, 2018 — 
On Oct. 30, U of M will open its doors to Grade 12 students, their family and friends for Evening of Excellence

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