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Indigenous News Archive


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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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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Kaitlin Fosseneuve

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Physical Education Student Profile: Kaitlin Fosseneuve

October 25, 2018 — 
Third-year Physical Education student Kaitlin Fosseneuve says the Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management's tight-knit, family-like atmosphere has made it easy for her to thrive.

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Mayor Brian Bowman.

President Barnard congratulates Mayor Bowman on his re-election

October 24, 2018 — 
University of Manitoba president and vice-chancellor Dr. David Barnard congratulates Mayor Brian Bowman

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Students support underrepresented adults in First Nations community

October 24, 2018 — 
Indigenous youth with disabilities face gap when transitioning to adulthood, students discover.

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Dr. Marlyn Cook in her office.

Trailblazing doctor wins 2019 Indspire Award

October 24, 2018 — 
As one of the first female Indigenous physicians to graduate from the U of M's Max Rady College of Medicine, Marlyn Cook [MD/87], is used to paving her own way

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The turtle sculpture where sacred fires are lit is located in front of the NCTR.

Desautels Faculty of Music

Indigenous Intersections: A Transformative Dialogue

October 23, 2018 — 
Join the Desautels Faculty of Music for a week-long series addressing the intersections between Indigenous artists and music, and Western art music


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