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MSWIK Culture Camp 2018

Faculty of Social Work

New graduate students engage in Indigenous ways of learning on retreat

August 28, 2018 — 
This past weekend, the third cohort of students in the MSW-IK program at the Faculty of Social Work embarked on their journey at the Windy Hill Learning Centre, located on Treaty 1 territory near Lake Winnipeg. 

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Members of ICE 2017-2018: (left to right) Ashley Daniels, Brendan Wood, Taylor Morriseau, Charlene Hallett, Carly McLellan, Tyler Koswin, Brandon Wozniak, Laura Forsythe, Gabrielle Wilson, Gillian McIvor.

Indigenous Circle of Empowerment now accepting applications

August 22, 2018 — 
'Being a part of ICE has been an amazing experience'

Carly McLellan is studying medicine.

Extended Education

Medical student Carly McLellan inspired by Health Career Quest Summer Camp

July 31, 2018 — 
The summer before Grade 12, Carly McLellan attended the Health Career Quest Summer Camp - now she is studying medicine

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Cook, Loewen receive U of M Leadership Awards of Excellence

July 24, 2018 — 
Cook and Loewen were both humbled to receive leadership awards, and were quick to thank their nominators


Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Agricultural and Food Sciences welcomes Indigenous Scholar

July 19, 2018 — 
Kyle Bobiwash is the newest assistant professor in the Department of Entomology


Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Risk for babies exposed to diabetes during pregnancy varies by type of diabetes, study finds

July 17, 2018 — 
Study shows a child’s risk of developing early-onset diabetes is impacted by exposure to diabetes during pregnancy

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Donalee Deck at Cirque of the Unclimbables in Nahanni National Park Reserve, Northwest Territories.

Alumni At Home: Yes, we have no dinosaurs

July 16, 2018 — 
Donalee Deck’s career has turned her into a bit of a nomad

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Don Jacks


U of M alumnus building community through lacrosse

July 13, 2018 — 
University of Manitoba alumnus Don Jacks is recruiting young Indigenous athletes to the sport

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Richard Dupuis on a hike to the top of Ha Ling Peak near Canmore, Alta.

Alumni Abroad: Reaching peak nature

July 13, 2018 — 
In anticipation of Canada’s Parks Day on July 21, we’re featuring alumni like Richard Dupuis who live and work in our nation’s parks

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Dr. Catherine Cook, Vice Dean, Indigenous Health, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences.

Wpg. Free Press: Métis doctor recognized for building health links

June 21, 2018 — 
It’s typical of Catherine Cook that she edited a statement to emphasize teamwork in a national award for her work to be announced on National Indigenous Peoples Day

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