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Celebrating our collective accessibility commitment as a community

December 4, 2017 — 
A message from University of Manitoba President and Vice-Chancellor David Barnard


The Manitoba Legislature is shown in a file image. // Photo from Government of Manitoba/Facebook

Throne speech identifies provincial government’s priorities heading into 2018

November 21, 2017 — 
Lt.-Gov. Janice C. Filmon read the speech from the throne on Nov. 21, outlining the Manitoba government's priorities

Emeriti recipients, October 2017

Emeriti titles presented at evening ceremony

October 25, 2017 — 
Fifteen exemplary past vice-presidents, librarians, and scholars were recognized at the Honouring Emeriti ceremony

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U of M alumnus becomes leader of Manitoba Liberal Party

October 23, 2017 — 
'On behalf of the University of Manitoba community, I offer congratulations to newly elected Liberal Party of Manitoba leader, Dougald Lamont'


A file image shows Convocation at the University of Manitoba.

President Barnard’s address to graduands at the 50th Annual Fall Convocation

October 19, 2017 — 
'Today we celebrate success at the end of a journey and opportunities on the path ahead'

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The President & The Poet.

Acclaimed Irish poet Micheal O’Siadhail returning to U of M

October 12, 2017 — 
O’Siadhail has published sixteen collections of poetry over the span of nearly four decades


Bisons Football \\ Photo by Alex Christie

University of Manitoba’s upcoming community events

September 28, 2017 — 
Explore a variety of public events on campus and in the community through November, 2017

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Message from President Barnard

September 15, 2017 — 
'Our ongoing goal is to build a culture of consent, respect, trust, inclusivity and safety'

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The Ice Cream FUNdraiser: Front and Centre Campaign at the Admin on Sept. 8, 2017.

President hosted ice cream mini-social

September 11, 2017 — 
As part of the faculty/staff campaign, the Office of the President, Human Resources, and Financial Systems together sponsored Ice Cream FUNdraiser: Front and Centre Campaign at the Admin.

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University of Manitoba administration building.

Moving forward together

September 9, 2017 — 
U of M and UMFA reach four-year deal

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