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President’s note on loss of students

July 13, 2018 — 
A message from University of Manitoba President and Vice-Chancellor David Barnard

The 2018 Order of Manitoba inductees and special guests

Order of Manitoba honours UM alumni, faculty, researchers and president

July 12, 2018 — 
Esteemed alumni, faculty members, researchers and administration were invested into the Order of Manitoba

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The 29th Annual Graduation Pow Wow.

President Barnard’s message on Celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day

June 19, 2018 — 
'All of us benefit by actively listening to Indigenous voices – in our daily interactions, in what we watch, and in what we read'

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A file image shows Convocation at the University of Manitoba.

President Barnard offers encouragement, challenges graduands to ‘shape the world’

June 5, 2018 — 
President Barnard offers encouragement to graduands at Spring Convocation 2018

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The President’s Reception for Graduating International Students on April 11, 2018.

Celebrating international students

April 18, 2018 — 
'One of the advantages of having such a diverse group of international students on campus is that it gives us many opportunities to see the world from different perspectives'

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Pride Parade 2016.

President Barnard’s message on National Volunteer Week

April 16, 2018 — 
'I would like to thank the thousands of students, faculty, staff, alumni, donors and friends who share their time and expertise'


Admin building on campus in black and white photo.

Flags at half-mast for Humboldt Broncos

April 9, 2018 — 
'We mourn the loss of life and extend our sincere condolences to the parents, family members, teammates and friends of the victims'


David Barnard stands in ARTLab. photo by Mike Latschislaw

President David Barnard’s response to UMFA’s open letter on the provincial budget

March 28, 2018 — 
'We advocate on an ongoing basis with government for increased investment in post-secondary education and welcome your support in that effort'

Students walk by the Administration Building

‘Take action and stand together’

March 8, 2018 — 
A message from President Barnard on International Women's Day

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The 2018 Hong Kong alumni event.

Alumni celebrate their alma mater in Hong Kong

March 1, 2018 — 
Last night, the U of M hosted a reception in Hong Kong to reconnect with members of that city’s vibrant alumni community


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