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Grads line up backstage for Convocation in June 2018.

President Barnard spurs grads to take a more active role in leadership that will guide the future

October 17, 2018 — 
In his address to graduands, President Barnard challenged graduating students to push forward the boundaries of knowledge

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Call for nominations for university awards

September 11, 2018 — 
Nominate for: Honorary Degrees; Distinguished Professor; Emeriti; Distinguished Service; Peter D. Curry Chancellor’s Award

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Desautels Faculty of Music

Musician joins Royal Society of Canada’s prestigious ranks

September 11, 2018 — 
Composer Gordon Fitzell elected to Royal Society of Canada’s College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists, President David Barnard named a Specially Elected Fellow

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The University of Manitoba campus

President’s message to community on sexual violence

September 5, 2018 — 
President David Barnard spoke about sexual violence on campus, including new assessments, training, resources

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Admin Building

President Barnard: Welcome to the U of M

September 4, 2018 — 
'I wish you all the best as you embark upon your exciting journey'

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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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