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140th Celebration photobooth

Photo Gallery: UM140 Celebration Photobooth

March 2, 2017 — 
Photobooth shots from our 140th anniversary celebration.

140th anniversary watermark of University of Manitoba.

Video: University of Manitoba’s 140th birthday celebration

March 2, 2017 — 
Take a look at the sights from our Feb. 28, 2017 celebrations

(L-R) President David Barnard, Premier Brian Pallister, Senator Patricia Bovey, Mayor Brian Bowman and Minister of Natural Resources Jim Carr at the 140th anniversary celebration.

U of M’s past, present and future celebrated at 140th anniversary festivities

February 28, 2017 — 
Thousands of students, faculty, staff, alumni, retirees, friends and community members came together to celebrate

140th birthday celebration

Photo Gallery: The UM140 Celebration in Pictures

February 28, 2017 — 
A look back at photos from our UM140 celebration day.


Your #UM140 story: A social media gallery

February 28, 2017 — 
A compilation of our community's #UM140-tagged posts

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Alexander Isbister

Our story begins with a gift

February 28, 2017 — 
A Métis scholar, educator, lawyer, and author, Alexander Kennedy Isbister made his gift with an exceptional stipulation for the time

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Graduate student and Mosaic intern David Hutten.

Who am I? A student’s reflections

February 27, 2017 — 
President Barnard is challenging students, faculty, staff and alumni to consider Senator Sinclair’s four questions on identity

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Come celebrate the University of Manitoba’s 140th anniversary

February 27, 2017 — 
Students, faculty, staff and UM community invited to a special event on Tuesday, Feb. 28

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Students at a lecture at the Medical College in 1915. The class included five women and the University’s first black student, Dr. Hewburn Greenridge from British Guiana. The photograph shows early signs of inclusiveness in education at the University. Dr. G.M. Little fonds (PC 26, A79-63).

Exhibit on history of the University of Manitoba explores the legacy of Alexander Kennedy Isbister

February 16, 2017 — 
Archives & Special Collections will launch a new exhibit on Feb. 28 to mark the 140th anniversary of the University of Manitoba


On Feb. 17, 2017, the Métis flag will be raised at University Centre at 10:30 a.m.

Louis Riel Day Celebrations

February 14, 2017 — 
On Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, the third-annual U of M Louis Riel Day Celebrations will take place at Migizii Agamik – Bald Eagle Lodge


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