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2018 Vanier Scholars, Taylor Morisseau and Iloradanon Efimoff.

Two new Vanier Scholars call U of M home in 2018

September 6, 2018 — 
Recipients of this award are Taylor Morriseau and Iloradanon Efimoff; and Dr. Christopher Pascoe receives Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship

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Iloradanon Efimoff

Faculty of Arts

Vanier Scholar examines strategies for curbing racism

September 6, 2018 — 
Iloradanon Efimoff remembers standing up for siblings, cousins, and friends on the sidelines of her school playgrounds in British Columbia

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The University of Manitoba welcomed back all faculty and students to classes on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016.

Top student stories of 2016

December 22, 2016 — 
Some of the top stories of student success from the past 12 months

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Chantale Cenerini

Get to know our 2016 Vanier Scholars – Chantale Cenerini

October 16, 2016 — 
Chantale Cenerini is playing a part in the revitalization of Indigenous languages in Canada; her doctoral research focuses on understanding and supporting the vitality of Michif, the language of the Métis people

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Kayla Moore

Get to know our 2016 Vanier Scholars – Kayla Moore

October 12, 2016 — 
As part of her studies, Kayla’s PhD research will investigate the potential of geothermal energy as a power source in the Canadian prairies

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Colin Graydon

Get to know our 2016 Vanier Scholars – Colin Graydon

October 3, 2016 — 
“Our lab’s tech was sitting in the desk next to me when I read the news, so I jumped up and hugged him. He was very confused. After that, I sent texts to my family and close friends. Many exclamation marks and capital letters were used.”

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Mamneet Manghera

Get to know our 2016 Vanier Scholars – Mamneet Manghera

October 3, 2016 — 
'It is extremely rewarding and satisfying to know that the work I do in the lab has the potential to bring a positive change in the health of individuals living with ALS.'

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2016 U of M Vanier Scholars (l to r) Chantale Cenerini, Colin Graydon, Kayla Moore and Mamneet Manghera

The Fantastic Four U of M Vanier Scholars

October 3, 2016 — 
New Vanier scholars are receiving major grants to study subjects as varied as Indigenous languages, HIV infection, Lou Gehrig’s disease and geothermal energy


EMERGING: Meet Dennis Drewnik

June 2, 2016 — 
At 17, incoming U of M student secures top prize at international science fair

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2015 Vanier Scholars (l to r) Ifeanyi Nwachukwu, Jonathan Challis, Chigbo Arthur Anyaduba and Michael Becker

Successful students

January 1, 2016 — 
The past year marked four more Vanier scholars, two Schulich leaders, awards for a humanitarian and photographer, and unique initiatives driven by our students. These are some of the top stories of student success from the past 12 months.

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