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(right to left) President David T. Barnard at Visionary Conversations with panelists Diane Redsky and Evelyn Forget.

Visionary Conversations delves deep into the topic of poverty

March 13, 2017 — 
A number of Manitoba’s community leaders looked in-depth at the issue

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Why do we allow poverty to persist in Canada?

March 8, 2017 — 
President and Vice-Chancellor David T. Barnard hosts the next Visionary Conversations event on Thursday, March 9, which will examine the issue of poverty

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(L-R) The Visionary Conversations panel Yutta Fricke, Richard Milgrom, Michelle Porter and Tanis Woodland on Dec. 8, 2016. Photo by Mike Latschislaw.

Visionary Conversations conveys insight into accessibility

December 12, 2016 — 
The dialogue included discussion of The Accessibility for Manitobans Act, which aims to identify, prevent and eliminate barriers for people, in order to make Manitoba an inclusive society

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Michelle Porter at Visionary Conversations on Dec. 8, 2016.

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FKRM’s Professor Porter discusses ageism at Visionary Conversations

December 9, 2016 — 
Dr Michelle Porter, a FKRM professor and director of the university's Centre on Aging, was a panelist at Thursday, Dec. 8's Visionary Conversations entitled What does an accessible Manitoba look like?

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Visionary Conversations: What does an accessible Manitoba look like?

December 6, 2016 — 
New accessibility laws take effect in December – is Manitoba ready? Join us for Visionary Conversations on Thursday, Dec. 8

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November Visionary Conversations postponed

October 27, 2016 — 
'Why do we allow poverty to persist in Canada?' panel to be rescheduled

The 2016 season of Visionary Conversations launched with a panel discussion on Reconciliation. (Left to right: Tina Keeper, Ry Moran, Lenard Monkman, Nahanni Fontaine, moderated by President David Barnard)

Moving towards Reconciliation

September 22, 2016 — 
The 2016 season of Visionary Conversations launched with a discussion that addressed how the country can move forward in Reconciliation

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Tackling Reconciliation at Visionary Conversations

September 15, 2016 — 
Panelists discuss the next steps in Reconciliation on Wednesday, Sept. 21

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Visionary Conversations delves into diversity, inclusion, respect

May 18, 2016 — 
Panel tackled the topic of what more can Manitoba’s “most powerful” do to open the door to diversity

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Visionary Conversations in the Community

May 16, 2016 — 
What more can Manitoba’s “most powerful” do to open the door to diversity? Join the discussion tonight

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