Roberta (Bobbie) Whiteman had already worked in the child welfare sector for at least 10 years when she first learned about the new Master of Human Rights (MHR) program being offered at the University of Manitoba. On October 18, she graduates as a member of the inaugural Master of Human Rights program class her thesis already demonstrating potential to impact the work she does in changing lives.
Seniors' Alumni Learning for Life Winter 2019
Why Do People Believe in UFOs?
Presenter: Chris Rutkowski, Canadian Science Writer and Educator
Critical and Emancipatory Peacebuilding: External Intervention and Local Agency for Social Justice
Presenter: Dr. Sean Byrne, Professor of Peace and Conflict Studies
How Can We Improve Kidney Transplant Outcomes?
Presenter: Dr. Julie Ho, MD FRCPC, Associate Professor Internal Medicine & Immunology
A Collaborative Approach to Scientific Outreach: Education, Communications and Engagement
Presenter: Lucette Barber, Centre for Earth Observation Science
Recent Alumni Stories
Every dollar donated to the Douglas and Beverly Ruth Centenary Award in Engineering, up to $10,000, will be matched by Friends of Engineering, as well as an additional fifty cents from the Manitoba Scholarship and Bursary Initiative.