The longtime dean of medicine and health sciences at UM was praised at his retirement celebration as an influential leader who has advanced equity and brought about transformative change.
Winter 2020 Mini-Session
• Wednesday mornings from 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
• Runs February 12 until March 11
TOPIC: Mapping Abandoned Manitoba
Presenter: Dr. Gordon Goldsborough, Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences
TOPIC: Tick Talk
Presenter: Dr. Kateryn Rochon, Associate Professor, Veterinary Entomology
TOPIC: The Ins and Outs of Carbon in Our Environment
Presenter: Dr. Brian Amiro, Professor, Department of Soil Science,Program Chair, B.Sc. Agroecology, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences
TOPIC: Mind Warriors: Using Contemplative Approaches for Optimal Health and Well-Being
Presenter: Dr. Michael Yellow Bird, Professor and Dean of Social Work
**Please note there is no session on February 19th
Recent Alumni Stories
No less than three law students have been named recipients of the University of Manitoba’s 2022 Emerging Leader Awards. These remarkable students include Class of 2022’s Michael Badejo, President of the Manitoba Law Students’ Association (2021-2022), Shawn Singh, an active member of the MLSA and participant in the Presidents’ Student Leadership Program cohort (2021), and Class of 2023’s Adam Kowal, who served as co-president of the Manitoba Indigenous Law Students’ Association during his second year of law.
The Faculty of Law proudly congratulates the Master of Human Rights graduating class of 2022. Celebrating the conclusion of their program at a gala event at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights on June 10th, the twelve members of the third cohort of graduates from this unique interdisciplinary program said farewell to Robson Hall and set off to pursue careers in Human Rights advocacy. We asked a number of these incredible students to share their experiences taking this degree.