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Dr. Mary Jane McCallum stands at a lectern. She holds an eagle feather and wears an honorary Doctor of Laws degree gown and hat.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences News

HD recipient Mary Jane McCallum: ‘Advocate for a better, healthier and more just life for all Canadians’ : Network News

May 26, 2022 —  At the 143rd Spring Convocation, Dr. Mary Jane McCallum encouraged the graduating dental and dental hygiene students to continue pursuing knowledge and wisdom so they can give back to society to make it a better place for those who aren’t yet born.

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Derek swims in the Joyce Fromson Pool

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management News

UM Recreation Services member testimonial: Derek Andriy Patten : Network News

May 26, 2022 —  Derek Andriy Patten (he/him or they/them) is a graduate student at the University of Manitoba who is an avid user of the Joyce Fromson pool and other areas of the Active Living Centre (ALC).

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Winnipeg Foundation Innovation Fund of the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences – Call for Applications : Network News

May 26, 2022 —  The Winnipeg Foundation Innovation Fund of the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences is a $1,000,000 fund intended to seed innovative interdisciplinary research in the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Manitoba

L-R: UM President Dr. Michael Bennaroch, The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, and Dr. Rusty Souleymanov at Fort Garry Campus

Faculty of Social Work News

Improving access to health care and social services for marginalized people in Canada : Network News

May 26, 2022 —  Dr. Rusty Souleymanov, assistant professor, has been nationally recognized for his current efforts to make health care, community-based services, and social programs accessible to some of Canada's most disenfranchised and marginalized communities. Over the past two years, Dr. Souleymanov was awarded more than $1.2 million through multiple grants from the Federal Government of Canada, the Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) and the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) to lead his program of study. His research seeks to inform culturally sensitive models of health care and community-based services.

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cover image of the 10th anniversary edition of the Canadian Journal of Human Rights

Faculty of Law News

Canadian Journal of Human Rights celebrates publication of 10th anniversary edition : Network News

May 26, 2022 —  The only Canadian peer-reviewed academic journal dealing exclusively with human rights research is still staying true to its original mandate 10 years later. Founded in 2012 by Faculty of Law professor, Dr. Donn Short, the Canadian Journal of Human Rights: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Law and Policy remains a publication of the Law Faculty Council at the University of Manitoba.

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Three students with masks on walking through the Engineering building atrium.

Supports for students, nursing expansion, and research in 2022-23 UM budget : Featured

May 25, 2022 —  The University of Manitoba’s Board of Governors approved the University’s 2022-23 $698.5 million general operating budget on May 24, 2022.


Irene Fakankun, Alumni Representative on the UM Board of Governors for a three-year term beginning June 1, 2022.

Alumni News

Irene Fakankun Elected to the Board of Governors : Campus News

May 25, 2022 —  The votes have been counted and UM alumni have selected Irene Fakankun [PhD/21] as their next alumni representative for the UM Board of Governors.



Faculty of Education News

Faculty of Education mourns passing of long-time professor and alum : Network News

May 25, 2022 —  Faculty of Education alum and long time professor, Dr. Beverly Zachary passed away on May 17, 2022.

COVID health and safety mask graphic.

Latest COVID-19 Recovery updates : News

May 25, 2022 —  Masking guidelines for Summer Term, and more


Graphic of person holding a certificate with the text Get Hired

Students News

Get Hired! Week of May 24, 2022 : Network News

May 24, 2022 —  Are you looking for work, trying to get that first job, or want to gain experience in your field of study? You won’t want to miss the weekly edition of Get Hired, by Career Services!

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