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


Irene Fakankun Elected to the Board of Governors

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

UM alum gets national award for ‘Outstanding Jazz Director’

May 24, 2022 — 
Alum winner of the Tommy Banks/NAC Orchestra Outstanding Jazz Director Award


A new grad in cap and gown waves as she takes a selfie


Make your Convocation a day to remember

May 24, 2022 — 
Our top 10 tips for an awesome experience

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students walking outdoors at the university centre


Register for Campus Tours

May 20, 2022 — 
Many UM students have only attended classes online over the past two years and are now looking forward to coming to campus this summer and fall.



Faculty of Law

Expansion of University Law Clinic services to help more Manitobans get Access to Justice

May 20, 2022 — 
While the partnership between the Faculty of Law and Legal Aid Manitoba in relation to the UMCLC has existed for nearly 50 years, in the past few years, the leadership of both organizations has identified a need to strengthen that relationship

Abortion-rights demonstrators hold up letters spelling out ‘My Choice,’ Saturday, May 14, 2022, outside the United States Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Research and International

Denying abortion access has a negative impact on children and families

May 19, 2022 — 
As abortion access is limited, the consequences at the individual level ripple through society as, on average, people denied abortions and their children are more likely to experience negative economic, social and health effects.

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Two people cycling past the Administrative Building on a sunny day.

Office of Sustainability

Bike to Work Day and Commuter Challenge are back and better than ever!

May 18, 2022 — 
Bike to Work Day makes a triumphant return on Monday, June 6. Stop by UM pit stops for fun, snacks and prizes. Ready to save even more money on gas? Register for the Commuter Challenge, June 5-11.

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Fort Garry Campus-Pedway and Engineering and Admin

Get active with an accessible community walk on Sneaker Day

May 18, 2022 — 
Let’s reconnect and celebrate being back together on campus!

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A group of students walking on a cross walk in front of the Admin building towards UMSU University Centre

Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning

Teachers celebrated

May 18, 2022 — 
The Students’ Teacher Recognition Reception recognizes the importance of teaching and teachers’ impacts on students’ educational journeys where 20 graduating students select two educators who made an impression on their learning: one from their K-12 years, and one from their time at UM.

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Closeup of a 2022 tassel on a graduation cap.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Newest Manitoba health-care professionals set to graduate

May 18, 2022 — 
Manitoba’s newest health professionals will graduate on Thursday, May 19, 2022, at the University of Manitoba’s Bannatyne campus convocation ceremonies

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