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Falun Dafa the fifth exercise, meditation // Photo: longtrekhome, Pixabay


Panel discussion: The Persecution of Falun Gong and Canada-China Policy

December 1, 2020 — 
UM Distinguished Alumni Award recipient David Matas joins panel discussion on human rights abuses


Student award winners

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Rehabilitation Sciences faculty and students celebrate success at virtual awards ceremony

November 30, 2020 — 
The College of Rehabilitation Sciences, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences honoured 17 of its 116 Class of 2020 graduates at its Convocation Awards ceremony, held virtually on Nov. 26.


Order of Canada medals \\ Photo by Sgt. Ronald Duchesne, Rideau Hall

Six members of UM community honoured by Governor General

November 27, 2020 — 
Seven Manitobans have been appointed to the Order of Canada, including six members of the UM community.

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Shayne Reitmeier

Alumnus awarded by the College of Family Physicians of Canada

November 25, 2020 — 
Dr. Reitmeier has proven to be an outstanding leader in family medicine, and continues to make incredible contributions to the communities he serves.

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Information Services and Technology

UM website outage scheduled Sunday, Nov. 29

November 24, 2020 — 
There is an outage scheduled for 6:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 29 to update the UM web hosting server. During this time, anyone visiting the website will see an outage page.

Elementary school students at their desks behind barriers for COVID-19

The Conversation: Students with disabilities should have the option of in-person learning during COVID-19 school closures

November 24, 2020 — 
Schools should be making plans to continue safe in-person learning for students with disabilities for whom remote learning simply does not work.

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student-athletes pictured at the Active Living Centre

Another great year for Bisons in the classroom

November 23, 2020 — 
For the fourth consecutive season, Bisons student-athletes have set a new record at the University of Manitoba for the largest number of U SPORTS Academic All-Canadians

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graphic icons in workout positions

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Recreation Services launches Virtual Health and Fitness site

November 23, 2020 — 
The Recreation Services team has launched the Virtual health and fitness page that will provide members with online workout options while facilities are temporarily closed.


COVID-19 in Manitoba public policy, new book

November 23, 2020 — 
Written by Andrea Rounce and Karine Levasseur, both associate professors in the department of political studies, COVID-19 in Manitoba seeks to understand how Manitoba fared during the first months of the pandemic,

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Winter on Fort Garry campus, looking at walkway along UMSU University Centre and towards the Administration Building.

Final agreement reached between UM and UMFA

November 21, 2020 — 
The agreement is now final and classes continue as normal

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