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Indigenous Scholar Dr. Myrle Ballard


Childhood passion becomes Indigenous scholar’s life-long research focus

October 20, 2020 — 
Dr. Myrle Ballard keeps land and her traditional language at the centre of her research

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Grad cap and admin building


Meet the graduating class of Fall 2020

October 16, 2020 — 
Meet some of the incredible members of the University of Manitoba’s class of 2020. Fall Convocation will be held this year on October 22, join us via Live Stream.  

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Dr. Catherine Cook in Migizii Agamik


Get to know Dr. Catherine Cook

October 13, 2020 — 
UM Today sat down with Dr. Catherine Cook to learn what she hopes to accomplish in her pivotal role as vice-president (Indigenous).

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Senior with mask

UM part of national study on COVID-19 antibodies in older adults

October 1, 2020 — 
A $4-million investment from Canada's COVID-19 Immunity Task Force will launch a national study to investigate the burden of SARS-CoV-2 infection among aging Canadians, a population that has been shown to be at greatest risk for severe outcomes from COVID-19 disease. 

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UM campus in the fall.

President’s message on Winter Term

September 27, 2020 — 
University of Manitoba’s Winter Term 2021 will be delivered primarily remotely, with the exception of a small number of in-person courses

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First Year Experience leaves UM’s newest students confident, prepared

September 22, 2020 — 
Although COVID-19 has transformed the university experience, students starting their first year at UM this fall are confident and prepared thanks to UM’s First Year Experience: a series of new online initiatives aimed at readying them for university life.

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Convocation hat and admin building


Fall Convocation 2020 – held virtually October 22

September 18, 2020 — 
As soon as it is safe to do so, we will invite the class of 2020 to have the in-person experience that they have worked so hard for.

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Dr. Brent Roussin at a desk


Calm in crisis

September 11, 2020 — 
Dr. Brent Roussin on leading Manitoba’s pandemic response

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UM campus in the fall.

Welcome to the University of Manitoba!

September 8, 2020 — 
Welcome Day message from President Michael Benarroch


Two people wearing masks are approaching an entrance to Bannatyne campus.

Latest news on COVID-19 campus recovery

August 26, 2020 — 
After a period of reduced activity on campus, UM is working towards a slow, safe and practical return to some activities on our campuses. 

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