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Asian Heritage Month: Teaching, learning and research News Archive

Desautels Faculty of Music

Conducting research about what is conducted

May 1, 2023 — 
Ikjyot Bharaj is shining a light on representation in music repertoire

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Asper School of Business

Research imitates life for Asper Assistant Professor published in FT50 journal

April 19, 2023 — 
Dr. Ratchel Zeng’s co-authored work on control and coordination receives prestigious publication and finds real-world application

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Asper School of Business

Asper MFin student embraces leadership and lifelong learning

March 2, 2023 — 
Sheena Gee is an Asper Master of Finance student and Vice President of the Asper Professional Graduate Student Association.

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Student bursary recipients look straight ahead.

Faculty of Science

Meet the first Student Recipients of the Kwan Family Bursary

February 15, 2023 — 
Undergraduate science students awarded a new bursary to continue a family legacy through the Mr. and Mrs. Wing Kwun Kwan Bursary.

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Meet UM’s finalists for the McCall MacBain Scholarships

February 7, 2023 — 
University of Manitoba students Clèche Kokolo [BA/23], Keziah Brothers [BA/23], and Soomin Han [BSc/23] are finalists for the first global cohort of McCall MacBain Scholars at McGill University. Evan Chan [BA/23] receives a regional award

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Man at WUSC recruitment booth.


Student Refugee Program Seeking Volunteers

December 13, 2022 — 
Entirely funded and run by university students, the WUSC Student Refugee Program is reliant upon volunteer students, who form the core of the program. Joining WUSC can help students gain leadership skills and valuable experiences by engaging in global and humanitarian issues.

Dr. Alankrita Goswami

Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

New Agribusiness prof to leverage economic knowledge to benefit stakeholders

December 8, 2022 — 
Dr. Alankrita Goswami joined the Department of Agribusiness and Agricultural Economics as Assistant Professor in Supply Chain Disruption in Crop and Livestock Sector on November 1, 2022.


A UM grad in cap and down looks off into the distance. Their tassle has 2022 on it and they stand in front of a limestone brick building with stained glass doors.


Persistence and dedication pay off for grads winning top awards

October 17, 2022 — 
Congratulations to the class of 2022! Meet two graduating students receiving medals for remarkable academic achievements. Fall Convocation will be held from October 19-20 (Fort Garry campus) and on October 27 (Bannatyne campus).

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Compilation image of the 2021 recipients of the Nahlah Ayed Prize.


Introducing the 2021 Nahlah Ayed Prize for Student Leadership and Global Citizenship recipients

September 12, 2022 — 
UM students recognized for their efforts in bridging cross-cultural gaps, both locally and globally

Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

New plant science prof to delve into ecology and biology of weeds

September 12, 2022 — 
Dilshan Benaragama joined the Department of Plant Science as an Assistant Professor and industry research chair in Crop Protection (Weed Science) from May 1, 2022.


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