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Remembering Dr. David G. Barber News Archive

David Barber, Rh Award

Mourning the loss of visionary Arctic researcher, Dr. David Barber

April 16, 2022 — 
Through his vision, leadership and endless efforts, Dr. Barber established UM as a global leader in Arctic research

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A clear blue Arctic sky.

Wpg Free Press: Winnipeg scientists among 11,000 around world declaring ‘climate emergency’

November 6, 2019 — 
David Barber, an eminent climate researcher at the University of Manitoba, hopes the study can move Canadians beyond the status quo

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Wpg Free Press: Manitoba MP attending Churchill summit to carve out town’s role once railway repaired

June 8, 2018 — 
A team of University of Manitoba scientists are aboard the CCGS Amundsen icebreaker, led by David Barber

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university of manitoba explorer covered in frost in the arctic

U of M’s Arctic expertise sought by Senate of Canada

April 19, 2018 — 
David Barber tells Senators to expect ice-free summer in Arctic by 2030

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A crab fishing boat trapped in the multiyear sea ice off the Newfoundland coast. Credit: David G. Barber.

Arctic sea ice becoming a spring hazard for North Atlantic ships

March 19, 2018 — 
More Arctic sea ice is entering the North Atlantic Ocean, making it increasingly dangerous for ships in late spring, suggests new research

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David Barber receives honorary degree from Laval

December 14, 2017 — 
"David G. Barber is a distinguished researcher whose scientific contribution to the Canadian research community is simply remarkable."


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Faculty and alumni appointed to Order of Canada

January 3, 2017 — 
Gov. Gen. David Johnston recently announced new appointments to the Order of Canada

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CBC The National: Climate changing in Arctic

November 25, 2016 — 
Distinguished Professor David Barber talks to The National about the dramatic sea ice loss in the North

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Dr. Janice Ristock has been named as the University of Manitoba’s next Provost and Vice-President (Academic).

Three University of Manitoba professors elected to the Royal Society of Canada

September 8, 2016 — 
The three scholars are David Barber, Janice Ristock and Quan (Abraham) Wang

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