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Wpg Free Press: Bisons land soccer superstar

August 22, 2019 — 
Face of women's game in India, former national team captain thrilled to play, study at U of M


Wpg. Free Press: Origins of socialized medicine in Canada run deeper than Douglas

August 19, 2019 — 
In her latest book, Radical Medicine: The International Origins of Socialized Health Care in Canada, Esyllt W. Jones illuminates the ideological and social underpinnings of medicare



The Canadian Press: ‘Tips on steroids:’ Social media both a help, hurdle for police investigations

August 16, 2019 — 
Social media can help or hurt police investigations such as the one into three homicides in northern British Columbia, says a criminologist


Konadu's work Figure as Index (Triptych)

Artwork by U of M grad earns top BMO prize

August 13, 2019 — 
Luther Konadu (BFA/19) is the national winner of 17th annual BMO 1st Art! competition


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Wpg Free Press: U of M star swimmer Wog warming up for 2020 Olympics

August 12, 2019 — 
Expectations have risen dramatically for the 20-year-old University of Manitoba student, who is one of our province’s best hopes for competing at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo

Sesame seeds spilling from a jar

JAMA: Sesame: The New Priority Allergen?

August 6, 2019 — 
Unlike peanuts, sesame is not currently recognized as a priority allergen in the United States and is not legally required to be declared on prepackaged foods



Wpg Free Press: City bets on asphalt for Waverley underpass

August 1, 2019 — 
Ahmed Shalaby weighs in



Wpg Free Press: U of M producing more diverse doctors

July 31, 2019 — 
Screening process ensures student population mirrors that of province


CBC: Destruction of Winnipeg warehouse highlights dearth of cheap studios

July 24, 2019 — 
The loss of a North End warehouse used by nearly 30 Winnipeg artists underscores a shortage of safe, affordable studio space in the city, artists say


CBC: ‘Oh my gosh! That would be bananas’ — 5 questions for Winnipeg artist Divya Mehra

July 17, 2019 — 
Divya Mehra is one of Canada's young, vibrant artists and a trailblazer in the art world today

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