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Winnipeg Free Press: Stasiuk named new CEO of Forks North Portage Partnership

October 14, 2021 — 


Miriam Toews.

CBC: 5 Canadian books make shortlist for $100K Scotiabank Giller Prize

October 5, 2021 — 
New novel by UM alumna Miriam Toews [BA/89, DLITT/17] shortlisted for prestigious prize



Winnipeg Free Press: Province mourns first woman hired as engineer

October 5, 2021 — 
Today we mourn the loss of Ruth Eden [BsC (CE)/88, ExtEd/88, MSc/02], one of five women to graduate from the civil engineering program at the University of Manitoba in 1988.

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University of Manitoba (UM) student Shirley Wang [BSc/17].

UMRA bursary provides relief, opportunity

September 21, 2021 — 
The University of Manitoba Retirees Association bursary is awarded to a deserving UM student pursuing an academic program who is facing financial challenges

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Alumni News

Advice on starting Fall Term from alumni who’ve been there

September 20, 2021 — 
During Homecoming, UM grads share words of wisdom and welcome for students starting Fall Term

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UM admin building and sunrise

Homecoming reminds us we are part of something greater

September 17, 2021 — 
From Sept. 22 through Sept. 25, UM is hosting Homecoming 2021, a time for our alumni and university community to come together in celebration of being a part of something greater

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Alumni News

From Pandemic to Endemic: What does the future hold?

September 15, 2021 — 
President Benarroch speaks with local thought-leaders at this engaging Homecoming 2021 event

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University of Manitoba Homecoming. Online and on campus. September 22 to 25.

Alumni News

Celebrate Homecoming 2021 anywhere you are

September 3, 2021 — 
Register for virtual or in-person events Sep 22-25


UM Alumni Book Club logo on a white background with images of open book and a cup of coffee

Alumni News

Alumni share their top summer reads

August 9, 2021 — 
It’s summertime and the reading is easy. But with so many great books out there, deciding which ones to read is sometimes not so easy!

Nebula in deep space

Astronomers catch a pulsar wind powered by magnetar outbursts

August 6, 2021 — 
A team of international researchers including a UM astrophysicist and an alumna has found a wind nebula around a radio pulsar

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