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Colourful Chinese lanterns at night.

Donor Relations News

2022 Lunar New Year

January 21, 2022 — 
February 1, 2022 is the start of The Lunar New Year and marks the beginning of the year of the Tiger

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mage from the office of the Governor General of Canada: The insignia of the Order is a stylized snowflake of six points, with a red annulus at its centre which bears a stylized maple leaf circumscribed with the motto of the Order: DESIDERANTES MELIOREM PATRIAM–Latin for “They desire a better country”.

Members of UM community promoted, added to Order of Canada

January 7, 2022 — 
The new list includes 10 individuals from the UM community

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Students News

Student success stories of 2021

December 23, 2021 — 
There are many success stories to celebrate

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Man in brown and gold sports jersey strikes a dancing pose in the stands of a football stadium

Alumni News

Top Alumni Instagram picks of 2021

December 15, 2021 — 
From inspiring new grads, to world-class research and Olympic champions, here are our top Instagram posts of 2021.


Sex workers

Telling a story to offer hope for the exploited

November 30, 2021 — 
A fictional story about the terrible plight of sex traffic victims may offer hope and guidance to those actually confronted by such situations

Moneca Sinclaire showing her app

UM researcher honoured for bringing unique app to communities

November 24, 2021 — 
Alumus Dr. Moneca Sinclaire helped develop a mobile app that enables Indigenous communities to survey their populations about key health and social issues

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2021 IDEA RECIPIENT DR. ERNEST RADY [BCOMM/58, LLB/62, LLD/15]. // PHOTO BY Steve Salnikowski

UM alumnus Dr. Ernest Rady receives 2021 IDEA award

November 19, 2021 — 
Visionary Dr. Ernest Rady honoured at IDEA event to celebrate his community impact and leadership

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UM Alumna Ella Thomson

Students News

Schulich Leader alumna using AI to transform how diabetes is managed

November 1, 2021 — 
To mark the 10th anniversary of the Schulich Leader Scholarships, we caught up with UM Alumna Ella Thomson [BSc(EE)/17] who was awarded the Schulich Leader Scholarship in 2013

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Nolan De Leon

CBC: Winnipegger lifts 5,900 kilograms in 1 hour for mental health

October 25, 2021 — 
As CBC Manitoba reports, Nolan De Leon, alumnus and current Master’s student in Physiology and Pathophysiology lifted the weight of an elephant on Saturday to bring attention to poor mental health.

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Alumni News

Career Lab helps recent grads stand out on the job

October 18, 2021 — 
New and recent grads can still rely on their alma mater to support them as they join the workforce and throughout their career journey.


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