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Ongomiizwin – Health Services to celebrate 50-year milestone

January 20, 2020 — 
Ongomiizwin, the Indigenous Institute of Health and Healing in the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, will celebrate the 50th anniversary of its health services unit with a gala dinner and symposium

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Members of the MMF

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Métis programming is gaining its stride for 2020

January 8, 2020 — 
The Métis Inclusion Coordinator position has come a long way. Read about upcoming programming for the New Year.

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Dr. James Peebles [BSc(Hons)/58, DSc/89]

Top stories of 2019

December 20, 2019 — 
Another incredible year reaches its conclusion at the University of Manitoba and we would like to share some of our most notable stories from 2019

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Youth climate activist Greta Thunberg meets with Dr. Julienne Stroeve, Senior Canada-150 Research Chair in Climate Forcing of Sea Ice at the University of Manitoba Centre for Earth Observation Science (CEOS)

A year of resistance: How youth protests shaped the discussion on climate change

December 20, 2019 — 
Greta Thunberg made history again this month when she was named Time Magazine’s Person of the Year

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A mural featuring the wordsDecolonize and Chill - We are Still Here, and a man walking a horse

Lumbering towards a decolonized society

December 6, 2019 — 
Iloradanon Efimoff, an Indigenous PhD student and Vanier Scholar in UM’s psychology department, shares her thoughts on decolonization and Indigenization

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Indigenous Scholar Dr. Cary Miller

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Head of Native Studies wants to reframe discussions around power relationships in history

December 6, 2019 — 
Moving towards reconciliation is the driving force behind Dr. Cary Miller's work

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Group shot of Manitoba Aboriginal Youth Achievement Awards recipients

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UM students receive Manitoba Aboriginal Youth Achievement Awards

November 27, 2019 — 
On Nov. 21, Indigenous youth from across the province were honoured with Manitoba Aboriginal Youth Achievement Awards.

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Instructor teaches students how to prepare food in Migizii Agamik.

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EmpoweringU offers students financial literacy opportunities

November 14, 2019 — 
During Financial Literacy Month, EmpoweringU is offering a hands-on meal preparation workshop to inspire students to eat healthy while on a budget.

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Are you one of the next Indigenous Leaders of Tomorrow?

November 12, 2019 — 
The BMO Financial Group Indigenous Leaders of Tomorrow scholarships are awarded each year to some of the brightest graduating high school students in Canada

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Engineering and Architecture students and faculty pose outside of a structure in progress.

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Proposals for the 2019 Indigenous Initiatives Fund are now being accepted

November 12, 2019 — 
The Indigenous Initiative Funds are open to faculties, schools, colleges, libraries and administrative units to support unit-based projects that further the Indigenous Achievement goals and priorities outlined in Taking Our Place, the U of M’s Strategic Plan

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