April 30, 2014
University of Manitoba
UM Today Week at a Glance

Below are selected headlines that appeared through the week on UM Today, the U of M’s news site. A wealth of additional UM Today stories, updated daily, can be accessed anytime at http://news.umanitoba.ca.

This Week's Headlines

Meet Distinguished Alumnus David Matas

We honour him and other distinguished alumni on May 1


The final Visionary Conversations event of the year — tonight!

Should we have the right to die?


Indigenous alumni offer advice to graduates before this week’s 25th Annual Traditional Pow Wow

Five more featured in 25 Indigenous Alumni in 25 Days


Manitoba Book Award recipients include U of M faculty, staff and alumni

Awarded April 27


Student Accessibility Services has new online tool

Important information for instructors


Meet some UM unsung heroes, add your own!

A creative project by campus photographer Mike Latschislaw

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Upcoming Events

Formula for Success, documentary screening

Wednesday, Apr. 30 | 6:30 to 9:00 PM | E3-270, EITC (MTS Lecture Theatre)


Bannatyne Campus Master Plan Open House

Thursday, May 1 | 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM | Helen Glass Centre, Fort Garry Campus


More than Bricks and Mortar: a film based on 'Service Learning In A Global Community’ course by Kelley Beaverford (Architecture)

Saturday, May 3 | noon | Cinematheque, 100 Arthur Street, Winnipeg


Seminar: "Educational Nightmares: Student Nurses’ Sleep and Perceived Impact on Learning, Health, and Safety"

Monday, May 5 | 12:00 to 1:00 PM | Helen Glass Centre


Centre on Aging's 31st Annual Spring Research Symposium

May 5 & 6 | See times | Bannatyne Campus


3rd Annual Dr. Philip Weiss Award for Storytelling for Peace and Human Rights - Dinner and Presentation

Tuesday, May 6 (RSVP Apr. 30) | 7:00 PM, opening reception at 5:45 PM |  Qualico Centre, Assiniboine Park

More Events
  Visionary Conversations - The Evolution of The Rights Culture  
  25th Annual Traditional Graduation Pow Wow  
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