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Jocelyne Thorpe, Scott Ormiston and Joyce Slater are three of the many professors recognized by alumni.


Alumni name their fav UM profs

October 4, 2019 — 
We were overwhelmed with messages about faculty who taught challenging topics with ease; inspired news ways of thinking and creating; and expanded students’ horizons

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Who’s your favourite teacher?

September 23, 2019 — 
Ask any alumni about their favourite memories of university and we guarantee a few teachers’ names will crop up


Catherine Auld receives her masters of city planning degree in 1980 from her mother and then-U of M-Chancellor, Isabel Auld. // U of M Archives & Special Collections


What’s your fondest memory of your graduating year?

May 29, 2019 — 
Hear from our newest grads and share your own memories!


Reading a book. Trees in the background. // Image from Pixabay


10 inspiring books to read this summer

May 7, 2019 — 
We asked our alumni and UM community to tell us about the most inspiring books they’ve ever read and they answered with an eclectic list

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Books on a shelf. // Image from Pixabay


What book has influenced your life?

April 30, 2019 — 
Hear from five alumni on their summer reading recommendations and share your own!

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Movie theatre image from Flickr.


Alumni Answers: Which movies have impacted your life?

February 19, 2019 — 
We want to hear about the movies that have won a special place in your heart


Students from the Faculty of Agriculture work on a variety of mechanical devices as part of an engineering short course class offered in 1926. The curriculum included farm mechanics, gas engines, steam engines, wood shop, forge shop, building constructions, physics and electricity. // PHOTO FROM UM DIGITAL COLLECTIONS - ARCHIVES & SPECIAL COLLECTIONS


Alumni Answers: What do you love most about your career?

January 14, 2019 — 
To inspire students' future endeavours, we want to share with them just how great the working world can be


Woman looks at sky from a mountain top. // Image from Pixabay.


Kick-start 2019 with these tips from alumni

January 9, 2019 — 
If you’re having trouble setting goals or getting motivated this new year, our alumni have got you covered


(L-R) Kaileigh Tod and Carol Schlamb.

Alumni Answers: How has philanthropy impacted your life?

October 25, 2018 — 
We want to hear about your experiences with philanthropy, whether you made a gift, received one, or were witness to a gesture of goodwill

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A photo of agriculture student John Enns with Eugene Lange in Lange's office.

Alumni Answers: Who has been a mentor to you?

October 19, 2018 — 
We want to know about the people whose guidance you’re most thankful for over the years

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