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Headshot of DAA recipient Chimwemwe Undi


Meet the 2024 Distinguished Alumni Award for Outstanding Young Alumni recipient

April 11, 2024 — 
Learn more about Chimwemwe Undi’s journey from student to lawyer to poet laureate

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Collage of all four candidates in 2024 BOG election


Voting is now open for your next UM Board of Governors alumni representative

April 10, 2024 — 
Meet the four candidates in the running.

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Five headshots of the 2024 DAA recipients.


2024 Distinguished Alumni Awards recipients revealed

April 4, 2024 — 
Meet the honourees for the upcoming September celebration 

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Rendering of transformed infrastructure corridor in Winnipeg.

Faculty of Architecture

Master of Landscape Architecture Students Awarded National Recognitions

April 1, 2024 — 
Master of Landscape Architecture student receive national awards!

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Dr. Catherine Cook speaks at her retirement celebration.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Dr. Catherine Cook celebrated as trailblazer, mentor at retirement event

March 27, 2024 — 
Dr. Catherine Cook, a Métis physician, Rady vice-dean (Indigenous health) and UM vice-president who championed Indigenous equity, was honoured at her Rady Faculty retirement celebration as a true trailblazer.

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School of Art

The Hamilton Spectator: Brushstrokes Of Resilience: Jackie Traverse’s Artistic Odyssey

March 26, 2024 — 
The Hamilton Spectator: Brushstrokes Of Resilience: Jackie Traverse’s Artistic Odyssey

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Photo of three law alumni left to right Bradley Regehr Heather Wadsworth Brent Roussin

Faculty of Law

Faculty of Law announces 2023 Alumni Award recipients

March 25, 2024 — 
To celebrate the achievements of graduates, the Faculty of Law created the Faculty of Law Alumni Awards which are presented annually in three categories: Outstanding Alumni Award, Emerging Leader Award, and the Trailblazer Award. Congratulations to the winners of the 2023 UM Law Alumni Awards: Bradley Regehr, K.C. [LLB/96], Outstanding Alumni Award Heather Wadsworth [JD/15], Emerging Leader Award Dr. Brent Roussin [BSc/96, MD/00, JD/09, MPH/11], Trailblazer Award.



School of Art

The School of Fine Art Student Association Votes to Name the SOA Student Endowment Fund

March 21, 2024 — 
In recognition of Divya Mehra [BFA'05], contemporary visual artist and distinguished alumna, the current board of SOFASA has voted in favour of renaming the Student Endowment Fund the Kamal and Sudha Mehra Student Endowment Fund.


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 appointed to Order of Canada

March 6, 2024 — 
On Dec. 28, 2023, Her Excellency the Right Honourable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canada, announced 78 new appointments to the Order of Canada.

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alumni awards recipient posing for photo next to Faculty of Education banners

Faculty of Education

Congratulations to the 2024 Alumni Awards & Scholarship Recipients

March 5, 2024 — 
Faculty of Education Alumni Association celebrated the 2024 Alumni Awards & Scholarship Recipients.


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