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Headshot of DAA recipient Chimwemwe Undi

Alumni

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

Alumni

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.

Alumni

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.

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Artlab

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.

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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”.

Students

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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