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UM Alumna Ella Thomson


Schulich Leader alumna using AI to transform how diabetes is managed

November 1, 2021 — 
To mark the 10th anniversary of the Schulich Leader Scholarships, we caught up with UM Alumna Ella Thomson [BSc(EE)/17] who was awarded the Schulich Leader Scholarship in 2013

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Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

2022 Certificate of Merit call for nominations now open

October 30, 2021 — 
Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences annual award recognizes community leaders


UM community events for November

November 2021 UM Community Events

October 29, 2021 — 
Mark your calendar for UM’s community events this November.

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Nolan De Leon

CBC: Winnipegger lifts 5,900 kilograms in 1 hour for mental health

October 25, 2021 — 
As CBC Manitoba reports, Nolan De Leon, alumnus and current Master’s student in Physiology and Pathophysiology lifted the weight of an elephant on Saturday to bring attention to poor mental health.

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Price Faculty of Engineering

Engineering Alumni celebrate 25 years of work at KGS Group

October 22, 2021 — 
Fifteen Engineering Alumni have celebrated over 25 years of work for KGS Group

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Career Lab helps recent grads stand out on the job

October 18, 2021 — 
New and recent grads can still rely on their alma mater to support them as they join the workforce and throughout their career journey.


MHR Student Bobbie Whiteman

Faculty of Law

An education with impact

October 18, 2021 — 
Roberta (Bobbie) Whiteman had already worked in the child welfare sector for at least 10 years when she first learned about the new Master of Human Rights (MHR) program being offered at the University of Manitoba. On October 18, she graduates as a member of the inaugural Master of Human Rights program class her thesis already demonstrating potential to impact the work she does in changing lives.

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Doug Ruth stands and a podium wearing a white hard hat and a suit and tie. To his left, there is a rendering of the new Engineering Information and Technology Complex.

Price Faculty of Engineering

Friends of Engineering to match gifts to scholarship fund

October 14, 2021 — 
Every dollar donated to the Douglas and Beverly Ruth Centenary Award in Engineering, up to $10,000, will be matched by Friends of Engineering, as well as an additional fifty cents from the Manitoba Scholarship and Bursary Initiative.

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Winnipeg Free Press: Stasiuk named new CEO of Forks North Portage Partnership

October 14, 2021 — 


photo of lawyer Kristen Wittman and cover of her book Death becomes us

Faculty of Law

Living with law and art: Manitoba lawyer publishes moving new poetry collection

October 7, 2021 — 

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