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Comic book hero Captain Marvel hits the big screen

The Conversation: Higher, further, faster: Marvel’s first female cinematic superhero

March 6, 2019 — 
The Captain Marvel movie will be Marvel Studios’s first female-superhero led film

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Assistant Professor Lori Blondeau


Deconstructing notions of the Indigenous woman through performance art

November 7, 2018 — 
Lori Blondeau, a recent Indigenous artist hired at the University of Manitoba’s School of Art, deconstructs the stereotypical notion of the Indigenous women through performance art and photography.

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Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Healing Health Care: From Sick Care towards Salutogenic Healing Systems

October 29, 2018 — 
In his presentation at the Research Seminar Series Nov. 6, Dr. Chris Fries will outline general shortcomings associated with the pathogenic approach to health care, while speaking to the benefits of a system that supports human health and well-being.

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Terry Duguid, MP (Winnipeg South), flanked by Dr. Digvir Jayas (left) and Dr. Marc Fortin (VP of Research Partnerships at NSERC), with successful grant applicants

NSERC announces more than $13M in funding for U of M

October 12, 2018 — 
Funding and scholarships for researchers and students across all disciplines

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Finding connections: Artist Rebecca Kamen bridges the gap between science and art

September 17, 2018 — 
Rebecca Kamen, Artist in Residence in the Computational Neuroscience Initiative and Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Pennsylvania visits the University of Manitoba, September 24-28, 2018

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Amy Brown on the job in Katannilik Territorial Park in Nunavut. v

Alumni Abroad: Warm coats & muskox roast

July 16, 2018 — 
Amy Brown works for the Government of Nunavut as Acting Director of Nunavut Parks and Special Places

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Arnold Frieman, O.M., B.A.(Manitoba)

Honorary Degree Recipient, June 8, 2018

June 8, 2018 — 
During the 139th annual Spring Convocation of the University of Manitoba on June 8, 2018, an honorary degree will be awarded to a noted business entrepreneur who is a benefactor within our community

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The Honourable Janis Guðrún Johnson

Honorary degree recipient, Tuesday, June 5, 2018: Janis Guðrún Johnson

June 5, 2018 — 
For nearly half a century, the Honourable Janis Johnson has had an important influence on public policy in Canada. She has also championed many vital organizations that enrich the quality and vibrancy of life in Manitoba

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Faculty of Law

Dr. Amar Khoday published in Cardozo Arts and Entertainment Law Journal

May 8, 2018 — 
Associate Professor Amar Khoday recently had an article published in the Cardozo Arts and Entertainment Law Journal. The Journal is ranked 4th among Arts, Entertainment and Sports law journals in the US as of 2016. Dr. Khoday's article is titled Valorizing Disobedience within the Ranks: Law and Resistance in American Military Films.

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Art with heart

April 17, 2018 — 
Works created by medical students display emotion, imagination

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