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Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

3MT presentation shines light on the ‘unseen athletes’

April 14, 2021 — 
Three Minute Thesis finalist Chris Voth's research explores the experiences of gay male athletes in professional team sports.

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Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Bisons continue community focus during pause to support United Way

April 8, 2021 — 
The University of Manitoba Athletic Council (UMAC), comprised of Bisons student-athletes, has partnered with United Way Winnipeg to organize WALK with the HERD on Saturday, April 10.

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Proud to Play: Canadian LGBTQ+ Athletes Who Made History

March 19, 2021 — 
FKRM master's student Chris Voth is a featured panellist in a discussion on experiences of LGBTQ+ athletes – from discrimination and harassment to success and triumph on the ultimate stage.

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Israel Idonije

Israel Idonije on leadership

March 18, 2021 — 
Former NFL defensive end, entrepreneur and philanthropist Israel Idonije [LLD/14] first found his passion for leadership as a member of the UM Bisons football team.

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hockey player chasing down puck

UM student-athlete creates platform to promote positive mental health

January 25, 2021 — 
Émilie Massé, a Faculty of Architecture student and Bisons women’s hockey athlete, recently launched Fivefiftyfive, a clothing brand intended to advocate for changing the narrative around mental health

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Bell let's talk toque

Now more than ever, let’s talk

January 19, 2021 — 
This year, the University of Manitoba will once again be one of over 200 post-secondary institutions across Canada to join the world’s largest mental health conversation with Bell Let’s Talk

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Mentoring Mondays: Michele Sung

January 18, 2021 — 
Despite decades of success on the basketball court, Michele Sung [BKin/09] believes winning isn’t the be-all-end-all for student-athletes

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Chris Moskal and Diana Craig, second year medical students

Top stories of 2020

December 22, 2020 — 
A year to remember or a year to forget? The COVID-19 pandemic dominated headlines across the globe, including here at the University of Manitoba, but there was always light behind the dark clouds. Positive stories shone through.

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Kelsey Wog

Best of Bisons 2020

December 22, 2020 — 
Despite a year that brought with it the most unbelievable and adverse circumstances, the Bisons still found a way to shine.

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National team’s Desiree Scott heading back to Kansas City

December 8, 2020 — 
UM Bison women’s soccer alumna Desiree Scott’s professional life has taken another turn


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