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Eight men grouped together in gymnasium, smiling.

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

History-making hoops team keeps winning feeling alive

October 13, 2022 — 
This past weekend, members of the 1976 national championship winning Bisons men’s basketball team and their families got together to shoot some hoops and rewatch some of that championship game on the court of Investors Group Athletic Centre (IGAC).

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Asper School of Business

Cheer on Asper student athletes in seven Bison sports teams

October 5, 2022 — 
This year, we are excited to cheer on 39 Asper student athletes across 7 sports as they balance their schedules in sport and in the classroom.

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tréchelle bunn pictured outdoors, birdtail valley

Indigenous student-athlete shows community that movement is medicine

September 27, 2022 — 
The Reconciliation Run, organized by Indigenous student-athlete Tréchelle Bunn, is scheduled to take place on September 30 in Birtle, MB. Registration is still open with an option to participate virtually for those not able to make the trip to Birtle on Friday.

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New UM Alumni Association home games sponsorship strengthens its support of the Bisons

September 9, 2022 — 
Beginning this month alumni may use promo code UMALUMNI22 to obtain up to four free tickets to any home game

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Coach Brian Dobie and recruit Keenan Karish smile while Karish signs with the Bisons

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Keenan Karish touches down with both academics and athletics

June 1, 2022 — 
The University of Manitoba has announced that Keenan Karish, who is also one of the newest Bisons Football recruits, is one of three recipients receiving a BMO Future Indigenous Leader of Tomorrow Scholarship, valued at $ 16,000 over the course of four years. Karish will be the first Bisons athlete to win this prestigious award.


Mavignier and teammate jump in celebration on the soccer field, wearing Bisons jerseys

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Bisons alum Bruna Mavignier makes it to Canada Soccer

April 13, 2022 — 
Bruna Mavginier, former Bisons soccer player, coach, and UM alum, has recently been hired full-time with Canada Soccer, working as a sports scientist with the NDC (National Development Centre) program in Ontario and the U-17 National Team, which will be travelling to the Dominican Republic for the Concacaf World Cup qualifiers on Thursday.

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Marissa Naylor stands with a bowling ball and a certificate after placing 2nd in the Team Canada tenpin bowling trials

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

FRKM alumni profile: Marissa Naylor

April 13, 2022 — 
Marissa Naylor, recent Recreation Management and Community Development graduate with a minor in marketing, placed 2nd in the Team Canada tenpin bowling trials last week, earning a spot with Team Canada to compete in the World Championships that will be held in October.

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March UM Community Event 2022

UM Community Events March 2022

February 28, 2022 — 
Enjoy livestream midday recitals, cheer on the Bisons track and field team, learn how water purification is sustained in the Climate Series Webinar, and more

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Bell Let’s Talk 2022–supporting ourselves and each other

January 17, 2022 — 
January 26 is Bell Let’s Talk Day; check out how UM is joining the conversation

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desiree scott, olympic gold medalis

Best of Bisons 2021

December 23, 2021 — 
The Bisons have many reasons to be proud of a successful year


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