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Four mini moot competition winners standing together.

Faculty of Law

Law student-run Mini Moot mentors, encourages first-time competitors

April 1, 2022 — 
Coinciding with the regular moot competition season, the Manitoba Law Students Association Clinical Experience Committee once again hosted the annual Robson Hall Mini Moot on March 2 – 3, 2022, in-person at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights. This year, 46 students participated. The winning team was Genevieve Smith and Jayden Wlasichuk, both first-year law students, with runner-up team of Ashley Slagerman and Paige Gratton.

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Jody-Williams, Knight Visitor

Nobel Laureate Jody Williams to deliver Sol Kanee Lecture on Peace and Justice

October 23, 2018 — 
Jody Williams is the U of M's 2018 Robert and Elizabeth Knight Distinguished Visitor

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Continuing the conversation on refugees

February 5, 2016 — 
Canada is only starting to get it right when it comes to supporting refugees, according to four experts who led a Visionary Conversations on Campus event Feb. 3

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Refugees – are we getting it right?

February 3, 2016 — 
Join the discussion, led by University of Manitoba professors and community experts, on February 3, 2016

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Magda Blackmore

Community Stories

Celebrating culture: A strong voice in the Polish community

September 29, 2014 — 
German and Slavic studies professor Magdalena Blackmore partners with community groups—including the Canadian Museum for Human Rights—to promote diverse voices.


Peace and conflict studies students, l to r: Peter Karari, Paul Cormier, Jodi Read, Robin Neustaeter, Sandra Krahn, Alka Kumar, Cathy Rocke, Grace Kyoon-Achan.


Peacebuilding with a global reach

September 23, 2014 — 
Human rights begin at home

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U of M connections: Canadian Museum for Human Rights

September 19, 2014 — 
With the long-anticipated opening of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights, U of M has something to celebrate

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Canadian Museum for Human Rights

On the opening of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights

September 19, 2014 — 
A message from Dr. David Barnard, president of the University of Manitoba

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