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Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning

The Office of Experiential Learning launches in The Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning

April 11, 2022 — 
The Office of Experiential Learning was founded to support the enhancement of existing experience-based learning opportunities at UM and to bring experiential learning to classrooms where it never was before.

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Elder Diane Maytwayashing shares teachings about the Bannock Point petroforms with Land and Water participants.


Join the Land and Water team, learn from the land

September 23, 2021 — 
Applications are now open for the Land and Water program, which offers immersive urban land-based experiences, and engaging online workshops and activities facilitated by Indigenous elders, knowledge holders, artists and others. 

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Resisting Coloniality in Winnipeg

August 17, 2021 — 
Resisting Coloniality in Winnipeg is a panel series that brings together some of the local community organizations and activists who are leading this important work in our city.


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Working in Good Ways: A framework for Indigenous community engagement now available for download

June 7, 2021 — 
The framework and accompanying set of resources are part of an Indigenous Initiatives funded project that focuses on building and caring for relationships with Indigenous communities.

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The Dean's Lecture on Smart Transportation


Explore Winnipeg this summer with Community Engaged Learning & the Virtual Community Centre

May 3, 2021 — 
The summer edition of Community Engaged Learning's Virtual Community Centre explores Winnipeg neighbourhoods and brings back the popular virtual cooking classes

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A group of people sitting on chairs in a circle, listening to Audrey Logan speak.


Living on EIA: Myth vs. Reality

April 29, 2021 — 
Learn about the reality of living on Employment and Income Assistance from UM's Poverty Awareness and Community Action (PACA)


Working in Good Ways: A framework for Indigenous community engagement available for download on May 27

April 26, 2021 — 
Community Engaged Learning (CEL) is launching a free downloadable framework guide for working in a good ways with Indigenous communities on Thursday, May 27, 12 pm.

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Learn about social change and justice with Community Engaged Learning

April 20, 2021 — 
Learning in and with the community enriches a student’s education beyond the theory they learn in lectures. It fosters new, versatile ways of thinking about the world around us and understanding our role in it


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Poverty Awareness & Community Action (PACA): Experiencing Poverty During COVID-19

February 2, 2021 — 
As part of a series on poverty awareness, meet Carol and learn how COVID-19 has affected those experiencing poverty.


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3 reasons you should join the COVID-19 Virtual Community Centre 

January 27, 2021 — 
Learn more about a new Community Engaged Learning program where you can meet other students and learn new skills

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