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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Dentist who escaped violence in Nigeria now a U of M success story

July 15, 2019 — 
Dr. Ehiedu Osemiha, who narrowly escaped a terrorist attack five years ago, has qualified as a Canadian dentist, thanks to a program at the Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry

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Extended Education grads including Bonnie Murray, in her Indigenous graduation scarf, celebrate their moment.

Extended Education

Cheering on our grads

June 24, 2019 — 
“It was a long journey, working full-time and going to school. I'm excited to be done."- Bonnie Murray, Certificate in Applied Counselling grad

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Faculty of Law

Beyond Marks

June 14, 2019 — 
Each year, it is a Robson Hall tradition to present certain student awards at the annual graduating class dinner and dance that recognize students above and beyond their academic achievements.

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Supporting birth ‘amazing every single time’ for Manitoba midwifery grad  

June 10, 2019 — 
Student from Thompson one of 12 newly graduated midwives through U of M partnership with McMaster University

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Graduating law student Danielle Morrison is ready to advocate for those in need of a strong legal voice.

Faculty of Law

Born to Advocate

June 6, 2019 — 
Graduating law student Danielle Morrison, has already established an exciting career of advocating for others, all before her convocation day.

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Faculty of Science

Ronald Domalaon will receive his PhD from the department of chemistry on Thursday, June 6

June 6, 2019 — 
Classmates call Domalaon a “go-getter”, having already started a job in the pharmaceutical industry, after being scouted and hired in November of last year – but for Domalaon, it’s par for the course.

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Faculty of Education

A supportive community

June 6, 2019 — 
Whitney Lodge-Zaparnick discovered a love of teaching and determined to pursue a BEd degree at the Faculty of Education.

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Kailee Rutherford works in a lab at CancerCare, helping to identify genes that play roles in cancer development

Personally motivated, completely dedicated to the fight

June 5, 2019 — 
At age sixteen, Kailee Rutherford was diagnosed with cancer

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Fall Convocation 2019

President Barnard’s address to graduands at the 140th Annual Spring Convocation

June 5, 2019 — 
'Pursue your dreams. Think outside the box.'

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Kom Bol is seeking to lead by example

Surviving culture shock and leading by example

June 4, 2019 — 
Bol is graduating with his fellow Arts class of 2019 on June 5, 2019. He hopes to attend graduate school in environmental law so that he can go back home to East Africa where he can work for an NGO

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