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Who is Eternity Martis? Learn more about the upcoming Knight Lecturer

March 3, 2023 — 
On March 9, UM is welcoming award-winning journalist and best-selling author, Eternity Martis. Her debut memoir, They Said This Would Be Fun: Race, Campus Life, and Growing Up, focused on her experience as a racialized student on a mainly white campus. The book was featured on book lists including the Globe and Mail, CBC, Pop Sugar, Now magazine, BlogTO, and Chatelaine, as well as on syllabi for high school and post-secondary classes across North America.

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February is Black History Month

February 1, 2023 — 
Reflect and celebrate with these events at UM

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Gather your team for the Jack Frost Challenge

January 27, 2023 — 
Join friends and fellow Manitobans for this year’s Jack Frost Challenge — a province-wide event organized by the Green Action Centre that takes place from Feb. 5 to 11 and encourages participants to complete 130 collective kms of winter activities.

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2022 BFA Honours Exhibition

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2022 BFA Honours Exhibition returns to ARTlab, April 30 to May 4, 2022

April 16, 2022 — 
On Saturday, April 30th, the halls of ARTlab will come to life with students, their families, guests and community members checking out the artistic achievements of students in the 2022 Bachelor of Fine Arts Honours Exhibition. ARTlab will be transformed from a school to an exhibition centre where the hallways, studios and even classrooms will showcase works ranging from paintings, drawings and prints to sculpture, installations and video projects.

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January UM Community Event 2021

January 2022 UM Community Events

January 6, 2022 — 
Enjoy discussions at virtual sharing circles, School of Art workshops and more

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December UM Community Events 2021

December 2021 UM Community Events

December 2, 2021 — 
This December explore University of Manitoba’s wide range of events. Choose from an outdoor science exhibit, a visit with Santa or entertaining trivia night and more!

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UM community events for November

November 2021 UM Community Events

October 29, 2021 — 
Mark your calendar for UM’s community events this November.

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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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Bettering our land: A call to action against injustice – event June 28

June 22, 2021 — 
UM’s Spiritual Care office has partnered with the Muslim Student Association, UM’s Indigenous Student Association, the Métis University Student Association, Community Engaged Learning and the Indigenous Student Centre to host a virtual event that aims to bring the UM community together, and to discuss what can be done here at home to address all forms of racism with an emphasis on anti-Indigenous racism and Islamophobia

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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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