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Build entrepreneurial skills for our future

September 18, 2023 — 
This fall, UM is offering a new co-curricular approach to building entrepreneurial thinking skills called Better Together. Over two full days during fall reading week, November 14 and 15, faculty, staff and students will have the opportunity to learn about, practice and be inspired about the impact of entrepreneurial thinking skills.

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St. John's College

Kick off your school year with Jumpstart!

August 25, 2023 — 
On September 7th, St John's college student council (SJCSA) will host their annual Jumpstart event to launch the 2023/24 academic year.

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Black and white image of Eternity Martis smiling


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

School of Art

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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