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Notes on the passing of Dr. Chris Johnson

June 23, 2021 — 
Dr. Chris Johnson, Professor Emeritus, department of English, theatre, film & media, passed away this past weekend.

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Two non-binary-students doing-work together in class. // Photo from The Gender Spectrum Collection / Zackary Drucker

Faculty of Arts

Signs of improvement, but further work needed to create more inclusive secondary schools: 2SLGBTQ report

June 21, 2021 — 
New research shows that, while there have been some important improvements in the last decade, there is still a long way to go in creating safer and more accepting Canadian schools for Two Spirit, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Queer, Questioning (2SLGBTQ) youths

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Maia Bacchus receiving her award via Zoom

Students

Community and good grades for the win

June 21, 2021 — 
When Maia Bacchus first started getting involved in her community, she had no idea where it would eventually lead her.

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Research funding supports BIG ideas

June 15, 2021 — 
Dozens of research projects have received over $6.5 million in funding to support research excellence in the social sciences, humanities, natural sciences and engineering fields

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Meet the 2021 Faculty of Arts Gold Medal Recipients

June 15, 2021 — 
The Faculty of Arts is pleased to present the 2021 undergraduate academic medal winners

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Indigenous

Three Indigenous retirees reflect on their influential careers

June 11, 2021 — 
Audrey Richard, Dr. Wanda Wuttunee and Dr. Yvonne Pompana are all set for retirement this summer

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June 2021 UM Virtual Community Events

June 11, 2021 — 
Listen, learn and gain important insight from UM’s virtual community events during the month of June.

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Faculty of Arts

Arts grad ends degree with Creative Expression Award

June 11, 2021 — 
Rebecca Simiyu [BA/2021] looks back fondly at her time in the Faculty of Arts ending with an award

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Faculty of Architecture

Theatres of Architectural Imagination Symposium

June 10, 2021 — 
Theatres of Architectural Imagination Symposium held from May 27 - 29 featured 28 paper presentations by established and emergent scholars from across North America, Europe and Australia; plus two special panels with award-winning theatre architects and directors; and 11 Entr’Actes, animating intervals between sessions with multi-media interpretations of the symposium themes.

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Alumni

Alumni POV: Choosing visibility

June 9, 2021 — 
This Pride month, UM alumna Teri Stevens explains why she's chosen to be visibly queer

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