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August 10, 2020 — 
"At this time when there is so much uncertainty and the ground beneath us is shifting daily, some people may find themselves out of work or decide that this is time for them to up-skill, re-skill or even change career direction. Whatever your situation is, Extended Education is here for you and can help you chart a whole new career path or give you the knowledge and skills you will need to adapt.” - David Mandzuk, Acting Dean, Extended Education

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Dr. Michael Benarroch is the 12th president of the University of Manitoba

Message from Dr. Michael Benarroch, UM president and vice-chancellor

August 5, 2020 — 
Hi everyone. I don’t think it’s possible to open a communication these days without recognizing that, amid the triumphs and hopes inspired by flattened curves and progress in the development of a COVID vaccine, families here in Canada and around the globe are losing loved ones to the virus every day.

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Muslim boy praying

UM mourns victims of massive explosion in Beirut

August 5, 2020 — 
“We are deeply saddened by the news of the massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Lebanon on August 4, 2020,” says UM President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Michael Benarroch.

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Michael Benarroch

President Michael Benarroch welcomed on CBC Radio

July 14, 2020 — 
On July 9, 2020, new UM President Dr. Michael Benarroch gave his first media interview of his tenure, speaking with Trevor Dineen on CBC 's Information radio.

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Michael Benarroch

Returning home: A message from President Benarroch

July 6, 2020 — 
Thank you for welcoming me as your 12th President and Vice-Chancellor.

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David Barnard stands at the bottom of a flight of stairs.

A farewell message from President Barnard

June 30, 2020 — 
Dr. Barnard reflects on 12 years as UM President and Vice-Chancellor.

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President and Vice-Chancellor David Barnard planting with students from École St. Avila at the 2016 Campus Beautification Day

Dear David, thank you

June 30, 2020 — 
Members of the UM community have been expressing their thanks and best wishes to President David Barnard, who leaves the UM on June 30, after 12 years of leadership

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Harvey Secter, Janice Filmon, David Barnard pose together

David Barnard appointed President Emeritus

June 30, 2020 — 
'David truly embraced the idea of UM being Manitoba’s university'

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UM President Dr. David Barnard in conversation with former UMSU president, Tanjit Nagra

June 30, 2020 — 
President Barnard reflects on his time at the University of Manitoba.

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President David Barnard

Community saying goodbye, thank you to president David Barnard

June 24, 2020 — 
This week marks the last as president and vice-chancellor of the University of Manitoba for David T. Barnard, who has served in the role with distinction for 12 years.

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