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Fall Convocation 2019

Convocation message from President Benarroch

October 22, 2020 — 
It’s the power of people which elevates our communities and propels us to make a difference.

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Orange Shirt Day has been recognized at UM for several years. This photo is from the Orange Shirt Day ceremony in 2017.

President Benarroch’s message on Orange Shirt Day

September 29, 2020 — 
Orange Shirt Day is a national day of remembrance – a day to remember the horrendous history and ongoing intergenerational impacts of Residential Schools

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UM campus in the fall.

President’s message on Winter Term

September 27, 2020 — 
University of Manitoba’s Winter Term 2021 will be delivered primarily remotely, with the exception of a small number of in-person courses

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Protest fist art on brick wall.

A message from President Michael Benarroch regarding Scholar Strike Canada

September 8, 2020 — 
The University of Manitoba is a community where we exchange ideas, where we shine a light on past actions and hard truths, and where we question established patterns.

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UM campus in the fall.

Welcome to the University of Manitoba!

September 8, 2020 — 
Welcome Day message from President Michael Benarroch

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With Extended Education, study online, remotely from the comfort and safety of your own home.

Extended Education

Future-proof yourself with lifelong learning

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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