The next session of the award-winning Visionary Conversations series presented by the University of Manitoba will be held on Wednesday, March 20, 2013. Visionary Conversations is an engaging, interactive speaker series that brings together world-class minds to present and discuss issues with the audience that are critical to the future of our community, our country […]
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March 19th, 2013 · No Comments · Architecture, Film, Fine Art, Media, Music, News Release, Outreach, Research, School of Art, arts, philosophy
March 6th, 2013 · No Comments · School of Art, arts
In celebration of International Women’s Day the School of Art Gallery is honoured to host the solo exhibition of the work of Bev Pike. Hymenal Views features six 20-foot-long paintings that depict mountainous bundles of clothing enveloping the gallery creating a visual topography of overlapping social histories and constructions of gender.
Highly illustrative and detailed, […]
March 5th, 2013 · No Comments · Advisory, Education, arts
The Global Political Economy Student’s Association at the University of Manitoba will host a panel discussion that will explore trends in post-secondary education.
The panel will examine general trends and changes in the funding of post-secondary education and discuss if these trends are problematic in terms of long-term economic development.
The panelists include:
Dr. Robert Chernomas - […]
January 29th, 2013 · No Comments · History, News Release, Outreach, Peace and Justice, Students, arts, conference, political studies
The Co-Chairs of the 2013 University of Manitoba Political Studies Students’ Conference (PSSC) are pleased to announce its 29th forum on politics, defence and security. This year’s conference is entitled: “Canada and NATO After Afghanistan.”
General Ray Henault (ret), former Chief of Defense staff and former Chair of the NATO Defence Committee, will deliver the opening […]
January 15th, 2013 · No Comments · Education, English, Media, Music, News Release, Outreach, Peace and Justice, arts
The University of Manitoba’s Centre for Creative Writing and Oral Culture is pleased to announce the arrival of Clare Muireann Murphy, its new Storyteller-in-Residence. Murphy will hold the position into early April 2013.
Of her new post, Murphy says, “I am utterly honored and delighted to be Storyteller-in-Residence at the Centre for Creative Writing and Oral […]
November 26th, 2012 · No Comments · English, Film, News Release, Students, arts
The University of Manitoba is honoured to announce that Faculty of Arts student Thomas Toles is the recipient of a Rhodes Scholarship for 2013. The U of M is one of the leading institutions in Canada for numbers of Rhodes Scholars, and continues to be the alma mater for more Rhodes Scholars than any other […]
November 19th, 2012 · No Comments · Advisory, Students, arts
The Black Hole Theatre opens its 2012/2013 season with Oscar Wilde’s witty masterpiece, The Importance of Being Earnest: A Trivial Comedy for Serious People. Set in Victorian England, the play is a farcical social satire on the triviality of social institutions, and is one of the most famous theatrical comedies of all time.
Two men, Jack and Algernon, both […]