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U of M community celebrates Diamond Jubilee Medals

October 12th, 2012 · No Comments · Alumni, News Release, Uncategorized

Fourteen members of the University of Manitoba community received Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medals from Rod Bruinooge, MP for Winnipeg South, last night. The medals are given to individuals who have made valuable contributions to the country, province or community.
“I would like to congratulate these remarkable individuals who have earned this prestigious honour,” […]

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Multi-year funding allows U of M to build, maintain education quality

April 17th, 2012 · No Comments · News, News Release, Uncategorized

University of Manitoba President and Vice-Chancellor David Barnard today welcomed the Manitoba government’s multi-year commitment to sustained funding for the province’s universities in Budget 2012.
“I am pleased the government has fulfilled its commitment to provide universities with a five per cent increase in its funding for the second consecutive year,” said Barnard. “These sustained investments […]

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Envisioning the future together

February 8th, 2012 · No Comments · News, News Release, Outreach, Uncategorized

The University of Manitoba will transform the Southwood Lands into a landscape that epitomizes the ideal live-work-learn-play place for Winnipeggers and it took the inaugural step last night by meeting with neighbours, interest groups, and government officials.
The University of Manitoba is working with stakeholders in developing an understanding for how the 120 acres should evolve. […]

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Did KISS party at the U of M?

April 11th, 2011 · No Comments · News, Uncategorized

In researching a story on U of M’s historic Taché  Hall residence, archival student and intern Andrea Martin came across this 1970s photo of, presumably, a shaving cream fight in the residence. The characters in the photo have an uncanny resemblance to members of the rock ‘n’ roll band KISS.
Gene Simmons, if you’re reading this, please note […]

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Media Advisory: Come All Ye Faithful Singers

December 10th, 2009 · No Comments · Advisory, Uncategorized

The award-winning University Choir will be performing, for the first time, inside the Manitoba Legislative tomorrow. The choir, composed of 30 students, will sing an array of Christmas carols.

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News Release: Departures Arrives Again

November 16th, 2009 · No Comments · News Release, Students, Uncategorized

Twenty-five years ago the Black Hole Theatre Company performed the world première of then-faculty member Carol Shields’s play Departures and Arrivals, and this year it will open its season with it on November 17.

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News Release: ‘A Year of Significance’

November 10th, 2009 · No Comments · English, News Release, Uncategorized, arts

Twenty-five years ago the Black Hole Theatre Company performed the world première of then-faculty member Carol Shields’s play Departures and Arrivals, and this year it will open its season with it on November 17.

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