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 […]
March 19th, 2013 · No Comments · Architecture, Film, Fine Art, Media, Music, News Release, Outreach, Research, School of Art, arts, philosophy
January 24th, 2013 · No Comments · Aboriginal, Film, Indigenous, News, News Release, Outreach
The Margaret Laurence Endowment Fund and the University of Manitoba’s Women’s and Gender Studies Program are sponsoring Native Women and Film 3, which runs from Jan. 28 until Feb 1.
Native Women and Film is the only event of its kind in North America. The festival officially opens on Jan. 29 at 11:30 a.m. at the […]
October 9th, 2012 · No Comments · Advisory, News, arts
The University of Manitoba and the Languages and Cultures Circle of Manitoba are holding an international conference in Winnipeg called Languages and Cultures of Conflicts and Atrocities.
More than fifty presenters from across the Humanities and Social Sciences in North America and Europe will discuss practices and representations of conflicts and atrocities in literature, film, history, […]
September 13th, 2012 · No Comments · Alumni, News, News Release, arts, homecoming
Tomorrow, Sept. 14, the Faculty of Arts will celebrate the achievements of alumni Paul Moist (national president of the Canadian Union of Public Employees), and MP Niki Ashton (NDP – Churchill).
It’s part of the annual Homecoming event Arts Celebrating Arts, wherein the Faculty honours the achievements of alumni, faculty, staff and students. Mr. Moist the […]
April 13th, 2011 · No Comments · English, Film, Media, News Release, Students
Okay, everyone, it’s time to get your geek on.
During Summer Session 2011 at the University of Manitoba, you can learn all about your favourite comic book heroes, and maybe even get credit for it.
Daily, throughout the month of May (and finishing with a final exam), you can take a course titled The Comic Book Film […]
January 28th, 2011 · No Comments · Music, News Release
The Marcel A. Desautels Faculty of Music Musical Theatre Ensemble presents one of their broadest spectrums ever at this year’s annual production on February 4th and 5th at the Gas Station Arts Centre.
Titled “Our Finest Dreams”, the evening features 33 students from five different faculties, including music, business, engineering, education, and science.
“Everyone is featured. The […]
November 23rd, 2010 · No Comments · Biology, Health, Medicine, News Release, Outreach, Research, Science, Students, arts, environment, human ecology, physics
The University of Manitoba is honoured to announce that Melissa Bailey and Jody Reimer are recipients of Rhodes Scholarships for 2011. This continues the excellent record for University of Manitoba students winning Rhodes Scholarships, bringing the total to 95 students, more than any other university in Western Canada. The Rhodes Scholarships are the most prestigious […]