Beginning on May 28 for the 134rd year in a row, U of M students will receive their diplomas at spring convocation. (Congratulations class of 2013!) But for those wanting to see a different sort of diploma, they should take the short walk from the ceremony’s hall and arrive at the U […]
May 28th, 2013 · No Comments · Advisory, Archives, Convocation
May 2nd, 2013 · No Comments · Agriculture, Alumni, Health, History, Medicine, News Release, Research
Two distinguished graduates of the University of Manitoba are among six new laureates inducted into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame at a gala event today in Halifax.
They are: Winnipegger Dr. Arnold Naimark, former dean of medicine, the ninth president of the University of Manitoba and currently president emeritus; and Dr. David MacLennan, from Swan […]
April 22nd, 2013 · No Comments · Medicine, News Release, Research
A team of seven Manitoba researchers from the University of Manitoba, CancerCare Manitoba, Transplant Manitoba, Manitoba Institute of Child Health, and St. Boniface General Hospital are part of a new national research program launched today with funding from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR).
The Canadian National Transplantation Research Program (CNTRP) includes researchers from across […]
April 17th, 2013 · No Comments · News, News Release, Students
University of Manitoba sends more leaders to international forum than any other Canadian institute
Students from around the world are arriving in Russia today to attend the G20 Youth Forum, and of the 30 leaders representing Canada, 10 are from the University of Manitoba.
The G20 Youth Forum is the largest international civil society event organized […]
April 16th, 2013 · No Comments · Advisory, News Release, political studies
University of Manitoba president and vice-chancellor David Barnard says that although he is disappointed the provincial government was unable to fulfill its previous commitment to increase university funding by five per cent in Budget 2013, he appreciated that it avoided cuts implemented in other jurisdictions.
“We recognize our province is facing fiscal pressures and we appreciate […]
April 5th, 2013 · No Comments · Convocation, News, News Release
The University of Manitoba has awarded Mr. Mark Carney, the Governor of the Bank of Canada, with an Honorary Doctor of Laws at a private ceremony at the Rideau Club in Ottawa on April 5.
A visionary thinker and trailblazer who possesses tireless ambition and sterling integrity, Mr. Mark Carney is recognized with this honour for […]
April 2nd, 2013 · No Comments · Advisory
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