Spring Reception 2010 Fall Reception 2010
The President's Reception of Retirees
April 17, 2010
The Reception was held at the Fort Garry Campus.
Registration of Retirees
John Loxley chairs the Board of Pollock’s Hardware Co-op. He talked about the formation of Pollock’s Hardware Co-op by a community group and the progress they have made.
Jay Goldstein and John Loxley checking out some of the unique items that can be bought at Pollock’s Hardware!
Digvir Jayas, Vice-President (Research) standing in for Dr. Bernard (President of the University of Manitoba), provided an update on recent activities and events at the University of Manitoba.
Line-up for Food
Enjoying the moment
Photography: Stella Rebling and Gunter Baureiss
The Reception was held at The Fort Garry Campus.
Retirees registering for Reception
Waiting for the presentation
A quick chat before the presentation
Dr Dawe spoke on Defining Excellence: Using the Past to Inform the Present and Shape the Future. He explored the philosophies of the greatest pianists in history as a basis for posing the question: To what extent can or should modern post-secondary institutions be influenced by the past when formulating their strategic plans?
Debbie McCallum, Vice President (Administration), representing the President Dr David Barnard, spoke on the “Changing Campuses”.
Sheila Andrich, Jay & Carol Goldstein sharing a moment
A time to visit
Enjoying the company and good food
Photography: Stella Rebling
Dr. John Loxley is a professor in the Department of Economics, University of Manitoba. For thirteen years he was Head of the Department. He specializes in International Money and Finance, International Development and Community Economic Development and has published extensively in these areas.
Dr. Digvir Jayas, Vice-President (Research)
Delicious sandwiches, fruit and veggie platters
Jay Goldstein, President of UMRA, presenting Dr Dawe with an UMRA mug.
Barbara Lange signing copies of the book she edited Through the Window of a Train: A Canadian Railway Anthology