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Faculty of Law News Archive


Op-ed: Leaders wrong to accede to Quebec’s symbols-ban demand

October 11, 2019 — 
Law professor Gerald Heckman explains

Faculty of Law

Road to Kitgum, Uganda

Faculty of Law

Advocating for Justice and Reparations in Uganda

October 7, 2019 — 
Escaping with their surviving children from forced marriages to Lord’s Resistance Army commanders was not the end of the ordeal for Grace Acan and Evelyn Amony.

Centre for Human Rights Research, CHRR, Faculty of Law

Jocelyne Thorpe, Scott Ormiston and Joyce Slater are three of the many professors recognized by alumni.


Alumni name their fav UM profs

October 4, 2019 — 
We were overwhelmed with messages about faculty who taught challenging topics with ease; inspired news ways of thinking and creating; and expanded students’ horizons

Alumni, alumni answers, Asper School of Business, college of nursing, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Graduate Studies, Faculty of Law, School of Art

Homecoming celebrates alumni achievements and generosity

September 27, 2019 — 
Returning grads connect with UM, classmates, faculty, staff and students

Alumni, Bisons, Desautels Faculty of Music, Faculty and Staff, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Law, front and centre, Homecoming, Indigenous Homecoming, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, Students, Taché Arts Complex


The university at war

September 24, 2019 — 
Eighty years ago this September, Hitler’s armies invaded Poland, thrusting the world into the Second World War

Alumni, Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Law

Robson Hall has received new landscaping that adds flower beds and new paving.

Faculty of Law

Robson Hall gets facelift at fifty

September 11, 2019 — 
The light is at the end of the tunnel for construction at Robson Hall. For faculty, staff and students who have had to live through weeks of drilling, jack-hammering and blocked entrances, the payoff is coming in the form of beautifully landscaped patios at both east and west porticos, giving a facelift of colour and liveability to the formerly austere areas.

Faculty of Law

Forty law students from Robson Hall stand in front of Hertford College at the University of Oxford, where they studied International Business Law with Dean Jonathan Black-Branch at the end of August.

Faculty of Law

Practicing law in a global village

September 11, 2019 — 
The idea was to expose law students to the actual practice of International Law and all that it entails

Faculty of Law


Wpg Free Press: U of M offers first human rights program

September 10, 2019 — 
Winnipeg’s role as a civil liberties hub has expanded, with the launch of Canada’s first interdisciplinary master of human rights program

Faculty of Law, Human Rights, NCTR

Pixabay image of mud, grey and deeply cracked from drought.

Op-ed: Climate change needs emergency response

July 5, 2019 — 
'Our leaders must gather the courage and moral fortitude they need to level with Canadians'

climate change, Faculty of Law

Hands raised

Seed funding for human rights research

June 25, 2019 — 
The Centre for Human Rights Research invites proposals from faculty members who want to explore new collaborative interdisciplinary research projects.

Centre for Human Rights Research, faculty, Faculty of Law

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