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GERRY PRICE (FIFTH FROM LEFT) WITH 8 OF 10 INAUGURAL WINNERS OF THE PRICE GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR WOMEN IN ENGINEERING AT THE PRICE SCHOLARS RECEPTION ON NOV. 26.

New graduate scholarships support women in engineering

December 6, 2019 — 
The Price Graduate Scholarships for Women in Engineering was established through a $600,000 gift from the Price Family Foundation

donor relations, Faculty of Engineering, front and centre, Front and Centre - Graduate Student Support, Philanthropy

Artist's rendering of Desautels Concert Hall

Celebrating $2.5 million gift for construction of new concert hall

December 5, 2019 — 
The Desautels Concert Hall will be the strategic capstone of the Taché Arts Project

campus community, Desautels Faculty of Music, front and centre, Philanthropy

UM research project to improve kidney health in remote communities wins funding from TD Bank

December 3, 2019 — 
This funding will expand the University of Manitoba’s Kidney Check program

front and centre, Front and Centre - Research Excellence, Indigenous, Max Rady College of Medicine, Philanthropy

Dr. Ernest Rady [BComm/58, LLB/62, LLD/15]. // PHOTO BY THOMAS FRICKE

Alumnus Dr. Ernest Rady announced as 2020 IDEA recipient

November 27, 2019 — 
The Associates of the Asper School of Business at UM have announced that Dr. Ernest Rady is the recipient of the 2020 International Distinguished Entrepreneur Award

Alumni, campus community, front and centre, IDEA, Law, Max Rady College of Medicine, Philanthropy, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Winnipeg Rh Institute Foundation donates $1-M to support pediatric research at U of M

November 26, 2019 — 
The Rady Faculty of Health Sciences announced the new Dr. John M. Bowman Chair in Pediatrics and Child Health research chair to improve care and treatment for childhood disease and disability Nov. 25 at Bannatyne campus.

front and centre, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, Research and International

Dr. Juliette Cooper, Board Chair, Rh Institute Foundation, with Dr. Kristy Wittmeier, inaugural Dr. John M. Bowman Chair in Pediatrics and Child Health

Improving care and treatment for childhood disease and disability

November 25, 2019 — 
The Winnipeg Rh Institute Foundation is supporting the Dr. John M. Bowman Chair in Pediatrics and Child Health through a gift of $1 million

community engagement, front and centre, Philanthropy, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

The Engineering class of 1959 celebrated its 60th reunion in September.

Alumni

A legacy 60 years in the making

November 15, 2019 — 
When Don Whitmore and Ken Bailey graduated from the Faculty of Engineering in 1959, they could scarcely imagine how much the campus would change in six decades – or that their philanthropy would play a role

Alumni, Faculty of Engineering, front and centre

Wolfgang Klassen presents his research at 3MT.

That time when … a Nobel Prize winner gave me a scholarship

November 5, 2019 — 
Student learns his scholarship was funded by a Nobel Laureate

Alumni, Faculty of Graduate Studies, faculty of science, front and centre, scholarships, Students

The sketch drawn by Stefan Michalak of the UFO that he encountered near Falcon Lake in 1967

Libraries

The Falcon Lake UFO Files

October 31, 2019 — 
On May 20, 1967, something happened in the wilderness around Falcon Lake, Manitoba, that has never been adequately explained

Alumni, Archives and Special Collections, campus community, Faculty and Staff, front and centre, Libraries, Philanthropy

(L-R) Student Hilary Ransom, Asper Foundation’s Moe Levy, Leonard Asper, Gail Asper and UM President David Barnard.

The Asper Foundation creates unprecedented new entrance bursary

October 18, 2019 — 
The Asper Foundation has announced a $5-million gift to the University of Manitoba designed to remove barriers for students demonstrating financial need

Alumni, donor relations, front and centre, Front and Centre - Outstanding Student Experience, Philanthropy

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