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A mural featuring the wordsDecolonize and Chill - We are Still Here, and a man walking a horse

Lumbering towards a decolonized society

December 6, 2019 — 
Iloradanon Efimoff, an Indigenous PhD student and Vanier Scholar in UM’s psychology department, shares her thoughts on decolonization and Indigenization

graduate student, Indigenous, psychology, Visionary Conversations

Indigenous Scholar Dr. Cary Miller


Head of Native Studies wants to reframe discussions around power relationships in history

December 6, 2019 — 
Moving towards reconciliation is the driving force behind Dr. Cary Miller's work.

department of Native studies, Faculty of Arts, Indigenous, Indigenous Scholar Profile

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


CBC: ‘Magical’ Michif: First kitchen party connects keen learners with Métis language

December 2, 2019 — 
About 100 participants celebrated culture and language at Migizii Agamik

Inclusion, Indigenous

Group shot of Manitoba Aboriginal Youth Achievement Awards recipients


UM students receive Manitoba Aboriginal Youth Achievement Awards

November 27, 2019 — 
On Nov. 21, Indigenous youth from across the province were honoured with Manitoba Aboriginal Youth Achievement Awards.

Asper School of Business, faculty of science, health, Indigenous, Science, Students

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Award for research support in Indigenous health recognizes “unsung heroes”

November 26, 2019 — 
Ongomiizwin – Research Services is now accepting applications for the Dawn Stewart Award for Research Support in Indigenous Health.

Indigenous, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

‘Spirit of the Bison’ celebrates Indigenous cultures & athletics

November 25, 2019 — 
While it won't show up on the official scoresheets, this Saturday's Bison Sports games have extra meaning

Bisons, Indigenous, Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Occupational therapy grad giving back to her First Nations community

November 13, 2019 — 
For single mother Kimberly Moors, graduating with a master’s degree means more than embarking on her new career – it also gives her a chance to give back to her community and honour her Indigenous roots.

Convocation, graduate students, Indigenous, physician assistant, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, rehabilitation sciences

Faculty of Architecture

Faculty of Architecture students participate in Indigenous cultural awareness day

November 12, 2019 — 
Students in the first year Environmental Design Program participated in a Cultural Awareness Session & Tipi Building Workshop at Cedar Lake Ranch, Manitoba

environmental design, faculty of architecture, Indigenous


Are you one of the next Indigenous Leaders of Tomorrow?

November 12, 2019 — 
The BMO Financial Group Indigenous Leaders of Tomorrow scholarships are awarded each year to some of the brightest graduating high school students in Canada

Indigenous, scholarships, Students

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