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Fall Convocation 2019

President Barnard’s address to graduands

October 15, 2019 — 
Good afternoon graduands, family and friends, alumni, colleagues, esteemed guests, and everyone gathered today to celebrate the achievements of the Fall Class of 2019. I’d like to share some news with you.

Convocation, president, Students

Three conversations we need to have – right now

October 9, 2019 — 
New Visionary Conversations series to address pressing issues in our community, world

Alumni, climate change, president, Visionary Conversations

Elder Phyllis Webstad at NCTR

President Barnard’s message on Orange Shirt Day

September 26, 2019 — 
Our University is committed to and engaged in the process of advancing reconciliation – a journey that is progressing, but far from over

college of nursing, Indigenous, NCTR, president

earth, seen from space

President Barnard’s message on the global climate strike

September 25, 2019 — 
'I encourage everyone to work collectively and learn more about the ways in which we can live more sustainably in our daily lives. Our future depends on it.'

climate change, president, sustainability

President David Barnard and members of his executive team presented a Report on Responding to Sexual Violence at a campus community session

At BOG meeting President reflects on sexual violence community session

September 24, 2019 — 
Thanks members for investment of time and resources

Administration, campus community, president, Sexual Assault Policy

President David Barnard and members of his executive team presented a Report on Responding to Sexual Violence at a campus community session

UM addresses sexual violence at community session

September 17, 2019 — 
On Sept. 17, the University of Manitoba held a community session to share an independent report outlining best practices in addressing sexual violence

campus community, president, Staff, Students

Manitoba Legislature Building, Winnipeg.

U of M congratulates Premier Pallister and all who participated in democratic process

September 10, 2019 — 
Manitoba’s research university is proud to work with the provincial government to support Manitoba’s economic and social success.

campus community, president

Invitation to community presentation on sexual violence

September 9, 2019 — 
'As was reported to the community on July 19, the report I requested last year to help guide the University of Manitoba to better address sexual violence, harassment and discrimination has been completed'

president, sexual violence

Tier Building with Students in the Fall

UM continues record level of enrolment

September 4, 2019 — 
Student enrolment for the first day of classes is 29,793, surpassing the previous record of 29, 691 students in 2015, and marking the seventh consecutive year that the University of Manitoba has been above 29,000 students on the first day of classes.

campus community, graduate students, Indigenous, president, Students


Call for nominations for university awards

September 3, 2019 — 
Nominate for: Honorary Degrees; Distinguished Professor; Emeriti; Distinguished Service; Peter D. Curry Chancellor’s Award

Board of Governors, Call for Awards, campus community, chancellor, faculty, president, senate, Things to Know

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