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Bisons-Wesmen Duckworth Challenge Rivalry Alive and Well

Bisons-Wesmen Duckworth Challenge Rivalry Alive and Well

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The 27th annual Duckworth Challenge concludes on Friday night with basketball at the U of M. Both volleyball teams are in action tonight at UWinnipeg. (GOBISONS.CA)

WINNIPEG — It’s a cross-town rivalry in its 27th year and it’s never been stronger.

The annual Duckworth Challenge continues tonight as the University of Manitoba and University of Winnipeg battle it out on the volleyball court on Wesmen turf (Dr. David F. Anderson Gymnasium).

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Scotiabank Donates $500K to U of M’s Front and Centre Campaign

Scotiabank Donates $500K to U of M’s Front and Centre Campaign

University of Manitoba
University of Manitoba (UMANITOBA.CA)

The University of Manitoba’s Front and Centre campaign has received a $500,000 donation from Scotiabank.

Part of the donation will be used to enhance dentistry student training, while the rest will establish the Scotiabank Scholarship in Data Analytics in the Asper School of Business.

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Bisons Rally Against Bullying at Local Schools

Bisons Rally Against Bullying at Local Schools

University of Manitoba BisonsWINNIPEG — University of Manitoba student-athletes are rallying against bullying to a group of Winnipeg students today.

The Bisons are speaking to Grade 4, 5 and 6 students at Gladstone School to deliver a message of anti-bullying, marking the 200th local school the Bisons have visited since the program began in 2006.

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U of M Students Take Icy Dip for Charity

U of M Students Take Icy Dip for Charity

WINNIPEG — Some chill-thirsty University of Manitoba students took the plunge into icy water on Thursday in the name of charity.

The annual “Chillin’ for Charity” fundraiser included 40 costumed business students supporting the United Way of Winnipeg.

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Manitoba Bisons Move Women’s Soccer Championship Indoors

Manitoba Bisons Move Women’s Soccer Championship Indoors

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Subway Soccer South, 211 Chancellor Matheson Road (GOBISONS.CA)

The University of Manitoba Bisons have had to change venues for the 2017 U SPORTS Women’s Soccer National Championship next week due to inclement weather.

The tournament was originally scheduled for Ralph Cantafio Soccer Complex, but snowfall on Saturday in Winnipeg has altered those plans.

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