Members in the News

Wed. Jun. 30, 2021

CRiCS members were busy in the news during the month of June! Check out their features here:

Lorena Fontaine was featured in an article about the uncovering of unmarked graves of Indigenous children from residential schools: Winnipeg Free Press, June 4, 2021 / CTV News, June 4, 2021.

Bronwyn Dobchuk-Land spoke about the cost of police body cameras: Winnipeg Free Press, June 4, 2021.

Angela Failler and Mary Jane McCallum were featured in an article on the growth of research funding at UWinnipeg: UW News Centre, June 4, 2021.

Mary Jane McCallum was included in a feature about her recent 2021 Manitoba Day Award for her Indigenous Afternoons in the Archive project: UW News Centre, June 8, 2021.

Bronwyn Dobchuk-Land was also included in a feature about her recent award for teaching excellence at UWinnipeg: UW News Centre, June 11, 2021.

Mary Jane McCallum also spoke to the importance of including the history and development of the Indigenous Course Requirement in UWinnipeg archives: UW News Centre, June 15, 2021.

Kevin Walby discussed the use of police body cameras and issues of transparency and accountability: CTV News, June 20, 2021 / CBC News, June 22, 2021.

Tracy Whalen was recently announced as UWinnipeg's new Associate Dean of Arts: UW News Centre, June 22, 2021.

Chris Campbell was included in a news story about the recent report of the Every Class in Every School project on the topic of discrimination of LGBTQ+ in schools: UW News Centre, June 23, 2021.

Shauna Labman discussed the lack of recent support for refugees to Canada in an opinion article: Ottawa Citizen, June 28, 2021.