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Bob Dunham

Bob taught Mathematics when he first arrived at the Manitoba Institute of Technology in the early-to mid-1960s. He later became the Principal of Trades and Technology of what was then Red River Community College. We could find no obituary, but it is thought that Bob had retired to BC and died in November of 2018.…

Putting Ivy on the Walls

by Bob Barr Back in 1996 Dan Demedash and I were thinking ahead to retirement. The College had no associated appendage for retirees. Through acquaintances, we knew of the U of M faculty lounge, whose membership included retired professors and boasted a wonderful common room, a bar and a dining room.  Some emeritus profs were…

2018 HG Holiday Luncheon at Assiniboia Downs

by Karen Wall Forty Heritage Group members and their guests attended the annual Holiday Luncheon on Thursday, November 15. Our new venue this year, the Terrace Dining Room at Assiniboia Downs, proved to be an excellent setting to celebrate the season. The ambience of the Terrace Dining Room was festive and open, and our view of the surrounding outdoor…

The origins of Red River College athletics

Though long retired from RRC, no moss grows under Kent Morgan‘s feet. Still writing a bi-weekly sports column for five Winnipeg community newspapers, his December 3rd installment (posted online in the Canstar Community News at goo.gl/hkVWaE) is sure to interest many HG members.

Heritage Group Blog Archive

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