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Paul Samyn: Winnipeg Free Press Editor

Heritage Group meeting of January 17, 2019. by Leslie Walsh Paul Samyn has been part of the Free Press newsroom for more than a quarter century, working his way up after starting as a rookie reporter in 1988. And if you count his time as a FP carrier as a boy, his connection goes back even further. As a…

James Bell Cuthbert

We sadly note the passing of James Cuthbert, peacefully at the age of 90. James helped design the Graphics Arts Program and worked at the College as an instructor until his retirement. A memorial service will be held at Neil Bardal Funeral Centre, 3030 Notre Dame Avenue, Wednesday, February 6, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. A…

Trivia and Treats

The HG Social Committee invites you (and any guests you wish to bring) to join us for our Heritage Group February social event entitled “TRIVIA AND TREATS”.  Enjoy a couple of hours of fun involving braintesting and teasing questions on a variety of topics in a group atmosphere of laughter and camaraderie. A light lunch of sandwiches,…

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.…

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