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U of M fighter against Israel Apartheid Week awarded Gold Medal in Law

Josh MorryBy REBECA KUROPATWA
When Josh Morry (24) decided to take on an Asper School of Business student council role back in his last year at the school, he had one main goal in mind - to devise a strategy and implement a plan to stop Israel Apartheid Week (IAW) and proposed Boycott Divestment Sanction movement (BDS) functions.

Michael Eskin to be inducted into the Order of Canada

Michael EskinBy MYRON LOVE
Michael Eskin has become the first chazan in Canadian history to be inducted into the Order of Canada. But it is not for his chazanishe efforts that the creator of the CD “Mostly Genesis With a Little Exodus” – Torah stories put to music for children and families – that the Government of Canada has chosen to honour him.

93-year-old Lou Billinkoff runs 100 metres in 28 seconds

Lou BillinkoffBy HARVEY ROSEN

When the phone rang at my humble abode in mid-June and the call-display read: “Dr. Errol Billinkoff,” I don’t know about you, but when I receive a phone call from a prominent medical doctor whom I have never before seen as a patient, I immediately suspect that it must be some kind of a referral from my regular GP at the Manitoba Clinic.