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Dr. Catherine Cook, Vice Dean, Indigenous Health, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences.

Wpg. Free Press: Métis doctor recognized for building health links

June 21, 2018 — 
It’s typical of Catherine Cook that she edited a statement to emphasize teamwork in a national award for her work to be announced on National Indigenous Peoples Day

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Daily Mail: Replace your rice and potatoes with lentils!

June 15, 2018 — 
Eating lentils could also combat high blood pressure, according to a study published in March.

Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Country Guide: Impressing Mom and Dad

June 15, 2018 — 
There’s more reason than ever for farm kids to prove to Mom and Dad that they’ve got what it takes to be trusted with the farm.

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The falling weight deflectometer drops about 180 kilograms (400 pounds) onto the road while sensors gather data to reveal the quality of the pavement below. // PHOTO FROM LEIF NORMAN

CBC: Pavement-pounding technology that gathers data on road condition hits Winnipeg streets

June 13, 2018 — 
City hopes hydraulic weight platform technology will contribute to more efficient road repairs

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Western Producer: Deep learning methods guide computers to insect identification

June 11, 2018 — 
U of M scientists have developed a program where computers can identify insects within grain bins

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a stethoscope warps around the globe

Wpg. Sun: Young entrepreneur honoured for better-tasting hospital food replacement

June 8, 2018 — 
Erin Goldberg, a 29-year-old entrepreneur and co-founder of ViTal Functional Foods Inc., is being awarded the Social Mitacs Entrepreneur Award in Montreal for her creation, Thrive

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Wpg. Free Press: Luncheon celebrates city’s vibrant cultural scene

June 8, 2018 — 
Michael Nesbitt [BA/57, BComm/56, LLD/15] receives Arts Champion Award

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Wpg Free Press: Manitoba MP attending Churchill summit to carve out town’s role once railway repaired

June 8, 2018 — 
A team of University of Manitoba scientists are aboard the CCGS Amundsenicebreaker, lead by David Barber, and are scheduled to arrive July 2 at the Port of Churchill.

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The Canadian Press: Trudeau names two new independent Senators

June 7, 2018 — 
The Canadian Press reports on alumna Donna Dasko [B.A.(Hons.)/1973] being named to Canada's Senate:

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Wpg Free Press: Study looks to get to bottom of breastfeeding benefits

June 5, 2018 — 
"We know know how important it is in setting the stage in life for a healthy trajectory," said Azad

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