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Indigenous News

uOttawa to collaborate with National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation

March 23, 2017 — 
MOU highlights that the path forward is one of collective actions and collective shared responsibility

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Poster of a fox

Faculty of Science News

The Nature of Things: Foxes Create an Oasis For Other Creatures

March 23, 2017 — 
Biologist James Roth highlighted on tonight's show


An Inuit hunter walks on sea ice

Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources News

Shifting Arctic sea ice inspires social media mapping platform

March 22, 2017 — 
“We’re a small charity with a big heart. This funding will go a long way toward achieving our goals and helping Inuit communities address long-standing priorities for environmental and community health.”

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Research microscope

Research and International News

U of M and UWinnipeg collaborate on commercialization of technologies

March 15, 2017 — 
University of Winnipeg will now have access to the expertise and services of the University of Manitoba’s Technology Transfer Office


Alumni News

Wpg Free Press: Company coated in high hopes

March 14, 2017 — 
On to big things after winning student pitch contest

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Distinguished Professor and Vice-President (Research and International) Digvir S. Jayas.

Research and International News

TRIUMF selects U of M’s Digvir Jayas as new Chair of Board of Management

March 13, 2017 — 
Based in Vancouver, TRIUMF is Canada's national laboratory for accelerator-based science and nuclear and particle physics research

a cross section of dark, rich soil

Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences News

Frozen soils overlooked as greenhouse gas emitter and reduction opportunity

March 10, 2017 — 
New Canadian study shows we need to recalculate global greenhouse gas emissions

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(L-R) Rachel Nickel (winner of People's Choice and Dr. Archie McNicol Prize), Colin Graydon (winner of Third Place Prize), and Alexandra Ciapala (Second Place Prize) at the Three Minute Thesis final on March 8, 2017. // Photo by Mike Latschislaw

Research and International News

Seeking out innovative ways to help enhance lives

March 9, 2017 — 
3MT® final competition showcases groundbreaking research from grad students

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The 3MT Final Competition is March 8 from 7-9 p.m. Vasudeva Bhat, immunology doctoral student, is one of the 12 graduate students who will be presenting their research at the event.

Research and International News

Challengers of knowledge – 3MT® final on March 8

March 8, 2017 — 
Twelve finalists have made it through the 3MT® heats and move on to compete in the Final Competition

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Maryam Al-Azazi running "Power Up", a computer literacy class for females in  IRCOM (Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization of Manitoba).

Faculty of Graduate Studies News

Nahlah Ayed Prize winners know why they are here: to make the world better

March 8, 2017 — 
In less than five minutes they will make you want to improve the world in some way

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