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Satellites at Magellan.

New NSERC Chairs announced for U of M

May 11, 2018 — 
More bang for your buck with low-cost satellite manufacturing

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Faculty of Science

“Not Just a ‘Cold One’: Science on Tap Shows the Many Sides of Beer”

May 10, 2018 — 
A microbiologist, a chemist, a neuroscientist and a medieval historian walk into a brewery… No, it’s not a joke, it’s this year’s “Science on Tap”, part of Science Odyssey Week! If you’re up for beer with a side of knowledge, then this adults-only evening is a must.

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Jamie Hall [BSc/88, MBA/99].

Alumni At Home: Safety is a full-time job

May 8, 2018 — 
UM Today sat down with Jamie Hall [BSc/88, MBA/99] to talk about safe workplaces and why he’s made it a priority to reach out to young workers

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Human Resources

Faculty and staff can enjoy new human resources forms

May 1, 2018 — 
As part of their Operational Excellence course, engineering students collaborated with human resources to help streamline some of their processes and forms.

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Faculty of Science

‘Messy and Magical’: Elementary students to enjoy ‘Discovery Days’ May 3 and 4

April 27, 2018 — 
Paper marbling, a potions class à la Hogwarts School of Wizardry!, math mania or a physics stunts show? These are just some of the options available to the nearly 2,000 elementary school students attending this year’s “Discovery Days” on the University of Manitoba’s Fort Garry campus. Hosted by the Faculties of Science and Engineering on May 3rd and 4th.

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Shervin Khalili Ghomi during his winning performance at the U of M 3MT® finals

Engineering a successful 3MT® competition

April 26, 2018 — 
International student Shervin Ghomi competes in 3MT® regionals on April 27 and needs your votes

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Faculty of Science

Mathlete in the House: NFLer-cum-mathematician John Urschel to deliver public lecture at U of M

April 23, 2018 — 
When Stephen Kirkland, head of the Department of Mathematics, invited John Urschel, former NFL star, PhD student, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, (MIT), to speak at the U of M, the gesture, he confesses, wasn’t solely altruistic. There was a bit of self-interest at play as well.

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TSN: The Ultimate Fighter Undefeated: 16 Fighters, 0 Losses, 2 Winners

April 17, 2018 — 
A new season of "Ultimate Fighter" is back on TV and a U of M Faculty of Engineering alumnus is among the fighters to watch.



Ottawa Citizen: Humboldt crash shows (again) why we need a federal road-safety agency

April 16, 2018 — 
an op-ed from Ahmed Shalaby, Professor of Transportation Engineering and Municipal Infrastructure Research Chair, originally published in the Ottawa Citizen

Faculty of Engineering

Engineering Access Program celebrates eight Métis graduates

April 13, 2018 — 
The Engineering Access Program celebrates the success of eight Métis Graduates.

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