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All roads start at Mini U

January 23, 2017 — 
From Mini U kid to Mini U Leader, Nicole McGlenen shares her journey of self-growth.

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Bisons women's hockey team helping lead the conversation on mental health // photo from Facebook

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Bisons team up with Bell Let’s Talk

January 16, 2017 — 
Student-athletes help lead the campus conversation on mental health

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Top research stories of 2016

December 22, 2016 — 
From bee houses and gravitational waves, to brain lasers and artificial sweeteners... we report on some great research from 2016

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Is your workout not working? Maybe you’re a non-responder

December 16, 2016 — 
"Inter-Individual Variability in the Adaptive Responses to Endurance and Sprint Interval Training: A Randomized Crossover Study,” co-authored by FKRM's Dr Trisha Scribbans, has been accepted for publication in PLos One, an international, peer-reviewed, open-access, online publication.


Bison women's rookie swimmer Kelsey Wog // Photo courtesy: Swimming Canada

Silver swimmer

December 12, 2016 — 
Bison Kelsey Wog is returning to Winnipeg with a silver medal from the FINA World Swimming Championships in Windsor, Ontario

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Michelle Porter at Visionary Conversations on Dec. 8, 2016.

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FKRM’s Professor Porter discusses ageism at Visionary Conversations

December 9, 2016 — 
Dr Michelle Porter, a FKRM professor and director of the university's Centre on Aging, was a panelist at Thursday, Dec. 8's Visionary Conversations entitled What does an accessible Manitoba look like?

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Bisons hockey sorting donations at Siloam Mission last year. Bison student-athletes are giving back for 12th consecutive year this holiday season.

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Bison athletes in the spirit of giving

December 5, 2016 — 
During the holiday season, University of Manitoba Bisons student-athletes will be making a difference in the community by trading in their jerseys for aprons and hairnets at Siloam Mission



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Stay fit during the holidays

November 29, 2016 — 
Get fit and festive during the holiday season as the ALC & Joe Doupe Recreation Centre operate under special hours.

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Happy holidays from the Bison Athletic Therapy Centre

November 28, 2016 — 
To celebrate the holiday season, the Bison Athletic Therapy Centre (BATC) is offering $5 off massage services from Dec. 1 and Dec. 22. All you have to do is call the clinic at 204-474-6956 to book your appointment and quote HOLIDAY2016 while doing so.


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Seminar series focuses on health & family

November 25, 2016 — 
FKRM prof to discuss experience of health, illness, and physical activity in families & children facing complex health challenges.

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