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Nat’l Post: Why public marriage proposals are generally a terrible, doomed idea

January 22, 2018 — 
University of Manitoba postdoctoral fellow Lisa Hoplock is the world’s only researcher who has probed into the uncomfortable phenomenon of rejected marriage proposals.

Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

New discussion series guarantees to provide Food for Thought

January 19, 2018 — 
The recently formed Food Systems Research Group launches their Food for Thought seminar and knowledge sharing series

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

First Nations partner with U of M in study of on-reserve health care

January 18, 2018 — 
Dr. Alan Katz says the evidence is clear: health care on Manitoba’s First Nations is falling short

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Researcher Workshop Series for winter 2018

January 16, 2018 — 
A workshop series focusing on bibliographic tools and resources needed by researchers, faculty members and graduate students

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Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Dairy research facility renovations underway

January 10, 2018 — 
Dairy Farmers of Manitoba support will provide much-needed renovations and equipment upgrades

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The welcome party at the Airbnb Bin Lei stayed at in Minneapolis where the host demonstrated that if you respect everyone you will receive respect in return.

Enhancing cultural awareness, building skills

January 10, 2018 — 
Register now for the Intercultural Development Leadership Program, free for students

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Students on campus in Winter


Top student success stories of 2017

December 21, 2017 — 
The 140th anniversary year saw new discoveries, new scholarship winners and many other significant achievements by outstanding U of M students

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CBC: What if aspirin prevented HIV?

December 21, 2017 — 
A simple way to limit HIV infection may have been detected by researchers in Manitoba from a well-known drug: aspirin.


Top research stories of 2017

December 20, 2017 — 
After much discussion, the editorial team chose these as a representative sample; they offer but a glimpse into exceptional work our community of gifted researchers and graduate students undertake 

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Faculty of Science

Interdisciplinary plant science conference brings top researchers to Winnipeg

December 19, 2017 — 
The latest discoveries and innovations in plant biology were showcased recently in downtown Winnipeg at the Alt Hotel during the Canadian Society of Plant Biologists (CSPB) and Canadian Botanical Association, (CBA) Joint Western Regional Meeting, December 10-12, 2017.

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