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The 3MT final competition is March 21 at 7 p.m. in the Robert B. Schultz Theatre. Matthew Cook, a master’s student in psychology, is one of 13 graduate students who will be presenting their research at the event.

Tonight: Finalists ready to put spotlight on innovative research at 3MT finale

March 20, 2018 — 
Thirteen graduate students were chosen from a field of 36 and they're getting set for the March 21 finals

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Faculty of Science

Acclaimed American astronomer to speak on theory of multiverse

March 20, 2018 — 
Dr. Virginia Trimble believes there isn’t just one universe, but many

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A crab fishing boat trapped in the multiyear sea ice off the Newfoundland coast. Credit: David G. Barber.

Arctic sea ice becoming a spring hazard for North Atlantic ships

March 19, 2018 — 
More Arctic sea ice is entering the North Atlantic Ocean, making it increasingly dangerous for ships in late spring

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LGBTQ research

Faculty of Education

Researching LGBTQ teacher experiences overseas

March 15, 2018 — 
Having taught in four countries, Assistant Professor Robert Mizzi knows firsthand the kinds of discrimination LGTBQ educators can face overseas.

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Image courtesy iStock.

Exclusive breastfeeding in hospital associated with longer breastfeeding duration

March 9, 2018 — 
'This is important, because we know that breastfeeding has many established health benefits'

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Health communication expert: Kindness counts

March 8, 2018 — 
Dr. Sally Thorne, UBC professor who will speak at U of M symposium, says cancer-care research shows importance of human connection with patients.

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Terry Fox Research Institute supports trailblazing work of biologist helping brain cancer patients

March 7, 2018 — 
Brain cancer research in Manitoba has received a boost with news that a U of M researcher has won a prestigious cancer research award

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

3MT finalist explains medicine with video games

March 5, 2018 — 
In just three minutes, big ideas become relatable concepts.

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Savannah Sparrow sits on a hand // Photo: Clair Curry

Landmark study reports on new layer of complexity in songbird communication

March 5, 2018 — 
An update from the songbird file

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Assistant Prof. Peng Liu

Faculty of Education

New prof focuses on leadership

March 4, 2018 — 
Peng Liu comes to his role as new EAF&P assistant professor in educational leadership with an approach that if you want to make positive change in society, you have to make positive change in education for the communities that need it most.

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