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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.

Challengers of knowledge

February 24, 2017 — 
Twelve finalists have made it through the 3MT® heats and move on to compete in the Final Competition on Wednesday, March 8

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Photo of Teresa de Kievit by David Lipnowski.

Bacteria – nature’s biopesticide

February 23, 2017 — 
The research is primarily focused on investigating bacteria as a possible safe alternative to conventional agrochemical pesticides traditionally used to control plant disease

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Helen Glass Research Symposium 2017

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Helen Glass Research Symposium to highlight nursing research

February 23, 2017 — 
March 13-15 the College of Nursing in the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences will host the inaugural Helen Glass Research Symposium

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Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Ready, SET, go!

February 23, 2017 — 
On Friday, Feb. 24, grade 11 and 12 students from across the province will be exploring the worlds of science, engineering, and technology at the University of Manitoba.

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Lake Taupo with volcanoes in the background. // Photo by Richard Sparling

Faculty of Science

Fishing for bacteria in New Zealand

February 22, 2017 — 
Dr. Richard Sparling is part of an ambitious project, One Thousand Springs, that aims to characterize and catalogue the chemical and microbial diversity of 1000 geothermal hot springs on the North Island of New Zealand.

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Nursing research support workers

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Researcher Profile: Beverley Temple

February 22, 2017 — 
Exploring knowledge translation by looking at the way support workers take the training they receive and apply it to the situations they encounter on the job.

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Creating sustainable food systems

February 15, 2017 — 
NSERC supports conservation agriculture study

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Map of Nopiming Provincial Park mine tailings. Right: Sites of bacteria sampling. From top left, site 1, site 2, site 3, site 4. (Image credit: Dr. Vladimir Yurkov)

Faculty of Science

Canadian Science Publishing: New Metalloid Oxide Reducing Bacteria Found in Manitoba’s Nopiming Gold Mine Tailings

February 14, 2017 — 
A new study published in the Canadian Journal of Microbiology has identified new toxic metalloid-reducing bacteria in highly polluted abandoned gold mine tailings in Manitoba’s Nopiming Provincial Park.

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Canadian and U.S. flag image from Photo Phiend/Flickr.

Should academics boycott U.S. conferences if the travel ban is in place? Public forum discussion on Feb. 15

February 13, 2017 — 
The discussion will serve as an opportunity for fellow academics to debate what is an ethical response to the actions and proposed action of the new U.S. administration

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(L-R) U of M President David Barnard and the 2016 3MT winner Karlee Dyck.

Cheer them on at the 3MT heats

February 13, 2017 — 
Thirty U of M graduate students will be competing Feb. 13/14/16

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