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Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Undergraduate research award leads to sky-high international opportunities

December 3, 2018 — 
Kaitlyn Tymko is a 2018 Undergraduate Research Award recipient who travelled the across the world to conduct a variety of studies. She unpacks the application process, and shares why more students should apply.

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Taylor Morrisseau

Faculty of Science

Invent the Future Together – Be a Mentor

December 2, 2018 — 
Contribute to the future success of our immensely talented students, and become a mentor.

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Expedition to Churchill.

Expedition Churchill: A Gateway to Arctic Research

November 30, 2018 — 
Creative public education and outreach campaign to share world-leading Arctic climate change research

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Rady Innovation Fund supports cutting-edge collaboration

November 29, 2018 — 
Four leading-edge research projects by interdisciplinary teams have received grants from the Rady Innovation Fund, now in its second year.

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Digitization station.

How UM Libraries is rising to the challenges of record-keeping in a digital world

November 28, 2018 — 
Nov. 29 is World Digital Preservation Day

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Team Bee Box captured the grand prize of $5,000 as well as the People’s Choice award of $500.

Sweet win for Bee Box

November 26, 2018 — 
The 2018 edition of Game Changer: Manitoba’s Idea Competition, wrapped up with an exciting round of presentations from the three finalist teams

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Distinguished professor and vice-president (research and international) Digvir Jayas.

Jayas appointed Interim President of NSERC

November 23, 2018 — 
U of M’s Vice-President (Research and International) and Distinguished Professor Digvir S. Jayas named as Interim President of NSERC


Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Ride raises funds for diabetes research

November 22, 2018 — 
It was a spirited lunch hour in Brodie Atrium at the Bannatyne campus as teams of Rady Faculty and Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management staff and students sweated their way through a high-energy fundraiser.

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Environmental Health and Safety Office

Changes to the Biosafety Program

November 20, 2018 — 
To reduce the administrative work for the release of grant and contract funds, the old Biosafety Project Approval Certificates (BPAC) will now be combined with Biosafety Permits in a simplified system.

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U of M entomologist Dr. Jeffrey Marcus

Net gain: First new butterfly species identified since 2016

November 20, 2018 — 
Naming a new butterfly species from North America is very uncommon

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