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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Pop culture sparks students’ interest in infectious diseases

August 22, 2019 — 
Carmine Slipski was both terrified and intrigued when he saw the film Outbreak as a child. The 1995 movie about an Ebola-like virus captured his imagination and ignited his interest in infectious diseases. His path was set.

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Søren Rysgaard, Virginie Galindo, Yubin Hu, Jens Ehn, Wieter Boone and Jørgen Bendtsen, near Station Nord, Northeast Greenland. // Photo by Wieter Boone

Climate change HQ

August 21, 2019 — 
The International Glaciological Society’s Sea Ice Symposium (IGS) brings researchers and academics from around the world to Winnipeg to discuss the important role sea ice plays in global climate, polar marine ecosystems, globalization and Indigenous cultures.

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Advance voting locations at the University of Manitoba

August 19, 2019 — 
The Provincial Election in Winnipeg is on Tuesday, September 10, 2019, but anyone on the University of Manitoba community can vote during Advance Polling on campus


Administration Building

Office of Sustainability

U of M to host United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Youth Training Day

August 16, 2019 — 
This unique opportunity will provide students with training to increase their understanding of the United Nations’ 17 SDGs and empower them to take action on issues such as sustainable development, poverty, education, inequality and climate change

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Student and parents at What's Next? June 2019


Parents’ Guide to First Year 2019

August 14, 2019 — 
As your student gets ready for their first year at the University of Manitoba, there are many ways you can assist in the transition from high school to university

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Statements in Response to Vandalism at NCTR

August 14, 2019 — 
"I am deeply troubled to learn that on Monday, staff at the NCTR discovered evidence of intentional vandalism"

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New Academic Jobs – August 14, 2019

August 14, 2019 — 
New Academic Jobs - August 14, 2019

Alumna lands dream role on stage

August 13, 2019 — 
Alumna Colleen Furlan is donning glass slippers as the title character in Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella at Rainbow Stage, Aug. 14-30


Konadu's work Figure as Index (Triptych)

Artwork by U of M grad earns top BMO prize

August 13, 2019 — 
Luther Konadu (BFA/19) is the national winner of 17th annual BMO 1st Art! competition


Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Recreation Services fall registration opens Aug. 15

August 12, 2019 — 
Just because summer's almost over, it doesn’t mean your fitness and fun have to end, too. Recreation Services fall programming opens for registration Thursday, Aug. 15.

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