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FKRM prof earns nod as top chiropractic researcher

May 29, 2020 — 
FKRM associate professor Dr. Steven Passmore has been named by the Canadian Chiropractic Association as its researcher of the year. 

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Mini U summer programs cancelled

May 20, 2020 — 
In order to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, UM has made the difficult decision to cancel all Mini U summer programming.

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Community connection in the time of COVID-19

May 4, 2020 — 
With the world in lockdown, Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management students and alumni are using ingenuity to help and inspire.

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Ava Glesby

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New PERKS Council president elected

May 4, 2020 — 
Kinesiology major Ava Glesby will lead the Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management's student council for 2020-21.

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Staying in the Zone during coronavirus

April 23, 2020 — 
Sports psych experts take to IG Live to chat tips for mental skills performance that athletes might consider developing during this time

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Mini U Programs leading at home, hoping to help through challenging times

April 1, 2020 — 
Mini U staff are posting creative games, tips and activities to their social media channels daily to help parents navigate the extended period at home with their children.

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UM Recreation Services weekly workout videos keeping people active

March 30, 2020 — 
Although UM's Sport and Recreation facilities are closed in response to COVID-19, the fitness continues online with a variety of weekly workout videos.

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National Post: Psychological ramifications of COVID-19 on sports fans

March 20, 2020 — 
Dr. Ben Schellenberg, an assistant professor with the Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management at the University of Manitoba, on what effects COVID-19 might have on the sports fan and sports viewers.

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3MT postponement won’t stop FKRM finalists

March 18, 2020 — 
Although the University of Manitoba's Three Minute Thesis (3MT) final is currently postponed, two of the finalists from the Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management will be ready take the stage once their name's are called.

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COVID-19 event cancellations: Communication is key to retaining public trust

March 16, 2020 — 
Christine Van Winkle examines the impact COVID-19 cancellations has on the events and experiences that help build strong, resilient communities

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