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Gayle Halas in front of the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Interconnected Care

December 22, 2022 — 
Gayle Halas [Dip.D.Hyg./87, PhD/16] has taken a long journey as an educator and researcher since starting her career as a clinical dental hygienist. A key lesson of that journey, she says, is that health is multifaceted, with needs based on physiological, emotional and social factors.

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Portrait of Dr. Rhonda Switzer-Nadasdi.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Filling a Need

May 10, 2022 — 
When Rhonda Switzer-Nadasdi [DMD/91] was a UM dental student, she took part in a two-week rotation in northern Manitoba that changed her life.

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Agriculture students hone their skills in a dairy laboratory classroom. // PHOTO FROM UM DIGITAL COLLECTIONS - ARCHIVES & SPECIAL COLLECTIONS

13 classes our alumni think are A+

September 12, 2018 — 
From amazing professors to perfect-score papers, these are the classes our alumni say have made the grade

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First-year dentistry student Gladys Yeung took part in Sharing Smiles Day on April 25 // Photo by Cleve Kim

Announcing a major gift that will rename the College of Dentistry

May 25, 2018 — 
The College of Dentistry will receive the largest gift in its history on May 29.


A student dances with a man

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

‘Open your hearts to patients who are different from you’

April 20, 2018 — 
Sharing Smiles Day encourages dentistry and dental hygiene students to be inclusive of patients with disabilities

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Dr. Aaron Kim, Associate Dean of Clinics, guides representatives from Scotiabank on a tour of the College of Dentistry's Patient Care Clinic on Jan. 15, 2018.

Scotiabank donates $500,000 to the University of Manitoba

January 15, 2018 — 
Establishes dentistry fund to help underserved populations, and endows new scholarship in data analytics

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Faculty of Arts student Oluwagbemiga Akhanamoya pays tribute to Warren Cariou, associate professor, English, film, and theatre.

Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning

‘You made me flourish’: Students celebrate their teachers

May 19, 2017 — 
Students from each faculty presented awards of recognition to extraordinary teachers at STRR

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Dentistry professor Robert Schroth brightens smiles in the community.

Community Stories

Improving oral health: Bringing dental services to children in need

August 21, 2014 — 
Dentistry professor Robert Schroth brightens smiles in the community.

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Bright smiles: Centre for Community Oral Health supporting independent older adults

Community Stories

Bright smiles: Dental health for seniors

July 4, 2014 — 
Dental hygienists from the U of M provide free screenings to older adults through the PRIME program.

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