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A nursing student wears a virtual reality headset and holds virtual reality hand controllers.

Exploring virtual reality in teaching and learning

December 5, 2023 — 
One of the newer opportunities in simulation education is virtual reality, which provides opportunities to teach things like prioritization, problem solving, and clinical decision-making skills.

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A nursing student posing at a simulation lab bedside.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Students, educators share ‘common nursing experience’

December 5, 2023 — 
When Bryn Sitarik first began studying at UM in 2016, she was interested in a business degree, with a focus on human resources. But after an experience working at CancerCare Manitoba in Summer 2018, she shifted her focus to nursing.

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A collage of the portraits of each of the prize winners.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Six grad students receive Rady Faculty Dean’s Prize

December 5, 2023 — 
The 2023 Dean of the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences Graduate Student Achievement Prize was awarded to six distinguished learners.

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St. John's College

Celebrating academic excellence with our 2022/23 scholarship recipients  

November 16, 2023 — 
Our community is full of talented students ranging from the Faculty of Science, Arts, Engineering, Business, and Graduate Studies, to name a few. At our Annual Convocation, we were proud to recognize our 2022/23 graduates from the College and our scholarship and bursary recipients.

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Two students each use a syringe to practice injections on oranges.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

High schoolers explore careers in health sciences at Discovery Days

November 14, 2023 — 
With concentration, Nora Hanson carefully pierced an orange with the needle of a syringe.

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A childminder reads a book to two kids.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Children have ‘blast’ at Rady Kids’ Club while student parents study

November 8, 2023 — 
Finding quiet time for uninterrupted studying can be difficult for many university students, but when you’re also a parent, it can be even more challenging.

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Winnipeg Free Press: Nurses quickly respond to union call for details on violence, safety concerns on HSC grounds

November 3, 2023 — 
Nurses quickly respond to union call for details on violence, safety concerns on HSC grounds

Nursing students working with a manikin in a hospital-style bed in a simulation lab.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

College of Nursing’s northern partnership a ‘remarkable accomplishment’

October 31, 2023 — 
This year, the College of Nursing at the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences celebrates 25 years of its partnership with University College of the North (UCN), located in northern Manitoba.

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Raymond Chhun and Katelyn Smallwood-MacDonald at the College of Nursing's atrium.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Nursing PhD program celebrates 10 years

October 26, 2023 — 
The College of Nursing’s PhD program entered its 10th year this term with a cohort of seven students. The program has graduated 14 students since its inception, including six who are currently faculty members in the the college.

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Students crowd around the Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases booth at the Graduate Studies Open House.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Grad Studies Open House ‘incredibly valuable’

October 24, 2023 — 
Morgan Taverner says that attending the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences Graduate Studies Open House is one of the most important things an undergraduate student can do if they’re thinking about pursuing grad school.

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