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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Majority of Canadians experiencing COVID-19-related stress, ‘mental health wave’ predicted: UM study’s early findings

June 1, 2020 — 
Researchers from the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences are leading a study to learn more about what factors may predict or prevent stress during and following the COVID-19 pandemic.

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T.G. Hamilton House, Henderson Highway, Winnipeg

Libraries

A ghost of pandemics past

May 29, 2020 — 
T.G. Hamilton and his wife Lillian started to investigate the possibility of “spiritual communication” with the deceased following the death of their three-year-old son

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Students

UM Virtual Convocation to be held Monday, June 29

May 29, 2020 — 
On Monday, June 29, we will celebrate the spirit of convocation and community as we come together virtually to honour the graduating class of 2020 and to confer their hard-earned degrees.

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

UM experts contribute to children’s science magazine about COVID-19

May 27, 2020 — 
Last week, La Liberté published its first children’s science magazine La Liberté Sciences Mag Junior – No Mercy for the Coronas!, with contributions from University of Manitoba faculty.

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Phased approach to reopening of research

May 27, 2020 — 
A process for a phased re-opening of research has been outlined by the Office of the Vice-President (Research and International). 

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Chairs sit empty before Spring Convocation 2019 begins

Students

Preparing for virtual convocation

May 27, 2020 — 
The big day is coming up - virtual convocation celebration 2020! Congratulations graduates! During the live-streamed virtual event you will be conferred as a slide with your photo and a personal message comes across the screen. To be part of the virtual event your slide must be completed by 9:00 PM on June 4.

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Front page with headlines on Flu pandemic

Libraries

A brief history of pandemics

May 27, 2020 — 
With the 1918 Spanish flu, UM suspended classes, hockey's Stanley Cup called off

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COVID-19 test

Eight days after symptoms, COVID-19 not very infectious

May 26, 2020 — 
UM researchers have found that COVID-19 is not very infectious as soon as eight days after symptoms appear.

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Student looking out window

Helping students coping with mental illness

May 25, 2020 — 
Kyle Hiebert says that increased financial pressure, a rapidly changing world and an uncertain future for jobs or careers has made students emotionally distressed.

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A collection of the finished face shields

Help where it’s needed

May 25, 2020 — 
A seemingly unlikely collaboration between the faculties of science and architecture produces face shields for Winnipeg pediatricians

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