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Doug Ruth stands and a podium wearing a white hard hat and a suit and tie. To his left, there is a rendering of the new Engineering Information and Technology Complex.

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Friends of Engineering to match gifts to scholarship fund

October 14, 2021 — 
Every dollar donated to the Douglas and Beverly Ruth Centenary Award in Engineering, up to $10,000, will be matched by Friends of Engineering, as well as an additional fifty cents from the Manitoba Scholarship and Bursary Initiative.

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Winnipeg Free Press: Province mourns first woman hired as engineer

October 5, 2021 — 
Today we mourn the loss of Ruth Eden [BsC (CE)/88, ExtEd/88, MSc/02], one of five women to graduate from the civil engineering program at the University of Manitoba in 1988.

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Transit Station

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Shalaby: Westboro crash — We’re missing opportunities to make transit buses safer

September 28, 2021 — 
Eight years after the Fallowfield crash and nearly three after Westboro, Transport Canada is still studying whether large transit and highway buses should be made crashworthy.

Biosystems Engineering Homecoming fireside chat

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Biosystems program recognizes outstanding alumni at Homecoming 2021

September 26, 2021 — 
5 notable alumni from the Biosystems Engineering program are the recipients of the department’s inaugural Alumni of Influence Award.

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Professional touches virtual building

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Building Information Modeling is a process not a software

September 14, 2021 — 
“BIM is not a software. It is a process. We need to upskill humans in the management of this process. They can’t simply rely on technology. It changes.” - David Thompson

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Homecoming - join us September 24

Biosystems alumni celebrate golden anniversary

September 1, 2021 — 
Join us during Homecoming 2021 as we celebrate alumni award recipients

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Students operating specialized microscopy equipment in NanoFab Laboraotry

Research and International

$1.3 million to UM research from Research Manitoba

July 28, 2021 — 
2021 Research Manitoba Awards Competition Results

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Stethoscope and globe

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Promising discovery aims to improve healing time of traumatic injuries

July 16, 2021 — 
Using an unlikely ingredient, the bioadhesive is derived from an enzyme found in the venom of the lancehead snake, a highly venomous pit viper found in the tropical lowlands of northern South America  

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July 6, 2021 — 
The Department of Biosystems Engineering is committed to the establishment of a Sustainability-in-Action Facility (SiAF) on the Alternative Village site, that will be available to the University of Manitoba community for experiential learning and demonstration opportunities in areas of sustainability.

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The text "Lab in a Box" overlaid on top of a collection of items.


Thinking inside the box

June 24, 2021 — 
When the pandemic temporarily closed campus facilities, Price Faculty of Engineering instructors found ways to bring the lab to their students at home.


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