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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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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.


Lab in a box components, including the ADALM2000 test instrument.

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Bringing the lab home

June 24, 2021 — 
It can’t be overstated: COVID-19 threw everyone for a loop, including students, instructors and teaching assistants in post-secondary education. One of the pressing questions: How can in-person instruction be adapted to a remote learning environment, especially when it comes to hands-on activities like labs?

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Dean Marcia Friesen stands posing and smiling for the camera.

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A message to our community on International Women in Engineering Day 2021

June 23, 2021 — 
Diversity in the profession only makes our engineering contributions better and stronger as we authentically consider everyone’s needs and priorities in our designed world. 


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UMATT places first at international competition

June 22, 2021 — 
Students from the Price Faculty of Engineering placed first in the International Quarter-Scale (IQS) Tractor Student Design Competition.

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Dr. Nazim Cicek stands outside alongside his full electric vehicle, under a large tree on a sunny day.

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Biosystems engineering faculty and students recognized by CSBE

June 18, 2021 — 
Presented virtually during the 5th International Commission of Agricultural Engineering Conference and CSBE AGM, Drs. Nazim Cicek, Digvir Jayas, Fuji Jian and students Laurissa Bridgeman, Georgia Loewen, Jerrold Rentz, Mitchell Green, Uduak Edet, Helen Hsu received accolades for their work within the field of biosystems engineering.

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Research funding supports BIG ideas

June 15, 2021 — 
Dozens of research projects have received over $6.5 million in funding to support research excellence in the social sciences, humanities, natural sciences and engineering fields

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Concrete canoe team competes at virtual national competition

June 10, 2021 — 
The University of Manitoba ConCrete Canoe team (UMCCC) took part in the fully virtual event on May 15th, 2021.


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