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Faculty of Graduate Studies News Archive


Contract Cheating: All risk no reward

October 17, 2022 — 
International Day of Action Against Contract Cheating

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Portrait of Natascha Fitch.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Immunology degree equips grad for scientific sales role  

October 10, 2022 — 
Alumna Natascha Fitch shares her journey from master's degree to scientific sales.

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Graduate nursing students partake in Reconcili-action workshop

October 3, 2022 — 
On Sept. 6 and 7, graduate nursing students participated in Reconcili-action Begins with Education: Turtle Island Project Experiential Exercise for Graduate Nursing Students. The workshop took students through the history between Indigenous Peoples and settlers, beginning before European settlers came to Turtle Island to present-day reconciliation efforts.

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Faculty of Graduate Studies

Delivering truth in the name of Reconciliation

September 23, 2022 — 
Responding to Call to Action #19, Wanda Phillips-Beck studied the health care policy known as “out for confinement".

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Marina Costa Fujishima stands outdoors on the Bannatyne campus.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

PhD candidate in immunology wins three awards at Health Research Forum

September 20, 2022 — 
Marina Costa Fujishima, a PhD candidate in immunology in the Max Rady College of Medicine, took home three prestigious awards at the Canadian Student Health Research Forum, a national event held this past summer at UM.

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On Sept. 13, 15 students and early career professionals pitched their grand idea with the potential to change the world at the University of Manitoba’s first Falling Walls Lab event.

Research and International

Introducing the winner of UM’s first Falling Walls Lab

September 15, 2022 — 
Fifteen students and early career professionals pitched their grand idea with the potential to change the world at UM's first Falling Walls Lab event

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Portrait of alumna Elizabeth Stoesz seated at her desk.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Occupational therapy alumna finds rewards in counselling youth

September 10, 2022 — 
Grad discovers her occupational therapist skill set prepares her for positions beyond traditional OT roles

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Brent Guppy stands in his lab wearing a white lab coat.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Biochemistry prof branches out in business

September 10, 2022 — 
"The problems are real, the stakes are high, and you have to rely on your training and experience to solve problems quickly,” says the entrepreneurial scientist.

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Fiona Lebar stands in front of the COP26 sign, made of plants

Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources

COP26 experience helps guide research

September 6, 2022 — 
Through my experience at COP26, working at the Office of Sustainability, and through courses during the later years of my undergraduate degree I have been able to determine I want to focus on working with people and communities to solve climate issues.

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Woman sits a desk, looking at her computer screen.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Neuroscientist thrives in faculty role as researcher, teacher, mentor

August 10, 2022 — 
Alumna helps shape the minds of future researchers and pharmacists while advancing the field of neuroscience

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