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Purple Martin perched on a stick

A (sorta) good news story about a songbird and climate change

December 12, 2019 — 
A recent discovery suggests Purple Martins, unlike other long-distance migratory songbirds, show promise of being able to adapt to climate change

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Laboratory setting

The Winnipeg Foundation commits $1 million to support innovation seed funding for UM health sciences researchers

December 10, 2019 — 
Funding will establish The Winnipeg Foundation Innovation Grants in the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

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Undergraduate student Henry McKay

Student shares personal story on homelessness and the power of research

December 9, 2019 — 
'We are trying to see the light in the dark'

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Dutch researchers welcomed at College of Rehabilitation Sciences

December 5, 2019 — 
A new partnership between the University of Manitoba and the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS) looks to advance both institutions in the areas of rehabilitation sciences research and digital health.

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Student Alex Agaranko in Australia

Research and International

Take part in ‘eye-opening experience’ through exchange program

December 2, 2019 — 
Creating memories, traveling with friends, seeing the sights in a new country – these were just some of the highlights of Alex Ogaranko’s experiences in the University of Manitoba’s international student exchange program.

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University of Manitoba injects $2.4 billion into city and province

December 2, 2019 — 
Jobs, tax base, economic development and tourism among direct benefits from University of Manitoba

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Even infants at low risk of peanut allergy should eat peanut early

November 28, 2019 — 
Peanuts get the thumbs-up from childhood allergy researchers


Research Administration System Project

Research and International

Innovating Research Administration Systems

November 27, 2019 — 
Research grants and contracts, both pre- and post-award management – will be moving to a paperless, single sign-on software system beginning in mid-2020.

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Winnipeg Rh Institute Foundation donates $1-M to support pediatric research at U of M

November 26, 2019 — 
The Rady Faculty of Health Sciences announced the new Dr. John M. Bowman Chair in Pediatrics and Child Health research chair to improve care and treatment for childhood disease and disability Nov. 25 at Bannatyne campus.

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Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Cartilage research study seeking participants

November 25, 2019 — 
A new research study at the University of Manitoba will be like a walk in the park for participants. Except it won't be in a park: it'll be on a treadmill and you'll be wearing a weighted vest.


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