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Students wearing KN95 masks and taking notes on laptops and with pencil and paper in a classroom. // Photo from David Lipnowski

Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning

Faculty invited to attend technology and teaching town halls

November 7, 2022 — 
UMFA members are encouraged to make their voices heard in a series of town halls put on by Joint UM/UMFA Committee on Technology, Teaching and Learning.

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Student and instructor looking at laptop together

Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning

Upgrading the learning experience

July 14, 2022 — 
Since 2014, the University of Manitoba has invested over $50 million in retrofitting older classrooms, upgrading and expanding classroom technology, and equipping teachers with modern tools for providing an inclusive, adaptable learning environment. This investment in transforming the learning experience through technological and environmental innovation plays a critical role in the fulfillment of the strategic pillars of Our Shared Future, the UM’s interim strategic plan.

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Person typing on laptop computer.

Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning

New Webex app launches May 2, 2022

May 2, 2022 — 
New Webex app launches May 2, 2022. Be sure to update before the first day of class.

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Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning

YuJa Video now available for students

September 24, 2021 — 
YuJa Video allows students to securely create, manage, discover, collaborate and view live stream video content

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Making a good impression: Digital dentistry revolutionizes scanning

February 4, 2021 — 
Students in the Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry will use digital technology for the first time to create dental impressions of patients visiting the undergraduate clinic

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BellMTS Mobile Offer


Discounted Mobile Internet Plans for UM Students Continue for Winter Term

February 1, 2021 — 
The University of Manitoba and BellMTS are pleased to be able to provide UM students with more affordable access to technology. 

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PhD candidate Lisa Matthew excites students with parallels between her research methods and video games

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

How video games help teach Arctic climate science

March 12, 2020 — 
More than 150 middle-and-high school learners met with climate researchers on March 5 for Arctic Science Day. Students learned how new knowledge is developed from working in harsh Arctic conditions, and how the learning process can be a lot like playing video games.

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Faculty of Arts

Arts jobs in the tech industry

November 13, 2019 — 
An Arts degree will open doors to exciting and challenging careers

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iphone with new website

Get to know

August 7, 2019 — 
New website launches new chapter in the university’s digital communications


Information Services and Technology

IST Audio-Visual hosting installed classroom and equipment demonstrations

August 6, 2019 — 
Want to take the stress out of the first day of teaching and feel confident using your electronic classroom? We can help! IST Audio-Visual is hosting demonstrations of the university’s installed classroom and portable audiovisual equipment.


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