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Ellen Sikorski and Nick McKenzie fell in love while at UM

Sometimes, conflict can lead to love

October 11, 2019 — 
They fell in love at UM and married this year, and they’re graduating together during Fall Convocation 2019

Arthur V. Mauro Centre for Peace and Justice, Arts, community engagement, Convocation, Faculty of Graduate Studies, Research and International, St. Paul's College, Students

Harvey Chochinov

Palliative care researcher inducted into Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

October 10, 2019 — 
Distinguished Professor Dr. Harvey Max Chochinov [MD/83, PhD/98], a leader in palliative care research, has been selected for induction into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame.

Alumni, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, Research and International

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

High-tech research projects to create futuristic health-care aids

October 10, 2019 — 
Two high-tech interdisciplinary research projects focused on the future of patient care, featuring College of Rehabilitation Sciences faculty, have received funding from the Collaborative Innovation Research Fund (CIRF). 

college of rehabilitation sciences, Faculty of Engineering, faculty of science, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, Research and International

UM alumnus wins Nobel Prize in Physics

October 8, 2019 — 
The Swedish Academy of Sciences announced that a UM graduate, acclaimed cosmologist Dr. James Peebles, has won the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics.

Alumni, faculty of science, Research and International

Surgery image from Pixabay.

Why is it so hard for your doctor to apologize?

October 3, 2019 — 
'To investigate the impacts and difficulties surrounding medical apology, we’ve conducted research on medical apologies over the last two years'

Faculty of Arts, political studies, Research and International, The Conversation

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Women needed for U of M cardiovascular study

October 2, 2019 — 
The University of Manitoba, in partnership with the St. Boniface Hospital Foundation, is looking for 1,000 women aged 55 and over, to participate in an important women’s heart health study.

cardiac research, community engagement, Kinesiology and Recreation Management, Research and International

Canada's parliament building

Manitoba’s pragmatic conservatism may contain lessons for Andrew Scheer

October 2, 2019 — 
Manitobans have often been characterized much like the bison that represents us: staid, steady, sturdy

Faculty of Arts, political studies, Research and International, The Conversation

Science Exposed – visiting exhibit

October 1, 2019 — 
A national exhibit of research images is on display this week

faculty of science, Research and International

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

Sources of climate science

September 30, 2019 — 
CEOS scholar will be taking part in MOSAiC, the largest polar expedition ever conceived

arctic, Arctic Research, centre for earth observation science, climate, climate change, Environment Earth and Resources, Research and International, research environment, riddell faculty, Science

Undergraduate research poster competition

Research and International

Calling all undergrad researchers!

September 30, 2019 — 
Registration for the annual Undergraduate Research Poster Competition are now open. This is an opportunity for undergraduate students who have participated in research to showcase and present the work they have conducted with their advisors over the past year.

Research and International, Students, undergraduate students

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