New antibacterial compound to combat cystic fibrosis infections

Tue, 27 Nov 2018

It’s a concept as old as time: cooperation. Individuals working together to reach a common goal. In the case of Associate Professor of Microbiology/Medical Microbiology Silvia Cardona, it’s a method that comes naturally. “I think I was lucky that I always was inclined to interdisciplinary research. You talk to people…


Meet our Honoured Science Alumni

Thu, 08 Nov 2018

On Thursday, January 31, 2019, the Faculty of Science will celebrate seven outstanding alumni at the third annual Faculty of Science Honoured Alumni Awards, Pathways to Exceptional Achievement Event. What: Faculty of Science Honoured Alumni Awards Where: Marshall McLuhan Hall, University of Manitoba, Fort Garry Campus  When: January 31, 2019 …


Spooky Science at the University of Manitoba

Tue, 09 Oct 2018

Let’s Talk Science at the University of Manitoba will be hosting their annual Spooky Science Event. This is a fun (and free) Halloween event where children and youth get to participate in hands-on/minds-on science activities. Costumes welcome! There will be witches potions, fizzing eyeballs, finding lost Daleks and much more.…