Faculty of Science

Class of 2020 Graduation Celebration

UM Virtual celebration Monday, June 29 at 11:30AM

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Nanotechnology to combat viruses

Dr. Ned Budisa, Tier 1, CRC in Chemical Synthetic Biology is part of international team

Mark Lab is developing antivirals to combat COVID-19

Tracking the spread of COVID-19 across the globe

Mathematician Dr. Julien Arino models the rate of community transmission

A self reporting app for disease outbreaks

New technology being developed by Dr. Pourang Irani (Tier 2) Canada Research Chair in Ubiquitous Analytics lab

Science Public Online Talks

July 10

How Science can learn from Anishinaabe mowin!- Dr. Myrle Ballard, Assistant Professor, Indigenous Scholar, Chemistry

July 24

Augmented Human -Dr. Pourang Irani, (Tier 2), Canada Research Chair in Ubiquitous Analytics, Department of Computer Science

Aug. 7

Why talk about antimicrobial resistance during a viral pandemic? Dr. Ayush Kumar

News & Events

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Career Choices Virtual Workshops

Career planning for High School students applying to the University of Manitoba

 
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Career Choices Virtual Workshops

Career planning for High School students applying to the University of Manitoba

 
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Career Choices Virtual Workshops

Career planning for High School students applying to the University of Manitoba

 
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Career Choices Virtual Workshops

Career planning for High School students applying to the University of Manitoba

 
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[Free Science Online Public Talks] SPOT- Indigenous Science Topic, Dr. Myrle Ballard

Dr. Myrle Ballard, Assistant Professor, Indigenous Scholar, Chemistry Indigenous Science Topic Title: TBA Dr. Ballard has a Ph.D. in Natural...

 
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Career Choices Virtual Workshops

Career planning for High School students applying to the University of Manitoba

 
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Career Choices Virtual Workshops

Career planning for High School students applying to the University of Manitoba

 
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[Free Science Online Public Talks] SPOT - Details: TBA

Details: TBA

 
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[Free Science Online Public Talks] SPOT - Augmented Human - Dr. Pourang Irani, (Tier 2), CRC

Augmented Human - Dr. Pourang Irani, (Tier 2), CRC in Ubiquitous Analytics, Professor, Computer Science

 
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[Free Science Online Public Talks] SPOT - Details: TBA

Details: TBA

News

Computer Science Co-op Student Clarke Garrioch Exceeds Expectation

“Anything worth doing is worth doing badly” – G. K. Chesterton Growing up on an isolated reserve in Northern Manitoba, Clarke Garrioch was looking for a way out. That escape came in the form of education. The valedictorian of his high school graduating class, Garrioch credits his father for pushing him towards university. He opted...

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About the Class of 2020 Graduation Package

This year, a special graduation package was sent to each member of the class of 2020. The package included a special message of congratulations from the Dean of Science, Stefi Baum, a commemorative coin celebrating the 50th-anniversary celebration of the Faculty of Science, and perhaps most special, an art card from artist Gary Bachers a...

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2020 Virtual Faculty of Science Graduation Video Launch

Join the Faculty of Science on Monday, June 22, 2020 at 3 PM and celebrate the Class of 2020! 2020 Graduation Video Celebration Monday, June 22, 2020, at 3PM (CDT) The video features faculty and alumni including: Dr. Jim Peebles, 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics & JUNO Award winning singer-songwriter William Prince + more). Be...

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Amanda Vermette graduates with a position at Health Canada thanks to Science Co-op

When Biological Sciences student Amanda Vermette was half-way through her four-year undergraduate program of study at the UM, she was concerned about graduating without a well-thought-out plan. Unsure of her next step, Vermette consulted with an academic advisor in the Faculty of Science who suggested Science Co-op. After researching it thoroughly, Vermette felt that Science...

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UM Virologist Peter Pelka is developing a recombinant vaccine to combat SARS-COV-2

It’s a thrilling process, akin to running a marathon, hundreds of researchers race alongside to find a cure or a vaccine. The qualifying process is lengthy and complex. If an effective vaccine is found, determining its duration of protection, how often immunization will be necessary, (once a year, or every ten years), and whether it’s...

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Science Co-op Student Named University of Manitoba Co-op Student of the Year!

On behalf of the Faculty of Science, Science Co-op is pleased to announce that Jennifer Simone (Biochemistry) was recently named the University of Manitoba Co-op Student of the Year for 2019. Jennifer is a fifth year Bachelor of Science (Biochemistry) student; who is also completing a minor in Native Studies. As part of Science Co-op,...

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Growing up on an isolated reserve in Northern Manitoba, Clarke Garrioch was looking for a way out. That escape came in the form of education. The valedictorian of his high school graduating class, Garrioch credits his father for pushing him towards university. He opted to attend the UM, ultimately choosing to study Computer Science. He credits the Science Co-op Program as some of his best memories at UM.

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