Undergraduate Programs

Discover topics in Biology, Botany, Ecology, Genetics, and Zoology

Mark Belmonte & Steve Whyard

Enhancing plant performance and protecting Canada's most important crops

Climate change may be putting beluga whales out of their depths

Shifting prey bases affecting beluga’s oxygen stores and diving capacity
Gary Anderson

Protecting Nature’s Living Fossil Lake Sturgeon

Panel & Roundtable

Careers in Science - Pathways to Exceptional Achievement

January 30 | Marshall McLuhan Hall | 3:30PM | Free Food & Career Advice
Jim Roth

The Arctic Fox: an Ecosystem Engineer

Understanding the role of Predators and Their Prey
Kevin Fraser

Exploring the factors affecting the migratory patterns of songbirds

News & Events

January
30

Careers in Science - Pathways to Exceptional Achievement Event, with Honoured Alumni

On Thursday, January 30, 2020, join us for a discussion on careers in STEM, meet Alumni from over the years...

Location: University of Manitoba - Fort Garry,University Centre

 
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Honoured Alumni Dr. Tom Sheldon, Natural Resources Canada

Title: "Sex differences in size and shape, do they reflect the same biological processes? Insights with Drosophila wings and beetle...

Location: 207,Buller Building

February
04

Undergraduate Science Student Town Hall

Undergraduate Student Town Hall Science & Technology Library 12-1PM We want to hear from you. How can we improve your...

Location: University of Manitoba - Fort Garry,Machray Hall 186 Dysart Road Winnipeg MB

 
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Dr. Dworkin, McMaster University

title: "Sex differences in size and shape, do they reflect the same biological processes? Insights with Drosophila wings and bettle...

Location: Buller Building

News

Faculty of Science celebrates 50 years

The Faculty of Science at the University of Manitoba celebrates 50 years as an independent faculty in 2020. We pay tribute to 50 years of first class science education, research, discovery and invention and, encouraged by increasing awareness that science is for everyone, we look forward to the next 50 years. We invite you to...

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Biological Scientist Margaret Docker Awarded FoS Life Sciences Chair for Work with “Vampires of the Deep”

Margaret Docker used to being an outlier. Since she started studying lampreys at the University of Guelph in the mid 1980’s, colleagues told her that the eel-like creatures were too narrow a “niche” to form the basis for a successful career as a researcher. Instead of changing her topic, though, Docker decided to dig in...

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UM Alum Rebecca Sherbo Named 2019 Schmidt Fellow

In her first year as a Biological Sciences undergrad, Rebecca Sherbo (BSc/14) took an organic chemistry class taught by Dr.Philip Hultin. Utterly inspired by Hultin’s mastery of the subject and his style of teaching, Sherbo ultimately decided to switch to a Chemistry major. That decision has served her well, as Sherbo has recently been named...

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Congratulations Scott Malotka

Congratulations Scott Malotka, PhD student in Biological Sciences at the University of Manitoba, who received one of four Meritorious Student Presentation awards at the 2019 American Parasitologists meeting in Rochester, Minnesota.

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