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Summer Session 2020 in-person classes cancelled

All in-person classes for summer session 2020 have been cancelled. Departments are actively notifying impacted staff. Check UM Career for new posting for summer session. If you have any questions regarding your employment status for in-person summer session classes, please contact your home department.

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Message from Human Resources

ALL IN-PERSON CLASSES FOR SUMMER SESSION 2020 HAVE BEEN CANCELLED.  DEPARTMENTS ARE ACTIVELY NOTIFYING IMPACTED STAFF.  CHECK UM CAREER FOR NEW POSTINGS FOR SUMMER SESSION.  IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS REGARDING YOUR EMPLOYMENT STATUS FOR IN-PERSON SUMMER SESSION CLASSES, PLEASE CONTACT YOUR HOME DEPARTMENT.

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Summer Term Chemistry Courses

Last updated April 6, 2020  [This page will be updated as new information becomes available.] The regular summer term academic schedule has been impacted as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  The Department of Chemistry would like to share news on our summer term course offerings and expectations to help students plan their academic studies. ...

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International collaboration developing nanotechnology that may be used against COVID-19

March 30, 2020 —  A new approach to stopping virus growth gives hope for new therapeutic options against seasonal influenza, bird flu and possibly COVID-19, says Dr. Ned Budisa, Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Chemical Synthetic Biology at UM and who holds an adjunct position at the Technical University in Berlin. Budisa is a member...

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COVID-19 Rapid Response Program funding for studies in Indigenous populations

March 6, 2020 —  Two University of Manitoba researchers have received nearly $1 million in COVID-19 Rapid Response Program funding from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research for research projects that focus on public health responses in Indigenous populations. This morning, the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Canada’s Minister of Health, and the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Canada’s Minister...

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Voluntary Withdrawal (VW) Winter Term – Date Changed to April 13, 2020

The Voluntary Withdrawal date for the Winter Term will be changed immediately to April 13, 2020. This change is intended to allow students additional time to consider voluntarily withdrawing from courses given the changes in delivery and evaluation methods that have been and will be implemented for many courses in the coming days. For more information...