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September
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Deadline to apply online to graduate for Feb 2021 graduation

Deadline to apply online to graduate for Feb 2021 graduation http://umanitoba.ca/registrar/important-dates-deadlines

 
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Last date to drop Fall Term and Fall/Winter Term spanning courses with refunds

Last date to drop Fall Term and Fall/Winter Term spanning courses with refunds. http://umanitoba.ca/registrar/important-dates-deadlines

 
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ASE Career Fair Prep Workshop - Distance Delivery

ASE Career Fair is going Virtual! Get tips on how to highlight your strengths and skills and impress potential employers...

 
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Rh Awards Online Celebration

This online celebration will honour the University of Manitoba 2019 Winnipeg Rh Institute Foundation Award recipients.

 
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Last date to add Fall Term and Fall/Winter Term spanning courses

Sep. 23, 2020 Last date to add Fall Term and Fall/Winter Term spanning courses

 
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Culture & Connection: A Series for New International Students Session 1 (Graduate Students)

These interactive advising sessions, hosted by International Centre advisors, help new international students make sense of their new life at...

Location: Zoom (online)

 
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Culture & Connection: A Series for New International Students Session 1 (Undergraduate Students)

These interactive advising sessions, hosted by International Centre advisors, help new international students make sense of their new life at...

Location: Zoom (online)

 
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Weekly Support Chat for International Students

Current and new international students are invited to join the UM International Centre and fellow students for a weekly video...

Location: Zoom online meeting

 
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Bank of Canada Student Recruitment & Data Science Nodes Talk

Demand for Payment Services and Consumer Welfare: The Introduction of a Central Bank Digital Currency

 
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Basic and Intermediate Python - Data Science Nexus Workshop

This workshop introduces basic and intermediate concepts in Python and provides hands-on experience. Please register through Eventbrite to attend.

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2020 CSM – Leadership and Service Award recipients

The Department of Microbiology, with the help of the Canadian Society of Microbiologists (CSM), has established a recognition award for graduate students’ leadership and service to the University of Manitoba. This year the award winners were Jigeesha Mukhopadhyay, Karen Eusebio and Ola Salama. Congratulations!

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Winners of the 2020 3MT Undergraduate Student Competition

The winners of the 2020 Summer Undergraduate Research Experience 3MT thesis competition hosted by the Faculty of Science are: LIFE SCIENCES 1st Place: Juanita Garcia – “Can we use current to treat orthostatic hypotension after spinal cord injury?” Supervisor: Dr. Kristine Cowley, Department of Physiology 2nd Place: Kyra Cebula  – “Brain Imaging-Based Biomarker for Alzheimer’s Disease” Supervisor:...

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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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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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How undergraduate research opportunities changed everything for Nathan Glowach – Class of 2020

Nathan Glowach At first glance, it might seem switching from music studies to microorganisms is implausible. For Nathan Glowach, however, it was a natural next step in his education. The Brandon, Manitoba native says his pursuit of science after three years in the UM’s music program “… felt like a return to familiar land. I...