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A student’s perspective – tips & tricks for adapting to remote learning

Hello, my name is Dennis Drewnik, a student in the Faculty of Science and I wanted to share my experience with transitioning to remote learning this past semester. As we all know, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Winter 2020 term was unexpectedly shifted to online learning, which brought forth its own set of challenges...

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Copy of Casinojournal.com: Artificial intelligence-driven solution to mitigate economic impact of partial casino closures

In the wake of the current coronavirus pandemic, many casinos will temporarily close and will implement social distancing measures within their properties when they are operational. nQube, in collaboration with partners at University of Manitoba Data Science NEXUS, recognizes that many casinos are looking for strategies to protect their customers, while also minimizing the impact...

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Science Rendezvous cancelled but UM student volunteers keep their heads up – science outreach continues

The news that Science Rendezvous was cancelled this year due to Covid-19 came as a shock to many. At this time last year, over 800 university students from across the UM campus, part of the UM STEAM group, (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math), were eagerly planning the largest public science and engineering outreach event...

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How to Create a LinkedIn Profile workshop - Distance Delivery

Join this online workshop and learn the steps to create your own LinkedIn profile. Complete the workshop with your new...

Location: Online Distance Delivery

 
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[Free Science Online Public Talks] SPOT - The Strength of a Secret

Dr. Susan Cooper, Associate Professor, Mathematics "The Strength of a Secret"

 
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[Free Science Online Public Talks] SPOT- Nobel Laureate Dr. Jim Peebles

Nobel Laureate, Dr. James (Jim) Peebles, [BSc(Hons)/58, DSc/89] 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics, Professor Emeritus, Princeton University "Lessons on the...

 
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[Free Science Online Public Talks] SPOT - How to see in 100 dimensions: Transforming your data

Max Turgeon, Assistant Professor, Statistics Dimension Reduction – Representing High-dimensional data in fewer dimensions

 
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[Free Science Online Public Talks] SPOT - Colliding black holes and neutron stars

Dr. Michael Landry [PhD/00] Head of LIGO Hanford Observatory/Caltech Colliding black holes and neutron stars: latest results from LIGO and...

July
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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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[Free Science Online Public Talks] SPOT - 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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Science Co-op Grows Again – Welcome Psychology Co-op!

For the past two-plus years, Science Co-op has expanded the breadth of Science undergraduate degree programs which offer co-op, the geographical scope of co-op employers, the number of co-op placements and the number of participating students. Science Co-op is growing again with the addition of Psychology Co-op! In partnership with the Faculty of Arts Co-op...

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A student’s perspective – tips & tricks for adapting to remote learning

Hello, my name is Dennis Drewnik, a student in the Faculty of Science and I wanted to share my experience with transitioning to remote learning this past semester. As we all know, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Winter 2020 term was unexpectedly shifted to online learning, which brought forth its own set of challenges...

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Faculty Spotlight!

May 25, 2020 In light of the challenges of physical distance, you may be looking for new ways to connect. You are an important part of our diverse ecosystem. That’s why we’re inviting UM Faculty of Science, faculty and staff to share some personal facts and photos. As we all work remotely, we hope this...

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Copy of Casinojournal.com: Artificial intelligence-driven solution to mitigate economic impact of partial casino closures

In the wake of the current coronavirus pandemic, many casinos will temporarily close and will implement social distancing measures within their properties when they are operational. nQube, in collaboration with partners at University of Manitoba Data Science NEXUS, recognizes that many casinos are looking for strategies to protect their customers, while also minimizing the impact...

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From Poker Games to Everyday Life, @ProbabilityProf Jeffrey Rosenthal’s Research Sheds Light on the Role of Luck Versus Skill https://t.co/qYU9HYECQ6 via https://t.co/mQ71WqyMxB

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 2 weeks ago

U of M to continue e-learning in fall on the front of Thursday's @WinnipegNews #wfp

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 2 weeks ago
Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 2 weeks ago

Fall term = remote learning! @umanitoba @umanitobasci https://t.co/GwrmVjGInZ

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 2 weeks ago

Sink or swim... the choice is yours! https://t.co/YZxi3jC6E8

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 3 weeks ago

Registering for Summer Term Remote Learning Courses? The complete list of course offerings are available on Aurora, as of May 4th. For more info: https://t.co/0fOQZl3uTc #umanitoba #umanitobasci

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 3 weeks ago

Application Deadline: May 18, 2020. https://t.co/lqc6V9w0OW

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 3 weeks ago

FoS Covid-19 Emergency Student Funding - Faculty of Science https://t.co/M9beUFRIL0

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 3 weeks ago

A virtual welcome to our USRA Summer Students - Shivani Bhardwaj, Wanmeng Wang, Woming Qiu, Wahid Salauddin, Emma Lee, Rebecca Kozar and Xiaogi Xie. @umanitobasci #USRA #Summer2020

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 3 weeks ago

“My advice to young people entering science: you should do it for the love of science … You should enter science because you are fascinated by it.” Happy birthday to James Peebles, awarded the #NobelPrize in Physics in 2019 "for theoretical discoveries in physical cosmology."

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 month ago

There are a number of final grade options for students to consider for the Winter Term and Fall/Winter spanned courses that ended in April. See the FAQ’s for how these options may affect you. #umanitoba #COVID19 https://t.co/jQRhWCUTE8

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 month ago

The silver lining to the disruption caused by the coronavirus epidemic is that the #umanitoba community has clearly acted selflessly, helping those who truly need it. A hearty thank you to @acgerstein and @KindrachukJason for your efforts! #COVID19 https://t.co/isFUtOfvKb

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 month ago

Delivery or Takeout? What's your favourite restaurant?#TakeoutWednesday #SupportLocalBusinesses #StaySafeEveryone https://t.co/L3G6iM1hiV

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 1 month ago

@acgerstein Good luck to all your students!

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 1 month ago

Good luck to all those who are writing exams @umanitoba @umanitobasci

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 1 month ago

Know any students who are preparing for their first online final exams? Here are some helpful tips to calm the nerves and get started on hitting the books. #umanitoba #umstudent https://t.co/PXrtxHwbw0

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 month ago

This is my new morning beverage! https://t.co/cvx90kgNGI

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 1 month ago

Science students- this is happening tomorrow! Wed April 8 https://t.co/GPbKkXWw3D

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 1 month ago

Let's salute the Humboldt Bronco's today! https://t.co/XJZKOPJJop

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 1 month ago