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News & Events

January
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Resume Drop in Support

Resumé Drop-in Support | Jan 17 | 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. 

 
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Career Fair Prep Workshop

Career Fair Prep Workshop | Jan 17 | 2:30 - 4 p.m.

 
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How to Future Proof your Career - IT Canada

 
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Resume Drop-in Support

Resumé Drop-in Support | Jan 19 | 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. 

 
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UM Career Fair

Careers4Canada powered by CareerEco Virtual Fair Platform The Annual Career Fair at the University of Manitoba is co-hosted by Career...

 
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Deadline to apply - Stu Clark New Venture Championships: Undergraduate Edition

The Stu Clark New Venture Championships: Undergraduate Edition is open to all post-secondary schools across the globe and students can...

February
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3MT Competition - Application Deadline

Applications are now open! The 3rd annual MT180 competition is now accepting applications. The deadline to apply is February 11,...

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Three new Canada Research Chairs

Dr. Samar Safi-Harb, CRC Tier 1, Extreme Astrophyics. Photo: Kira Koop. JANUARY 12, 2022 — The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, announced on Jan. 12 an investment of $151 million for 188 new and renewed Canada Research Chairs at 43 institutions across Canada for research excellence, including three new chairs at the University...

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Stu Clark New Venture Championships: Undergraduate Edition – Apply by Jan. 26, 2022

The Stu Clark New Venture Championships: Undergraduate Edition is open to all post-secondary schools across the globe and students can apply individually or as a team. This competition is an excellent opportunity to bridge classroom learning to real-life experience as students pitch their ideas in front of judges and gain valuable feedback. For more information...

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Three Minute Thesis – Graduate students, get ready to submit your applications

DECEMBER 13, 2021 — It’s that time again! Applications for the tenth-anniversary edition of UM’s 3MT competition are now being accepted. The deadline to apply is January 21, 2022. Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is an international research communication competition developed in 2008 by The University of Queensland, where graduate students have three minutes to explain to judges...

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November 18 is the International Day of LGBTQIA+ People in STEM

November 18 has been selected to celebrate and highlight the work and barriers of LGBTQIA+ people in science, technology, engineering, and maths (STEM). Among their many struggles, we see that 28% of LGBT+ people have at some point considered leaving their jobs because of a hostile workplace or discrimination towards them. 2o% of trans people...

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2021 Award recipients for Best Mentor and Innovation in Teaching

The Faculty of Science is pleased to announce the 2021 Award recipients for Best Mentor and Innovation in Teaching. The Teaching award recipients were nominated by their colleagues and were selected based on their exemplary innovative approaches to engage and inspire students. The Best Mentor award recipient was nominated by his students and was selected...

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Jacob Burgess, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, receives Innovation Proof-of-Concept Grant for Digital Fabrication of Low Cost Sub-Millimeter Wave Optics

Jacob Burgess, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Faculty of Science, University of Manitoba has received an Innovation Proof-of-Concept Grant from Research Manitoba. The announcement which was made on Oct. 21, 2021, represents an investment that supports Manitoba-based projects in the areas of Bioscience and Advanced Manufacturing. Burgess’s research will explore the development of  Digital Fabrication...

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At the leading edge of science in the North! Congratulations! UM students Leah Pengelly, Tommy Pontbriand and Enooyaq Sudlovenick have been named as the 2021 recipients of the Weston Family Awards in Northern Research.

https://news.umanitoba.ca/protecting-and-preserving-the-north/
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Applications are now open for the The President’s Student Leadership Program - all disciplines and levels of study are welcome to apply.

Apply here: https://umanitoba.ca/asper/programs-of-study/presidents-student-leadership-program
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Calling all Science Innovators - Pitch your idea!
The Stu Clark New Venture Championships: Undergraduate Edition is open to all post-secondary schools across the globe and students can apply individually or as a team.

For more details visit: http://ow.ly/qiqL50Hu5la
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It’s that time again! Applications for the tenth anniversary edition of UM’s 3MT competition are now being accepted.

The deadline to apply is January 21, 2022.

Apply here: https://umanitoba.ca/graduate-studies/student-experience/three-minute-thesis-3mt
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Congratulations to Dr. Samar Safi-Harb @umanitobasci, for being appointed to a Canada Research Chair in Extreme Astrophysics, Tier 1.
#UManitoba
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The Kidwai-Alavi Scholarship looks to provide a $250 financial award to a student attending the University of Manitoba.

Full Eligibility Requirements:
- Students must be attending the University of Manitoba during the 2022 Winter Term on a full-time course load
- Students much be in the department of Computer Science or Biological Science and pursuing either a major or honours degree.
- Students in a co-operative program are not eligible for this award

Application Closing Date: 11:59 pm, January 20, 2022.

http://ow.ly/IFzw50HpSiO
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