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Chem Club Hosts Chemistry Research Night!

Chem Club is hosting Chemistry Research Night on October 21, 7 pm through Zoom.  Visit the session to learn about the chemistry and biochemistry research that happens in our Department as well as the summer research awards and other research opportunities! Sign up here: https://forms.gle/YtAfRYzjbLuU87wk9

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Just Us For Our First Department Seminar This Year!

Join us for our first Department Seminar held virtually through Zoom on Thursday October 21 from 3-4 pm. Title: “Hocus Pocus” is not Indigenous Science!: Learning about how an Ecosystem is embedded in Anishinaabe Mowin Speaker: Dr. Myrle Ballard, University of Manitoba This talk will explain how Anishinaabe mowin is embedded science, that is Indigenous...

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Prairie Hub to Power the Bioeconomy with Next-Generation Bio-inspired Technologies

RNA-based systems, molecular machines, and bio-inspired devices are the future of the bioeconomy. Advancing these technologies from discovery to market can be elusive. Accelerating scientific discoveries in natural and synthetic biology into deployable products and knowledge requires a collaborative and integrative ecosystem. The success of RNA vaccines demonstrates that we’re in the golden age of...

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UNDERGRADUATE MICROBIOLOGY STUDENT’S CLUB (MISC) RECRUITMENT

UNDERGRADUATE MICROBIOLOGY STUDENT’S CLUB (MISC) Instagram: @misc.uofm Email address: uofm.microclub@umanitoba.ca Website: https://microstudentclub.wixsite.com/misc Membership form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf8JhtJ0X4L75XzU49CfTU6rnfal5pax2OSetNO8Yx6j8M9tg/viewform An undergraduate club started in 2018, MiSC is a community of students in undergraduate programs of Microbiology and related fields such as Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology. Our goal is to build a stronger community of students within these programs. We will...

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Advocating for Science Funding

Graduate student Simarpreet Singh advocates for science funding during this federal election: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/federal-election-2021-science-funding-top-election-issue-1.6178832  

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Welcome New Instructor Jorge Dourado!

The Department is excited to welcome new instructor – Jorge Dourado!  He will be teaching a variety of courses in the 1000 and 2000-level.  Welcome Jorge!