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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!

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Welcome new assistant professor Dr.Zev Ripstein!

Our Department extends a warm welcome to assistant professor Dr. Zev Ripstein! Dr. Ripstein is jointly appointed in the Departments of Chemistry and Microbiology. To learn more about Dr.Ripstein and his research, please visit his website: https://www.ripsteinlab.org/

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Welcome Back Coffee

As we ramp back up to full return to campus in January, the Dean, Brian Mark, would like to invite you to have a cup of coffee in the SSA lounge, and weather permitting the Court Yard, to start re-engaging with your colleagues. Please RSVP to Tracy Foster, on the dates noted to ensure we are keeping capacity (20 people) with Health orders. The...

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PV Magazine: Material concerns

The University of Manitoba led a group that used battery cyclers to test different material configurations for lithium-ion batteries. They specifically investigated new binding materials to hold the electrodes together through extended cycling. Image: Canadian Light Source As PV MAGAZINE: ISSUE 08-2021 reports: Shouldn’t we all be driving in affordable electric cars with 800-plus kilometers...

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PV Magazine: Material concerns

As PV MAGAZINE: ISSUE 08-2021 reports: Shouldn’t we all be driving in affordable electric cars with 800-plus kilometers of driving range by now? Surely yes, according to many of the announcements coming from battery scientists over the past decade. Yet for all the scientific breakthroughs, few in fact “break through” into commercial applications. Christian Kuss...

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MSc Defense Announcement – Brooke Richtik (August 20, 1 pm)

                                                    Dr.Mario Bieringer: mario.bieringer@umanitoba.ca    

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Welcome new Department Head, Professor Ute Kothe!

The Department welcomes our new Department Head, Professor Ute Kothe! Dr. Ute Kothe is an RNA biochemist who studies the formation of functional RNAs. In particular, she investigates why and how ribosomal RNA and transfer RNA (tRNA) are modified, folded and processed. Notably, Dr. Kothe is known for her research of the most common RNA...

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Cheer on the Faculty of Science 3MT 2021 Competitors

On August 10 & 11th students will be challenged to showcase their research to a general audience in a three-minute or less in a 3MT competition. Part of the Faculty of Science, Student Undergraduate Summer Research Experience Program. There will be two competitions that will air live on the Faculty of Science YouTube channel. Life...