Entries Tagged as 'statistics'

First-day enrolment sets another record

September 5th, 2013 · No Comments · News Release, Students, statistics

Student enrolment for the First Day of Classes at the University of Manitoba has broken another record. First Day enrolment is 29,321, an increase of 1.8 per cent over last year’s First Day of Classes record enrolment of 28,795.
“The continued increase in First Day enrolment numbers is an indication that the University of Manitoba is […]

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Former pollster is new Rector of St. Paul’s College

June 28th, 2012 · No Comments · News Release, Peace and Justice, Staff, political studies, statistics

The University of Manitoba is pleased to announce that Christopher Adams has been appointed Rector of St. Paul’s College at the University of Manitoba for a five year term period from July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2017.
Adams holds a doctorate from Carleton University and two degrees from the University of Manitoba as a member […]

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New study finds that ICUs in Manitoba hospitals are very busy

April 18th, 2012 · No Comments · Health, Medicine, News Release, Nursing, infrastructure, statistics

Manitoba’s intensive care units (ICUs) operate efficiently, even though the supply of ICU beds in Manitoba is lower than the national average, says a new report from researchers in the University of Manitoba’s Faculty of Medicine.
In the most comprehensive study of its kind, researchers from the Manitoba Centre for Health Policy examined the use of […]

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News Release: Lecture on probability and odds to show how statistics is part of everyday life

November 5th, 2009 · No Comments · News Release, statistics

The department of statistics and the Faculty of Science present a free public lecture by Jeffrey S. Rosenthal of the department of statistics, University of Toronto.
“The Curious World of Probabilities” is a lighthearted talk for a general audience, exploring what happens when we’re not sure what will happen next. Everything from lottery jackpots to airplane […]

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