Finalists for 3MT competition selected

February 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Alumni, News Release, Outreach, Peers, Research, Students, graduate studies

Nine finalists have made it through the Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition heats that took place on February 6, 11 and 13, 2014. They will move on to compete in the Final Competition which is being held on Tuesday, February 25, from 7:00 to 9:00 pm at the Robert B. Schulz Lecture Theatre (St. John’s […]

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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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You have only three minutes…

February 25th, 2013 · No Comments · Alumni, News Release, Outreach, Peers, Research, Students, graduate studies

It’s part game show, and part final exam. Do graduate students “know their stuff” enough so that they can explain their research in a way that is easy for a lay audience to understand?
Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is a research communication competition originally developed by the University of Queensland. 3MT® challenges graduate students to consolidate […]

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Advisory: Inaugural Grad Fair lets students explore their options

November 1st, 2010 · No Comments · Advisory, News Release, graduate studies

The University of Manitoba will be hosting the inaugural Graduate Studies and Professional School Education Fair on Tuesday, November 2, 2010.
The fair will include departments and faculties from the University of Manitoba as well as representatives from universities and programs across Canada. There will also be representatives from some international programs.
For a list of participants, […]

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News Release: Educator Receives Graduate Teaching Award

October 18th, 2010 · No Comments · Convocation, Education, Fall Convocation 2010

A professor in education with an outstanding reputation as one who gives students encouragement and support is the recipient of the Graduate Students’ Association Teaching Awards this fall.The University of Manitoba encourages and supports excellence in teaching through awards that recognize academic staff members who have earned outstanding reputations as teachers. All students in their […]

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News Release: Three grad students win top Canadian research award

May 13th, 2010 · No Comments · News Release, Students, graduate studies

A trio of graduate students at the U of M will tackle research dealing with some of today’s pressing questions. To do so, they’ll receive financial help from the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships program.
The U of M’s Renée El-Gabalawy, Julia Gamble, and Oleksandr Maizlish are among this year’s recipients of this prestigious scholarship, which is […]

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