Photo by Michael Zajac
John Patterson, a third-year School of Art student, won first prize in the inaugural Emerging Voices competition at Nuit Blanche Winnipeg.
The Winnipeg-born artist received the honours and a $1,000 for his work, “Flood”. But he is not the only U of M student honoured in this competition: the five finalistsare all U […]
October 2nd, 2013 · No Comments · Advisory, Architecture, Fine Art, School of Art, Students
Photo by Michael Zajac
September 11th, 2013 · No Comments · Advisory, Asper School
University of Manitoba students are working hard today to beat the Shinerama fundraising record for Western Canadian. They want to raise $50,000 and they are already at $22,000.
Today, as part of Shinerama’s “Shine Day”, students will shine shoes downtown and on the University of Manitoba campus to raise funds for Cystic Fibrosis research and patient […]
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 […]
August 30th, 2013 · No Comments · Advisory, News, Students
As part of Orientation 2013, over 6,000 new and current students, staff and faculty will be cheering on 400 uniformed Bison Athletes at a Pep Rally on September 3 in Investors Group Field.
“This is going to be the largest pep rally the University of Manitoba has ever held,” said Brendan Hughes, Director of Student Life […]
August 30th, 2013 · No Comments · Computing, Engineering, Images, Media, News Release, Research, Science, Students, Video, computer science
They’re small in stature, but big on talent. Developed at the University of Manitoba, the Autonomous Agents Laboratory’s robotics competition team-the SnoBots-has won the kid-size division of the 2013 FIRA HuroCup in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
FIRA is the oldest robotics competition in the world, and the HuroCup is one of the most challenging competitions in existence: […]
August 29th, 2013 · No Comments · Advisory, Medicine, infrastructure
The Faculty of Medicine has expanded its simulation-based education and training with the addition of a new 3,000-square-foot teaching space located at the U of M’s Bannatyne Campus. This new space will be officially opened today at 10 a.m.
The new Skills Lab will enhance teaching needs related to clinical and procedural skills and complement the […]
August 27th, 2013 · No Comments · Aboriginal, Engineering, Environment and Geography, Health, Indigenous, Natural Resources Institute, News Release, Outreach, Peace and Justice, Research, Students, economics, graduate studies, human ecology, infrastructure, sustainability
First Nations science and engineering students will be at the forefront of tackling multi-billion-dollar water services gaps in their communities.
University of Manitoba soil scientist Dr. Annemieke Farenhorst will lead the $2.976-million H2O CREATE program, with assistance from the university’s Centre for Human Rights Research and in collaboration with Trent University, University College of the North, […]