Wednesday , 18 October 2017
Breaking News
Home » Tag Archives: University of Manitoba

Tag Archives: University of Manitoba

University of Manitoba to hike grad student fees up over 300%


Many graduate students at the University of Manitoba are frustrated after learning the school wants to hike their fees. Grad students pay a program fee in their first year plus a yearly “continuing fee” every year after that. Right now, the continuing fee is $700 per year, but the Faculty of Graduate Studies wants to increase that incrementally to $3,000 ... Read More »

Manitoba prof gives universities poor grade over academic cheating


By Holly Moore A University of Manitoba professor says Canadian universities are missing the mark when it comes to dealing with campus cheating. “It’s certainly not a passing grade,” said Rick Holley, a professor of food sciences at the university. “It’s very clear that the discrepancy between what is exactly happening and what the detection rates are as reflected by ... Read More »

Research grant gives U of M students opportunity of a lifetime

The Canadian government has issued a research grant of $2.7 million to help fund an archeological dig in Israel. During the month of August eight University of Manitoba students are participating in the dig, which is focusing on artifacts from the Early Bronze Age. The archeological site is located by Tell es-Safi, which is close to the main highway that ... Read More »

Canada: Undergraduates get poor value for tuition

Undergraduate students across Canada are expecting unacceptable increases in tuition fees and other services. This is particularly evident in Quebec, where students are rioting in response to increases in their tuition fees even though their fees are the lowest in Canada, and in Ontario, where students are complaining because their fees are the highest. Nevertheless, provincial governments have been increasing ... Read More » • Free Website Templates - Downlaod Full Themes