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The University of Winnipeg Responds: Letter to the Editor

It is difficult to tell what constructive purpose is served by your article, “Save Us, U of W pleads to province” (Sunday 23 November 2003). As an attempt to inform your readers about the situation presently prevailing at The University of Winnipeg it is simply a joke; as a contribution to public discourse on the …Read more >

The Norbals: Presented by the Department of Theatre and Drama

The University of Winnipeg Department of Theatre and Drama’s second show of the 2003/04 season is Brian Drader’s award-winning play, The Norbals, a humorous look at a loving but dysfunctional family’s Christmas preparations. Drader, who was recently nominated for a Governor-General’s award for PROK, is a graduate of The University of Winnipeg’s Theatre Department and …Read more >

Reunion: The Class of 1973

In 1973, Carly Simon’s “You’re So Vain” dominated the pop charts, “Poseidon Adventure” was a box office hit, and “All in the Family” ruled the tube. At The University of Winnipeg, many special guests came to campus, including Pierre Trudeau; students entered the first ever Rock Climb; and a new Info Centre was born. The …Read more >

The University of Winnipeg: Celebrating Excellence

Each year, The University of Winnipeg distributes more than 1.3 million dollars in scholarships to exceptional students. Faculty, staff, family, and friends are invited to attend the Continuing Scholarship Ceremony to congratulate this year’s award recipients: Tuesday, November 18, 2003 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall Read More>

Healing Between Cultures: UWinnipeg Panel to Discuss Restorative Justice

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Aboriginal Film Festival

The University of Winnipeg is proud to host the second annual Aboriginal Film and Video Festival. The Festival will take place on November 14 and 15, 2003. Admission is free and all are welcome to attend.

Remembrance Day Lest We Forget

The University of Winnipeg will be closed for Remembrance Day on Tuesday, November 11, 2003. “We must remember. If we do not, the sacrifice of those one hundred thousand Canadian lives will be meaningless. They died for us, for their homes and families and friends, for a collection of traditions they cherished and a future …Read more >

The University of Winnipeg One of Canada’s Top 10 Undergrad Universities

WINNIPEG – The 13th Annual Maclean’s Ranking of Canadian Universities shows The University of Winnipeg in 10th position overall in the undergraduate universities category. The University of Winnipeg continues to be ranked as one of the best undergraduate universities in western Canada. Changes to Maclean’s methodology and weighting in the Reputation and the Alumni Support categories, as well the …Read more >

The Norbals: UWinnipeg Features Comedy by Award-Winning Alumnus

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Why Are We Here: The Metaphysics of Indian Treaties

On Wednesday, November 19, Professor John Borrows will present a public lecture entitled, Why Are We Here: the Metaphysics of Indian Treaties. Borrows is well known as one of the foremost Aboriginal scholars on law and politics in Canada today. This presentation is brought to you by the departments of Aboriginal Self Governance and Politics. Wednesday, November …Read more >