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If you’ve visited our website before, you’ll notice a few changes. Our new site has been designed with easier navigation, more comprehensive search features, and better access to the information you’re searching for. Today’s www.uwinnipeg.ca is more intuitive with tabs and fly-out menus that connect you with the information you want, faster. New features help …Read more >

Archbishop Pius Ncube of Zimbabwe: Human Rights Champion To Visit University of ..

Hidden from a world whose gaze has been fixed on Iraq, a full-scale reign of terror has been unleashed on opponents of the Zimbabwean President, Robert Mugabe. Or so says writer Basildon Peta in the London-based news.independent.co.uk/ Archbishop Pius Ncube of Bulawayo, Zimbabwe would not disagree. Mugabe has relied on violence and routine misuse of official power …Read more >

Archbishop Pius Ncube of Zimbabwe: Human Rights Champion To Visit University of ..

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Record Enrolment at UWinnipeg!

The University of Winnipeg is reporting a record number of students this Fall. A 4.29 per cent increase over last year’s enrolment of 8,280 brings the total number of students studying at Winnipeg’s downtown, urban university to 8,699. The full-course equivalent increase is 3.47 per cent or a total of 28,813.00 FCEs compared to last …Read more >

Reaching Out Through Research

Jim Clark, Psychology professor, will be speaking at The University of Winnipeg’s “Brown Bag Lecture” on September 22, 2004 from 12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. in Room 3C01. The Research and Graduate Studies Office welcomes everyone to bring their lunch and take in this informal gathering that will highlight Dr. Clark’s research. In is own …Read more >

Scaling the Heights: UWinnipeg’s Annual Great Rock Climb

On Friday, September 17, University of Winnipeg students, faculty, staff, and alumni gathered on the front lawn of the campus to face “The Rock of Remembrance.” The All-Stars team (l to r:) Andy Blum, Brad Hartle, and Andriy Michalchyshn were congratulated by University of Winnipeg President Dr. Lloyd Axworthy and presented with their award. Scaling …Read more >

Scaling the Heights: UWinnipeg’s Annual Great Rock Climb

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Scaling the Heights: UWinnipeg’s Annual Great Rock Climb

On Friday, September 17 at 12:30 p.m. University of Winnipeg students, faculty, staff, and alumni will gather on the front lawn of the campus to face “The Rock of Remembrance.” The University of Winnipeg’s annual Great Rock Climb is a celebration of endurance and ingenuity. Teams of three will hurl themselves down the 50.3 metres …Read more >

‘O’ Week September 13-17, 2004

After navigating the library, moving into residence, or paying your fees, come out and experience the social side of university life with your students’ association – the UWSA. ‘O’ week is a chance for new and returning students to take in some local talent, kick back, socialize, and learn a bit about the students’ association. …Read more >

The Really Big Day – Orientation 2004

The University of Winnipeg’s Orientation Week culminated with “The Really Big Day” on Thursday, September 9. The Really Big Breakfast—sponsored by The University of Winnipeg Alumni Association—kicked off the day’s events. Students also participated in information sessions to help them survive and thrive their first year of studies, took in a free pizza lunch, and …Read more >