News Archives

The Wireless Campus is Growing!

In January, we announced that the majority of the campus was wireless enabled. The wireless access has been working seamlessly since then, and we have continued to expand the network. Enrolment Services, MacNamara, 480 & 520 Portage Avenue, Sparling Hall, Wii Chiiwaakanak & Young Street are all now part of our wireless network. The Theatre …Read more >

Early Admission Deadline: March 1, 2006

Planning to start University this fall? Submit your application to The University of Winnipeg by the March 1, 2006 Early Admission and Scholarship deadline. Meeting the Early Admission deadline has many benefits, including early notification of acceptance, first choice of courses at registration time, and automatic consideration for entrance scholarships.

Sir Gordon Wu Donates $1 Million to The University of Winnipeg

Chinese Businessman creates International Scholarships for Chinese Students to study in Winnipeg At a media conference in Huadu, China  on February 15th, 2006 Dr. Lloyd Axworthy, President of The University of Winnipeg and former Foreign Affairs Minister for Canada, and Sir Gordon Wu, Chairman of Hopewell Holdings Ltd., announced the establishment of the Wu Chung Scholarship …Read more >

Looking to the Future: University of Winnipeg Open House 2006

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UWinnipeg Reads David Bergen’s The Time In Between

The UWinnipeg Reads Book Club will come together for a reception and discussion with David Bergen. Please join the author and other readers for coffee and conversation. TODAY: Thursday, February 23, 2006 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Pitcairn Learning Commons (4th Floor Centennial Hall, Mezzanine Level) University of Winnipeg read more> [PDF: 160 KB]

Duckworth Challenge

On Saturday, February 11, 2006 the basketball portion of the 15th annual Duckworth Challenge will take place as the Wesmen host the Manitoba Bisons at the Duckworth Centre. The pre-game show begins at 7:45 p.m. followed by play-by-play action with Paul Edmonds and Steve Thompson at 8:00 p.m. Come out and cheer on the home …Read more >

Greening The University of Winnipeg: Campus Sustainability Policy Town Hall

Be sure to attend the upcoming Greening The University of Winnipeg: Campus Sustainability Policy Town Hall Meetings to find out more about the University’s new proposed Sustainability Management Policy on campus, future plans, and to share your ideas. Friday, February 3, 2006 12:30 p.m. – 1:25 p.m. Theatre B (4M47) Wednesday, February 8, 2006 12:30 …Read more >