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Linking Students & Landlords Eases Strain: UWinnipeg Launches Off-Campus Ho..

On May 1, 2006, the Department of Housing and Student Life at The University of Winnipeg will once again launch its highly successful Off-Campus Housing Registry for the 2006 season. Record numbers of students and growing business and residential activity in Winnipeg’s downtown, can make it difficult for students to secure suitable housing. To augment …Read more >

Linking Students & Landlords Eases Strain: University of Winnipeg Launches ..

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Off-Campus Work Program For International Students Renewed

This morning at The University of Winnipeg Advanced Education and Training Minister Diane McGifford and Labour and Immigration Minister Nancy Allan signed memoranda of agreement with Manitoba’s universities and colleges to extend a program allowing international students to work off campus in Manitoba. The program allows international post-secondary students to obtain off-campus work permits, replacing …Read more >

University of Winnipeg Student Film Festival

The University of Winnipeg Department of Theatre and Film is proud to present its fourth annual Student Film Festival, starting Wednesday, April 26, 2006 at UWinnipeg. Films were submitted by students from The University of Winnipeg, University of Manitoba, and Red River College, with a total of 32 films–the cream of an excellent crop!–selected for …Read more >

UWinnipeg’s 23rd EMC Program Draws Hundreds of MB High School Students

Hundreds of Manitoba high school students will descend upon The University of Winnipeg campus for the week of April 24-28, 2006. The University of Winnipeg’s 23rd Enrichment Mini-Course (EMC) Program will see the students examining such diverse topics as the influence of psychoanalysis on pop culture; morality and immorality in the Nazi years; the attraction …Read more >

UWinnipeg’s 23rd EMC Program Draws 100s of MB High School Students

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Be the Change!

A Spiritual Quest for a Healthy World: A Free Public Lecture with Hugo Bonjean Everyday our actions as consumers, investors, educators, or business people affect people and the environment, both in our immediate communities as well as on the other side of the globe. It is exactly because of this wide-ranging impact of our actions …Read more >

When Energy Demand Exceeds Supply: Impacts on Transportation and Cities

Provocative New York author James Howard Kunstler will speak on the societal impacts of peak oil production at a daylong symposium entitled, “When Energy Demand Exceeds Supply.” Hosted by UWinnipeg’s Institute of Urban Studies (IUS) and the UWinnipeg-based Centre for Sustainable Transportation (CST), the symposium will take place on Wednesday, April 19, 2006 at the Winnipeg Art …Read more >

When Energy Demand Exceeds Supply: Impacts on Transportation and Cities

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Public Lecture: Tim Flannery—Scientist, Explorer, Author On Global Warming

Tim Flannery is one of Australia’s leading thinkers and writers. An internationally acclaimed scientist, explorer, and conservationist, Flannery will be speaking at The University of Winnipeg on one of the most important environmental issues of our time–global warming. In his new book, “The Weather Makers: The History & Future Impact of Climate Change,” Flannery argues …Read more >