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2006 Grey Cup Party

Looking for the ultimate Grey Cup party? Well, look no further than The University of Winnipeg! The University of Winnipeg Alumni Association and The University of Winnipeg Students’ Association are proud to present – Grey Cup 2006: Pre-Game Party on Campus. Got tickets to the big game? Drop by campus on the way to the …Read more >

UWinnipeg Rates High in Globe & Mail National Survey on Universities: Str..

The 2006 Globe & Mail Report Card once again rated The University of Winnipeg high among Canada’s small-to-medium-sized universities. UWinnipeg performed strongest in the areas of class sizes and quality of education when compared to other institutions with student populations between 4,000 and 12,000: Class Sizes: A+ (Tied for 1st) Quality of Education: A (Tied …Read more >

UWinnipeg’s Wii Chiiwaakanak Learning Centre Confronts “Graduation Gap” Th..

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UWinnipeg Rates High in Globe & Mail National Survey on Universities

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Fair Exchange Week

From October 30 – November 3, 2006, The University of Winnipeg Students’ Association (UWSA) is offering a series of events highlighting fair trade. From debates and dialogue to film and fashion, the UWSA is proud to present a wide variety of programming throughout the week exploring and celebrating the International Fair Trade Movement.

UWinnipeg Alumni Event in Ottawa: Celebrating the Past & Looking Ahead

University of Winnipeg alumni and friends from the National Capital Region recently gathered at a reception and information session to celebrate the past and learn about the exciting future plans for UWinnipeg. More than 75 guests attended the reception and information session in Ottawa on October 25, 2006 including senators, Members of Parliament, senior civil …Read more >

QUEST: Education for Change – Creative Problem Solving in Education, Busin..

October 27 – 28, 2006 at The University of Winnipeg Three highly regarded keynote speakers on the topic of Creative Problem Solving will be featured at this conference: Dr. Donald Treffinger, Dr. Scott Isaksen, and Dr. Steve Van Bockern will be joining us to share Creative Problem Solving strategies with the conference delegates, along with …Read more >

Conference: War and the Conscientious Objector

On October 20 and 21, 2006, a free, public history conference at The University of Winnipeg will highlight the role of Canadian conscientious objectors in WWII. Throughout WWII, nearly 60 per cent of Mennonite men called to military service refused, opting to participate in the alternative service program negotiated by Mennonite leaders with the federal government. This …Read more >

Youth and Civic Engagement

Justin Trudeau Confronts Disconnect Among Young Canadians The University of Winnipeg’s Global College is proud to present a public lecture with Justin Trudeau on “Youth and Civic Engagement.” Trudeau has taken on the challenge to educate and empower youth by confronting the widespread disconnect among young Canadians in the political process and awareness of today’s …Read more >

Youth and Civic Engagement: Justin Trudeau Confronts Disconnect Among Young Cana..

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