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Private Pocketbooks to Campus Cash

A day of discussion on private funding decisions affecting our university campus Friday, March 2nd, 2007 Presented by the University of Winnipeg Students’ Association and SUNSET. All Welcome! Presentations in the Bulman Centre Boardroom: 9:30 – A representative of the provincial government speaking on University funding issues. 10:30 – University of Manitoba Professor, Stephane McLachlan, Producer …Read more >

Delegates at UWinnipeg Conference: Call for Review of Anti-Terrorism Legislation

Also Recommend Naming Winnipeg a “Human Rights City” Click here to view the full pdf.

UN Reform -The Next Generation With Bill Pace, Human Rights Activist

The University of Winnipeg presents this year’s Bonnycastle Lecture: UN Reform – The Next Generation with Bill Pace, Executive Director of the World Federalist Movement-Institute for Global Policy. The World Federalist Movement-Institute for Global Policy is a six decade old peace movement dedicated to promoting international democracy, global justice and the rule of the law. …Read more >

UN Reform -The Next Generation With Bill Pace, Human Rights Activist

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Opening Doors

UWinnipeg launches Opportunity Fund, Makes University More Accessible to Inner-City Students Internationally-acclaimed singer and songwriter Chantal Kreviazuk (Collegiate Class of ’90) and her husband, Raine Maida, launched The University of Winnipeg’s new Opportunity Fund at a benefit concert Feb. 19, 2007. Kreviazuk and Maida, lead singer of Our Lady Peace, generously donated all net proceeds …Read more >

Celebrating Research at UWinnipeg: From Tree Rings to Indigenous Science Educati..

The University of Winnipeg’s expertise in environmental research, Aboriginal education, children’s literature and natural sciences were recently recognized by the federal government’s Canada Research Chairs program and the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI). The University of Winnipeg paid tribute to its two newest Canada Research Chair appointments, Mavis Reimer and Dawn Sutherland; a renewed Canada …Read more >

UWinnipeg Hosts Human Rights Action Week

The University of Winnipeg and Global College present Human Rights Action Week from Feb. 19 – 23 culminating with the Human Rights & Social Justice conference at UWinnipeg Feb. 23 – 25, 2007. The week-long schedule of events offers opportunities to become engaged in human rights issues, learn how each of us can make a …Read more >

Celebrating Research at UWinnipeg: From Tree Rings to Indigenous Science Educati..

Click here to view the full pdf.

Opening Doors: UWinnipeg launches Opportunity Fund, Makes University More Access..

Click here to view the full pdf.

Sandra Birdsell: UWinnipeg’s Second Carol Shields Writer-in-Residence

Acclaimed Canadian author Sandra Birdsell began her four-month term in January as UWinnipeg’s second Carol Shields Writer-in-Residence, with support from the Canada Council for the Arts. Birdsell, born and raised on the Prairies, is an award-winning writer, whose books include Agassiz,The Missing Child, The Chrome Suite, TheRusslander, and Children of the Day, in addition to work for theater, television, radio, and …Read more >