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Come Celebrate Our National Champions

The Wesmen will be celebrating National Championship Night on Friday, September 28, 2007. The celebration will begin at 7:00 p.m. with a National Championship ring presentation and the raising of the 2006-07 CIS Men’s National Volleyball Championship banner. The Wesmen will battle the Regina Cougars in a pre-season match following the ceremony. Tickets are available …Read more >

UWinnipeg Mourns Loss of Chemistry Chair George Tomlinson

The University of Winnipeg community mourns the loss of long-time faculty member and senior administrator Dr. George Tomlinson, who passed away Sept. 27. Tomlinson joined the University’s Chemistry Department in 1974 and served in many academic and administrative capacities at The University of Winnipeg. From 1991 to 1995, he was seconded to become Academic Assistant …Read more >

UWinnipeg Security Update

WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg continues to work closely with the Winnipeg Police Service to investigate a message left on a washroom wall that was reported by a student on Sept. 19, 2007. Classes and business at The University of Winnipeg continue as scheduled with enhanced security measures in place. The University of …Read more >

UWinnipeg Security Update

WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg continues to work closely with the Winnipeg Police Service to investigate a message left on a washroom wall that was reported by a student on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2007, warning of an occurrence on the morning of Sept. 26. The following is an update on recent campus security …Read more >

UWinnipeg Security Update

WINNIPEG, MB – The safety and security of students, faculty and staff is our number one priority. The University of Winnipeg is doing everything possible to ensure the provision of a safe and secure learning and work environment on our campus today, on September 26, and into the future. The University is open and continues …Read more >

Science On The Brain

WINNIPEG, MB – Eminent specialist in neuroimaging, program leader and research officer at the NRC-IBD (Atlantic), Dr. Ryan D’Arcy will be speaking on Windows into Brain Function: Translating Neuroscience Research into Diagnostic Advances in Medicine on Tuesday, September 25, 2007 at 7:30 pm in Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall at The University of Winnipeg as part of the …Read more >

UWinnipeg Security Update

Remarks by President and Vice-Chancellor Lloyd Axworthy WINNIPEG, MB – UWinnipeg President and Vice-Chancellor Lloyd Axworthy made the following statement during a media briefing today: “Welcome everyone. Today I am joined by Cst. Jacqueline Chaput from the Winnipeg Police Service. First let me say that the safety and security of students, faculty and staff is …Read more >

Three UWinnipeg Faculty Guiding National Conference

UWinnipeg trio at helm of Canadian Ethnic Studies Conference WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg will be well represented at a national conference in the city later this month by UWinnipeg professors Jock Lehr, Alexander Freund and Paul Bramadat. The three professors are executive members of the Canadian Ethnic Studies Association – a group …Read more >

University of Winnipeg Dedicates The Legacy Circle Garden

WINNIPEG, MB – As part of The University of Winnipeg’s 40th Anniversary Celebrations, The University of Winnipeg Foundation’s Gift Planning Committee Chair Dr. W. John A. Bulman, joined by members of the University community, today dedicated The Legacy Circle Garden within the new Portage Commons. The opening of the new Legacy Circle Garden is an …Read more >

Homecoming Concludes with Presidents’ Brunch

WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg’s 40th Anniversary Homecoming & Reunion Weekend concluded today with the Presidents’ Brunch, which recognized contributions of past presidents and alumni, and included generous gift giving. UWinnipeg President & Vice-Chancellor Dr. Lloyd Axworthy spoke at the event as did former presidents Dr. Marsha Hanen (1989-1999), Dr. Robin H. Farquhar …Read more >