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UWinnipeg Mourns Passing of Dr. Henry E. Duckworth, OC

WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg today is mourning with profound sadness the passing of its President Emeritus Dr. Henry Edmison Duckworth, OC. Duckworth passed away yesterday in Winnipeg at the age of 93. “Dr. Duckworth is the epitome of what The University of Winnipeg stands for – academic excellence, commitment, dedication and generosity,” …Read more >

Winnipeg Public Screening Premier – Unnatural Causes: Is Inequality Making..

WINNIPEG, MB – The Winnipeg Screening of Unnatural Causes will kickoff the next phase of the Healthy Living in the Inner City Speaker Series, 1–3 p.m. Saturday, December 13, 2008, in the Carol Shields Auditorium on the 2nd Floor of the Millennium Library. Free admission, refreshments and childcare provided. Produced by California Newsreel and aired on …Read more >

UWinnipeg Mourns the Loss of Dr. A. Gerald Bedford

WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg announces with profound regret and sadness the passing of Dr. A. Gerald Bedford, renowned educator and historian. He passed away at home, Thursday, December 4, 2008. He was 83 years old. The University’s love for Dr. Bedford is strong. A most respected and beloved icon, he is known …Read more >

Ricoh / IKON Contribute to Capital Campaign

Contribution will support the Richardson College for the Environment and Science Complex WINNIPEG, MB – Today Ricoh/IKON announced a generous contribution of $200,000 in support of The University of Winnipeg’s World of Opportunity Capital Campaign. The Capital Campaign is currently raising funds to construct a state-of-the-art science and environment teaching and research facility – The …Read more >

Juno Award Winners Nathan Perform For Wesley The Dog

Fundraising concert will assist UWinnipeg purchase mine-detection dog WINNIPEG, MB – Members of the Juno award-winning group Nathan are donating their time and talent to perform on Thursday, December 11, 2008 at 7:30 PM in Convocation Hall, UWinnipeg, 515 Portage Avenue, to raise money for Wesley the mine-detection dog. The concert opens with remarks by …Read more >