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Career and Summer Job Fair

UWinnipeg’s Career Services would like to invite students, alumni, faculty and staff to attend the Annual Career and Summer Job Fair on January 17, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. in the Duckworth Gym (400 Spence Street). This campus event allows individuals to connect with human resources professionals, recruiters and career specialists representing approximately …Read more >

Holiday hours on campus – details

The University of Winnipeg is closed beginning December 21, 2012 and reopens on January 3, 2013. There are some exceptions. Here are the details. Have a safe and happy holiday.

Fund created to honour respected Elder

UWinnipeg has established The Dr. Tobasonakwut Kinew Fund for the promotion of Indigenous Culture, History and Language

UWinnipeg Joins Fight Against Racism

UWinnipeg is taking part in the “React to the Racism: Youth Challenge,” an initiative intended to motivate youth participation in a global conversation on combatting racism.

Holiday Message from Lloyd Axworthy

As 2011 draws to a close, Dr. Lloyd Axworthy, President and Vice-Chancellor, UWinnipeg, wishes everyone a safe and happy holiday. See his holiday greeting.

Vigil Tonight At UWinnipeg

On behalf of the entire UWinnipeg community, President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Lloyd Axworthy expresses our shared grief and sadness for our former colleague, Nelba Márquez-Greene. She and her husband, Jimmy Greene, lost their daughter, Ana Grace Márquez-Greene, in a tragic incident at Sandy Hook Elementary School, in Newtown, CT this past Friday. Ana is survived …Read more >

Indigenous Advisory Circle Contributes to UWinnipeg Governance

WINNIPEG, MB –The University of Winnipeg’s Board of Regents recently approved the creation of an Indigenous Advisory Circle to ensure the inclusion of Indigenous Peoples’ perspectives in the governance of The University of Winnipeg.  The Circle will be chaired by Dr. Phil Fontaine, former National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations. “We recognize that …Read more >

Follow-up To Power Outage

The University of Winnipeg was affected by a downtown power outage that occurred yesterday (Thursday, December 13) at approximately 4:10 p.m. and affected several UWinnipeg buildings. Power was restored to the campus at approximately 5:30 p.m. and technology services were restored by approximately 9:30 p.m. (the library web site was restored this morning). A very …Read more >

Exams Affected By Power Outage

Emergency Update (Downtown Power Outage) #2 Power was restored at the UWinnipeg campus by 6:30 p.m. this evening. By approximately 9:00 p.m., campus Internet, Web Advisor, printing, and all networks were back up; however, Library systems will not be restored until Friday morning. It is expected that all exams on Friday (December 14) will proceed as …Read more >

When Seconds Matter: Market-Based Data Hits Buhler Centre

WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg today received a $25,000 donation to the Future Fund from both KPMG LLP and Austin Abas, Office Managing Partner KPMG LLP and a former UWinnipeg student, to support the Faculty of Business and Economics. The donation allows for a subscription to the Bloomberg terminal now located on the …Read more >