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Instagram video contest for students

Students and alumni are invited to enter UWinnipeg’s Instagram video contest for a chance to win a $50 iTunes gift card or two passes to attend a Winnipeg Goldeyes baseball game. Please see below for contest rules. Eligibility: The contest is open to enrolled students and alumni of The University of Winnipeg. Timing: August 16 – …Read more >

At the Edge Reading on Campus

Authors’ Reading of the Collaborative Novel “At the Edge” Co-edited by Marjorie Anderson (BA ’66) and Deborah Schnitzer Friday, September 6, 2013 2:30 p.m.   Eckhardt-Grammate Hall Second Floor, Centennial Hall The University of Winnipeg This event is part of Homecoming 2013. About the book At the Edge 16 WRITERS . . . 13 STORIES . …Read more >

Wesmen Soccer welcomes National Team Member

   A player with a wealth of experience is joining the University of Winnipeg Wesmen Men’s Soccer Program. Head coach Pedro Daza is pleased to announce that Enrique Garcea has committed to joining the Wesmen for the 2013 Canada West season.Garcea an 18 year old midfielder/defender from Glenlawn Collegiate is currently playing as a member …Read more >

Paris in the Spring for UWinnipeg Scholar

The University of Winnipeg’s Faculty of Arts is pleased to announce that English professor Dr. Zbigniew Izydorczyk has been invited to be a visiting scholar by the École normale supérieure (ENS) in Paris, France, as part of the program Labex TransferS. “This is a very prestigious international posting,” expressed Fiona Green, Associate Dean, Faculty of …Read more >

Exciting Book Launch at Wii Chiiwaakanak where Book Was Born

WINNIPEG, MB – University of Winnipeg student Jody Nabess has self published the book Dis Brimstone vs. Holy Moses,  which will be launched on Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 12:00 pm at UWinnipeg’s Wii Chiiwaakanak Learning Centre, where it was written in its entirety. “Without this important community resource, my book would have taken a …Read more >

Folklorama Pavilion On UWinnipeg Campus to Aug. 17

Ray CoCo Stevenson The University of Winnipeg is partnering with the Dakota Ojibway Tribal Council (DOTC) for the fourth year to host Folklorama’s DOTC First Nations Pavilion on campus. Everyone is welcome to attend and enjoy the entertainment by Ray CoCo Stevenson and the Walking Wolf Singers and Dancers. Cuisine by UWinnipeg;s award-winning Diversity Foods …Read more >

A Compass for Campus Learning @ UWinnipeg

WINNIPEG, MB – First-year university students seeking guidance on their post-secondary path can get direction at UWinnipeg’s 2013 Orientation, First Steps for First Year, which runs August 26-29 beginning each day at 8:30 am. Orientation is a great first step for new students to get their bearings at The University of Winnipeg.   Kick start …Read more >

Obby Khan Hits the Mat for Inner-City Junior Wesmen Basketball Team

Former Blue Bomber slides into downward facing dog   –photo: Coach Bob with Inner-City Junior Wesmen For the entire month of August, Yoga Public is donating proceeds from its Karma Yoga classes to UWinnipeg’s Inner- City Junior Wesmen Girl’s Basketball program. On Friday, August 9th at 3:00 pm, former Winnipeg Blue Bomber-turned-restaurant owner Obby Khan …Read more >