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How to learn an Indigenous language

All are invited to hear esteemed scholar Dr. Anton Treuer deliver a lecture titled “How to Learn an Indigenous Language”, the fourth event from the Weweni Indigenous Speakers Series at UWinnipeg, which presents distinguished Indigenous scholars and celebrates the success of UWinnipeg students throughout academic year 2015–2016. Prior to the lecture, there will be a …Read more >

Meet some of the people you will find in the library

The UWinnipeg Library is the heart of the campus, providing vibrant spaces and resources for students, faculty and community members. Meet some of the staff that can assist you in finding what you need.

Golden Future South Africa mentorship program seeks volunteers

The Golden Future South Africa Youth Empowerment Project is recruiting a volunteer team to go to South Africa in May 2016.

Deliberate debating at UWinnipeg

UWinnipeg’s Ethics Bowl team has returned from the annual Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl (IEB) in Golden, Colorado.

UWinnipeg Golden Key New Member Recognition Event

On Friday, November 13th, 2015, The University of Winnipeg Chapter of the Golden Key International Honour Society held its third annual New Members Recognition Event in Convocation Hall. Many students, faculty members, friends, and family members congregated to recognize and congratulate the new inductees on their academic excellence. Dr. James Currie commended the Chapter, noting …Read more >

Prestigious Vanier Scholarship Awarded to UWinnipeg Alumnus

Jonathan Challis is the fourth recent graduate of UWinnipeg to go on to be named a Vanier scholar. He joins the ranks of Allyson Menzies, Alannah Hallas and Harlyn Silverstein who have also earned this prestigious honour.

Winter Walking in Winnipeg: Take the survey now!

  WINNIPEG, MB –In most winter cities, municipal governments and the public focus on plowing snow off streets. However, with the promotion of walkability, it has become imperative to understand both the experience and causes of poor walking conditions. During this winter of 2015-2016, pedestrians have the opportunity to contribute to a new website that …Read more >

Join the Moustache Bash

Campus Living’s Residence Life team are proud to present the Moustache Bash-Fundraiser for Cancer Care Manitoba on Friday, November 27, at Garbonzo’s Pizza Pub, UWinnipeg AnX staring at 9:00 pm.

$2.5 million gift supports new Leatherdale Hall

 Expansion includes new academic, community spaces and return of beloved “Tony’s Canteen” WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg Board of Regent’s last night approved construction of a $ 4.75 million dollar addition to Wesley Hall and the Collegiate, made possible by a generous lead gift of $2.5 million from Dr. Douglas W. and Mrs. …Read more >

Public Talk on the Beauchemin Tapestry

The tapestry is a prominent piece of artwork that has been displayed on our campus since 1994. Gallery 1C03 presents a talk on November 25, 2015 at 12:30 pm to learn about the history of this remarkable piece of art and the restoration techniques that will preserve it.