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Wages for student employees with PSAC released

University of Winnipeg student employees represented by the Public Service Alliance of Canada in the Academic Capacity Bargaining Unit have recently been provided with an arbitrated 1 year collective agreement by the Manitoba Labour Board in accordance with the Manitoba Labour Relations Act. The  imposed collective agreement is effective January 26, 2017 to January 25, …Read more >

UWinnipeg’s own is the Wilbert H. Ahern Distinguished Lecturer

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Julie Pelletier will be speaking on “Speaking Truth as Indigenization: Academia and Reconciliation at The University of Minnesota, Morris on Monday, February 6, 2017.

Celebrating student success – awards night

Awards Night honours students and donors for valuing academic excellence.

Spring and Summer Institutes offered for 2017

The University and the Public Good – May 1 to May 12 Dr. W. Rory Dickson, Assistant Professor, Religion and Culture This course is open to all UWinnipeg students as an upper-level seminar course: pre-requisite is 6 credit hours in Religion & Culture courses. The University of Winnipeg’s 50th Anniversary presents the campus community with an …Read more >

UWinnipeg condemns mosque shootings

WINNIPEG, MB – On behalf of students, faculty and staff, Dr. Annette Trimbee, President and Vice-Chancellor, University of Winnipeg, and Kevin Settee, President of the University of Winnipeg Students’ Association, issued the following joint statement. “It is with profound sadness that we absorb the senseless killing of innocent people peacefully at prayer in a Muslim …Read more >

Tanya Tagaq to deliver Spring 2017 Axworthy lecture

WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg is pleased to announce that acclaimed artist and compelling throat singer from Nunavut, Tanya Tagaq, will be the fourth speaker in The Axworthy Distinguished Lecture Series on Social Justice and the Public Good. Her lecture will take place on Friday, March 17 at 7:00 pm on campus in …Read more >

Trudeau’s Town Hall at UWinnipeg 2017

Take a look at some of the photos from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Town Hall at The University of Winnipeg on January 26.

UWinnipeg report finds housing supports integral to Syrian refugee settlement

An interdisciplinary UWinnipeg team of researchers have released a new report entitled “What Does it Take to House a Syrian Refugee? Supporting Refugee Housing and Resettlement Beyond the Syrian Refugee Crisis.”

UWinnipeg’s “Intrepid” Scholars  

UWinnipeg students Alyssa Kidd and Jonathan Kornelsen have earned the prestigious Sir William Stephenson Scholarships (also known as the Intrepid) for this academic year.

Trudeau on campus today 3:30 – Town Hall

TRUDEAU ON CAMPUS 3:30 TODAY – TOWN HALL WINNIPEG, MB – The public and media are invited to attend a free, public town hall TODAY, Thursday, January 26, 2017 with the Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada, beginning at 3:30 pm. Doors open at 2:00 pm with seating on a first-come basis. Public access …Read more >