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Bears and conservation research published in PLOS ONE

UWinnipeg’s wildlife biologist Dr. Agnès Pelletier just published her research on American black bears in the prestigious scientific journal PLOS ONE.

Lecture on identity in 19th-Century Russian Ukraine

A lecture titled ‘Writing their Region: Orthodox Priests, Ethnography, and Identity in Nineteenth-Century Russian Ukraine’ on Thursday, March 16 at 7:00 pm, Bryce Hall, Room 2B23. The lecture is free and open to the public.

Wesmen Wrestling Embraces Diversity Through Sport

UWinnipeg Wesmen Wrestling is hosting a free clinic tomorrow, February 23, 2017 from 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm at the Axworthy RecPlex. Paricipants include Olympians, inner-city youth and new Canadian youth from Syria.

Zach Kunuk to screen Inuit Knowledge and Climate Change at UWinnipeg

The University of Winnipeg’s office of Indigenous Affairs and the Prairie Climate Centre are pleased to host a free public screening of the film Qapirangajuq: Inuit Knowledge and Climate Change on March 6, at Eckhardt Gramatté Hall from 7:00 – 9:00 pm.

UWinnipeg chemistry student presents in Turkey

Chemistry is a fascinating subject with a rich and ancient history. At UWinnipeg, chemistry is an exciting proposition. Faculty are keen to help students discover the mystery one student at a time, allowing them to take their research to international conferences like the one in Izmir, Turkey.

Lectures on Islamophobia and a snapshot of Canadians fighting for ISIS

Through reflections on the Quebec City Mosque attack, policies from the Trump administration, and other recent iterations of anti-islamic sentiment, UWinnipeg presents two noteworthy events on Monday, March 6, 2017.

Spotlight On Criminal Justice

Find out more about UWinnipeg’s Criminal Justice program in our latest Academic Spotlight.

Newcomers and Treaty Relations: a panel discussion

With the current influx of new comers and refugees to the city, The University of Winnipeg presents a timely lecture entitled Newcomers and Treaty Relations on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 7:00 pm in Eckhardt Gramatté Hall.

Gym floor renovation this spring

The UWinnipeg community is advised that the floor of the Dr. David F. Anderson Gymnasium will be renovated this spring, beginning on March 27. The project will involve a complete rebuild of centre court, including a new subfloor and finished hardwood surface with painted lines. Spot repairs will be made to the east and west …Read more >

Louis Riel Day Closure 2017

The University of Winnipeg and The Collegiate are closed for Louis Riel Day: Monday, February 20, 2017 This includes The Duckworth Centre and Starbucks. Exceptions: Axworthy Health and RecPlex  open from 11 am-11 pm Elements open 10 am to 4 m, 599 Portage Avenue. Garbonzo’s open from 4 pm to 10 pm Stella’s at Plug in open regular …Read more >