News Archives

Campus Romance Stories – Thanks for sharing the love

In honour of Valentine’s Day and The University of Winnipeg’s 50th anniversary, we asked students, staff, faculty, and alumni to share their campus romance stories with us on social media. To read a few of the love-ly submissions here.

Business savvy students to gather in Winnipeg

WINNIPEG, MB –More than 250 business students from across Canada are gathering in Winnipeg from March 8 to 12 to network and share knowledge in their annual Roundtable Conference. It is the first time a Canadian Association of Business Students’ (CABS) Roundtable Conference is being held in Winnipeg, in partnership with The University of Winnipeg’s …Read more >

Restoring the prairies one grass at a time

UWinnipeg student Hilary Pinchbeck’s research with Dr. Rafael Otfinowski in restoring the prairies one grass at a time earned her the top prize in Undergraduate Poster Presentation Award at the Parks and Protected Areas Conference.

Fees waived for applicants from seven countries

“The University of Winnipeg today announced it is waiving application fees for undergraduate and graduate students from the seven predominantly Muslim countries affected by the immigration ban signed by the United States President. Students from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen can now apply to UWinnipeg for the 2017/18 academic year without paying …Read more >

Wesmen Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams head to playoffs

The 2016-2017 Canada West Men’s and Women’s regular season basketball schedules have been completed and in the end BOTH Wesmen teams have qualified for the playoffs and a shot to win a National Championship. Both teams will open the playoffs on home court starting with the men’s team taking on the University of The Fraser …Read more >

Indspire and UWinnipeg partner to nurture Indigenous talent

WINNIPEG, MB –A new partnership between Indspire and The University of Winnipeg will help 80 First Nations, Métis and Inuit students in the coming year through the creation of a new award, geared specifically to those with demonstrated financial need. The University of Winnipeg/Indspire Indigenous Awards Program will provide each selected student with an award …Read more >

Student service excellence recognized by student

Stephanie Rozzi, an Adult Learner Academic Advisor was recently recognized by one of her students. Rozzi is one of many who serve on the Student Services Team and are appreciated for the role they play in the UWinnipeg experience.

PACE programs win international awards

The University of Winnipeg Professional, Applied and Continuing Education (PACE) was internationally recognized for its excellence in human resource education this week at the 2017 LEAD (Leadership Excellence and Development) conference in Nashville, Tennessee. LEAD is an annual two-day leadership event that brings together human resource (HR) professionals and organizations from around the world. The …Read more >

Visiting speaker to discuss German comics and graphic novels

Dr. Paul M. Malone from the University of Waterloo will present two free public lectures on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 speaking about German comics and graphic novels.

Leatherdale Hall takes shape

The exciting new addition to campus — Leatherdale Hall — is taking shape.  View the construction progress here.