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House built on campus is now a home

A Habitat for Humanity building project that was hosted on the front lawn of UWinnipeg’s campus (Portage Commons) last July has come to fruition. Earlier this month, Dr. Annette Trimbee, UWinnipeg President and Vice-Chancellor, and Dr. Jino Distasio, Vice-President, Research and Innovation, were on hand to help present the new owners — Kyle, Sasha, and …Read more >

UWinnipeg Wesmen 2016-17 Athletic Award Winners

The University of Winnipeg Wesmen is pleased to announce that Women’s Basketball player Antoinette Miller and Men’s Volleyball player Casey Schouten have been chosen as the 2016-2017 University of Winnipeg Wesmen Male and Female Athletes of the Year. The announcement was made on March 23 at the annual Wesmen Athletic Awards Banquet held at the …Read more >

UWinnipeg’s Julie Nagam to serve on WAG Indigenous Advisory Circle

The Winnipeg Art Gallery is pleased to announce UWinnipeg’s Dr. Julie Nagam as a co-chair of the newly formed Indigenous Advisory Circle.

UWinnipeg awarded two SSHRC Knowledge Synthesis Grants

The total value granted to UWinnipeg is $48,873 for research projects that focus on the experiences of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples.

UWinnipeg undergraduate students presents at UC Irvine

UWinnipeg’s undergraduate student Tapji Garba, presented at the graduate student conference, sponsored by the University of California Irvine (UC Irvine).

Documentary explores UWinnipeg’s hockey history

Watch Iced in Eckhardt Gramatté Hall at UWinnipeg  on Friday, March 24 at 7:00 pm. Will Jones, a broadcast operator and media technician at The University of Winnipeg, has produced a documentary project that spans three eras of hockey history at the institution. Iced: The Lost History of Hockey at The University of Winnipeg examines …Read more >

UWinnipeg students raising awareness about urban bees

A group of University of Winnipeg students is hosting an interactive event this week to raise awareness about some of downtown Winnipeg’s smallest — and busiest — residents. Students are invited to take part in the Urban Been Program on Wednesday, March 22 at 6:30 pm in McFeetors Hall: Great-West Life Student Residence. The event …Read more >

Statement from President Dr. Annette Trimbee

Statement regarding Manitoba Government proposed legislation “The University of Winnipeg is deeply committed to providing high-quality education that is accessible. Manitoba is the most affordable place in Western Canada for students to go to university. We don’t have all the answers today: most importantly we need to know how the province’s student aid program changes …Read more >

New Master’s degree in Criminal Justice unique on the Prairies

UWinnipeg degree also offers exposure to Indigenous justice issues WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg has received provincial approval for the creation of a new two-year Master of Arts in Criminal Justice degree which can be pursued full or part-time and will include the option to take courses in Indigenous Governance and the Public …Read more >

Calling all students! We are seeking your research!

All UWinnipeg undergraduate and graduate students are invited to submit their research work in the humanities and social sciences, creative arts, or interdisciplinary studies for the journal Crossings. Students are asked to reflect on the topic of the 150th anniversary of the Canadian Confederation.