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Research on War and Warfare at the End of Antiquity

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Conor Whately presents his research on ‘War and Warfare at the End of Antiquity’ this his Friday, September 29 at 3:30 pm in room 3D01, Duckworth. This lecture is free and open to all.

Norwegian students study energy, sustainability at UWinnipeg

The University of Winnipeg hosted its first cohort of Norwegian exchange students this week as part of its ongoing Norway-Canada Sustainable Energy Project.

Downtown housing requires incentives – report

   DOWNTOWN HOUSING MARKET REPORT UNDERSCORES THE NEED FOR CONTINUED INCENTIVES FOR DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT CentreVenture Development Corporation and The University of Winnipeg’s Institute of Urban Studies (IUS) today released a report examining the key market factors affecting the creation of new housing in downtown Winnipeg. Through a comprehensive analysis of the demographics and economics of …Read more >

Métis research gets $600,000 boost

 Ten-year agreement adds $60,000 annually towards Métis research and enhances student supports at UWinnipeg WINNIPEG, MB –The University of Winnipeg and the Manitoba Metis Federation (MMF) have a strong history of collaboration, and today that was strengthened with the joint announcement of an additional $600,000 to support Métis scholarship at UWinnipeg.   The agreement will …Read more >

Renowned scholar to receive Honorary Doctor of Laws

WINNIPEG, MB – Dr. Jack Zipes is a world-renowned scholar of fairy-tale studies and children’s literature and strong mentor to countless students and colleagues. The University of Winnipeg is proud to present Dr. Zipes with an Honorary Doctor of Laws at Autumn 2017 Convocation, on Friday, October 13, 2017. Dr. Zipes is Professor Emeritus at …Read more >

Winners of the 2017 Randy Kobes Undergraduate Poster Contest

The Kobes Undergraduate Poster Contest annually displays some of the excellent quality research by undergraduate students at the University of Winnipeg. Check out the research and the winners.

UWinnipeg Golden Key Chapter wins award

The University of Winnipeg Golden Key Chapter has been awarded the highest recognition by the International Golden Key Honour Society second year in a row!

TEDx returns to campus

The TED (TEDx) Talks returns to the UWinnipeg Campus. TEDx University of Winnipeg happens on Friday, September 29, 2017 beginning at 5:00 pm in Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall. TEDx UWinnipeg is an engaging event designed to raise public awareness about critical issues and ideas. For tickets and more information please visit  TEDx UWinnipeg. “TED talks are about sharing great ideas in …Read more >

Icelandic community paper focuses on UWinnipeg

The latest issue of Lögberg-Heimskringla, a newspaper that covers news, people, and events in the Icelandic community of North America and Iceland, features The University of Winnipeg, its founding colleges, and the Icelandic community in Manitoba. Nearly half of the September 15 issue is devoted to this history. UWinnipeg coverage in the edition includes: • …Read more >

INSURGENCE at the WAG curated by UWinnipeg’s Dr. Julie Nagam

There is an INSURGENCE/RESURGENCE, groundbreaking exhibition focused on leading and emerging Indigenous artists from across Canada at the Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) co-curated by UWinnipeg’s Dr. Julie Nagam.
This exhibition opens on September 22, 2017 and runs until April 2018.