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Flannel & Froth photo gallery

Thank you for joining the Flannel & Froth festivities. Fun was had by all. All the best for the holiday season and a happy new year.

UWinnipeg earns national accreditation

UWinnipeg’s Master of Marriage and Family Therapy Program (MMFT) celebrates a significant achievement this season by earning a highly-regarded credential from the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education.

UWinnipeg Holiday Closures

The University of Winnipeg wishes all faculty, staff, students, their families, and the community a happy and healthy holiday  season.  The University  and the Collegiate will be closed from Friday, Dec. 22, 2017 – Tuesday, January 2, 2018. The University will reopen on Wednesday,  January 3, 2018. Exceptions to the Holiday Closure: AXWORTHY HEALTH & …Read more >

IUS Map of the Month: At-risk trees in Winnipeg

Earlier this year, UWinnipeg’s Institute of Urban Studies (IUS) started a rotating Map of the Month web feature that turns large amounts of data into accessible visuals. These maps are created from publicly available data and are intended for public use and information. By not including significant commentary, maps such as Winnipeg’s Year of Construction …Read more >

Aurora empowering newcomer communities through youth program

Over July and August 2017, eight organizations representing refugees and immigrants from Sierra Leone, Congo, South Sudan, Eritrea, and Somalia, as well as Kurdish and Yazidi groups and the Canadian Multicultural Disability Centre received funding to hire staff and create opportunities for engaging youth.

UN Human Rights Day: We oppose hatred and intolerance

There has been recent media coverage and public discussion of incidents on or near university campuses in Manitoba and across Canada, which have been characterized as racist and hateful. Stickers associated with white supremacy groups were found distributed near Brandon University this week, and a program on CKUW 95.9 FM last month included an interview …Read more >

UWinnipeg Golden Key celebrates its fifth year

On Thursday, November 16, The University of Winnipeg Golden Key Chapter of the Golden Key International Honour Society held its fifth annual new member recognition event. Students, faculty, friends, and family members gathered to recognize and congratulate the new student inductees on their academic excellence. Two new honorary members, both from UWinnipeg, were also recognized: …Read more >