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16th Annual UWinnipeg Spring Graduation Pow Wow

Check out a few photos from the University’s 16th Annual Spring Graduation Pow Wow.

Investing in universities produces great dividends

In today’s Winnipeg Free Press, (March 19, 2018), Dr. Manish Pandey calculates the economic effect UWinnipeg has on the provincial economy. Dr. Pandey is a Professor (Economics) and Acing Vice-President, Research and Innovation, at UWinnipeg. Read the article here.    

Expectation Of Respectful Conduct On Campus

Yesterday afternoon, a group of protesters came to our campus with signs and pamphlets. While their presence was not sanctioned by the University, the walkway they occupied is legally deemed to be public space. As such, campus security services cannot intervene as long as the protesters are conducting themselves in accordance with our relevant policies …Read more >

Understanding diseases in the brain

UWinnipeg prof Melanie Martin and her students publish findings in two prestigious journals A team of researchers led by University of Winnipeg Physics professor Dr. Melanie Martin has found early signs of Alzheimer’s disease in the brain using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). “We developed a method using MRI to isolate signals from parts of the …Read more >

Uncover the power of statistics

Uncover the power of statistics! Data is everywhere and its abundance can be overwhelming in our lives. The Department of Mathematics and Statistics presents a lecture entitled, How Making Sense of Data is the New Gold Rush! presented by Dr. Christian Léger (Université de Montréal) on Monday, March 26, at 12:30 pm in Room 1L11. This lecture is free and …Read more >

Ancient beer in the modern world

A University of Winnipeg classicist has teamed up with Barn Hammer Brewery to bring the beverages of the ancient world into the 21st century.

Provincial budget reaction – Dr. Trimbee

  PROVINCIAL BUDGET STATEMENT MARCH 12, 2018 Dr. Annette Trimbee, President and Vice-Chancellor “Manitoba’s universities and colleges add deep value to our local economy. The Manitoba government values Return On Investment (ROI) and our ROI is demonstrably strong. Every $1 dollar invested in UWinnipeg generates approximately $15 dollars in economic activity. As a sector, Manitoba’s …Read more >

UWinnipeg alumna continues to garner attention for her research

UWinnipeg alumna, Dr. Alannah Hallas, continues to make waves with her neutron scattering research. Hallas is the recipient of the prestigious 2018 Prize for Outstanding Student Research of the Neutron Scattering Society of America.

Students share compelling Indigenous research

The University of Winnipeg hosted a special Three Minute Thesis competition  focused on Indigenous research with graduate students from UWinnipeg, UManitoba and Pueblo Nation from Arizona State University.

Unveiling Sufism: From Manhattan to Mecca in Winnipeg

UWinnipeg’s Dr. William Rory Dickson (Religion and Culture) is launching his new book Unveiling Sufism: From Manhattan to Mecca on Thursday, March 15 at 7:30 pm at McNally Robinson Booksellers.