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MAIG grad headed to prestigious sustainable development summit

UWinnipeg alumna and Masters of Arts in Indigenous Governance graduate Brielle Beaudin-Reimer is one of 40 young leaders invited to participate in the prestigious Generation SDG Summit hosted by the Waterloo Global Science Initiative (WGSI) from April 21-25. The Generation SDG Summit brings together voices from different disciplines, generations (half of the participants are under 30), and …Read more >

Merchants Corner – Grand Opening – Everyone welcome April 28

A Community’s Vision Comes To Life. Join us at this new community hub at 541 Selkirk Avenue. Saturday, April 28, 2018 11:00 am – 4:00 pm: Come and go; light refreshments 11:30 am – 12:30 noon: Greetings and remarks 12:30 pm – Media Tour Everyone is welcome! An exceptionally exciting development has come to life …Read more >

Earth Day a week-long celebration at UWinnipeg

Earth Day is Sunday, April 22, and there’s no shortage of events on The University of Winnipeg campus to get involved with. Take a look at this week’s schedule, get involved, and help do your part to ensure a sustainable future for everybody! Seed Bombs for Pride Friday, April 20, 2018 | 1:00 – 4:00 …Read more >

Does heart disease lead to dementia?

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Luc Clair (economics) has been given a Manitoba Medical Service Foundation grant worth $30,000 to help answer this question.

Indigenous knowledge champion receives HD of Laws

Dr. Linda Tuhiwai Smith of Aotearoa (New Zealand) today received an Honorary Doctor of Laws in a Special Convocation ceremony at The University of Winnipeg.

UWinnipeg grad student partners with city to map mosquito dispersal patterns

Winnipeg’s longstanding fight against mosquitoes has found a new ally in Martine Balcaen, a student in the Master of Science in Bioscience, Technology and Public Policy program.

Winners of the annual 3MT Competition

The University of Winnipeg’s Faculty of Graduate Studies hosted the Fifth Annual Three Minute Thesis Competition  (3MT™) with six courageous student participants.

New online tool maps climate change across Canada

Visual data from UWinnipeg’s Prairie Climate Centre combines climate science, mapping and storytelling to bring the global issue of climate change closer to home for Canadians.

Singing for scholarship pays off

The evenings talents raised more than $2,600 that all goes to the General Scholarship Fund. Since its inception 16 years ago, this event has raised close to $30,000 to help UWinnipeg students.