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2018 Autumn Convocation photo gallery

Congratulations to all the graduates and honourees of UWinnipeg’s 2018 Autumn Convocation.

Dealing with the mystery of missing data

Every time data is collected, it is virtually certain that one will face the problem of missing values. Missing data is common in clinical trials, where dropout or noncompliance may lead to missing responses for some subjects. To help look at this problem, The Department of Mathematics and Statistics presents a lecture by Dr. David Haziza, Université …Read more >

UWPG Film Fest receives more than 160 submissions

The UWPG Film Fest will screen 26 of the films received from Wednesday, October 17- Friday, October 19, 2018, starting daily at 7:00 pm at UWinnipeg’s Asper Centre for Theatre and Film. The event is free and open to the public.

Wii Chiiwaakanak Learning Centre hosts girls and tech workshops

In honour of International Day of the Girl, Wii Chiiwaakanak Learning Centre facilitated girls and tech workshops from October 9 – 16.

Dr. Tim Cook: UWinnipeg’s 2018 Riley Fellow

UWinnipeg’s Department of History proudly presents the 2018 Riley Fellowship Lecture featuring Dr. Tim Cook, the Great War historian of the Canadian War Museum. The lecture will take place on Thursday, November 1 from 7:00 – 8:30 pm in Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall (3rd floor, Centennial Hall). Sponsored by the Sanford Riley Fellowship in Canadian History and …Read more >

Bob Silver receives 2018 Duff Roblin Award

The University of Winnipeg is pleased to honour Bob Silver — University Chancellor, UWinnipeg Foundation Board Member, and community leader — with the 2018 Duff Roblin Award in recognition of his contributions to education and community through visionary business leadership, volunteerism, and philanthropy. Silver will be honoured at the 12th annual Duff Roblin Award Dinner on …Read more >

Daphne Odjig’s Thunderbird Woman recreated at UWinnipeg

Daphne Odjig’s iconic Thunderbird Woman was recreated on the Duckworth Centre as part of a collaborative project by UWinnipeg, the Winnipeg Art Gallery and Wall-to-Wall Mural and Culture Festival.

PACE sets up international student for career success

Originally from Brazil, Thiago Nunes, came to Canada to further his education at PACE. He now works for UWinnipeg as the sustainability and special projects assistant.

UWinnipeg receives $750,000 in NSERC Grants for research

The University of Winnipeg received research funding from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) that will enable several research projects.

UWinnipeg congratulates Dr. Denis Mukwege on Nobel Peace Prize

Dr. Mukwege is an honourary alumnus of the UWinnipeg having received and honouray doctorate at a special convocation in 2014.