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A call to the wild

UWinnipeg’s Timothy Coughlan was recruited by APTN to go into the Canadian wilderness on a 25-day journey in a 100 year-old canoe.

UWinnipeg welcomes hundreds of students at 2019 Open House

Hundreds of high school students, teachers and parents from across the city attended UWinnipeg’s 2019 Open House on Wednesday, February 20, 2019.

UWinnipeg business students win first place at case competition

UWinnipeg BBA students, Jordy Costa, Logan Kilmury, Bernardo Arias, and Hamdallah Zeid won first place at the 2019 Okanagan Case Competition, hosted by UBCO’s Management Student Association.

The secret life of mathematics

Find out about the ‘Secret life of Mathematics’ on Wednesday, February 27 at 12:30 pm.

Louis Riel Bursaries – meet the talented Métis students

More than 70 Métis UWinnipeg students have been awarded a Louis Riel Bursary this academic year. Meet some of this year’s recipients!

UWinnipeg heats up with ‘Arcadia’

UWinnipeg’s presents Tom Stoppard’s radiant and witty ‘Arcadia’, directed by faculty member Shelagh Carter.  The show runs at the Asper Centre for Theatre and Film from February 12 – 16, 2019.

UWinnipeg team to compete in national ethics challenge

The University of Winnipeg was well represented at the regional Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Society Ethics Challenge in Winnipeg on Saturday, February 9. The team of Justin Makus, Hans Perera, and Eliza Massey — all in UWinnipeg’s Faculty of Business and Economics — defeated teams from the University of Saskatchewan, University of Manitoba, and University …Read more >

2019 Louis Riel Day Closures

The University of Winnipeg and The Collegiate are closed for Louis Riel Day, Monday, February 18, 2019 and will reopen on Tuesday, February 19, 2019. This includes the Library, The Duckworth Centre, and the Axworthy Health and RecPlex. Exceptions Elements – 599 Portage Ave Open from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Garbonzo’s Open from 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm Stella’s at …Read more >

UWinnipeg lands $250,000 Weston Seeding Food Innovation grant

A cutting-edge University of Winnipeg research project could transform the way we produce food, allowing farmers in Canada and beyond to care for large prairie crops as efficiently as a backyard garden, thanks to a $250,000 Weston Seeding Food Innovation grant.

A symposium on fighting extremism in youth

UWinnipeg’s Post Doctoral Fellow Dr. Kawser Ahmed presents a symposium radicalism extremism in youth and how to shift and intervene in radicalization.