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Building community through plants

The Department of Biology’s 3rd annual Plant Giveaway takes place Wednesday, May 16 from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm.

Manitoba government provides $200,000 to the Prairie Climate Centre

This funding was announced by Sustainable Development Minister Rochelle Squires today, with the reveal of, a new section of the Climate Atlas devoted to agriculture to coincide with Earth Day (Sunday, April 22.

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.