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UWinnipeg’s Holiday Hours

The University of Winnipeg (including the Foundation) is closed beginning Friday, December 21 until Wednesday, January 2, 2019.  UWinnipeg opens again on Thursday, January 3, 2019.  The first day of classes is Monday, January 7, 2019.   We wish you and your family joy and health for the holidays and all the best for the New …Read more >

UWinnipeg team to use VR in testing episodic and spatial memory

Innovative research using virtual reality gaming to test episodic and spatial memory is about to take place at UWinnipeg.

Read the Fall 2018 issue of UWinnipeg Magazine

The Fall 2018 issue of UWinnipeg Magazine is now available online. UWinnipeg Magazine highlights recent news, initiatives, and successes of the UWinnipeg community. At UWinnipeg, our programs go beyond classrooms and textbooks — they provide students with skills like critical thinking, communication, and problem solving to help them thrive in the workforce. This issue highlights a …Read more >

AI research at UWinnipeg creates tools to improve health

UWinnipeg Professor Simon Liao prepares students for an applied computer science career through research projects that use AI to solve practical problems.

New book on Old Norse mythology

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Andrew McGillivray, has launched a new book titled “Influences of Pre-christian Mythology and Christianity on Old Norse Poetry: A Narrative Study of Vafþrúðnismál”.

UWinnipeg alum wins 2018 Manitoba Human Rights Commitment Award

Award winning playwright, actor, director, and UWinnipeg alum Daniel Thau-Eleff is receiving the 2018 Manitoba Human Rights Commitment Award for his work in addressing challenging issues regarding justice and human rights through theatre.

Laurel Repski is retiring

UWinnipeg is hosting a retirement party on Friday, December 7, at 2:30 pm in Convocation Hall, to honour Laurel Repski’s 12 years of service as the VP of Human Resources, Audit, Campus Sustainability and Health and Safety.  Everyone is welcome to attend.

National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

Everyone is welcome to attend Gallery 1C03’s memorial display and artwork talk taking place Monday, December 3 at The University of Winnipeg’s Riddell Hall to commemorate National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women.

Future Student Night 2018

Hundreds of prospective students and their parents attended The University of Winnipeg’s Future Student Night on Wednesday.

Inspiration and opportunity at recent Indigenous Students in Science event

University of Winnipeg Indigenous students had a chance to connect with fellow peers and be inspired by faculty while learning about opportunities to take part in innovative research at a recent Indigenous Students in Science event. Elder Dan Thomas led a smudging ceremony and UWinnipeg alumni Mark Abotossaway shared his inspirational story with students. An Ojibwe from …Read more >