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Oasis of Peace at UWinnipeg

Vered Marom and Samah Salaim are residents of Oasis of Peace, a village in Israel. They will be speaking at UWinnipeg as part of the El-Tassi Lecture Series.

Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day – Lest We Forget The University of Winnipeg and The Collegiate will be closed on Sunday, November 11, 2018  for Remembrance Day and will reopen on Monday, November 12, 2018. The closure includes the library, The Duckworth Centre, and Starbucks. Exceptions: Axworthy RecPlex will be open 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm Elements will be open 10:00 am …Read more >

Searching for new antibiotics

Imagine a world without antibiotics— a world where simple bacterial infections cannot be cured and become fatal. UWinnipeg’s Fatima Deuna, an undergraduate student working on preventing this from happening.

For King and Country – in honour of Remembrance Day

The year 2018 marks the centenary of the end of the First World War. UWinnipeg Archives, in conjunction with the Royal Winnipeg Rifles, will unveil an exhibit entitled or King and Country, on Friday, November 9, 2018 at UWinnipeg Archives.

The Wonder of Noh at UWinnipeg

UWinnipeg presents the internationally renowned Japanese woodcarver, Hideta Kitazawa, at The ‘Wonder’ of Noh: The Diffusion of Traditional Japanese Culture from Zen Performances in Aristocratic Japan to the Classrooms in the Canadian Prairies.  This public interdisciplinary workshop takes place Friday, November 16 from 3:00 – 5:30 pm in room 2M70. Kitazawa’s specialty is fashioning masks for the …Read more >

UWinnipeg student wins at ACUNS

Julia Antonyshyn presented at the Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies conference and earned second place for best undergraduate oral presentation.

Seeking proton decay

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Blair Jamieson and his Postdoctoral Fellow, Dr. John Walker are working together to seek proton decay.

Community-based participatory research book launch

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Shauna MacKinnon launches her edited book,  Practising Community-Based Participatory Research, Stories of Engagement, Empowerment, and Mobilization on Friday, November 8 at 12:00 pm at Merchants Corner,

Twirl, baton, and roll

UWinnipeg student and baton twirling champion, Yonatan Orlov is heading to Russia to share his skills later this month.

The Good Life, a documentary

The screening of the Good Life: Decolonizing the Secular explores the important role of Indigenous spirituality in Canadian public life and examines whether processes of reconciliation can be “secular”.