Alumni

New Wes Lee coyote one nimble and happy mascot

WINNIPEG, MB – To much fanfare and applause, a new and improved Wes Lee Coyote emerged from his den today, just in time to help celebrate the upcoming 50th anniversary Wesmen Classic. The old Wes Lee, who was 105 in coyote years, served The University of Winnipeg Wesmen Teams with good cheer and loyalty, attending …Read more >

2017 is UWinnipeg’s 50th Anniversary!

“Hoopla” event kicks off The University of Winnipeg’s milestone year of celebration in 2017. The UWinnipeg community is proudly celebrating 50 years of nurturing talent

Read the Fall 2016 issue of UWINNIPEG magazine

The Fall 2016 issue of UWinnipeg Magazine is now available online. UWinnipeg Magazine highlights recent news, initiatives, and successes of the UWinnipeg community. Research with impact is a big part of the value that The University of Winnipeg delivers. This edition of our magazine highlights some of the many important, engaging, and impactful research efforts taking place within …Read more >

UWinnipeg Alumna on the benefits of religion and culture courses

Chelsea Caldwell is a graduate of the Human Rights and Global Studies program at Global College and been an active human rights champion since high school. She has earned several prestigious human rights awards including the Annual Sybil Shack Human Rights Youth Award in 2012.

UWinnipeg celebrates the Susan A. Thompson Building

Today, Winnipeg’s City Council voted unanimously in favor of renaming the Administration Building (510 Main Street) the Susan A. Thompson Building.

UWinnipeg grad a rising literary star

UWinnipeg graduate Katherena Vermette already has one Governor General’s award and was shortlisted for a second one for her debut novel, The Break, about a young Métis mother in Winnipeg’s North End. The novel is garnering strong reviews from national media and critics including the Globe and Mail, which calls it “an incredible feat of …Read more >

Images from UWinnipeg’s 108th Convocation Celebration

Check out UWinnipeg’s 108th Convocation mini photo gallery.

Spotlight on Rhetoric, Writing, and Communications

The Rhetoric, Writing and Communications program offers studies in theory, analysis, and practice of a variety of communications.

Entrepreneur Ida Albo To Receive Honorary Doctorate

An accomplished economist, successful entrepreneur, and ardent community supporter whose impassioned generosity and civic pride drives her desire to improve the quality of life for all Winnipeggers, Ida Albo will receive an honorary degree at UWinnipeg’s 108th Convocation on October 14th. As co-owner of Winnipeg’s iconic Fort Garry Hotel, Spa and Conference Centre, Albo has …Read more >

Renowned Architectural Historian Receives Distinguished Alumni Award

The University of Winnipeg Alumni Council is pleased to announce Dr. Frank Albo as recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Award for the Autumn 2016 convocation ceremonies. Dr. Albo is an internationally renowned architectural historian and known locally as the inspiration behind The Hermetic Code, a bestselling book detailing the fascinating secrets and symbolism of the …Read more >