Collegiate

Two UWinnipeg campus projects highlighted at City Access awards

Leatherdale Hall and Downtown Commons noted for accessibility features The University of Winnipeg Community Renewal Corporation (UWCRC) has developed two building projects which today are receiving City of Winnipeg Access awards. Leatherdale Hall and Downtown Commons are both included in the “Circle of Merit” category which singles out projects that incorporate accessibility and universal design. …Read more >

Tony’s Canteen re-opens on campus

Meet Randy – our new Tony WINNIPEG, MB – A much-loved meeting place at The University of Winnipeg – Tony’s Canteen – has re-opened to serve Collegiate and UWinnipeg students, a decade after it closed its doors. Tony’s was a central hub of life for decades at United College and the Collegiate, a place where …Read more >

Leatherdale Hall grand opening

This $5 million project adds new meeting space for campus, community and Collegiate. Leatherdale Hall today officially swings opens its doors as a new meeting space on campus for students and the community, made possible by the generous lead gift of $2.5 million from Louise and the late Dr. Douglas Leatherdale.

Truth and Reconciliation at the Collegiate

The University of Winnipeg Collegiate is embarking on an exciting new venture in reconciliation with a spring course that will engage youth in the reconciliation process that begins Monday, May 1. 2017 and runs for eight weeks.

Leatherdale Hall takes shape

The exciting new addition to campus — Leatherdale Hall — is taking shape.  View the construction progress here.  

Construction begins on new Leatherdale Hall

  A ground-breaking ceremony was held today to celebrate construction of Leatherdale Hall, a $ 4.75 million dollar addition to The University of Winnipeg’s Wesley Hall and the Collegiate high school on campus. A generous lead gift of $2.5 million in November 2015 from the late Dr. Douglas W. and Mrs. Louise Leatherdale has attracted …Read more >

Model School success — eight more students graduate

WINNIPEG, MB –Autumn Monkman and Kyla-Alexis Bailey will proudly receive high school diplomas this week and both 18 year-olds are continuing their studies in September at The University of Winnipeg. The Model School at The University of Winnipeg Convocation takes place Wednesday, May 11th at 7:30 pm in the Duckworth Centre.  Eight students are graduating …Read more >

Congratulations Keneca, CIS top basketball player

The University of Winnipeg community congratulates alumna Keneca Pingue-Giles, CIS basketball player of the year. Read the Winnipeg Sun story here. In 2011, she received the prestigious Harry Jerome Award which honours excellence in African-Canadian achievement. Keneca Pingue-Giles got involved in sports through a Winnipeg Boys & Girls Club after-school program. She soon caught the …Read more >

$2.5 million gift supports new Leatherdale Hall

 Expansion includes new academic, community spaces and return of beloved “Tony’s Canteen” WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg Board of Regent’s last night approved construction of a $ 4.75 million dollar addition to Wesley Hall and the Collegiate, made possible by a generous lead gift of $2.5 million from Dr. Douglas W. and Mrs. …Read more >

Congrats to our grads Mihychuk and Carr- new federal ministers

University of Winnipeg President and Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Annette Trimbee, offers sincere congratulations to MaryAnn Mihychuk (Kildonan – St. Paul), who graduated from UWinnipeg with a Bachelor of Arts, Honours, in 1979 and Jim Carr (Winnipeg South Centre) a UWinnipeg Collegiate graduate, 1970 and Executive Director of UWinnipeg’s External Relations (in the 1980s). Prime Minister Justin …Read more >