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 >

Collegiate Teacher to receive prestigious award at Rideau Hall

Jennifer Janzen is one of six Canadian recipients of the 2015 Governor General’s History Award for Excellence in Teaching. Jennifer Janzen’s grade 11 Canadian History students didn’t just research significant figures in Manitoba’s history, they actually brought them to life on stage. Last January, the students performed Shadows of Manitoba’s Past, a 45-minute collaboration with …Read more >

Junior varsity girls basketball team wins provincial tournament

Congratulations to the UWinnipeg Collegiate Junior Varsity Girls basketball team, who were victorious at the provincial “AAA” JV Girls Basketball Championships held in Lorette, MB from March 12-14, 2015. Six of the  eight girls on the Collegiate team are from the Collegiate’s Model School and all of these girls played with the Anishinabe Pride Basketball Club prior to playing with …Read more >

Collegiate spring concert on April 1

All are invited to attend a “Spring Concert” which will be held on Wednesday April 1st, 2015 at Knox United Church (400 Edmonton Street) beginning at 7:00pm. The concert will feature the newly-formed Collegiate Concert Band and Choral Ensemble, as well as the University of Winnipeg Chamber Ensemble. Please come out to enjoy the performance …Read more >

Collegiate grad makes debut in Swan Lake

Sophia Lee, an alumna of The Collegiate at The University of Winnipeg, recently  debuted as a soloist in the Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s production of Swan Lake. Lee, who graduated from The Collegiate in May 2009, earned high praise in a review that appeared in the March 6 edition of the Winnipeg Free Press. “On behalf …Read more >