Campus News

Sinclair lecture postponed, free panel discussion this evening

Due to unforeseen circumstances, this evening’s campus lecture featuring Senator Murray Sinclair (part of UWinnipeg’s spring institute “The University and the Public Good”) has been postponed. In its place will be a panel discussion on the topic “Indigenizing the University,” with Dr. Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair, Department of Native Studies at the University of Manitoba; Dr. Mary …Read more >

Catherine Taylor appointed Associate Dean of Arts at UWinnipeg

Dr. Neil Besner, Provost and Vice-President, Academic is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Catherine Taylor as Associate Dean of Arts for a five-year term starting July 1, 2017. Taylor is a professor cross-appointed to the faculties of Arts and Education. She has held a variety of administrative positions at departmental, faculty, and university …Read more >

House built on campus is now a home

A Habitat for Humanity building project that was hosted on the front lawn of UWinnipeg’s campus (Portage Commons) last July has come to fruition. Earlier this month, Dr. Annette Trimbee, UWinnipeg President and Vice-Chancellor, and Dr. Jino Distasio, Vice-President, Research and Innovation, were on hand to help present the new owners — Kyle, Sasha, and …Read more >

UWSA election results for 2017-18

Dr. Annette Trimbee, President and Vice-Chancellor, University of Winnipeg, offers sincere congratulations to the slate of incoming students leaders. The University of Winnipeg Students’ Association (UWSA) has a new executive and board of directors for the 2017-18 academic year. Current UWSA vice-president student affairs Laura Garinger is the incoming students’ association president. Megan Linton, Brendan Gali, …Read more >

Gym floor renovation this spring

The UWinnipeg community is advised that the floor of the Dr. David F. Anderson Gymnasium will be renovated this spring, beginning on March 27. The project will involve a complete rebuild of centre court, including a new subfloor and finished hardwood surface with painted lines. Spot repairs will be made to the east and west …Read more >

Leatherdale Hall takes shape

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

Emslie appointed Vice-President, Finance and Administration

President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Annette Trimbee is pleased to announce that Michael (Mike) Emslie is the successful candidate in the search for Vice-President, Finance and Administration at The University of Winnipeg. Mike has worked at the University since 2007 when he was hired as Director of Audit and Risk Management. He moved to the Financial …Read more >

New research chair enhances theological study at UWinnipeg

The University of Winnipeg congratulates Dr. Arthur Walker-Jones on his appointment this week to the newly created position of The United Church of Canada Research Chair in Contemporary Theology.

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 >

Flu shots on campus: October 24 and 25

A drop-in Flu Vaccination Clinic is being held on October 24th and 25th, in Riddell Hall from 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., offered by the senior students and pharmacists from the College of Pharmacy, University of Manitoba. The vaccination is free for all students, staff, faculty and community members wishing to receive it. Please come prepared: Bring your Manitoba …Read more >