Faculty of Arts

UWinnipeg undergraduate students presents at UC Irvine

UWinnipeg’s undergraduate student Tapji Garba, presented at the graduate student conference, sponsored by the University of California Irvine (UC Irvine).

New Master’s degree in Criminal Justice unique on the Prairies

UWinnipeg degree also offers exposure to Indigenous justice issues WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg has received provincial approval for the creation of a new two-year Master of Arts in Criminal Justice degree which can be pursued full or part-time and will include the option to take courses in Indigenous Governance and the Public …Read more >

Michael Weinrath — Book Launch March 9

McNally Robinson Booksellers at 1120 Grant Avenue Thursday, March 09, 2017 at 7:00 pm – in the Atrium Dr. Weinrath will launch Behind the Walls: Inmates and Correctional Officers on the State of Canadian Prisons (UBC Press). Despite falling crime rates, more rights for inmates, and better training for correctional officers, Canada’s prison population is …Read more >

A book launch of Indigenous Art: New Media and the Digital

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Julie Nagam, Chair in the History of Indigenous Art in North America, and her co-editors, launch their book, PUBLIC 54: Indigenous Art: New Media and the Digital, on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at the Winnipeg Art Gallery, The launch is free and open to the public.

Lecture on identity in 19th-Century Russian Ukraine

A lecture titled ‘Writing their Region: Orthodox Priests, Ethnography, and Identity in Nineteenth-Century Russian Ukraine’ on Thursday, March 16 at 7:00 pm, Bryce Hall, Room 2B23. The lecture is free and open to the public.

Lectures on Islamophobia and a snapshot of Canadians fighting for ISIS

Through reflections on the Quebec City Mosque attack, policies from the Trump administration, and other recent iterations of anti-islamic sentiment, UWinnipeg presents two noteworthy events on Monday, March 6, 2017.

Visiting speaker to discuss German comics and graphic novels

Dr. Paul M. Malone from the University of Waterloo will present two free public lectures on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 speaking about German comics and graphic novels.

Growing art in the greenhouse

Formerly home to the Biology Department’s collection of exotic plants, the greenhouse on the fifth floor of The University of Winnipeg’s Library has been transformed into a different kind of laboratory.

Rhetoric profs win major awards at conference

Dr. Jason Hannan and Dr. Jaqueline McLeod Rogers both from Rhetoric, Writing, and Communications earned awards at the National Communication Association conference in Philadelphia, PA, earlier this month.

A timely launch of the book Truth in the Public Sphere

Has truth become a casualty of America’s increasingly caustic and volatile political culture? ‘Truth in the Public Sphere’, edited by UWinnipeg’s Dr. Jason Hannan (Rhetoric & Communications) seeks to understand the significance of truth for the everyday world of human communication.