Faculty of Graduate Studies

More Indigenous students seeking advanced degrees

               Overall enrolment for Fall 2017 stable with 9,359 students WINNIPEG, MB – The number of Indigenous students choosing to continue their studies in graduate programs at The University of Winnipeg has almost doubled , and incoming Indigenous students now constitute 13% of the student body  (up from 12% last year), among the highest …Read more >

Celebrating Indigenous Summer Scholars

  WINNIPEG, MB –As we mark National Aboriginal Day, The University of Winnipeg celebrates eight outstanding Indigenous students who are spending their summer researching projects ranging from clean water on First Nations to using art and digital media to create new dialogues in Canada. From June 12 – August 18, 2017, the new Indigenous Summer …Read more >

UN trip helps UWinnipeg student give voice to Indigenous issues

Jazmin Alfaro is passionate about oral history and the authentic stories of Indigenous people. As a Masters student in UWinnipeg’s Indigenous Governance program, in April she attended a unique workshop with 17 other delegates from around the world in New York City offered by the United Nations. “I believe in participatory research that is action-oriented, …Read more >

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 >

New Masters In Management Degree to be offered at UWinnipeg

The University of Winnipeg has launched a unique, industry-driven graduate program. The new Masters in Management with a specialization in Technology, Innovation and Operations (MiM) is a graduate-level degree that focuses on developing innovative, critical thinkers at a senior management level. It is aimed at those with an undergraduate business degree who are seeking additional …Read more >

UWinnipeg’s 2015 Duff Roblin Scholars

The Honourable Duff Roblin (1917-2010), former Premier of Manitoba, was a lifelong advocate for advanced education in Manitoba. More than 35 students have received fellowships which support Indigenous scholarship through the Duff Roblin Scholars Fund to date. Vanessa Tait Born and raised in northern Manitoba, Vanessa Tait is proud of her roots as a Cree …Read more >

UWinnipeg awards Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarships

The University of Winnipeg is pleased to announce the first round of recipients to benefit from an $825,000 grant provided through the Canadian Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Scholarships Program. The scholarships contribute to the development of dynamic young leaders who are working toward change both at home and across the Commonwealth, while aiming to enrich …Read more >

UWinnipeg students discuss portrayal of women in comics

Dustin Glaseman, who is taking a Master of Arts in Cultural Studies at UWinnipeg, as well as a number of other UWinnipeg students on campus were interviewed in this Shaw TV feature on the sexualized portrayal of women in comics.

Careers in Culture: Studying Curatorial Practices at UWinnipeg

Graduates of The University of Winnipeg’s Cultural Studies MA Program: Curatorial Arts Stream are making waves in the arts and culture scene. Watch the videos below to find out more about this exciting opportunity for an interdisciplinary education in the cultural sector. Program graduate Angeliki Bogaijti   Dr. Stephen Borys, University of Winnipeg Adjunct Professor, …Read more >

Honouring Graduating Students

Every student has a story worth celebrating.