Feature Story

UWinnipeg’s MDP earns Cando certification

The Council for the Advancement of Native Development Officers (Cando), has approved MDP graduates to also obtain Technician Aboriginal Economic Developer certification. This gives UWinnipeg graduates a competitive advantage if they want to work with Indigenous communities in Canada.

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Julie Nagam hosts symposium on Indigenous Futures

Speakers from all over the world are coming to Winnipeg to discuss Indigenous art, media, scholarship, and cultural innovation from around the globe from November 28 – December 2, 2017 at the Winnipeg Art Gallery.

Margaret Sweatman’s Fox gets a refresh

UWinnipeg’s award winning writer, Margaret Sweatman is launching a new edition of her book FOX, on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 7:00 pm, at McNally Booksellers.

Indigenous research receives $2.5 Million at UWinnipeg

In 1993, the remains of a Cree woman, who lived 350 years ago, were discovered at South Indian Lake in Manitoba. This archaeological discovery and the story of her community is the basis of a story sequence that will be told through the Six Seasons of the Asiniskow Ithiniwak (Rocky Cree) project.

Rolls of Honour: War and Remembrance at UWinnipeg

A poignant exhibit featuring three Rolls of Honour commemorating those who fought in the First and Second World Wars from UWinnipeg’s predecessor colleges begins on Friday, November 10, 2017, at 12:30 pm at University of Winnipeg Archives.

Trump: Year one so far, a panel discussion at UWinnipeg

UWinnipeg’s Political Science Speakers’ Series presents , ‘Trump: Year one so far’, a panel discussion on Wednesday, November 8 at 12:30, 2017 in Room 4M47. Admission is free and all are welcome.

Talk on woman who painted World War I battlefields

A talk entitled ‘Mary Riter Hamilton (1868-1954): A Western Canadian Artist on the Battlefields of World War I’ takes place at UWinnipeg on on Wednesday, November 1 at 12:30 pm in conjunction with the launch of the new book.

Ken Dryden visits Winnipeg to launch new book

Celebrated NHL Hall of Famer and and legendary athlete Ken Dryden will be at McNally Robinson Booksellers on Thursday November 9 at 7:00 pm to launch his new book ‘Game Change: The Life and Death of Steve Montador, and the Future of Hockey ‘ (McClelland & Stewart).

The people that you meet on campus – the department assistants

Department Assistants are often the first point of contact for students, faculty and staff within the department. They have the institutional knowledge to provide answers to a wide range of questions. Meet some of our DA’s.

C2C: Call to Conversation photo gallery

“A Call to Conversation” (C2C) successfully gathered over 140 community members, scholars, activists, artists, students, youth, and traditional knowledge holders to dialogue on the work that needs to be done for a more inclusive society.