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Queer Cocktails photo gallery

The University of Winnipeg kick started Pride week with an inaugural Queer Cocktail Party. UWinnipeg wants to thank everyone who came out to show their pride.

UWinnipeg bat lab gets financial boost to help save bats

The University of Winnipeg Bat Lab was awarded $148,406.80, over three years, from the Species at Risk Fund of Ontario to support innovative bat conservation research to help combat white-nose syndrome (WNS).

UWinnipeg student selected for feminist art residency in Toronto

UWinnipeg student and self-taught artist Christina Hajjar is in Toronto, ON, for a two-week residency with the Feminist Art Conference to work on her scholarly art project titled ‘Iterations of Home, a multidisciplinary, multi-media project reflecting on her Lebanese-Canadian identity’.

UWinnipeg honours the 2017 Retirees

The University of Winnipeg will honour its retirees at a reception on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 in Riddell Hall at 2:00 pm. All are welcome to attend.

Longtime Library staffer awarded Stars of Spence Street Prize

Over the course of 34 years, John Dobson has worked in nearly every department of the Library. UWinnipeg will present Dosbson with the Stars of Spence Street Prize at this year’s Spring Convocation.

UWinnipeg’s trio of Queen Elizabeth Scholars

Three UWinnipeg students have each earned a prestigious Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarship (QEII) valued at $6,000 that will allow them to go overseas for three months to advance their art studies.

UWinnipeg professor wins math education prize

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Anna Stokke (mathematics and statistics) has been selected as the winner of the 2017 Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) Education Prize for her education advocacy in mathematics.

Meet the 2017 Chancellor’s Research Chair

The University of Winnipeg is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Delia Gavrus (assistant professor, history), as the 2017 Chancellor’s Research Chair. She will be working on a biography of Dr. Wilder Penfield, a renowned Canadian neurosurgeon and Renaissance man.

UWinnipegger launches book about alternative rock band

UWinnipeg’s Larissa Wodtke launches her book ‘Triptych: Three Studies of Manic Street Preachers’ The Holy Bible (Repeater Books) tonight, Wednesday May 3 2017 at 7:00 pm, at McNally Robinson Booksellers Atrium in Winnipeg.

All Welcome! Science Rendezvous this Saturday

Faculty members and students at The University of Winnipeg are helping promote science awareness and literacy during this year’s Science Rendezvous event on Saturday, May 13.