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Building community through plants

The Department of Biology’s 3rd annual Plant Giveaway takes place Wednesday, May 16 from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm.

Manitoba government provides $200,000 to the Prairie Climate Centre

This funding was announced by Sustainable Development Minister Rochelle Squires today, with the reveal of, a new section of the Climate Atlas devoted to agriculture to coincide with Earth Day (Sunday, April 22.

Does heart disease lead to dementia?

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Luc Clair (economics) has been given a Manitoba Medical Service Foundation grant worth $30,000 to help answer this question.

Indigenous knowledge champion receives HD of Laws

Dr. Linda Tuhiwai Smith of Aotearoa (New Zealand) today received an Honorary Doctor of Laws in a Special Convocation ceremony at The University of Winnipeg.

UWinnipeg grad student partners with city to map mosquito dispersal patterns

Winnipeg’s longstanding fight against mosquitoes has found a new ally in Martine Balcaen, a student in the Master of Science in Bioscience, Technology and Public Policy program.

Winners of the annual 3MT Competition

The University of Winnipeg’s Faculty of Graduate Studies hosted the Fifth Annual Three Minute Thesis Competition  (3MT™) with six courageous student participants.

New online tool maps climate change across Canada

Visual data from UWinnipeg’s Prairie Climate Centre combines climate science, mapping and storytelling to bring the global issue of climate change closer to home for Canadians.

Singing for scholarship pays off

The evenings talents raised more than $2,600 that all goes to the General Scholarship Fund. Since its inception 16 years ago, this event has raised close to $30,000 to help UWinnipeg students.

Māori mega scholar is the next Axworthy Lecturer

World renowned Māori scholar Dr. Linda Tuhiwai Smith of Aotearoa (New Zealand) is the next Axworthy Distinguished Lecturer. She will speak on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 3:00 pm at the Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG).

Special Convocation honours Indigenous knowledge champion

Māori scholar Dr. Linda Tuhiwai Smith will receive a Honourary Doctor of Laws from UWinnipeg during a Special Convocation Ceremony on Friday, April 6, 2018.