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Orientation 2017 photo gallery

Welcome to UWinnipeg. Orientation for first-year students took place on August 30 + 31. Check out the the orientation photos.

A step towards reconciliation

The Indigenous Course Requirement came into effect for all new undergraduate students in September 2016. Read about the initiative’s first year.

MDP Field report annual symposium

MDP students will share their field stories from far and wide at the MDP Annual Symposium on Friday, September 8, 2017. Students traveled to as far as New Zealand and as close to neighbourhoods in our province.

Can animals tell time?

UWinnipeg professor Dr. Doug Williams and two of his former undergraduate students Travis Todd and Chrissy Chubala, have published an award winning article entitled Intertrial unconditioned stimuli differentially impact trace conditioning, that shows that animals have a keen appreciation for the passage of time.

UWinnipeg scholarship receives $20,000 from generous donors

Today, the University of Winnipeg Foundation has received a donation of $20,000 in support of The Winnipeg Police Opportunity Scholarship in Memory of Injured and Fallen Officers.

Rhetoric professor pens critical analysis of “Blade Runner”

Dr. Matthew Flisfeder’s new book introduces readers to key concepts in postmodern theory and demonstrates how it can be used for a critical interpretation and analysis of “the greatest science fiction film.”

New writing certificate first of its kind in Manitoba

Beginning this September, The University of Winnipeg is offering a new Certificate in Writing designed to boost students’ practical writing skills.

UWinnipeg physics team contributes to international discovery

UWinnipeg’s neutrino physics team, spearheaded by Dr. Blair Jamieson, is collaborating on the Tokai to Kamioka (T2K)* project which has recently made an interesting discovery that might help us understand the universe.

UWinnipeg receives CFI funding for two research centres

The University of Winnipeg will be opening two new research centres thanks to generous funding provided through the Canada Foundation for Innovation’s John R. Evans Leaders Fund, Research Manitoba, the University of Winnipeg, and in-kind funding for a total of over $300,000.

Wesmen Classic expanding to gender- and sport-inclusive format

The University of Winnipeg Wesmen Athletics announced today that the annual Wesmen Classic will expand to a more gender- and sport-inclusive format, beginning with the 2017 tournament this December.