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UWinnipeg earns national accreditation

UWinnipeg’s Master of Marriage and Family Therapy Program (MMFT) celebrates a significant achievement this season by earning a highly-regarded credential from the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education.

Aurora empowering newcomer communities through youth program

Over July and August 2017, eight organizations representing refugees and immigrants from Sierra Leone, Congo, South Sudan, Eritrea, and Somalia, as well as Kurdish and Yazidi groups and the Canadian Multicultural Disability Centre received funding to hire staff and create opportunities for engaging youth.

UWinnipeg’s 2017 SSHRC Graduate Scholars

Climate change, sustainability and accessibility are the focus of two Social Science and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Graduate Scholars.

UWinnipeg Community Engagement Initiatives Report Launch

UWinnipeg will launch a timely report on its access and engagement initiatives in support of educationally marginalized children and youth, on Wednesday, December 6, 2017.

UWinnipeg home to new Canada Research Chair in Human-Environment Interactions

The federal government has announced a major investment in environmental research at UWinnipeg, with the appointment of Dr. Ryan Bullock as Canada Research Chair in Human-Environment Interactions.

UWSA Day Care expansion makes on-campus childcare more accessible

Thirty-two children have moved off the waitlist and into The University of Winnipeg Students’ Association Day Care thanks to a recently completed building expansion.

TRIUMF’s (ultra)cool experiment fires up

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Blair Jamieson, Dr. Chris Bidinosti, Dr. Jeff Martin, and Dr. Russ Mammei are part of a milestone experiment. The team produced the first Canadian made ultracold neutrons (UCN). Eureka!

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.