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2017 Autumn Convocation photo gallery

Congratulations to all the graduates and honourees of UWinnipeg’s 2017 Autumn Convocation and Valedictorian, Annie McBay (4-year Honours degree program in Religion and Culture).

A Call to Conversation: Two-Spirit and Queer People of Colour Conference

The work of building a culture of tolerance, acceptance and celebration, where everyone is comfortable expressing who they are, is moving forward in Winnipeg. A Call to Conversation Conference is the first of its kind in Canada and runs from October 20 – 22, 2017 at UWinnipeg.

GoManitoba makes commuting to campus more sustainable

UWinnipeg’s Campus Sustainability Office has teamed up with GoManitoba, a brand new ride matching service, to help the University community get to class and work in a more sustainable way.

Finding Refuge in Canada: A Syrian Resettlement Story

Finding Refuge in Canada: A Syrian Resettlement Story A UWinnipeg Community Conversation with Canadian Senators Salma Ataullahjan and Jim Munson takes place on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm in Room 1L12 (1st floor Lockhart Hall).

UWinnipeg gains a prestigious CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholar

UWinnipeg’s human rights researcher Dr. Kristi Kenyon is one of only 15 career researchers to be selected by the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR) as a 2017 CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholar.

Ultra-cold neutron research heats up at UWinnipeg with $15.7 million

UWinnipeg’s physicist Dr. Jeffery Martin is trying to solve the mystery of the universe with a team of international partners thanks to mulit-million dollar funding.

Global College alum shares Prime Minister’s office for a day

Last week, 23-year-old UWinnipeg Global College graduate, Breanne Lavallee-Heckert, got a chance to test drive her dream job: Prime Minister of Canada.

UWinnipeg bat team gets US$305,000 to help defeat WNS

UWinnipeg bat team gets $305,000 boost to help defeat the spread of White-nose syndrome (WNS) in North America.

Dr. Jack Zipes presents a lecture on Fairy Tales through Picture Postcards

World-renowned scholar of fairy-tale studies and children’s literature and future UWinnipeg Honorary Degree recipient, Dr. Jack Zipes, will be presenting a lecture on Flying Fairy Tales: Reading Stories through Picture Postcards on Thursday, October 12, 2017.

Campus sustainability awards to be given at convocation

UWinnipeg honours two campus sustainability champions, Dr. Patricia Fitzpatrick and Alana Lajoie-O’Malley, for their meritorious contributions to campus sustainability at the 2017 Autumn Convocation.