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Searching for Hope in Syria – event cancelled

The event has been cancelled due to the worsening situation in Aleppo, Syria.

Women talking about peace in South Sudan

UWinnipeg’s Institute for International Women’s Rights at Global College in partnership the Manitoba Women 4 Women South Sudan is hosting a Women’s Peace Table on South Sudan on November 12, 2016 at at the South Sudanese Community Centre.

UWinnipeg prof appointed to Senate

All three new Manitoba Senators have ties to UWinnipeg — McPhedran takes her human rights expertise to Ottawa; UWinnipeg instructor Bovey appointed to serve; UWinnipeg graduate Chochinov also appointed WINNIPEG, MB –The University of Winnipeg community proudly congratulates Marilou McPhedran, Director of the Institute for International Women’s Rights, Global College, on her appointment to Canada’s …Read more >

Community Forum on Sex Trafficking in Canada

UWinnipeg’s Global College presents the Third Community Forum on Sex Trafficking in Canada on Monday, June 6th at 5:00 pm in room 2M70, Manitoba Hall, University of Winnipeg. Everyone is welcomed attend.

Spotlight On: Human Rights

  STUDYING HUMAN RIGHTS AT UWINNIPEG Studying human rights exposes students to issues from diverse perspectives – including conflict resolution, gender studies, international development studies, politics, religious studies and more. UWinnipeg’s program takes an interdisciplinary approach to courses, while letting students structure their education around social justice, global citizenship, and human rights themes. One of …Read more >

Global College offers unique Spring and Summer courses

Sex trafficking, reconciliation, human rights and forced migration explored The University of Winnipeg’s Global College is offering four unique spring and summer courses that allow students to explore topical human rights issues while earning credits in a condensed time frame. NEW: Pathways to Reconciliation – A Manitoba Field Course May 5- June 24, 2016 This …Read more >

UWinnipeg students presented at UN

Katrina Leclerc and Breanne Lavallee-Heckert have returned from presenting at the UN in New York City with 10 other UWinnipeg students who were accompanied by UWinnipeg’s Marilou McPhedran.

A Conversation with John Prendergast at UWinnipeg

UWinnipeg’s Global College presents this lecture with human rights activist and best-selling author John Prendergast on Saturday, November 14 at 10:30 a.m. in Room 2M70. This lecture is free and open to the public.

Dedicated students explore the human rights ‘Univercity’

Global College intensive summer course uses the “city as campus” WINNIPEG, MB – In partnership with the national Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR), the 5th annual human rights summer institute at The University of Winnipeg Global College will allow students to explore “the city as a human rights campus” with multiple hands-on learning experiences …Read more >

Strengthening ties with the Canadian Museum for Human Rights

L to R: Gail Stephens, Interim President and Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Museum for Human Rights; Dr. Annette Trimbee, President and Vice-Chancellor, UWinnipeg; Dr. Neil Besner, Provost and Vice-President, Academic, UWinnipeg. Marilou McPhedran, Director, Institute for International Women’s Rights, UWinnipeg’s Global College, May 7, 2015.   The University of Winnipeg and the Canadian Museum for …Read more >