Research

Snack foods book launch Oct 10

Chips, cheezies or chocolate? We all have our favourite go-to snack foods. On October 10 at 7:00 pm, a new book will be launched at McNally Robinson that explores the unique history of Canadian snack foods. Dr. Janis Thiessen is an associate professor of History and Associate Director of the Oral History Centre at the …Read more >

Dr. Nathan Hall is the 2017 James M. Flaherty Scholar

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Nathan Hall heads to the emerald isle of Ireland as a James M. Flaherty Scholar this January. He will be working with Dr. Fiona Chambers at University College Cork.

UWinnipeg Alumna wins the Smalley-Curl Fellowship at Rice University

UWinnipeg graduate and Alannah Hallas (BSc [Hons], 11) is this year’s recipient of the prestigious Smalley-Curl fellowship at Rice University in Houston, Texas.

Research on War and Warfare at the End of Antiquity

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Conor Whately presents his research on ‘War and Warfare at the End of Antiquity’ this his Friday, September 29 at 3:30 pm in room 3D01, Duckworth. This lecture is free and open to all.

Norwegian students study energy, sustainability at UWinnipeg

The University of Winnipeg hosted its first cohort of Norwegian exchange students this week as part of its ongoing Norway-Canada Sustainable Energy Project.

Downtown housing requires incentives – report

   DOWNTOWN HOUSING MARKET REPORT UNDERSCORES THE NEED FOR CONTINUED INCENTIVES FOR DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT CentreVenture Development Corporation and The University of Winnipeg’s Institute of Urban Studies (IUS) today released a report examining the key market factors affecting the creation of new housing in downtown Winnipeg. Through a comprehensive analysis of the demographics and economics of …Read more >

Métis research gets $600,000 boost

Ten-year agreement adds $60,000 annually towards Métis research and enhances student supports at UWinnipeg WINNIPEG, MB –The University of Winnipeg and the Manitoba Metis Federation (MMF) have a strong history of collaboration, and today that was strengthened with the joint announcement of an additional $600,000 to support Métis scholarship at UWinnipeg.   The agreement will …Read more >

Winners of the 2017 Randy Kobes Undergraduate Poster Contest

The Kobes Undergraduate Poster Contest annually displays some of the excellent quality research by undergraduate students at the University of Winnipeg. Check out the research and the winners.

Harmful algal blooms investigated in water bodies across Canada

WINNIPEG, MB – A new scientific article published today, co-authored by a University of Winnipeg researcher, contains news relevant to the health of Canada’s freshwaters. Manitobans love their lakes and are keenly aware of the impact of algal blooms. The new study investigates why and how the blooms exist. Lead author, Dr. Diane Orihel, is …Read more >

UWinnipeg Receives NSERC Grants to further research

The University of Winnipeg received research and scholarship funding from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) that will enable over $500,000 in diverse research projects.