Annette Trimbee

Inspiring reconciliation – Duff Roblin dinner with Justice Murray Sinclair

Inspiring reconciliation – Duff Roblin dinner with Justice Murray Sinclair by Diane Poulin November 18, 2015 – “Reconciliation is not as complicated as we think. It boils down to this. I want to be your friend, and I want you to be my friend.” In a packed ballroom in Winnipeg’s Fort Garry Hotel, more than …Read more >

UWinnipeg a model in Manitoba with sexual misconduct protocol

The University of Winnipeg is a leader in Manitoba and Canada by creating a 24/7 sexual misconduct help line staff by trained professionals, as well as a comprehensive sexual misconduct protocol.  For a year and a half, a team including students, senior staff, security, our human rights and diversity officer, housing staff, and a community …Read more >

National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation a new resource for all

University of Winnipeg President and Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Annette Trimbee today attended the grand opening of the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation at the University of Manitoba. UWinnipeg is a partner institution in the Centre with input on the governance design, planning and launch and will remain active in the partners circle, collaborating on research …Read more >

Trimbee to co-chair Lake Friendly Stewards Alliance steering committee

Dr. Annette Trimbee, President and Vice-Chancellor at The University of Winnipeg, has been appointed co-chair for the Lake Friendly Stewards Alliance Steering Committee by the Province of Manitoba. A respected public policy leader with a strong background in ecology and environmental sciences, Dr. Trimbee will also contribute to the work of the provincial scientific committee …Read more >

Congratulations to Manitoba’s MPs

The University of Winnipeg’s President and Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Annette Trimbee, offers sincere congratulations to the Members of Parliament elected in Manitoba yesterday, October 19, 2015 and looks forward to a constructive and collaborative relationship. A number of the 14 elected MPs have connections to the UWinnipeg community. Terry Duguid (Winnipeg South) has been UWinnipeg’s Director, Northern …Read more >

Province announces funding for Prairie Climate Centre

The Manitoba government will invest $400,000 over the next two years in the new Prairie Climate Centre at the University of Winnipeg, Premier Greg Selinger announced today, adding that Manitoba also becomes the first Canadian jurisdiction to sign onto the Blue Dot Campaign put forward by the David Suzuki Foundation, which enshrines a right to …Read more >

New Student Counselling Centre on campus

 Renovated Duckworth Centre adds new space for students and staff WINNIPEG, MB – As University of Winnipeg students head back to classes this week they will have access to a comprehensive, enhanced counselling team which includes several new faces, as well as a new Student Counselling Centre located on the main floor of the renovated …Read more >

Dr. Trimbee joins Alberta Royalty Review panel

Dr. Annette Trimbee, President and Vice-Chancellor of The University of Winnipeg, has agreed to join the Alberta government’s 2015 Royalty Review panel, which was announced on August 28. She was selected for the role based on her deep experience in developing public policy frameworks along with the experience she gained as a Deputy Minister in …Read more >

Premier tours UWinnipeg’s community learning programs

Free community programs engage inner-city youth Today Premier Greg Selinger, UWinnipeg President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Annette Trimbee, and Associate Vice-President Indigenous Affairs Wab Kinew toured Winnipeg’s largest inner-city day camp, where math, science, and business are infused with Indigenous knowledge and fun. All the UWinnipeg camps are free. The goal is to reduce summer learning …Read more >

UWinnipeg to be Grey Cup Central for family fun

Preparations are in full swing for the 103rd Grey Cup Festival in Winnipeg, November 25th to the 29th. Details about the highly anticipated Festival were revealed today including the headliners for the 103rd Grey Cup Festival Concert Series, award winning Canadian artists Dallas Smith and The Sheepdogs. The announcement of the Festival line-up took place …Read more >