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Happy Holidays!

The University of Winnipeg wishes all faculty, staff, students, their families, and the community a happy and healthy holiday and New Year. The University will be CLOSED from Thursday, Dec. 21, 2006 – Monday, January 1, 2007, inclusive. The University will REOPEN on Tuesday, January 2, 2007. Exceptions to the Holiday Closure: UWSA Daycare: the Daycare will …Read more >

CanWest Global Communications Corp. Donates $3 Million to Create CanWest Centre..

Leonard Asper, President and CEO of CanWest Global Communications Corp., announced a corporate gift of $3 million to The University of Winnipeg to establish the CanWest Centre for Theatre & Film at a media conference December 12, 2006. This extraordinary gift will further enhance the national prominence of The University of Winnipeg’s highly-regarded Department of …Read more >

Course Options for January ’07!

After Work Classes [PDF: 84KB] Saturday classes Telecourses [PDF: 65KB] Unrestricted classes (those which have no pre-requisites) [PDF: 53KB] Recent Additions to the Timetable [PDF: 40 KB] Read More >

CanWest Global Communications Corp. Donates $3 Million to Create CanWest Centre..

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Western Esotericism with UWinnipeg Alumnus, Research Fellow Frank Albo

Want to discover the magic and mystery behind Manitoba’s grand Legislative Building? Western Esotericism: Heretical Movements and Secret Societies (01.2001/3) will be taught by Frank Albo starting January 6, 2007. For more information or to register, please contact University of Winnipeg Admissions at 204.786.9159 or

December 6: Day of Remembrance Vigil

Today, the students, faculty, and staff at The University of Winnipeg will commemorate the lives of women who have been killed by violence. On December 6, 1989 a gunman walked into L’Ecole Polytechnique in Montreal and shot and killed 14 female students, because they were women studying in a non-traditional field. Since that time, December …Read more >

Chantal Kreviazuk Supports UWinnipeg & Collegiate Students

Net proceeds of the Chantal Kreviazuk concert on Monday, February 19, 2007 at the Centennial Concert Hall will go to launch The University of Winnipeg’s “Opportunity Fund” – an innovative fund that will help inner-city children and youth attend The University of Winnipeg. There are still tickets available for $42.50 plus applicable taxes at or by …Read more >

Chantal Kreviazuk Concert Proceeds to Establish “Opportunity Fund”

University of Winnipeg Collegiate graduate and award winning singer/songwriter Chantal Kreviazuk (Class of ’90) today announced she will donate the proceeds from her upcoming concert appearance in Winnipeg to launch a new multi-million dollar “Opportunity Fund” at The University of Winnipeg. Known for her longstanding humanitarian commitment and belief in the power of education, Ms. …Read more >