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Wesmen webcasts return this week

Your Real Home Team back in action on WINNIPEG, MB – Your Real Home Team, The University of Winnipeg Wesmen return to play this week and fans can see all of the action live on All four Wesmen teams will compete this week, beginning with Alumni matches this Tuesday and Wednesday. The men’s …Read more >

5th International Conference on Mennonite Writing

WINNIPEG, MB – The Fifth International Conference on Mennonite/s Writing: Manitoba and Beyond takes place at The University of Winnipeg from October 1 – 4, 2009. The conference includes a prestigious list of participating authors and features scholarly papers on the work of individual Mennonite writers and on subjects related to Mennonite writing. All sessions …Read more >

Justice Sinclair webcast now available online

On Sept. 21, 2009, Justice Murray Sinclair, Chairperson of the Indian Residential Schools Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), discussed the impact of Indian residential schools and the critical work of the TRC at a public lecture at the University of Winnipeg. You can view his presentation by going to

Undergraduate Science Poster Session A Success

Many of The University of Winnipeg staff, students and guests spent Wednesday, September 16, 2009 viewing the results of talented undergraduate research over the past year. The 4th annual Undergraduate Science Poster Session is sponsored by The University of Winnipeg and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council. The competition featured 13 posters, and represented …Read more >

Frontiers of Neuroscience: A Lecture Series

WINNIPEG, MB – In collaboration with the National Research Council and University of Winnipeg Faculty, The University of Winnipeg Division of Continuing Education is offering an exciting new Neuroscience Lecture Series that is open to all, running each Thursday evening from September 24 – November 26, 2009, from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. People can …Read more >

Free Public NDP Candidates’ Leadership Forum

Make Poverty History Manitoba, The University of Winnipeg’s Institute of Urban Studies and the Social Planning Council of Winnipeg are co-hosting a free public NDP leadership candidates’ forum. The focus will be on poverty and inner city issues. Come hear from our next Premier. CBC Radio host Terry MacLeod will moderate. When and where: Monday …Read more >

FemFest 2009 on campus

The University of Winnipeg proudly hosts: FemFest 2009: Herstory Winnipeg’s Festival of Plays by Women for Everyone September 25th to October 4th, 2009 Canwest Centre for Theatre and Film Details

Investing in Leaders

Certified Management Accountants gift $250,000 to UWinnipeg’s Faculty of Business and Economics WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg is honoured to accept a $250,000 gift from the Certified Management Accountants of Manitoba which will help construct a new facility for the Faculty of Business and Economics at 460 Portage Avenue and will support annual …Read more >

Triple Reign on Sunny September Day

WINNIPEG, MB – Students, faculty and staff gathered today on the front lawn of UWinnipeg for the 38th Annual Great Rock Climb. Seven teams of three took the challenge to climb to the top of the infamous Rock of Remembrance, a 25-ton granite boulder that rests on the UWinnipeg’s front lawn. This annual test of …Read more >

Film Blue Gold Screens on Campus

WINNIPEG, MB – UWinnipeg’s Gallery 1C03, in partnership with The University of Winnipeg Students’ Association (UWSA), presents the documentary Blue Gold: World Water Worlds, September 22 at 7:00 pm in the University of Winnipeg’s Manitoba Board Room (2nd Floor, Manitoba Hall, Room 70) as a prelude to the UWSA’s “Water Week” program. Social and Political Resonance …Read more >