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DCE Goes Classical with Bartók & Beyond

DCE is offering Evolution of the String Quartet: From Bach to Bartók and Beyond. This entertaining and stimulating course surveys and celebrates the vast repertoire of history’s most significant chamber music medium. Instructor Don Anderson traces its development, from its virtual invention by Joseph Haydn, through the classical period masterpieces of Mozart and Beethoven, the …Read more >

UWSA Wins Sustainability Award

University of Winnipeg Students’ Association receives 2009 MANITOBA EXCELLENCE IN SUSTAINABILITY AWARD Congratulations to The University of Winnipeg Students’ Association, recognized by the Manitoba government for implementing a successful campaign to eliminate the sale of bottled water on campus, the first university in Canada to do so. The recipients of the 2009 Manitoba Excellence in …Read more >

Manitoba’s Isotope Plan Proves Feasible

Prairie Isotope Production Enterprise (Pipe) Ready To Help Solve Canada’s Isotope Crisis WINNIPEG, MB – Medical isotopes are an essential tool used in tests to detect cancers and heart illnesses that tens of thousands of Canadians require annually. A unique private-public Manitoba partnership consisting of industry experts, academic researchers and health professionals is ready to …Read more >

Carrying the Torch

Winnipeg, MB – Former Olympian and Associate Vice-President (Research) and Dean of Graduate Studies, Sandra Kirby carried the Olympic torch on Monday, November 30, 2009 through Pointe-au-Père, Quebec, day 32 of the relay that is crossing the country in anticipation of the upcoming Winter Games in Vancouver. Kirby (left in photo) is a former Olympic …Read more >

H1N1 flu vaccine clinic on campus Dec. 2, 2009

The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority will operate an H1N1 flu vaccine clinic on The University of Winnipeg campus on Wednesday, December 2, 2009. The H1N1 vaccine clinic will be open to students, staff, faculty and the community. Please bring your Manitoba Health card with you. International students should bring their Manitoba International Health card, however …Read more >