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Krykewich Named To Team Manitoba Coaching Staff

Wesmen Baseball head coach Mike Krykewich has been involved in baseball for more than 30 years. Krykewich will be putting his experience to good use next week as one of the assistant baseball coaches for Team Manitoba at the upcoming Canada Summer Games taking place in Sherbrooke, Quebec from August 1 – 10. Coaching at …Read more >

Interactive publication highlights PACE programs, grads

The University of Winnipeg Professional, Applied and Continuing Education (PACE) has launched a new interactive print online magazine, using layer that includes video links and interesting alumni profiles. Find out about Khal Shariff, CEO, Project White Card Inc, an award winning creative and technical talent and a graduate of UWinnipeg PACE Internet Systems Specialist Diploma …Read more >

Important Notice for International Students

July 31, 2013 The University of Winnipeg is monitoring the current strike action by the The Professional Association of Foreign Service Officers (PAFSO) and how it relates to the applications and processing times for visas and study permits for university students coming to Canada. Anyone applying for a visa should anticipate delays and submit your …Read more >

UWinnipeg exceeds Kyoto Accord goal

GHG emissions from buildings that existed in 1990 are down 35% since that year, and will be further reduced to offset the impact of expansion.

Summer In The City Basketball In Full Swing

The University of Winnipeg has been attracting more than 60 participants ranging in age from 10-17 this summer as the University of Winnipeg plays host to the Summer in the City Basketball League for the third consecutive year. The league runs every Sunday through August from 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. in the Dr. David F. …Read more >

UWinnipeg Professor Named Knight by France

Dr. Kenneth Meadwell has been named Knight in the Order of Academic Palms of the Republic of France by decree of the Prime Minister of France.

Fringe Festival On Campus Through July 28

UWinnipeg’s Department of Theatre and Film is pleased to announce that the Asper Centre for Theatre and Film is once again involved in the Winnipeg Fringe Festival as a satellite venue. Designated Fringe Venue 13, we are hosting three separate companies from Vancouver, Saskatoon and Winnipeg and all have at least a 4 star rating …Read more >

The Right To Clean Water in First Nations Initiative

“The right to safe and clean drinking water and sanitation is a human right that is essential for the full enjoyment of life and all human rights.” United Nations General Assembly, July 2010 Across Canada, approximately 39% of water systems and 14% of sanitation systems in First Nations communities are classified as ‘high risk’. About …Read more >

Adrian Bruce Added To National Team Coaching Program

The University of Winnipeg Wesmen would like to congratulate Wesmen Wrestling head coach Adrian Bruce on his selection to the Canadian National Wrestling Team Coaching Program. Bruce will jump right into competition as one of the head coaches for the Canadian National Cadet FILA (U18) team that will be competing at the Pan American Wrestling …Read more >

UWinnipeg Physicist Plays a Key Role in International Collaborative Discovery

Earlier today at the prestigious European Physical Society meeting in Stockholm, TRIUMF’s Dr. Michael Wilking announced a new breakthrough in understanding neutrinos, nature’s most elusive particles.