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Research on the repatriation of birthing in Northern Manitoba

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Jaime Cidro will be working with Norway House Cree Nation, Manitoba on research on birthing repatriation thanks to a Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR) grant worth $114,300.00 over two years.

Chantal Kreviazuk event raises $30,095 to support children and youth

Photo: Chantal Kreviazuk donates her performance, March 26, 2014 WINNIPEG, MB –The University of Winnipeg community is honoured that last night, Wednesday, March 26, award-winning singer-songwriter Chantal Kreviazuk performed at a celebratory evening, raising $30,095 to be shared equally by UWinnipeg’s Opportunity Fund and War Child Canada. More than 350 people packed the Pony Corral …Read more >

Thrive Week to close with first annual mental health summit

UWinnipeg hosts conference to explore the concept of “healthy campuses” WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg community has enjoyed the many wellness activities available on campus during its inaugural Thrive week — everything from free massages to yoga and a stress-relieving visit from rescue dogs. The five days of events culminate with the First …Read more >

More flexible learning at PACE

WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg’s Professional, Applied and Continuing Education (PACE) is offering an innovative learning opportunity with the new online Management Certificate Program. The interactive, online courses include group discussions, collaborative work with classmates and engaging assignments. This online format allows flexibility for the student to do course work in a way that …Read more >

New report on Aboriginal food security in Northern Canada

The report was conducted by a 15-member multidisciplinary expert panel, of which, Dr. Mauro, Associate Professor, Department of Geography, University of Winnipeg, was a member.

Three extraordinary people receive honorary doctorates

photo by Cory Aronec – Dr. Denis Mukwege, Dr. Chantal Kreviazuk, Dr. Lloyd Axworthy, Dr. Joseph Stern – March 26, 2014 Related story: Dr. Axworthy presents humanitarian award to Chantal Kreviazuk and Raine Maida during Juno week Special Convocation honoured Chantal Kreviazuk, Dr. Denis Mukwege and Joseph Stern WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg …Read more >

UWinnipeg delegates to attend international summit

The University of Winnipeg will participate as an Institutional Partner at the Quebec 2014 International Summit of Cooperatives in October, hosted by the Desjardins Group and the International Co-operative Alliance.

UWinnipeg Collegiate to become destination high school for music, arts

Juno award-winning singer-songwriter Chantal Kreviazuk helped launch her alma mater’s new performing arts program at The University of Winnipeg Collegiate today.

Axworthy presents humanitarian award at Juno Gala Dinner & Awards

 UWinnipeg President honoured to introduce 2014 Allan Waters Humanitarian Award recipients – Chantal Kreviazuk and Raine Maida Photo:  Chantal Kreviazuk and Raine Maida WINNIPEG, MB –Dr. Lloyd Axworthy, President and Vice-Chancellor, University of Winnipeg is honoured to present the Allan Waters Humanitarian Award to recipients Chantal Kreviazuk and Raine Maida at the 2014 JUNO Gala …Read more >

Hidden talents at UWinnipeg raise $3200

All the proceeds donated to UWinnipeg General Scholarship Fund.