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RecPlex community use a success

 Approximately 3,000 participants enjoying RecPlex weekly — one third are from the community   Photos: student intramurals include Omnikin; Hoop dancing inside the RecPlex; WINNIPEG, MB – When the University of Winnipeg’s new Health and RecPlex opened on Spence Street in September 2014, the goal was to create a welcoming, safe place where inner city …Read more >

Racism Forum April 27 – Everyone Welcome

The University of Winnipeg Responds to Maclean’s Magazine: A Discussion of Race, Community and Possibilities.   Everyone is welcome to attend a free public forum on Monday, April 27 from 4:00 to 6:00 pm, in  Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall, 3RD Floor, Centennial Hall, UWinnipeg campus. An important community discussion was sparked when a January cover article in …Read more >

Senate approves principle of Indigenous course requirement

The University of Winnipeg Senate, which is responsible for academic governance, today approved — in principle — a motion that will make Indigenous learning part of the undergraduate degree requirements for all UWinnipeg students. The motion was based on the Indigenous Requirement Proposal put forth last month by The University of Winnipeg Students’ Association (UWSA) …Read more >

UWSA invests in North End campus with satellite office

UWSA announces the establishment of its first satellite location in the Merchants Corner complex at 541 Selkirk Avenue.

Students – Vote Now – UWSA General Election

Students –  take a few minutes to vote from now until Wednesday, March 25 at 6:00 pm. VOTING TIMES AND STATIONS: TUESDAY: BUHLER 11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. RIDDELL 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. WEDNESDAY: BUHLER 11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. RICHARDSON 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. RIDDELL 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Reid earns the Marsha P. Hanen Entrance Scholarship

Tamika Reid is in her first year of Writing and Rhetoric at UWinnipeg and has been recognized for her for her academic achievement and her community involvement.

Physics – the quest to understand all natural phenomena using science

Physics was featured in the Winnipeg Free Press this past weekend highlighting professor Dr. Christopher Bidinosti, undergraduate Allison Kolly + UWinnipeg alum Mark Abotossaway, a Boeing Structural Analysis engineer.

Junior varsity girls basketball team wins provincial tournament

Congratulations to the UWinnipeg Collegiate Junior Varsity Girls basketball team, who were victorious at the provincial “AAA” JV Girls Basketball Championships held in Lorette, MB from March 12-14, 2015. Six of the  eight girls on the Collegiate team are from the Collegiate’s Model School and all of these girls played with the Anishinabe Pride Basketball Club prior to playing with …Read more >

UWinnipeg hosts food history symposium

Third year students will present their research on topics of their choice on Thursday, April 2, 9:30 AM in 2B23, Oral History Centre.

W. John A Bulman Scholarship awarded to student excelling in every sphere

Jason Ying Yang says receiving the W. John Bulman Scholarship reinforces just how worthwhile all his efforts as a student are. A well-rounded and highly-motivated marketing major in his third year at UWinnipeg’s Faculty of Business and Economics, Yang is a leader who is heavily involved with student groups and community service. He has also …Read more >