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UWinnipeg prof appointed to Senate

All three new Manitoba Senators have ties to UWinnipeg — McPhedran takes her human rights expertise to Ottawa; UWinnipeg instructor Bovey appointed to serve; UWinnipeg graduate Chochinov also appointed WINNIPEG, MB –The University of Winnipeg community proudly congratulates Marilou McPhedran, Director of the Institute for International Women’s Rights, Global College, on her appointment to Canada’s …Read more >

UWinnipeg student’s season of Royals

Nick Taylor has meet two royals since July as a Gold winner of the The Duke of Ed Award.

Lend your voice to campus sustainability

Have a great idea for how to improve UWinnipeg’s campus sustainability? Stop by Riddell Hall next week and lend your voice to campus sustainability. Take part in the open consultation sessions for the University’s new institutional sustainability strategy and help us create a strategy we can be proud of. Students, faculty and staff are invited …Read more >

Indigenous Knowledge and Climate Change

Filmmaker and prof Dr. Ian Mauro heads to international conference in Marrakesh as invited speaker WINNIPEG, MB –University of Winnipeg award-winning academic filmmaker and Associate Professor (Geography) Dr. Ian Mauro is heading to Marrakesh, Morocco later this week to speak at an international conference on Indigenous Knowledge and Climate Change. The conference is hosted by …Read more >

UWinnipeg psychologist hits ‘jackpot’ for research

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Stephen Smith and colleagues from the University of Waterloo have ‘hit the jackpot’ with a substantial grant of $399,898 from the Manitoba Gambling Research Program.

‘Changing Perceptions’ at UWinnipeg

First Nations artist KC Adams will be speaking on ‘Changing Perceptions’ at UWinnipeg on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016 at 7:00 pm in room 2M70. This event is free and open to the public.

UWinnipeg presents at the International Summit of Cooperatives

Earlier this month, two UWinnipeg students and a professor presented at The International Summit of Cooperatives in Quebec City, QC.

UWinnipeg prof launches book on New Iceland

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Ryan Eyford (history) reveals that the timing and location of the Icelandic settlement was not accidental in his new book which he launches tomorrow, Friday Oct 21 2016 7:00 pm, at McNally Robinson Booksellers.

Flu shots on campus: October 24 and 25

A drop-in Flu Vaccination Clinic is being held on October 24th and 25th, in Riddell Hall from 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., offered by the senior students and pharmacists from the College of Pharmacy, University of Manitoba. The vaccination is free for all students, staff, faculty and community members wishing to receive it. Please come prepared: Bring your Manitoba …Read more >

UWinnipeg batgirl earns award in Texas

Around 400 bat biologists from around the world gathered at the North American Symposium for Bat Research including UWinnipeg’s Dr. Craig Willis and his student Emma Kunkel.