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Wages for student employees with PSAC released

University of Winnipeg student employees represented by the Public Service Alliance of Canada in the Academic Capacity Bargaining Unit have recently been provided with an arbitrated 1 year collective agreement by the Manitoba Labour Board in accordance with the Manitoba Labour Relations Act. The  imposed collective agreement is effective January 26, 2017 to January 25, …Read more >

UWinnipeg’s own is the Wilbert H. Ahern Distinguished Lecturer

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Julie Pelletier will be speaking on “Speaking Truth as Indigenization: Academia and Reconciliation at The University of Minnesota, Morris on Monday, February 6, 2017.

Celebrating student success – awards night

Awards Night honours students and donors for valuing academic excellence.

UWinnipeg condemns mosque shootings

WINNIPEG, MB – On behalf of students, faculty and staff, Dr. Annette Trimbee, President and Vice-Chancellor, University of Winnipeg, and Kevin Settee, President of the University of Winnipeg Students’ Association, issued the following joint statement. “It is with profound sadness that we absorb the senseless killing of innocent people peacefully at prayer in a Muslim …Read more >

Trudeau’s Town Hall at UWinnipeg 2017

Take a look at some of the photos from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Town Hall at The University of Winnipeg on January 26.

UWinnipeg report finds housing supports integral to Syrian refugee settlement

An interdisciplinary UWinnipeg team of researchers have released a new report entitled “What Does it Take to House a Syrian Refugee? Supporting Refugee Housing and Resettlement Beyond the Syrian Refugee Crisis.”

UWinnipeg’s “Intrepid” Scholars  

UWinnipeg students Alyssa Kidd and Jonathan Kornelsen have earned the prestigious Sir William Stephenson Scholarships (also known as the Intrepid) for this academic year.

Trudeau on campus today 3:30 – Town Hall

TRUDEAU ON CAMPUS 3:30 TODAY – TOWN HALL WINNIPEG, MB – The public and media are invited to attend a free, public town hall TODAY, Thursday, January 26, 2017 with the Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada, beginning at 3:30 pm. Doors open at 2:00 pm with seating on a first-come basis. Public access …Read more >

Resilience & Contagion: Invoking Rights in African HIV Advocacy

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Kristi Kenyon (Assistant Professor, Human Rights – Global College), will be speaking on “Resilience and Contagion: Invoking Rights in African HIV Advocacy” on Wednesday, February 8, 2017.

Warm up with hilarity and mayhem at UWinnipeg

UWinnipeg presents Tom Stoppard’s “Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead”. “If Samuel Beckett were funnier he may have written this play,” says director Rick Skene. Admission is free but reservations are recommended.