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Indigenous feminism and Canada’s 150 with Dr. Kim Anderson

Weweni Indigenous scholar Dr. Kim Anderson will deliver a lecture entitled “Because it’s 2017: An Indigenous Feminist Commemoration of Canada 150” on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

UWinnipeg movie makers earn Windy Awards

University of Winnipeg graduates and local filmmaking collective, MarkusMilosIanFabian, won three of the four categories they were nominated in at the made-in-Manitoba Windy Awards this past Saturday. You can see this award winning film at Cinematheque from April 20 – 30, 2017.

New student-led summit breaking barriers on mental health

Students from three universities in Manitoba are joining forces to help challenge the stigma surrounding mental health.

Wesmen athletes Miller, Noonan named Canada West All-Stars

The University of Winnipeg Wesmen along with the Canada West Universities Athletics Association are pleased to announce that Women’s Basketball players Antoinette Miller and Megan Noonan have been named Canada West Women’s Basketball Conference All-Stars for the 2016-2017 season. Miller was named to the First All-Star team after leading the conference in scoring averaging 18.7 …Read more >

Experiential Learning is seeking proposals

Funding for experiential learning will contribute to UWinnipeg’s commitment to support effective teaching and learning as outlined in the The Integrated Academic Research Plan. The deadline for proposals is March 10, 2017.

Newcomers and Treaty Relations: a panel discussion

With the current influx of new comers and refugees to the city, The University of Winnipeg presents a timely lecture entitled Newcomers and Treaty Relations on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 7:00 pm in Eckhardt Gramatté Hall.

A book launch of Indigenous Art: New Media and the Digital

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Julie Nagam, Chair in the History of Indigenous Art in North America, and her co-editors, launch their book, PUBLIC 54: Indigenous Art: New Media and the Digital, on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at the Winnipeg Art Gallery, The launch is free and open to the public.

Bears and conservation research published in PLOS ONE

UWinnipeg’s wildlife biologist Dr. Agnès Pelletier just published her research on American black bears in the prestigious scientific journal PLOS ONE.

Lecture on identity in 19th-Century Russian Ukraine

A lecture titled ‘Writing their Region: Orthodox Priests, Ethnography, and Identity in Nineteenth-Century Russian Ukraine’ on Thursday, March 16 at 7:00 pm, Bryce Hall, Room 2B23. The lecture is free and open to the public.

Wesmen Wrestling Embraces Diversity Through Sport

UWinnipeg Wesmen Wrestling is hosting a free clinic tomorrow, February 23, 2017 from 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm at the Axworthy RecPlex. Participants include Olympians, inner-city youth and new Canadian youth from Syria.