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KINect: Linking Research and Practice – open to all Nov 3

Everyone is invited to find out about the latest research faculty and students have been working on in the Gupta Faculty of Kinesiology and Applied Health. The event takes place Friday, November 3, 2017 from 2:30 to 4:30 pm in the Duckworth Centre (room 3D01). Here is a sample of the research that will be …Read more >

Talk on woman who painted World War I battlefields

A talk entitled ‘Mary Riter Hamilton (1868-1954): A Western Canadian Artist on the Battlefields of World War I’ takes place at UWinnipeg on Wednesday, November 1 at 12:30 pm in conjunction with the launch of the new book.

Ken Dryden visits Winnipeg to launch new book

Celebrated NHL Hall of Famer and legendary athlete Ken Dryden will be at McNally Robinson Booksellers on Thursday November 9 at 7:00 pm to launch his new book ‘Game Change: The Life and Death of Steve Montador, and the Future of Hockey ‘ (McClelland & Stewart).

The people that you meet on campus – the department assistants

Department Assistants are often the first point of contact for students, faculty and staff within the department. They have the institutional knowledge to provide answers to a wide range of questions. Meet some of our DA’s.

Screening Justice: Canadian Crime Films, Culture and Society

Screening Justice: Canadian Crime Films, Culture and Society  (Fernwood Publishing). What do Canadian films say about crime and justice in Canada? What purpose to Canadian crime films serve politically and culturally? Screening Justice is a scholarly exploration of films that focus on crime and justice in Canada that was released earlier this month.  Crime films …Read more >

C2C: Call to Conversation photo gallery

“A Call to Conversation” (C2C) successfully gathered over 140 community members, scholars, activists, artists, students, youth, and traditional knowledge holders to dialogue on the work that needs to be done for a more inclusive society.

Celebrating International Culture Day at UWinnipeg

Take a trip around the world and celebrate the diversity of cultures on UWinnipeg’s campus at the fourth annual International Culture Day event on Thursday, November 2.

Missing Numbers: females can help solve Canada’s innovation crisis

How can Canada do more to equip and empower girls and women to help solve its innovation crisis over the next 50 years? The University of Winnipeg’s Dr. Melanie Martin, professor of physics, has been selected to address this issue at the upcoming Canadian Science Policy Conference in Ottawa. The Missing Numbers panel will shed …Read more >

UWinnipeg instructor earns fellowship to study paleoart in England

UWinnipeg alumna and instructor Dr. Sarah Bezan is heading across the pond in January to begin a two-year fellowship at the University of Sheffield’s Animal Studies Research Centre in England thanks to a prestigious award. Bezan was recently selected as a Newton International Fellow, which is given annually to 40 early stage post-doctoral researchers from …Read more >

Senators host public forum on refugees Oct 24

Two Canadian Senators, the Honourable Jim Munson and the Honourable Salma Ataullahjan, are hosting a free, public event at The University of Winnipeg titled Finding Refuge in Canada: A Syrian Resettlement Story. Presented by the Department of Political Science at UWinnipeg, this is a community conversation and everyone is welcome. WHEN:     Tuesday, October 24  (coffee …Read more >