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Superb presentation leads to coveted award for UWinnipeg bat researcher

UWinnipeg master’s student, Nicole Dorville, received a coveted student award for her presentation at the 2018 North American Society for Bat Research symposium in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.

A tale of two centres at UWinnipeg

UWinnipeg is pleased to announce the official opening of the Centre for Research in Cultural Studies (CRiCS) and the re-opening of the Centre for Research in Young People’s Texts and Cultures (CRYTC).

UWinnipeg’s Holiday Hours

The University of Winnipeg (including the Foundation) is closed beginning Friday, December 21 until Wednesday, January 2, 2019.  UWinnipeg opens again on Thursday, January 3, 2019.  The first day of classes is Monday, January 7, 2019.   We wish you and your family joy and health for the holidays and all the best for the New …Read more >

UWinnipeg team to use VR in testing episodic and spatial memory

Innovative research using virtual reality gaming to test episodic and spatial memory is about to take place at UWinnipeg.

Read the Fall 2018 issue of UWinnipeg Magazine

The Fall 2018 issue of UWinnipeg Magazine is now available online. UWinnipeg Magazine highlights recent news, initiatives, and successes of the UWinnipeg community. At UWinnipeg, our programs go beyond classrooms and textbooks — they provide students with skills like critical thinking, communication, and problem solving to help them thrive in the workforce. This issue highlights a …Read more >

AI research at UWinnipeg creates tools to improve health

UWinnipeg Professor Simon Liao prepares students for an applied computer science career through research projects that use AI to solve practical problems.

New book on Old Norse mythology

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Andrew McGillivray, has launched a new book titled “Influences of Pre-christian Mythology and Christianity on Old Norse Poetry: A Narrative Study of Vafþrúðnismál”.

UWinnipeg alum wins 2018 Manitoba Human Rights Commitment Award

Award winning playwright, actor, director, and UWinnipeg alum Daniel Thau-Eleff is receiving the 2018 Manitoba Human Rights Commitment Award for his work in addressing challenging issues regarding justice and human rights through theatre.

Laurel Repski is retiring

UWinnipeg is hosting a retirement party on Friday, December 7, at 2:30 pm in Convocation Hall, to honour Laurel Repski’s 12 years of service as the VP of Human Resources, Audit, Campus Sustainability and Health and Safety.  Everyone is welcome to attend.