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UWinnipeg heats up with ‘Arcadia’

UWinnipeg’s presents Tom Stoppard’s radiant and witty ‘Arcadia’, directed by faculty member Shelagh Carter.  The show runs at the Asper Centre for Theatre and Film from February 12 – 16, 2019.

UWinnipeg team to compete in national ethics challenge

The University of Winnipeg was well represented at the regional Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Society Ethics Challenge in Winnipeg on Saturday, February 9. The team of Justin Makus, Hans Perera, and Eliza Massey — all in UWinnipeg’s Faculty of Business and Economics — defeated teams from the University of Saskatchewan, University of Manitoba, and University …Read more >

2019 Louis Riel Day Closures

The University of Winnipeg and The Collegiate are closed for Louis Riel Day, Monday, February 18, 2019 and will reopen on Tuesday, February 19, 2019. This includes the Library, The Duckworth Centre, and the Axworthy Health and RecPlex. Exceptions Elements – 599 Portage Ave Open from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Garbonzo’s Open from 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm Stella’s at …Read more >

UWinnipeg lands $250,000 Weston Seeding Food Innovation grant

A cutting-edge University of Winnipeg research project could transform the way we produce food, allowing farmers in Canada and beyond to care for large prairie crops as efficiently as a backyard garden, thanks to a $250,000 Weston Seeding Food Innovation grant.

A symposium on fighting extremism in youth

UWinnipeg’s Post Doctoral Fellow Dr. Kawser Ahmed presents a symposium radicalism extremism in youth and how to shift and intervene in radicalization.

Popular global thought leader Slavoj Žižek to speak at UWinnipeg

Žižek is a world-renowned philosopher who has been called “the Elvis of cultural theory”. He will speak at UWinnipeg this spring on Thursday, April 18, 2019 as UWinnipeg’s next Axworthy Distinguished Lecture.

CKUW Fundrive begins this week

UWinnipeg’s community radio station needs your support during the CKUW Fundrive from Friday, Febrauary 8- 15, 2019. Call and pledge some cash!

Advancing reconciliation across Canada

The University of Winnipeg has officially launched an innovative national educational program — Indigenous Insights — with Canadian National Railway (CN) signing on as the premiere partner.

UWinnipeg student earns Sons of Italy Award

UWinnipeg’s Lucas Mosienko has earned the Sons of Italy Legacy Award.

Kristi Kenyon on city’s first Human Rights Committee of Council

The University of Winnipeg’s Global College congratulates Assistant Professor Kristi Kenyon on her appointment to the City of Winnipeg’s first Human Rights Committee of Council.