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UWinnipeg alumna is Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation Scholar

UWinnipeg alumna, community leader, and Weweni Future Scholar, Jarita Greyeyes has been selected as a Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation Scholar.

2019 Queer Alumni & Friends Cocktail Party photo gallery

The third annual Queer Alumni & Friends Cocktail Party was a hit with a crowd that keeps growing. Check out the fun, food and friends.

UWinnipeg alumnus delves into the world of cyber security

Philip Lafrance is making his mark in cryptography by standardizing quantum-safe protocols for use in the Internet, financial services, defence, health care, and automotive industries.

UWinnipeg trio attend international conference

Earlier this month UWinnipeg was well represented at the recent the International Physical Literacy Conference held in Winnipeg.

UWinnipeg PDF earns national Starkey-Robinson Award for research

UWinnipeg’s Postdoctoral Fellow (PDF) Dr. Jonathan Luedee is the 2019 Starkey-Robinson Award for Graduate Research on Canada.

Two-Spirit Archives finds home at UWinnipeg

The Two-Spirit* of Manitoba officially launched its archival collection at UWinnipeg as part of UWinnipeg’s Pride celebrations.

Todd Constable to receive Distinguished Alumni Award

The University of Winnipeg Alumni Association is proud to recognize Dr. Todd Constable as the recipient of its highest honour, the Distinguished Alumni Award. He will be honoured at the 2019 Spring Convocation ceremony to be held on the afternoon of Thursday, June 13 (2:30 pm). Following his 1984 graduation from The University of Winnipeg …Read more >

Hugh Grant appointed Dean of Business and Economics

Dr. James Currie, Provost and Vice-President, Academic is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Hugh Grant as Dean of Business and Economics for a five-year term starting July 1, 2019. A faculty member of UWinnipeg’s Department of Economics since 1986, Grant has previously served as the departmental chair (1993-99), as well as acting Associate …Read more >

Co-operative Enterprises provides students with a different view of business

With The University of Winnipeg’s Spring Convocation just around the corner, expect to see more students walking across the stage with a concentration in Co-operative Enterprises. Established in 2013, the Business Chair in Co-operative Enterprises has an increased interest from students due to its unique way of looking at the role of business in society. …Read more >

UWinnipeg celebrates the launch of Frozen Justice video series

UWinnipeg’s University Club was standing room only for the launch of Frozen Justice, a new video series that explores Canadian crime films, culture and society.