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UWinnipeg receives over $1 million in SSHRC grants for research

UWinnipeg received research funding from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) that totals $1,371,889 in numerous grants that will enable eleven talented researchers in a variety of projects.

Using stats for dengue fever research

Dr. Shakhawat Hossain, uses statistical modeling and other inference methods to find solutions to the spread of dengue fever.

UWinnipegger selected as Canadian Writer-in-Residence

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Sharanpal Ruprai is the 2019–20 Canadian Writer-in-Residence at the the University of Calgary that begins this September.

New tool designed to improve children’s literacy and numeracy

UWinnipeg professor Sheri-Lynn Skwarchuk and a grassroots Manitoba team are creating a new support tool to help parents advance their children’s numeracy and literacy skills.

Three UWinnipeg students go behind the scenes at UN

In early June, three UWinnipeg political science students had a chance to immerse themselves in the political dynamics of the United Nations during an intensive UN summer school program.

UWinnipeg videographer completes new film

Will Jones, a videographer in the Centre for Academic Technology at UWinnipeg, has followed up his first documentary film, Iced: The Lost History of Hockey at The University of Winnipeg,with Schmockey Night, which chronicles a quirky event that showcased the best of Winnipeg kitsch in the cause of charity. The annual Schmockey Night lasted from 1953 …Read more >