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Canada Life continues scholarship

Razia Naji is one of the the best and brightest of UWinnipeg’s Faculty of Business and Economics students who is a recipient of the Canada Life Business Student Scholarship and Work Placement Program.

New podcast brings UWinnipeg research questions to life

A new podcast profiles UWinnipeg researchers, the questions they have, and what they’re doing to find answers. The first episode provides insight into Dr. Craig Willis’s questions about managing wildlife diseases in the wake of global bat-borne pandemics like COVID-19.

2020 Manitoba Book Awards shortlist announced

The University of Winnipeg congratulates all of the nominees shortlisted for the 2020 Manitoba Book Awards/Les Prix du livre du Manitoba, which recognize excellence in Manitoba writing, book design, and publishing. Winners will be announced via media release on Friday, May 15. UWinnipeg faculty members and alumni that have been shortlisted include: Alexander Kennedy Isbister Award for Non-Fiction / …Read more >

Finding new puzzle pieces in physics

UWinnipeg’s neutrino physics team, spearheaded by Dr. Blair Jamieson, collaborating on the Tokai to Kamioka, publishes new findings today on antimatter.

Video message from Dr. Annette Trimbee

Alternative final grade options permitted for 2019-2020 courses

Due to the COVID-19 public health emergency, University of Winnipeg students — including undergraduate, honours, and graduate students —may choose to exclude final grades in their grade point average (GPA) calculation for any course work completed in the Fall/Winter 2019-2020 and Winter 2020 terms (except for condensed Education courses that ended March 13). For courses …Read more >

UWinnipeg Indigenous health research receives $3.5 million boost

The University of Winnipeg has received funding from the Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) to support Kishaadigeh, an Indigenous-led health research project developed by and with Indigenous communities and organizations to empower health research initiatives that reflect their priorities.

Capturing Transgender History

UWinnipeg English student Jase Falk was awarded the Abe and Bertha Arnold Oral History Grant to assist in the Transgender Oral History Project.

June convocation ceremonies postponed

The University of Winnipeg will postpone its June convocation ceremonies to safeguard everyone’s well-being during the public health emergency. Our intention, circumstances permitting, is to hold these ceremonies in the fall. Every graduate deserves to attend their convocation. The delayed celebration does not impact your accomplishment in any way. You will still graduate in June and we will …Read more >

April 6: update for students — VW date extended to April 21

Voluntary Withdrawal date extended The Voluntary Withdrawal (VW) deadline for winter term (January 2020 – April 2020) and fall/winter term (September 2019 – April 2020) has now been extended to April 21, 2020. We recommend that you consult with your instructor and/or an academic advisor to see whether there are other options that could allow you …Read more >