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MAIG student recognized with CBC Manitoba Future 40 Award

University of Winnipeg MAIG student Tammy Wolfe has been recognized with a CBC Manitoba Future 40 Award.

Theatre season opens with new work created and performed online

A virtual performance that tells the story of an unlikely friendship made during a time of isolation opens The University of Winnipeg Department of Theatre and Film’s 2020/21 season.

UWinnipeg is home to the most sustainable campus meals

Thanks to Diversity Food Services, UWinnipeg is once again the top-ranked campus in the food and dining category in AASHE’s annual Sustainable Campus Index, topping 500-plus other institutions from 14 different countries.

Masks, excercise and masks during COVID

Wearing facemasks while exercising, although uncomfortable, is the new normal in helping to stop the spread of COVID-19. Dr. Yannick Molgat-Seon and colleagues from across North America determine if face masks affect breathing during exercise.

Wii Chiiwaakanak launches Virtual Toy Drive

As part of their annual Holiday Dinner, the Wii Chiiwaakanak Learning Centre has set up a Virtual Toy Drive to make sure families are able to celebrate the holiday season.

Community-based study aims to decolonize Canadian Food Guide

Taylor Wilson’s research into decolonizing the Canadian Food Guide has been published in the Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development.

Monitoring the impact of climate change in Boreal region

University of Winnipeg Postdoctoral Scholar Dr. Matthew Morison is examining how carbon moves and is stored in forested watersheds in an effort to better understand the impact of climate change on ecosystems.

UWinnipeg Covid-19 Update

To students, faculty, and staff: Earlier today, public health officials further increased restrictions in the Winnipeg Metro Region and throughout Manitoba. We have confirmed that the additional restrictions do not affect the classes, labs, and research activities that are already authorized to take place on campus – as these adhere to safety protocols under the …Read more >

UWinnipeg launches Master In Environmental & Social Change

The University of Winnipeg has launched a new two-year master program that will train graduates to address complex human-environmental issues. The newly developed Master in Environmental & Social Change (MESC) will help to propel Manitoba’s growing environmental industries by equipping graduates and future leaders with skills in both the natural and social sciences. “From the …Read more >

UWinnipeg student group aims to strengthen campus community

A University of Winnipeg student group is helping other student groups build an online presence and connect with students. UW Impact, which is mostly made up of applied computer science students, is offering to provide free websites to all approved student groups as an initiative to help reach out to and engage with more students. …Read more >