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Mutant fruit flies inspire future scientists

For the past five years, UWinnipeg biology professor Dr. Alberto Civetta, has taken a break from his UWinnipeg lab, where he researches evolutionary genetics, to volunteer at Science Rendezvous Winnipeg, hosting a fun, hands-on activity detecting mutants in fruit flies.

2019 Easter Weekend Hours

The University of Winnipeg and the Collegiate will be closed for Good Friday, April 19, 2019. This includes Starbucks, Garbonzo’s,  Axworthy RecPlex and the Duckworth and Fitness Centre. The exceptions are: Good Friday, April 19 Elements Open 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Garbonzo’s Open 11:00 am to 1:00 am  and Stella’s Easter Sunday, April 21 Elements Open …Read more >

The passing of Dr. Marsha Hanen, past UWinnipeg President

The UWinnipeg community is saddened by the passing of Dr. Marsha Hanen, who served as The University of Winnipeg’s President & Vice-Chancellor from 1989 – 1999. She passed away on Saturday, April 13 at her home in Victoria, BC.  A memorial and burial is planned for Thursday, April 18 in Victoria (click here for details …Read more >

UWinnipeg hosts 2019 Manitoba Neuroscience Network Meeting

The Manitoba Neuroscience Network’s 2019 Scientific Meeting will be held at The University of Winnipeg on Friday, June 7, co-chaired by UWinnipeg Psychology Lecturer Dr. Domenico Di Curzio and Associate Biology Professor Dr. Renée Douville.

Final UWinnipeg theatre show is an original piece

WINNIPEG, MB – The final production of the season, FERN, is an original devised theatre piece directed by senior performance student Tanner Manson, and developed collaboratively with recent graduates Johanna Burdon, Victoria Hill, Edward Wiebe, and the Department of Theatre and Film. “FERN is an examination of the essence of humanity, on an individual’s soul, …Read more >

The 2019 3MT™ winners

Today, 15 sharp graduate students from a range of disciplines, showed nerves of steel and presented their research in only three minutes.

UWinnipeg physicist inspires future scientists

Join the The University of Winnipeg and the University of Manitoba for a free day of fun and discovery. Science Rendezvous, Canada’s largest science and engineering festival, takes place on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the University of Manitoba’s Fort Garry campus.

The 2019 UWinnipeg “Intrepid Scholars”

UWinnipeg students and academic superstars Julia Antonyshyn and Bronwyn Delacruz have earned the prestigious Sir William Stephenson Scholarships, also known as the Intrepid.  Both of these exceptional students are UWinnipeg Collegiate graduates, and both share an invested interest in the environment. To learn more about each scholar please click on their names at Antonyshyn and Delacruz These …Read more >

Meet Intrepid Scholar Bronwyn Delacruz

Sir William Stephenson Scholar Bronwyn Delacruz is a UWinnipeg Collegiate graduate who is now pursuing her Bachelor of Science degree Honours in biopsychology.

Meet Intrepid Scholar Julia Antonyshyn

Sir William Stephenson Scholar Julia Antonyshyn is a UWinnipeg Collegiate graduate who is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts Honours degree in environmental studies.