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Dr. Annette Trimbee honoured with a blanket ceremony

The Indigenous Advisory Circle wrapped Dr. Trimbee in a Star Blanket during a virtual blanket ceremony in May. She is leaving her position at the end of July and moving to Edmonton, where her children reside, to become the new President and Vice-Chancellor of MacEwan University.

Articulating COVID-19

UWinnipeg’s Centre for Research in Cultural Studies (CRiCS) offers a series, COVID-19 and Cultural Studies: Articulating the Pandemic.

UWinnipeg receives NSERC grants to advance research

UWinnipeg received research funding from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada that will enable over $917,000 in research projects.

Celebrating Indigenous Summer Scholars

Canada’s National Indigenous Peoples Day takes place Sunday, June 21; a time to celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures, and outstanding achievements of First Nations, Inuit, and M├ętis peoples. One of the places where the leadership and talent of Indigenous students shines is the Indigenous Summer Scholars Program.

Data Science Stream now at UWinnipeg

Data scientists are one of the most sought after jobs, both in the private and public sectors. UWinnipeg’s new program will help you train to get this job.

English-Cree cookbook receives international recognition

The English and Cree cookbook that began as part of an Indigenous Studies field placement in Fisher River Cree Nation in 2012, has received international recognition as a Gourmand 2020 Spring Harvest Award Winner.

Pathways to Graduate Studies inspires Indigenous student research

For the second summer in a row, Indigenous students studying science at The University of Winnipeg are able to gain research experience and build a network with other Indigenous students, thanks to the Pathways to Graduate Studies (P2GS) program funded by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).

UWinnipeg professor to introduce new form of remote learning

Professor Dr. Sheri-Lynn Skwarchuk will be delivering her Applied Child Development through a non-online format this fall to accommodate students without internet access.

Ancient DNA provides new insight into early peopling of Caribbean

A new study by an international team of researchers that includes UWinnipeg researchers, Dr. Yadira Chinique de Armas, Dr. Mirjana Roksandic, and Dr. Ivan Roksandic, sheds new light on how the Caribbean was settled thousands of years ago.

UWinnipeg receives SSHRC grants for research

UWinnipeg received research funding from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council that totals close to $250,000 in grants that will enable four talented researchers in a variety of projects.