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UWinnipeg Update on COVID-19 Situation: Friday, March 13

To the UWinnipeg community, We are in the midst of a concerning public health situation, one that is evolving rapidly. I want you to know that senior administration is taking considered measures to safeguard the health of our students, faculty, staff, and campus visitors. The time to act is now so that we may help …Read more >

Campus Update On COVID-19 response

In keeping with federal and provincial health guidelines for COVID-19 and public health requests to reduce large-group interactions, The University of Winnipeg has chosen to postpone three upcoming events: the Awards Night of Excellence (Thursday, March 19), Graduation Pow Wow (Saturday, March 21), and Spring Feast (Friday, March 27). All participants will be directly advised …Read more >

Free film screening: nîpawistamâsowin: We Will Stand Up

UWinnipeg sociology students, along with Dr. Kimberley Ducey, and alumni Ivana Yellowback, are hosting a free film screening of the documentary, nîpawistamâsowin: We Will Stand Up, Thursday, March 12, 6:00 – 9:00 pm, in UWinnipeg’s Eckhardt Gramatté Hall.

UWinnipeg annual Spring Pow Wow cancelled

Celebrate the academic achievements of the graduating First Nation, Métis, and Inuit students during The University of Winnipeg’s 18th annual Spring Pow Wow on Saturday, March 21.

Alootook Ipellie: Walking both sides of an invisible border

Gallery 1C03 is pleased to host a touring exhibition honouring the work of Inuit artist and writer Alootook Ipellie (1951-2007).

UWinnipeg’s response to COVID-19

The health and safety of UWinnipeg faculty, staff, students, and visitors to campus is a top priority. Students can confidently continue their studies and staff should continue to come to work. The risk of acquiring COVID-19 in Manitoba remains very low, and there are currently no laboratory-confirmed cases identified in the province.  UWinnipeg is actively …Read more >

You are (t)here: an original UWinnipeg theatre production

A seven person ensemble of fourth-year theatre students explore the complexity of life’s journey in the original production, You are (t)here, performed at the Asper Centre for Theatre and Film, March 19 – 21, 2020.

Diversity recognized by LEAF Canada for sustainability excellence

Diversity Food Services was named the ‘Greenest Restaurant Over 10K Square Feet’ by LEAF Canada at the 2020 Restaurants Canada Show.

WestCAST 2020

A band of UWinnipegers made up of seven education students and three faculty members attended the Western Canadian Association for Student Teachers (WestCAST) conference at the University of British Columbia.

Trimbee leaving UWinnipeg to join MacEwan University

Dr. Annette Trimbee will leave her role as President and Vice-Chancellor of The University of Winnipeg at the end of July. She is moving to Edmonton where she will become the new President and Vice-Chancellor of MacEwan University, effective August 1, 2020.  “Dr. Trimbee’s impact has been significant and she has created a lasting legacy …Read more >