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UWinnipeg Holiday Closures

The University of Winnipeg wishes all faculty, staff, students, their families, and the community a happy and healthy holiday  season.  The University  and the Collegiate will be closed Friday, December 20 at 4:30 pm to Wednesday, January 1, 2020. The University will reopen on Thursday, January 2. Exceptions include: Diversity Food Services locations and hours of …Read more >

SSHRC funds Dr. Ivan Roksandic’s study of Xavante sacred space

The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada has awarded Dr. Ivan Roksandic with a Trans-Atlantic Platform Grant worth over $97,000 to expand his research into the colonization of the sacred places of the Xavante territory of Marãiwatsédé and São Marcos.

UWinnipeg launches Centre for Access to Information and Justice

A new Centre for Access to Information and Justice opened at The University of Winnipeg this fall, a leading international hub for public interest research on matters of freedom of information and access to justice in Canada and beyond.

Remembering 14 women who lost their lives

A message from Dr. Annette Trimbee I invite The University of Winnipeg community to pause and remember 14 women whose lives were cut short in a tragic mass shooting thirty years ago, on December 6, 1989, at École Polytechnique in Montreal.  This evening, Wesley Hall will be lit up orange to commemorate The National Day of …Read more >

Significant RBC donation invests in tomorrow’s leaders

A dynamic, community-based program that exposes students to real-world work experience and cross-cultural relationships, while deepening Winnipeg’s inner-city resilience, expands as the result of a generous $500,000 gift, from RBC’s Future Launch. The University of Winnipeg’s Inner-City Work Study program is a partnership initiated by Winnipeg City Councillor Brian Mayes in 2017, with support from …Read more >

First Master in Management grads excel in senior roles

The first cohort of graduates from the Master in Management program are already making big impacts in their fields.

Practicum sparks lifelong stand against gender-based violence

UWinnipeg student, Keziah Toews is combining her photography skills with her passion for human rights to bring members of the Winnipeg community together as part of the international 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence campaign that runs November 25 to December 10.

Institute of Urban Studies celebrates a milestone year

The Institute of Urban Studies celebrated its Golden Anniversary in 2019 with a new speaker series, expanded student paper contest, and the naming of a new director in July.

Library project celebrates UN Year of Indigenous languages

Indigenous studies and history student, Elmer Gilbert Clarke spent his summer poring over books in UWinnipeg’s library, searching through texts for Ojibwa, Cree and Michif, as part of UWinnipeg’s Indigenous Summer Scholars program.

Future Student Night 2019

Hundreds of prospective students and their parents packed the Dr. David F. Anderson Gymnasium on Tuesday, November 26, for Future Student Night. The evening featured a wide variety of interactive displays highlighting The University of Winnipeg’s faculties and departments, tours around campus, and the opportunity to talk with deans, professors, and current students. Here are …Read more >