Posted on: 09/15/17 | Author: Communications
The latest issue of Lögberg-Heimskringla, a newspaper that covers news, people, and events in the Icelandic community of North America and Iceland, features The University of Winnipeg, its founding colleges, and the Icelandic community in Manitoba. Nearly half of the September 15 issue is devoted to this history. UWinnipeg coverage in the edition includes: • …Read more >
Posted on: 08/30/17 | Author: Communications
WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg is pleased to honour Dr. R.M (Bob) Kozminski, at the 2017 Duff Roblin Award Dinner, to be held Thursday, October 26, at The Fort Garry Hotel. The Duff Roblin Award recognizes outstanding Manitobans for their commitment to education and community. An alumnus of The University of Winnipeg (BA …Read more >
Posted on: 08/10/17 | Author: Communications
Duo movie makers and UWinnipeggers Milos Mitrovic and Conor Sweeney are off to the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) to premiere their film, homer_b.
Posted on: 07/20/17 | Author: Communications
The Truth and Reconciliation Web Archive is a pilot project aimed at preserving and providing access to websites related to the work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) and responses to its Calls to Action.
Posted on: 07/04/17 | Author: Communications
Since arriving in Winnipeg from the war-torn country of South Sudan, David Atem has made an impact on the lives of countless immigrant students at The University of Winnipeg. For his work as a passionate academic advisor and tireless community supporter, Atem has received Menno Simons College’s (MSC) 2017 Distinguished Alumnus Award. When he graduated …Read more >
Posted on: 05/26/17 | Author: Communications
The University of Winnipeg kick started Pride week with an inaugural Queer Cocktail Party. UWinnipeg wants to thank everyone who came out to show their pride.
Posted on: 05/23/17 | Author: Communications
The University of Winnipeg Alumni Association is proud to recognize Dr. Marlys Koschinsky, alumna of both The Collegiate and The University of Winnipeg, as the recipient of the Distinguished Alumni award. As the Scientific and Executive Director of the Robarts Research Institute, Koschinsky is internationally renowned for her innovative research into lipoproteins and cardiovascular …Read more >
Posted on: 04/24/17 | Author: Communications
The University of Winnipeg offers sincere congratulations to alumna Katherena Vermette, who this weekend won several prestigious literary awards. Her novel The Break, published by House of Anansi Press, won the McNally Robinson Book of the Year at the 29th annual Manitoba Book Awards, also winning the Margaret Laurence Award for Fiction as well as …Read more >
Posted on: 04/06/17 | Author: Communications
Jonathan Kornelsen, is finishing up his education practicum teaching biology at West Kildonan High School. With the help of professors and staff members at UWinnipeg, he is making the study of genetics more interesting for his students using fruit flies he obtained with the help of UWinnipeg physiological technologist Desiree Nickel.
Posted on: 03/16/17 | Author: Communications
Opportunities for invaluable work experience and financial assistance will continue to be available to students in The University of Winnipeg’s Faculty of Business and Economics thanks to the enduring support of Great-West Life. The University of Winnipeg Foundation and The Faculty of Business and Economics are pleased to announce that Great-West Life will continue to …Read more >