Campus News

UWinnipeg welcomes hundreds of students at 2019 Open House

Hundreds of high school students, teachers and parents from across the city attended UWinnipeg’s 2019 Open House on Wednesday, February 20, 2019.

Kristi Kenyon on city’s first Human Rights Committee of Council

The University of Winnipeg’s Global College congratulates Assistant Professor Kristi Kenyon on her appointment to the City of Winnipeg’s first Human Rights Committee of Council.

Eighth Annual PACE Cultural Evening a great success

Attendees at UWinnipeg’s eighth annual PACE Cultural Evening enjoyed Filipino ballads, Punjabi song and dance, traditional Japanese drumming, a Bachati dance performance and more in a fun lively celebration of multiculturalism in Canada.

UWinnipeg researchers collaborate on discovery of 6,000-year-old skeleton

Three University of Winnipeg professors recently published research on the oldest known burial from the Caribbean coast after the discovery of ancestral remains of a nearly 6,000-year-old Nicaraguan Indigenous woman.

Blanket ceremony honours UWinnipeg’s Indigenous language faculty

A blanket ceremony held Wednesday, January 23 honoured longtime University of Winnipeg Indigenous language instructors Ida Bear and Annie Boulanger, for their commitment to teaching Indigenous languages.

Three new $17,500 entrance scholarships support history students

Thanks to the generosity of The Winnipeg Foundation, three $17,500 entrance scholarships will soon be available for incoming students. “This wonderful initiative from The Winnipeg Foundation reflects the depth of expertise in Canadian and Indigenous history in the two history departments, and provides nationally competitive financial support for graduate student historical research,” said James Hanley, …Read more >

Eighth annual PACE Cultural Evening celebrates diversity

The University of Winnipeg Professional, Applied and Continuing Education (PACE) is hosting their eighth annual Cultural Evening at the Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) on Friday, January 18 from 6:00 – 10:00 pm.

Read the Fall 2018 issue of UWinnipeg Magazine

The Fall 2018 issue of UWinnipeg Magazine is now available online. UWinnipeg Magazine highlights recent news, initiatives, and successes of the UWinnipeg community. At UWinnipeg, our programs go beyond classrooms and textbooks — they provide students with skills like critical thinking, communication, and problem solving to help them thrive in the workforce. This issue highlights a …Read more >

Three UWinnipeg Alumni Elected To City Council

The University of Winnipeg community congratulates three UWinnipeg graduates who were elected as Winnipeg city councillors last night.  John Orlikow (BA 97 Political Science), City Councillor: River Heights Sherri Rollins (BA 99 Conflict Resolution), City Councillor: Fort Rouge-East Fort Garry Devi Sharma (BA 94), City Councillor: Old Kildonan We are very proud to count them among …Read more >

Red Ribbon Walk of Solidarity for MMIWG2S

On Thursday, October 4, The University of Winnipeg honoured the lives of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls, and Two-Spirit People (MMIGW2S) during a walk of solidarity. Staff, students, and faculty members all participated — raising community awareness and demonstrating support for the families and survivors of this national tragedy. The walk originated at both …Read more >