UWinnipeg Film Festival announces 2020 line-up

The 2020 UWPG Film Festival includes 65 short films, documentaries, experimental, animations and multimedia works from post-secondary students from 28 countries around the world.

Students create computer programming contest

A duo of undergraduate students decided they needed to flex their mathematical and computer science problem-solving muscles and created a contest for their colleagues.

2020/21 New Directions in Classics

New Directions in Classics returns for its fourth rendition of interesting and engaging lectures that shine a new light on the classics.

Winter 2021 Term Update

Dear Students, I’d like to extend my sincere gratitude for your patience and adaptability as the challenges of the global pandemic affect your valued university experience. Over the past seven months, we’ve made a remarkable shift to remote delivery and alternative programming. While not ideal, this situation is enhanced by the resilience of our student …Read more >

Faculty and staff excellence to be recognized at Convocation

The University of Winnipeg is pleased to recognize 10 exceptional members of the UWinnipeg community at the upcoming Autumn Convocation.

Get Greek!

The new ‘classic’ Hoi Polloi Logoi app has launched to help students of Ancient Greek master verb forms.

UWinnipeg classes not affected by new restrictions

Manitoba public health officials have changed the Pandemic Response System caution level to orange (“restricted”) for the Winnipeg metropolitan region, effective September 28.   The additional restrictions do not affect the classes, labs, and research activities that are already authorized to take place on campus — as these adhere to safety protocols under the existing …Read more >

Diversity Food Services expands to campus-wide delivery

Diversity Food Services is now delivering their scratch-made meals to offices and classrooms across campus on their website. “Diversity is committed to feeding The University of Winnipeg community fresh, healthy, and sustainable food,” said Ian Vickers, Diversity’s Chief Operating Officer. “It’s important to our team that we do everything we can to accomplish this.” When …Read more >

Javier Schwersensky named CEO of UWinnipeg Foundation

The University of Winnipeg Foundation is pleased to announce that Javier Schwersensky has been appointed to the role of President and CEO. Beginning October 19, 2020, he will assume responsibility for the day-to-day management of the Foundation’s operations.   Schwersensky is a skilled leader with 17 years of experience in the non-profit sector. He has …Read more >

UWinnipeg biologist heads Canadian Aquatic Resources Section

UWinnipeg biologist Dr. Caleb Hasler is the president of the Canadian Aquatic Resources Section (CARS), American Fisheries Society (AFS). He has been tasked to coordinate a virtual Canada Session for the 150th Meeting of the American Fisheries Society.