UWinnipeg prof shortlisted for book prize

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Jenny Heijun Wills (English) is one of five writers that has been shortlisted for the $60K 2019 Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for Nonfiction.

David Suzuki, Stephen Lewis, Pam Palmater to speak on climate at UWinnipeg

Three of Canada’s most high-profile public advocates will be at The University of Winnipeg campus on Friday, October 4.

Noted British historian and academic speaks at UWinnipeg

Noted British historian and academic Diarmaid  MacCulloch is speaking at a free public lecture on Monday, September 30 at 9:30 in in room 2M70 on “The Reformation of the Sixteenth Century’

Jennifer Roblin to receive the 2019 Duff Roblin Award

The University of Winnipeg is pleased to honour Jennifer Roblin, dedicated donor and longtime friend to UWinnipeg, with the 2019 Duff Roblin Award — in recognition of her many contributions to education and community through visionary leadership, volunteerism, and philanthropy. She will receive the award at the thirteenth annual Duff Roblin Award Dinner on Wednesday, …Read more >

UWinnipeg launches search for new chancellor

Bob Silver commended for dedication to role and championing the institution Chancellor Bob Silver is stepping down from his role at The University of Winnipeg. Silver has served as chancellor since 2009.  As chancellor, Silver has been a tireless advocate for The University of Winnipeg in the community and within business and government circles. His …Read more >

Seven MLAs connected to the UWinnipeg community

The UWinnipeg community extends congratulations to all of the newly elected members of the Manitoba Legislature — proudly noting the following connections to The University of Winnipeg: Nello Altomare, Transcona — BED (1986),  BA (1990)  Uzoma Asagwara, Union Station — Wesmen student-athlete (2002-07)  Wab Kinew, Fort Rouge — Collegiate (1999), MA (2019) Cindy Lamoureux, Tyndall Park — BA (2015) …Read more >

New Directions in classics returns

UWinnipeg is shining light on classics with the return an eight-part lecture series, New Directions, which is open to the public and begins this September and runs until March. 

UWinnipeg’s Golden Key Chapter recognized four years in a row

For the fourth consecutive year, The University of Winnipeg Golden Key Chapter (UW-GK) academic student group has been awarded the highest recognition by the International Golden Key Honour Society — the Key Chapter Award. This recognition was publicized at the Golden Key International Summit this past July in Houston, Texas. It is awarded annually to …Read more >

Langside Learning Garden Opening

Everyone is welcome to the opening of the Langside Learning Garden this Friday, September 6, at 2:30 pm. There will be drumming, rock painting, and fun activities for all ages.

2019 Orientation Photo Gallery

First-year students received a warm welcome to the UWinnipeg community last week during the annual fall orientation festivities, which included campus tours, presentations on what to expect as a student at UWinnipeg, information on resources and services, and tips for a successful first year.