Tony’s Canteen re-opens on campus

Meet Randy – our new Tony WINNIPEG, MB – A much-loved meeting place at The University of Winnipeg – Tony’s Canteen – has re-opened to serve Collegiate and UWinnipeg students, a decade after it closed its doors. Tony’s was a central hub of life for decades at United College and the Collegiate, a place where …Read more >

Truth and Reconciliation at the Collegiate

The University of Winnipeg Collegiate is embarking on an exciting new venture in reconciliation with a spring course that will engage youth in the reconciliation process that begins Monday, May 1. 2017 and runs for eight weeks.

Leatherdale Hall takes shape

The exciting new addition to campus — Leatherdale Hall — is taking shape.  View the construction progress here.  

Model School success — eight more students graduate

WINNIPEG, MB –Autumn Monkman and Kyla-Alexis Bailey will proudly receive high school diplomas this week and both 18 year-olds are continuing their studies in September at The University of Winnipeg. The Model School at The University of Winnipeg Convocation takes place Wednesday, May 11th at 7:30 pm in the Duckworth Centre.  Eight students are graduating …Read more >

Congratulations Keneca, CIS top basketball player

The University of Winnipeg community congratulates alumna Keneca Pingue-Giles, CIS basketball player of the year. Read the Winnipeg Sun story here. In 2011, she received the prestigious Harry Jerome Award which honours excellence in African-Canadian achievement. Keneca Pingue-Giles got involved in sports through a Winnipeg Boys & Girls Club after-school program. She soon caught the …Read more >

Congrats to our grads Mihychuk and Carr- new federal ministers

University of Winnipeg President and Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Annette Trimbee, offers sincere congratulations to MaryAnn Mihychuk (Kildonan – St. Paul), who graduated from UWinnipeg with a Bachelor of Arts, Honours, in 1979 and Jim Carr (Winnipeg South Centre) a UWinnipeg Collegiate graduate, 1970 and Executive Director of UWinnipeg’s External Relations (in the 1980s). Prime Minister Justin …Read more >

Collegiate spring concert on April 1

All are invited to attend a “Spring Concert” which will be held on Wednesday April 1st, 2015 at Knox United Church (400 Edmonton Street) beginning at 7:00pm. The concert will feature the newly-formed Collegiate Concert Band and Choral Ensemble, as well as the University of Winnipeg Chamber Ensemble. Please come out to enjoy the performance …Read more >

Collegiate grad makes debut in Swan Lake

Sophia Lee, an alumna of The Collegiate at The University of Winnipeg, recently  debuted as a soloist in the Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s production of Swan Lake. Lee, who graduated from The Collegiate in May 2009, earned high praise in a review that appeared in the March 6 edition of the Winnipeg Free Press. “On behalf …Read more >

First Chantal Kreviazuk Opportunity Fund Bursary awarded

WINNIPEG, MB – Tracy Benjoe says she was “shocked and grateful” to learn she’s receiving the inaugural Chantal Kreviazuk Opportunity Fund Bursary. Benjoe, who is an adult learner with a nine-year old child, receives $1,000 to help her do the groundwork to one day become a teacher. Benjoe grew up on the Saskatchewan reserve of …Read more >

Collegiate students to hear from renowned cancer researcher

The University of Winnipeg Collegiate has been selected as the only high school in Manitoba to receive a student lecture during the Gairdner Foundation’s 2014 National Program. Dr. Harold Dvorak will deliver his student lecture “What does cancer have to do with a cut finger?” on Thursday, October 23, at 2:30 pm. Each year, the …Read more >