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UWinnipeg actors perform “The Love of the Nightingale”

The University of Winnipeg’s Department of Theatre and Film presents The Love of the Nightingale, by Timberlake Wertenbaker, February 11 – 15, 2020.

New report outlines bold actions to prepare graduates to succeed

Manitoba universities and colleges, in conjunction with the Business Council of Manitoba, have unveiled a new strategic action plan that outlines a bold vision for delivering the knowledge and skills that graduates need to drive Manitoba’s economy forward and thrive in the ever-evolving workforce.

Fisher River Cree Nation English-Cree cookbook now available

The University of Winnipeg celebrated the launch of a new English and Cree cookbook, reprinted from The Forgotten Traditional Foods of Fisher River, which shares recipes, teachings, and stories of traditional foods and its importance in improving the health and well-being of the community.

Remembering 14 women who lost their lives

A message from Dr. Annette Trimbee I invite The University of Winnipeg community to pause and remember 14 women whose lives were cut short in a tragic mass shooting thirty years ago, on December 6, 1989, at École Polytechnique in Montreal.  This evening, Wesley Hall will be lit up orange to commemorate The National Day of …Read more >

Significant RBC donation invests in tomorrow’s leaders

A dynamic, community-based program that exposes students to real-world work experience and cross-cultural relationships, while deepening Winnipeg’s inner-city resilience, expands as the result of a generous $500,000 gift, from RBC’s Future Launch. The University of Winnipeg’s Inner-City Work Study program is a partnership initiated by Winnipeg City Councillor Brian Mayes in 2017, with support from …Read more >

First Master in Management grads excel in senior roles

The first cohort of graduates from the Master in Management program are already making big impacts in their fields.

Institute of Urban Studies celebrates a milestone year

The Institute of Urban Studies celebrated its Golden Anniversary in 2019 with a new speaker series, expanded student paper contest, and the naming of a new director in July.

Future Student Night 2019

Hundreds of prospective students and their parents packed the Dr. David F. Anderson Gymnasium on Tuesday, November 26, for Future Student Night. The evening featured a wide variety of interactive displays highlighting The University of Winnipeg’s faculties and departments, tours around campus, and the opportunity to talk with deans, professors, and current students. Here are …Read more >

Indigenous science students form UWinnipeg AISES chapter

University of Winnipeg biochemistry student, Evan Loeb, and honours physics student, Melissa Anderson, are leading the way for Indigenous students studying science to have increased access to networking, peer support, and mentorship during their studies. They are inviting all Indigenous students studying science to join them as they form UWinnipeg’s first chapter of The American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES).

Culture Wars explored in new book by Dr. Jason Hannan

Dr. Jason Hannan, Associate Professor in the Department of Rhetoric, Writing, and Communications, has just published his new book, Ethics Under Capital: MacIntyre, Communication, and the Culture Wars.