Faculty of Kinesiology

UWinnipeg’s YMCA-YWCA Women of Distinction

Three highly accomplished women who are part of the University of Winnipeg community were honoured with 2015 YMCA-YWCA Women of Distinction Awards on Wednesday, May 6. The University of Winnipeg offers sincere congratulations to: Dr. Anna Stokke – Community Activism & Social Enterprise Dr. Stokke is an Associate Professor, Mathematics and Statistics at UWinnipeg. Her …Read more >

Canadian Footwear donates new shoes for teens

 Youth enrolled in UWinnipeg’s Sun Life Diabetes Awareness & Education Program benefit with high quality footwear Brian Scharfstein, President of Canadian Footwear, donates shoes to Winnipeg teens   WINNIPEG, MB –Today 26 students from Gordon Bell High School got to put their best foot forward. Brian Scharfstein, President of Canadian Footwear, donated 26 pairs of …Read more >

Join Us As We Celebrate A New Era

It’s an exciting time for those of us who teach, study, and conduct research in the area of Kinesiology, and who coach, plan, and lead athletic programming at The University of Winnipeg. What began with a few courses fifty years ago is today the Gupta Faculty of Kinesiology and Applied Health. Please join us as …Read more >

Fundraising dinner for Gupta Faculty of Kinesiology & Applied Health

The University of Winnipeg community will hold a fundraising dinner this fall in support of its newly-named Gupta Faculty of Kinesiology & Applied Health.  The year 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of kinesiology courses being offered at The University of Winnipeg. The UWinnipeg community celebrates this milestone as it embarks on a new era of research and excellence in partnership with …Read more >

Research and programs at work in Kinesiology and Applied Health

RESEARCH AND PROGRAMS AT WORK: Gupta Faculty of Kinesiology and Applied Health UNITED Health & RecPlex – June 2014 GREAT-WEST LIFE HEALTHY CAMPUS AND RESEARCH CENTRE Heads Up Concussion Institute  The Heads Up Concussion Institute was established in 2012 with three pillars of action  – Prevention, Management and Research of concussions. The Institute is active in …Read more >

Honouring Graduating Students

Every student has a story worth celebrating.

CMCC and UWinnipeg sign articulation agreement

WINNIPEG, MB  — An articulation agreement between the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC) and The University of Winnipeg (UWinnipeg) was signed today, creating a new academic pathway for qualified students to concurrently complete a Bachelor of Science, Kinesiology degree (Honours) and a Doctor of Chiropractic degree in seven years, instead of eight. It is the …Read more >

UWinnipeg diabetes team empowering inner city youth

  Team to share early successes of the Sun Life Youth Diabetes Awareness and Education Program at international conference Program supporters Canadian Footwear and Roblin Athletics donated shoes and advised students on the benefits of proper footwear in an active lifestyle – Brian Sharfstein from Canadian Footwear fitting one of the Grade 11 Gordon Bell …Read more >

Program to prevent diabetes among inner city youth under way

The UWinnipeg Sun Life Diabetes Awareness and Education Program began this week; the first participants are 21 grade nine and 10 students from UWinnipeg’s Collegiate Model School.

Former foster kids find support at UWinnipeg

This fall, 12 former foster children will have their tuition and expenses covered by UWinnipeg’s innovative Tuition Waiver Program.