Faculty of Science
Posted on: 11/26/19 | Author: Communications
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).
Posted on: 08/14/19 | Author: Communications
It has been a busy spring and summer for The University of Winnipeg’s Department of Chemistry, as 25 students and faculty members have presented their research work at conferences across the country, taking home a number of awards recognizing their research excellence.
Posted on: 07/25/19 | Author: Communications
UWinnipeg’s chemistry Bachelor of Science degree programs have been accredited by the Canadian Society for Chemistry.
Posted on: 06/10/19 | Author: Communications
Michelle Trudel, Erica Mitchell, and Mamneet (Sheena) Gurm spent a week in Nunavut this spring, the second year in a row that Let’s Talk Science sent a UWinnipeg volunteer team to the Arctic.
Posted on: 05/08/19 | Author: Communications
When UWinnipeg students Chelsea Lukawy, Chantal Cloutier, Shiven Shridhar and Spas Nikolov finished exams this year, they headed north to volunteer with Let’s Talk Science, bringing a series of fun, science-related workshops to Duke of Marlborough School in Churchill, Manitoba.
Posted on: 04/22/19 | Author: Communications
For the past five years, UWinnipeg biology professor Dr. Alberto Civetta, has taken a break from his UWinnipeg lab, where he researches evolutionary genetics, to volunteer at Science Rendezvous Winnipeg, hosting a fun, hands-on activity detecting mutants in fruit flies.
Posted on: 03/21/19 | Author: Communications
Dr. James Currie, Provost and Vice-President, Academic is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Doug Goltz as Dean of Science for a five-year term starting July 1, 2019. A faculty member of UWinnipeg’s Chemistry department since 1997, Goltz became acting Dean of Science in 2017 and is also the current acting Dean of the …Read more >
Posted on: 03/20/19 | Author: Communications
The joy and enthusiasm of attendees and fellow volunteers has inspired UWinnipeg’s Dr. Tabitha Wood to volunteer with Science Rendezvous since the outreach program began in 2008. Anyone with a passion for science outreach is encouraged to participate.
Posted on: 02/28/19 | Author: Communications
UWinnipeg’s new AR virtual sandbox uses 3D visualization applications to demonstrate geographic concepts while allowing users to physically shape and contour sand.
Posted on: 12/13/18 | Author: Communications
UWinnipeg Professor Simon Liao prepares students for an applied computer science career through research projects that use AI to solve practical problems.