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MAIG student recognized with CBC Manitoba Future 40 Award

University of Winnipeg MAIG student Tammy Wolfe has been recognized with a CBC Manitoba Future 40 Award.

UWinnipeg is home to the most sustainable campus meals

Thanks to Diversity Food Services, UWinnipeg is once again the top-ranked campus in the food and dining category in AASHE’s annual Sustainable Campus Index, topping 500-plus other institutions from 14 different countries.

Masks, excercise and masks during COVID

Wearing facemasks while exercising, although uncomfortable, is the new normal in helping to stop the spread of COVID-19. Dr. Yannick Molgat-Seon and colleagues from across North America determine if face masks affect breathing during exercise.

Wii Chiiwaakanak launches Virtual Toy Drive

As part of their annual Holiday Dinner, the Wii Chiiwaakanak Learning Centre has set up a Virtual Toy Drive to make sure families are able to celebrate the holiday season.

Community-based study aims to decolonize Canadian Food Guide

Taylor Wilson’s research into decolonizing the Canadian Food Guide has been published in the Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development.

Monitoring the impact of climate change in Boreal region

University of Winnipeg Postdoctoral Scholar Dr. Matthew Morison is examining how carbon moves and is stored in forested watersheds in an effort to better understand the impact of climate change on ecosystems.

New study examines the influence of body size on social judgement

A new study by University of Winnipeg consumer behaviour expert Dr. Olya Bryksina examines how an individual’s body size impacts the way they are perceived by others.

UWinnipeg theatre team recognized for theatre arts excellence

Three members of The University of Winnipeg’s theatre department; Allison Loat, Brenda Gorlick, and Eric Blais; were recognized at the Winnipeg Theatre Awards, held virtually on Monday, November 2, and hosted by UWinnipeg alum, Melissa Langdon and Matthew Paris-Irvine.

Virtual Soapbox Science event celebrates women in STEM

Women in STEM will be highlighted at a Winnipeg Soapbox Science event taking place virtually on the Soapbox Science Youtube Channel, Saturday, November 7, at 11:00 am.

New video showcases collaborative digital agriculture project

The University of Winnipeg’s partnership with EMILI was featured at a virtual Agriculture Enlightened conference aimed at advancing collaboration between industry and academia.