Feature Story

Dr. Julie Nagam is Nuit Blanche Toronto’s artistic director

Dr. Julie Nagam is this year’s inaugural artistic director who will have the challenge to take North America’s largest public art exhibition online.

Tracking COVID-19 vaccines: UWinnipeg alumna aims to inform the public

Alumna Dr. Erica Moodie and her colleague Dr. Nicole Basta are co-leading a team of researchers who, together, have created a new website to track the progress of COVID-19 vaccines across the world.

UWinnipeg biologist heads Canadian Aquatic Resources Section

UWinnipeg biologist Dr. Caleb Hasler is the president of the Canadian Aquatic Resources Section (CARS), American Fisheries Society (AFS). He has been tasked to coordinate a virtual Canada Session for the 150th Meeting of the American Fisheries Society.

Meet Indigenous Summer Scholar Cadie Arbez-Rondeau

She will be looking for antibiotic lead compounds in Indigenous medicinal plants from the Prairie Provinces.

P2GS program promotes STEM research

The Pathways to Graduate Studies program gives undergraduate Indigenous students a chance to explore research opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

UWinnipeg’s weather station receives upgrades

The station now allows for wireless readings with a more stable internet connection, weather updates that are free, and updates every five minutes.

Medical Physics Summer Student Symposium

UWinnipeg and UManitoba held the annual Medical Physics Summer Student Symposium via Zoom earlier this month.

UWinnipeg collaborates with Super-Kamiokande

Several UWinnipeg students are working with Dr. Blair Jamieson as part of the international collaboration contributing to the calibration of the Super-Kamiokande*, the world’s largest water Cherenkov detector.

2020 Indigenous History Essay Prize winner

Future doctor and neuroscientist Emma Anderson is the winner of the 2019-2020 Indigenous History Essay Prize.

Meet Indigenous Scholar Sierra Hill

Sierra Hill is working with UWinnipeg’s art historian Dr. Serena Keshavjee’s exhibition ‘The Visual Culture of Ghosts’.