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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.

Practicum sparks lifelong stand against gender-based violence

UWinnipeg student, Keziah Toews is combining her photography skills with her passion for human rights to bring members of the Winnipeg community together as part of the international 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence campaign that runs November 25 to December 10.

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.

Library project celebrates UN Year of Indigenous languages

Indigenous studies and history student, Elmer Gilbert Clarke spent his summer poring over books in UWinnipeg’s library, searching through texts for Ojibwa, Cree and Michif, as part of UWinnipeg’s Indigenous Summer Scholars program.

GMB Chomichuk is the 2020 Carol Shields Writer in Residence

Award-winning writer and illustrator, GMB Chomichuk is the 2020 Carol Shields Writer in Residence.

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).

UWinnipeg geography prof leads study on extreme weather events

According to a recently published research by UWinnipeg associate professor and Canada Research Chair, Dr. Nora Casson, and Dr. Alix Contosta, of the University of New Hampshire, winter weather whiplash events have a big impact on ecosystems and communities.

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.

UWinnipeg’s Wesmen Coding Team best in Manitoba

University of Winnipeg students Dilbarjot Randhawa, Aalekh Patel, and Harsh Patel of the Wesmen Coding Team have reason to celebrate. They were the top Manitoba team competing at the North American Region Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) at the University of Manitoba, Saturday, November 9.

Dr. Christopher Wiebe elected fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry

Canada Research Chair and University of Winnipeg Professor, Dr. Christopher Wiebe, has been named a fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) for his outstanding contributions to the advancement of chemistry.