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UWinnipeg theatre and film has ‘Hope’

After an extensive search UWinnipeg is delighted to announce the appointment of Hope McIntyre as Assistant Professor in Performance, beginning July 1st, 2019.

Build from Within: New program the first of its kind in Canada

Twenty-seven students from six high schools in Winnipeg’s north end are participating in the new Build from Within teacher development program.

Seven UWinnipeg Youth-in-Care Tuition Waiver students graduate

UWinnipeg congratulates the seven Opportunity Fund Youth-In-Care Tuition Waiver students graduating this Spring. This is the largest cohort in a graduation class since its inception in 2012.

UWinnipeg student is bound for Florence

Chelsea Bonan is in Florence, Italy this summer thanks to a full-scholarship from the Italian Cultural Institute, Toronto allowing her to attend an Italian language school.

Wu Chung Scholar graduates this spring

Huiqi Deng has earned the lucrative Wu Chung Scholarship at UWinnipeg, and is one of two of these scholars graduating this Spring.

UWinnipeg recognized for improved sustainability efforts

The University has received its second silver STARS rating from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education, joining 26 other Canadian institutions.

NSERC funding paves way for Indigenous students to study science

UWinnipeg Indigenous science students gained experience in a research environment, built a network with other Indigenous science students, and learned about supports to prepare them for upper-level science courses, as part of the University’s new Pathways to Graduate Studies (P2GS) program.

Profs host meth talk with Jib Stop and St. Boniface Street Links

Two local organizations, Jib Stop and St. Boniface Street Links, will be on campus Wednesday, June 5, for a public discussion about crystal meth in Winnipeg in collaboration with Drs. Katharina Maier and Kelly Gorkoff. As part of the discussion, Maier, along with Dr. Bronwyn Dobchuk-Land, will give a presentation outlining an in-progress research project.

UWinnipeg alumna is Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation Scholar

UWinnipeg alumna, community leader, and Weweni Future Scholar, Jarita Greyeyes has been selected as a Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation Scholar.

2019 Queer Alumni & Friends Cocktail Party photo gallery

The third annual Queer Alumni & Friends Cocktail Party was a hit with a crowd that keeps growing. Check out the fun, food and friends.