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UWinnipeg celebrates excellence

The University of Winnipeg will acknowledge six outstanding members of the UWinnipeg community at the upcoming Autumn Convocation on Friday, October 18, 2019.

UWinnipeg prof is knighted by the French

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Sante Viselli has been given the prestigious Knight in the Order of Academic Palms of the Republic of France.

World-renowned physicist recognized with honorary degree

Dr. Arthur B. McDonald, a Nobel Prize-winning astrophysicist with a reputation for inspiring leadership, collaboration, and technical innovation, will receive an honorary degree at the University of Winnipeg’s autumn convocation on Friday, October 18.

Collegiate students welcome Supreme Court Justice to campus

University of Winnipeg Collegiate students filled Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall on Monday, September 23 for the opportunity to meet with Justice Nicholas Kasirer from Canada’s Supreme Court and Associate Chief Justice Shane Perlmutter from Manitoba Court of Queen’s Bench.

One Book UW

The Department of English wants to spread the love of reading. Come to the launch of the One Book UW project and learn about ‘This Place: 150 Years Retold’ on Thursday, September 26 at 4:00 pm in room 2M70.

KGB files offer information on missing Mennonites

UWinnipeg’s Centre for Transnational Mennonite Studies cracks open KGB files to help find missing Mennonites from the 1930 and 40s.

Four UWinnipeg students to meet Michelle Obama

Four high-achieving women who are currently studying at The University of Winnipeg will interact with Michelle Obama while she is in Winnipeg on September 24. Their opportunity to meet the former First Lady was made possible by UWinnipeg and The Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce.

Dr. Scott Forbes honoured with mentorship award

University of Winnipeg biologist, Dr. Scott Forbes, was honoured with a Jamie Smith Mentorship Award at the 2019 Society of Canadian Ornithologists meeting, which took place in August in Québec City.

UWinnipeg partners with the Canadian Red Cross

On September 23, UWinnipeg is once again the setting for a major Canadian Red Cross activity. This time, it’s Operation Ready — a full-scale emergency response simulation.

Undergraduate research highlighted at annual symposium

The 14th annual Randy Kobes Undergraduate Research Symposium had 34 undergraduate students from across disciplines and departments presenting their research.