Indigenous

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.

Dr. Julie Nagam co-leads inaugural Indigenous Digital Delegation at MIT

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Julie Nagam in one of 10 established Indigenous media scholars and artists that are virtually presenting at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s inaugural Indigenous Digital Delegation at MIT.

UWinnipeg .caISES group wins chapter of the year award

The UWinnipeg Chapter of .caISES has been recognized with the 2020 Stelvio J. Zanin Distinguished Chapter of the Year award.

Dr. Jerry Fontaine launches new book: Our Hearts Are As One Fire

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Jerry Fontaine will be celebrating the launch of his new book, Our Hearts Are as One Fire: An Ojibway-Anishinabe Vision for the Future, at an online launch taking place Friday, October 23, 3:00 pm, via Zoom.

Developmental Studies welcomes Indigenous cohort

For the first time ever at The University of Winnipeg, there is an Indigenous cohort for the Development Studies Program this fall. Early Childhood Educators in Manitoba from Lac Brochet to the north, Rousseau River to the south, and students from Behrens River, Cross Lake, Norway House, and Peguis, among other communities, are participating.  

UWinnipeg recognizes MMIWG Awareness Day, Sunday October 4

The University of Winnipeg recognizes that Sunday, October 4 is Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG) Awareness Day. To understand the final report of the National Inquiry into Indigenous Women, Girls and 2SLGBTQQIA persons – Reclaiming Power and Place and the 231 Calls to Justice, the University has developed a special topics course.  231 Calls …Read more >

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.

Meet Indigenous Summer Scholar Meagan Malcolm

Meagan Malcolm is spending her summer exploring the decolonial student-led movement that put The University of Winnipeg’s Indigenous Course Requirement (ICR) in motion.

Meet Indigenous Summer Scholar Mohamed Crossman-Serb

Mohamed Crossman-Serb is working with Dr. Nora Casson, Department of Geography, to explore human influences on water quality.

Meet Indigenous Summer Scholar Greg Meconse

Greg Meconse is spending his summer delving into The University of Winnipeg Library’s e-books, looking to identify and describe Indigenous language and linguistic content.