Posted on: 09/03/19 | Author: Communications
UWinnipeg history professor, Dr. Mark Meuwese, has a new book titled To the Shores of Chile: The Journal and History of the Brouwer Expedition to Valdivia in 1643, published by Penn State University Press. To the Shores of Chile presents the remarkable story of an expedition that took place in Latin America during the height of the …Read more >
Posted on: 08/30/19 | Author: Communications
Hiroki Nakajima has a unique connection to Winnipeg. He arrived in 1998 to improve his English skills in UWinnipeg’s English Language Program (ELP), and has returned annually ever since. Over the past 20 years, he has inspired more than 10,000 students to study English in Canada before launching careers in Japan.
Posted on: 07/10/19 | Author: Communications
UWinnipeg professor Sheri-Lynn Skwarchuk and a grassroots Manitoba team are creating a new support tool to help parents advance their children’s numeracy and literacy skills.
Posted on: 06/10/19 | Author: Communications
Larissa Chubenko, BA, BEd Valedictorian (Theology, Education, Kinesiology, Physical and Health Education, and Marriage and Family Therapy) Larissa Chubenko is passionate about working with inner-city children. After initially graduating from The University of Winnipeg with a Bachelor of Arts in international development, Chubenko chose to return to school and is now graduating with a Bachelor …Read more >
Posted on: 04/29/19 | Author: Communications
The Assistant Professor of Classics will be working on a book that showcases the ways classical antiquity continues to influence the contemporary world.
Posted on: 04/26/19 | Author: Communications
Two University of Winnipeg students have been accepted into the inaugural President’s Student Leadership Program. Introduced this past January, the program is a unique and immersive learning opportunity that’s bringing together 27 students from various disciplines and institutions to build their leadership potential. It runs from June 8 – 16. Representing UWinnipeg this summer are Marie-Josée …Read more >
Posted on: 03/27/19 | Author: Communications
To mark International Transgender Day of Visibility we invite you to meet two of UWinnipeg’s transgender instructors.
Posted on: 10/11/18 | Author: Communications
The University of Winnipeg is pleased to honour Bob Silver — University Chancellor, UWinnipeg Foundation Board Member, and community leader — with the 2018 Duff Roblin Award in recognition of his contributions to education and community through visionary business leadership, volunteerism, and philanthropy. Silver will be honoured at the 12th annual Duff Roblin Award Dinner on …Read more >
Posted on: 09/27/18 | Author: Communications
Dr. Lee Anne Block will receive the Campus Sustainability Recognition Award, and Dr. Jino Distasio will be given the Clarence Atchison Award for Excellence in Community Service at the upcoming autumn convocation.
Posted on: 09/26/18 | Author: Communications
Dr. Jitender Sareen, a world leader in research on innovative mental health care delivery, will receive the Distinguished Alumni Award at The University of Winnipeg’s autumn convocation on Friday, October 12. Sareen earned a Bachelor of Science degree at The University of Winnipeg in 1991. He also holds degrees from the University of Manitoba, and …Read more >