Research

Forest to fuel in Manitoba

A UWinnipeg research team have synthesized information about the current state of the bioeconomy in the province that is now available online.

ToyBox learning tool well-received by families during pilot testing

More than 200 families from across Canada and the United States piloted tested the new ToyBox tool, which promotes children’s numeracy and literacy.

Prairie Climate Centre postdoc asks how climate change affects health?

Rhéa Rocque, whose background is in health and social psychology, is pursuing public health, climate change, and knowledge translation and communication research through the PCC’s multi-year funding agreement with the Public Health Agency of Canada.

Meet Indigenous Summer Scholar Sarah DeLaronde

This summer, Sarah DeLaronde is working with Dr. Jaime Cidro on Kishaadigeh, an NEIHR-funded Indigenous-led health research project developed by and with Indigenous communities and organizations to empower health research initiatives that reflect their priorities.

This or that? Dr. Olya Bryksina evaluates how people make choices

When making choices, University of Winnipeg Assistant Professor Dr. Olya Bullard recommends that you evaluate your options one at a time rather than side by side.

Calculating the spread of COVID-19

UWinnipeg’s Dr. Ortrud Oellermann and her undergraduate student Aalekh Patel are using math to help control the spread of the disease.

Chemistry grad thankful for virtual research and inspiring mentors

When the COVID-19 pandemic shifted on-campus labs to home offices, Hannah Bloomfield who graduated this month with a Bachelor of Science (Honours), wondered what that would mean for her summer research. “Not only did Dr. Jamie Ritch create a computational-based job for me, he pushed me to participate in the Canadian Chemical Crystallographic Workshop (CCCW) and continue to challenge myself.”

SSHRC Scholarships celebrate social science, humanities research

Jackson Anderson, Breanna Belisle, Diana Cowley, Trevor Dyck, Cara Ginter, Madison Herget-Schmidt, Ashley Schers, and Breanna Waterman are among 11 University of Winnipeg students who have been awarded tri-council scholarships valued at $17,500 each over 12 months to support vital research in bioscience, criminal justice, development practice, history, and Indigenous governance.

CIHR Scholarship celebrates health research

Alexandra Nychuk is one of 11 University of Winnipeg students have been awarded tri-council scholarships valued at $17,500 each over 12 months to support vital research in bioscience, criminal justice, development practice, history, and Indigenous governance.

NSERC Scholarship celebrates natural sciences research

Jenna Fleet and Colleen Robertson are among 11 University of Winnipeg students who have been awarded tri-council scholarships valued at $17,500 each over 12 months to support vital research in bioscience, criminal justice, development practice, history, and Indigenous governance.