Posted on: 06/27/19 | Author: Communications
One year ago today, The University of Winnipeg opened the Dr. Ezzat A. Ibrahim GPU Educational Lab, thanks to a generous $50K donation by Dr. Ezzat A. Ibrahim, leading to over $3 million in research projects.
Posted on: 06/19/19 | Author: Communications
When professor Dr. Pauline Greenhill, Women’s and Gender Studies, traveled to St. John’s, Newfoundland last month to attend The Folklore Studies Association of Canada 2019 conference, she brought three of her top students with her: Jennifer Hammond, Dianna Evangeline, and Maram Rocha. Greenhill could not be prouder of the high level of research and poise demonstrated in …Read more >
Posted on: 06/14/19 | Author: Communications
The University of Winnipeg is now home to eight Canada Research Chairs, following an announcement today by the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport. The federal government is making an investment of over $275 million for 346 new and renewed Canada Research Chairs at 52 institutions across Canada for research excellence. Canada Research …Read more >
Posted on: 05/23/19 | Author: Communications
UWinnipeg’s University Club was standing room only for the launch of Frozen Justice, a new video series that explores Canadian crime films, culture and society.
Posted on: 05/21/19 | Author: Communications
UWinnipeg received research and scholarship funding from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) that will enable over $3 million in research projects.
Posted on: 05/13/19 | Author: Communications
Join us Thursday night for the launch of a new video series looking at how crime is depicted in Canadian films. The launch begins at 6:00 p.m., on Thursday, May 16, 2019, in the University of Winnipeg Faculty Club. Doors open at 5:00 pm. Everyone is welcome.
Posted on: 05/09/19 | Author: Communications
The newly launched Centre for Terrestrial and Planetary Exploration is home to some out-of-this-world research.
Posted on: 04/26/19 | Author: Communications
Today, the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD), announced investments totaling $3,451,167 for two projects to support innovation, skills development, and growth in the digital agriculture industry. The University of Winnipeg (UWinnipeg) will receive $2,451,167 to work in partnership with Enterprise Machine Intelligence and …Read more >
Posted on: 04/09/19 | Author: Communications
Since its foundation in 1969, the Institute of Urban Studies (IUS) has been an applied research centre that’s engaged with numerous partners in community-based research initiatives. To celebrate its golden jubilee, the Institute is launching the IUS 50th Anniversary Speakers Series. The first discussion forum — Beyond the Ivory Tower: Universities and Community Engagement — …Read more >
Posted on: 02/12/19 | Author: Communications
A cutting-edge University of Winnipeg research project could transform the way we produce food, allowing farmers in Canada and beyond to care for large prairie crops as efficiently as a backyard garden, thanks to a $250,000 Weston Seeding Food Innovation grant.