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Spotlight on interdisciplinary programs offered by MSC, UWinnipeg

Conflict Resolution Studies (CRS) is an interdisciplinary program offered through the cooperation of The University of Winnipeg and Menno Simons College, which is located on the UWinnipeg campus. Conflict Resolution Studies prepares students to understand and interact constructively in response to personal, local, and global conflict situations. Topics include violence, power, justice, peace, communication, culture, conflict transformation, …Read more >

Spotlight On: Human Rights

  STUDYING HUMAN RIGHTS AT UWINNIPEG Studying human rights exposes students to issues from diverse perspectives – including conflict resolution, gender studies, international development studies, politics, religious studies and more. UWinnipeg’s program takes an interdisciplinary approach to courses, while letting students structure their education around social justice, global citizenship, and human rights themes. One of …Read more >

Spotlight on Political Science

SPOTLIGHT ON POLITICAL SCIENCE Political Science is the systematic study of power, authority and governance. How we identify and think of ourselves, the activities we are permitted and encouraged to participate in, and how resources are allocated throughout society all flow from our political decisions. Political Science at UWinnipeg offers a vibrant atmosphere of intellectual …Read more >

Spotlight on History

Discover how our faculty, students and alumni are making an impact.

Spotlight on Environmental Studies and Sciences

Environmental Studies and Sciences combines many different perspectives to understand the changes in our environment. It explores human impacts and provides a framework to develop solutions for environmental programs. Students obtain either Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degrees and can choose from seven different subject areas including Chemistry, Forest Ecology, Forest Policy and …Read more >

Spotlight on Teacher Education

The Faculty of Education is committed to preparing capable, caring educational leaders who are grounded in the ideals of service, scholarship and equality.

Spotlight on Business

The Faculty of Business and Economics at The University of Winnipeg integrates teaching, research and practice, in a curriculum that encourages students to take a multi-disciplinary approach to learning. Our graduates understand the big picture and how business impacts every area of the world and life.  We have created an environment where smaller classes allow students …Read more >

Spotlight on: Kinesiology and Applied Health

UWinnipeg’s Department of Kinesiology and Applied Health brings together academics, research and teaching on the art and science of human movement. Students choose from five streams of study: Athletic Therapy, Teaching (Physical Education and Health), Exercise Science, Coaching and Kinesiology (General). Students have access to updated facilities, including the renovated Duckworth Centre and new state-of-the-art …Read more >

Spotlight On: Urban and Inner-City Studies

Urban and Inner-City Studies Success Stories Student: Kevin Settee A double major in UICS and Geography, Kevin Settee is already a community leader. The current Vice-President External Affairs for The University of Winnipeg Students’ Association, Settee initially came to UICS while working as a mentor at the Wii Chiiwaakanak Learning Centre. He was impressed by …Read more >

Spotlight On: Women’s & Gender Studies

Women’s & Gender Studies (WGS) is an interdisciplinary program exploring gender-based experiences, cultures and political economy.