United Centre for Theological Studies

New research chair enhances theological study at UWinnipeg

The University of Winnipeg congratulates Dr. Arthur Walker-Jones on his appointment this week to the newly created position of The United Church of Canada Research Chair in Contemporary Theology.

Refugees and Freedom of Movement – international conference

International conference hosted by Menno Simons College at UWinnipeg explores plight of refugees – May 11 to 14, 2016 WINNIPEG – The United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights (Article 13) states that everyone has the right to freedom of movement within and across borders. Today, unprecedented numbers of people are being denied this fundamental …Read more >

Axworthy Receives Lieutenant-Governor Award

  From l to r – Her Honour Anita K. Lee, the Honourable Dr. Lloyd Axworthy, Ms Denise Ommanney, His Honour the Honourable Philip S. Lee, Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba.  Credit: Tracey Goncalves, Manitoba Government Photographer   Lt.-Gov. Philip S. Lee presented the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for the Advancement of Inter-religious Understanding to Dr. Lloyd …Read more >

Winnipeg Police Chief to share his insights – Feb. 27

The public and members of the media are invited to attend a Multifaith Leadership Breakfast featuring guest speaker, Winnipeg Police Chief Devon Clunis, on Thursday, February 27, 2014. Clunis, appointed Chief of Police in October 2012, is the former police chaplain and has been with the Winnipeg Police Service since 1987. He is also an …Read more >

Lecture – Science within Spirituality

Everyone is invited to attend a free public forum presented by The Dakota Ojibway Tribal Council in partnership with the India Centre for Academic, Business and Community Excellence at The University of Winnipeg on January 29, 2014. The forum is entitled Science within Spirituality: Compartmentalization or Harmonization? and features a First Nations dialogue with Christian, …Read more >

The United Centre for Theological Studies officially opens at UWinnipeg

An inclusive multifaceted event today marked the official opening of The United Centre For Theological Studies at The University of Winnipeg. A smudging, pipe ceremony, ecumenical service, and drumming circle on the campus front lawn preceded formal remarks by The Very Reverend Dr. Stan McKay, past Moderator of the United Church of Canada; Dr. Lloyd …Read more >

UWinnipeg Hosts Inaugural ArtsFest

WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg, located in the heart of Canada’s cultural capital, hosts its inaugural ArtsFest from September 27th through October 5th, 2013. The nine-day event will showcase highlights from UWinnipeg’s large visual art collection, rare books, ancient artifacts and historic letters. It will also feature productions from Theatre Projects Manitoba, Virtuosi …Read more >