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January

POL prof's opinion piece in WFP

Fri. Jan. 30, 2015 9:00 AM
Dr. Peter Ives is a Professor of Political Science whose research interests include the role of language in political and democratic theory,... Read More


CLAS to host CACW Conference 2015

Thu. Jan. 29, 2015 9:00 AM
The Classical Association of Canada West (CACW) conference will be held at the University of Winnipeg on March 6 & 7, 2015. This conference... Read More


Arts welcomes Riley Fellowship Scholar

Tue. Jan. 27, 2015 9:00 AM
Riley Fellowship Scholar, Stacey Zembrzycki of Concordia University, will be giving a public talk at the Oral History Centre the evening of... Read More


RHET faculty member defends Ph.D. dissertation

Mon. Jan. 26, 2015 9:00 AM
Helen Lepp Friesen of the Department of Rhetoric, Writing, and Communications successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation, “Surrounded... Read More


RHET prof wins award

Fri. Jan. 23, 2015 12:00 PM
Dr. Jennifer Clary-Lemon is being awarded the 2014 Theresa Enos Anniversary Award for “Runner-Up for Best Essay” in Rhetoric... Read More


EALC students compete in Japanese calligraphy contest

Tue. Jan. 20, 2015 12:00 PM
Students in the University of Winnipeg's "Introduction to Japanese" language classes (EALC-1100) competed in the first University of... Read More


ENGL prof reviews new book on Wonder Woman

Tue. Jan. 13, 2015 12:00 PM
Brandon Christopher teaches literature in the Department of English. Recently, Christopher reviewed The Secret History of Wonder Woman by Harvard... Read More


CLAS celebrates its students

Wed. Jan. 7, 2015 12:00 AM
On Friday, November 28, 2014, the Department of Classics held its annual Student Appreciation Afternoon where the Department's faculty and... Read More


ENGL prof reviews new graphic narrative

Tue. Jan. 6, 2015 11:00 AM
Candida Rifkin is an associate professor in the Department of English. Her areas of specialty include Canadian literature, modernism, reading... Read More


Faculty of Arts accepting nominations for Arts teaching awards

Mon. Jan. 5, 2015 4:00 PM
The Faculty of Arts is now accepting nominations for the four Faculty of Arts Faculty Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Awards. This is the... Read More


February

Jane Goodall to participate in UW Institute

Fri. Feb. 20, 2015 12:00 PM
A Fall term course in the Department of Rhetoric, Writing, and Communications is already making headlines, as in a recent Winnipeg Free Press... Read More


Call for Papers: Mental Health as a Social Justice Issue

Thu. Feb. 19, 2015 12:00 AM
Studies in Social Justice is seeking contributions for its upcoming special issue, "Mental Health as Social Justice Issue: Beyond... Read More


UIC prof's analysis piece in WFP

Fri. Feb. 13, 2015 9:00 AM
Dr. Jim Silver is Chair of the Department of Urban and Inner-City Studies and is the author of "About Canada: Poverty" published in 2014... Read More


Get Organized! UICS Speaker Series Event

Mon. Feb. 24, 2014 9:00 AM
Come out and hear Brigette DePape and Michael Redhead Champagne on Wednesday, February 25 at 11:30 AM at 527 Selkirk Avenue (Downstairs). Brigette... Read More


March

Summer Field School in Ethnobotany to run again in 2015

Mon. Mar. 23, 2015 9:00 AM
After a highly successful first run last summer, the Department of Indigenous Studies is pleased to announce that the summer field school in... Read More


Event celebrates publication of book on Marshall McLuhan

Thu. Mar. 12, 2015 3:00 PM
In celebration of the publication of a new book on Marshall McLuhan, "Finding McLuhan: the Mind, the Man, and the Message," and as part... Read More


CJ welcomes UofM's Dr. Steven Lecce

Wed. Mar. 11, 2015 9:00 AM
The Department of Criminal Justice presents Dr. Steven Lecce: Does it matter why we have kids? Procreative motives, public policy, and the liberal... Read More


UW profs support new Indigenous course requirement

Tue. Mar. 10, 2015 12:00 AM
An op-ed piece by Dr. Angela Armstrong, Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Women's and Gender Studies and the... Read More


EALC student takes first place in competition

Thu. Mar. 5, 2015 11:00 AM
One of our students, Samantha (Sam) Cahatol, has won the introductory level* of the 27th Annual Manitoba Japanese Speech Contest that was held on... Read More


April

CJ hosts conference: Visualizing Justice

Thu. Apr. 23, 2015 12:00 PM
The Criminal Justice Department at UWinnipeg will be hosting the annual justice conference, May 7-9, 2015. The event is organized in conjunction... Read More


Poli Sci students head to NYC

Mon. Apr. 20, 2015 9:00 AM
The Manitoba Chair of Global Governance Studies (MCGGS) is a funded research chair that involves a collaboration of the University of Winnipeg and... Read More


UVic's Dr. Michael Masson to Give Keynote at PSYC Conference

Thu. Apr. 9, 2015 12:00 AM
Dr. Masson earned his B.A. at the University of British Columbia, and his M.A. and Ph.D at the University of Colorado. Now Professor of Psychololgy... Read More


May

UWinnipeg students present at study of comics conference in Toronto

Tue. May. 5, 2015 9:00 AM
Two UWinnipeg students are delivering papers at the upcoming conference of the Canadian Society for the Study of Comics in Toronto, to be... Read More


UWinnipeg Manitoba Book Award Winners

Tue. May. 5, 2015 9:00 AM
The University of Winnipeg would like to congratulate all those writers nominated for the 2015 Manitoba Book Awards with a special mention to those... Read More


UIC prof's new blog post: "Inclusive Urban Development and Poverty Reduction"

Fri. May. 1, 2015 12:00 PM
Shauna MacKinnon of the Department of Urban and Inner-City Studies is an activist academic teaching and learning in Winnipeg’s... Read More


July

French Studies alumnus awarded major bursary

Wed. Jul. 29, 2015 2:00 PM
Ryan Winning graduated with a B.A. Honours in French Studies from the University of Winnipeg in June 2014 and has now completed the first year of... Read More


Arts profs awarded major grants for Indigenous health research

Tue. Jul. 28, 2015 9:00 AM
Two Faculty of Arts professors have been awarded major grants from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) to support their work in... Read More


Arts Faculty Awards Recipients Named

Fri. Jul. 10, 2015 12:00 PM
In 2013, the Faculty of Arts created two awards to recognize excellence: one in teaching, and the other in research, scholarship, or creative... Read More


August

New faculty member in WFP weekend feature

Mon. Aug. 31, 2015 10:00 AM
For new Women's and Gender Studies prof, Dr. Sharanpal Ruprai, it might be a new position, but coming to Winnipeg, and the University of... Read More


Arts welcomes new faculty members

Wed. Aug. 26, 2015 12:00 PM
The Faculty of Arts welcomes new faculty members in several departments. Dr. William Rory Dickson, Department of Religion and Culture Dr. Dickson... Read More


Arts introduces new Acting Chairs

Wed. Aug. 26, 2015 11:00 AM
The Faculty of Arts is pleased to announce the appointments of Acting Chairs in two departments. Dr. Jane Cahill, Acting Chair of Modern Languages... Read More


Arts hosts New Faculty Orientation

Fri. Aug. 14, 2015 12:00 PM
This year, it was the turn of the Faculty of Arts to host the New Faculty Orientation. The event was held on Thursday, August 13 and included new... Read More


September

Riley Fellowship Lecture to be given by Dr. Alessandro Portelli

Wed. Sep. 23, 2015 11:00 AM
H. Sanford Riley Fellowship in Canadian History Presents: "On the Uses of Memory," a lecture by Riley Fellow Dr. Alessandro Portelli,... Read More


CJ alumna wins prestigious award

Mon. Sep. 21, 2015 9:00 AM
University of Winnipeg Arts alumna, Melissa Cattini, was awarded the prestigious A. Montague Israels, Q.C. Prize at the Call to the Bar Ceremony on... Read More


CAC's Western Canada Tour Lecture comes to UW - Classics Feature Part 3

Wed. Sep. 16, 2015 12:00 PM
The Winnipeg Art Gallery’s exhibit, Olympus: The Greco-Roman Collections of Berlin, brings to us more than 160 classical treasures from... Read More


Conference on "Methodologies in Ancient Material Culture" - Classics Feature Part 1

Wed. Sep. 2, 2015 3:00 PM
An international conference, Methodologies in A  ncient Material Culture, is being hosted at the University of Winnipeg and the Winnipeg... Read More


2015-16 Bonnycastle Lecture - Classics Feature Part 2

Tue. Mar. 10, 2015 12:00 AM
The Winnipeg Art Gallery’s exhibit, Olympus: The Greco-Roman Collections of Berlin, brings to us more than 160 classical treasures from... Read More


October

Journal Issue Launch

Mon. Oct. 26, 2015 9:00 AM
Faculty of Arts professors, Dr. Angela Failler (Chair of the Department of Women's and Gender Studies), Dr. Peter Ives (Department of... Read More


New energy in ancient study - Classics Feature Part 4

Fri. Oct. 16, 2015 12:00 PM
The Winnipeg Art Gallery’s exhibit, Olympus: The Greco-Roman Collections of Berlin, brings to us more than 160 classical treasures from... Read More


IS students produce video

Thu. Oct. 15, 2015 11:00 AM
The Sagey Saints, four students in this year's Summer Field School in Ethnobotany, produced a video, "Indigenous Medicinal Plants,"... Read More


November

Celebrating Student Research Excellence: Crossings

Mon. Nov. 30, 2015 9:00 AM
Crossings is a multidisciplinary, peer-reviewed, academic student journal published annually with a mandate to showcase outstanding undergraduate... Read More


Student Ideas & Coffee

Tue. Nov. 17, 2015 11:00 AM
Last Thursday evening, the HIVE provided the perfect setting for the Department of Rhetoric, Writing, and Communications' third annual Student... Read More


THFM Production Schedule for 2016-17 available

Thu. Nov. 12, 2015 11:00 AM
The Department of Theatre and Film's production schedule for 2016-17 is now available. The first production of the new season will be... Read More


Conflicting reports concern Poli Sci prof

Tue. Nov. 10, 2015 11:00 AM
Political Science prof, Dr. Aaron Moore, a specialist in municipal government, recently expressed concern over conflicting reports from the union... Read More


Celebration marks launch of special journal issue

Tue. Nov. 10, 2015 11:00 AM
Photo credit: Lauren Bosc, Project Coordinator On November 4, 2015, a celebration was held to mark the official launch of a special double issue of... Read More


December

UIC prof comments in WFP

Tue. Dec. 8, 2015 11:00 AM
Dr. Shauna MacKinnon of the Department of Urban and Inner-City Studies is an activist academic teaching and learning in Winnipeg’s... Read More


News from Religion and Culture

Tue. Dec. 1, 2015 12:00 AM
REL/EALC Newsletter Fall 2015Contributors: Jane Barter, Rachel Berg, Shanae Blaquiere, Carlos Colorado, Peggy Day, Rory Dickson, Mark Graham,... Read More