University of Winnipeg News





Students: Interested in a career in ecology or conservation?

Sun. Oct. 22, 2017 12:00 AM
Come meet representatives from 12 organizations, including government agencies (e.g., provincial wildlife and fisheries), non-governmental... Read More


Biology Journal Club

Tue. Sep. 19, 2017 3:00 AM
Biology Journal Club is an opportunity for research students to strengthen their ability to critically analyze and present scientific findings. We... Read More


BIOL 4602: Field Research in Ecological Energetics

Wed. Apr. 5, 2017 12:00 AM
Field component: Sandilands Forest Centre, July 19 – 28, 2017– Learn to capture and observe free-living wild... Read More

Aquatic Ecology and Experimental Limnology at ELA

Wed. Apr. 5, 2017 12:00 AM
The Ontario Universities Program in Field Biology ( is running a 3 credit field course, Aquatic Ecology... Read More


Special Biology Seminar: Dr. Douglas J. Futuyma

Mon. Mar. 27, 2017 12:00 AM



Biology Journal Club

Tue. Sep. 13, 2016 4:00 PM
Biology Journal Club is an opportunity for our honours and graduate students to practice interpreting, analyzing, and presenting scientific journal... Read More


Douville named sixth Chancellor’s Research Chair

Tue. May. 10, 2016 12:00 AM
The University of Winnipeg today announced Dr. Renée Douville, Associate Professor, Department of Biology, as the sixth... Read More

UWinnipeg Bat Lab seeks superhero citizen scientists!

Wed. May. 4, 2016 12:00 AM
UWinnipeg’s Bat Lab, led by Associate Professor Dr. Craig K. R. Willis, (aka UWinnipeg’s Batman) is encouraging the public to... Read More


One person’s weed is another person’s delicacy (Community News Commons)

Mon. Apr. 25, 2016 12:00 AM
Plantain and dandelions are weeds that gardeners love to hate, but are they more than that? Dr. Rafael Otfinowski, Assistant Professor in the... Read More

For a love of fruit in danger

Fri. Apr. 22, 2016 12:00 AM
The season of caprese salads, salsa, and tomato sauce made from yummy fresh tomatoes is soon upon us. Tomatoes are not only loved for their sweet... Read More


Biology skating "field trip"

Thu. Mar. 3, 2016 12:00 AM
Biology faculty enjoying the last skate of the season on the Red River trail at the Forks.   Read More


Dr. Eva Pip Appears On “Nautilus Leaks”

Fri. Feb. 5, 2016 12:00 AM
UWinnipeg biology professor and water quality expert Dr. Eva Pip was featured in a recent episode of the “Nautilus Leaks”... Read More