Events

2021


2020

March

Exploring Humanitarian Law workshop

Fri. Mar. 20, 2020 9:00 AM - Fri. Mar. 20, 2020 4:00 PM
Exploring Humanitarian Law training for Global College and Social Sciences students  Facilitated by the Canadian Red Cross, Human Rights... Read More


Lunch and Learn: Canada's Forced Birth Travel by Dr. Cidro

Wed. Mar. 25, 2020 12:30 PM - Wed. Mar. 25, 2020 1:20 PM
Canada's Forced Birth Travel: Towards Feminist Indigenous Reproductive Mobilities Please notice that with respect to public health situation... Read More


Peter A. Allard School of Law, UBC: Admission Info Session

Tue. Mar. 10, 2020 12:30 PM - Tue. Mar. 10, 2020 1:30 PM
Are You Interested in going into law school? Are you curious about studying law?  The Peter A. Allard School of law, University of British... Read More


Practicum Placement Presentation: Carinne's research in India

Wed. Mar. 18, 2020 12:30 PM - Wed. Mar. 18, 2020 1:30 PM
The Tata Mundra power plant and World Bank Accountability  Come hear about this fascinating independent research study that our... Read More


February

"Feed Your Mind" lunch and lecture series

Wed. Feb. 26, 2020 12:30 PM - Wed. Feb. 26, 2020 1:20 PM
"Feed Your Mind" lunch and learn lecture series  For our monthly Lunch and Learn lectures, the Global College is pleased to have... Read More


“Igbo Educational Lecture Series” (IELS) featuring Dr. Sibanda

Fri. Mar. 13, 2020 7:00 PM - Fri. Mar. 13, 2020 9:00 PM
The University of Winnipeg (UofW) Global College “Igbo Educational Lecture Series” (IELS) is a series on peace-building in a... Read More


International Practicum in Human Rights Presentation

Wed. Feb. 5, 2020 12:30 PM - Wed. Feb. 5, 2020 1:20 PM
The Human Rights Practicum placement provides an opportunity for students to gain work experience that helps them to apply theoretical knowledge... Read More


University of Winnipeg Open House

Wed. Feb. 19, 2020 9:00 AM - Wed. Feb. 19, 2020 8:00 PM
While figuring out what to do next after finishing high school is a challenging, yet a significant decision to make, one way to help you out with... Read More


January

"Feed Your Mind" Lunch and Learn lectures

Wed. Jan. 29, 2020 12:30 PM - Wed. Jan. 29, 2020 1:20 PM
The Global College calls to raise awareness about Workers' Rights and Western Consumerism  On November 24, 2012, a fire at the... Read More


Practicum Placement Presentation

Wed. Jan. 22, 2020 12:30 PM - Wed. Jan. 22, 2020 1:20 PM
As part of Human Rights curriculum, our students complete practicum courses either locally or internationally. Brittany Lavallee, a recent graduate... Read More



2019

November

Advocacy 101 Training Workshop

Wed. Jan. 22, 2020 12:30 PM - Wed. Jan. 22, 2020 1:20 PM
Advocacy 101 Training Workshop (Part 1 & Part 2)   HR majors and general public: Global College is co-hosting two workshops on... Read More


September

Brown Bag (Cancelled)

Wed. Sep. 18, 2019 12:30 PM - Wed. Sep. 18, 2019 1:30 PM
Speaker: Dr. Jan StewartExecutive Director of Global College When: (Rescheduled) September 18, 2019, From 12:30PM to 01.30PMWhere: Global... Read More


Women Against Rape & Holy Land Trust

Mon. Sep. 23, 2019 12:30 PM - Mon. Sep. 23, 2019 1:20 PM
  Women Against Rape  Maun, Botswana By: Brianna Brooks   Holy Land Trust Bethlehem, Palestine By: Leah Wilson Read More


Orontes Guitar Quartet

Wed. Sep. 18, 2019 7:00 PM - Tue. Sep. 18, 2018 9:00 PM
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June

2019 Spring Convocation

Thu. Jun. 13, 2019 9:00 AM - Thu. Jun. 13, 2019 12:00 PM
2019 Spring Convocation Thursday, June 13, 9:30 AM (Arts) Thursday, June 13, 2:30 PM (Science/ Business) Friday, June 14, 9:30 AM (Education,... Read More


March

Building Bridges

Tue. Mar. 26, 2019 7:00 PM - Wed. Mar. 27, 2019 9:00 PM
Hello everyone,  Just to give you a “heads up” of a very important event coming up to rally and show support for Bill... Read More


Rotary Career Symposium 2019

Mon. Mar. 11, 2019 6:00 PM - Wed. Mar. 13, 2019 3:00 PM
When: Monday, March 11 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m          ... Read More


COLOMBIA Field Course Information Session 2

Fri. Mar. 1, 2019 12:30 PM - Fri. Mar. 1, 2019 1:30 PM
Colombia Information Sesson 2 By Dr. Gabriel Nemogá  Where: Global College - 1MS25 When: March 01, 2019 From 12.30PM to 01:30PM Read More


BROWN BAG Lecture Series

Wed. Mar. 13, 2019 12:30 PM - Wed. Mar. 13, 2019 1:30 PM
Lecturer: Dr. Kristi Kenyon Global College March 13, 2019 From 12.30PM to 01.30PM Room: 1MS25 Read More



2018

November

El Tassi Lecture Series: Oasis of Peace?

Wed. Nov. 21, 2018 7:30 PM - Wed. Nov. 21, 2018 9:00 PM
The Success and Challenge of a Binational Community in Israel Featuring Vered Marom and Samah Salaime Wahat al-Salam/Neve Shalom/Oasis of Peace is... Read More


Can we measure "Reconciliation"?

Wed. Nov. 28, 2018 12:30 PM - Wed. Nov. 28, 2018 1:30 PM
Dr. Dean Peachey of Global College will be the second speaker of the new Global College Speaker Series. Visit room 1MS25 on November 28th 2018 from... Read More


May

2018 El Tassi Lecture

Wed. May. 16, 2018 7:30 PM - Wed. May. 16, 2018 9:00 PM
As a teenager Marina Nemat was a political prisoner in Iran. Her book After Tehran: A Life Reclaimedprobes her journey of acknowledging... Read More


Locating Health and Human Rights in Global Affairs

Mon. May. 7, 2018 5:30 PM - Mon. May. 7, 2018 7:00 PM
Health and human rights are located at a complex nexus in international affairs. People’s ability to enjoy optimal health is influence by... Read More


Women at the Heart of Peace

Tue. May. 1, 2018 6:30 PM - Tue. May. 1, 2018 9:30 PM
Doors open at 6:30, Program at 7:00 PMTickets are $35, students $20 Institute for Internation Women's Rights - Manitoba (IIWR-MB) is excited... Read More


March

MARL Human Rights Film Festival

Sat. Mar. 24, 2018 2:00 PM - Sat. Mar. 24, 2018 9:00 PM
Join us for the 8th Annual MARL Human Rights Film Festival! Film is a powerful tool that can help spark public education, build collective... Read More


Sister: Barriers to Maternal Health

Wed. Mar. 21, 2018 7:00 PM - Wed. Mar. 21, 2018 9:30 PM
Doors open at 7:00PMFilm screening 7:30PM - 9:00PMPanel Discussion: 9:00PM - 9:30PM Venue: Forth, 171 McDermot Ave, Winnipeg Film: Sister... Read More


February

"A Good Place To Live" : A Film About the Revitalization Of Lord Selkirk Park Housing Developments

Mon. Feb. 12, 2018 6:30 PM - Mon. Feb. 12, 2018 9:00 PM
Doors open at 6:30 PM, event from 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM "A Good Place To Live"A Film About The Revitalization of Lord Selkirk Park Housing... Read More


Middle East Week 2018

Mon. Feb. 26, 2018 12:00 AM - Fri. Mar. 2, 2018 12:00 AM
UWinnipeg presents its annual Middle East Week from February 26 – March 2, 2018 on campus. This week promotes dialogue,... Read More


My Jerusalem: Responding to the U.S. Embassy Announcement

Wed. Feb. 28, 2018 7:00 PM - Wed. Feb. 28, 2018 9:00 PM
The United Nations partition plan of 1947, which drew the boundaries for the two States of Palestine and Israel, recognized the international... Read More


The Importance of Community Involvement In Policing

Fri. Feb. 9, 2018 6:30 PM - Fri. Feb. 9, 2018 9:00 PM
Special Guest Speaker/Presenter: Assistant Commissioner Scott Kolody, Commanding Officer of RCMP “D” Division... Read More


January

International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2018

Sun. Jan. 28, 2018 12:00 AM - Tue. Jan. 30, 2018 12:00 AM
Date: Sunday, January 28Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PMVenue: Canadian Museum for Human RightsThe Canadian Museum for Human Rights' Holocaust and... Read More



2017

September

When I Moved to Manitoba: the Strange, the Cold, and the Friendly

Thu. Sep. 28, 2017 7:00 PM - Thu. Sep. 28, 2017 9:00 PM
A lively evening of sharing experiences of immigrating to Manitoba—the good, the challenging, and the heart-warming. Red Threads of... Read More


The Importance of Food Security

Mon. Sep. 25, 2017 5:30 PM - Mon. Sep. 25, 2017 7:00 PM
The world today is richer and healthier than ever. Since 1990, hunger and poverty have decreased while agricultural production has... Read More



2016

November

Basic Income in Canada and Australia: Building Political Support and Designing for the Real World

Thu. Nov. 24, 2016 9:30 AM - Thu. Nov. 24, 2016 4:00 PM
Date: Thursday, November 24. 2016Time: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PMLocation: Winnipeg Harvest, 1085 Winnipeg Ave CONFIRMED SPEAKERS:Evelyn Forget, Community... Read More


Lifting the Veil of Secrecy: Organ Harvesting in China

Tue. Nov. 8, 2016 6:30 PM - Tue. Nov. 8, 2016 9:00 PM
Global College is hosting a panel discussion on forced organ harvesting of the Falun Gong people in China. The panelists for the evening are: David... Read More


South Sudanese Peace Table

Sat. Nov. 12, 2016 1:00 AM - Sat. Nov. 12, 2016 3:00 PM
Peace Table on Women Building Peace in South Sudan, hosted by Manitoba Women for Women of South Sudan, in cooperation with the Institute for... Read More


October

Building Feminist Futures: A Conversation with Human Rights Defenders from Burma, Colombia, Iran and Syria

Mon. Oct. 3, 2016 1:00 PM - Mon. Oct. 3, 2016 3:00 PM
UWinnipeg is hosting a panel discussion on Building Feminist Futures, the realities for the women activists leading movements on the... Read More


CEDAW Canada Review October 2016

Mon. Oct. 24, 2016 12:00 AM - Wed. Oct. 26, 2016 12:00 AM
Calling feminists and women’s rights advocates in Canada! Mark October 24-25, 2016 on your calendar! Are you ready to hold the Canadian... Read More


September

Peace Days Documentary Screening: Neuland

Thu. Sep. 15, 2016 6:30 PM - Wed. Sep. 14, 2016 9:00 PM
September 14: Doors open at 6:30, screening starts at 7:00 Location: Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall Peace Days will be hosting a... Read More


Stop! 25 Years of Crimes Against Humanity in Eritrea

Sun. Sep. 25, 2016 5:30 PM - Sun. Sep. 25, 2016 7:00 AM
Event organizer: Eritrean-Canadian Human Rights Group of Manitoba in collaboration with Global College Join us for guest speaker Dr. Andeberhan... Read More


March

Dialogue on Policing in Multicultural Communities

Thu. Mar. 10, 2016 6:00 PM - Thu. Mar. 10, 2016 9:00 PM
Participants include: Abdikheir Ahmed, Immigration Partnership WinnipegAssistant Commissioner Kevin Brosseau, RCMP “D” Division... Read More


February

2016 El Tassi Lecture, part of Middle East Week

Thu. Feb. 25, 2016 7:00 PM - Thu. Feb. 25, 2016 9:00 PM
The Arabs in Israel: The Inaudible Cry for Full Citizenship Sayed Kashua, Arab-Israeli journalist and author Prominent Palestinian author and... Read More


Middle East Week February 22-26, 2016

Mon. Feb. 22, 2016 12:00 AM - Fri. Feb. 26, 2016 12:00 AM



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