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2021

March

Exporting Canada's Resettlement Model? webinar

Wed. Mar. 24, 2021 12:00 AM
EXPORTING CANADA'S RESETTLEMENT MODEL? REFLECTIONS ON THE PRIVATE SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM talk will be held on Friday, April 9, 1:30 pm... Read More


Spring and Summer courses 2021

Sat. Feb. 13, 2021 8:30 AM
Concepts and Convention in Human Rights HR-2100-001 (Online, 05/03/21 - 06/14/21 Tuesday, Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 3 credit hours)This... Read More


February

'Feed Your Mind' virtual event series

Sat. Feb. 13, 2021 8:30 AM
Global College welcomes Human Rights Professor Kristi Kenyon to give a talk at our last of a series of "Feed Your Mind" virtual events on... Read More


MDP Director Dr. Cidro appointed AVP, Research and Innovation

Fri. Feb. 19, 2021 12:00 AM
The University of Winnipeg has appointed Dr. Jaime Cidro to the role of Associate Vice-President, Research and Innovation. The new position will... Read More


"Feed Your Mind" event with Dr. Labman

Sun. Jan. 17, 2021 12:00 AM
Global College welcomes our Professor Shauna Labman to give a speech at our monthly "Feed Your Mind" virtual event series on Wednesday,... Read More


January

Critical Dialogues: Policing and Community Relations in Manitoba

Wed. Jan. 13, 2021 1:55 PM
Global College invites you to join in an open dialogue and question session on "Policing and Community Relations in... Read More


"Implicated Subjects in the Landscapes of Injustice" webinar

Mon. Jan. 11, 2021 10:00 AM
The Unites States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) has collaborated with the University of Victoria to organize a discussion on "Implicated... Read More


Dr. Saad Khan's newly published book

Thu. Jan. 7, 2021 3:05 PM
Perceptions of Ethnicity, Religion, and Radicalization among Second-Generation Pakistani-Canadians: Unity in Diversity?Published by Saad... Read More


Transcultural Literacies

Mon. Jan. 4, 2021 12:00 AM
Transcultural Literacies: Re-Visioning Relationships in Teaching and LearningEdited by Karen Magro and Michelle HoneyfordCanadian... Read More


Dr. Sibanda presents at our "Feed Your Mind" virtual event

Sun. Jan. 3, 2021 9:30 AM
Despite the unique challenges and uncertainty followed by the public health situation, Global College is excited to resume "FEED YOUR... Read More



2020

December

Teaching Global Citizenship: A Canadian Perspective

Sun. Jan. 3, 2021 9:30 AM
Teaching Global Citizenship: A Canadian Perspective Edited by Lloyd Kornelsen, Geraldine Balzer, and Karen MagroCanadian Scholars'... Read More


November

Join in "Foreign Policy by Canadians" event moderated by Dr. Kenyon at the CIC

Mon. Nov. 23, 2020 12:15 PM
Join in "Foreign Policy by Canadians" event moderated by Dr. Kenyon at the CIC on Thursday, November 26, from 12:00 PM to 1:00... Read More


October

Kim Prost: Reflections on a Career in the International Criminal Court

Mon. Jan. 11, 2021 4:12 PM
The Global College Student Advisory Council in partnership with Global College welcomes Kimberly Prost, Judge, the International... Read More


Volunteer at MB W4WSS

Tue. Oct. 27, 2020 1:00 AM
Students at the University of Winnipeg are invited to join in the Manitoba Women for Women South Sudan (MB W4WSS) team to work directly... Read More


September

Professor Shauna Labman co-edits "Strangers to Neighbours"

Thu. Jan. 7, 2021 2:00 PM
Strangers to Neighbours: Refugee Sponsorship in ContextEdited by Shauna Labman and Geoffrey CameronMcGill-Queen’s University Press The... Read More


COVID-19 Updates

Mon. Sep. 7, 2020 3:04 PM
Manitoba public health officials have changed the Pandemic Response System caution level to orange ("restricted") for the Winnipeg... Read More


Local to Global Webinar

Sat. Sep. 5, 2020 12:45 PM
Join the Institute for International Women's Rights - Manitoba (IIWR-MB) on Thursday, October 1st, at 6:30 PM (CT) via Zoom for an online... Read More


Women & Peace in the era of COVID-19

Sat. Sep. 5, 2020 10:10 AM
The Manitoba Women for Women of South Sudan (W4WSS) welcomes you to their upcoming event "Women and Peace in the Era of COVID-19" that... Read More


Pride UWinnipeg

Fri. Sep. 4, 2020 2:50 PM
Due to these unprecedented circumstances, we will not be celebrating Pride in person this year. But that doesn't mean there aren't other... Read More


August

COVID-19 updates

Fri. Sep. 4, 2020 2:50 PM
To ensure the safety of Students, Faculty, Staff, and Visitors to our campus, the University of Winnipeg is closely monitoring the COVID-19 (Corona... Read More


July

Fall and Winter courses (2020-2021)

Thu. Aug. 6, 2020 10:45 AM
Fall and Winter Courses Offered in 2020 and 2021 Academic Year FALL 2020 HUMAN RIGHTS COURSES: Introduction to Global Citizenship HR-1200 (Sept. 9... Read More


June

Study from the CRI on the early settlement of the Caribbean

Tue. Sep. 1, 2020 12:00 AM
The members of the Caribbean Research Institute (CRI) have published a new study "Genomic Insights into the early peopling... Read More


National Indigenous Peoples Day

Mon. Aug. 31, 2020 3:25 PM
National Indigenous Peoples Day National Indigenous Peoples Day in Canada is observed every year on June 21. It is a day created by the... Read More


#Justice4Blacklives Rally

Wed. Jun. 3, 2020 11:08 AM
Date & Time: Fri. Jun. 5, 06:00 PM Location: The Legislative Assembly of Manitoba/Assemblée léillative du Manitoba... Read More


#Justice4Blacklives

Wed. Jun. 3, 2020 11:08 AM Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 6:00 PM - Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 8:00 PM
The losses endured due to police brutality adversely impact our lives and the community. Over the past couple of weeks, we have seen many Black... Read More


May

University of Arizona: Human Rights Practice online courses

Thu. May. 21, 2020 2:51 PM Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 6:00 PM - Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 8:00 PM
The University of Arizona: College of Behavioral and Social Sciences offers HUMAN RIGHTS PRACTICE graduate-level program. This graduate-level human... Read More


April

Human rights oversight of COVID-19: Amnesty International Canada

Thu. May. 21, 2020 2:52 PM Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 6:00 PM - Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 8:00 PM
The Global College (GC) marks Amnesty International Canada's efforts to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Please find en electronic... Read More


All campus facilities to close until further notice

Thu. May. 21, 2020 2:49 PM Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 6:00 PM - Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 8:00 PM
On Monday, March 23, the University of Winnipeg President and the Senior Administration made a difficult decision to close all campus facilities to... Read More


February

Dr. Labman speaks at the University of Calgary

Wed. Feb. 26, 2020 3:52 PM Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 6:00 PM - Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 8:00 PM
Dr. Shauna Labman will speak about international rights, refugees, and resettlement by presenting her newly published book Crossing Law's... Read More


Get published in UW Juice Journal

Thu. Feb. 20, 2020 10:44 AM Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 6:00 PM - Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 8:00 PM
University of Winnipeg students are invited to submit their work for Juice Journal 20th issue/edition. The criteria for the submission... Read More


Dennis Horak: Canada and the Middle East

Thu. Feb. 20, 2020 10:30 AM Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 6:00 PM - Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 8:00 PM
                  Joining in a free public event on Tuesday,... Read More


January

"Feed Your Mind" Lunch and Learn Lecture series

Fri. Jan. 10, 2020 12:00 AM Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 6:00 PM - Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 8:00 PM
Dr. Kundan Mishra will speak about workers' Rights and Western consumerism in the context of an unfortunate event happened at the Tazreen... Read More


The Hill Times' Best 100 Books: Crossing Law's Border

Mon. Jan. 6, 2020 12:00 AM Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 6:00 PM - Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 8:00 PM
Congratulations to Global College’s Associate Professor Shauna Labman on the listing of her newly published book Crossing Law’s... Read More



2019

December

Crossing Law’s Border by Shauna Labman is named in The Hill Times’ Best 100 Canadian Non-Fiction Books in 2019

Fri. Dec. 20, 2019 12:00 AM Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 6:00 PM - Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 8:00 PM
Congratulations to Global College’s Associate Professor Shauna Labman on the listing of her newly published book Crossing... Read More


July

July

Fri. Dec. 20, 2019 12:00 AM Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 6:00 PM - Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 8:00 PM
  Thurs July 25, 2019 New Student Assistant Positions in Human Rights   HR-1200-508/510 (50236) / IDS-1200-508/510 (50241):... Read More


May

Student Assistant position

Thu. May. 2, 2019 12:00 AM Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 6:00 PM - Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 8:00 PM
HR-2200-001 “History of Human Rights in Canada” Marker  Academic Capacity 1 (Tutor) In these positions, Employees are... Read More


March

Colombia Field Course Deadline Extension!

Thu. Jul. 19, 2018 12:00 AM Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 6:00 PM - Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 8:00 PM
In order to allow all interested students to complete and submit their applications, the University of Winnipeg Global College decided to extend... Read More


January

Kristi Kenyon on city’s first Human Rights Committee of Council

Fri. Feb. 1, 2019 12:00 AM Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 6:00 PM - Fri. Jun. 5, 2020 8:00 PM
“It’s an honour to be nominated to serve with such an interesting and engaged group of people,” said Kenyon.... Read More



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