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2016

December

CJUR Volume 25, Issue 2 Released

Fri. Dec. 2, 2016 12:00 AM
The Canadian Journal of Urban Research (CJUR) has released Winter 2016 Volume 25, Issue 2. CJUR is available to read online free of charge. Please... Read More


September

CJUR Article Nominated for Toronto Heritage Award

Wed. Sep. 28, 2016 12:00 AM
The Canadian Journal of Urban Research (CJUR) article titled A Historical Assessment of the World's First Business Improvement Area (BIA): The... Read More


June

IUS Releases Report on Food Mirages and Deserts in Winnipeg

Wed. Jun. 22, 2016 12:00 AM
WINNIPEG, MB – A new study released today shows that 85,000 Winnipeggers live in inner-city neighbourhoods that have poor access to... Read More


Distasio Discusses Housing First's Effectiveness

Fri. Jun. 3, 2016 12:00 AM
Housing First is and effective solution designed to help homeless people struggling with mental illness. Dr. Jino Distasio, Director of the... Read More


May

IUS Releases Eviction Prevention Toolkit

Mon. May. 30, 2016 12:00 AM
The Institute of Urban Studies released a new report: Eviction Prevetion: Toolkit of Promising Practices. This ‘toolkit and... Read More


March

CJUR Volume 25, Issue 1 Released

Fri. Sep. 2, 2016 12:00 AM
The Canadian Journal of Urban Research (CJUR) has released the Summer 2016 issue. CJUR is now available to read online free of charge at this... Read More


Congratulations to the 2015 student paper winner

Mon. Mar. 14, 2016 12:00 AM
Congratulations to Steven Coutts, winner of the 2015 student paper competition. Steven's paper Mixed-income Housing Developments:... Read More


2016 Student paper competition

Mon. Mar. 14, 2016 12:00 AM
The Institute of Urban Studies is now accepting submissions for the 2016 Student Paper Competition. The IUS calls for papers from University of... Read More


February

OHQS resources now available on IUS website

Tue. Feb. 9, 2016 12:00 AM
The Institute of Urban Studies has a long history of working with tenants, landlords, and community organizations on housing issues. Our latest... Read More


January

Winnipeg Street Census Final Report Released

Fri. Jan. 15, 2016 12:00 AM
The Institute of Urban Studies and the Lived Experience Circle were both involved in the Winnipeg Street Census 2015. The census was conducted on... Read More



2015

December

Rooming House Community Update

Tue. Dec. 1, 2015 12:00 AM
Rooming House Community Forum Thursday, December 3rd, 2015 Convocation Hall, University of Winnipeg, 515 Portage Avenue 8:30 am – 11:00... Read More


November

Initial Findings of Winnipeg Street Census Released

Wed. Nov. 25, 2015 12:00 AM
The Winnipeg Street Census initial findngs were released today at Thunderbird House. The 2015 Winnipeg Street Census marks the first attempt at a... Read More


The Downtown Decade - Downtown Development Report Update

Tue. Nov. 10, 2015 12:00 AM
Today the Institute of Urban Studies at The University of Winnipeg released an update on Winnipeg’s downtown development over the past... Read More


May

IUS Releases The Divided Prairie City

Sat. Jun. 20, 2015 12:00 AM
Join us for a night of thought-provoking discussion.The Institute of Urban Studies at the University of Winnipeg is proud to announce the release... Read More


April

Living in the Red - IUS looks at debt

Mon. Apr. 6, 2015 12:00 AM
The Institute of Urban Studies looks at non-mortgage debt in Winnipeg to find areas at risk of bankruptcy. Since Canadians are now deeper in debt... Read More


March

2014 IUS Student Paper Winner Announced

Sun. Mar. 1, 2015 12:00 AM
Congratulations to Rachel Ward, winner of the 2014 IUS student paper competition! Her paper titled "By Any Other Name: The Street Sex Workers... Read More


Scott McCullough Contributes to a Paper on Housing First Implementation

Sun. Mar. 1, 2015 12:00 AM
The IUS's Scott McCullough contributes to a paper titled: "Implementing Housing First Across Sites and Over Time: Later Fidelity and... Read More


Submit a Paper to the 2015 IUS Student Paper Competition

Sun. Mar. 1, 2015 12:00 AM
The Institute of Urban Studies has been holding the student paper competition since 1991. In that time it has published 31 exceptional papers on... Read More


February

Housing and Affordability for Winnipeg's African Community

Wed. Feb. 18, 2015 12:00 AM
The purpose of this study was to examine the housing experiences and related challenges of settlement of African immigrants and refugees located... Read More


Dr. Evelyn Peters Launches the Atlas Of Urban Aboriginal People

Thu. Feb. 12, 2015 12:00 AM
Dr. Evelyn Peters launched the Atlas of Urban Aboriginal People. It attempts to make some information about Aboriginal people in urban... Read More



2014

July

Joe Hatch interviewed for Deseret News article on the At Home/Chez Soi project

Thu. Jul. 17, 2014 12:00 AM
"We're not homeless people, we are just people who happen to be homeless," says Joe Hatch, community liaison coordinator at the IUS,... Read More


May

IUS Releases Report on Winnipeg's Vanishing Rooming Houses

Tue. May. 27, 2014 12:00 AM
The Institute of Urban Studies released a report doccumenting the disappearance of rooming houses from two inner-city neighbourhoods.... Read More



2013

October

IUS Releases New Downtown Development Map

Mon. Sep. 23, 2013 12:00 AM
Jino Distasio, Director of the Institute of Urban Studies announced the release of its new Downtown Development map on Monday... Read More



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