Support Canadian Writers
Internationally acclaimed author Carol Shields was a prominent figure at The University of Winnipeg as a Writer-In-Residence (1988) and Chancellor (1996-2000). Although her career reached astounding heights, she understood what it was like to be a struggling writer.
The Judith F. Gainsbury Memorial Scholarship in Creative Writing
After nearly 30 years of dedicated service and excellence, Dr. Neil Besner has announced that he will retire on July 1, 2017. To further his contributions to The University of Winnipeg, Besner has also donated $30,000 to create an endowment in support of his new scholarship, the Judith F. Gainsbury Memorial Scholarship in Creative Writing.
Help Save The Poweshiek Skipperling From Extinction
Please join us in our efforts to save the Poweshiek Skipperling by supporting critical research and recovery activities and by sharing this page with others. Your gift will make a big difference in ensuring this crucial work can continue without delay. You will also be helping students gain important hands-on experience in their field of study. All donations are tax deductible.
Help Launch A Storybook App for Pīsim Finds Her Miskanow
Accompanied by a teacher’s guide and supplemented by the picture book and the archaeological study that preceded it, the digital text will be useful in classrooms for teaching Canadian history in new interactive ways. It will also be a lot of fun to play!
2017 CLASS Spring Institute - Murray Sinclair
The University of Winnipeg’s 50th Anniversary presents the campus community with an ideal moment to reflect back on 50 years of higher education, and to chart its course moving forward. To assist in this process, the CLASS Spring Institute will explore the relationship between the university and the public good.
The University of Winnipeg Golden Key Chapter
Your support of our initiatives, be it $2 or $2,000, will make a big difference in our ability to maintain and continue to expand the services of our Golden Key Chapter at UWinnipeg.
JDC West Business Competition - 2016
Participating in this prestigious event provides our business students with an academic experience that cannot be replicated in a classroom. The JDC West competition gives our students a leg up as they prepare to enter the business world, but it does come at a cost.
Launch a Human Rights Speakers Bureau
Winnipeg has a vast array of knowledgeable quality speakers, and we want to showcase this immense talent as well as facilitate access to them. The Human Rights Hub and MARL have joined forces to launch a Human Rights Speakers Bureau for just this purpose.
Honouring a Quiet Warrior
The recent death of Larry Morrissette is a major loss, not only to his family and friends but also to the many Indigenous and non-Indigenous people that he has worked closely with in recent decades in efforts to re-build Winnipeg’s inner city and revitalize Indigenous cultures.