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.
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.
Salvadoran Voices of Manitoba
Our goal is to better understand how these stories are talked about within families and how they are transferred from generation to generation, the role this plays in the integration into Canadian society, and how society responds to refugees.
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.
Sustainably Saving Tomatoes
This study is aimed at testing whether soil nitrogen supplementation results in greater susceptibility of tomato plants to whitefly infestation, and if so, to what extent; and testing whether some varieties of tomato are more resistant or tolerant to whiteflies.
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.
Fitness Classes for Newcomer Women
In partnership with UWinnipeg and the Axworthy Health & RecPlex, the Newcomer Soccer and Multi-Sport Academy is working with local refugee families to provide opportunities to participate in sport and other recreational activities that will help them adapt to their new life in Canada.
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.