University of Winnipeg

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Global Influence
University located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

About University of Winnipeg

According to Wikipedia, The University of Winnipeg is a public research university in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, that offers undergraduate faculties of art, business and economics, education, science and kinesiology and applied health as well as graduate programs. UWinnipeg's founding colleges were Manitoba College and Wesley College, which merged to form United College in 1938. The University of Winnipeg was established in 1967 when United College received its charter. The governance was modeled on the provincial University of Toronto Act of 1906 which established a bicameral system of university government consisting of a senate , responsible for academic policy, and a board of governors exercising exclusive control over financial policy and having formal authority in all other matters. The president, appointed by the board, was a link between the bodies to perform institutional leadership.

University of Winnipeg's Online Degrees

What Is University of Winnipeg Known For?

University of Winnipeg is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Winnipeg's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Winnipeg's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Winnipeg's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Nursing, and Social Work. Here are some of University of Winnipeg's most famous alumni:

David R. Henderson
David R. Henderson
An American economist.
Margaret Laurence
Margaret Laurence
A Canadian novelist and short story writer .
Tom Axworthy
A Canadian civil servant.
Tom Wujec
Tom Wujec
A Canadian academic.
Arash Abizadeh
A Canadian philosopher.
Jaimie Isaac
Jaimie Isaac
A Canadian artist.
Jen Gunter
Jen Gunter
A Canadian-American gynecologist, columnist and author on women's reproductive health.
Margaret Bloodworth
A Canadian security advisor.
Ivan Coyote
Ivan Coyote
A Canadian spoken word performer and writer.
Paul Thorlakson
A Canadian physician.
Lori Douglas
A Canadian judge.
Chantal Kreviazuk
A Canadian pop singer.

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