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Nominations open for 2019 equity leadership award, celebrating 10 years

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 00:25

The Windsor University Faculty Association is now accepting nominations for the Mary Lou Dietz Equity Leadership Award for 2019.

Student team advances in Hyperloop competition

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 00:19

The UWindsor Hyperloop team is one of 52 worldwide to advance in a competition that encourages innovations in high-speed transportation.

Public events on program for soprano artist-in-residence

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 00:18

Soprano Karen Driscoll, artist-in-residence in the School of Creative Arts, will make two public appearances Saturday, Jan. 12.

Hockey to hit ice in weekend varsity action

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 00:16

Men’s and women’s hockey at the Capri Pizzeria Recreational Complex are the only Lancer games in town this weekend.

Fundraiser to offer behind-the-scenes session with Lancer women’s basketball team

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 00:14

“The Locker Room” offers behind-the-scenes chat with members of the Lancer women’s basketball, Jan. 19, at the Walkerville Brewery.

Alumni contribution to fund wetland research and outdoor education

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 01:00

A $50,000 donation from the University of Windsor Alumni Association will fund two projects to further science and education in Windsor-Essex.

Nursing student wins recognition as human-rights advocate

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 00:59

An award from the Office of Human Rights, Equity and Accessibility recognized nursing student Chantal Kayumba for her advocacy on behalf of patients.

Concert to showcase best student performers

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 00:58

A concert Friday, Jan. 11, will feature music students competing for the Ron W. Ianni Memorial Performance Scholarship.

Awards honour professors in chemistry and biochemistry

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 00:56

University of Windsor professors Simon Rondeau-Gagné and John Trant received the 2019 Thieme Chemistry Journal Award.

Lecture to lay out tool for detecting tactical fallacy

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 00:55

A lecture Friday will introduce a tool to diagnose sophistical tactics fallacies.

Session to offer training in website management system

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 00:54

A free class for UWindsor employees will instruct them in the basics of Drupal, the University’s website content management system.

Consultants selected to support presidential search

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 00:52

Laverne Smith & Associates Inc. has been selected as consultants to support the UWindsor presidential search.

Campus recital to provide a sneak peek at acting grads

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 00:16

A recital Friday will showcase the talents of acting students set to graduate this spring from the School of Dramatic Art.

West coast wine and cheese to connect with business alumni

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 00:15

Dean Mitch Fields will host a wine and cheese social for University of Windsor business alumni in Vancouver on Feb. 12.

Free courses an introduction to online instruction

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 00:13

The Office of Open Learning has opened registration for a series of online courses as part of its non-credit Certificate in Online and Open Learning.

Conversation group to improve skills in English

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 00:12

The English Conversation Group begins meeting in the Leddy Library on Thursday, Jan. 10.

University community mourns death of retired janitor Ted Maheux

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 15:10

Campus flags will be lowered Wednesday, Jan. 9, in memory of retired janitor Ted Maheux, who died Jan. 3.

Event to bring university scientists and artists together

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 00:14

“Exploring Science through Music,” Jan. 24, will bring together scientists and artists for mini-talks and creative pieces.

Workshops to boost students’ financial literacy

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 00:12

Financial literacy workshops, Jan. 9 in the CAW Student Centre, will focus on subjects relevant to students.

Speaker to call for creative responses to global warming

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 00:11

Natalie Loveless of the University of Alberta will discuss the role of art in addressing global warming in a free public lecture Jan. 9.