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Experts to explore issues of Indigenous incarceration

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 00:46

A panel will discuss “Indigenous Realities Navigating the Canadian Criminal Justice System” at 1:20 p.m. October 17.

Raffle to benefit scholarship fund

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 00:45

A scholarship to support first- and second-generation Canadians is the beneficiary of a charity raffle this month.

University issues response to legalization of recreational Cannabis

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 13:14

Following the enactment of the Cannabis Act (Bill C-45), recreational cannabis products will be legally consumable across Canada as of October 17, 2018. In preparation for the legalization, each province and territory has or is in the process of establishing regulations outlining legal minimum age, where you can buy it, where you can use it and how much you can possess.

In Ontario, these regulations include:

Peer advising program to Reach students online

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 00:43

The Reach peer e-advising portal gives first-year students a virtual connection to assistance from senior students.

Festivities to mark opening of student centre lounge

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 00:41

Food and drink specials will mark the October 17 grand opening of the Hum Café and Lounge.

Medals recognize top grads’ academic achievements

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 00:40

Mohamed Aboelnga and Michelle Guerreo received the Governor General’s Gold Medal, Saturday in the St. Denis Centre.

Alternative Spring Break soliciting items for fundraising auction

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 00:38

Alternative Spring Break is seeking donations of items for an auction to raise funds for its Reading Week program.

Workshops to explore software music sequencer

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 00:36

Workshops Wednesday at the School of Creative Arts will explore the Ableton Live digital audio workstation.

Autumnal apples on offer in appreciation

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 00:35

A campus union will hand out apple cider and doughnut bites to students at lunchtime Wednesday, October 17.

Part-time students to gather for social Thursday

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 00:34

The Organization of Part-time University Students will hold its fall social Thursday, October 18, in the CAW Student Centre.

Registration now open for training in UWinsite Student

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 00:33

Invitations for training in the UWinsite Student system have gone out to the affected faculty and staff.

Satellite of Peer Support Centre to bring mental health resources downtown

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 00:52

The Peer Support Centre will launch a satellite to test the need for its services downtown.

Intersection of criminal and constitutional law subject of lecture

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 00:51

Joseph Arvay will deliver Windsor Law’s annual Greenspan Cohn Lecture, “Litigating at the Intersections of Criminal and Constitutional Law,” Tuesday.

UWindsor scientist weighs in on freshwater pollutant find

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 00:49

UWindsor hydroecologist Jill Crossman is quoted in a National Geographic article on microplastic pollution in the Tennessee River.

Tech company to promote co-op and internship positions

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 00:45

Representatives of BlackBerry will be on campus Friday to discuss co-op and internship opportunities for students.

Nominations invited for human rights awards

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 00:43

The Office of Human Rights, Equity and Accessibility is accepting submissions for the annual OHREA Awards.

Annual report details EPICentre activities

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 00:43

Read about the activities of the Entrepreneurship Practice and Innovation Centre (EPICentre) in its 2017-18 annual report.

University to graduate 1,182 during Saturday Convocation ceremonies

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 00:16

The University of Windsor will confer degrees on 1,182 graduating students during its 110th Convocation ceremonies Saturday, October 13.

Downtown home inspires creativity in UWindsor arts students

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 00:14

View magazine interviews students in the School of Creative Arts who are inspired by their new downtown home.

Soccer only varsity action at home this weekend

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 00:12

Lancer soccer will host Western at Alumni Field on Friday, October 12.