Daily News Top Stories

Subscribe to Daily News Top Stories feed
The University of Windsor DailyNews is an e-newsletter published by the Public Affairs & Communications department.
Updated: 21 hours 33 min ago

Biology lab uses bioengineered fruit flies to study how cells change through the day

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 00:08

Members of biology professor Phillip Karpowicz’s lab study the circadian rhythms of the intestine.

T4 slips now available online to UWindsor employees

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 00:06

T4 tax slips are now available to UWindsor employees through the myUWinfo portal.

Partnership extends payroll payment to off-campus café

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 00:05

The Green Bean Café now accepts the UwinCARD as payment from employees that have activated payroll deduction.

Windsor Law to partner with Canadian Red Cross for conference

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 00:04

Windsor Law will partner with the Canadian Red Cross to address international humanitarian law.

Fundraising dinner to support bird observatory

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 00:01

Steve Burrows, author of the Birder Murder Mysteries, will speak at a fundraising dinner for the Pelee Island Bird Observatory on May 8.

Placements provide professional experience for comm studies major

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 00:34

Her internship placements helped convince Braunte Petric (right) to pursue a career in the creative field of media production.

Student union confers inaugural memorial scholarship

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 00:29

Malik Nembhard is the inaugural recipient of a scholarship commemorating late student Jason Solomon.

Lancer women cagers to host opening-round match Wednesday

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 00:28

The Lancer women’s basketball team will open the post-season Wednesday in the St. Denis Centre.

Winter 2019 exam schedule released

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 00:27

The final exam schedule for Winter 2019 is now available in UWinsite Student.

Food outlets serving diners through week

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 00:26

The Crocodile Grill, CEI Tim Hortons, and student centre Marketplace will open this week to serve patrons.

Exhibition and symposium to celebrate communication theorist

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 00:39

UWindsor’s School of Creative Arts will mount an exhibition and symposium on the work of communication theorist Marshall McLuhan.

UWindsor music instructor to lend voice to jazz concert

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 00:31

Vocalist Shahida Nurullah will join the Windsor Symphony Orchestra for concerts this weekend celebrating the music of George Gershwin.

Film festival to screen South Asian documentaries

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 00:30

The South Asian Documentary Film Festival will screen six films on the UWindsor campus, March 8 to 16.

Social to help connect students with ideas

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 00:28

A social Feb. 26 will connect potential participants in the EPIC Blue Sky competition.

Funding to support fish restoration research

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 00:20

A project studying how to bring a fish back from the brink of extinction is receiving some additional support from the federal government.

Office of Open Learning extends deadline for OER ACE grants

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 00:01

The Office of Open Learning has extended the deadline for the OER ACE Grants to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, in response to a number of requests for extensions.

“There are a lot of people with really good and interesting ideas about how to create and use open educational resources in their teaching, and we want to ensure that there is enough time to put together the best possible application at such a busy time of the year,” said Nick Baker, director of the Office of Open Learning.

Lecture to praise better arguments

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 00:15

Philosophy professor Catherine Hundleby will deliver her lecture “We should be able to argue well” Friday as practice for a weekend TEDx talk.

Lancers to open men’s hockey playoffs Thursday

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 00:13

The Lancer men’s hockey team will meet the Guelph Gryphons in a best-of-three first-round playoff series this weekend.

Stage veterans to lead acting workshop

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 00:12

UWindsor drama grads Tom McCamus and Antoni Cimolino of the Stratford Festival will conduct a workshop for acting students Friday.

Presidential Search Committee issues update

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 00:11

The Presidential Search Committee held a retreat and meeting in early February in preparation for going back out to the market in search of the Seventh President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Windsor.

It was a productive meeting where new and continuing members of the committee were able to refresh key documents to the process; review last year’s process to identify areas for improvement; and set the agenda for the ensuing search.