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UWindsor’s Sport Management program at the top if its game

(Windsor, Ontario, Day, Wednesday, February 18, 2015) ­­– UWindsor’s Master of Human Kinetics program in Sport Management has been ranked among the top 25 programs of its kind in the world for the third straight year, according to SportBusiness International’s 2014 Postgraduate Sports Course Rankings.  

The survey, launched in 2012, has placed UWindsor’s program among pinnacle programs internationally because of its favourable showing in such categories as student satisfaction, class size, job support, and employment within three months of graduation.

Psychological Services and Research Centre to offer group therapy for OCD

UWindsor’s Psychological Services and Research Centre (PSRC) will offer Living Fully, A Group for OCD, a series of free weekly group therapy sessions for those struggling with symptoms of obsessive compulsive disorder, beginning Thursday, January 29 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the PSRC’s “House on Sunset” building, 336 Sunset.

The group therapy is offered as part of the PSRC’s accredited academic program, which supports clinical training for graduate psychology students under the direction of faculty advisors.  

Psychological Services and Research Centre to focus on healthy student relationships

House on Sunset

UWindsor’s Psychological Services and Research Centre (PSRC) will start the new year with a campaign aimed at helping students develop and maintain healthy relationships, with an emphasis on relationship satisfaction; boundaries; communication patterns, and the role of technology in modern day relationships.

The initiative is offered as part of the PSRC’s accredited academic program, which supports clinical training for graduate psychology students under the direction of faculty advisors.  

University of Windsor appoints Provost and Vice-President, Academic

Douglas Kneale

The University of Windsor today announced the appointment of Dr. Douglas Kneale as Provost and Vice-President, Academic.  Dr. Kneale is currently dean of the Faculty of Humanities at Brock University.  Prior to that he served as professor and chair of the Department of English at the University of Western Ontario.

University purchases downtown Tunnel Bar-B-Q site

Former Tunnel-Bar-B-Q site

New property to house academic programs originally planned for Bus Depot site

(Windsor, Ontario, May 2, 2014) – The University of Windsor has purchased the Tunnel Bar-B-Q (TBQ) site as an alternative location for the arts programs originally planned for the Bus Depot property.

Innovation Centre offers new space for student entrepreneurs

Innovation Centre Rendering

Board of Governors approves $4.1M to complete interior by the fall

Innovation Centre Rendering

(Windsor, Ontario, Tues., April 22, 2014) – The University of Windsor’s new Innovation Centre will open this fall, enhancing the student experience by offering new collaborative work spaces through the Entrepreneurship Practice and Innovation Centre (EPICentre).

Armouries redevelopment receives $32.6M project approval

Board of Governors passes motion, plans for fall 2016 opening 

Armouries Rendering

(Windsor, Ontario, Tues., April 22, 2014) – The University of Windsor is set to begin the transformation of the historic Windsor Armouries into the new home for the School of Creative Arts.  The Board of Governors has approved a $32.6M budget for the project.

UWindsor selects local design build firm for new Welcome Centre

Welcome Centre Rendering

Amico Design Build and Hariri Pontarini Architects/Architecttura Inc. Architects to create gateway

(Windsor, Ontario, Tues., February 25, 2014) – The University of Windsor has selected the team of Amico Design Build and Hariri Pontarini Architects/Architecttura Inc. Architects to build the new Welcome Centre to function as a gateway to the campus. This 18,000 square foot building will be located on the north-east corner of Patricia and Wyandotte, and will invite visitors, future students, donors and returning alumni to explore the ever-changing campus community.

Ed Lumley Centre for Engineering Innovation shines at official Grand Opening

Ed Lumley Centre for Engineering Innovation

World-class facility is the address for innovation 

(Windsor, Ontario, Friday, May 31, 2013) ­­– The University of Windsor celebrated the official grand opening of the Ed Lumley Centre for Engineering Innovation (CEI) today by welcoming the public to the $112 million, 300,000 sq. foot (over 91,000 sq. m.) structure, during a 10 a.m. ceremony in the building’s atrium. The CEI is taking its place at the forefront of innovation in the region, in Canada and beyond.