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Upgrade to student email to enhance capacity for collaboration

Fri, 12/13/2019 - 00:10

IT Services will upgrade student email accounts from UWin Gmail to Outlook.

Lecture promises cultural analysis of sport

Fri, 12/13/2019 - 00:09

The relationships, complexities, and contradictions in the life of cultural commodities associated with sport are the subject of a free public lecture Friday, Dec. 13, on the UWindsor campus.

Steve Jackson — a professor in the School of Physical Education at the University of Otago, New Zealand — will present “Sport and the Commodification of Social Life” at 1:30 p.m. in room 145, Human Kinetics Building.

Bookstore offering sweet deals on sweats

Fri, 12/13/2019 - 00:07

The Campus Bookstore is offering a bargain on sweats: shirts and pants for just $24.95 each.

Year-end means possible delays in mail service

Fri, 12/13/2019 - 00:06

Distribution Services advises that departments may experience delays in mail delivery and collection.

Natural changemaker retains ties to alma mater

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 00:30

Grad Pamela Nadin-McIntyre is the innovation lead for Canada’s largest independent crude oil and natural gas producer.

Community of Practice meeting Friday to feature funding call

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 00:29

The Community of Practice session Friday will see a call for proposals for grants to support work across the open, online, and technology-enhanced teaching continuum.

Retirees’ association extends membership to non-union managers

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 00:27

The Windsor University Retirees’ Association has expanded its membership criteria to include retired non-union managers and administrators.

Open house reception to celebrate advances of human rights

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 00:25

The Office of Human Rights, Equity, and Accessibility will hold its annual Awards and Open House reception Friday, Dec. 13.

Food drive to replenish campus cupboard

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 00:24

The Organization of Part-time University Students is collecting donations to the Student Food Bank through Tuesday, Dec. 17.

UWindsor chemist designing molecular tubes for biomedical applications

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 00:39

A UWindsor chemist is working to design a nanoscopic implant that can slowly release medication and self-destruct when it’s done.

Sweet 16 for high school programming contest draws record turnout

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 00:38

Teams from 14 high schools joined the Secondary School Computer Programming Competition, hosted by the School of Computer Science on Friday.

Submit pledge sheets now for payroll deduction

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 00:37

Submit United Way pledge forms by Friday, Dec. 13, to facilitate payroll deduction to begin in the new year.

New series of Weight Watchers at Work meetings to begin January 9

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 00:36

The new series of UWindsor Weight Watchers at Work meetings starts Jan. 9.

Magazine provides insight into work of engineering students, faculty, and alumni

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 00:29

The latest issue of the Faculty of Engineering’s annual magazine is available on its website.

Research network angling to conserve fish

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 00:12

A $9.1 million research project will help ensure the sustainability of freshwater fish stocks in Canada for generations to come.

Class project has students thinking out of the box

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 00:10

Out of the box thinking helped a class of engineering students create functional furniture out of cardboard.

Campaign aiming to transform Windsor Law

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 00:08

Windsor Law has launched a campaign to raise funds for the re-imagining of its home.

Academic search tool to launch early in 2020

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 00:07

The University of Windsor libraries will launch the Omni search tool in the new year.

New name to better reflect programs in School of the Environment

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 00:05

The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences has been renamed the School of the Environment.

Awards recognize contributions of faculty in social sciences

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 00:04

Carlin Miller and Tom Najem won honours Thursday at the Faculty of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences year-end reception.