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Odette Building loses its lid

Mon, 11/22/2021 - 00:07

Contractors removed the cooling tower from the roof of the Odette Building on Friday, Nov. 22, providing access to the mechanical room underneath. The building was closed during the work, which wrapped up Saturday. Photo by Tory James.

Student theatre company promises edgy production

Fri, 11/19/2021 - 00:33

The University Players production On the Edge — and Over opens online Friday, Nov. 19.

University signs on to plan to fight structural racism

Fri, 11/19/2021 - 00:31
The University of Windsor joined universities and colleges across Canada in signing a national plan of action to fight structural racism.

Document drop-off service facilitates submissions to Registrars Office

Fri, 11/19/2021 - 00:29
A new drop box service gives students a more efficient way to submit documents to the Office of the Registrar.

Lancer football players earn provincial honours

Fri, 11/19/2021 - 00:27

Ontario University Athletics bestowed all-star honours on four Lancer football players.

Recital to feature piano student in performance

Fri, 11/19/2021 - 00:25
Pianist Samuel Fedele will play works by Bach and Schubert in recital Friday, Nov. 19.

Reminder: submit Ignite job proposals for Winter 2022

Fri, 11/19/2021 - 00:24
Nov. 21 is the last chance to submit Ignite Winter 2022 job proposals.

Registering for UWin accounts and courses among top student queries

Fri, 11/19/2021 - 00:19
Questions about registering for classes and UWin accounts are among this week’s most-referenced Knowledge Base Articles.

Social wellness subject of newsletter

Fri, 11/19/2021 - 00:17
The November 2021 edition of Workplace Wellness E-Digest focuses on issues of social wellness.

Reminder: UWinsite Student will be unavailable starting 6 p.m. tonight

Thu, 11/18/2021 - 00:06

The scheduled update to UWinsite Student will cause the system to be unavailable 6 p.m. tonight to Monday evening, Nov. 22.

The offices of the Registrar, Student Accounts, Student Awards and Financial Aid will be closed during this time.

The uwindsor.ca/uwinsite/all-news web page will have the latest information on the project.

If you have any questions related to the UWinsite Student Project, email uwinsite@uwindsor.ca.

Director of Anti-racism Organizational Change announced

Thu, 11/18/2021 - 00:06

The University is pleased to announce the reorganization of the position of Strategic Planning Officer for Anti-Black Racism Initiatives with the appointment of Marium Tolson-Murtty as Director of Anti-racism Organizational Change (AROC). This expanded role builds on our significant efforts on Anti-Black Racism and responds to our commitment to address all forms of racism and racial discrimination on our campus.  

Reporting to the Vice-President, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, the Director, AROC will: 

Students hoping to jump-start youth sport

Thu, 11/18/2021 - 00:05

Kinesiology students Ryan Brunelle and Stefanie Podnar will collect donations to Jumpstart outside Saturday’s varsity volleyball game.

Cross country championships top of sports order this weekend

Thu, 11/18/2021 - 00:04

Josh Zilles and Samara Quanz will represent the blue and gold at the U Sports cross country championship meet in Quebec City on Saturday, Nov. 20. It’s the most distant of the varsity action for Lancer athletes this weekend, the last competition before year’s end.

Closer to home, the men’s hockey team will face off against the Waterloo Warriors at the Capri Pizzeria Recreation Complex at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 19. It’s the first game of a home-and-away series, with the squads meeting Saturday in Waterloo at 7 p.m.

Campus radio station launching annual fundraising drive

Thu, 11/18/2021 - 00:03
Campus community radio station CJAMfm will begin its week-long annual fundraising drive Friday, Nov. 19.

Webinar to offer update on University pension plans

Thu, 11/18/2021 - 00:03

An online meeting Thursday, Nov. 18, will feature presentations on the University’s pension plans.

Restart the presses! Print shop back in business

Thu, 11/18/2021 - 00:02
The University Print Shop has returned to full-time operation.

Cross-border diplomacy subject of discussion

Thu, 11/18/2021 - 00:01
Professors of law and political science will discuss “Border City Diplomacy” in a free public event Friday, Nov. 19.

Geospatial analyst creates online app to raise awareness of the water crisis in First Nation communities

Wed, 11/17/2021 - 00:11
Geospatial data analyst Carina Luo used geographic information systems to raise awareness about the ongoing water crisis in First Nation communities.

Oversight of municipal police services subject of Wednesday workshop

Wed, 11/17/2021 - 00:10
Law professor Danardo Jones will discuss the role and composition of municipal police services boards in an online workshop Nov. 17.

Musical revue promises a bunch of entertainment

Wed, 11/17/2021 - 00:08

The Broadway Bunch musical revue features a number of UWindsor alumni.