News Releases

Three students smile while walking and talking outside of the University of Windsor's Toldo Lancer Centre.
Dr. Cláudio Verani
Jun 3rd, 2024

WINDSOR, Ont. – The University of Windsor has appointed Cláudio Verani, professor of chemistry and Associate Dean in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Wayne State University, to a five-year term as Dean of the Faculty of Science effective July 15, Provost Robert Aguirre has announced.

“We are very pleased to have attracted a scholar of Dr. Verani’s experience and stature to this role following a highly competitive search,” Dr. Aguirre says. “He will provide crucial leadership in our teaching and research missions, advancing faculty, staff, and student excellence.”

Two graduates jump at the University of Windsor convocation
Jun 3rd, 2024

WINDSOR, Ont. – The University of Windsor is set to celebrate the academic achievements of more than 5,000 students at its 2024 Spring Convocation.

The ceremonies will be held at the Toldo Lancer Centre over four days, from June 4 to June 7.

"This year's convocation holds special significance as it honours graduates who faced the challenge of missing their high school graduations due to the pandemic,” said University of Windsor Registrar Ray Darling.

The Rodziks stand in front of a concrete panel of the new six story residence
May 29th, 2024

WINDSOR, Ont. — Marking a significant milestone, the University of Windsor proudly announces the naming of its latest student residence as Rodzik Hall, in recognition of the Don Rodzik Foundation’s substantial contributions to the University and the Windsor-Essex community.

“Rodzik Hall symbolizes our commitment to supporting the educational journey and well-being of students here at the University of Windsor,” said Don Rodzik.

“We are honoured to contribute to a project that will have a lasting impact on the university and the broader community.”

The University of Windsor's Residence Hall West is pictured with the Ambassador Bridge in the background.
May 6th, 2024

WINDSOR, Ont. – The University of Windsor is excited to announce the appointment of Camisha Sibblis as the Director of the Black Scholars Institute (BSI), marking a significant step forward in the University’s commitment to research excellence and community engagement.

Dr. Mike McKay examines a water sample with researchers pictured in the background
May 6th, 2024

WINDSOR, Ont. — The University of Windsor is leading a $15 million research project to help Canada respond to future pandemics by strengthening our country’s biomanufacturing sector.