No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess5/25/2020 1:26 PM Approved

​(The Pas, MB) – On April 21, 2020, University College of the North’s (UCN) Governing Council reappointed Chancellor Edwin Jebb for a fourth term. Of the reappointment, Chancellor Jebb said, “I am so appreciative that the Governing Council has decided to continue my time as Chancellor. Serving UCN is something I really enjoy and am proud to do.”  MORE INFORMATION

No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess5/21/2020 12:51 PM Approved

​(Thompson, MB) – UCN Faculty member, Dr. Ramona Neckoway (Faculty of Arts, Business and Science), is part of a research team exploring the impacts of COVID‐19 on Indigenous communities. The project entitled “Kitatipithitamak mithwayawin” is funded through a “Rapid Response” call at the Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR) focusing on COVID‐19.  Click here for FULL RELEASE

No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess5/14/2020 11:42 AM Approved

​(The Pas, MB) – This September, University College of the North (UCN) will welcome new and returning students to the Fall academic term with a full suite of courses and programs that will be offered online or by other delivery methods. Face‐to‐face courses will not be offered at UCN during the Fall Term unless absolutely required, and practical experience elements of courses that cannot be achieved through online and other methods will be carefully managed using physical distancing.   CLICK here for FULL RELEASE


No presence informationKoshel, Monte5/11/2020 3:59 PM Approved

​University College of the North endorses the recommendations presented by The Canadian Federation of Library Associations (CFLA-FCAB). Read More

No presence informationKoshel, Monte5/8/2020 2:25 PM Approved

UCN announces the appointment of Harvey Briggs as Associate Vice President of a new academic department at UCN named "Reconciliation, Research and Academic Innovation". Read More

No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess4/2/2020 2:49 PM Approved

​UCN Dean of Education, David Yerex Williamson’s poem, “Warren’s Landing”, is featured in the Sweet Water anthology available now. Click here for FULL RELEASE


No presence informationKoshel, Monte3/13/2020 3:30 PM Approved

​Measures taken by University College of the North immediately reduces numbers on campus and allows faculty and staff to develop alternative program delivery models. Full Release here

No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess3/10/2020 2:37 PM Approved

​Fisher River Cree Nation celebrated a graduation for Bachelor of Arts students. Click here for FULL RELEASE 


No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess2/24/2020 8:44 AM Approved

New adult high school programming at 2 Post Secondary Education Centres Click here for FULL RELEASE

No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess2/12/2020 9:53 AM Approved

Law Enforcement students able to gain understanding of community tragic events. ​Click here for FULL RELEASE.

No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess2/10/2020 9:40 AM Approved

Dr. Joseph Atoyebi will join with others on Online Misinformation. Click here for FULL RELEASE

No presence informationKoshel, Monte1/27/2020 5:49 PM Approved

MB Government issues mandate letter for post secondary schools, including UCN. Click HERE for full release

No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess1/2/2020 8:54 AM Approved

Elder Don Robertson, Ph.D. (Hon) passed away December 27, 2019 Click here for FULL RELEASE

No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess12/20/2019 9:05 AM Approved

Sue Matheson's, the John Ford Encyclopedia is released to bookstores. Click HERE for full release.

No presence informationNemeth, Suzie12/18/2019 2:09 PM Approved

​DPN Graduates pass the Certification Exam.  Click HERE for full release.

No presence informationKoshel, Monte10/11/2019 10:34 AM Approved

Conversations about northern economic and human development. CLICK HERE for full release

No presence informationNemeth, Suzie10/10/2019 2:15 PM Approved

​Future Skills Centre-Regional Soundings Tour comes North.  CLICK HERE for full release.

No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess10/10/2019 8:56 AM Approved

​Examines Manitoba family's homestead.  CLICK HERE for full release.

No presence informationKoshel, Monte10/6/2019 10:28 PM Approved

New Thompson campus special collection. CLICK HERE for full release

No presence informationNemeth, Suzie9/26/2019 11:14 AM Approved

 ​UCN helps students displaced by fire.  CLICK HERE for the full release.

No presence informationNemeth, Suzie9/26/2019 8:41 AM Approved

Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba visits UCN The Pas  CLICK HERE for full release

No presence informationNemeth, Suzie9/26/2019 8:32 AM Approved

​UCN NRMT grads applying to U of M program will receive credit CLICK HERE for full release

No presence informationNemeth, Suzie9/24/2019 8:32 AM Approved

​Seniors at Rotary Place in Thompson, Manitoba, are now able to cruise the World Wide Web thanks to a partnership between the Information and Communication Technologies Association of Manitoba and University College of the North.

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No presence informationKoshel, Monte9/20/2019 2:37 PM Approved

​(Thompson, MB) - University College of the North (UCN) assistant professor, Dr. Gilbert McInnis, received notice from Peter Lang Publishing confirming that Dr. McInnis’s book Kurt Vonnegut: Myth and Science in a Modern World has been accepted for publication. CLICK HERE for full release

No presence informationGraham, Kelly9/9/2019 2:26 PM Approved

​University College of the North (UCN) continues to set new enrolment records. Preliminary first-week enrolment numbers for full and part-time students are the best since its establishment, President and Vice Chancellor, Doug Lauvstad, announced today.

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No presence informationNemeth, Suzie9/3/2019 3:18 PM Approved

​The University College of the North was well represented at the 2019 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences in June.  Drs. Ying Kong and Joseph Atoyebi, along with UCN students Taylor Flett and Kassidy Burden, attended the conference and delivered individual presentations under the theme: "Voice, Image, Prose, and Poetry from Indigenous Students."

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No presence informationGraham, Kelly8/12/2019 9:25 AM Approved

Free 4 week Digital Media-Based Storytelling Program
September 23 - October 18, 2019
The Pas Campus​
Open to Northern Manitoba Residents Aged 18+
Residence Provided for Out of Town Students

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NSI Call for Applications​

No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess8/1/2019 2:14 PM Approved

​Federal investments in six projects for business growth, skills training, and economic development

August 1, 2019 – Winnipeg, Manitoba – Western Economic Diversification Canada

Ensuring every Manitoban has an equal and fair chance to succeed is an important part of western Canada’s economic prosperity. That is why the Government of Canada is investing up to $4.9 million in six projects in Manitoba to build an inclusive and empowering economy. The announcement was made today by Robert-Falcon Ouellette, Member of Parliament for Winnipeg Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for Western Economic Diversification Canada.

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No presence informationKEEWATINCC\rnabess7/2/2019 8:19 AM Approved

​University College of the North (UCN) is 15 years old! Established on a strong foundation provided by the former Keewatin Community College, UCN began operations on July 1, 2004, delivering both college and university programming and governed by northern peoples. UCN is unique in that it includes a mix of the expected features of a post-secondary institution such as the Learning Council, the body that governs academic matters at UCN, and a strong Council of Elders that provides advice to the Governing Council on delivering educational excellence in northern Manitoba. 

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No presence informationNemeth, Suzie6/28/2019 3:32 PM Approved

​The University College of the North celebrated the achievements of the 2019 graduating class at ceremonies held in The Pas (June 25) and Thompson (June 27).  These events combined with the many community graduation ceremonies, mark the tremendous accomplishments of UCN students.

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