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2015 Program

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All Homecoming events are open to the public and free unless a ticket price is indicated. 

Please also check out the Artsfest schedule for more exciting events at UWinnipeg Sept. 24th - 26th. 

All events are pending confirmation and subject to change.

Monday, September 21st, 2015

Theology Unveiling
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Bryce Chapel (now the Carl Ridd Sanctuary)
Unveiling of the recently restored historic stained glass window Theology, Queen of Sciences Surrounded by Faith, Love, Hope, Wisdom, Moral Conduct, Humility, and Love of Learning. Reception to follow.

Friday, September 25th, 2015 

datumerrata
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
1st floor Centennial Hall, Gallery 1C03 Foyer
Winnipeg-based artists, William Eakin and Craig Love, display a suite of their digital images of "glitched" prints.

Homecoming Photo Gallery
Featuring materials from United College 1950 and 1965, University of Winnipeg Classes of 1975 and 2005 and The Collegiate Class of 1990

9:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Archives Centre, 5th floor University of Winnipeg Library, Centennial Hall
The University of Winnipeg
515 Portage Avenue

A Putting Down of Roots
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
1st floor Centennial Hall, Gallery 1C03
Conceived of by alumnus, Kegan McFadden, A Putting Down of Roots is an exhibition that questions mainstream notions of anniversaries, longevity in the arts, and cultural institutions in general through a presentation of art & archive material in commemoration of CV2's 40th anniversary.

A Putting Down of Roots Poetry Reading
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
1st floor Centennial Hall, Gallery 1C03
Lunch time readings by poets, Garry Thomas Morse and Lori Cayer, in celebration of 40 years of Winnipeg poetry. 

Also As Well Too
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Hamilton Galleria, 4th floor University of Winnipeg Library, Centennial Hall
Founded by alumna, Alexis Kinloch, Also As Well Too is a collection of artists' book that focuses on the experiential works of art that highlight the indefinability that defines this genre of artwork.  With works from Canada and beyond, there is a special focus on works created by Winnipeg artists. Browse these one of a kind books with the help of the librarian!!

Alumni Wine and Cheese Reception 
Celebrating United College of 1950, 1955 and 1965; University of Winnipeg Classes of 1975 and 2005; and Collegiate Class of 1990

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Power Corporation Atrium of The Richardson College for the Environment and Science Complex
599 Portage Avenue
Free and open to all alumni and friends of The University of Winnipeg
RSVP to alumni@uwinnipeg.ca or call 204-988-7118 by Wednesday, Sept. 23rd at noon

Saturday, September 26th, 2015

datumerrata
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
1st floor Centennial Hall, Gallery 1C03 Foyer
Winnipeg-based artists, William Eakin and Craig Love, display a suite of their digital images of "glitched" prints.

Homecoming Photo Gallery
Featuring materials from United College 1950 and 1965, University of Winnipeg Classes of 1975 and 2005 and The Collegiate Class of 1990
9:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Archives Centre, 5th floor University of Winnipeg Library, Centennial Hall
The University of Winnipeg
515 Portage Avenue

A Putting Down of Roots
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
1st floor Centennial Hall, Gallery 1C03
Conceived of by alumnus, Kegan McFadden, A Putting Down of Roots is an exhibition that questions mainstream notions of anniversaries, longevity in the arts, and cultural institutions in general through a presentation of art & archive material in commemoration of CV2's 40th anniversary.

Campus Tour
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Archives Centre, Centennial Hall Library (5th floor)

Dr. Serena Keshavjee, University of Winnipeg Archivist Brett Lougheed and local architects on a tour of campus discussing how the campus has expanded and changed the face of downtown in the past 130 years. Meet in the Archives centre and take in ArtsFest exhibits before heading out. The tour is free but requires a reservation. Please call or e-mail Event Coordinator Andraea Sartison at 204.258.2997 or a.sartison@uwinnipeg.ca

Class of 1950 Reunion Luncheon
12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. (Reception at 12:30 p.m., Lunch at 1:15 p.m.)
The Fort Garry Hotel
222 Broadway
Tickets are $40.00 each

Sunday, September 27th, 2015

Coffee and Tea at The Carl Ridd Sanctuary
10:00 a.m. - 10:25 a.m.
Carl Ridd Sanctuary (the old chapel in Bryce Hall)
The University of Winnipeg
515 Portage Avenue

Ecumenical Service of Worship
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Carl Ridd Sanctuary (the old chapel in Bryce Hall)
The University of Winnipeg
515 Portage Avenue

Homecoming Pancake Breakfast
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Riddell Hall Cafeteria
Centennial Hall
The University of Winnipeg
515 Portage Avenue

rsvp to alumni@uwinnipeg.ca 

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:

ALUMNI AFFAIRS

204.988.7118
alumni@uwinnipeg.ca