A one hour television documentary “The University…And the Community” A Living/Learning Experience, aired on Sunday, October 9, 2011 on OMNI Ontario and now can be seen on line at http://vod.uwinnipeg.ca/uw/university-community.html
Filmed on campus and narrated by Brad Roberts, the lead singer of the “Crash Test Dummies” and UWinnipeg graduate, this documentary was inspired by UWinnipeg President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Lloyd Axworthy’s concept of Community Learning. The piece highlights the Urban Inner-City Studies program, The Model School, Global Welcome Centre, Wii Chiiwaakanak Learning Centre, Diversity Foods – and the commitment and participation of UWinnipeg students, faculty and staff.
This documentary was produced by produced by Darcy Ataman and Joel Goldberg and Unicom One Productions Inc.
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FOR MORE INFORMATIONNaniece Ibrahim, Communications Officer, The University of Winnipeg P: 204.988.7130, E: [email protected].