Sneak peek of new film about “The Trib”

December 3rd, 2012 · No Comments · Archives, Film, History, Media, News, News Release, Research, libraries

You are cordially invited to a screening of the film: The Trib: Story of an Underdog Newspaper.
A documentary tribute to the life and times of the Winnipeg Tribune and its historic place in the city’s newspaper culture has been produced for MTS TV, and will premiere on MTS this Thursday, December 6, 2012.
However, a “sneak […]

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A visionary 1945 call for Arctic research expansion at the U of M

February 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Advisory, News, Research, environment

This editorial from the Winnipeg Evening Tribune, printed on Dec. 7, 1945, extols the benefits of an Arctic Research Centre at the University of Manitoba.

The needed expansion the piece refers to has become a reality: the Fort Garry Campus’ Wallace building, which is home to world-renowned Arctic system researchers, is expanding upwards. The Wallace building […]

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News Release: Legacies of the Winnipeg Tribune

November 4th, 2008 · No Comments · News Release

The department of archives and special collections in the University of Manitoba Libraries is pleased to host a special event of interest to the general public.
Please join us for an afternoon lecture by writer Russ Gourluck entitled: “Legacies of the Winnipeg Tribune.” He will talk about the various legacies of this important Winnipeg newspaper, including […]

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