Published January 21, 2016
I’d like to take a minute to pull back the curtain and reveal something that may be somewhat mysterious, but shouldn’t be any big secret.
Winnipeg’s snow-clearing policies leave potential cyclists out in the cold
CKUW is an integral part of the University of Winnipeg’s campus community. From its humble beginnings more than 50 years ago, as a closed-circuit station heard only in select university buildings, the on-campus FM station has expanded into one of the city’s most pioneering broadcasters.
Music ’N’ Mavens // For The Love of Craft // Nu Sounds // Cross-cultural beading // Red Rising issue two
Sol Sigurdson’s The Lake Winnipeg Fisherman reimagined
Weddings don’t all need to be the same
Music by Elton John , Book and lyrics by Lee Hall
Plays at Royal MTC’s John Hirsch Mainstage until Sat., Feb. 6
A new experience in therapeutic science
What poetry slams mean to the local performance community
Three solo artists rehash classical art
When normal is boring, and boring is awesome
Wesmen celebrate inaugural Indigenous Day with ASC
Province increases funding by four per cent for colleges and universities
"The Bay downtown just announced they are closing the fourth floor – what should go in its place?"
Dr. Andrew R. Frey - Assistant professor of physics
Mattress recycling program // Bell Let’s Tweet // UWSA day care spaces // SAD lamps at libraries // Downtown market back for 2016 // Inuit casting call
Plain Bicycle Project to bring Dutch bicycles to Winnipeg
City seeks input for downtown off-leash dog park
Provincial election holds promise for climate change progress
Janine - “Turtlenecks are my thing.”
Un-Supermarket follows the whimsical ups and downs of three jaded cashiers at their local grocery store. Ever wonder what your average retail worker is really thinking? This dark comedy shines a light on some of the attitudes and truths associated with the industry. Though at times cynical, the characters have a sense of humour about their positions and the situations they face on a day to day basis. After all, cashiering is a monotonous job, sometimes you just have to make a joke and not take yourself so seriously... The main characters Val, Rick, and Tish sure don't!
Here's a sampling of the action at last week's Uniter Fiver showcase at The Good Will. Photos by Daniel Crump and Joey Senft