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    • Feature Story: Celebrating Dr. Jim Tomkins' 50 years of service to the University of Regina 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-06-04)
      The University of Regina has been the second home of Chancellor Jim Tomkins for more than 50 years. While a student in 1963, he worked for a local concrete company that poured the foundations for the Laboratory and Classroom ...
    • Feature Story: Barb and Jon Ryan to receive the University of Regina's highest honour 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-06-05)
      At the University of Regina's 45th annual spring convocation being held at the Conexus Arts Centre today at 2:00 p.m., Barb Ryan and Jon Ryan will make University of Regina history. The two worthy recipients will be the ...
    • Feature Story: Eric Peterson to receive the University of Regina's highest honour 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-06-06)
      At the University of Regina's 45th annual spring convocation being held at the Conexus Arts Centre today at 2:00 p.m., Eric Peterson will receive the highest recognition the University can bestow - an honorary degree - for ...
    • Feature Story: Renu Kapoor to receive the University of Regina's highest honour 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-06-06)
      At the University of Regina's 45th annual spring convocation being held at the Conexus Arts Centre today at 2:00 p.m., Renu Kapoor will receive the highest recognition the University can bestow - an honorary degree - for ...
    • Feature Story: Gordon and Jill Rawlinson to receive honorary degrees from University of Regina 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-06-07)
      At the 45th annual spring Convocation being held at the Conexus Arts Centre today at 2:00 p.m., Gordon and Jill Rawlinson will receive the University of Regina's highest honour - an honorary degree for their lifelong ...
    • Feature Story: Mainly for Women 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-06-11)
      The experience of women living on Prairie farms in the 1930s came alive for undergraduate history student Brandi Adams when she delved into the archives of The Western Producer, a farm weekly that's been an important source ...
    • Feature Story: Women's entrepreneurship event bridges gap between academia and business 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-06-13)
      A capacity crowd gathered at College Avenue Campus on Monday to learn from some of the world's change makers in women's entrepreneurship. Three speakers, from as close as Edmonton and as far as England, delivered ...
    • Feature Story: U of R announces Canada Research Chair in Climate Change, Energy, and Sustainability Policy 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-06-14)
      Dr. Margot Hurlbert is the University of Regina's newest Canada Research Chair (CRC). Hurlbert, coordinating lead author of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's (IPCC) Special Report on Land and Climate and ...
    • Feature Story: A doorway to culture 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-06-20)
      What is the connection between horses, educational psychology, and Indigenous youth and culture? Reconnecting with cultural and traditional ways of knowing and being is increasingly seen as a significant part of the ...
    • Feature Story: University of Regina robotics team headed to Russia for international competition 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-06-24)
      Businesses use automation to be more efficient and to cut costs, and they are always on the lookout for new ways to do both. Now a University of Regina robotics team is developing an effective and sleek-looking robot for ...
    • Feature Story: The Conversation: Guatemalan elections: Corruption, violence - and hope 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-06-28)
      Thelma Cabrera may not have won her bid to become Guatemala's next president, but she did shake up the country's political scene. A Maya Mam Indigenous rights defender, Cabrera finished fourth place among 19 candidates ...
    • Feature Story: "Making Treaty 4" a powerful, emotional journey 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-07-04)
      Canada's relationship with Indigenous peoples and its contemporary significance was the subject of the Globe Theatre production Making Treaty 4 (MT4) this spring. The play is not a historical reenactment but a conceptual ...
    • Feature Story: University community mourning the passing of Chancellor Emeritus Dr. William Ready 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-07-09)
      On the morning of July 8, longtime contributor to the University of Regina and honorary degree recipient, Dr. William Ready S.O.M. Q.C. passed away. Dr. Ready served as the University's seventh Chancellor from 2007-2013. ...
    • Feature Story: CANARIE funding to help researchers achieve groundbreaking results while saving time and money 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-07-22)
      New funding will help researchers turn their data into scientific breakthroughs - faster. The University of Regina recently received CANARIE funding of up to $330,000 for specialized research software support. This ...
    • Feature Story: Alumnus helping meeting TRC Calls to Action 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-07-26)
      Denis Carignan BA'93 has brought his very successful Indigenous software testing training model to Saskatchewan. The University of Regina graduate is the managing director of PLATO Sask Testing and president of PLATO ...
    • Feature Story: University doing its part to protect endangered barn swallows 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-08-01)
      When Stephen King was growing up in North Portal, Saskatchewan, barn swallows were a common sight. Throughout the spring and summer, they could be seen flying around barns and other outbuildings, on neighbouring farms, and ...
    • Feature Story: University of Regina researchers receive funding for state-of-the-art infrastructure 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-08-13)
      Conducting research that leads to exciting new discoveries requires the right space, tools, and equipment. To help ensure that the nation's researchers can continue to conduct exceptional research, the Honourable Kirsty ...
    • Feature Story: Fulbright Canada Research Chair looking to change the way we think about and use water on the Prairies 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-08-14)
      While droughts and floods are as old as time, there has been a sharp increase in their frequency here in Canada and around the world - to negative effect. According to a Government of Canada agroclimate report, in 2017 ...
    • Feature Story: Business boot camp gives veterans confidence to chase their entrepreneurial dreams 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-08-22)
      Prince's Operation Entrepreneur (POE) is taking place this week at the University of Regina. The annual week-long business boot camp, in partnership with Prince's Trust Canada, Enactus Regina, and the Paul J. Hill School ...
    • Feature Story: $1 million gift and $500,000 matching pledge to support in Saving Darke Hall 

      University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina (University Advancement & Communications, University of Regina, 2019-08-26)
      A transformational gift was announced this morning to help return Darke Hall to its former glory, and to inspire the community to push its renewal to completion. A capacity crowd gathered in the newly renovated Historic ...