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    • Feature Story: Aboriginal Post-Secondary Education Remains Priority 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2013-08-28)
      In her new role as the University of Regina’s executive lead on indigenization, Dr. Shauneen Pete is working with groups across campus to ensure the University continues to be a leader in Aboriginal post-secondary education.
    • Feature Story: Aboriginal student enrolment on the rise 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2014-10-15)
      Registration statistics released this month show an increase of nearly 50 per cent in self-declared Aboriginal students over a five-year period. This brings total Aboriginal enrolment to more than 11 per cent of the total ...
    • Feature Story: An amazing academic adventure in the Amazon 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-07-28)
      She’s been lost in the jungle, bitten (twice) by one of the most painful insects in the world, and travelled a long distance to a place few people have visited or understand. All this for six credit hours. It has been well ...
    • Feature Story: Archer Library Pilots Personal Librarian Project 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-09-19)
      The Dr. John Archer Library at the University’s main campus is piloting a project to connect with first year students who have self-identified as Indigenous. “This pilot is trying to address what’s known as library ...
    • Feature Story: Campus tipi raising competition helps build community & raise awareness of First Nations culture 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-09-30)
      As four people pushed hard to work together as a team to try to raise a tipi, Darcy Tourangeau, Lead Advisor, Indigenous Initiatives at K+S Potash, could only sit and marvel at the sight. Tourangeau, from the Cote First ...
    • Feature Story: Expanded Aboriginal Student Centre Opens 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2013-04-04)
      Hundreds of people turned out for the official opening of the Aboriginal Student Centre on April 4 which included a drum group, and speeches from civic and provincial politicians, the chair of the Indigenous Students’ ...
    • Feature Story: Film screening recounts painful residential school experiences 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-05-22)
      From Up North is a documentary featuring a deeply personal and moving account of Elder Noel Starblanket and his painful experiences attending the Qu’Appelle Indian Residential School in Lebret, Saskatchewan. Starblanket ...
    • Feature Story: First year students find home at Aboriginal Student Centre 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-08-08)
      Morgan Esperance wonders how she would have ever survived her first year of studies without guidance from the Aboriginal Student Centre. Esperance is now a second year student in the journalism program at First Nations ...
    • Feature Story: First-year Aboriginal students introduced to campus life 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2014-08-26)
      The number of self-declared Aboriginal students attending the University of Regina continues to grow. In the winter semester of 2014, for example, the number of self-declared Aboriginal students attending the University ...
    • Feature Story: Helping students succeed 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-09-14)
      This is it – the first full week of classes. As you get settled in the new academic year, you've probably already realized that there's more to university life than what you may have thought. Click here for information on ...
    • Feature Story: Leading from where you are: How the University is preparing leaders 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-06-27)
      The University of Regina continues to lay the groundwork for future leaders on campus. Applications are now being accepted from faculty and staff for URLeading, the U of R’s premier leadership development program. The ...
    • Feature Story: President Timmons visits northern communities 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2014-09-26)
      University of Regina President and Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Vianne Timmons visited five northern communities as part of the President's Northern Tour on September 22-24. Timmons was joined by the University of Regina Dean of ...
    • Feature Story: Research takes masters student back to her First Nation home 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-04-12)
      When Cheyanne Desnomie was looking for a research topic for her Anthropology honours paper, she didn’t have to go far. Desnomie returned home to the Peepeekisis Cree Nation located on Treaty 4 land near Belcarres, Saskatchewan ...
    • Feature Story: Student wins national Aboriginal arts competition 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-06-22)
      An art piece that brings together the worlds of traditional and modern indigenous medicine has earned student Kecia Cook a national arts prize. She won top prize for her age group at the 2016 Aboriginal Arts & Stories youth ...
    • Feature Story: Subject of Fractured Land documentary speaking on campus 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-03-18)
      Caleb Behn, lawyer, environmental activist and the subject of a critically acclaimed documentary, is the featured speaker at the U of R’s latest Deliberation and Debate series. Behn is Eh-Cho Dene and Dunne-Za/Cree from ...
    • Feature Story: U of R rated a top employer in Saskatchewan 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-02-04)
      The University of Regina has once again been rated as one of the top employers in Saskatchewan by the rating agency “Canada’s Top 100 Employers.” For employee Misty Longman, her workplace is as much about being a part of ...