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    • Feature Story: "Highway of Tears" documentary paves way for more research 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-08-29)
      Tennessa Wild grew up surrounded by the pain and sorrow associated with the area commonly referred to as the "Highway of Tears" which is located in northern British Columbia. Wild has produced a documentary that will tell ...
    • Feature Story: $1 million donation received for 4 research projects 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-11-23)
      An anonymous donor has provided $1 million to support four research projects that were selected through a call for brain research proposals process the University held in July 2015. “Through the generous support of this ...
    • Feature Story: A class that's tailor-made for fashion fanatics 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-05-31)
      If you like shopping for clothes, you’ll love a class being offered at the University of Regina called the Business of Fashion. The class is being offered this semester through the Faculty of Media, Arts and Performance ...
    • Feature Story: Alumnus making a difference in Ukraine 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-04-01)
      A Regina lawyer and University of Regina alumnus is laying the groundwork that could fundamentally change the administration of justice in Ukraine. Alan McIntyre QC is part of a judicial team in Canada helping Ukraine with ...
    • 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: An evening of Emily Dickinson to serve up poet's works and her famous cake 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-10-25)
      A special treat is in store for those attending this month’s Thursday Lates event at the MacKenzie Art Gallery. The University of Regina and the MacKenzie Art Gallery are presenting The Art of Consolation in the Poetry and ...
    • Feature Story: Are Prisons Canada’s New Residential Schools? Stapleford Lecture examines racism in the justice system 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-03-19)
      The 2018 Stapleford Lecture at the University of Regina will feature Globe and Mail reporter Nancy Macdonald, whose award-winning reporting has highlighted the devastating degree to which Indigenous peoples are affected ...
    • Feature Story: Arts CARES Connects Students with the Community 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2014-02-19)
      Reading Week means a break from classes, but not a break from work for students in the Faculty of Arts who are taking part in the Arts CARES program.
    • Feature Story: Author and Activist Pam Palmater to speak on the Challenges of Reconciliation 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-02-12)
      The 2018 Woodrow Lloyd Lecture at the University of Regina will feature Mi’kmaw lawyer, scholar, and author Dr. Pam Palmater, a prominent advocate for and media commentator on Indigenous issues and rights. Palmater ...
    • Feature Story: Backpack to Briefcase Series Starts This Week 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2013-10-21)
      The Faculty of Arts is launching a new series of talks for Arts students wondering how to transition their degrees into a rewarding career path. The ‘Backpack to Briefcase’ series of informal lunchtime talks will bring ...
    • Feature Story: Blackstock to deliver Woodrow Lloyd Lecture 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-01-19)
      The Woodrow Lloyd lecture is presented annually by the Faculty of Arts to recognize the outstanding contributions of former Saskatchewan Premier Woodrow Lloyd to the fields of education and social welfare. There is a growing ...
    • Feature Story: Caring about the community through Arts CARES 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-02-17)
      Winter break week is a busy time for 55 students taking part in Arts CARES (Community Action in Regina for Educational Service). It’s four days of volunteering with community organizations that gives students some practical ...
    • Feature Story: CBC Correspondent Derek Stoffel to speak at University of Regina 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-10-05)
      The University of Regina’s School of Journalism will welcome CBC News Middle East Bureau Chief Derek Stoffel to deliver the 35th annual James M. Minifie Lecture on Tuesday, October 6, 2015. Stoffel is the first J-School ...
    • Feature Story: Clinical Psychology Research Enterprise Fosters Graduate Student Success 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2011-02-07)
      Dr. Thomas Hadjistavropoulos, a research chair and professor of psychology in the Faculty of Arts, is a leading authority on pain assessment in dementia and the director of two world-class research facilities at the ...
    • Feature Story: Credibility of child witness testimony studied 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-08-10)
      How believable are children when testifying in a court of law? It’s a question often asked, particularly during high profile criminal court cases that involve children. Kaila Bruer, a postdoctoral research fellow at the ...
    • Feature Story: Crime in boomtowns - and how to deal with it 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-11-08)
      There’s a new book that examines crime in boomtowns, Oil, Gas, and Crime: The Dark Side of the Boomtown, by Dr. Rick Ruddell. Ruddell is a professor in Justice Studies and the Law Foundation of Saskatchewan Chair in Police ...
    • Feature Story: Crossing the frayed blue line 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-07-08)
      We know police officers experience great amounts of stress and trauma as part of their normal job. Now research at the U of R is telling us that officers in Saskatchewan are supportive of efforts to learn more about Post ...
    • Feature Story: Earn a certificate and help the environment 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-08-08)
      The University of Regina has taken another step to a more sustainable campus. For the second year, the University is offering students a Certificate in Sustainability. The program focuses not only on environmental ...
    • Feature Story: Estey Visiting Chair discusses internationalism in financial markets 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-03-01)
      Internationalism in financial markets is the topic of a lecture at the University of Regina by Cally Jordan, the Estey Visiting Chair in Business Law at the University of Saskatchewan. The lecture will be held on Thursday, ...
    • Feature Story: Exploring an elaborate gift exchange custom in Papua New Guinea 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-02-22)
      Dr. Susanne Kuehling, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Faculty of Arts is currently travelling around the ring of islands of southeast Papua New Guinea, also known as the Massim region, as part of her research into ...