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    • Feature Story: A fresh take on teaching the teacher: U of R educator receives national honour 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-11-16)
      Just back to classroom teaching having completed her Masters of Education at Memorial University, Pamela Osmond-Johnson was ecstatic when a former professor invited her to present one of her papers at a research conference. ...
    • Feature Story: A step forward for Indigenous education 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-10-05)
      New opportunities are on the way for Education graduates wishing to further their Indigenous Education. The University of Regina, in collaboration with First Nations University of Canada, are now offering a Masters of ...
    • Feature Story: Adopting children from other countries and other cultures 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-01-22)
      The University of Regina is the site of a conference that looks at the challenges and rewards of adopting children internationally and transculturally.
    • Feature Story: Alumnus honoured as top principal 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-03-12)
      Alumnus James Wahl (B.Ed. ’95) has been recognized as one of the top principals in Canada. Canada’s Outstanding Principals Awards are presented annually by The Learning Partnership, a national charitable organization with ...
    • Feature Story: Annual event showcases Indigenous research 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-10-23)
      Graphic novels by First Nations creators, mental health and wellness among Indigenous populations and a book launch about the Regina Indian Industrial School are among the many topics up for discussion during the University ...
    • Feature Story: Award recipients recognized for their leadership 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-02-04)
      Dr. Shauneen Pete, David Wessel and Wilma Bell-Wessel were recognized for their dedication and leadership in global and Indigenous education at the Saskatchewan Council for International Cooperation (SCIC) Global Citizen ...
    • Feature Story: Award winning student credits U of R’s La Cité universitaire francophone 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-04-13)
      Jessie Guraliuck, a first year student in the Baccalauréat en éducation française (Le Bac) program in the Faculty of Education who also takes classes at La Cité universitaire francophone, has made her mark in a national ...
    • Feature Story: Bringing treaty education to Saskatchewan classrooms 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-09-22)
      The Faculty of Education and UR STARS are inviting Saskatchewan teachers to the annual TreatyEdCamp 2016, on Saturday, October 1. “Teachers often say they aren’t sure how to start integrating treaty education in their ...
    • Feature Story: Campus discusses violence 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2014-10-31)
      As part of the Man Up Against Violence initiative two major presentations were held during a week-long series of events. Dr. Shauneen Pete and Dr. Michael Cappello of the Faculty of Education addressed the connection between ...
    • Feature Story: Case competition on campus gives students key business experience 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-05-01)
      Dozens of Saskatchewan and Manitoba high school students are about to get a taste of the pressure-packed world of business case competitions. The students will be competing at the sixth annual Saskatchewan Business Teachers’ ...
    • Feature Story: Celebrating the success of new teachers in Nunavut 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-06-05)
      President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Vianne Timmons recently participated in graduation ceremonies for students in Nunavut, who studied in a partnership offered by the U of R and Nunavut Arctic College. The ceremonies were ...
    • Feature Story: Celebrating U of R graduates in Nunavut 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-06-15)
      On June 14, some 2,400 kilometres northeast of Regina, President Timmons participated in a very special celebration in the tiny hamlet of Hall Beach, on the shores of Foxe Basin. The narrow strait is across from Baffin ...
    • Feature Story: Dr. Shauneen Pete honoured as inaugural Indigenous Scholar at Nipissing University 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-03-23)
      Dr. Shauneen Pete, Executive Lead: Indigenization at the University of Regina and an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Education was the inaugural Indigenous Scholar in Residence at Nipissing University from January ...
    • Feature Story: Education professor receives national honour 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-10-06)
      A professor at the University of Regina has won a prestigious national award from the Canadian Education Assocation. Dr. Sean Lessard is the recipient of the 2015 Pat Clifford Award for Early Career Research in Education ...
    • Feature Story: Education professor wins national award for innovative teaching practices 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-05-25)
      In this wild connected world, it’s helpful to have a guide. Dr. Alec Couros is guide, mentor, and technological guru for his students in the Faculty of Education at the University of Regina, as well as youth, corporations, ...
    • Feature Story: Education students reach out to refugee women 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-12-20)
      A collaborative effort between the Faculty of Education and the community has made a big difference for women refugees in Regina. Since early October, second-year education students and others from the U of R volunteered ...
    • Feature Story: Faculty honoured at YWCA 2015 Women of Distinction Awards 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-04-28)
      Dr. Jo-Ann Episkenew, Director of the Indigenous Peoples’ Health Research Centre (IPHRC), received the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award at the YWCA Regina Women of Distinction Awards. The YWCA Lifetime Achievement Award is ...
    • Feature Story: Forum to Focus on Liberal Arts 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2014-01-20)
      Fifty years ago, a group of 30 faculty members from the University of Saskatchewan - Regina Campus held a faculty retreat to discuss the role of the liberal arts at the University.
    • Feature Story: Grad fulfills dream of a degree in Education 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-10-29)
      Chris Kiosses has quite a story to share with his students at Thom Collegiate in Regina. Kiosses, who has a major in Physical Education/Health and a minor in Social Studies from the U of R, can provide a real life lesson ...
    • Feature Story: Hey teachers - math got you puzzled? New program may be the key 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-08-02)
      If you have unpleasant memories taking mathematics in elementary school, you’re not alone. Your teacher may have felt the same way. Surveys show that less than 30% of elementary teachers and pre-service elementary teachers ...