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    • 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: Alumnus nominated for Athlete of the Year 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-01-27)
      Kelly Wiebe is being recognized for his hard work in athletics. The University of Regina Engineering graduate has been nominated as Sask Sport’s Male Athlete of the Year. “I am extremely honoured and humbled by the ...
    • Feature Story: Awards for Engineering and Geology excellence 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-05-18)
      Two U of R professors are among those honoured recently for excellence in research, teaching and outreach. The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS) - the regulatory body for ...
    • Feature Story: Campus community mourning following Humboldt tragedy 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-04-07)
      Tristan Frei was still in a state of shock when he hit the ice Saturday morning, mere hours after hearing about the tragedy involving the Humboldt Broncos hockey team. Frei is a forward with the U of R Cougars Men’s ...
    • Feature Story: Catalyst-Based Hydrogen Production May be a Game-Changer 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2012-05-23)
      For Saskatchewan, at least for now, fossil fuel-generated power is the only viable option, which means that carbon capture is an essential technology for this province. As a result, researchers at the University of Regina ...
    • Feature Story: Childhood pals are all part of the same graduating class within the same faculty at the University of Regina 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-06-07)
      Convocation is a special time, as students – as well as their families and friends – celebrate the conclusion of their academic careers and the launch to the working world. But this Spring Convocation is particularly ...
    • Feature Story: Cleaning up water from oil reservoirs – U of R Research 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-04-20)
      Researchers at the University of Regina have found a way to treat water from Saskatchewan oil reservoirs, removing oil and salts, so the water can be used for irrigation or in industry. “The quality of the water was actually ...
    • Feature Story: Climate Change Modelling Assists Decision Makers 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2013-09-20)
      Dr. Gordon Huang is researching climate change modelling. Dr. Huang's research addresses problems such as management of energy resources, management of solid waste, and pollution of ground and surface water. The computer ...
    • Feature Story: Co-op program offers valuable work experience 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-03-02)
      Student Derek Dawson did not have to go far to find an Engineering program that suited him.Dawson is a third year student in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, majoring in Industrial Systems Engineering at the ...
    • Feature Story: Co-op program paves the way for opportunities 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-02-27)
      Finding the road to success can be a challenge when considering life after graduation. For Anmoal Romana, his job experience, attained through the U of R’s Co-op program could be his ticket to job opportunities. Anmoal is ...
    • Feature Story: Collaboration idea with Sask Polytech takes flight 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-04-04)
      A University of Regina engineering class, focussed on unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), is helping lay the groundwork for further collaborations between the U of R and Saskatchewan Polytechnic. The class, ENIN 495, teaches ...
    • Feature Story: Computer model may lead to greater heavy oil recovery and reduce environmental impact 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-11-23)
      Extracting highly viscous heavy oil can be a costly business for energy companies—in terms of time and money. Qingwang Yuan, a postdoctoral fellow in petroleum systems engineering at the University of Regina’s Faculty of ...
    • Feature Story: Crescent Point Energy donates $100,000 to the Faculty of Engineering 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-09-21)
      Today, the University of Regina’s Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science celebrated a gift from Crescent Point Energy – an oil and gas company – as they opened a lab on campus called the Crescent Point Energy Undergraduate ...
    • Feature Story: Dr. Jack Mollard honoured for establishing awards 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-10-07)
      The University of Regina’s Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science recently celebrated a gift from Dr. Jack Mollard – a former adjunct lecturer and prominent philanthropic engineer – with a plaque unveiling honouring ...
    • Feature Story: Engineering grads are champs again at hi-tech agriculture competition 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-06-30)
      For the second year in a row, an engineering team with strong University of Regina roots has won at the AgBot Challenge that comes with a prize of $25,000 (USD). The competition is about encouraging robotics in agriculture, ...
    • Feature Story: Engineering grads win a global competition while helping a local organization 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-07-18)
      It is a crowning achievement for three recent graduates of the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. Brad Lulik, Eva Rennie and Brent Yeske have won a global student design competition put on by the American Society ...
    • Feature Story: Engineering help for children with Autism 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-06-25)
      As the high school year wraps up this week, a special delivery was made to Regina's Winston Knoll Collegiate courtesy of three Engineering grads. A therapeutic chair, designed to mimic a hug for children with Autism Spectrum ...
    • Feature Story: Engineering idea to help people a world away 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-04-27)
      Sometimes, the best ideas are found close to home. Engineering student Ibim Felix Inko-Tariah can attest to that. Inko-Tariah and fellow Engineering students Syed Mehroz Ali and Christopher Chmielewski have come up with a ...
    • Feature Story: Engineering professor receives high honour from peers 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-07-08)
      A professor in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science has been inducted as a Fellow in the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE). Dr. Paitoon (P.T.) Tontiwachwuthikul was one of 43 new Fellows from across Canada ...
    • Feature Story: Engineering student seeks to help surveyors 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-08-06)
      Engineering student Nathan Bruce has come up with a method that might make life a little easier for surveyors and for people working at Regina’s City Hall. Bruce’s work has won him this year’s Student Paper Competition, ...