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Feature Story: Prestigious Honour: Two University of Regina scholars named Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-09-11)
University of Regina historian Raymond Blake and environmental biologist Peter Leavitt have been elected to the prestigious Royal Society of Canada (RSC). They join more than 3,700 distinguished Canadian scholars, artists, ...
Release: Researchers Seek Information on Qu’Appelle System Ice-Up
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2006-07-11)
Two University of Regina biologists are looking for information that might help predict when and how severely algae will bloom in Qu’Appelle Valley lakes. Peter Leavitt and Alain Patoine ask that anyone who has kept long-term ...
Feature Story: Global warming means prairie lakes absorb carbon dioxide
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-02-26)
Researchers at the University of Regina have found that lakes in southern Saskatchewan are absorbing more carbon dioxide as a result of global warming – which is contrary to previous research that suggested global warming ...
Release: Four Honoured with Award for Excellence
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2004-05-31)
A writer, editor and literary scholar, a pre-eminent biology researcher, a gifted teacher of psychology and an advocate of children's literacy and social justice will be honoured June 7-9 when each is presented with the ...
Feature Story: Researcher Examines Effects of Climate Change
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2013-09-17)
Dr. Peter Leavitt’s research focuses on two areas of critical importance globally and locally - water quality and climate change. Leavitt, a professor of biology, is Canada Research Chair in Environmental Change and ...
Feature Story: Agricultural research looks at dugouts as absorbing carbon dioxide
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-03-11)
Three researchers at the University of Regina have been awarded a provincial research grant to study the role of agricultural dugouts in greenhouse gas capture. Dr. Kerri Finlay, Dr. Peter Leavitt, Dr. Gavin Simpson of the ...
Release: University of Regina researchers to be Fulbright visiting scholars in the United States
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2014-08-28)
Two University of Regina professors have been named visiting scholars for 2014-15 by Fulbright Canada.
Feature Story: Research Factors Human Activity Into Environmental Equation
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2011-04-20)
Biology professor Peter Leavitt's research focuses on two areas of critical importance regionally and globally, water quality and climate change. His study of lake ecosystems on five continents has resulted in the development ...
Release: University of Regina opens Institute for Environmental Change and Society
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2014-05-13)
The University of Regina today officially opened a new $13-million Institute of Environmental Change and Society (IECS) in the Research and Innovation Centre. The 6,500 square foot research centre will be home to Canada ...
The University of Regina benefits from largest investment in discovery science in Canadian history
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-10-11)
The largest investment in research this year was announced this week by the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport. More than $558 million in funding through the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research ...