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Release: Indigenous Peoples’ Health Research Centre at the University of Regina Receives Funding from the Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2013-04-26)
Aboriginal youth in Saskatchewan are the focus of a new community-based research project combining arts, theatre, and storytelling to develop culturally-appropriate and cost-effective methods for improving Aboriginal youth ...
Feature Story: First year students find home at Aboriginal Student Centre
(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 ...
Release: Aboriginal student numbers up 50 percent since 2009
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2014-10-15)
University of Regina registration statistics released this month show an increase of nearly 50 percent in self-declared Aboriginal students over a five-year period. This brings total Aboriginal enrolment to more than 11 ...
Release: June a Busy Month for Aboriginal Focus at the University of Regina
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2011-06-14)
The University of Regina will play host to a number of important events with a strong aboriginal focus this month. June 19 to 24, the University welcomes the Community-based Health Research Institute: "Weaving the Tapestry" ...
Feature Story: Celebrating the 40th anniversary of the First Nations University of Canada
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-09-09)
The First Nations University of Canada is inviting the public to help celebrate its 40th anniversary. Several events are planned, starting on Friday, Sept. 9 and culminating with a day-long celebration on Monday, Sept. 12 ...
Release: University of Regina and First Nations University of Canada jointly host national research showcase
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2014-03-24)
The University of Regina and the First Nations University of Canada (FNUniv) are hosting a week-long series of events to raise awareness about and profile First Nations, Métis and Inuit research. Imagining Canada’s Future: ...
Feature Story: Indigenous business success motivates outstanding young alumni
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-09-04)
Thomas Benjoe is helping to shape one of the most important sectors growth areas in Saskatchewan’s economy – Indigenous business development. Benjoe was 17 when he read a magazine profile about the CEO of a successful First ...
Feature Story: Forum Highlights Importance of Aboriginal Youth Leadership
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2014-02-11)
Neekaneewak – a Micif word meaning “We Are Leading” – is the title of the forum that brought together local youth leaders, of both First Nations and Métis ancestry.
Feature Story: Annual event showcases Indigenous research
(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 ...
Release: Gambler Myths in Indigenous Traditions and Popular Culture
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2009-03-11)
Gambler myths underlie many First Nations and Native American cultures, portraying the battle between good and evil for their lives. Traditional games of chance were deeply spiritual and the outcome was often believed to ...