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Release: Why Do Good People Make Bad Decisions?
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2006-09-11)
Everyone knows that bad luck comes in threes. Horoscopes and psychics can be stunningly accurate in their predictions. And if UFOs and ghosts aren’t real, why have thousands claimed to have seen them? Science explains these ...
Release: New Health Studies Degree Unique in Western Canada
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2006-04-24)
The University of Regina’s new undergraduate degree in health studies will prepare students to look beyond the medical system to meet the complex health care issues facing the country. The interdisciplinary bachelor of ...
Release: Stem Cell Research: Do Therapeutic Benefits Outweigh Ethical Dilemmas?
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2008-02-20)
The debate over stem cell research is a heated one with no simple answers. For years, ethicists and philosophers have discussed the moral issues surrounding this complex debate. As University of Regina Philosophy Professor ...
Release: Women and Men: Different Words, Different Worlds?
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2006-03-14)
In conversations between males and females, you often hear, “That’s not what I said!” only to be followed by, “But that’s what I heard!” Some suggest that women and men have a difficult time communicating because we speak ...
Release: Cookie-Cutter Journalism Leaves a Bitter Taste
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2007-03-05)
Free speech is a liberty enjoyed by the media in Western countries. Yet it seems journalists are still producing cookie-cutter stories, when they could be exploring new ideas or investigating leads. Rick Salutin, author ...
Release: Do Canadians Pay Lip Service to the Environment?
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2006-11-07)
The natural environment is one of the leading symbols of Canada, and Canadians pride themselves as world leaders on environmental issues. Why, then, is our country’s environmental record one of the worst internationally, ...
Release: Health Studies Program Goes to the Community
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2006-11-06)
The University of Regina and First Nations University of Canada are launching an extensive consultation of health agencies and stakeholders to connect health studies students with knowledge and expertise in the health community.
Release: Ethics Versus Humanitarian Intervention
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2005-09-26)
Respect for state sovereignty has long been seen as one of the fundamental principles of international law. However, in recent times, we have seen the frequent collision between the principle of sovereignty and the moral ...
Release: That Boleyn Girl: What Do Historians Know About Mary Boleyn and Her Tudor Connections?
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2008-09-22)
Royal scandal and sibling rivalry are topics that add intrigue to any book. Combine with this the Tudor rulers of England and Wales, their families and their complex relationships, and you have an international bestseller ...
Release: Coffee House Controversies Set for a New Season
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2005-09-09)
The Faculty of Arts' popular Coffee House Controversies series begins its new season on Thursday, September 15 at 7:30 p.m. in Chapters bookstore behind the Southland Mall (2625 Gordon Road).