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Feature Story: Campus lecture explores the making of the Canadian History Hall
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-03-28)
Here’s a challenge: How do you tell the history of Canada – over 15,000 years of stories – in a national museum? Welcome to the Canadian History Hall, set to open July 1, 2017. Fittingly, opening day coincides with ...
Release: Statement from University of Regina President and Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Vianne Timmons:
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2010-02-04)
Today I want to talk to you about the importance of First Nations education in this province.
Feature Story: A step forward for Indigenous education
(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: Exhibit speaks to student’s exploration of her Métis heritage
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2019-01-22)
The walls of the U of R’s Fifth Parallel Gallery’s current exhibit are dotted with a dozen portraits of the same little black dress. On each one, viewers will discover a colourful accent of a specific berry plant, ...
Release: Prince Albert Mayor Jim Scarrow Honoured for His Commitment to the Community
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2011-11-28)
Prince Albert Mayor Jim Scarrow was presented with the President’s Community Award by University of Regina President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Vianne Timmons today during a ceremony at the Prince Albert Forest Centre.
Feature Story: Professor makes a presentation at major science conference on water use
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-03-16)
A professor of Indigenous Health Studies at the First Nations University of Canada was a guest presenter at a major science conference in Whistler, B.C. Dr. Carrie Bourassa was a speaker at the Frontiers of Science conference, ...
Release: Witness Blanket - Historic Monument to Residential School Survivors
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-01-08)
The Witness Blanket is a large scale, wood based, art installation incorporating over 800 items connected to residential school experiences in Saskatchewan and across Canada. Each item tells a story reflecting the painful ...
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 ...
Feature Story: Women of Distinction Award for Indigenous health researcher
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-05-21)
The research of Cassandra Opikokew Wajuntah continues to reach a wider audience. Wajuntah has received a YWCA Regina Women of Distinction Award, in the Cultural Heritage category. The award recognizes women who have made ...