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Release: Growing U of R research at a unique community garden
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-06-12)
Release: University of Regina and Karunya University Sign MOU on Kinesiology Degree
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2011-06-07)
The University of Regina and Karunya University have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that will allow up to 30 Indian students a year to earn a Bachelor of Kinesiology degree (B.Kin). It is the first Bachelor of ...
Release: Participants Needed for Study of Exercise and Low Back Pain
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2006-02-14)
Researchers at the University of Regina are looking for volunteers to participate in – and likely benefit from – a study of scientifically designed exercise programs as a remedy for lower back pain.
Feature Story: Falls Prevention Research Helps Strengthen Aging Saskatchewan Population
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2011-01-26)
Shanthi Johnson is working to solve these health issues through improving functional capacity and preventing falls in seniors in community and long-term care settings. Johnson is a professor and associate dean of Research ...
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.
Feature Story: Helping kids with diabetes at summer sports school
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-06-28)
The U of R’s Summer Sports School is reaching out to children aged 6 to 18 with Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes and those who are at risk of getting the disease. It’s the first time such a program has been offered at the U of ...
Feature Story: Alumni Crowning Achievement Award for Outstanding Service
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-09-12)
Lisa King has spent a good deal of her life, in one way or another, connected to the University of Regina. As a child, she spent time on campus visiting her father who worked at Luther College. Later, she studied at the ...
Release: University of Regina Students Make a Difference to Wheelchair Athletes in Community
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2009-03-03)
The actions of five students from the Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies are making a difference in the lives of people with disabilities who play wheelchair basketball in Regina and area. The five were part of the ...
Feature Story: Northern Saskatchewan forest fires force evacuees to Regina
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-06-30)
As part of an ongoing partnership with the Canadian Red Cross, the University of Regina is working to accommodate a number of evacuees from the Red Earth First Nation, located 225 kilometres northeast of Prince Albert. ...
Release: Keeping bones strong after the age of 50
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-03-16)
New research at the University of Regina finds that women over the age of 50 might be able to stay more active and healthier than earlier thought. The researchers have found that weight training combined with creatine ...