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Feature Story: Pass the Puck. Students find inspiration in Canada’s game
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-04-15)
As the hockey playoff season heats up, here’s a cool idea from some University of Regina students: An automated hockey puck passing system. “People feel this is a cool concept and they want to see it in action. They like ...
Feature Story: Saving energy – and money – thanks to smart grids
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-06-03)
One of the world’s leading experts on energy systems will be a guest speaker at the University of Regina on June 4, 2015, and will talk about how technology can help reduce power bills. John McDonald will give a presentation ...
Feature Story: Helping people inspires engineering students’ project
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-04-02)
The need to help people has served as an inspiration for three University of Regina engineering students. The students have unveiled a prototype of an electric wheelchair cup holder. “The idea came to us from just witnessing ...
Feature Story: Engineering help for children with Autism
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-06-25)
As the high school year wraps up this week, a special delivery was made to Regina's Winston Knoll Collegiate courtesy of three Engineering grads. A therapeutic chair, designed to mimic a hug for children with Autism Spectrum ...
Feature Story: Honouring students who receive national research funding
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-09-14)
University of Regina students who have received funding for their research projects were treated recently to a reception at the home of President Vianne Timmons. There are 34 students at the U of R who have received funding ...
Feature Story: $1 million donation received for 4 research projects
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-11-23)
An anonymous donor has provided $1 million to support four research projects that were selected through a call for brain research proposals process the University held in July 2015. “Through the generous support of this ...
Feature Story: Co-op program offers valuable work experience
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-03-02)
Student Derek Dawson did not have to go far to find an Engineering program that suited him.Dawson is a third year student in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, majoring in Industrial Systems Engineering at the ...
Feature Story: Using robotics to improve farming
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-08-07)
Three University of Regina industrial engineering students are trying to come up with ways to make farming more efficient through the use of robotics – and they will demonstrate their creation at an international competition ...
Feature Story: Cleaning up water from oil reservoirs – U of R Research
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-04-20)
Researchers at the University of Regina have found a way to treat water from Saskatchewan oil reservoirs, removing oil and salts, so the water can be used for irrigation or in industry. “The quality of the water was actually ...
Release: Crescent Point Energy names Faculty of Engineering lab at the University of Regina
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-09-21)