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    • Feature Story: The University of Regina welcomes two new Canada Research Chairs 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-11-20)
      Research focused on truth and reconciliation education and women’s mental health has received a boost thanks to more than $1 million in recent federal funding to the University of Regina through the Canada Research Chairs ...
    • Feature Story: Undergraduate research thriving at the University of Regina 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-11-19)
      Thursday last week, students from English 349: Methods in Literary History filled the Administration-Humanities Pit for the inaugural English Research Fair organized by professor Susan Johnston. The research showcase allowed ...
    • Feature Story: The Conversation: Who are Canada’s ‘most historically significant’ women? 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-11-16)
      When it comes to women’s history in this country, most Canadians could use a refresher, according to a recent poll conducted by Historica Canada about the history of women in Canada. Media outlets like the Globe and Mail ...
    • Feature Story: Ensuring an elite basketball program for another 50 years 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-11-15)
      After celebrating their 50th anniversary, the men’s Cougars basketball team and alumni want to ensure the program thrives for at least another 50 years. Three former ‘Cougs’ are leading the charge to fundraise $1 million ...
    • Feature Story: University of Regina kinesiology student named 2018 Regina Young Humanitarian of the Year 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-11-14)
      The Canadian Red Cross honours deserving individuals by recognizing the contributions of local Saskatchewan humanitarians at its Power of Humanity Awards Gala held annually in Regina. This year, University of Regina student ...
    • Feature Story: Tribute to father’s wartime experience wins national book award 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-11-09)
      Mark Cote, geography and environmental studies instructor and independent author, was awarded the Whistler Independent Book Award (non-fiction) at the Whistler Writing Festival this past October. The award was for his ...
    • Feature Story: Global managing partner of world’s largest consulting firm headlines 45th Annual Hill Dinner 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-11-07)
      A packed Conexus Arts Centre had the opportunity to hear from one of the world’s premiere management consultants. Dominic Barton, the Global Managing Partner Emeritus of the world’s largest consulting firm, McKinsey & ...
    • Feature Story: Improving the relationship between psychology and Indigenous Peoples 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-11-06)
      Four clinical psychology graduate students have been awarded for their work with Indigenous Peoples. Rhonda Stopyn, Melissa Wuerch, Seint Kokokyi, and Nichole Faller were awarded the Friends of Meitheal Award. Presented ...
    • Feature Story: New fall break starting November 7 to ease student stress and improve mental health 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-11-01)
      For the first time and as part of a two-year pilot, University of Regina students will have a short fall break—providing a much-needed breather and the opportunity to catch up on studies and start preparing for final exams. ...
    • Feature Story: More than carbon taxes, we need wholescale energy transitions 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-11-01)
      Are carbon taxes too little, too late? In early October, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released an urgent warning to the global community. If, as a global community, we allow warming to exceed 1.5℃ we face ...
    • Feature Story: Innovation in Prairie Potash 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-10-31)
      Potash is a billion-dollar industry and Saskatchewan is the world leader in its production and sales. The province accounts for more than 45 per cent of known potash resources globally, making efficient potash processing ...
    • Feature Story: UR Respect – making civility our go-to behaviour 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-10-29)
      Universities should not simply reflect the society in which we live. Universities should be a reflection of the society in which we want to live—a society that is free from bullying, harassment, discrimination, and ...
    • Feature Story: Celebrating our 45th annual Fall Convocation 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-10-19)
      Family and friends gathered at the Conexus Arts Centre to recognize and celebrate the achievements of 703 graduates at the University’s 45th annual Fall Convocation. “To watch our students transform throughout their ...
    • Feature Story: Respected, long-serving history professor to receive Honorary Degree 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-10-18)
      At the 45th annual Fall Convocation being held at the Conexus Arts Centre on October 19 at 2:00 p.m., Dr. Ray Cleveland is receiving the University of Regina’s highest honour – an honorary degree for his life-long dedication ...
    • Feature Story: Bold medical visionary to receive Honorary Degree 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-10-18)
      At the 45th annual Fall Convocation being held at the Conexus Arts Centre on October 19 at 2:00 p.m., Dr. Elizabeth Bryce is receiving the University of Regina’s highest honour – an honorary degree for her life-long ...
    • Feature Story: 2018 Dr. Gordon Wicijowski SK Law Foundation Lecture: Why hackers hack 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-10-12)
      “Though computer hacking is often discussed in popular media and news outlets, there is not much explanation given as to why individuals engage in it,” says cybercrime expert Dr. Thomas J. Holt, the featured speaker at the ...
    • Feature Story: New guide kick-starts reconciliation in the justice system 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-10-11)
      It’s been almost three years since the release of the final report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) on the systematic abuse and intergenerational trauma wrought by Indian Residential Schools in Canada. That ...
    • The University of Regina benefits from largest investment in discovery science in Canadian history 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-10-11)
      The largest investment in research this year was announced this week by the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport. More than $558 million in funding through the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research ...
    • Feature Story: Grand re-opening of historic College Avenue Campus after extensive renovations 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-10-05)
      University of Regina faculty and staff, senate and board members, along with government dignitaries, artists, and community leaders, were on hand today for the official grand re-opening of the newly renovated College ...
    • Feature Story: Dr. John Archer Library to celebrate 50 years with Town Hall and Open House event 

      External Relations, University of Regina (External Relations, University of Regina, 2018-10-04)
      In an era when people think that no one uses libraries anymore, Brett Waytuck and the Dr. John Archer Library team couldn’t disagree more, and the stats back them up. For the past 50 years, the Library has been the educational ...