University of Regina News

U of R professor Roz Kelsey speaks to media on March 30, 2017. She chairs the Man Up Against Violence group, which spearheaded the Masculinity Confession Booth initiative.

Booth at U of R encourages students to confess sins around hypermasculinity

By Kevin Martel April 2, 2017 - 9:16am Updated: April 2, 2017 - 9:30am

Individuals at the University of Regina are being asked to confess their sins.

But not in the traditional religious sense.

Instead, a Masculinity Confession Booth...

The 2017 provincial budget delivered the largest single funding cut in the University of Saskatchewan's 110-year history.

Sask. universities left to make up for budget cuts

By 650 CKOM March 23, 2017 - 10:38am Updated: March 23, 2017 - 10:38am

The provincial budget came with bad news for Saskatchewan's universities.   All post-secondary institutions were handed a five per cent funding cut.   The University of...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses a town hall in Dartmouth, N.S. on Jan. 16, 2017.

Prime Minister Trudeau to make stop in Regina

By 980 CJME January 25, 2017 - 4:14pm Updated: January 25, 2017 - 4:15pm

The Prime Minister will be making a stop in Regina Thursday.

The Prime Minister's Office sent out an itinerary saying Justin Trudeau will have breakfast with Cadets at...

Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale at the research grant presentation. Nov. 18, 2016

U of R receives grant to research bacterial immunity to antibiotics

By Britton Gray November 19, 2016 - 10:45am Updated: November 19, 2016 - 11:00am

A health research project at the University of Regina received some funding from the federal government.

Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale was in Regina on behalf of...

 U of R prof Dr. Alec Couros, a specialist in media, believes media attention around the northern suicides might cause others to kill themselves in copycat incidents.

U of R prof concerned with northern suicide media attention

By JT Marshall November 2, 2016 - 7:05pm Updated: November 3, 2016 - 6:29am

The tragic suicides of six girls, 14 and younger, in northern Saskatchewan has received a fair amount of media attention – something that worries a University of Regina...

University of Regina Rams logo

Rams finish first in Canada West after defeating Manitoba Bisons

By 980 CJME October 30, 2016 - 9:40am Updated: October 30, 2016 - 10:54am

The University of Regina Rams finished first in the Canada West standings for the first time in program history after Saturday night's game.

The Rams defeated the...

Rams beat the Huskies 37-29 at the new Mosaic Stadium debut

Rams win over Huskies at new Mosaic Stadium debut

By 980 CJME October 2, 2016 - 7:50am Updated: October 2, 2016 - 8:00am

It's a day many football fans won't forget.

The University of Regina Rams opened up new Mosaic Stadium on Saturday with a 37-29 win against the University of...


Regina man charged after allegedly stealing from U of R

By 980 CJME September 23, 2016 - 6:51pm Updated: September 23, 2016 - 7:00pm

A Regina man has been arrested and charged in connection with recent thefts at the University of Regina.

In recent months, police have received several reports of thefts...

Enrolment is up 2.8 per cent at the U of R for the 2016 fall semester.

Enrolment up 2.8 per cent at the U of R

By 980 CJME September 13, 2016 - 3:26pm Updated: September 13, 2016 - 3:30pm

More students than ever before have chosen to study at the University of Regina.

Enrolment has increased at the University of Regina to 14,760 students for the 2016 fall...

University of Regina students heading back to class

By Lisa Schick September 6, 2016 - 3:18pm Updated: September 6, 2016 - 3:45pm

The University of Regina is buzzing with activity again this week as students prepare to head back to class.

The largest gym on campus was packed with students on...

The University of Saskatchewan Huskies had a sellout crowd of 7735 fans for their homeopener on  Sept. 2, 2016.

Stenger money for Huskies in double OT

By JT Marshall September 3, 2016 - 3:25pm Updated: September 3, 2016 - 3:33pm

It's a moment University of Saskatchewan Huskies kicker Sean Stenger won't forget.

The third year hit a 10-yard chip shot in double overtime, which lifted the Huskies to...

Photo of Darke Hall at the University of Regina's College Avenue campus.

Ottawa providing $27M for U of R's College Ave campus

By Michael Joel-Hansen August 19, 2016 - 9:13pm Updated: August 21, 2016 - 9:23am

The University of Regina's campus on College Avenue is getting an infusion of cash courtesy of the federal government.

The century-old campus will get just over $27...