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Alumna feeds youth during COVID-19

Being a teacher is an opportunity to change lives as alumna Kam Bahia (BEd ’08/MEd Psych ’19) is demonstrating. While a student athlete at the University of Regina (U of ...

Spring 2020 issue of Education News published

Preview the Table of Contents below and download your free copy by clicking the following link: Spring Issue 2020 Table of Contents From the Dean’s desk…….3 Alumna’s initiative feeds youth ...

Congratulatory messages to #UREDu Class of 2020

Congratulatory messages from the Faculty of Education to the Spring Class of 2020 with words and music by @ScottAnthonyCDN ©2020, produced at-a-social-distance by alum Ryan Hicks (’17). https://youtu.be/BqcNwUzDbN8 ...

Educating about life with a service animal

Erin Strueby (BEd/BKin ’20) has a passion for working with students with exceptional needs. But teaching wasn’t Strueby’s career goal when she first came to the University of Regina (U ...

Land-based teaching feels like home

Raised in Indian Head, Garrick Schmidt (BEd ’20) spent his summers and spare time “out on the land” in the Qu’Appelle Valley at Katepwa and Lebret where his Métis family ...

New Director of Professional Development and Field Experiences

Congratulations to Dr. Kathryn Ricketts, who has agreed to assume the role of Director of the Professional Development and Field Experiences as of July 1, 2020 for a 3-year term. ...

The Conversation: After coronavirus closures, reopening schools demands collaboration

Across Canada, many parents, educational policy experts and educators are now looking at possibly late August or early September as they consider how schools can safely reopen amid the unknowns ...

SSHRC Connection Grants awarded

Congratulations to Dr. Marc Spooner who has received a $49,600 SSHRC Connection Grant for his research entitled, “A ‘Crisis’ in Academia: Radio Documentaries Exploring the Changing Landscape of Higher Education.” ...

Student researcher concerned with accessibility to play

An interview (April 14, 2020) with Education master’s student Whitney Blaisdell (BEd /BA Visual Art ’14), whose research, focused around accessibility to play, has been extended by new funding focused ...

Virtual Celebration of our Faculty of Education Undergrads Graduands

Attn: Faculty of Education Spring 2020 Undergraduate Graduands: In light of the recent cancellation of the U of R’s Spring 2020 Convocation due to Covid-19, the Faculty of Education would ...