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EIC honours member

Dr. Patrick Lewis, who has completed his term as Associate Dean of Faculty Development and Human Resources, and who has been a valued contributor in the Faculty’s Education Indigenous Circle ...

Inaugural recipients of the Associate Dean’s Graduate Student Thesis Award

Congratulations to the 2021 inaugural recipients of the #UREdu Associate Dean’s Graduate Student Thesis Award: Dr. Needal Ghadi (the Faculty of Education’s nominee for the Governor General’s Academic Gold Medal) ...

Inaugural Gabriel Dumont Research Chair in Métis/Michif Education

We are pleased to announce the launch of the inaugural Gabriel Dumont Research Chair in Métis/Michif Education within the Faculty of Education, University of Regina. Dr. Melanie Brice has been ...

Retirement – Larry Steeves

Prior to joining the Faculty of Education as an Assistant Professor in January 2007, Dr. Larry Steeves was a public servant for over 30 years in the K–12 education and ...

Retirement – Paddy Dishington

Paddy Dishington began her 38-year career with the University of Regina in 1982. Her first position was an Accounts Payable Clerk I in the Business Office, now known as Financial ...

FGSR Indigenous Entrance Awards Faculty of Education recipients

Congratulations to the 2021-2022 Faculty of Education recipients of the FGSR Indigenous Entrance Awards: Heather Carter (PHD), Dennis Daniels (MILED), Andrea Custer (MILED), Geneise Petford (MED), and Danielle Dietrich (MED) ...

Recommitment to lifting up IRS-affected communities

On behalf of the Faculty of Education at the University of Regina, all of the faculty and staff, I am saddened to hear about the recent discovery of 215 First ...

Teacher-Researcher Profile

An interview with Dr. Brandon Needham, Principal of Melville Comprehensive School (MCS) and 2020 CBC Future 40 Winner, who successfully defended his dissertation, “Critical Action Research: How One School Community ...

Notre communauté d’artistes trouve son inspiration dans la nature

« Toutes les grandes personnes ont d’abord été des enfants, mais peu d’entre elles s’en souviennent. » Antoine de Saint-Exupéry La nature est une grande source d’inspiration et cela nous ...

Student experiences of learning and teaching during a pandemic

One student’s experience of remote learning Though students have experienced many challenges over the past year of remote learning due to pandemic restrictions, there have been some benefits, some unexpected ...