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The Faculty of Science represents one of the strongest academic areas at the University of Regina. It attracts more than half of all the tri-council research funding and holds four Canada Research Chairs. With the need for scientific and technical skills in the 21st century, students will find that the strengths of the Faculty make it an attractive one in which to further their education.

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Science News

Stephen Bend

Congratulations to Geology Professor, Winner of AAPG Award

Stephen Bend, Professor of Geology, has been named the winner of the 2016 AAPG Professorial Award for his outstanding contributions to teaching. See full story here

Patrick Maidorn (r), math instructor at the U of R, with Martin Barlow, Director of the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences.

Congratulations to Mathematics and Statistics Instructor, Winner of PIMS Prize

Patrick Maidorn, Instructor of Mathematics and Statistics, is the winner of the 2016 PIMS Education Prize, which is a national award in recognition of exemplary work in mathematics education and outreach. See full story here.


Physics student wins Award at Annual Users' Meeting for the Canadian Light Source

Congratulations to Anezka Kolaceke for winning the Best Geological / Environmental Poster Award at the 19th Annual Users' Meeting for the Canadian Light Source earlier this month. She presented a poster titled "Preserved Epidermal Cell Layers in a Hadrosaur Skin." This is Anezka's third recognition over the past two years.