Events Calendar

RSS Feed
RSS feeds

Subscribe to receive automatic updates from the U of R Events Calendar.

Browse by date:

< October 2019 >
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa

Browse by category:

Athletics - General

Conferences - U of R Sponsored

Cougars & Rams - Home Games



Public Lectures & Seminars


Visual Arts

Youth Camps


Submit an event

Related links:

Students' Union Calendar

< Back to events listing

Light Pollution and Light Abatement: Innovative Approaches to Turning Off the Metaphorical Tap

PRESENTED BY: Kevin Fenwick, JSGS Executive-in-Residence

Light pollution takes a back seat to many other pollution issues facing the world today. When discussed, it is usually in terms of saving energy, but light pollution is a serious health issue for humans, birds, animals and plants. Some energy-saving innovations with respect to lighting have actually increased the amount of harmful light released into the environment. This discussion will examine innovative ways we can encourage light abatement and still support safe and energy-efficient communities.

More information:

Date ( Add to your Calendar)
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

College Avenue Campus

Karen Jaster-Laforge

The University has a manual wheelchair available on a first-come, first-served basis for use by campus visitors attending events. Please contact the Centre for Student Accessibility at 306-585-4631 or e-mail to request use of the wheelchair. Please allow five working days notice before your visit.

Public Transit (Bus) & Parking
The University is committed to sustainability. Please consider taking the bus or other transportation alternatives to this event. Check bus routes, schedules, and other options. If you are driving to campus, check parking options.

Smoke-Free Campuses
University of Regina campuses are 100% smoke-free. Smoking is prohibited in all University buildings owned or leased; on owned or leased University property; on outdoor University areas used for sports, meetings or other gatherings; and in University vehicles, or in vehicles parked on University leased or owned property. Read our Smoke-Free Campus policy.
Read our Smoking on Campus policy.