Media Sneak Peek Tour of College Building: July 31, 2018 at 1:00 p.m.

Media Advisory Release Date: July 31, 2018 8:30 a.m.

Prior to the start of University of Regina classes in September, members of the media are invited to attend a Sneak Peek tour of the College Building at College Avenue Campus.

Phase one of the College Avenue Campus Renewal Project – revitalization of the College Building – is nearing completion. This is an opportunity for media to have a private tour, experience renewed heritage elements, and learn about modern, accessible upgrades to the historic building.

What:            Sneak Peek Media Tour of College Building (with opportunity to scrum)

When:           Tuesday, July 31 at 1:00 p.m.

Where:          College Building, 2155 College Avenue

Parking:        As this is an active construction site, please park on College Avenue (two hour street parking permitted)

Directions:    Enter by the College Building main (west) entrance; University of Regina staff will be on-site to guide media to tour locations

The one-hour Sneak Peek tour will be led by Dave Button, Vice-President (Administration), University of Regina. A short media scrum with Mr. Button and The Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, MP Regina-Wascana, will be held immediately following the tour.

Upon arrival, members of the media will be required to sign the Security Log and a Media Event Sheet. Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) is not required for the tour. Building access is limited to pre-determined tour route.


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