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UR Days for Prince Albert High Schools

President & Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Jeff Keshen, is taking the University of Regina on the road, and we’re coming to Prince Albert!

Students - We're Bringing the U of R to You!

Join us on Thursday, May 26, 2022 as we visit Carlton Regional High School in the morning and Wesmor Community High School in the afternoon. Watch for information in your schools about some of the great activities we are offering:*

  • We’re bringing student athletes and coaches to showcase our dynamic varsity sports teams.  Learn what being a student athlete is like at the U of R.   Join us for an after-school camp (Registration required for after-school sports camps)
  • The Educating Youth in Engineering and Science (EYES) team will give workshops in industrial, electronic, and environmental engineering.
  • Our English department will offer fun creative writing exercises, and will provide survival tips for first year university-level English courses.
  • The U of R’s Music department will give students a chance to meet and play with accomplished musicians from the University’s concert choir and band.
  • In-school information expo to learn more about U of R programs and campus life.

We invite students from all Prince Albert and surrounding area high schools to come out to our after-school camps or our evening event. Meet President Keshen and learn about all things U of R.

*Activities may vary by location

Apply to the University of Regina at UR Days and Save!

As an added bonus to attending UR Days, if you submit a paper application form and your transcripts to the admissions booth at either the day or evening expos, you will not be required to pay the $100 application fee! Not sure which program to apply to? A University of Regina representative will be on hand to answer your questions and to help you fill out your application.

Meet the President Reception and Education Expo

If you are considering or have already committed to the University of Regina, President & Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Jeff Keshen would like to meet you!

This is your opportunity to meet members of the University's Executive team, faculty and staff, ask questions and learn about all things U of R. You are welcome to bring your parent(s)/supporters with you!

  • Time: 5 -6 p.m.
  • Location: Lobby - EA Rawlinson Centre for the Arts
    142 12 St W, Prince Albert, SK (Complimentary parking available)

Speaker Series

Following the reception, we invite you to stay from 6 - 7 p.m. for our Speaker Series hosted by President Keshen. Be in attendance to win one of two $2,000 free tuition prizes!

Meet our Speakers

Dr. Raven Sinclair posing for a photo

Dr. Raven Sinclair

Dr. Raven Sinclair is a Sixties Scoop survivor and University of Regina professor and researcher. She has studied the Sixties Scoop and Indigenous Child Welfare in Canada for two decades, most recently with the support of a five-year Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Insight Grant. Dr. Sinclair will discuss what the Scoop is, her experiences being raised in a white family, and why research is an awesome tool for providing evidence-based recommendations for policy and program changes to child welfare.

Dr. Keshen

Dr. Jeff Keshen

Dr. Jeff Keshen is President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Regina. He holds a doctoral degree from York University with a research concentration in the history of war and conflict. He is the author of five books, more than 25 scholarly articles, and has edited 11 books. His book Propaganda and Censorship in Canada's Great War was awarded the best non-fiction book by the Writers Guild of Alberta. His book Saints, Sinners and Soldiers: Canada's Second World War was shortlisted for the Raymond Klibansky Prize for the best book in the Humanities, a prize awarded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Federation of Canada. The book was also recognized with the C.P. Stacey Prize for the best book in the military history category. Dr. Keshen lives in Regina with his wife and his two children.

Dr. Keshen

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