spring convocation

U of R Spring Convocation to be held virtually

Feb 12, 2021 | 2:38pm

The University of Regina has confirmed to its students that their Spring Convocation will be held virtually. The event was scheduled to take place in person June 9th-11th. The school says COVID-19 remains a significant threat in the community, and even with vaccines being administered, it is unlikely health guidelines will change significantly in the […]

U of R getting creative with virtual convocation

Jun 6, 2020 | 8:42am

Under normal circumstances Friday would have been the final day of the U of R’s annual spring convocation ceremonies. With COVID-19 cancelling the traditional celebrations the university has come up with some creative ideas to celebrate the accomplishments of its graduating students this spring. The U of R’s Paul Dederick says graduating students will receive a virtual […]

U of R students disappointed but understand the decision to cancel June convocation ceremony

Mar 28, 2020 | 10:00am

When the COVID-19 pandemic forced the University of Regina to suspend all on campus classes back on March 14th, many students knew this year’s convocation ceremony was also in jeopardy. The cancellation of the 2020 convocation ceremony is now a reality. For 4th year education student Hannah Norgaard, the cancellation of her spring convocation ceremony […]

U of R cancels 2020 spring convocation due to COVID-19

Mar 24, 2020 | 10:35am

Students at the University of Regina will not be taking part in any convocation celebrations this spring. The university has announced their 2020 spring convocation has been cancelled in order to limit social contact due to COVID-19 risks, noting “the health and safety of our campus community is of the utmost importance.” The decision also […]