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First Nations University of Canada

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Country Rank : 70 (Web Ranking in canada)


Founded in 1976. First Nations University of Canada is a Public higher education university located in regina, saskatchewan, canada, north america. The university awards degree in arts & humanities, business & social sciences, medicine & health, science & technology. Internationally First Nations University of Canada university ranked 4853 in the world. It has ranked 70 in canada. This 43 years old higher education university admission process is based on students past academic record and grades. It provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission.

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Acronym : FNUC

Founded : 1976

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Control Type : Public

Entity Type : Non-Profit

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University Latest News

FNUniv lecturer predicts fewer Indigenous voters to cast ballots in 2019  CTV News

A lecturer from Regina is predicting fewer Indigenous people will vote in the 2019 Canadian Federal Election than in 2015, because Indigenous Canadians may ...

Mon, 09 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
First Nations University of Canada becomes first urban reserve dedicated to education

A signing ceremony hosted at the First Nations University of Canada campus in Regina on Wednesday marked the first time an urban reserve was created for ...

Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
FNUniv president Dockstator moving on after five years on the job  Regina Leader-Post

With his time as president of the First Nations University of Canada almost done, Mark Dockstator says he will not seek a second term.

Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Two teepees damaged at FNUniv in suspected act of vandalism  Global News

Officials are treating it as an act of vandalism, after two teepees were damaged on the property of First Nations University of Canada on the weekend.

Tue, 09 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Indigenous students celebrate success at Graduation Powwow  Global News

Over 250 Indigenous students celebrated their grade twelve graduation at a powwow at the First Nations University of Canada Thursday.

Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
FNUC president not seeking renewal once contract expires in June  Global News

FNUC president Mark Dockstator confirmed Monday that he will not seek renewal of his term which expires in June.

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
A glimpse of the past: First Nations University aims to put names to faces in century-old photos

An associate professor at First Nations University has taken on the task of trying to identify the people whose photos are part of a rediscovered collection.

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
FSIN proposes teepee camp at contested road project in western Sask.  Global News

Out of protest, the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) will set up a teepee camp if a contested road project goes ahead in western ...

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Miller hoping to glean stories by sharing First Nations University photo archive  Regina Leader-Post

In a binder at First Nations University, Andrew Miller located a photo dated 1916. "Pointed Cap (108 years old) receiving treaty money."

Thu, 07 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Celebration of life held for elder, long-time chief Noel Starblanket

Crowds gathered at First Nations University of Canada in Regina today to celebrate the life of Noel Starblanket, the long-time chief, elder and traditional ...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Respected elder and First Nations veterans advocate Tony Cote dies at 84  Regina Leader-Post

Respected First Nations veterans advocate and residential school survivor, Elder Tony Cote has died at the age of 84.

Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Owners devastated after restaurant, store ransacked in Sask. provincial park  Global News

A store and café in Greenwater Provincial Park were vandalized over the Canada Day long weekend.

Thu, 04 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Sask. elder and veteran recalls throwing his rations to children from a train during Korean War

Elder and Korean war veteran Tony Cote, from the Cote First Nation in Saskatchewan, was among veterans honoured at a Remembrance Day *service* at First ...

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
kêhtê-ayak: New teepee art installation brings Indigenous history to life  Regina Leader-Post

The installation includes 14 teepees painted by current and former First Nations University students and explores Indigenous history.

Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Reigning Miss FNUniv Princess reflects on year as powwow royalty

A lot of little girls dream of becoming a princess, but for Winona Pratt, that dream became a reality. Pratt, a member of the Cote First Nation, is the reigning Miss ...

Thu, 31 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT
FNUniv tabs new president - Regina

After a six-month selection process, First Nations University of Canada has appointed Dr. Mark Dockstator as its new leader.

Thu, 29 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT
U of R names first Indigenous entrepreneurship executive-in-residence  Regina Leader-Post

Bradyn Parisian was named the first ever executive-in-residence in Indigenous entrepreneurship with the Hill and Levene Schools of Business.

Sun, 03 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Regina man asks for help identifying hundreds of First Nations photos

Andy Miller came across a collection of hundreds of old photographs depicting First Nations people. With a lack of description attributed, He decided to research ...

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Prairie Lily vandalized while docked on South Saskatchewan River  Global News

An owner of the Prairie Lily says repairs worth thousands of dollars have to be done after the riverboat was vandalized in Saskatoon.

Fri, 19 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Strike or lockout possible after mediation fails between U of R, union  Regina Leader-Post

Academic staff at the University of Regina may strike before the semester is over, after mediation failed to achieve a bargaining agreement.

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Vandals spray-paint over 20 properties in Prince Albert, Sask.  Global News

Prince Albert police have released surveillance photos of two alleged suspects after a string of vandalism in the city.

Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
First Nations University of Canada marks its first 40 years  Regina Leader-Post

"We say we're been at reconciliation for 40 years and we're a great example of how it can work — and we're a fact on the ground for it."

Thu, 08 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Bettina Schneider  The Conversation CA

Bettina Schneider is currently the associate vice-president academic at the First Nations University of Canada (FNUniv) and an associate professor in business ...

Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
118-year-old original copy of Treaty 8 among historical treasures at First Nations University

Century-old treaty documents, a Bible in Cree syllabics and negatives of chiefs from the early 1900s are among the First Nations historical treasures housed in a ...

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Four decades of students at First Nations University of Canada  Regina Leader-Post

In the past 40 years the First Nations University of Canada has produced more than 30000 graduates and 40 of them are now featured on the walls at the ...

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Memorial teepee honours Indigenous veterans across Turtle Island

Standing front and centre of the First Nations University of Canada, a large glass teepee can be seen from inside the vehicle as you drive northbound on ...

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
First Nations University of Canada implements cost-cutting measures  Regina Leader-Post

It was business as usual at the First Nations University of Canada on Wednesday, as high school students toured the building while university students sat at ...

Wed, 02 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Connie Starblanket: Teacher, powwow dancer, role model  Regina Leader-Post

"That's why I turned to powwow ... I knew that's where I belonged and I could be myself and this is who I was."

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Thousands gather for First Nations University of Canada powwow

The Regina Brandt Centre was full of dance and song this weekend as thousands of people gathered for the First Nations University of Canada powwow.

Sun, 03 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Indigenizing the academy  University Affairs

It was September 1987 and Blaine Favel was sitting in a lecture hall at Queen's University in Kingston, Ont., a long way from his home on Poundmaker Cree ...

Wed, 06 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Stay up to date on Alberta wildfires  CTV News

CTV News Edmonton has compiled a list of resources to keep those affected by wildfires in Alberta informed.

Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Music community reeling after sudden loss of U of R professor, choir director  Regina Leader-Post

Friends and colleagues are remembering Dominic Gregorio as a bright light who exuded a love of music and a passion for sharing it.

Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Honour Walk begins in Saskatoon, headed to Winnipeg

A pair of Saskatchewan woman are walking to Winnipeg, Manitoba to honour youth they feel have suffered injustices.

Mon, 07 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kelowna orchardist stunned by irrigation vandalism  Global News

A Kelowna orchardist is going public after vandals targeted his property. And the damage done has essentially put a stop to all work on the property until repairs ...

Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Former FNUC vice president loses appeal of wrongful dismissal suit  Regina Leader-Post

A contentious chapter in the history of the First Nations University of Canada (FNUniv) has ended after a decade with a recent ruling by the Saskatchewan Court ...

Sun, 12 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Cree comes alive at First Nations University of Canada  Regina Leader-Post

It's not your average summer class. The First Nations University of Canada (FNUniv) Cree 150 Immersion is an intense four-week crash course in the Cree ...

Mon, 25 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Which university is the worst run in Canada? -

When administrators at the First Nations University of Canada in Regina realized in January that they would post a deficit this year, they put a freeze on hiring, ...

Fri, 12 Sep 2008 07:00:00 GMT
Some councillors call for more affordable housing  CTV News

Some councillors want more affordable housing projects in Edmonton.

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
First Nations University hosts national First Nation and Inuit science camp  Regina Leader-Post

Hosted in Saskatchewan for the first time, the National First Nation and Inuit Youth Science Camp empowers youth from across the country.

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
First Nations Students Live In University: Protest funding cuts that will lead to school's death  The Dominion

REGINA—Federal Minister of Indian and Northern Affairs Chuck Strahl has killed First Nations University of Canada (FNUC), according to the Canadian ...

Fri, 07 May 2010 07:00:00 GMT
Laval deploys hundreds of volunteers to assist in flood clean up  CTV News

Following the intense May flooding, Laval residents are cleaning up.

Sat, 25 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Sask. elders advocate for teaching of their languages, traditions

The First Nations University of Canada held its second annual elders' conference over the weekend to bring attention to the importance of Indigenous education.

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Little black dress meets traditional medicines in FNUniv student's graduating art exhibit  Regina Leader-Post

At Fifth Parallel, there's a little black dress covered with subtle white flowers, a chalk template for Sarah Timewell's future beadwork.

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Metis history and family central to Katherine Boyer's Regina art exhibit  Regina Leader-Post

Each of the five beaded tea towels at Neutral Ground gallery represents one of artist Katherine Boyer's Metis great-grandmothers.

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
University of Regina 411: Where to find the best cheap lunch, watering hole, and more

A University of Regina insider's perspective on campus life.

Tue, 06 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Calgary Zoo welcomes western lowland gorilla  CTV News Calgary

The Calgary Zoo has welcomed its newest western lowland gorilla.

Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The art of making the Miss FNUniv's Powwow Princess crown

Designing and making the crown for the First Nations University of Canada's Powwow Princess is an honour but also a lengthy and rewarding process, crown ...

Sat, 02 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
The First Nations University powwow is something to celebrate, especially this year  Regina Leader-Post

Over the weekend, an influx of powwow enthusiasts from North America will make Regina their home for the 38th annual First Nations University of Canada's ...

Thu, 31 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Learning and living in two worlds: An elder's journey  Regina Leader-Post

Elder Rose Bird shared her story at the 2nd Annual Elders' Conference held at the First Nations University of Canada on March 23 and 24.

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Canada 150 and indigenous post-secondary education  Regina Leader-Post

As Canada celebrates 150 years since Confederation, much discussion is taking place about the role and treatment of indigenous peoples.

Sat, 01 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Timmons goes the distance at the U of R  Regina Leader-Post

Vianne Timmons, the University of Regina's first female president, reflects on her struggles and achievements of the past 10 years.

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why the term ‘aboriginal’ has fallen out of favour in Saskatchewan

The word aboriginal has been widely used to encompass First Nations, Inuit and Métis people since the 1980s. But some indigenous people do not recognize ...

Fri, 08 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Saskatchewan First Nation students win national mathematics honours  Regina Leader-Post

For most of us, competitive mathematics doesn't exactly set the pulse racing. But for a group of high-achieving First Nations students, it has provided a widened ...

Wed, 15 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Indigenous dancers compete at North America's largest powwow

Nearly 3000 Indigenous dancers representing hundreds of tribes from across the United States, Canada and other parts of the world kicked off one of North ...

Tue, 03 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
New indigenous program finds culture key to overcoming addictions

There's a strong relationship between cultural identity and addictions intervention in indigenous people, according to new research.

Thu, 25 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Why is First Nations oral history embracing voice, video and paper?  Regina Leader-Post

For centuries, First Nations people recounted the cultures' histories, orally. With decreasing use of traditional languages, the art of oral history is looking to film, ...

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Educator explores his spirituality in new book  Regina Leader-Post

It's been 40 years since Blair Stonechild began his education career at a small indigenous college in Regina, which ultimately became the First Nations ...

Mon, 09 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Attitudes about aboriginal people changing in Saskatchewan, albeit slowly  Regina Leader-Post

It has been a year since the Truth and Reconciliation Commission released its 94 Calls to Action to deal with the legacy of residential schools. But nearly one in ...

Wed, 08 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Kristen Auger's art a connection to her Cree culture  Regina Leader-Post

"I only started learning about my culture when I was in my early 20s, and then I had come (to FNUniv) to learn even more."

Tue, 01 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Mamaweyatitan more than a name  Regina Leader-Post

The north central shared facility now known as the mamaweatitan centre, is not only the first of it's kind in Canada, but it is also one of the first municipal buildings ...

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Gov. Gen. David Johnston meets with chiefs in Treaty 4 Territory  Regina Leader-Post

It may have taken 142 years, but the Queen's representative made a return visit to Treaty 4 territory.

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Council notes: Regina prepares to absorb more land for Harbour Landing  Regina Leader-Post

In an Executive Committee meeting, councillors also discussed unsafe rooming houses and pondered the police budget in private.

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Four baby cheetahs show off their spots at Parc Safari  CTV News

Four baby cheetahs made their first outing with their mother this week, ten weeks after being born at Parc Safari.

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Federal petition for environmental assessment of Quill Lakes project picks up steam  Regina Leader-Post

A petition launched by a group of people concerned about the Quill Lakes drainage project is quickly picking up signatures.

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Reno Lee murder trial delayed when two jurors discharged  Regina Leader-Post

The trial for three men accused of killing Reno Lee hit a snag before it even began when two jurors had to be discharged on Wednesday.

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
New twists on an old language: Efforts flourish to keep Cree alive  Regina Leader-Post

Cree language speakers are using alternative methods to keep the language relevant in hopes of attracting new speakers.

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
As a new non-profit, The Artesian has big plans for artistic growth in Regina  Regina Leader-Post

Andrew Manera has a vision for The Artesian as an always vibrant creative space for artists.With its new non-profit status, it may be just a matter of time before ...

Wed, 24 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Police arrest 21-year-old woman for alleged sexual crimes  CTV News

Police in St. Jerome arrested a 21-year-old woman they say has committed a series of sex-based crimes on Thursday.

Thu, 19 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
St. Jean mosque connected to soldier-killer leery of unwanted attention | CTV News  CTV News

A small mosque in St. Jean sur Richelieu is getting a lot of unwanted attention, days after one congregant killed a soldier.

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT

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