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Did You Know?

  • Luther students can sign up for the UR Guarantee program - get a guaranteed job after you graduate!

  • Luther College at the University of Regina participates in Admission on the Spot events - campus tours, reduced application fees, and the relief of finding out you're accepted to your program right away!

  • Luther College offers year-round campus and residence tours as well as one-on-one enrollment counselling.

  • Luther College opened the first residence on campus in 1971, and is still a “home away from home” to students: meals, laundry, and lifelong friendship included.

  • The Luther Library has over 18,000 items in its collection, 3,000 books checked out per year, and 6,000 students who come through its door per month.

  • The Luther College Residence hosts multiple social events and programs throughout the year, such as Christmas Dinner, International Night, Mardi Gras, and Karaoke Night.

  • Small classes = big advantages. As a federated college, Luther College classes are typically smaller. This allows for students to connect with their profs and classmates.

  • ALL U of R students including Luther students can take Luther courses.

Winter 2018 Luther Highlighted Courses

Be sure to check out the following Winter 2018 Luther Highlighted Courses before your register for classes:

HIST 290AN-L01: History of Africa - Dr. Ibio Nzunguba
This course is designed to give students an introduction to the history and diverse cultures of Africa from the earliest times up to colonization.  Particular attention will be given to the roots of African peoples, processes of regional differentiation, and evolving patterns of trade, politics, and conflict prior to the penetration by the West. Common myths and misconceptions about Africa held in Western countries will be investigated and critiqued.  Lastly, the course will focus on the relationships between Africans and others through slavery, exploration, colonization, and religious proselytization.

IDS 290AB-L01: IDS - Ecomuseums: Community Engagement for Sustainability - Dr. Glenn Sutter
An ecomuseum is a locally-led organization that can help a community come together to explore, interpret and preserve its heritage in multifaceted and dynamic ways, to promote sustainable development. This course will examine ecomuseums in other countries and facilitate the development of an emerging ecomuseum in central Saskatchewan.

NSLI 200-L01: Foundations of the Nonprofit Sector - Dr. Yvonne Harrison
Foundations of the Nonprofit Sector is an introduction to the nonprofit and voluntary sector in Canada and Saskatchewan. It examines theories about why the sector exists, the role it plays in society and contemporary public governance. The course examines the size, scope, and impact of the sector along with various forms and functions of nonprofit and voluntary organizations. Accountability in the context of governing and managing a private not-for-profit corporation is emphasized and innovation and innovators will be discussed.

For more information about each course, please visit our Highlighted Courses page.