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Canada’s first collaborative online Master of Nursing – Nurse Practitioner students graduate
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Saskatchewan Collaborative Bachelor of Science in Nursing (SCBScN)
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October 2015
First Year Student Experience By Ellen Smith (PDF)

October 2015
Nursing Students Deliver Health Education about Influenza Immunization, in collaboration with the Regina Open Door Society (PDF)

April 2015
Sask Polytech celebrates, honours partners (PDF)
Collaborative online nurse practitioner students meet in Regina (PDF)


December 2014
Saskatoon Health Region 2014 Bravo Award Winner (PDF)

November 26, 2014
First Collaborative Online Master’s of Nursing Degree a Success (PDF)

October 11, 2014
Mission to feed 800 people for Thanksgiving (PDF)

August 26, 2014
First University of Regina-SIAST nursing pinning ceremony

April 3, 2014
New recruitment strategy to bring more nurse practitioners to rural Saskatchewan

October 21
University of Regina and SIAST to offer master’s in nursing (PDF – 197 KB)

September 28
Becoming a Registered Nurse (RN) in Saskatchewan (PDF – 312 KB)

September 9
Saskatchewan Collaborative Bachelor of Science in Nursing launches in Swift Current (PDF – 127 KB)
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June 5
University of Regina and SIAST team up on joint nurse practitioner master’s program (PDF – 65 KB)

April 9
Saskatchewan student loan forgiveness for nurses and nurse practitioners working in rural Saskatchewan

March 6
University of Regina and SIAST offer nursing students an acceleration option (PDF – 36 KB)

October 25
SCBScN Program expands to Swift Current 

March 22
University of Regina and SIAST explore future nursing program for Swift Current (PDF – 65 KB)

November 4
University of Regina and SIAST sign affiliation agreement for nursing degree program (PDF – 65 KB)

October 14
Government of Saskatchewan announces increase of 170 seats for nursing programs (PDF – 1.3 MB)



June 19-20, 2014
Canadian Doctoral Nursing Network Conference
Hosted by the University of Regina Faculty of Nursing