The What are Universities For? International Symposium (May 4-6, 2023) is supported in part by funding from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council.

We are also grateful for the generosity of the University of Regina and the following affiliated colleges, faculties, departments, and units (to date) for their generous financial support:


  • President’s Office
  • Centre for Educational Research, Collaboration, & Development (CERCD)
  • First Nations University of Canada
  • Luther College
  • Campion College
  • Academic Conference Fund
  • Vice-President (Research)
  • Office of International Affairs
  • Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
  • Humanities Research Institute
  • Faculty of Arts
  • Faculty of Business
  • Faculty of Continuing Education
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
  • Faculty of Media, Art, and Performance
  • Faculty of Nursing
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Social Work
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Gender, Religion, and Critical Studies
  • Department of Geography
  • Department of Sociology
  • Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy