Donation allows U of S business students to invest real money

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 16, 2011

The Edwards School of Business announces a $1 million gift from George Dembroski that will help students invest real money in the stock market.

“I had decided I would donate a substantial amount of my Cameco shareholdings to the University of Saskatchewan,” said Dembroski, an Ontario-native who recently retired from Cameco’s board. “I wanted to recognize the vitality of the Saskatchewan business community by investing in local education.”

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Herzberg display honours and educates

By Kris Foster
May 13, 2011

Agnes Herzberg, daughter of former U of S faculty member and Nobel Prize winner Gerhard Herzberg, admires a new display unveiled May 10 in the Physics Building that pays tribute to her father. Gerhard Herzberg was at the university from 1935 to 1945, foundational years in his work in atomic and molecular spectroscopy for which he received international recognition in 1971 with the Nobel Prize in chemistry. Photography by David Stobbe

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