University of Saskatchewan News


SENS postdoctoral fellow Martin Boucher.

Panel provides refreshing discussion on renewable energy resources

February 12, 2016

Students, staff and faculty filled the Diefenbaker Canada Centre on January 15, where they had been brought together through the U of S School of Environment and Sustainability (SENS) to get a glimpse of Saskatchewan’s future in renewable energy.

More than 29 works by Allen Sapp are on display on the sixth floor of the Agriculture Building.

Celebrating Allen Sapp

February 12, 2016

Renowned Cree artist Allen Sapp died in December 2015, leaving behind a remarkable legacy of paintings. Allen Sapp’s collections can be found around the world—but one of the largest collections is right here on campus.

University Library Dean Vicki Williamson.

Closing a chapter

February 12, 2016

After 10 years at the helm, Vicki Williamson is stepping down as the dean of the University Library.

Nutrition students Nadine Nevland and Kara Friesen

Testing the market

February 12, 2016

The atrium of the agriculture building was a-buzz last Friday, Feb. 5, as a student-organized farmers’ market offered fresh, local food and handcrafts to the campus community.

Adam Gaudry, assistant professor of Indigenous studies

Connecting to community

February 12, 2016

Kate Bill, second-year student in the College of Arts and Science, knew that Indigenous Studies 331, Colonialism and Decolonization, would be a lot of work, but she was ready for the challenge.

Derek Jorgenson, left, director of the Medication Assessment Centre, and Eric Landry, centre co-ordinator

An easy pill to swallow

February 10, 2016

A program in the College of Pharmacy and Nutrition that provides free prescription assessments for patients recently took top honours at a national competition in Toronto.

Courtney Loberg, in comic form. (Illustration by Brian Kachur.)

Comically speaking

January 29, 2016

When it comes to comics, Courtney Loberg takes it panel by panel.

Martin Phillipson has been appointed dean of the U of S College of Law.

U of S names new dean in College of Law

January 12, 2016

The University of Saskatchewan (U of S) has appointed Martin Phillipson as dean of the College of Law for a five-year term beginning July 1, 2016.