University of Saskatchewan News


At the Book of Remembrance presentation were, from L to R, Murray Scharf, Doug Penner, Vicki Williamson and Larry Wong.

Honouring the fallen

December 16, 2014

The University Library has received a display set of a book listing the names and brief biographies of the Saskatoon citizens and U of S employees and students lost in the First World War.


Dryden teaches multi-campus class

December 3, 2014

To Canadians of a certain generation, the name Ken Dryden evokes a towering hockey presence. Dryden was the legendary goaltender who backstopped the Montreal Canadians to six Stanley Cups, and Team Canada to victory in the 1972 Summit Series between the elite hockey stars of Canada and the Soviet Union.

Tanya Robertson-Frey

Checking campus mood

December 2, 2014

How are U of S students feeling these days? Do they feel welcome on campus, respected and supported?

U of S experts weigh in on the best way to beat the winter blues.

Beating the winter blues

November 28, 2014

Winter doesn’t officially start for another three weeks, but you would never know that from looking out your window.

Beth Williamson

Presidential search committee complete

November 26, 2014

With the addition of four elected representatives from the General Academic Assembly (GAA), the committee charged with selecting the University of Saskatchewan’s next president is now complete.

(l to r) Karen Chad, vice-president research, Naomi Barnhart, Gordon Barnhart, president, Hon Dak Chung, Shirley Zhou, major gifts officer, and Edmund Kwan.

Hong Kong bound

November 24, 2014

As part of the president’s tour, Gordon Barnhart, U of S interim president and vice-chancellor, made a stop in Hong Kong this week.


Sexual assault prevention and response at U of S

November 21, 2014

The events outlined in the Nov. 20 and 21 articles in the Toronto Star saddened me. It saddens me to see the state of affairs at campuses across Canada and it especially saddens me to see how our own university handled the event depicted in these articles.

Brian Muchmore, director of Protective Service

Keeping campus safe

November 17, 2014

There is always heightened awareness about safety following incidents like the Oct. 22 shootings at Parliament Hill, but for people in Protective Services, it is always top of mind.