A major abstract work – hexaplane structurist relief No. 3, 2001-2003 – by noted international artist and University of Saskatchewan professor emeritus Eli Bornstein has been reinstalled outside of the Canadian Light Source (CLS).
Gordon Barnhart was installed June 23 as interim president and vice-chancellor of the University of Saskatchewan.
Karen Chad has been appointed to a second, five-year term as vice-president of research at the University of Saskatchewan effective Jan. 1, 2015.
Its exterior composition of glazing, paneling and masonry as well as its diverse range of unit types were among the features that earned Graduate House at the University of Saskatchewan an award of merit in the 2014 Prairie Design Awards.
In celebration of Canadian author Farley Mowat’s legacy to literature, a Grade 2 class from École Lakeview School, Mowat’s widow Claire and artist George Boileau joined in the unveiling of a bronze sculpture of the late writer and his dog Chester on the University of Saskatchewan campus June 11.
Recently elected Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) president Izabela Vlahu wants to spend the upcoming year building a stronger grad student community on campus.
The Orenda jet engine in the Engineering Building hallway is a marvel, its outer casing cut away in places to reveal a precision machine. It is also a bit of a mystery that three aviation buffs are attempting to solve.
On July 1, Ernie Barber will assume the duties of interim provost and vice-president academic at the University of Saskatchewan for a second time.
After 18 hours on the job, and three hours of sleep, Interim President and Vice-Chancellor Gordon Barnhart addressed the University Council at the U of S on May 22 and was welcomed with loud and sustained applause.
Today the University of Saskatchewan Board of Governors announced the termination, without cause, of the appointment of Dr. Ilene Busch-Vishniac as President and Vice-Chancellor, effective immediately. She is eligible to take up her faculty post in the university’s College of Engineering.