University of Saskatchewan News


Roshan Thomas

E-bike biz is buzzing

January 22, 2015

A need for speed got an engineering grad’s business off the ground.

Kenneth Tan, director, 
Office of Strategic

Maximizing the spend

January 21, 2015

Understanding how best to achieve efficiency, and ultimately savings, in the vast and complex area of procurement at the University of Saskatchewan first requires a close look at the experience of the people doing the buying.

SWITCH clinic services expanded

January 15, 2015

The College of Pharmacy and Nutrition Medication Assessment Centre (MAC) and the non-profit charity Student Wellness Initiative Toward Community Health (SWITCH) are teaming up to improve health care in Saskatoon’s core neighbourhoods.

U of S graduate Mark Oleniuk, right, co-founder of EPS, is shown in front of the newly renovated Tim Hortons store #1 in Hamilton with Harpreet Singh, left, and Joseph Konney.

Preserving a Timbit of history

December 23, 2014

A University of Saskatchewan alumnus is part of a team that redeveloped the world’s first Tim Hortons location.

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.