University of Saskatchewan News


Carin Holroyd.

Excellence overseas

May 18, 2016

A U of S professor has been recognized by the Governor General’s Awards for her work in developing educational resources overseas.

Ziad Ghaith, the new GSA president.

New GSA president primed for progress

May 13, 2016

A desire to change things for his fellow students initially attracted Ziad Ghaith to the Graduate Students’ Association (GSA), and that will to help others kept him on the executive for another year as president.

Mike Babcock will receive an honorary degree at Spring Convocation.

Making hockey history

May 13, 2016

Mike Babcock was a wide-eyed teenager when he followed in the family footsteps to take classes at the University of Saskatchewan back in 1981.

Mike McDonald leads the Recess Guardians.

Humanitarian honours

May 12, 2016

Humanitarians gathered on May 4 as notable U of S alumni were honoured at the Red Cross Power of Humanity Luncheon, which recognized extraordinary humanitarian efforts.

Zoey Roy (Photo by Sweetmoon Photography)

Student receives national fellowship

May 2, 2016

From living on the street to becoming a passionate community member, artist and education activist, Zoey Roy is an example of positive change.

Ken Coates

By the book

April 28, 2016

Two U of S political science professors were recently recognized for their excellence in public policy writing.


Saskatoon slopes

April 28, 2016

The picture perfect views along the riverbank are a stark contrast from the cracking and slumping occurring in Saskatoon’s riverside neighbourhoods.

Maureen Reed.

Woman of distinction

April 18, 2016

A U of S researcher has been honoured with the YWCA’s Women of Distinction lifetime achievement award.