colleges

College of Education earning top marks

There is something special going on in the College of Education at the University of Saskatchewan (USask), a transformation that has resulted in a rapid rise in program reputation and a marked increase in student applications.

colleges

Spherical display brings virtual collaboration closer to reality

Virtual reality can often make a user feel isolated from the world, with only computer-generated characters for company. But researchers at the University of British Columbia (UBC) and the University of Saskatchewan (USask) think they may have found a way to encourage a more sociable virtual reality.

colleges

WCVM teams up with Canadian Challenge for unique learning experience

Three senior veterinary students at the University of Saskatchewan will gain hands-on experience as well as academic credit during this year’s Canadian Challenge Sled Dog Race, which takes place in northern Saskatchewan from Feb. 19 to 23.

research

USask fossil experts uncover evidence of earliest moving creatures

Researchers at the University of Saskatchewan (USask) have helped uncover the earliest evidence ever found of organisms capable of movement.

research

USask awarded $4.9 million for Indigenous health research, HIV and cancer

Five University of Saskatchewan (USask) research teams have been awarded a total of $4.85 million by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)—the main funding body for university health research in Canada—for cutting-edge health research on cancer, HIV and Indigenous health.

research

Colorectal cancer cells killed by assassin antibody, USask team finds

A novel treatment for advanced colorectal cancer—using a radioactive antibody that attaches to cancer cells and kills them—is being developed by researchers at the University of Saskatchewan’s (USask) College of Medicine.

general

University details generous offers to CUPE 1975

The University of Saskatchewan remains committed to concluding negotiations and reaching a new collective agreement with CUPE 1975.