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USask Winter Term update: health and safety measures extended

Since the Dec. 23 and Dec. 30 campus updates on Winter Term, the Pandemic Response and Recovery Team (PRT) has been closely monitoring the spread of the Omicron variant—including modeling data, wastewater results, covid testing positivity in the community, and on- and off-campus cases.

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President points to post-pandemic path forward for USask

From serving on the front lines in the battle against COVID-19, to introducing the first Indigenous Strategy, approving a new Sustainability Strategy, and advancing a new Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy and Action Plan, 2021 was marked by milestone moments and achievements for the University of Saskatchewan (USask).

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Digital replica of birch bark canoe on view at Remai Modern through USask partnership

The original canoe was built decades ago by Lac La Ronge Indian Band members Isaiah and Annie Roberts.

colleges

USask scientist becomes first Canadian to win Royal Astronomical Society honour

University of Saskatchewan (USask) researcher Dr. Kathryn McWilliams (PhD) has been awarded an honorary fellowship from the Royal Astronomical Society (RAS) of the United Kingdom.

people

USask researcher named fellow by distinguished American science organization

University of Saskatchewan (USask) researcher Dr. Jeffrey McDonnell (PhD) has been named a fellow by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).

research

USask wastewater testing for COVID-19 sets the standard

Oh, the stories wastewater streams can reveal about life in a community.