Promising pre-clinical results for USask VIDO-InterVac COVID-19 vaccine

A COVID-19 vaccine candidate developed by the University of Saskatchewan’s (USask) Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization-International Vaccine Centre (VIDO-InterVac) has cleared another major milestone in moving towards human clinical trials: the novel vaccine has proven highly effective in ferrets, one of the commonly used animal models for COVID-19.


Saskatchewan Métis scholar hired as Gabriel Dumont Research Chair in Métis Studies at USask

Dr. Allyson Stevenson (PhD) has been appointed the new Gabriel Dumont Research Chair in Métis Studies at the University of Saskatchewan (USask) College of Arts and Science.


USask asks community to help celebrate spring 2020 graduates online

Graduation ceremonies and powwow at the University of Saskatchewan (USask) are a time to acknowledge academic achievements and a time to celebrate with family, friends and members of the community.


USask researcher helping design improved mask for pre-symptomatic COVID-19 patients

A University of Saskatchewan (USask) researcher is helping design personal protective masks for pre-symptomatic COVID-19 patients.


USask graduate student receives commemorative gift

Carrie Pratt, RN, receives special recognition for winning Indigenous Graduate Leadership Award.


USask English student honoured for academic achievement and community involvement

Drumlin Crape has always loved stories—an interest that was encouraged by junior high, high school and post-secondary educators.


USask graduate students win highest academic honours

Two recent PhD graduates of the College of Arts and Science are the winners of the top award for graduate students at the University of Saskatchewan (USask).