Queen to visit U of S May 19
Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip will visit the U of S May 19 as part of their May 17-20 trip to Saskatchewan in honour of the province’s centennial.
After two days of activities in Regina and Lumsden, the royal couple will travel to Saskatoon for a number of activities.
They will tour the Canadian Light Source synchrotron, attend a reception at U of S President Peter MacKinnon’s campus residence, and visit a school before arriving at the Saskatchewan Lieutenant-Governor’s Centennial Gala show at the Credit Union Centre arena.
The Queen and Prince Philip travel on to Alberta May 20.
U of S Secretary Gordon Barnhart says, “We are honoured to be included in the royal visit and to have the opportunity to showcase our world-class research facilities.”