April 21, 2000 Volume 7, Number 15


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FRONT PAGE STORIES

Faculty tackle job of making goals real force for excellence

More than 80 faculty spent an intensive Saturday, April 8, trying to turn the rhetoric of the University’s two-year-old "goals for planning" into real measures that will strengthen research, teaching and the overall quality of the U of S.

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Pact promotes exchanges ‘down under’

The many Aboriginal justice issues shared by Canada, Australia and New Zealand are the impetus behind a new agreement that will expand academic interaction and promote student and faculty exchanges between the U of S and two of its counterparts "down under".

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Plans being made for College Bldg. restoration

With potential funding sources on the horizon, the U of S is proceeding with plans to renovate the College Building – the 88-year-old heritage landmark on campus that has been closed since November 1997 because of its dangerous state of repair.

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Fourth-year U of S nursing students walk past a building at the Omayal Achi College of Nursing, in Chennai, southern India, during their practicum there Jan. 27-March 20. From left, students Lily Kampman, Meagan Hiebert, Shannon Bandura, Cherie Boese, Heather Wiebe and Jackie Springer walk with U of S faculty facilitator Joanne Gartner (Clinical Placement Co-ordinator in the College of Nursing), and an unidentified Indian nursing student. For an account of what the students told their third-year fellow students when they got home, see the related story and photo. Photo courtesy of Joanne Gartner




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