November 12, 1999 Volume 7, Number 6


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COVER STORIES

MacKinnon takes issue with Maclean’s rankings

While acknowledging it’s "a concern" and he’d like the U of S to score better, Pres. Peter MacKinnon says he won’t let the annual Maclean’s ranking of Canada’s universities steer actions at the University.

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U of S to trial-manage Ursuline Centre ‘til 2004

The University of Saskatchewan is looking for a few good souls to occupy its newest off-campus facility – the historic Ursuline Centre located at Bruno, 80 km east of Saskatoon.

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Funding for extra nursing students still not set

Six months after College of Nursing faculty voted to conditionally approve a provincial request to hike the annual quota of students admitted to nursing training to 260 from 180 per year, the U of S is still unclear on how the government plans to pay for the additional programming.

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Revving up campus construction

U of S Architect Colin Tennent checks out the excavation work under way for a new loading dock and chemical storage area that will be part of the major expansion to the Thorvaldson Building. Currently there are numerous construction projects either planned or already begun on campus. For a comprehensive report, see our story.





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