|October 29, 1999||Volume 7, Number 5|
Council rejects tuition report
After an intense 2-1/2-hour meeting that saw Place Riel Theatre jammed to its 370-seat capacity by vocal students, U of S Council voted Oct. 21 to side with the students and reject a 32-page report on tuition fees from its own budget committee.(view full story)
Public opinion survey informs future actions
A strategic focus and emphasis on results is sound practice at any time but when resources are tight it is critical.
U of S Communications Director Heather Magotiaux says a recent survey of Saskatchewan public opinion will help the University to be more strategic in its communication efforts, by highlighting gaps in public information. The University can then target its limited communication resources to filling those gaps.(view full story)
U of S First & Best campaign a $52-million success story
Many organizations and institutions mount major fundraising campaigns, but the results of the U of Ss recent five-year-long funding drive was "a very rare occurrence in a fundraisers career," according to the woman at the centre of it all.(view full story)
New U of S Pres. Peter MacKinnon, centre, greets members of the Senate, Faculty and other dignitaries onstage at Saskatoons Centennial Auditorium Oct. 22, moments after being sworn in as the Universitys eighth president.
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