New U of S CIHR awards help improve health of Canadians

The University of Saskatchewan has been awarded six project grants totalling $4.45 million in the fall 2017 competition of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, nearly doubling its success rate to 15.4 per cent success from spring 2016.


U of S researcher awarded $2 million to study swine welfare

University of Saskatchewan researcher Yolande Seddon, working with 14 industry partners, has been awarded a Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) of Canada Industrial Research Chair (IRC) in swine welfare worth nearly $2 million in total.


Touchscreen menu innovation faster, simpler

In a world where people learn how to use iPads before they learn to walk, finding simpler ways to interact with touch devices is a must.


From South America to Saskatoon

She hasn’t even officially started her own career yet, but Mayra Samaniego is already working on two different continents to inspire the next generation of young women in the field of computer science.


Hope, shipped to your door

According to the Canadian Mental Health Association, one in five Canadians will experience some form of mental illness in their life.


One Day for Students celebrates philanthropy

How do you give? On March 14, that’s the question being asked during One Day for Students, when the campus and wider community come together in support of students.


The places you’ll go

Like many university graduates, Kevin Dunn only had a vague notion of where his career path might lead him—he had no idea that his U of S degree in geography would help land him one of the most coveted travel jobs in the province: the Saskatchewanderer.