U of S holds Canada 150 Citizenship Ceremony

SASKATOON–For the first time in its history, the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) will host a citizenship ceremony on its campus. Up to 50 new Canadians will take the Oath of Citizenship with Presiding Official Lynda Haverstock, Saskatchewan’s former Lieutenant Governor. 

Friday, September 15, 2017
Convocation Hall
Peter MacKinnon Building
107 Administration Place

Speakers will include: President Peter Stoicheff, Lee Ahenakew, chair of the U of S Board of Governors, and Ghassan Al-Yassin, a U of S graduate student from Iraq who became a new Canadian last year.  

The event is presented by the U of S Canada 150 Project.  The event is open to the public and everyone is welcome to attend.



For more information, please contact:


Jennifer Thoma
Media Relations Specialist
University of Saskatchewan



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