U of S begins work on Merlis Belsher Place

SASKATOON — The University of Saskatchewan (U of S) marked the start of construction on the long-awaited Merlis Belsher Place today, with an official ground-breaking ceremony.

U of S set to break ground on new ice facility

SASKATOON – Members of the media are invited to attend the official groundbreaking ceremony for Merlis Belsher Place:

Actor Kim Coates to receive honorary degree from the University of Saskatchewan

SASKATOON – From the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) drama department to Hollywood blockbusters, Kim Coates has become one of the province’s most popular and most accomplished actors.

International team discovers ancient aquifers not immune to modern-era contamination

U of S Global Institute for Water Security scientists part of landmark study

Majority of U of S MD graduates stay in province

SASKATOON – Fifty-six of 102 new medical residents who received their undergraduate medical training at the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) will take up residency positions within the province this year. As well, all 115 of the province’s new residency positions for 2017 have been successfully filled.

U of S appoints dean in the College of Arts and Science

SASKATOON — The University of Saskatchewan (U of S) has appointed Peta Bonham-Smith as dean of the College of Arts and Science for a five-year term.

U of S study first of its kind to quantify prevalence of groundwater use by plants

SASKATOON – A study led by a University of Saskatchewan researcher released in the journal Nature Scientific Reports is the first to quantify the prevalence and magnitude of groundwater use by plants.

University of Saskatchewan embraces health charter

SASKATOON—Committing to healthy minds, bodies and lives is the principle behind the Okanagan Charter, a global health initiative now adopted by the University of Saskatchewan (U of S).

U of S commemorates centenary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge, with new exhibits

SASKATOON – The Diefenbaker Canada Centre (DCC) at the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) will officially open two new exhibits commemorating the Great War on Vimy Ridge Day this Sunday.

U of S student named one of Canada’s top research storytellers

SASKATOON — A University of Saskatchewan (U of S) psychology student researching the experiences of young Canadians living at home has been named one of the top 25 finalists in the 2017 Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Storytellers competition.

U of S Innovation Enterprise, IMII announce results from North America’s first ™AIMday

SASKATOON — For the first time, the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) has helped match provincial post-secondary researchers with Saskatchewan mining companies in an innovative approach to solving industry issues.

U of S researchers making impact in addressing senior health issues

SASKATOON – University of Saskatchewan (U of S) researchers are featured in a comprehensive new report on addressing Canada’s aging population and the challenges the health-care system will face in the coming decades.