University of Saskatchewan

Hockey Coach Suspended For Homophobic Slur

CBC | Posted 04.02.2014 | Canada Alberta

The U of S suspended men's hockey coach Dave Adolph for two games after he made a homophobic slur in an internal email to players. "I wanted everybo...

Big Trouble For Medical School

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.06.2013 | Canada Alberta

SASKATOON - There's bad news for the University of Saskatchewan's College of Medicine.It has now been officially put on probation by the Committee on ...

Campus Pipe Ceremony Under Fire

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.19.2013 | Canada Alberta

SASKATOON - A controversy has erupted at the University of Saskatchewan over a traditional aboriginal pipe ceremony for which organizers asked women "...

Sheep Hits The Fan In Saskatchewan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.06.2013 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - Advanced Education Minister Don Morgan says it's up to the University of Saskatchewan to determine what number of animals are needed on campu...

Does the Canadian Federation of Students Care About Students?

Samuel Mosonyi | Posted 04.24.2013 | Canada Politics
Samuel Mosonyi

The Canadian Federation of Students (CFS), a national organization composed of campus student unions, purports to organize students on a "democratic, co-operative basis." When Guelph students wanted to hold a referendum to exit the CFS, they served the CFS with a petition asking for a referendum to be held to decertify. However, the CFS refused to schedule a referendum. Guelph's Central Student Association (CSA) took the CFS to court.

Why Did The Moose Cross The Road?

CP | Canadian Press | Posted 02.04.2013 | Canada Alberta

SASKATOON _ A research project at the University of Saskatchewan will try to determine why moose feel moved to cross rural highways. The study star...

Hogs Gone Wild On The Prairies

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.23.2013 | Canada Alberta

SASKATOON - Ryan Brook is counting some not so little piggies.The University of Saskatchewan researcher is heading the first scientific survey of the ...

Accused Hatemonger Gets Away With It

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.06.2012 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - A hate charge has been stayed against a former University of Saskatchewan math lecturer because the case took too long to get to trial.Terren...

Earth's Mightiest Air Conditioner?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.04.2012 | Canada

SASKATOON - An international team led by University of Saskatchewan researchers says small volcanic eruptions could cool the climate.The team says aer...

New Index Shows 'Troubling' Decline Of Canada's Middle Class

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.19.2011 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - A generation of solid economic growth has meant little in the everyday lives of most Canadians, according to a new index of wellbeing.The fin...