University of Saskatchewan

University Grad Facing $84K Foreign Buyers Tax On B.C. Townhome

CBC | CBC News | Posted 08.16.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"Now, I can't go forward and also can't go back."

World's First In-Vitro Bison Calves Born In Saskatchewan

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 07.22.2016 | Canada Alberta

The breakthrough comes after a decade of genetic research.

The 10 Best Canadian Universities For Dining And Nightlife | Posted 11.12.2016 | Canada Living

Restaurants and nightlife are a quintessential part of any university experience. Whether your scene is eating homestyle stew or sharing a local microbrew with pals, there's nothing like a night on the town to take your mind off school. We compiled a list of the top 10 schools and featured a hot spot from each one.

10 Canadian Universities With the Best Food | Posted 10.21.2016 | Canada Living

In a world where fast, fresh food is the new norm, universities across the country have stepped up their game to feed large minds and appetites. These universities have proven that restaurant-quality plates are here to stay.

Probation Lifted For U Of S College Of Medicine

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.16.2016 | Canada Alberta

At the time, student performance in national exams was at the bottom of all Canadian medical schools.

Tim Hortons Goat Was Kidnapped And Left There As A Joke: Rodeo Team

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.29.2016 | Canada Alberta

Not so funny anymore.

Is There a Case to be Made for Letting Canada's Wildfires Burn?

DeSmog Canada | Posted 07.08.2016 | Canada British Columbia
DeSmog Canada

Those studying the issue say the human toll of wildfire needs to be balanced against the reality that vulnerable forests are going to burn either way -- especially given the mounting pressures presented by climate change.

University Fires President After Controversy

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.21.2014 | Canada Alberta

SASKATOON - A university president who sparked a storm of controversy by firing a tenured professor has herself been let go.The University of Saskatch...

University Offers To Reinstate Tenure To Fired Prof

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.15.2014 | Canada Alberta

SASKATOON - The University of Saskatchewan president says the school "made a blunder" when it fired a professor for speaking out about budget cuts and...

University Fires Dean For Speaking Out Against Cuts

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.14.2014 | Canada Alberta

SASKATOON - A University of Saskatchewan professor who complained faculty are being told to keep quiet about cuts has been fired, stripped of tenure a...

'Silence Of The Deans'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.13.2014 | Canada Alberta

SASKATOON - A University of Saskatchewan professor says faculty are being intimidated to keep quiet about an overhaul that includes cuts.Robert Buckin...

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...