If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about what’s involved in being a professional musician, now’s your chance to find out from one of Canada’s most critically acclaimed jazz performers.
About Bryn BeckerBryn Becker began studying computer science at the U of S in 2008. He decided to switch his major to English, however, and plans to complete his degree this spring. His unique combination of technical and creative skills put him in a great position to take over the Sheaf’s web editor position in 2011, a post he again holds this year. Bryn oversees the design and management of the Sheaf’s website, thesheaf.com, and also curates the Sheaf’s presence on the rest of the web. Follow Bryn on Twitter: @BrynB
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Each marker on our interactive map represents a location where crimes have been reported at the U of S. Campus Safety consolidates all crimes in any given location or building to the nearest relavant marker location. Each marker is colour coded depending on how many crimes have been reported at each location from 2007-12.
Nominations are now open for both TransformUS task forces. Faculty, staff and students can nominate themselves or others by filling out an online form.
We conducted an online survey to gauge where students stood on the university’s cost-cutting measures, what students perceived the financial problems to be and how the university should go about solving its money issues. This article covers a breakdown of some of those responses.
Where do you stand on the financial situation at the University of Saskatchewan?
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A Saskatoon Transit bus driver has been suspended today following a confrontation with a pedestrian in the Place Riel bus loop.
Roger Jolly and his wife Marie, owners of the Yamaha Piano Centres in Saskatoon and Regina, recently donated an eight-foot Bechstein concert grand to the University of Saskatchewan. According to Jolly, the university’s new Bechstein is one of the top ten pianos in the country in terms of quality and craftsmanship.
Everyone’s favourite University of Saskatchewan Facebook group, “Stupid Things Overheard at the U of S,” is growing up. Don’t get me wrong, it’s still pretty stupid. But it’s our stupid.
This past year, our website has been a bit… Well, troublesome. Lately it has been truly a sorry state of affairs, and we needed to take drastic measures. Which is exactly what we did. After weeks of planning and another month of hard work migrating and rebuilding the site from (almost) scratch, we’d like to welcome you to the new and improved thesheaf.com!
The Sheaf was lucky enough to have a chance to get relatively up close and personal — and funky — at the 2012 Sasktel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival.
Here’s our super funky video roundup of this year’s festival, featuring the one and only Five Alarm Funk.
Janelle Monáe brought the thunder and lightning down on the Bessborough Gardens last night, and the warm, soulful rain came with it. Here’s our review of Sunday’s Jazz Fest marathon.
Last night the 26th annual Saskatchewan Jazz Fest launched with a spectacular, blue-skyed evening of music by Wil Campa and Michael Franti. Decidedly non-jazzy, yes, but still exhilaratingly energetic — and the nine day long festival has only just begun.
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