The debate surrounding potentially offensive sports team names and mascots has been raging for decades and has now taken hold in Saskatoon.
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The Saskatchewan Roughriders will play for the Grey Cup in Regina this Sunday Nov. 24 following a 35-13 win over the Calgary Stampeders.
The story of Robyn Doolittle, a reporter at the Toronto Star, who uncovered the Rob Ford scandal.
With 106 years of history, the University of Saskatchewan campus is a veritable graveyard of ghastly ghouls and unexplainable mysteries.
Even with financial issues at the University of Saskatchewan, the arts are as worthwhile as ever.
Roller derby faded from the public view after the height of its popularity in the 1970’s but, since its grassroots all-female revival in 2001, roller derby leagues have sprung up all across the globe — including Saskatoon.
A first-hand account shows that homophobia is still going strong even in Vancouver, a city that many consider LGBT friendly.
Of the 480 head coaches in Canadian Interuniversity Sport, a staggering 408 are male. While most people would say the dramatic disparity speaks for itself, and that the issue of gender inequality at university-level coaching positions is black and white, not everyone feels the same way.
Saskatchewan Archives Board could be forced to box up collection, close doors after 70 years on campus
The Saskatchewan Archives Board has staffed an office at the University of Saskatchewan for nearly 70 years. But due to a new and more expensive lease agreement with the university, the office — tucked below the Gordon Snelgrove Gallery in the basement of the Murray Building — could be forced to box up its collection and leave as early as 2015.
While many of the movement’s supporters don’t want to restrict Idle No More’s message to Canadian lands, the bulk of the dissent is centred upon the federal government’s omnibus Bill C-45.
With two US states voting last month to decriminalize the substance—and recent polls indicating that the majority of Canadians are in favour of legalization—would it be in the best interest of British Columbians to follow suit?
As athletes and coaches we spend a lot of time working on physical, technical and strategic skills in our particular sport. But is that enough? What about the mental aspect of the game? How important is it for athletes to prepare their psychological mindset?
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