Next Up participant Melissa Gan shaved her head as part of a fundraiser.

Next Up returns for fifth year in Sask

Over the next seven months, young leaders in Saskatoon will have a chance to come together as Next Up — an environmental and social justice forum — returns for a fifth year.
Helen Tang is among three students heading to P.E.I. for the New 
Canada Conference.

U of S represents at New Canada Conference in P.E.I.

Three students and an assistant professor from the University of Saskatchewan have been chosen to take part in the New Canada Conference in Charlottetown, P.E.I — a think tank that will bring together young Canadians to celebrate their country’s history and plan for its future.
Protesters rallied against U of R affiliating itself with Hebrew University of Israel.

U of R ends talks with Hebrew University

partnership between the University of Regina and Hebrew University in Israel have been scrapped following a rally of students and community activists on Aug. 11 protesting the plans.

EBSS event LB5Q cancelled

Due to the loss of university support, the Edwards Business Student’s Society announced on June 20 that its Little Buddy Big Buddy Barbecue — known colloquially as LB5Q — has been cancelled.
Busch-Vishniac was terminated on May 21.

Gordon Barnhart named acting U of S president

On May 21, former Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan Gordon Barnhart was appointed as acting president of the University of Saskatchewan following the same-day firing of Ilene Busch-Vishniac from the position.
Ilene Busch-Vishniac

U of S president Ilene Busch-Vishniac fired

On May 21, the University of Saskatchewan’s Board of Governors announced the termination of Ilene Busch-Vishniac’s appointment as university president and vice-chancellor.

Saskatoon syphilis outbreak declines

After declaring an outbreak of syphilis in the city on Mar. 12, the Saskatoon Health Region has seen a decline in reported cases of the sexually transmitted infection.
Brett Fairbairn informed the U of S via email of two administrative positions’ elimination.

Senior admin layoffs tied to TransformUS

Announced via email to University of Saskatchewan community on March 27, the elimination of two associate vice-president positions was influenced by the soon-to-be implemented TransformUS plan.