Girl Walks Into a Hockey Rink: My year as a wannabe sports reporter

Although Huskie Athletics is one of the most recognizable parts of the University of Saskatchewan, it is something that many students aren’t exactly familiar with. This was the position that I found myself in, when I began my year as the sports and health editor at the Sheaf.

A glimpse into the Huskies’ off-season training

With summer fast approaching, many Huskies teams are entering their off-season. The off-season doesn’t mean that they completely stop training though, and instead, teams focus on building up strength while also making time for rest.

A date with science: U of S to host Science Rendezvous

On May 13, Let’s Talk Science will be partnering with Science Rendezvous to celebrate the wonderful world of science. From biology to geology to engineering, there will be activities, tours and fun from all areas of science for curious minds of all ages to explore.

Open Education Week brings students and professors together

From Mar. 27 to 31, the University of Saskatchewan hosted its second Open Education Week, holding many sessions on how Open Educational Resources can benefit students and how they can be used in an educational community, allowing professors and students to access and share these resources as a team.

Dental Day YXE: College of Dentistry hosts first free day of dental care

Dental Day YXE, the first ever free dental day in Saskatoon, will be hosted by the University of Saskatchewan and the College of Dentistry. This event will bring together dentists, dental assistants, dental hygienists, dental therapists, denturists and specialists who are volunteering their time to offer free dental care to those who do not have dental insurance and cannot afford dental services.

Responding to 5 Days for the Homeless

From Mar. 13-17, five University of Saskatchewan students participated in the 5 Days for the Homeless campaign, raising money, material donations and awareness about homelessness in Saskatoon. While working to reduce homelessness is a noble cause, the methods used by this campaign to raise awareness are both insensitive and concerning.

The great outdoors: Unique hikes in Saskatchewan

Whether you are an outdoor enthusiast or not, Saskatchewan has various hiking trails that will leave everyone in awe! The Sheaf has put together a list of some of the best trails for beginners or experts to check out in our beautiful province.