The University of Saskatchewan’s main campus is situated on Treaty 6 Territory and the Homeland of the Métis.

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Home-Brew: drinking locally in Saskatoon

The dominance of mass-produced alcohol in Saskatoon, and Saskatchewan as a whole, is beginning to shift as the population starts to show more of an interest in diversifying their drinking habits.

Students tackle binge drinking issue on campus

A group of classmates at the University of Saskatchewan has undertaken a long-term study that will examine the environmental pressures to binge drink on campus and at campus-related events. The U of S Student Binge Drinking Prevention campaign originally started as a sociology assignment, but has since evolved into a funded initiative run by four

Should legal drinking ages be altered?

Would altering the legal drinking age be a proactive measure in curbing excessive binge drinking among youth? Jaclyn Lytle of the Fulcrum argues that the drinking age should not be altered, while Graham Briggs of The Martlet argues that it should be lowered to 18 in all of Canada.

U of S crop science develops better tasting beer

A strong relationship between the CDC and Sapporo Breweries pays off for Saskatchewan farmers. Plant breeding conducted at the University of Saskatchewan Crop Development Centre by barley expert Brian Rossnagel has now given many Saskatchewan growers a lucrative opportunity to partner up with Japanese beer giant Sapporo Breweries.

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