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

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Spooky History 101: the origins of Halloween

We love the dark, dangerous and foreboding mysteries of the dead. We love to scare ourselves, dress up as spiritual pranksters and to stretch the limits of what we can do, how we are seen and what we can get away with. We revel in the malicious, the evil and the mysterious.

Louis Riel was no hero

Although you wouldn't know it from the U of S campus, Louis Riel wasn't the hero we think he was. In fact, the famous rebel hindered the Métis cause more than he helped it.

The darker side of Canadian history

Yves Engler has laid out a difficult task for himself. Although most Canadians believe Canada's foreign policy is built on peacekeeping and resolving conflicts, Engler is out to disprove such notions.

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