University of Saskatchewan

Type: Organization
Name: University of Saskatchewan
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Study clues to aging bone loss

07:47, Medical researchYasmin Carter learned techniques at the Canadian Light Source at U of SIn Canada, bone fractures due to osteoporosis affect one in three women and one in five men over their lifetimes, costing the health care system more than $2.3 ... [Published Medical Xpress - 3 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Sixth Canada Education Week in Vietnam

(CPV) – The 2014 Canada Education Week will be held from October 5 to 11 with the participation of 70 Canadian institutions, said the Embassy of Canada in Hanoi and the Consulate General of Canada in Ho Chi Minh city on September 29.Highlights of the ... [Published Dang Cong San - 5 hours ago]
Entities: Canada, Vietnam, Education
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Harvest season highest risk for farm injury

This time of the year can pose the highest risk of injury for farmers with fatigue, stress and pressure building.SASKATOON – Farmers are spending as much time as they can in the fields. As every day passes the stress to get the crop off is building, that ... [Published Global News Canada - 16 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

U of S announces external review of interdisciplinary graduate schools

As part of its commitment to excellence in teaching and re, the University of Saskatchewan will undertake an external academic review of its three interdisciplinary graduate schools over the next two years-beginning Nov. 1st with the School of Public ... [Published Noodls - 18 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

University of Saskatchewan prof says Roughriders a long shot to win West

KeithThe professor at the University of Saskatchewan's Edwards School of Business"Whenever we win, we win by close games," he said. "And when we lose, we're horrid. And unfortunately, because the model looks at margin of victory, it's been penalizing ... [Published CBC - 21 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Hacking helps health care woes

Healthcare Hacking competition encourages innovative solutions to everyday health care problemsHealth-care professionals and tech experts teamed up in Saskatoon this weekend to hack into health system problems.The University of Saskatchewan hosted the ... [Published News Talk 980 CJME - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Children’s Hospital In Saskatchewan Breaks Ground

The Children’s Hospital of Saskatchewan , part of the Saskatoon Health Region in Canada, has started construction on a new $250-million facility.Located on the University of Saskatchewan campus, the facility will have 176 private patient rooms with space ... [Published Healthcare Design - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Saskatchewan lecturer approves ‘secure bedroom selfie’ movement

In a war of online propaganda, a recent Twitter trend known as the secure bedroom selfie, spurred by federal minister Michelle Rempel, may be more than hashtag activism.In an audio recording recently posted online, Abu Muhammad Al-Adnani, of the Islamic ... [Published Metro Canada - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 2 reports

Canadian researchers believe they know how to limit stroke-related brain damage

Credits: FOTOLIA New research out of the University of Saskatchewan could help minimize brain damage caused by strokes.Francisco Cayabyab's research, published in the journal Neuroscience, sheds light on why brain damage continues to develop hours or ... [Published Sun News - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

New Hydrology Research Study Findings Recently Were Reported by Researchers at University of Saskatchewan (Geospatial modelling to determine the...

New Hydrology Research Study Findings Recently Were Reported by Researchers at University of Saskatchewan ( Geospatial modelling to determine the behaviour of ice cover formation during freeze-up of the Dauphin River in Manitoba )By a News Reporter-Staff ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Findings from University of Saskatchewan Yields New Data on Animal Ecology (Habitat degradation is threatening reef replenishment by making fish...

Findings from University of Saskatchewan Yields New Data on Animal Ecology (Habitat degradation is threatening reef replenishment by making fish fearless)By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Ecology, Environment & Conservation -- Investigators publish ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Surprises and Lessons from Co-Teaching an Inter-University Graduate Course

In an earlier blog post my colleague Tom Gleeson discussed some of the advantages and disadvantages of co-teaching a blended graduate course to students at McGill University, the University of Wisconsin – Madison and the University of Saskatchewan.This ... [Published Inside Higher Ed - Sep 24 2014]

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"This process may explain the decrease in bone material strength with aging, making it more susceptible to fractures in the long-term" says Carter
"Our goal is to build a stronger school that fulfils the great potential envisioned back in 2007 and that has real impact on issues important to communities in Saskatchewan and around the globe."
"My comeback to that is we're looking at an objective series of statistics, in terms of what's happened in previous games, and using that as our best predictor for the future."
"It's a functional model to save students' time, patients' time, family members' time and just to help people navigate the health-care system and college infrastructure" Das said

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U of S College of Nursing celebrates the launch... [Published Noodls - 21 mins ago]
Study clues to aging bone loss [Published Medical Xpress - 3 hours ago]
Sixth Canada Education Week in Vietnam [Published Dang Cong San - 5 hours ago]
Benefits of Eragon [Published Farms.com - 11 hours ago]
Canada Education Week in Vietnam [Published VOVNews - 11 hours ago]
TWU hosts Royal Society of Canada Romanowski Le... [Published Trinity Western University - 13 hours ago]
Harvest season highest risk for farm injury [Published Global News Canada - 16 hours ago]
U of S announces external review of interdiscip... [Published Noodls - 18 hours ago]
Bones of contention [Published Noodls - 18 hours ago]
University of Saskatchewan prof says Roughrider... [Published CBC - 21 hours ago]
Solidarity, not statements [Published Mc Gill Daily - 21 hours ago]
70 Canadian institutions to attend education we... [Published Tuoitrenews.vn - Sep 29 2014]
Hacking helps health care woes [Published News Talk 980 CJME - Sep 29 2014]
Children’s Hospital In Saskatchewan Breaks Ground [Published Healthcare Design - Sep 26 2014]
Manitoba Beef Producers announces bursary recip... [Published Brandon Sun - Sep 26 2014]
Leading ecotoxicologist presents 2014 Romanowsk... [Published Noodls - Sep 26 2014]
Saskatchewan lecturer approves ‘secure bedroom ... [Published Metro Canada - Sep 26 2014]
Climate Convergence focused on system change [Published Examiner.com - Sep 26 2014]
Goalie tandem source of strength for Saskatchew... [Published Global News Canada - Sep 25 2014]
White Coat Ceremony marks start of professional... [Published Noodls - Sep 25 2014]
Canadian researchers believe they know how to l... [Published Sun News - Sep 25 2014]
Chad Kilgore still trying to find his groove [Published News Talk 650 CKOM - Sep 25 2014]
U of S discovery may limit brain damage from st... [Published CBC Hamilton - Sep 25 2014]
What’s Happening to the Birds? [Published Ensia - Sep 25 2014]
SIAST is now Saskatchewan Polytechnic [Published Swift Current Online - Sep 25 2014]
Bystanders can make difference in preventing se... [Published Global News Canada - Sep 25 2014]
The Co-operators youth sustainability program n... [Published Stockboard Media Inc. - Sep 25 2014]
New Hydrology Research Study Findings Recently ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 25 2014]
Saskatoon man offers $5 rides during transit lo... [Published Metro Canada - Sep 24 2014]
September 12, 2014 - Do You Remember [Published Oxbow Herald - Sep 24 2014]
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Saskatoon woman deported to Pakistan in hiding,... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 18 2014]
SASKATOON — Jamila Bibi, the failed refugee claimant deported this week from Saskatoon, is now in hiding in Pakistan, a friend says. Her friend and former employer, Saskatoon restaurateur Sahana Yeasmin, said she spoke to Ms. Bibi by telephone after her ...
Saskatchewan woman, 62, survives for eight days... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 27 2014]
Four men on a fishing trip to northern Saskatchewan found the body of a missing canoeist, a discovery that led to the rescue of the deceased’s 62-year-old wife, who survived alone in the wilderness with no supplies for eight days. The couple’s son reported ...
Around the Apocalyptic Web: 7 Things Librarians... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Aug 26 2014]
7 Things Librarians Are Tired of Hearing Library without books debuts at Florida’s newest college How Streaming Media Could Threaten the Mission of Libraries Books: Important Symbol or Annoying Physical Reality? Ice Ice Baby: Are Librarian Stereotypes ...
Saskatoon: The Berry That Became an Internation... [Published The Curious Capitalist - Aug 21 2014]
“One berry, two berry, pick me a…Saskatoon berry?!” The name of this little-known purple fruit doesn’t exactly roll off the tongue. No marketer’s dream here. And now some Canadians who have long cultivated the tiny super-food are crying foul over a quiet ...
Saskatoon: The Berry That Became an Internation... [Published TIME.com - Aug 21 2014]
“One berry, two berry, pick me a…Saskatoon berry?!” The name of this little-known purple fruit doesn’t exactly roll off the tongue. No marketer’s dream here. And now some Canadians who have long cultivated the tiny super-food are crying foul over a quiet ...
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