Acclaimed author, U of S alumna Sharon Butala publishes first mystery novel

In 1962, the body of 23-year-old Alexandra Wiwcharuk was discovered by a young boy who had wandered into some trees by the South Saskatchewan River.

Education alumnus honoured

Dave King among alumni honoured at 2018 University of Saskatchewan Spring Convocation.

Four U of S students awarded Vanier Scholarships

Four PhD students at the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) have been awarded 2017 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships, three of them Indigenous students.

Robertson's poetry takes flight in new book Decoys

U of S faculty member Bill Robertson thought he wrote a book about the natural world.

College of Education first to implement Co-curricular Student Records

The co-curricular record (CCR) will be an official document similar to an academic transcript. The CCR will capture college-specific activities and student leadership positions val...

Huskies gay-straight alliance announced at Breaking the Silence Conference

The U of S Huskies announced the creation of "Athlete Allies" during the College of Education's 20th annual Breaking the Silence conference.

Shelby Newkirk sets sights on Paralympics

Education student Shelby Newkirk has already set five Canadian records in para-swimming, and is setting her sights on the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics.

SERI's living wall brings education to life

SERI's living wall was recently featured in the U of S News.

SEPN in the News

How Green is Your College? The Sustainability and Education Policy Network (SEPN) was recently in the news, sharing their results on sustainability in higher education across Canad...

Dean Prytula on International Opportunities

Education dean, Michelle Prytula speaks about the College's partnership with Tianjin Normal University in Tianjin, China.

Dr. Jay Wilson receives prestigious 3M National Teaching Fellowship

Department head of Curriculum Studies, Jay Wilson, has received the 3M National Teaching Fellowship—the highest teaching honour in Canada.

Humanitarian Award for Education Alumna

Dr. Karim (Kay) Nasser and Education Alumna Mrs. Dora Nasser received an Humanitarian of the Year Award for their remarkable philanthropic and humanitarian efforts in the community...

Melanie Elliott speaks about Snow Ecology Camp

Melanie Elliot, Program Manager for Eco-Education and Ecology Camps, Educational Foundations, is interviewed on CTV.

Student Employment Opportunity - Ecology Day Camp for Kids

Students in Education (with biology major), Biology, Geography, Geology, or Veterinary Medicine students are invited to apply for one of two Instructor positions with Ecology Camp ...

The Story of Laura Grizzlypaws

Laura Grizzlypaws is a graduate of the Educational Foundations Indigenous Land-based Masters Program

Education Students Give Saskatoon Bats a Home for the Holidays

A class of Education students have just put environmental stewardship into practice by providing Saskatoon bats with a selection of comfortable homes.

Seeking to connect urban Indigenous girls with land-based knowledge

Highlighting the research of prominent PhD student Tasha Spillett, who was recently put forward by the University of Saskatchewan to be nominated for the Vanier Canada Graduate Sch...

Developing leadership principles to restore Indigenous culture and wellbeing

Highlighting the research of College of Education PhD student Terrance Pelletier, who was recently put forward by the University of Saskatchewan to be nominated for the Vanier Cana...

Four Education alumni receive Achievement Awards.

Education Alumni, Roma Franko, Iain MacLean, Grit McCreath and Paul Suchan will be recognized at the 2016 U of S Alumni Association Achievement Awards.

School named after Education alumna Colette Bourgonje

One of six new schools in the Saskatoon will be named after College Bourgonje, a graduate from the College of Education and 10-time Paralympic athlete.

Saskatoon's Zoey Roy returns from weekend with PM and Royals

The College of Education student, artist and activist leaves a lasting impression with Prime Minister Trudeau as he recognizes that Roy "reinvented her own life and has been transf...

College of Education student-athletes receive All-Academic honours

Congratulations to all of our Education student-athletes, who were honoured this morning by Huskie Athletics. Matthew Forbes – Mens Basketball; Kassidy Konkin – Womens Basketbal...

Elite honours for College of Education researcher

Professor Maggie Kovach is honoured by the Royal Society of Canada as a new member of the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists. Professor Kovach is one of four professor...

College of Education professors use The Walking Dead as teaching tool

Professors Paul Newton and David Burgess use the zombie apocalypse as a vehicle to explore the role of education and its institutions in civil society, and discuss how dystopic sce...

Indigenous educator uses land as text in outdoor university course

Tasha Spillet, took part in a 2 week Indigenous Land Based Education project that takes University of Saskatchewan students out on the land to learn from Indigenous knowledge keepe...

Education Alumnus wins award at the Indigenous Educator Awards

Pauline McKay,B.Ed.'83 among nine educators and one organization to be honoured during the National Gathering for Indigenous Education


College of Education 2016 Newsletter

Finding his true calling at the U of S

Anton Siaotong came halfway around the world to find his calling in Canada.

Prairie Habitat Garden Renovation

Janet McVittie and Shannon Dyck were awarded an Environmental Community Action Grant for their proposal to renovate the Prairie Habitat Garden.

Provost Award for Bev Brenna

The Provost's Awards recognize outstanding teaching in each College, as well the categories of Aboriginal education, international teaching, innovation in learning, new teachers, g...

Education Alumnus Finalist for National Book Award

Saskatoon author and recording artist Sally Meadows has been shortlisted for The 2016 Word Awards.

SUNTEP Student Receives National Fellowship

From living on the street to becoming a passionate community member, artist and education activist, Zoey Roy is an example of positive change.

Bringing Research to the Classroom

A new in-classroom laboratory approach by College of Education researchers Laureen McIntyre and Laurie Hellsten promises to provide a real-world look at assessment and teaching str...

Tim Hortons Coming to College of Education

Message from Culinary Services

Living Language - Norman Fleury

Norm Fleury, College of Education elder and special lecturer was featured in On Campus News on March 4, 2016.

The Nellie Awards: Winners List

Dr. Alex Wilson, Department of Educational Foundations, earns a spot on the 2016 Nellie Awards Winners List.

Methodology Talks: An Introduction to Hierarchial Linear Modeling (HLM)

Presentation by Dr. Amin Mousavi

Saskatchewan teacher Belinda Daniels nominated for $1M ‘Nobel prize of teaching’

Belinda Daniels is nominated for the Varkey Foundation Global Teacher Prize

Ireland Study Tour 2016

Study Abroad in Ireland!

New Early Childhood Book Release!

Collaborative book written by Debbie Pushor and 12 Graduates from the M.Ed. in Early Childhood Education.

SSHRC Research Grant for Morrison

Dr. Dirk Morrison receives a research award

Apppointment to Arts Health Network Canada Board

Jennifer Nicol appointed in Arts Health Network Canada

ITEP Alumni Speaks About Land-based Education Experience

Presented by Leah Arcand

Schools Help Immigrants Integrate

Schools are helpful for immigrant students

Research Assistant Required for Indigenous knowledge in science education project

New position available

Research Assistant Required for Indigenous knowledge in science education project

New position available

Graduate Students Writing Workshops and Professional Development Seminars

Schedule for the Graduate Students Writing Workshops and Professional Development Seminars

Education Students Recognized in Huskie Athletics All-Academic Team Awards

Students from the College of Education were acknowledged for their achievements

Education Student Lounge Closed September 27 - October 12 2015

Education Student Lounge closed during election period

Education Student Lounge Closed September 27 - October 12 2015

Education Student Lounge closed during election period

College of Education Launches Pinning Ceremony

New ceremony to recognize the commitment of teachers

Partnering with Onion Lake Cree Nation

MOU signed between College of Education and Onion Lake Cree Nation

Wild Orchid on CBC List of 100 Young Adult Books

Book by professor on list of 100 young adult books

Certificate Programs in Indigenous Languages Launched

ITEP and the Department of Curriculum Studies launch a new certificate

Dr. Marie Battiste, receives Honourary Doctorate from University of Ottawa

Dr. Marie Battiste obtains her Doctorate

College of Education responding head-on to challenges identified by Truth and Reconciliation Commission

The College of Education responds to recommendations by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Microsoft Office - Free for faculty and employees

Microsoft Advantage program offers free software

Indigenous Language Certificates to be Offered

The College of Education will soon be offering an Indigenous language certificate

College of Education adds direct admission option

Students can now apply for direct entry in the College of Education

Images of Research Contest Winners

First and Second place given to Ranjan Datta

Physical education more than just activities in gyms

Interview by Lesley Porter

College of Education Breaking the Silence Conference

Annual Breaking the Silence Conference held by the College of Education

Student Summer Employment - Ecology Day Camp for Kids

Summer employment for students

Seminar: Overall Trajectories of the Environmental Education Field

Dr. Paul Hart Presentation

Tenure Track Position in Social Studies

A new position opens up in the Department of Curriculum Studies

Three Faculty Positions in Educational Administration

The College of Education opens three new positions

Tenure Track Position - Educational Technology and Design

Job advertisement for tenure track position

ITEP Alumni Recognized

Alumni recognized from ITEP

Education for Sustainability

Janet McVittie discusses sustainability

Education key to 'green' future

Part of young innovators series

Dean Michelle Prytula comments on Saskatchewan Test Scores

Dean Michelle Prytula comments on test scores in newspaper article

Holistic Mobility, Well-Being, and Adaptation to Climate Change

Visiting scholar lecture with Dr. David Kronlid

Education Dean in On Campus News

Dean Michelle Prytula in On Campus News

PhD Student Receives a 2014 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

Vanier Scholarship won by PhD student

Education Awards Application Now Available

Application for awards now available

Dr. Verna St. Denis Receives Award for Excellence in Aboriginal Education

Dr. Verna St. Denis wins award for excellence

Dr. Dirk Morrison Receives Award for Outstanding Teaching

Award for outstanding teaching went to Dr. Dirk Morrison

Revolutionary Approach to Field Experience Placements Launched

New approaches to field experiences launched

USSU Teaching Excellence Award - Dr. Paul Orlowski

Dr. Paul Orlowski wins undergraduate teaching award

Book Launch - ITEP Student Creative Writing Anthology

Book launch for ITEP writing anthology

New Dean Appointment

Michelle Prytula appointed as new dean

Breaking the Silence

Information for Breaking the Silence Conference

Master Teacher Award - Dr. Debbie Pushor

Dr. Debbie Pushor receives master teaching award