Winter 2010 Green & White
Create Your Own Opportunity

Create Your Own Opportunity

By Beverly Fast
Murad Al-Katib (BComm'94) did not set out to be known as "the lentil and pea guy," but his burning desire for international business drove him to start what quickly became the industry's largest company.
Confessions of a Prairie Puritan

Confessions of a Prairie Puritan

By Sheila Robertson (BA'72, BEd'03)
Earl Drake (BA'49, MA'51) wanted to be an historian. But before narrating history, he found himself playing a leading role in one of recent history's most memorable moments.
Up in the Air

Up in the Air

By Wynn Horn
An emergency room or trauma centre can be a pretty stressful place to work. Now put the trauma centre in the middle of a battlefield. Jo-Ann Hnatiuk (BSN'95) shares her experiences as a Canadian flight nurse in Afghanistan.
Global Impact: Rural Development in Mongolia

Global Impact: Rural Development in Mongolia

By Sydney Smith (BA'07)
A U of S College of Agriculture and Bioresources program, Training for Rural Development, builds partnerships in Mongolia to help create a more sustainable agriculture industry and improve the livelihood of area residents.
Q&A with Rev. Dr. Joseph Nsiah

Q&A with Rev. Dr. Joseph Nsiah

Rev. Dr. Joseph Nsiah (MEd'06, PhD'09), in a discussion with a former student of his, shares why a Roman Catholic priest from Ghana came to the U of S to study.