GWF PhD Excellence Scholarships Announced

GWF PhD Excellence Scholarships Announced

At least 10 awards valued each at $45,000 per year (up to 3 years) for Canadian and international students entering graduate studies at the University of Saskatchewan announced as part of the Global Water Futures program.

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U of S part of NASA global survey of surface water

U of S part of NASA global survey of surface water

Beginning July 7, NASA will fly an experimental radar called AirSWOT to map water levels at sites across Saskatchewan, including the North Saskatchewan River.

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Global Water Futures announces $16.2M funding for 11 projects across Canada

Global Water Futures announces $16.2M funding for 11 projects across Canada

The University of Saskatchewan-led Global Water Futures (GWF) program has funded 11 initial research projects across Canada totaling nearly $16.2 million over the next three years to tackle some of Canada’s most pressing water-related challenges.

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Wheater Honoured at Convocation

Wheater Honoured at Convocation

Howard Wheater has been awarded the University of Saskatchewan's highest honour for research, the Distinguished Researcher Award, during a convocation ceremony June 8.

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Pomeroy awarded John Tuzo Wilson Medal for outstanding contributions to geophysical sciences

Pomeroy awarded John Tuzo Wilson Medal for outstanding contributions to geophysical sciences

John Pomeroy becomes the third researcher from the University of Saskatchewan to receive the Canadian Geophysical Union's greatest honour.

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Numerical Earth Science Modelling Short Course and Seminar

Numerical Earth Science Modelling Short Course and Seminar

Join us on June 8 & 9 for a short course and seminar with Dr. Simon Mathias, Reader in Computational Geoscience, Durham University, U.K.

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New research centre opens in Canmore

New research centre opens in Canmore

The Global Institute for Water Security opens its Global Water Futures lab studying climate extremes and mountain hydrology.

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Grand Opening GWF Coldwater Laboratory

Grand Opening GWF Coldwater Laboratory

Please join us on May 4 & 5 in Canmore, AB to celebrate the opening of the new GWF research facility.

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World Water Day 2017

World Water Day 2017

On Thursday, March 23, join us for an event showcasing advances in water research at the U of S and highlighting winners of the Global Institute for Water Security awards.

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GIWS Progress Report 2015 - 16 now available

GIWS Progress Report 2015 - 16 now available

The annual GIWS Progress Report outlines the collective progress of the institute and our members.

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GIWS researcher poses question for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

GIWS researcher poses question for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau fielded a question on developing a national water strategy during a packed town hall meeting in Yellowknife on Friday.

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GIWS Director speaks on Canada 150

GIWS Director speaks on Canada 150

Howard Wheater discusses what Canada means to him in celebration of Canada's 150th anniversary.

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