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Geography and Planning

Research the impact of human activities on the environment. Travel to the Czech Republic and discover the country's architecture and history. Learn practical skills in field and laboratory techniques, and remote sensing technology. Get practical experience with Geographic Information Systems. These are just a few opportunities available to you when you choose to major in Geography and Planning at the University of Saskatchewan.

Recent News

Congratulations to Nikolas Aksamit - recipient of the 2016 Robert Falside Stoddart Memorial Scholarship
posted July 4, 2016
This year Nikolas Aksamit, PhD candidate in the Department of Geography and Planning and supervised by Dr. John Pomeroy, is the recipient of the 2016 Robert Falside Stoddart Memorial Scholarship from...

U of S research suggests Indigenous children were well-nourished before residential schools
posted July 4, 2016
University of Saskatchewan news release - June 28, 2016, online here.    SASKATOON – Indigenous children in Saskatchewan and Manitoba in the first half of the 20th century were at a...

Congratulations to Phillip Harder recipient of the Bert Tanner Award!
posted June 29, 2016
Phillip Harder, PhD Candidate in Geography, received the Bert Tanner Award for outstanding student presentation at the American Meteorological Society (AMS) meeting in Salt Lake City (June 20-24,...

news story: Indigenous kids were healthy before they were sent to residential schools: study
posted June 28, 2016
This is a newspaper article on research done by a group of which Dr. Paul Hackett is a member. It was published on Jun 18 2016 by Canadian Press. The article in its entirety on the CTV News...

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8th Canadian Heritage River Conference 2016
(October 16, 2016 - October 19, 2016)

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Geography and Planning
University of Saskatchewan
Room 125 Kirk Hall
117 Science Place
Saskatoon SK S7N 5C8


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