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Events Guide

Thu February 7, 2019

Today's Events

Archaeology and Anthropology 50th Anniversary Lecture Series

Feb 7, 2019

Archaeology as Reconciliation: Community-Based Heritage Projects in Canada

Sorokin Lecture: A Professor Goes Internet Dating – and Learns About Entitlement and Sexual Market Value

Feb 7, 2019

Dr. Rima Wilkes (PhD), from the University of British Columbia, will give the 50th anniversary Sorokin lecture

Why Indigenous Literatures Matter

Feb 7, 2019

Dr. Daniel Heath Justice (PhD) discusses his recent book

Ongoing Events

Exhibition: Grand Theft Terra Firma

Jan 29, 2019 to Mar 10, 2019

Text and image come together to challenge the moral authority of the settler narrative

The Writing on the Wall: The Work of Joane Cardinal-Schubert

Feb 1, 2019 to Apr 27, 2019

Circulated by Nickle Galleries, this touring exhibition shows the cyclical nature of the work of Joane Cardinal-Schubert

Beads and Stone by Ruth Cuthand and Vanessa Hyggen

Feb 4, 2019 to Feb 8, 2019

Join the artists in the live creation of an art piece that blends materials and traditions

Greystone Theatre presents The Cripple of Inishmaan

Feb 6, 2019 to Feb 16, 2019

Martin McDonagh's play runs from Feb. 6–16, 2019

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Upcoming Events

Interactive seminar with Dr. Loleen Berdahl: Achieve Your Career Goals

Feb 8, 2019

Event aims to help PhD students prepare for careers both inside and outside of academia

Philosophy in the Community: What is Capitalism? The Point of Marx’s Critique

Feb 8, 2019

Philosophy in the Community: What is Capitalism? The Point of Marx’s Critique

Songs from the Land

Feb 8, 2019

Sherryl Sewepagaham presents a talk in the Fine Arts Research Lecture Series in Music (FARLS)

University of Saskatchewan Jazz Ensemble concert featuring Michelle Grégoire

Feb 8, 2019

The student musicians of the USask Jazz Ensemble are joined in concert by acclaimed Canadian pianist and composer Michelle Grégoire

The Indigenous Scholars Speaker Series

Feb 15, 2019

Dr. Robert Alexander Innes (PhD) will present Genocide: The Killing of Indigenous People in the Cypress Hills in the 1880s

Tod Emel: A Forest

Feb 15, 2019 to Apr 20, 2019

Exhibition explores the impact of the mountain pine beetle epidemic on forests in British Columbia

(CANCELLED) Harpsichord and Violin Recital

Feb 26, 2019

Dr. Veronique Mathieu (PhD) of the Department of Music performs with special guest David Louie

Literature Matters: Virginia Woolf’s Mrs. Dalloway

Feb 27, 2019

Literature Matters: Virginia Woolf’s Mrs. Dalloway

Indigenous Scholars Series: Randy Morin

Feb 28, 2019

The event will feature a book launch and a discussion on Cree language revitalization

Linguistics Movie Night: The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser

Feb 28, 2019

Showcasing films that explore aspects of language

Tiro and Cicero: A Look at the Relationship between a Freedman and his Patron

Feb 28, 2019

Part of the Classical, Medieval and Renaissance Studies (CMRS) Colloquium Series

Musical Dividends – in gratia cantantes

Mar 2, 2019

A joy-filled musical evening in support of the Saskatoon Youth Orchestra

Science on Saturdays: Density rainbows

Mar 2, 2019

Join the science outreach team in the Museum of Natural Sciences for free hands-on science fun for the whole family!

Elixir Ensemble: Music Across Cultures

Mar 3, 2019

A concert of chamber music by Bright Sheng and Gabriel Fauré

MAJOR Possibilities

Mar 5, 2019

Your chance to find your perfect major and learn where Arts and Science programs can take you

New Feminist Research Lecture Series

Mar 7, 2019

Talk will explore representations of sexual assault in Chinese cinema, feminist activism and the limits of #MeToo

A Celebration of Women in Astronomy

Mar 8, 2019

The public lecture will be held on International Women's Day

Indigenous Feminism Panel Discussion

Mar 8, 2019

Event is part of the Indigenous Scholars Speaker Series

Inequality over the Life Cycle, Housing and the Business Cycle

Mar 8, 2019

Part of the Economics Speaker Series

Panel Discussion: Overcoming challenges in STEM fields

Mar 8, 2019

International Women's Day event hosted by USask's Women in Chemistry (WiC) group

Philosophy in the Community: Why Legal Aid Matters for Justice

Mar 8, 2019

The argument for why legal aid can mitigate harm and promote justice

Reading and Teaching War Literature: Moving from Experience to Participant in the Literary Journey

Mar 8, 2019

A talk by Melanie Schnell of the University of Regina

Women in Leadership

Mar 8, 2019

Event includes a panel discussion featuring USask alumni, as well as a networking workshop and free headshot