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Tue February 26, 2019

Today's Events

(CANCELLED) Harpsichord and Violin Recital

Feb 26, 2019

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

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

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

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Upcoming Events

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

Operetta Across 19th-Century Europe

Mar 9, 2019 to Mar 10, 2019

The University of Saskatchewan Music Theatre Ensemble performs scenes from operettas

Beading with artist-in-residence Ruth Cuthand

Mar 12, 2019 to Apr 16, 2019

All are welcome to join the gathering at the top of the Arts ramp on Tuesday afternoons

Destination Downtown: A Public Conversation

Mar 12, 2019

Join His Worship Mayor Charlie Clark, Larry Beasley CM, FCIP and visiting expert panelists for a far-reaching discussion about building a vibrant downtown Saskatoon

Planetary Health: Connecting food, people and the planet

Mar 12, 2019 to Mar 13, 2019

A People Around the World (PAW) conference

Art exhibition: Shedding

Mar 14, 2019 to Apr 13, 2019

Work created by USask alumna Honor Krever and USask faculty member Susan Shantz will be on display

University of Saskatchewan Wind Orchestra Concert

Mar 15, 2019

The USask Wind Orchestra performs pieces by Reed, Shostakovich, Davoren and more

My Life as a Musician

Mar 16, 2019

A free public talk by Yamaha recording artist Bobby Shew

University of Saskatchewan Jazz Ensemble Semester-End Concert

Mar 16, 2019

Performing works by Radiohead, Pat Metheny, Sammy Nestico, Duke Ellington and others

Arts and Science Book Club Reading and Discussion: The Break

Mar 18, 2019

Author Katherena Vermette reads and discusses her novel The Break for the 2019 Arts and Science Book Club

Katherena Vermette: My Writing Life

Mar 18, 2019

Katherena Vermette, author of the 2019 Arts and Science Book Club Selection The Break, discusses her life and career

De Brou Memorial History Lecture: Professor Valerie Korinek, Western Canadian Queer Communities, 1969-1985

Mar 19, 2019

Talk will draw upon the oral, archival and cultural documents collected for Korinek's recently published book, Prairie Fairies

7 Nights of Historical Villainy: Talk by USask history professor Keith Carlson

Mar 20, 2019

Lecture is entitled "Saskatoon's Founder, Canadian Villain: John Lake"

Beading with artist-in-residence Ruth Cuthand

Mar 20, 2019 to Apr 17, 2019

All are welcome to join the gathering at Gordon Oakes Red Bear Student Centre on Wednesday afternoons

Greystone Theatre presents Machinal

Mar 20, 2019 to Mar 30, 2019

To what lengths will a young woman go to survive in a world where she is seen as a mere object?

Translation and Authority in Early Modern Emblem Books: Esther Inglis’s Emblemes Chrestiens

Mar 21, 2019

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

Chamber Music Ensemble Concert

Mar 24, 2019

The ensemble performs its final concert of the academic year

World Class Day

Mar 24, 2019 to Mar 25, 2019

A virtual celebration of students’ research

Indigenous Scholars Series: Jaris Swidrovich

Mar 25, 2019

March 25 lecture will discuss racism and cultural safety in health care

Public Lecture: Gender and Ethnicity in the Memoirs of Penny Petrone

Mar 25, 2019

Presented by Professor Margherita Ganeri, Università della Calabria (Italy)

USask Against Racism

Mar 26, 2019

Join other members of the USask community for a concert at Louis' Loft

Literature Matters: Ten Great Fashion Moments in Literature

Mar 27, 2019

Literature Matters: Ten Great Fashion Moments in Literature