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Nov-Dec 2020

BY TARA SIEBARTH | October 28 2020

EDITOR’S NOTE I’ll get around to that: Procrastination in the time of COVID LETTERS The need for engagement PEOPLE ON THE MOVE Veterinary researcher, educator and administrator Baljit Singh is returning to the University of Saskatchewan as its vice-president, research, on Feb. 1, and other appointments. CAMPUS Bringing hands-on learning to the virtual classroom The […]

BY KERRY BANKS | October 28 2020

Chronic procrastination is on the rise, say experts, and appears to be prevalent among academics. We really should get around to doing something about it.

BY KERRY BANKS | October 27 2020

Researchers are using drones, geolocation and other cutting-edge tools to follow hard-to-study animals in their natural habitats.


Acquiring the Glenbow collection, now housed primarily at the High Density Library, has doubled the university’s archival collection.

BY LESLEY EVANS OGDEN | October 21 2020

More dads are taking time to be with their families, but policies and supports still have a long way to go.

BY DERRICK E. RANCOURT | October 20 2020

Project and stakeholder management practices can help buffet thesis interruptions.

BY JESSICA RIDDELL | October 19 2020

In her final column for University Affairs, Dr. Riddell asks, how do we restore balance in higher education? We need to listen.

BY DIANE PETERS | October 14 2020

Researchers expect big things if and when dependable quantum computing becomes a reality, and they are eager to ensure that the country is well-positioned to play a meaningful part.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | October 13 2020

Instructors recreate campus laboratories and class field trips with at-home lab kits.