Research, recruitment key priorities for uSask

April 16, 2009

In an address to the Greater Saskatoon Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, University of Saskatchewan president Peter MacKinnon noted that among his top priorities are ensuring research is supported at various levels and improving student recruitment and retention. He said counteracting the drop in high school enrolment and increasing the number of Aboriginal and graduate students are essential to business activities and success. MacKinnon stressed the importance of a continued partnership between uSask and Saskatoon's business community. Saskatoon Star-Phoenix | Canadian Press