In what will surely offer welcome competition to the very
successful Queen's University course, the University of
Saskatchewan just announced a new intensive five day course. The
course is to be held in September this year in Saskatoon.
Participants will be eligible to obtain a Certificate in
Labour-Management Relations, jointly offered by the
University's Faculty of Business and its School of Public
Policy. The program will involve, amongst others, the Dean of the
Business School, Daphne Taras, and her husband, Allen Ponak, both
of whom will be familiar to many of you as they are formerly of the
University of Calgary School of Business. This might be a program
that some of you in the human resources and labour relations
disciplines would be interested in. Further information can be
obtained from the Edwards School of Business at the University of
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