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    First graduates of the Swift Current option of the SCBScN program celebrate achievements with a pinning ceremony

    First graduates of the Swift Current option of the SCBScN program celebrate achievements with a pinning ceremony

    Communications and Marketing - June 1, 2017

    First graduates of the Swift Current option of the SCBScN program celebrate achievements with a pinning ceremony Pinning ceremony is a graduation tradition for nursing that originated in the 1860s June 1, 2017 – On Friday the first cohort of students from the Saskatchewan Collaborative Bachelor of Science in Nursing (SCBScN) program who completed their four years of education in Swift Current will celebrate their graduation by being presented with a nursing pin. The time-honoured tradition of the nursing pin began at the Nightingale School of Nursing and is a symbol of honour, courage, dedication and privilege of being a nurse.

    tags: News, Academic, Convocation, School of Health Sciences, School of Nursing, Successful careers, Pursuing excellence


    Sask Polytech dental faculty member recognized nationally

    Sask Polytech dental faculty member recognized nationally

    Communications and Marketing - October 27, 2015

    Diane Edwards receives DAEC award for outstanding educator October 27, 2015 - The Dental Assisting Educators of Canada (DAEC) recently announced Saskatchewan Polytechnic faculty member Diane Edwards as the recipient of their 2015 Award for Outstanding Educator. As a national body, DAEC provides the opportunity for its members to enhance and articulate dental assistant education in Canada.

    tags: Academic, School of Health Sciences, Successful careers, Pursuing excellence


    Dynamic online learning platform streamlines student experience

    Communications and Marketing - April 13, 2015

    Students enrolled in Saskatchewan Polytechnic's online courses now have a powerful learning platform right at their fingertips. Brightspace, by Desire2Learn (D2L) is a dynamic online integrated learning platform now available to students in all 577 online credit courses offered at Sask Polytech. This contemporary, user-friendly program helps students and instructors stay connected 24/7 though computers, tablets and mobile devices.

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