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    #saskpolytechwelcomedays - #saskpolytechwelcomedays Saskatchewan Polytechnic Welcome Days Contest #SaskPolytechWelcomeDays

  • FSIN partners with Saskatchewan Polytechnic to focus on Indigenous student success

    FSIN partners with Saskatchewan Polytechnic to focus on Indigenous student success - Fsin Partners With Sask. Polytech To Focus On Indigenous Student Success (Treaty 6 Territory, Saskatoon, SK) — The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) and Saskatchewan Polytechnic (Sask. Polytech) signed a five-year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to set a framework to promote the Inherent and Treaty Right to Education for First Nations students and implementing the calls to action of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada.

  • Empowering women to follow their passion

    Empowering women to follow their passion - Empowering women to follow their passion Women in Trades & Technology gives women the confidence to do anything, including manage their own business! Penny Jean Wohlberg is a journeyperson carpenter and owner of Renovation Jeannie. She is also a strong supporter of Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s Women in Trades & Technology (WITT) program. “For me it all started with WITT,” says Penny. “WITT is all about empowering women and giving them confidence. WITT was the catalyst that kick-started my career in the trades.”

  • From us to you: words of wisdom on starting a new step on your academic journey

    From us to you: words of wisdom on starting a new step on your academic journey - From us to you: words of wisdom on starting a new step on your academic journey Starting school can be a one part thrilling and one part scary. But many people have been right where you are before and survived it. We went and asked some of Sask Polytech’s faculty, alumni and leadership team for their words of wisdom on how to survive school, here’s what they had to say:

Saskatchewan Polytechnic named one of Saskatchewan’s top employers

Saskatchewan Polytechnic named one of Saskatchewan’s top employers

Communications and Marketing - April 12, 2017

Saskatchewan Polytechnic named one of Saskatchewan’s top employers Mediacorp Canada Inc. announces winners of Saskatchewan’s Top Employers competition April 12, 2017 – Now in its twelfth year, Saskatchewan’s Top Employers is a special designation that recognizes Saskatchewan employers that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work. Today Mediacorp Canada named Saskatchewan Polytechnic as one of these employers.

tags: News, Successful careers, Economic and social prosperity, Pursuing excellence, Organizational effectiveness


Saskatchewan Polytechnic wins provincial and national Canadian Forces Liaison Council Employer Support Awards

Saskatchewan Polytechnic wins provincial and national Canadian Forces Liaison Council Employer Support Awards

Communications and Marketing - February 17, 2017

Saskatchewan Polytechnic wins provincial and national Canadian Forces Liaison Council Employer Support Awards Sask Polytech employee and Reservist Lieutenant Colonel Guinevere Bourque wrote the nomination. Saskatchewan Polytechnic strives to put students first in everything it does. But as an employer of choice, Sask Polytech recognizes one of the best ways to help students succeed is by supporting our faculty and staff. For Guinevere Bourque, the support she has received to pursue her military career alongside her professional career has been remarkable. So much so that she was moved to nominate Sask Polytech for the Canadian Forces Liaison Council Employer Support Awards.

tags: News, Saskatoon, Successful careers, Pursuing excellence, Organizational effectiveness


2016 Saskatchewan Polytechnic Employee Awards

2016 Saskatchewan Polytechnic Employee Awards

Communications and Marketing - November 10, 2016

Saskatchewan Polytechnic will become Canada’s top choice polytechnic thanks to the hard work and dedication our employees put towards finding innovation solutions and helping students succeed in achieving their educational and career goals. Every year employees from each campus city are recognized for going above and beyond to support our vision and values and ensure Sask Polytech continues to be a recognized leader in the development and delivery of skills and technical training.

tags: Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina, Saskatoon, Successful careers, Organizational effectiveness


Say thanks. Give thanks.

Say thanks. Give thanks.

Communications and Marketing - October 17, 2016

A simple thank you is vital component of employee engagement. Saying thank you is a really easy thing to do and often has a huge impact on the person you are thanking. This is exactly why the employee engagement working group wants to inspire more people to say thank you more often.

tags: Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina, Saskatoon, Pursuing excellence, Organizational effectiveness


Aboriginal Awareness Training develops deeper respect, greater understanding and better workplaces

Aboriginal Awareness Training develops deeper respect, greater understanding and better workplaces

Communications and Marketing - June 20, 2016

New employee sessions begin in September and will run throughout the year Being respectful in the workplace can mean many things, but at Saskatchewan Polytechnic we have defined it to mean that we care about one another. Looking to foster more compassion and empathy amongst colleagues, the Human Resources department has refreshed our Aboriginal Awareness Training program that is open to current full-time or part-time staff. Sask Polytech has been offering Aboriginal Awareness Training in different capacities since 2003.

tags: Aboriginal, Successful careers, Organizational effectiveness


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