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  •  Preparing Students for Tomorrow’s Workplace

    Preparing Students for Tomorrow’s Workplace - Think about how your job has changed since your first day. Assuming you have been in your position for more than a few weeks or months, it would not be surprising if many aspects are different—and that a good number of the changes were driven by technology. So, have you ever stopped and wondered what the future might hold? Or more specifically, how technology will impact your job in the coming years?

  • Building rewarding careers for women in trades

    Building rewarding careers for women in trades - Building rewarding careers for women in trades WITT program support can be a key to success When Carla Milleker finished her plumbing certificate at Saskatchewan Polytechnic, she wasn’t sure where she’d find work. But as luck would have it, All-Rite Plumbing in Emerald Park, Saskatchewan needed employees at the same time and hired her before she even became an apprentice.

  • Developing training solutions with impact

    Developing training solutions with impact - Developing training solutions with impact Sask Polytech is a leader in providing quality education, online As industries work to incorporate new technologies, adapt to new regulations and account for an aging workforce, the training needs of each industry also begin to change. In an effort to respond to these changing needs and provide industry with the training solutions that support their business, Sask Polytech has taken things online.

  • 2017 Saskatchewan Polytechnic Employee Awards

    2017 Saskatchewan Polytechnic Employee Awards - Because of the dedication and commitment of its employees, Saskatchewan Polytechnic has achieved a solid reputation for providing students with high-quality employment-focused education. Our applied research activities, our connections to industry, and our focus on work-integrated learning have earned us respect and recognition on both a national and an international level. “Every year, Sask Polytech celebrates the outstanding achievements and leadership from a number of employees who have demonstrated the ability to go above and beyond in their work,” says Dr. Larry Rosia, president and CEO. “The contributions made by these individuals help to ensure our graduates find success in their educational and career goals.”

Plan Program Play programming camp is back for year seven

Plan Program Play programming camp is back for year seven

Communications and Marketing - July 18, 2017

Plan Program Play programming camp is back for year seven Since 2010 Saskatchewan Polytech has hosted this interactive programming camp for teens July 19, 2016 – High school students are attending a three day camp at Saskatchewan Polytechnic this week. For ten years Plan Program Play campers have explored the fundamentals of computer programming while creating and modifying simple games.

tags: News, Moose Jaw, School of Information and Communications Technology, Pursuing excellence


Learn about digital literacy with Women in Technology

Learn about digital literacy with Women in Technology

Communications and Marketing - November 9, 2016

November 9, 2016 – Women aged 16 and over, are invited to explore careers in computer and telecommunications networking with Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s Women in Trades and Technology (WITT) on November 26, 2016. Sask Polytech’s free, hands-on, beginner friendly workshop will cover the basics of computer networking.

tags: News, Regina, School of Information and Communications Technology, Successful careers, Pursuing excellence, WITT


Saskatchewan Polytechnic celebrates first annual Summer Shorts Film Camp

Saskatchewan Polytechnic celebrates first annual Summer Shorts Film Camp

Communications and Marketing - August 17, 2016

August 17, 2016 - Saskatchewan Polytechnic Prince Albert campus is rolling out the red carpet for the first annual Summer Shorts Film Camp showcase.

tags: News, Prince Albert, School of Information and Communications Technology, Pursuing excellence


Think IT showcases IT career options for high school students

Think IT showcases IT career options for high school students

Communications and Marketing - May 6, 2016

In partnership with the Prairie South School Division, Saskatchewan Polytechnic's two-day workshop focuses on hands-on learning and career pathways exploration May 6, 2016 - Saskatchewan Polytechnic's Moose Jaw campus will open its doors to 37 high school students from the Prairie South School Division on May 6 and 7, 2016, for Think IT - an interactive workshop that links students with mentors in mobile app development, game development and other IT related fields.

tags: News, Moose Jaw, School of Information and Communications Technology, Successful careers, Pursuing excellence


More than 200 Saskatchewan high school students find success at Sask Polytech's robot challenge

More than 200 Saskatchewan high school students find success at Sask Polytech's robot challenge

Communications and Marketing - April 14, 2016

Winners are announced after a day of exhilarating competition April 14, 2016 - Saskatchewan Polytechnic electronics programs hosted 236 high school students from across the province as they challenged their technical skills in the eighth annual Saskatchewan Polytechnic myRobotRumble SUMObot Challenge 2016, presented by SaskTel.

tags: News, School of Information and Communications Technology, Pursuing excellence


Hunter Tura to speak on design at Saskatchewan Polytechnic

Hunter Tura to speak on design at Saskatchewan Polytechnic

Communications and Marketing - April 7, 2016

Hunter Tura to speak on design at Saskatchewan Polytechnic Over 300 students and faculty interested in design will attend a talk by the president and CEO of Bruce Mau Design April 7, 2016 - Hunter Tura, president and CEO of Bruce Mau Design, will share his passion about design and its function in the world with 300 Saskatchewan Polytechnic and high school design students and instructors. Visiting high schools include Walter Murray Collegiate and Mount Royal Collegiate.

tags: News, Saskatoon, School of Information and Communications Technology


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