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  • Dinner helps Prince Albert students connect with industry and prepare for future careers

    Dinner helps Prince Albert students connect with industry and prepare for future careers - Dinner helps Prince Albert students connect with industry and prepare for future careers Sask Polytech business and industry dinner develops students networking skills and raises funds for financial assistance programs December 13, 2017 – Saskatchewan Polytechnic Business and Industry Dinners presented by Graham provide a valuable applied learning opportunity for students to build networks for their future careers. Employers in attendance are provided the opportunity to meet with potential future hires. This year’s keynote speaker is Sask Polytech Forest Ecosystem Technology and Resource and Environmental Law alumnus Chase Davies.

  • Advisory to Public: Combined Agency Special Teams Training

    Advisory to Public: Combined Agency Special Teams Training - Members of Regina Police Service Emergency Services teams will be conducting training in Regina tomorrow: Tuesday, December 12, 2017, together with personnel from Saskatchewan Polytechnic and STARS air ambulance. This advisory is being issued in order to reassure members of the public that the sight of police members in tactical gear, numerous police vehicles, and a STARS helicopter at Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Regina campus, Parkway Building, 4635 Wascana Pky, tomorrow (December 12th) is part of scenario-based training. This training exercise will commence at approximately 8:45 a.m. and will conclude at approximately 2:00 p.m.

  • Get your study on! Studying tips for successful finals

    Get your study on! Studying tips for successful finals - Get your study on! Studying tips for successful finals Make sure you can ace your classes and catch your career dreams Finals season can be stressful. So many deadlines, so many exams, so many projects — it can be hard to see a way through to the end. But with a little forethought and some careful planning you can survive the season and cultivate success along the way.

  • Queen’s University and Saskatchewan Polytechnic expand learning pathways for mining students

    Queen’s University and Saskatchewan Polytechnic expand learning pathways for mining students - Queen’s University and Saskatchewan Polytechnic expand learning pathways for mining students Queen’s partnership with Saskatchewan Polytechnic enables students to complete diploma and degree within five years November 29, 2017 – Recently Queen’s University and Saskatchewan Polytechnic signed their first transfer credit agreement allowing students from 11 different School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing diploma programs to advance their education at Queen’s University. After completing one of the 11 approved School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing diploma programs at Sask Polytech, graduates who meet entry requirements will have the opportunity to transfer into Queen’s online Bachelor of Mining Engineering Technology (BTech) program. As a result, students would be able to graduate with both a Sask Polytech diploma and a Queen’s University degree after only five years of study.

Technology Career Fair connects Sask Polytech students with employers

Technology Career Fair connects Sask Polytech students with employers

Communications and Marketing - November 2, 2016

November 2, 2016 – Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s fourth annual Technology Career Fair was held at the Moose Jaw campus today. Employers connected with more than 500 students in technology-based programs offered from the Schools of Construction; Information and Communications Technology; Mining, Energy and Manufacturing; and Natural Resources and Built Environment.

tags: News, Moose Jaw, School of Construction, School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing, School of Natural Resources and Built Environment, Successful careers


Saskatchewan Mining Association and Saskatchewan Polytechnic provide contractor safety training program

Saskatchewan Mining Association and Saskatchewan Polytechnic provide contractor safety training program

Communications and Marketing - May 30, 2016

Partnership provides common provincial training standards for working safely at Saskatchewan mine sites May 30, 2016 - The Saskatchewan Mining Association (SMA), its member companies, and Saskatchewan Polytechnic provide province-wide safety standards training for contractors at mine sites of SMA member companies. Aiming to make these standards common practice for all SMA member companies, Sask Polytech's Centre for Minerals Innovation (CMI) has developed a Standardized Contractor Safety Training Program.

tags: News, School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing, Economic and social prosperity, Pursuing excellence


A leadership role

A leadership role

Communications and Marketing - May 11, 2016

Tom Foster is a key player in industry, business and the community. It's been 60 years since Industrial Machine & Manufacturing Inc. came to be, and while company president Tom Foster may come home tired once in a while, he never gets bored. Foster is constantly seeking new challenges and new ways to boost the profile of Saskatchewan industry, and new ways to help the people of the province.

tags: School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing, Pursuing excellence


Q & A with Codie Prevost

Q & A with Codie Prevost

Communications and Marketing - April 11, 2016

Award-winning country musician Codie Prevost is a 2004 graduate of the Electronics Technician program at Saskatchewan Polytechnic (then SIAST). We caught up with him just before he left for an Australian concert tour.

tags: Alumni, School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing, Successful careers, Pursuing excellence


Collaboration idea takes flight

Collaboration idea takes flight

Communications and Marketing - April 4, 2016

A University of Regina engineering class, focussed on unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), is helping lay the groundwork for further collaborations between the U of R and Saskatchewan Polytechnic. The class, ENIN 495, teaches the theory, mechanics, construction and control of quadcopters, which are unmanned aerial vehicles.

tags: School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing, School of Natural Resources and Built Environment, Successful careers, Pursuing excellence


Saskatchewan Applied Science Technologists and Technicians and Sask Polytech sign memorandum of agreement

Saskatchewan Applied Science Technologists and Technicians and Sask Polytech sign memorandum of agreement

Communications and Marketing - March 7, 2016

SASTT and Sask Polytech continue to work together to promote careers in applied science, engineering and technology fields March 7, 2016 - Saskatchewan Applied Science Technologists and Technicians (SASTT) and Saskatchewan Polytechnic signed a memorandum of agreement to continue supporting and promoting careers in technology. SASTT and Sask Polytech have been working together to advance the careers of technologists for over 50 years.

tags: News, School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing, Economic and social prosperity, Pursuing excellence


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