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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’s Natural Resources Technology programs receive SREDA award

Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s Natural Resources Technology programs receive SREDA award

Communications and Marketing - November 18, 2016

Inaugural award celebrates outstanding individuals, partnerships and innovation in science and technology training in Saskatoon region Nov 18, 2016 – Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s Natural Resources faculty and staff received a team award at the first annual Science, Technology, Innovation and Collaboration (STIC) Awards ceremony hosted by Saskatoon Regional Economic Development Authority (SREDA) on November 15, 2016.

tags: News, Prince Albert, Saskatoon, School of Natural Resources and Built Environment, Pursuing excellence


Sask Polytech retail meat students process bison for food bank

Sask Polytech retail meat students process bison for food bank

Communications and Marketing - November 15, 2016

November 15, 2016 – Students in the Retail Meat Specialist applied certificate program at Prince Albert Campus are processing five bison acquired by the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society. The bison, hunted illegally by poachers, were harvested outside the Prince Albert National Park on Thanksgiving weekend.

tags: News, Prince Albert, School of Hospitality and Tourism, Successful careers, Economic and social prosperity


Saskatchewan Polytechnic raises Métis flag for Louis Riel Memorial Day

Saskatchewan Polytechnic raises Métis flag for Louis Riel Memorial Day

Communications and Marketing - November 15, 2016

Saskatchewan Polytechnic is flying the Métis flag at its four main campuses November 15, 2016 – On Wednesday, November 16 Saskatchewan Polytechnic will fly the Métis flag at our four main campuses in recognition of Louis Riel Memorial Day. This day celebrates the life of Louis Riel, a Canadian politician who represented the Métis people's interests.

tags: News, Aboriginal, Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina, Saskatoon, Economic and social prosperity


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


Sask Polytech is changing lives through applied learning opportunities

Sask Polytech is changing lives through applied learning opportunities

Communications and Marketing - October 17, 2016

Students learn applied skills and the value of giving back to the community Building five houses over five years for Habitat for Humanity, Prince Albert, may seem like a big commitment, but it’s something Saskatchewan Polytechnic was eager to agree to. Now work has begun on the second house, it’s clear Sask Polytech carpentry faculty and students are committed to providing families with homes.

tags: Prince Albert, School of Construction, Successful careers, Economic and social prosperity


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