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  • Summer camps can show kids countless career opportunities

    Summer camps can show kids countless career opportunities - Summer camps can show kids countless career opportunities Get your kids to learn something new this summer Every summer, Sask Polytech students and faculty host a number of summer camps for kids looking to learn a new skill or learn about a new career option they’ve never thought possible. These week-long camps, are designed to help kids learn something new, develop their social skills and build their self-confidence. Camps are offered at Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina and Saskatoon campuses and are available for children ranging from nine to seventeen years of age.

  • Saskatchewan Polytechnic celebrates excellence at Saskatoon convocation

    Saskatchewan Polytechnic celebrates excellence at Saskatoon convocation - Saskatchewan Polytechnic celebrates excellence at Saskatoon convocation More undergrad students graduate from Saskatchewan Polytechnic each year than from any other post-secondary institute in the province. May 25, 2017 – Tomorrow Saskatchewan Polytechnic will celebrate the accomplishments of 579 graduates along with award recipients at the Saskatoon campus convocation. Over 1,600 students were invited to attend Saskatoon convocation.

  • SGI Salvage and Saskatchewan Polytechnic mark unique 15-year partnership

    SGI Salvage and Saskatchewan Polytechnic mark unique 15-year partnership - SGI SALVAGE AND SASKATCHEWAN POLYTECHNIC MARK UNIQUE 15-YEAR PARTNERSHIP Students Train for Automotive Service and Auto Body Technician Careers by Fixing Total Loss Vehicles It all started with a Pontiac Sunfire in 2002. Since then, nearly 250 vehicles have been repaired by Saskatchewan Polytechnic Automotive Service and Auto Body Technician certificate students. Today, a long-running but little-known partnership between Saskatchewan Government Insurance (SGI) Salvage and Saskatchewan Polytechnic was celebrated at Saskatoon campus.

  • Sask Polytech students have some of the best skills in the world

    Sask Polytech students have some of the best skills in the world - Sask Polytech students have some of the best skills in the world Skills competitions aim to showcase trade and technology careers Every year dozens of students from several programs at Saskatchewan Polytechnic, ranging from welding to cooking, come together to showcase their abilities in their chosen trade at the Skills Saskatchewan Annual Provincial Skills Competition. Students compete against their peers to complete notoriously intense challenges, vying for a spot on Team Saskatchewan at the Skills Canada National Skills Competition and a chance to represent Canada every second year at the World Skills International competition.

Sask Polytech students have some of the best skills in the world

Sask Polytech students have some of the best skills in the world

Communications and Marketing - May 15, 2017

Sask Polytech students have some of the best skills in the world Skills competitions aim to showcase trade and technology careers Every year dozens of students from several programs at Saskatchewan Polytechnic, ranging from welding to cooking, come together to showcase their abilities in their chosen trade at the Skills Saskatchewan Annual Provincial Skills Competition. Students compete against their peers to complete notoriously intense challenges, vying for a spot on Team Saskatchewan at the Skills Canada National Skills Competition and a chance to represent Canada every second year at the World Skills International competition.

tags: News, Alumni, Successful careers, Pursuing excellence


Alumnus trades in paramedic uniform for an apron on MasterChef Canada

Alumnus trades in paramedic uniform for an apron on MasterChef Canada

Communications and Marketing - April 18, 2017

Alumnus trades in paramedic uniform for an apron on MasterChef Canada Kimberly Cairns, a 2016 Advanced Care Paramedic graduate, works as a first responder in Saskatoon and knows how to handle emergency situations. She also knows how to cook like a pro. Earlier this year she had a chance to show off her skills in the fourth season of CTV’s MasterChef Canada. “It was an indescribable experience,” says Cairns, who decided to audition on a whim. “I knew I always loved cooking. I knew I was good at it, and my personality was show worthy. So I took a chance and it worked out.”

tags: News, Alumni, Saskatoon, School of Health Sciences, Successful careers, Pursuing excellence


Grad takes skills across the province as the 2017 Saskatchewanderer

Grad takes skills across the province as the 2017 Saskatchewanderer

Communications and Marketing - February 17, 2017

Grad takes his skills across the province as the 2017 Saskatchewanderer Andrew Hiltz received his Marketing diploma from Sask Polytech in 2010 Travel around the province, meet new people, experience all the amazing places Saskatchewan has to offer and share it all with the world. That’s the job description for the Saskatchewanderer – a year-long position offered to one lucky individual each year through Tourism Saskatchewan. For Saskatchewan Polytechnic grad Andrew Hiltz, it’s his dream job.

tags: News, Alumni, Moose Jaw, Regina, School of Business, Successful careers, Economic and social prosperity, Pursuing excellence


Saskatchewan Polytechnic dinner leverages partnerships with employers in Moose Jaw

Saskatchewan Polytechnic dinner leverages partnerships with employers in Moose Jaw

Communications and Marketing - December 1, 2016

Annual business and industry dinner presented by Graham Group Ltd. hosted in Moose Jaw tonight December 1, 2016 – Saskatchewan Polytechnic Business and Industry Dinners provide a valuable networking opportunity for students and provide employers with a chance to contribute to students’ success. Proceeds from the Business and Industry Dinners help fund Sask Polytech’s student awards program and provide more students with access to financial assistance.

tags: News, Alumni, Moose Jaw, Successful careers


Saskatchewan Polytechnic dinner leverages partnerships with employers in Regina

Saskatchewan Polytechnic dinner leverages partnerships with employers in Regina

Communications and Marketing - November 24, 2016

Annual business and industry dinner presented by Graham Group Ltd. hosted in Regina tonight November 24, 2016 – Saskatchewan Polytechnic Business and Industry Dinners provide a valuable networking opportunity for students and provide employers with a chance to contribute to students’ success. Proceeds from the Business and Industry Dinners help fund Sask Polytech’s student awards program and provide more students with access to financial assistance.

tags: News, Alumni, Business and Industry, Regina, Pursuing excellence


Saskatchewan Polytechnic dinner leverages partnerships with employers

Saskatchewan Polytechnic dinner leverages partnerships with employers

Communications and Marketing - November 16, 2016

Annual business and industry dinner presented by Graham Group Ltd. hosted in Saskatoon tonight November 17, 2016 – Saskatchewan Polytechnic Business and Industry Dinners provide a valuable networking opportunity for students and enable employers to contribute to students’ success. Proceeds from the Business and Industry Dinners help fund Sask Polytech’s student awards program and provide more students with access to financial assistance.

tags: News, Alumni, Saskatoon, Economic and social prosperity, Pursuing excellence


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