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2015 News Archive

Leading organizational effectiveness

Leading organizational effectiveness

Communications and Marketing - December 15, 2015

It's no small feat to arrange shelter, meals and other necessities for thousands of people dis-placed by wildfires, but with a coordinated effort, highly organized teams and a can-do attitude, dozens of Saskatchewan Polytechnic employees in Prince Albert and across the province did just that this summer.

tags: Prince Albert, Organizational effectiveness


Holiday Recipe Card Exchange

Holiday Recipe Card Exchange

Communications and Marketing - December 14, 2015

The holiday season is a highly anticipated time of year for many families. The scent (and taste!) of fresh baked goods, a blanket of crisp white snow on the ground, and a steaming cup of hot chocolate in front of a sparkling Christmas tree are some of the images that often remind us of the most magical season of the year.

tags: Continuing Education, School of Hospitality and Tourism, Economic and social prosperity


Perogies and snowmen: Nigerian sisters experience classic Canadian holidays

Perogies and snowmen: Nigerian sisters experience classic Canadian holidays

Communications and Marketing - December 11, 2015

For many Saskatchewanians, the holidays just wouldn't be the same without good food, some outdoor fun, and the company of loved ones. Over last year's winter break, sisters Hadiza and Hauwa Abbati Aliyu got a taste of the holiday spirit with the help of their new friends.

tags: Prince Albert, Economic and social prosperity


C4i and Saskatchewan Polytechnic enter relationship

C4i and Saskatchewan Polytechnic enter relationship

Communications and Marketing - December 11, 2015

On December 9, 2015 C4i and Saskatchewan Polytechnic signed a Letter of Intent to provide software to Sask Polytech to train leaders and emergency managers to prepare for disasters.

tags: News, Economic and social prosperity, Pursuing excellence


Saskatchewan Polytechnic dinner leverages partnerships with employers

Saskatchewan Polytechnic dinner leverages partnerships with employers

Communications and Marketing - December 3, 2015

December 9, 2015 - Saskatchewan Polytechnic Business and Industry Dinners provide a valuable networking opportunity for students to make new employer contacts, meet industry leaders, and possibly launch their career with their first job offer.

tags: News, Regina, Successful careers, Economic and social prosperity


Saskatchewan Polytechnic dinner leverages partnerships with employers

Saskatchewan Polytechnic dinner leverages partnerships with employers

Communications and Marketing - December 3, 2015

December 3, 2015 - Saskatchewan Polytechnic Business and Industry Dinners provide a valuable networking opportunity for students to make new employer contacts, meet industry leaders, and possibly launch their career with their first job offer.

tags: News, Prince Albert, Successful careers, Economic and social prosperity


The Walrus Talks - Resilience

The Walrus Talks - Resilience

Communications and Marketing - November 30, 2015

Sask Polytech was very proud to be the reception sponsor of The Walrus Talks - Resilience in Saskatoon. Sask Polytech has experienced a lot of change in the last year and is familiar with the effort required to change the conversation, share new ideas and build up communities on our campuses. It was a pleasure sponsoring this great event, learning how we can contribute to innovative ideas and new ways of thinking across Saskatchewan. Steve McLellan, CEO of the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce and Sask Polytech alumnus, joined several dynamic speakers illuminating how cities and communities build themselves to thrive through difficult times.

tags: Saskatoon, Pursuing excellence


TEDxSaskatoon

TEDxSaskatoon

Communications and Marketing - November 30, 2015

Sask Polytech enjoyed being the visionary sponsor of TEDx, an event created in the spirit of TED's mission, “ideas worth spreading.” Sask Polytech Natural Resources program head and instructor, Dr. Hamilton Greenwood, was one of 13 TEDx speakers. Using his incredible wildlife photography, Hamilton explained how we can create better functioning communities and organizations if we take a moment to learn from nature by being mindful, embracing diversity and taking care of the unique.

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


High school students showcase business skills

High school students showcase business skills

Communications and Marketing - November 25, 2015

Saskatchewan Polytechnic's School of Business hosted its third annual Business and Beyond competition today in Moose Jaw with the theme, Gearing Up for the Future. Approximately 75 high school students competed for a chance to win prizes including Sony SRS X2 mini speakers and Paradigm headphones in addition to tuition credits and textbooks towards a Saskatchewan Polytechnic School of Business education.

tags: News, Moose Jaw, School of Business, Economic and social prosperity


Saskatchewan Polytechnic celebrates National Child Day

Saskatchewan Polytechnic celebrates National Child Day

Communications and Marketing - November 20, 2015

Saskatchewan Polytechnic's Early Childhood Education programs at Regina, Saskatoon and Prince Albert campuses are hosting activities to bring awareness to National Child Day. National Child Day has been celebrated since 1993 in Canada, reinforcing the commitment Canada made to ensure children are treated with dignity and respect.

tags: News, Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina, Saskatoon, School of Human Services and Community Safety, Economic and social prosperity


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