Menu

School of Construction News

    Saskatchewan Construction Week

    Saskatchewan Construction Week

    Communications and Marketing - April 16, 2018

    Construction is the bedrock of the economy. Saskatchewan’s 11,000 construction companies and 56,000 construction employees convert business and consumer investment into productivity, assets, jobs, and growth. In short, construction develops plans and dreams into reality.

    tags: News, Larry Rosia, School of Construction, Successful careers


    Fifth annual charrette celebrates Canada’s diversity in architectural design

    Fifth annual charrette celebrates Canada’s diversity in architectural design

    Communications and Marketing - February 20, 2018

    Fifth annual charrette celebrates Canada’s diversity in architectural design Learning opportunity puts students in a professional setting On February 1, 2018, students from the Architectural Technologies program headed to Robinson Residential Design Inc. in Regina to put their skills to the test. Divided into teams of four, students were assigned a province or territory and given the day to come up with a home design inspired by the region’s geography, history and culture – a design idea influenced by John Robinson’s Canada 150 Small Homes exhibit at the Regina Science Centre.

    tags: News, Moose Jaw, Regina, School of Construction, Successful careers, Pursuing excellence


    Empowering women to follow their passion

    Empowering women to follow their passion

    Communications and Marketing - September 28, 2017

    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.”

    tags: News, School of Construction, Successful careers, WITT


    Habitat for Humanity prepares to move third home for Prince Albert families

    Habitat for Humanity prepares to move third home for Prince Albert families

    Communications and Marketing - June 5, 2017

    Habitat for Humanity prepares to move third home for Prince Albert families Habitat for Humanity, Prince Albert, and Saskatchewan Polytechnic prepare to move third home June 5, 2017 – Today Habitat for Humanity and Saskatchewan Polytechnic had a sod turning event as they prepare to move their third Habitat for Humanity house to its permanent home. Last month Level 2 Carpenter apprentices completed the framing and exterior finish of the house as part of their technical training.

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


    ©