School of Hospitality and Tourism News
Street Smart Chefs: Culinary Arts in the CommunityCommunications and Marketing - September 15, 2017
Street Smart Chefs: Culinary Arts in the Community Saskatchewan’s national notoriety for good eats has been steadily growing over the past few years. With master chefs looking to call the prairie province home, it seems appropriate that Saskatchewan Polytechnic is home to an important training ground for the next generation culinary masters. The Culinary Arts program is led by long-time chef Derek Cotton and teaches students a little bit of everything in the culinary world.
Have Whisk, Will Travel: Culinary Arts in the CommunityCommunications and Marketing - August 23, 2017
Have Whisk, Will Travel: Culinary Arts in the Community Saskatchewan Polytechnic is home to an important training ground for the next generation of Saskatchewan’s culinary masters. The Culinary Arts program, offered at the Saskatoon campus, is led by program head and long-time chef Derek Cotton and teaches students ‘a little bit of everything’ in the culinary world. “Our program is designed to prepare students with the core knowledge they need to work in the hospitality industry,” says Cotton. “Once they’re done their training with us, they’re ready to ‘be shaped’ by an experienced chef.”
Students warm up winter with top prize in soup competitionCommunications and Marketing - February 17, 2017
Students warm up winter with top prize in soup competition The Warm Your Heart Soup Competition is part of the annual WinterShines Festival in Saskatoon Soup is one of those comfort foods that conjures up images of all things cosy. For Lindsey Cooke, a second year Saskatchewan Polytechnic student in the Culinary Arts program, soup also conjures up a win at the Warm Your Heart Soup Competition, which raises funds for the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Saskatchewan Polytechnic launches youth summer cooking campCommunications and Marketing - August 24, 2016
Things in the kitchen are heating up this summer with Sask Polytech's cooking camp for kids August 24, 2016 - The kitchens at Saskatchewan Polytechnic's Saskatoon campus are heating up as 43 youth participate in our first annual cooking camp.