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  • Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s Wellness Steering Committee

    Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s Wellness Steering Committee - July 13, 2018 - This May, Saskatchewan Polytechnic announced the creation of a new Wellness Strategy. Wellness is vital to student success and healthy workplaces. That's why Sask Polytech is shifting our current approach and resources to promote wellness across our campuses.

  • A new way to think about safety

    A new way to think about safety - When we think about safety, images of hard hats and safety vests come to mind. But safety is more than that – it’s about creating and maintaining a work place in which the worker feels physically, mentally and emotionally safe.

  • Sask Polytech summer trades camps introduce girls to trades

    Sask Polytech summer trades camps introduce girls to trades - July 12, 2018 – Girls ages 12-15 are attending week-long trades and technology camps at Saskatchewan Polytechnic this month. Girls Exploring Trades and Technology (GETT) camps provide participants with a safe, supportive environment to explore the tools, equipment and skills needed for a trades and technology career. GETT campers are taught a variety of trades and technology skills with the final project being a desk made of recycled pallets.

  • Mind Over Metal welding camp at Sask Polytech set to spark change

    Mind Over Metal welding camp at Sask Polytech set to spark change - July 12, 2018 –The Saskatchewan Polytechnic Women in Trades and Technology (WITT) program has partnered with the Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB) Welding Foundation to host a Mind Over Metal welding summer camp for girls in grades 9-12. The week-long camp is being hosted at Sask Polytech campuses.

Paul Charette receives honorary diploma at Regina convocation

Paul Charette receives honorary diploma at Regina convocation

Communications and Marketing - June 25, 2018

Paul Charette has more than 50 years of experience in construction and engineering, and has served as the chair of the board of Bird Construction Inc. since 2001. Charette graduated with a diploma in Civil Technology from Red River College in Winnipeg, Manitoba, in June 1967.

tags: News, Convocation, Regina, Pursuing excellence


Saskatchewan Polytechnic students win at 24th Skills Canada National Competition

Saskatchewan Polytechnic students win at 24th Skills Canada National Competition

Communications and Marketing - June 25, 2018

Earlier this month, Saskatchewan Polytechnic students representing a variety of programs participated in the 24th Skills Canada National competition — an Olympic-style competition that celebrates student skills in more than 40 trade and technology areas. Sask Polytech received six medals.

tags: News, School of Construction, School of Information and Communications Technology


Celebrating excellence in teaching and applied research

Celebrating excellence in teaching and applied research

Communications and Marketing - June 22, 2018

Convocation is not only a time to celebrate the success of our students, it is an opportunity to recognize the contributions of our faculty members. Through the Faculty Award for Excellence: Teaching and Applied Research Award of Excellence we acknowledge outstanding faculty members who go above and beyond.

tags: News, Convocation, Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina, Saskatoon, Pursuing excellence


Welding students showcase their work at Hannin Creek Education and Applied Research Centre

Welding students showcase their work at Hannin Creek Education and Applied Research Centre

Communications and Marketing - June 21, 2018

New steel gates and a bridge were recently constructed by students from Sask Polytech’s Welding program at Prince Albert Campus. The gates and bridge will be put to good use at Hannin Creek, an educational and research facility just north of Prince Albert located on Candle Lake.

tags: Applied Research, Prince Albert, School of Construction, School of Natural Resources and Built Environment, Pursuing excellence


Saskatchewan Polytechnic celebrates graduates at Regina convocation

Saskatchewan Polytechnic celebrates graduates at Regina convocation

Communications and Marketing - June 21, 2018

June 21, 2018 – Tomorrow Saskatchewan Polytechnic will celebrate the accomplishments of graduates along with award recipients at the Regina campus convocation. Almost 1,100 students have been invited to attend Regina convocation.

tags: News, Convocation, Regina


Saskatchewan Polytechnic Indigenous Student Success Strategy launch

Saskatchewan Polytechnic Indigenous Student Success Strategy launch

Communications and Marketing - June 18, 2018

June 19, 2018 - Situated on Treaty 4 and Treaty 6 territories, and Homeland of the Métis people, Saskatchewan Polytechnic is committed to enhancing the student experience and removing barriers to success through the renewal of relationships — miyo wahkohtowin — with our Indigenous communities. For Sask Polytech, this means we must integrate Indigenous ways of being, knowing, teaching and learning in everything we do.

tags: News, Aboriginal, Indigenous, Pursuing excellence


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