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  • Saskatchewan Polytechnic eco car finishes second at Sonoma Raceway

    Saskatchewan Polytechnic eco car finishes second at Sonoma Raceway - April 25, 2018 - Saskatchewan Polytechnic students have proven they have what it takes on the raceway. The SaskEco Urban Concept car finished in second place at the Shell Eco-Marathon Americans Challenge at the Sonoma Raceway in California last week. The energy efficiency competition brought together over 1,000 students from across North and South America. The placing marks the first Canadian car to earn a spot in the final competition in London, England this July.

  • Saskatchewan Polytechnic celebrates graduates at Moose Jaw convocation

    Saskatchewan Polytechnic celebrates graduates at Moose Jaw convocation - April 26, 2018 – Tomorrow Saskatchewan Polytechnic will celebrate the accomplishments of graduates along with award recipients at the Moose Jaw campus convocation. Almost 850 students have been invited to attend Moose Jaw convocation.

  • Dr. Larry Rosia receives Paul A. Elsner International Excellence in Leadership Award

    Dr. Larry Rosia receives Paul A. Elsner International Excellence in Leadership Award - April 20, 2018 –Dr. Larry Rosia, Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s president and CEO, has received the Paul A. Elsner Excellence in Leadership Award from The Chair Academy. The Chair Academy’s mission is to design and promote world-class training programs and services to advance academic and administrative leadership for higher education and organizational leaders globally to promote positive change.

  • Take a seat: Architectural Technologies students showcase handmade furniture designs

    Take a seat: Architectural Technologies students showcase handmade furniture designs - On April 12 and 13, Architectural Technologies students showcased their furniture making skills in a special event at Sask Polytech’s Moose Jaw campus.

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


Four organizations team up to promote agriculture education & employment opportunities for young learners

Four organizations team up to promote agriculture education & employment opportunities for young learners

Communications and Marketing - April 16, 2018

April 16, 2018 – Canada Equipment Dealers Foundation, Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Sun West School Division and the Western Equipment Dealers Association are working together to introduce grade 11 and 12 students to agriculture-related careers. Through online delivery, Sun West Distance Learning Centre will be offering a 20 and 30 level agriculture elective for high school learners across Saskatchewan.

tags: School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing


Saskatchewan Polytechnic launches new Bachelor of Construction Management this fall

Saskatchewan Polytechnic launches new Bachelor of Construction Management this fall

Communications and Marketing - April 16, 2018

Fast-tracking graduates up the construction-management ladder, Sask Polytech is set to launch the province’s inaugural Bachelor of Construction Management (BCM) degree program this September.

tags: News, School of Construction


Women’s Conference at the Provincial Skills Competition

Women’s Conference at the Provincial Skills Competition

Communications and Marketing - April 16, 2018

Women in Trades and Technology (WITT) at Saskatchewan Polytechnic has been part of the annual Skills Canada Provincial Competition for years and this year provides another opportunity to engage their core audiences.

tags: News, WITT


Over 100 students and professionals volunteer at seventh annual Dental Day

Over 100 students and professionals volunteer at seventh annual Dental Day

Communications and Marketing - April 16, 2018

April 16, 2018 – Regina was all smiles at the seventh annual Dental Day and Dental Hygiene Day. The event saw Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting diploma students partnering with the Regina Food Bank and the Regina Open Door Society, to open a dental clinic for those in the community who need a checkup, cleaning and other dental work including fillings, root canals and extractions.

tags: News, School of Health Sciences, Economic and social prosperity, Pursuing excellence


Draganfly and Saskatchewan Polytechnic helps solve conservation investigation

Draganfly and Saskatchewan Polytechnic helps solve conservation investigation

Communications and Marketing - April 13, 2018

April 13, 2018 – In April 2017, Draganfly Innovations and Saskatchewan Polytechnic received an Engage Grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) to pursue research using UAVs to get a 3D snapshot of a conservation crime scene. In the same month, the partnership was able to put their project to the test, assisting with a wildlife investigation where a cow and calf moose were shot illegally near Alvena, SK.

tags: News, Applied Research, School of Natural Resources and Built Environment, Economic and social prosperity


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