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  • Nebah ho?á, welcome

    Nebah ho?á, welcome - 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. Sask Polytech’s overarching goal is to continue to increase recruitment, retention and success of Indigenous students across all our programs.

  • Biktrix

    Biktrix - You might call it The Hulk project: create an electric bike that’s a mild-mannered commuter that transforms into an off-road beast when things get gnarly.

  • The virtual coach

    The virtual coach - As a physiotherapist, coach and trainer, Bruce Craven’s prescriptions depend on repetition – performing the right motions, in the right way, at the right speed until they become second nature. “It’s a person doing a skill with purpose, then receiving feedback to tell them whether they are achieving that goal,” says Craven of Craven SPORT Services in Saskatoon. The company serves a wide range of clients, from Olympic athletes to people wanting to enjoy pain-free gardening or be able to play with their kids.

  •  Saskatchewan Construction Safety Association and Saskatchewan Polytechnic partner on safety training

    Saskatchewan Construction Safety Association and Saskatchewan Polytechnic partner on safety training - August 22, 2018 – Starting this September, the Saskatchewan Construction Safety Association (SCSA) is providing Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s School of Construction students with Safety Construction Orientation Training (SCOT®) at no cost. SCOT is recognized throughout the Saskatchewan construction industry as a base safety orientation in the residential, commercial, and industrial sectors.

Nebah ho?á, welcome

Nebah ho?á, welcome

Communications and Marketing - September 11, 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. Sask Polytech’s overarching goal is to continue to increase recruitment, retention and success of Indigenous students across all our programs.

tags: News, Aboriginal, Indigenous, Economic and social prosperity


Saskatchewan Polytechnic eco car finishes second at international competition

Saskatchewan Polytechnic eco car finishes second at international competition

Communications and Marketing - July 10, 2018

July 11, 2018 – Competing against students from around the world, Saskatchewan Polytechnic finished second at the Shell Eco-marathon Drivers’ World Championship in London, England, July 8, 2018.

tags: News, School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing, Economic and social prosperity, Pursuing excellence


Hannin Creek Education and Applied Research Centre grand opening

Hannin Creek Education and Applied Research Centre grand opening

Communications and Marketing - June 26, 2018

June 26, 2018 – For over 50 years, the educational facility at Hannin Creek has benefitted students and researchers across Saskatchewan by providing unique hands-on learning experiences. Today Saskatchewan Polytechnic and the Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation celebrate the addition of a new boreal laboratory classroom and research complex at the Hannin Creek Education and Applied Research Centre.

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


Saskatchewan Polytechnic raises rainbow flag for LGBTQ community at all campuses for PRIDE

Saskatchewan Polytechnic raises rainbow flag for LGBTQ community at all campuses for PRIDE

Communications and Marketing - June 6, 2018

June 10, 2018 – This June and July, the rainbow pride flag will be seen at our four main campuses to recognize Pride Week and to show our support for our LGBTQ students, their allies and communities.

tags: News, Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina, Saskatoon, Economic and social prosperity


Staff and faculty turn upcycling into an award winning idea

Staff and faculty turn upcycling into an award winning idea

Communications and Marketing - May 16, 2018

Turning old, beat-up wooden pallets into functional furniture takes skill and a creative eye. At the same time, it creates a chance for colleagues to come together, engage in relationship and team building, cultivate innovation and think creatively about environmental sustainability.

tags: News, Economic and social prosperity


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


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