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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 Polytechnic eco car finishes second at Sonoma Raceway

Saskatchewan Polytechnic eco car finishes second at Sonoma Raceway

Communications and Marketing - April 26, 2018

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.

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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


Sask Polytech’s robot challenge celebrates ten years

Sask Polytech’s robot challenge celebrates ten years

Communications and Marketing - March 22, 2018

Sask Polytech’s robot challenge celebrates ten years 2018 marks the tenth anniversary of Sask Polytech’s Robot Rumble! March 22, 2018 –Saskatchewan Polytechnic hosted over 120 teams of 240 students from 52 high schools from across the province as they challenged their technical skills in the tenth annual Saskatchewan Polytechnic Robot Rumble, presented by SaskTel.

tags: News, School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing, Successful careers, Economic and social prosperity


Partnerships that can kick things up a notch

Partnerships that can kick things up a notch

Communications and Marketing - February 21, 2018

Partnerships that can kick things up a notch Partnership creates opportunity for local business Saskatchewan Polytechnic is always on the look-out for new partnerships in applied research that focus on solving real-world problems while maximizing the benefits for everyone involved. That’s why a partnership between Sask Polytech and Create Café, a 3D-Printing studio and café in Saskatoon, is a recipe for success — the rewards can prove to be bigger than planned.

tags: News, Applied Research, Saskatoon, School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing, Successful careers, Economic and social prosperity


Sask Polytech follows the drill

Sask Polytech follows the drill

Communications and Marketing - February 6, 2018

Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s new Innovative Manufacturing program trains students for the manufacturing sector, teaching skills and knowledge in mechanical and CAD/CAM engineering technologies, welding, machining, project management, industrial design, and quality control/quality assurance strategies. The program is already showing value to the province’s manufacturing industry just a few short months after it began, with its first tool trial for Sandvik Coromant Canada.

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


The world’s first 3D-printed camper will be printed in Saskatoon

The world’s first 3D-printed camper will be printed in Saskatoon

Communications and Marketing - February 2, 2018

The world’s first 3D-printed camper will be printed in Saskatoon Create Café and Saskatchewan Polytechnic collaboration leads to the world’s first 3D-printing of a full-sized camper February 2, 2018 – Saskatoon-based Create Café 3D Printing Solutions Inc., working in collaboration with Saskatchewan Polytechnic, will begin producing the world’s first 3D-printed full-sized camper on February 5, 2018. Named The Wave, the camper will be printed in one piece, will be 13’ in size, weigh 600 lbs and have a 100-year life expectancy. Printing is expected to take 10-14 days. The public are welcome to watch the printing process live in-person at Create Café during business hours (8 a.m.–8 p.m.) or on Create Café’s Facebook page between 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m.

tags: News, Applied Research, School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing, Successful careers, Pursuing excellence


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