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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 celebrates graduates at Moose Jaw convocation

Saskatchewan Polytechnic celebrates graduates at Moose Jaw convocation

Communications and Marketing - April 26, 2018

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.

tags: News, Convocation, Larry Rosia, Pursuing excellence


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

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

Communications and Marketing - April 20, 2018

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.

tags: News, Larry Rosia, Pursuing excellence


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


 Research, Innovation and Funding are All Tied Together

Research, Innovation and Funding are All Tied Together

Communications and Marketing - March 28, 2018

Canada is fortunate to have many highly regarded post-secondary institutions. The quality of our universities, colleges and polytechnics is among the best in the world. Nowhere is this more evident than in the variety of research currently underway across the country at these institutions. For example, Canada’s universities are involved in incredible research initiatives, answering questions people have been asking for years and opening doors to new possibilities and ways of thinking. The downside, however, is that such research does not always translate into commercial applications.

tags: Applied Research, Larry Rosia, Economic and social prosperity, Pursuing excellence


 At Sask Polytech, the Focus is on the Future

At Sask Polytech, the Focus is on the Future

Communications and Marketing - March 28, 2018

Not long ago, I had the opportunity to update the Saskatoon Chamber of Commerce on the State of Saskatchewan Polytechnic. What follows is an edited version of my remarks.

tags: Larry Rosia, Successful careers, Economic and social prosperity


New members welcomed on Saskatchewan Polytechnic Board of Directors

Communications and Marketing - February 1, 2018

New members welcomed on Saskatchewan Polytechnic Board of Directors All new members will serve for three years from the date of the Order in Council February 1, 2018 – Today the Government of Saskatchewan announced the appointment of seven new members to the Saskatchewan Polytechnic Board of Directors. The new board appointees include Mitchell Holash (Chair), Mark Cooper, Vann Cortez, Prabha Mitchell, Wayne Pike, Drew Tiefenbach and Tyler Willox. They replace Ralph Boychuk (former Chair), Donna Birkmaier, Lydia Cyr and Brent Waldo.

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


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