Saskatchewan Polytechnic raises rainbow flag for 2SLGBTQ+ community at all campuses for PRIDE
PRIDE events take place in each of our home communities each spring
May 27, 2019 - This May and June, the rainbow pride flag will be seen at our four main campuses to recognize Pride Week and to show Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s support for our 2SLGBTQ+ students, employee, their allies and communities.
“Respect is a core value at Sask Polytech,” says Tobi Strohan, associate vice-president of Student Services at Sask Polytech. “We want everyone to feel welcome and a sense of belonging on our campuses. Pride Week reminds us of our commitment to advocate respect and equality for our 2SLGBTQ+ community.”
Pride Week is taking place across Saskatchewan during the months of May and June:
- Prince Albert Pride Celebrations: May 26-June 1
- Regina Pride Celebrations: June 7-16
- Saskatoon Pride Celebrations: June 14-22
- Moose Jaw Pride Celebrations: May 26-June 1
During Pride Week in each city, Saskatchewan Polytechnic will raise the pride flag to support our 2SLGBTQ+ students and their allies.
To learn more about participating with Sask Polytech at local Pride events visit saskpolytech.ca/pride.
Saskatchewan Polytechnic serves students through applied learning opportunities at campuses in Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina and Saskatoon, and through extensive distance education opportunities. Programs serve every economic and public service sector. As a polytechnic, the organization provides the depth of learning appropriate to employer and student need, including certificate, diploma and degree programs, and apprenticeship training. Saskatchewan Polytechnic engages in applied research, drawing on faculty expertise to support innovation by employers, and providing students the opportunity to develop critical thinking skills.