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Hacking skills shine in global cybersecurity competition SAIT students grab third and fifth place in virtual capture the flag event.
Researchers investigate drone delivery of medical supplies to remote communities during pandemic UCalgary, SAIT, AHS and Alberta Precision Laboratories partner with the Stoney Nakoda Nations.
Team SAIT Cooks the Books, farm to kitchen style We still compete #hereatSAIT. SAIT Professional Cooking students are competing to defend the title of Canada’s Best Student Chefs in Taste Canada’s Cooks the Books competition.
A quarter million graduates and counting SAIT’s Class of 2020 marks a major milestone
SAIT Update 10.19.2020 This week: Virtual (Un)Open House, e-gaming at SAIT, social wellness, VPN, Wellness Centre locker access
Shifting career gears: From administration to cybersecurity Was it easy? No. Was it worth it? Absolutely.
Shifting career gears: Pivoting without starting over You’re never too old and it’s not too late — just ask George.
SAIT Update 10.13.2020 This week: Giving Day, social wellness, VPN, Wellness Centre locker access, Canada Comeback Challenge
Stepping up on Giving Day SAIT graduate Ted Gordyko (CT '72) shares why he supports student success at SAIT.
Get your turkeys in a row this Thanksgiving Carve a turkey like a pro, gobble gobble down the best Thanksgiving stuffing and get tips for virtually hosting — and coping with — the holidays
We’ve got you covered Student support services continue to be available remotely during on-campus restrictions in response to COVID-19.
Support during times of uncertainty Support is available to help you cope with stress and isolation during this time of uncertainty.
Reducing financial obstacles for students with disabilities Shan Robertson from SAIT's Learner and Academic Services has seen how even the tiniest bit of help allows students to reach their potential.
SAIT Update 10.05.2020 This week: October is cybersecurity month, five tips to be secure on social
Employees, alumni and students rally in support of the SAIT Pride Award Associate Director, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion at SAIT John Partington shares the impact of donor support for fostering inclusivity at SAIT.
Connect to cybersecurity this month October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month
Four questions businesses should ask themselves as they look to bounce back from the pandemic Corporate training and consulting experts offer tips for getting back to business
SAIT Update 09.28.2020 This week: Orange Shirt Day, virtual etiquette, COVID-19 face mask protocol, connect with classmates on Facebook
Honouring residential school survivors SAIT recognizes Orange Shirt Day
New funding expands applied research programs at SAIT Provincial grants promote innovation at Alberta colleges, tech schools
New World. New Thinking: Making SAIT’s strategic plan We’re embarking on a new course for the future — one that builds on our 100+ year history to reimagine the workforce of tomorrow.
SAIT Update 09.21.2020 This week: Zoom and Teams backgrounds, how to own your space, calendar
SAIT Update 09.14.2020 This week: 9 simple ways to get involved, Student Content Team, Boost app, PERS 148
9 simple ways to get involved Even online you’ve got a SAIT community — get involved, it’s good for you!
School for Advanced Digital Technology to boost Calgary’s tech-talent pipeline A new course for the future marks SAIT’s boldest transformation yet
SAIT Update 09.09.2020 This week: welcome to your bulletin, big news is coming
Education goes beyond the classroom International students recommend well-rounded approach to SAIT life
SAIT backgrounds for Teams and Zoom Level up your next online class or virtual meetup.
Fall 2020 — let’s do this Your quick reference guide for the best-ever fall 2020 semester here at SAIT.
SAIT goes smoke free Effective Monday, Aug. 31, 2020, SAIT is a smoke-free campus
Get your finances into shape Money matters. Healthy finances can help you feel organized, and both avoid and manage stress.
Closing the cybersecurity skills gap Four SAIT programs respond to the need for cybersecurity professionals.
How hotels are adapting and recovering during COVID-19 Hotel leaders from Calgary and New York share how the pandemic’s impacted their business and what’s next.
Trends in security and cybersecurity Challenges, opportunities and what’s next in keeping information safe
Get started with budgeting for school School is an investment and, yep, it can be expensive. Knowing in advance what your expenses are and having a plan will help you avoid financial stress.
Untangle life's stresses and challenges with TAO Therapist Assisted Online (TAO) is a collection of exercises, modules and personal wellness courses designed to help you manage your own emotional well-being.
Doubling down on data SAIT’s data programs prepare students to harness a company’s most valuable asset — its information.
SAIT Update 08.17.2020 This week: Virtual Career Conversations, virtual career fair, English Conversation Partners
What’s next for Calgary’s restaurant scene? A discussion about COVID-19’s impact on restaurants and what’s next for the industry.
The pandemic’s effect on Alberta’s tourism A discussion on the pandemic’s impact on local tourism and the critical skills they look for in new hires.
6 ways to keep up and stay motivated with online learning If you’re new to online learning, check out these tips to maximize your motivation and energize your engagement.
Unlock your LinkedIn profile potential Get career ready with help from Career Advancement Services.
Take time out for mindfulness Increase your calm. Boost your focus. Be present in the moment.
Constructing the future How digital technology is changing the way we learn and work in construction
Write exams like a pro Strategize your way to exam success.
SAIT Update 07.29.2020 This week: Tomato technique for time management, be a peer mentor this fall, pro tips for happy campers
Pro tips for happy campers Pointers, must-see’s and recipes to make your next camping trip the best one yet
What you need to know if you’re coming on campus As limited numbers of staff and students return, we’re keeping safety a top priority
SAIT Update 07.21.2020 This week: Ramp up your research, live write-in, online systems outage reminder
Three reasons to upskill locally, at SAIT Your commitment to buy local can apply to more than groceries
SAIT Update 07.13.2020 This week: Alberta road trips, Virtual Career Conversations, online systems outage, headversity
Craft a resumé that gets noticed Get career ready with help from Career Advancement Services
Remembering the legacy of Charlie Fischer SAIT honours the memory of 2007 honorary degree recipient, industry leader and community builder.
High fidelity manikins simulate real-life emergencies to save lives Support from donors contributes $275,000 towards purchasing a new fleet of high fidelity manikins for SAIT’s School of Health and Public Safety.
What's next for the hospitality and tourism industry in Alberta? Leaders from Alberta’s hospitality and tourism sector discuss its road to recovery and the talent needed to lead the way.
Five Alberta road trips to take this summer From mountains to forests to prairies ⁠— a SAIT grad’s guide to keeping it local.
SAIT Update 06.29.2020 This week: Virtual etiquette, locker information, student loans
Virtual etiquette The do’s and don’ts of meeting online
SAIT Update 06.24.2020 This week: Strategic Plan, LEADS, apply to graduate, LinkedIn Learning
Which entrance award best suits you? From the do-gooder to the scholar, there’s an entrance award for just about everyone.
Learning from the past Kept from his culture for more than a decade, a residential school survivor and SAIT alumnus shares his story
A letter to Albertans SAIT is ready for whatever the future holds
SAIT Update 06.16.2020 This week: Bring Your 'A' Game to Exams, Tag in a Tutor, Fall 2020 Program Delivery, Celebrate SAIT's Class of 2020
Seizing opportunities Two of SAIT’s class of 2020 valedictorians are all about seeking out and seizing the opportunity — in times of calm and in times of challenge.
Study smart Ramp up your study skills with tips from the pros in Academic Coaching.
Get organized with a schedule that works Make a plan and master time management.
Celebrating the SAIT Class of 2020 SAIT donor family shares Words of Wisdom to celebrate the Class of 2020.
SAIT Update 06.08.2020 This week: Virtual Career Conversations: Virtual Etiquette, Master Citations, June is Pride Month
Changing tracks for a changing world Two of SAIT’s class of 2020 valedictorians are adapting to land the careers they want
SAIT Update 06.04.2020 This week: Racism and discrimination have no place here, Check your wellness with TAO, Connecting YYC, Bounceback YYC
Financial support and funding options for students during COVID-19 Support is available now and there are a number of options to consider when it comes to paying for your education.
SAIT Update 05.27.2020 This week: Job hunt, stress less, copyright infringement, film fest 🎞
Making it happen How SAIT grad Melinda made the switch from nursing to butchery
Your job hunt starts when you start at SAIT Get career ready with help from Career Advancement Services
SAIT family rallies to support students impacted by COVID-19 More than 260 donors have provided over $130,000 to support SAIT students impacted by the pandemic.
Reassurance in hard times For Lina Yepes, COVID-19 could not have come at a worse time — she lost her job, and shortly after was diagnosed with breast cancer.
A difficult situation transformed Before COVID-19 Dylan Tolhurst was approaching his final semester and enjoying SAIT's campus community lifestyle.
Making it happen Danica researched several trades before pursuing a career in plumbing.
SAIT Update 05.12.2020 This week: Canada Emergency Student Benefit (CESB), get a peer mentor, get what you need from what you read, get involved and connect with community
Making it happen George knew he wanted to go back to school to earn a credential so that he could move forward in his career.
SAIT Update 05.12.2020 This week: What a semester #hereatsait, job interview tips, leadership program, claim your CCR
Alumnus turns up the volume for local food bank Class of 2017 alumnus Britt Jones raises money for the Edmonton Food Bank
Making it happen After completing a diploma in criminal justice and working in administration, Lauren knew she wanted to do more within the field of security.
Job interviews 101: After the interview Great news! They got your resumé, you got the call. Now what?
Job interviews 101: During the interview Great news! They got your resumé, you got the call. Now what?
Job interviews 101: Before the interview Great news! They got your resumé, you got the call. Now what?
Local anchor stays on the air to deliver essential COVID-19 news It’s the same but it’s different. That’s the way to describe Linda Olsen’s job as an anchor during a world-wide pandemic.
Recipe for a helping hand SAIT instructors and alumni team up with members of local food scene to bring lunches to vulnerable youth
SAIT Update 04.29.2020 This week: SAIT backgrounds, tips for virtual networking, Statistics Canada survey, Winter 2020 final grades
Alumnus expands his business to supply face shields to front-line workers Doug Braden responds to the critical need for PPE across Canada.
Making it happen At 71, John has returned to school to complete his third trade.
Finishing strong The Net-Zero Circuit team were one of many groups of SAIT students who had to revise the final stages of their capstone project.
It’s safety first for COVID-19 in the appliance repair trade Increased use of appliances during pandemic has Appliance Service Technician grad answering many service calls.
It’s safety first for COVID-19 in the appliance repair trade Increased use of appliances during pandemic has Appliance Service Technician grad answering many service calls.
It’s safety first for COVID-19 in the appliance repair trade Increased use of appliances during pandemic has Appliance Service Technician grad answering many service calls.
Chief in charge of Calgary’s battle against COVID-19 Tom Sampson (EMTP '85, 2015 Distinguished Alumni), leads COVID-19 response as Chief of the Calgary Emergency Management Agency.
Chief in charge of Calgary’s battle against COVID-19 Tom Sampson (EMTP '85, 2015 Distinguished Alumni), leads COVID-19 response as Chief of the Calgary Emergency Management Agency.
SAIT Update 04.23.2020 This week: understanding your grades, Randy's story, Statistics Canada survey, Winter 2020 final grades
Plug into virtual networking Make career connections online.
Bringing “in class” online How instructors are instilling skills for the future, community and hands-on learning in SAIT’s digital classrooms
Making it happen SAIT business student Heather is setting the stage for her future.
SAIT student juggles multiple jobs on the COVID-19 front line To say Annalise Woertman’s life has been disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic is an understatement.
SAIT alumna launches charitable art project encouraging people to #stayhome Artist launches line of glass houses to help fill Calgary Food Bank pantries
Utilizing 3D printers to combat COVID-19 SAIT instructor has been working around the clock to manufacture and assemble the 3D-printed masks and shields.
SAIT Update 04.16.2020 This week: Winter 2020 final grades, claim your CCR, rest for success
SAIT President celebrates student leadership through annual awards Meet the 2020 President's Medal and Student Leadership Award recipients
International student leader awarded for building community Yatenra Solanki has made a big impact on the SAIT community since his arrival in 2018.
Beta Sigma Tau members honoured for leadership and commitment Over the past year, SAIT’s honour society pulled out all the stops to support Canada’s veterans.
Saitsa president honoured for his dedication to students Ryan Morstad has presided over some big events, but he wasn’t expecting to be in charge during a global crisis.
Making it happen Second-year Automotive Service Technology student Randy started out in the field of social work before coming to SAIT
Ready to respond SAIT ships 13 ventilators to support province’s COVID-19 response
Understanding your grades Grades are a significant part of your student life — make sure you understand how they work.
First, find it. Second, cite it. Ramp up your research chops.
Help arrives for the hospitality industry An Instructor for the Hospitality Management program has joined the Bartenders Benevolent Fund to help the hospitality industry.
Host your own cyber celebration Connect with friends and family remotely while practicing physical distancing
Learning to learn remotely There are many ways to make the most of your remote learning experience — we're all in this together.
Keeping the community safe and informed is top priority for paramedic grad Emergency Medical Technician (paramedic) grad serves on the front-line of the digital fight against COVID-19 pandemic.
SAIT alumnus retools for the health care crisis Mechanical Engineering Design graduate repurposes business to assist with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Strategies for learning online Make the most of your online learning experience.
Donors mobilize to help students impacted by COVID-19 Support from SAIT family provides COVID-19 Emergency Fund for students facing financial difficulties.
The community that eats together stays together SAIT donates 10,000 pounds of food to Calgary charity
SAIT cooks up ranking success School of Hospitality and Tourism named one of world’s best
SAIT alumna gets competitive career advantage The Alberta Deans Case Competition helps grad nab her first job in industry
Celebrating the women of SAIT SAIT recognized some of the incredible women in our community during the Women in Trades and Technology International Women’s Day conference.
SAIT Update | 03.09.2020 This week: get on schedule, open educational resources, important dates
SAIT Update | 03.02.2020 This week: tuition adjustments, tax info 2019, online system outage
Celebrate Open Education Week at SAIT Open educational resources are accessible, shareable and can help reduce course material costs.  
UAE shift in economic approach bolstered by SAIT programming In a Dubai classroom, a quiet yet historical moment unfolded in the fall.
REDress Project Recognizing Canada’s missing and murdered Indigenous women
SAIT Update | 02.24.2020 This week: Career Fair prep, apply to graduate, Pink Shirt Day, pandemic preparedness, 29 days of happiness
Immersive technologies used in SAIT classrooms Students at SAIT expand their classroom experiences through extended reality.
SAIT Update | 02.18.2020 This week: Career Fair prep, cookies, 2019 Taxes, Paul Brandt, Writing Centre, pandemic preparedness, pool closure
Make Valentine’s extra sweet Surprise friends or loved ones with this oh-so-tasty cookie recipe from Baking and Pastry Arts Instructor Victoria German.
SAIT Update | 02.10.2020 This week: job interviews, #SAITpride, apply to graduate
Taking environmental technology to Tripoli SAIT to create curriculum for Libyan petroleum institution
SAIT Update | 02.03.2020 This week: #SAITpride, coronavirus-related hoax, 29 Days of Happiness, Women's Day Award
Paul Brandt and SAIT — what you need to know about the unlikely pairing SAIT students reimagine the creative process with the help of Paul Brandt
Boost your mood and beat the winter blahs Commit to one daily mood boosting activity throughout February.
The faces of SAIT Pride Students share what Pride means to them
SAIT Update | 01.27.2020 This week: check your wellness, taxes 2019, toboggan team, systems outage, pride
Your mind matters — check your wellness Every student can thrive at SAIT.
7 SAIT Summer Camps for the mini techie in your life Camp themes cover a wide range of interests.
What makes a solid concrete toboggan team? What do you get when you take project management, engineering and architectural students and mix them all together? A capable crew.
SAIT Update | 01.20.2020 This week: Make Some Noise for Mental Health, Lunar New Year, solar power in Peru
The power of voice: podcasting tips from a journalist Crime reporter and SAIT alumna Nancy Hixt shares how podcasts are changing journalism — and how to start one yourself
Traveling for technology SAIT students take innovation international
SAIT Update | 01.13.2020 This week: get to know your library, cold weather, summer camps, SIN numbers
Alexa, meet SAIT: How a business instructor is using AI in the classroom SAIT Bachelor of Business Administration students develop their own Amazon Alexa flash briefings
SAIT Update 01.06.2020 This week: make your 2020 plan, Career Fair, daily rituals for success
4 simple ways I set myself up for success With the winter semester about to start, Rachel shares some of her daily rituals to get each day off on the right foot.
SAIT Update | 12.18.2019 This week: holiday stress-busting tips, final grades, online systems outage
3 ways to support diversity this holiday season It’s more than saying, “Happy Holidays”
Coping with social stress over the holidays Six stress-busting tips to put the fa-la-la back into festive events this December
Holiday spirits Celebrate the festive season with three new beverages
SAIT Update | 12.09.2019 This week: exam tips, final grades, SIN number, $30M gift
$30 million gift to SAIT sets new course for the future SAIT has received the largest gift in its history from Calgary philanthropist, David Bissett.
Spreading the word Shalom Heinsen wants to bring awareness to people who live with disabilities and the services available to set them up for success.
SAIT Update | 12.02.2019 This week: study late at the library, SIN number, exam pro tips, LinkedIn Learning pick
SAIT Update | 11.25.2019 This week: President's Awards Nominations, 7 ways to win at winter ❄️, Zen Den and systems outage
Enhance your calm at the Student Zen Den New student space designed to promote relaxation
Making SAIT home Meet Arth Limbachiya! Coming all the way from Bharuch, Gujarat, India — Arth shares what his SAIT experience has been like as an international student. ☑️ Arth
SAIT Update | 11.18.2019 This week: Celebrate International week, an Update from Denmark, 2020 Presidents Award Nominations
7 ways to win at winter We asked the #SAIT community for tips on how to make winter awesome — here’s what they said.
Greetings from Denmark Sara Lolarga is spending a semester at VIA University College — check out her postcard home.
Simple ways to spread kindness It's World Kindness Day. Here are three ways to spread kindness today and every day.
SAIT Update | 11.12.2019 This week: Online Systems Outage, Final Exam Schedule, Tutoring, Scholarship, Trojans Student Night
SAIT Update | 11.04.2019 This week: Photo Exhibition | Career Direction Drop-in | Pet-a-Puppy 🐶
Take a break at Pet-a-Puppy Bust your stress and stop by the library to visit the doggoes ☑️ Kajol
SAIT Update | 10.28.2019 This week: Celebrate Diwali, Participate in Global Expo, Tips for Zs, Flu shots, Parking, Recycling
Ace your convocation Here’s everything you need to know to make the best of your big day!
SAIT Update | 10.21.2019 This week: Writing support and making deadlines, SAITALERT test, flu shots
Giving Day supporters show what it means to be a SAIT catalyst SAIT community raises more than $215,000 for students in just 24 hours
SAIT Update | 10.14.2019 This week: Job Hunt Tips, LinkedIn photoshoot, Cybersecurity Month, Giving Day, flu shot
Doubling down for the SAIT Trojans on Giving Day Support the SAIT Trojans golf team this Giving Day
#SAITGIVES contest sweetens the student club experience Support student-led initiatives this Giving Day
Answer the call for student success on SAIT Giving Day Fatima el-Kadri will lead SAIT's Student Calling team to raise awareness and critical funds for students on Giving Day
Holiday entertaining made simple Tips from a SAIT Hospitality and Tourism instructor that will make you give thanks
SAIT Giving Day gives vulnerable youth a second chance Thanks to innovative you programs at SAIT, youth have unique opportunities to find their passion
SAIT Update | 10.07.2019 This week: World Mental Health Day edition 🧠 Having a healthy mind is a major factor in your success.
Giving Day challenge honours the memory of Calgary broadcaster and SAIT alumnus John Himpe Corus Entertainment establishes endownment in support of SAIT broadcasting students
Bringing innovation to industry Using UAVs to improve safety, sustainability and operational efficiencies in today's economy.
Five ways to make an impact on SAIT Giving Day Be a catalyst: spread the word, give and celebrate the power of generosity
Update | 09.30.2019 This week: Orange Shirt Day | Health and Dental | Volunteer Opportunities | Math and Science Tutoring | Giving Day
SAIT Update | 09.23.2019 This week: Get involved on campus | Clubs Expo | Peer mentorship | LinkedIn Learning | Fire drills
7 simple ways to get involved at SAIT Join in – it’s your campus community
Cyber pressure cooker Two of SAIT’s chef mentors go head-to-head in a black box challenge for the 21st century
SAIT Update | 09.16.2019 This week: See you at the powwow, money matters, Giving Day, filming on campus.
Cadmus Chair looks to create world peace through food Introducing Rosalyn Ediger, 2019/20 Cadmus Trades Teaching Chair
SAIT Update | 09.09.2019 This week: Wellness Warriors, LinkedIn Learning, stay active and manage time.
SAIT Update | 09.09.2019 This week: Wellness Warriors, LinkedIn Learning, stay active and manage time.
A recipe for competition SAIT alumnus Nolan Moskaluk reveals the ingredients that have flavoured his experience as a chef
Powwow primer What you need to know to make the most of this tradition
SAIT Update | 09.03.2019 This week: Welcome Breakfast, your SAIT reference guide, Community Peace Officers, smoking on campus.
It's gonna be a great year at SAIT There's a lot to remember when you start at SAIT but we’ve got you covered with this quick reference guide
Put your best pitch forward Get career ready with help from Career Advancement Services
Meet the Makers SAIT celebrates alumni winner and nominees in the first Made in Alberta Awards
Generosity of a stranger inspires student award Calgary ophthalmologist shares good fortune with SAIT students in need of financial support.
Be a wellness warrior Apply for funding to promote student mental health and well-being at SAIT.
5 things you probably didn’t know about Kazan, Russia The ancient city’s hosting WorldSkills 2019, but this isn’t the first time it’s been on the international map.
Ten-year challenge: WorldSkills edition See how WorldSkills shaped the lives of SAIT's 2009 competitors.
Empowering women in the trades Partnership with Manpower Alberta helps women develop new skills for new jobs.
How to grill the perfect steak Juicy tips from a SAIT chef
Crafting a dream Taylor Desjardins has spent hundreds of hours working on just one project — earning a spot at WorldSkills.
High school student returns to SAIT baking camp in pursuit of a dream Faith Mahoney first discovered SAIT Summer Camps in 2016 after being forced to evacuate her home in Fort McMurray
Montana First Nations youth get full SAIT experience Students from the Meskanahk Ka Nipa Wit School, Montana, spend two weeks at SAIT Summer Camps
SAIT Summer Camps unlock potential Donor support ensures all kids can go to camp
WorldSkills 101 The ins and outs behind this Olympic-style, trade and technology competition.
Forage like a chef As wild edible plants became a food trend, SAIT's Chef Andrew Hewson began to educate himself about foraging. For the past eight years, Hewson and other SAIT culinary instructors have studied with Julie Walker, a nature educator whose Full Circle Adventures company offers plant walks and workshops.
Keith MacPhail recognized as a Member of the Order of Canada Namesake of MacPhail School of Energy recognized for his achievements in business and philanthropy.
Back at SAIT for Fall 2019 It’s still summer, but soon you’ll be coming back to campus for Tuesday, Sept. 3. Make sure you’re ready for your second first day of classes.
Young originals in the house Camp’s in for summer
The Tools for Success Ashley Funk never thought she would go back to school — until she discovered SAIT's Culinary Entrepreneurship program.
Peak conditions for ice cream transport Ensuring trucks and drivers are meeting required delivery standards.
Just add water Creating cleaner fuel one step at a time.
SAIT Class of 2019 holds key to digital transformation Entire graduating class to also receive credentials via blockchain technology
Phi Theta Kappa graduates to greatness SAIT’s honour society chapter enrolment jumps from 800 to 1,370 members
Skills Canada National Results SAIT took home seven medals in the 2019 Skills Canada National Competition.
A student’s second chance Matt Brewer took a leap by attending SAIT — and landed on his feet.
Energy Dragons Winners Present a Water Reduction Solution for the Oil Sands Energy Dragons first prize winners create an innovative way to reduce water rates in the oil sands.
They’ve got the skills SAIT competitors train to best the rest at the Skills Canada National Competition
Prescription for better health Smart dispenser gives powerful drugs in proper doses
Prescription for better health Smart dispenser gives powerful drugs in proper doses
Student award inspires confidence Student Awards inspire the confidence to share stories, thoughts and ideas with the world.
Service in the sky SAIT crafts custom Hospitality corporate training solution for WestJet Dreamliner launch
SAIT Family Campaign spreads messages of support and philanthropy More than 300 SAIT faculty and staff came out in support of the 2019 SAIT Family Campaign, raising a grand total of $110,000.
The business pivot: staying nimble to stay profitable What does technology disruption mean to your workforce?
A success story in the making “The programs I completed were a first step to get out of my shell, out of my comfort zone, and try other industries.”
Improving access, elevating understanding “The older I got, the more I wanted to use my career to make a difference.”
Punctuating the professional “The material was very good, and the instructor brought it to life. It opened several doors for me.”
Supply chain and collaboration crucial to weathering economy If your company has closely examined supply costs in light of reduced revenues, you’re not alone.
Modest grant for tiny house has big payoff When a shipping container was trucked onto the parking lot beside SAIT’s Green Building Technologies house, it seemed a big delivery had just arrived.
Making a splash SAIT tackles skill gap in water management with innovative new program
Thrive at SAIT Thrive at SAIT — mental health and well-being resources for SAIT students
SAIT enhances commitment to student mental health New strategy focuses on learner success through positive mental well-being
SAIT enhances commitment to student mental health New strategy focuses on learner success through positive mental well-being
Celebrating friendship by supporting future women in leadership In honour of their 10-year friendship, three SAIT alumna create a student award to support women in the broadcasting and tourism industries.
SAIT honours students, industry with annual President's Awards SAIT President and CEO, Dr. David Ross presented the awards during the annual President's Dinner.
Building on the future with experience gained at SAIT The SAIT lab where high school student Anjali Patadia volunteers is an immersive journey into the real world of fabrication.
Building on the future with experience gained at SAIT To Anjali Patadia, a grade 12 student in Calgary, building stuff brings joy.
New SAIT department will help your organization prepare for the future world of work Meet Randy Paquette, Director of SAIT's new Corporate Engagement Office.
New skills for new jobs Manpower and SAIT team up to provide programs to those changing fields
3 things to remember from First8 You're done your First8 — make the rest of the semester count
A better balance Celebrate International Women’s Day with SAIT
Eating up the competition SkipTheDishes founder shares entrepreneurial tips with SAIT
From ‘nice to meet you’ to ‘I do’ Alumni tie the knot where it all began
Métis students set up for success at SAIT SAIT announces $950,000 to remove barriers and support the success of Métis students.
Building SAIT Pride Foster inclusivity and support for our diverse community
Our casa, su casa Get comfortable at SAIT’s Open House
Six lessons we’re building on in 2019 Green Building Technologies (GBT) at SAIT is always looking to the future when it comes to building healthy, hardworking homes and offices.
Don't skip this SAIT welcomes Andrew Chau, co-founder of SkipTheDishes
SAITSA makes history with a precedent-setting gift to SAIT SAIT's Students' Association has made a historic $10 million gift to SAIT in support of future plans to create a dedicated space for students.
SAITSA makes history with a precedent-setting gift to SAIT Money will support future student space
Get active at SAIT Focus on fitness and fun in week 3 of First8
Merry and bright As we head towards longer days of sunshine, why not capture the sun's power to brighten our winter nights?
SAIT first in Canada to issue digital credentials through blockchain Idea for digitizing credentials at SAIT originates with students
Add Chocolate Snowballs to your holiday baking Tis the season for holiday baking
National College Health Assessment (NCHA) National College Health Assessment (NCHA) survey
Education applied How SAIT makes a difference in students’ lives
7 SAIT presents for easy giving Stay at SAIT for holiday shopping
REDress Project Recognizing Canada’s missing and murdered Indigenous women
Navigating the digital vortex Preparing SAIT students and business partners for disruption
Nine life lessons from the Edge The good, the bad and the ugly – SAIT students hear what it takes to be an entrepreneur.
Training employees pays big dividends at Mullen Group Your workforce is your greatest asset. Keep your employees current and engaged with training from SAIT.
Pressure cooker Fundraising competition partners SAIT students with popular chefs
The OWLs have landed The Student Development and Counselling office has recruited a team of Outreach and Wellness Leaders to help promote positive student well-being across campus.
Legacy bequest establishes the Randy O'Dell Centre for Electrical Trades The Centre will benefit thousands of students in electrical apprenticeship programs within SAIT's MacPhail School of Energy.
A world of opportunity The scenic route to discovering a career in international education can be different for everyone.
Community service meets study abroad adventure in Guatemala Unique experience builds more than houses
Clean steam New lab aims to provide environmentally-friendly solutions for the oilsands
Wearing SAIT colours with pride Canadian Armed Forces lieutenant talks deep connection to institution
Let’s get global International Education Week is Nov. 13 – 16
Federal funding helps SAIT’s CIRUS take flight The Centre for Innovation and Research into Unmanned Systems (CIRUS) receives $2 million from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada’s College and Community Innovation Program
Giving Day rings success for SAIT students Over 24 hours on Tuesday, Oct. 30 the SAIT community raised $125,903, all of which will go toward supporting student success.
Matching the spirit of Giving Day gift for gift The Richardson family has made a generous donation that has paved the road to success for SAIT’s second annual Giving Day.
Creating opportunities for growth Student, Kori Ford explains how the Student Success Fund is creating opportunities for her and fellow students to grow beyond the classroom.
Making athletic dreams a reality Two-time Trojans student-athlete and Olympian Melanie McCann thanks the SAIT Adopt-A-Trojan program for allowing her to continue to competing at the national level.
A #SAITGIVES challenge SAIT donor Regan Anderson has set the hashtag challenge for this year's Giving Day in support of students.
Exploring new skies Unmanned aerial vehicle testing area opens beside Crane and Ironworker facility
Time to check your wellness Stop. Take five. Check your wellness.
Carving out a new career Jamie Arends follows his passion and finds success in SAIT's Butchery and Charcuterie Management program.
Calling for student success As a supervisor for the SAIT Student Calling Program, Cassandra Pillay knows first hand what it means to support students at SAIT.
Inspiring a culture of goodwill Vanessa Mendoza, world-renowed chef and instructor in SAIT's Professional Cooking program is hoping her story will inspire a culture of goodwill and mutual support.
Education without borders Funding allows SAIT student, Stefanie Lis to go on a service learning trip to Cambodia.
A natural entrepreneur Jennifer Carlson is applying her entrepreneurship skillset once more
The highs and lows of cannabis use SAIT following municipal bylaws of no cannabis in public spaces
Become a test prep expert and own your midterms Feeling confident and prepared for an exam is one of the keys to academic success.
Taking the lead in tech SAIT becomes a training hub for Swiss robotics giant
Get a head start on getting hired with a great resumé It’s week seven of your First8 at SAIT and it’s never too early to start building a resumé that gets noticed.
Leaving a legacy with purpose A learning disability and a traumatic experience inspired Gloria McGovern (CET '05) to add SAIT to her will in support of future SAIT students.
SAIT grad challenges fellow alumni to give back Jason Klatt (EMT '02) credits his student experience for why he set up an award. He'd like to see more SAIT grads do the same.
Encouragement through tough times Craig Befus was not having a good year but receiving a student award reinforced his decision to stay in school.
Tips to jump start your job hunt Five things to do before applying for a job.
Protecting our physical world through computer security SAIT's newest program can help employees who want to specialize and stay ahead of the tech curve.
Leadership tips from a training expert Learn to be a better leader through courses that foster self-awareness and share proven strategies.
Every child matters: Show your support for Orange Shirt Day Honour residential school survivors by wearing orange on Monday, Oct. 1
Beetles, bicycles and Beakerhead Art, science and engineering come together on campus
Giving teachers the proper tools SAIT holds annual woodworking boot camp for CBE teachers
Walk the labyrinth Practice modern mindfulness using ancient-inspired exercise
Getting to know open educational resources When it comes to teaching and learning, how open are you to open source?
It's a great time to master time management Good time management is one of the keys to academic success.
Business beyond borders SAIT faculty and students travel to Zanzibar for international teachings
An insider’s look at on-campus deals From hot dogs to gourmet student-prepared meals, SAIT has you covered
New policy a breath of fresh air Designated smoking areas clean up campus
Make the most of your First8 Set yourself up for success when you start at SAIT
New seats for new tech SAIT adds spots and cybersecurity program
SAIT tackles today’s “skills gap” through the IBM Skills Academy SAIT offers IBM Skills Academy certification, including unique training opportunity in blockchain technology
SAIT tackles today’s “skills gap” through the IBM Skills Academy SAIT offers IBM Skills Academy certification, including unique training opportunity in blockchain technology
Phase one done John Ware building upgrades continue
Full steam ahead SAIT receives funding for steam generation research
New armour, same warrior spirit Revamped Trojans brand celebrated on campus
Capstone meets cattle in industry partnership Information Technology students bring project to market
The next generation of Trojans Our favourite warrior gets a fresh look for game day
SAIT plays host to unique Indigenous youth camp Visiting students from Montana First Nations get the full SAIT experience
Howdy pardners SAIT supplies “hitches” and hurdles for popular Stampede event
Camp’s in for summer at SAIT Record number of young camp enthusiasts kick off summer season
Harnessing the sun Newly added solar carport is first of its kind
5 things you probably didn’t know about SAIT’s convocation A look at the production, traditions and hidden meanings
SAIT students top national podium Skills competitors add two gold and two silver medals to the mantle
SAIT opens new machining lab SAIT is celebrating the grand opening of the newly renovated Gene Haas Foundation CNC Lab.
Skills Canada 2018 highlights SAIT representation on Team Alberta remains strong
Highlights from the Provincial Skills Canada Competition The olympics of trades showcases future workforce
SAIT Start for a great start New students brought the questions – SAIT Start brought the answers
The only constant is change in the MacPhail School of Energy SAIT is meeting the needs of students and an ever-changing energy industry.
SAIT centre inspires future of skilled workers Illustrating all that SAIT has to offer is the purpose and mission behind the Career Exploration Centre.
Machining an industry-ready education CNC machines in the newly renovated Gene Haas Foundation CNC Lab mirror the equipment students will operate when they enter industry.
The house that SAIT students built In the Founding Builders Home Lab, students gain the hands-on experience of building 1,500 or 1,600-square-foot bungalows from the ground up.
Seeing pipeline monitoring through a new lens New approach to course content connects industry to the Indigenous perspective
From convocation to career 90% of SAIT grads getting work
They’ve got skills Team SAIT hard at work preparing for 2018 provincial skills competition
Find your balance Top tips to maintain mental wellness
Scotiabank invests in student success Scotiabank has donated $375,000 to help SAIT stay at the cutting edge of digital technology and to support our business students in pursuit of successful careers.
Connecting with the President SAIT President and CEO, Dr. David Ross invited industry and community leaders to stay connected with SAIT at the annual President's Dinner on Thursday, March 8.
SAIT victory set in stone Donor support fuels first place win for SAIT Great Northern Concrete Toboggan Race Team.
Classroom champion SAIT welcomes new instructor with Olympic past
Employee success strikes eighth note SAIT named as an Alberta Top Employer for the eighth time in nine years.
SAIT addressing violence head on Workshop a proactive approach to identifying, acting on risks
SAIT and the Olympics A look back at SAIT and its connections to Olympics, past and present.
How's your elevator pitch? Learn how to make a positive and lasting impression by perfecting your elevator pitch.
Olympics return to SAIT Watch all-day coverage of the Games at Canada House.
Trailblazing Trojans SAIT athletes raising the bar on leadership in sport.
Victory set in stone SAIT’s Great Northern Concrete Toboggan team slides into gold.
5 reasons you should get involved with Co-Curricular Record A Co-curricular Record (CCR) officially acknowledges activities outside the classroom and helps you stand out on the job search.
Micro power for major impact SAIT receives federal funding for energy efficiency project
28 Days of Happiness Make this February a little brighter with 28 Days of Happiness.
Rachel Notley makes SAIT premiere Alberta premier gets a first-hand look at the future workforce.
Choose your own adventure SAIT Summer Camps broaden horizons with increased programming.
Top 8 places to study on campus We asked our Instagram followers to tell us where they like to study on campus and why – the results are in.
Top restaurants helmed by SAIT alumni Grads from the culinary program earning accolades.
Are you up for the challenge? Reach your fitness goals with 40 Days of Fitness.
Bringing current events into the classroom Dr Igor Paramonov uses NAFTA research to demonstrate how curriculum relates to current events.
Man-and-dog duo become familiar sight on campus Labrador retriever getting his own kind of education at SAIT.
SAIT students developing real-world business skills internationally Business students go abroad to enhance their accounting and business knowledge.
SAIT program to give difference-making students a boost The new Co-Curricular Records (CCR) program to officially acknowledge student activities outside of the classroom.
Gone to the gamers SAIT’s eSports intermural intramural program proving popular during inaugural run.
Giving back to students SAIT's School of Business launches Executive in Residence program to provide students access to mentorship.
Legacy: A life that keeps on giving Bob and Gina Sobol established the Chef Jonathan Sobol Memorial Award at SAIT in honour of their son.
Care: 100 philanthropic projects for 100 years Jodi Currie, organized the volunteer army that helped complete 203 projects in SAIT's centennial year as part of the 100 Projects Project.
Dedicate: Giving time Jona Way learned the value of volunteering by watching her 80-year-old grandmother giving her time to community organizations.
Innovation: A career with a purpose Kai Fahrion (Apprenticeship Electrician '15) and Gursh Bal (Pre-employment Electrician '12) were the winners of SAIT's 2016 Build Your Business Competition.
Commitment: Chasing a dream Juan Santiago Ghio was the first student to complete the SAIT Summer Cooks program and continue on to the Professional Cooking program at SAIT.
SAIT's war effort Whether it's been providing training, emergency programs or space, SAIT has been a part of Canada's war efforts since the First World War.
Check your wellness Academic and personal well-being is key to achieving success.
SAIT adds to leadership team Roy Daykin to take on Chief Financial Officer and Vice President Corporate Services role.
Taste the market SAIT's new urban eatery, The Tastemarket, is now open.
Meet our SAIT Giving Day matching donor RGO Office Products Ltd. has committed $25,000 to match donations from alumni, staff and students over 24 hours, until 7 am Tuesday, Oct. 31.
Nationally acclaimed entrepreneur comes full circle at SAIT Successful entrepreneur and SAIT distinguished alumna, Jennifer Carlson, takes on new role.
Training to haunt SAIT student uses skills and passion to scare up a good Halloween.
SAIT earns hardware at WorldSkills Alumni and current apprentice competed with the best in Abu Dhabi.
Short list for SAIT Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada, was on campus Oct. 12 for "supercluster" announcement.
SAIT takes entrepreneurship global Registration is open for SAIT's next Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), a free elearning course for aspiring entrepreneurs.
SAIT competes on international stage Three SAIT alumni and one current student to compete at WorldSkills 2017.
5 ways SAIT keeps getting better SAIT is expanding to add five new facilities and enriching the student experience.
5 ways SAIT keeps getting better SAIT is expanding to add five new facilities and enriching the student experience.
Caring through cooking Culinary students to volunteer as part of class.
Your choices matter Ethics and academic integrity help shape your SAIT experience.
Beakerhead blows up on campus with inflatable art City-wide annual event brings installation to SAIT and ACAD.
SAIT cooking program for at-risk youth gets big financial boost The Joyce Family Foundation gives $2 million in support of student success.
At-risk youth program at SAIT gets $2M boost Multi-million dollar gift helps students cook up amazing opportunities.
9 Things to Do at Orientation You’ve been accepted to SAIT and are eager to start school, but to make sure you’re ready for that first day, there are a few things you’ll need to do.
Share your opinion to enter to win! Join the SAIT Insights research community and tell us how you feel.
SAIT/ACAD/Jubilee station upgrades underway Renovations continue at SAIT/ACAD/Jubilee CTrain station — platform remains open.
Understanding grad survey results Results are in, and 87% of the 2016 class are employed — but there’s more to the big picture than a single number.
A heartfelt pat on the back, and a plaque CEMA recognizes SAIT for efforts during Fort McMurray fires.
Three big birthdays add up to a big gift for students TD Bank Group is marking three historic milestones with a generous gift of $200,000 to SAIT and the UofC.
Happy Birthday, Canada! SAIT sends a big birthday greeting to our great nation.
SAIT sets its sights on sustainability SAIT open its doors to the Green Building Technologies Lab and Demonstration Centre — the first net-zero commercial building in Calgary.
Terrance Malkinson: finding and following his passion Legacy donor and SAIT alumnus, Terrance Malkinson talks finding and following his passion
SAIT instructor a bona fide Master Chef SAIT chef and professional cooking Michael Allemeier earned his Master Chef certification.
SAIT students score at National Skills Competition SAIT students score seven medals at the Canada National Skills Competition in Winnipeg on May 31 to June 3.
Capping off centennial with a moment in time On June 5, SAIT buried a time capsule to be opened in 100 years — and later unveiled a centennial art installation.
Dear 2116, this time capsule is for you Join us on June 5 as SAIT buries a time capsule that won't be opened for 100 years.
Instructors honoured with a gift to the RTBN program Eight radio graduates honour the hard work of thier instructors with a donation to the RTBN program.
SAIT strikes gold at Provincial Skills Seventeen SAIT students garnered gold medals at the Skills Canada Alberta Competition held May 10-11 in Edmonton.
Raising success for SAIT's concrete toboggan SAIT's crowdfunding program, Raise it Red, brings students and donors together for a winning concrete toboggan team.
SAIT lauded for unique approach to applied research Twice the celebration for SAIT with Innovation Excellence Award
Bringing new food flair and flavour to downtown Calgary SAIT unveil's plans for The Tastemarket
Paving the way for zero emissions technology education with world-class certification Paving the way for zero emissions technology education with world-class certification
Send a message to the year 2116 Contribute to the SAIT Centennial Time Capsule — tell us how life will be different in 100 years.
Prize helps SAIT alumnus build his business SAIT alumnus Matthew Beacock wins $5,000 Build Your Business Competition prize donated by Jack and Joan Donald.
#SAIT100 Photo Mosaic becomes permanent installation on campus Staff, faculty and students attend an exclusive unveiling and celebration.
Easter long weekend hours Access to SAIT main campus is limited over the long weekend.
Reception brings students and donors together Thanks to the generosity of donors, the Student Awards program has more than $5 million dollars available to 4,600 SAIT students.
SAIT snags its seventh Alberta Top Employer title We're celebrating some of the the perks that come with a career at SAIT.
SAIT's President honours students, partners and history SAIT President and CEO, Dr. David Ross presents the annual President's Awards at a dinner for donors and supporters on Thursday, March 9.
Campus construction plans in motion Upgrades to John Ware and Senator Burns lay the groundwork for a bigger brighter future.
Capturing carbon to make commercial products SAIT partners on the development of a Carbon Commercialization Centre in Calgary.
The workforce connection The internet of things is changing how we work and SAIT is ready to respond.
Des Fights Cancer Outstanding Young Alumnus builds fund to help cancer patients and survivors.
Win with your SAIT sunrise! Capture a photo of the next colourful skyscape you see at SAIT and share it on Instagram.
Making inclusivity the standard SAIT’s Interfaith Centre builds community on campus.
28 Days of Happiness Make this February a little brighter with 28 Days of Happiness.
SAIT Trojans get loud about mental health The award-winning Make Some Noise campaign returns for the third year to raise awareness and reduce stigma.
You don't have to quit alone It’s hard to quit smoking — getting support is easy.
Prime time for SAIT Students Students demonstrate our cutting-edge technology for Canada’s Prime Minister.
Memorial student award named after SAIT chef Jonathan Sobol was more than just one of Alberta’s top promising young chefs; he was a caring thoughtful mentor and volunteer who gave back to his community.
Spreading the joy of learning city-wide Little Free Libraries stocked with the SAIT centennial book for the holidays.
Transforming academic probation into academic success SAIT’s academic coaching and Back on Track programs guide students to graduation.
Power and network outages on campus Maintenance will impact essential services during the holidays
$1 million gift means a new machining lab for SAIT SAIT has received $1 million US from the Gene Haas Foundation to expand and enhance its machining lab in the School of Manufacturing and Automation.
Recharge before final exams From Dec. 5 – 9, stop by the Reg Erhardt Library for De-Stress Fest and look for the SAIT Centennial elves to enter to win prizes!
Give the gift of hands-on learning Adopt a robot and help a student infuse innovation into their child’s holiday season.
Celebrating Craft and Design You are invited to Lignum Vitae: The Tree of Life, an exclusive showcase of beautifully hand-crafted fine woodwork.
Student yesterday, philanthropist today and tomorrow He may have finished his two-year program at SAIT but when he graduated, Denis Koryakin didn’t forget about his school.
Lest we forget to give Students aim to keep donations for the Veteran’s Food Bank soaring past Remembrance Day.
On this land Treaty expert Sykes Powderface helps us understand the history of Treaty Seven lands.
A Day to Remember Honouring SAIT’s fallen heroes.
Top 5 ways to prepare for the job hunt Find out how to get a head start on launching your career.
SAIT breaks ground on new facility New trades training facility is the first expansion in our next century.
Welcoming our youngest student to SAIT Congratulations to the lucky bundle of joy receiving a full SAIT scholarship: SAIT’s centennial baby.
SAIT top workplace for volunteerism Our giving nature wins us a provincial prize.
Jim Szautner named Avenue’s Top 40 Under 40 Associate Dean lands on long-running list of Calgary's who's who.
System upgrade We’re upgrading our systems this weekend and several online services will be unavailable
Schedule a flu shot We’re upgrading our systems this weekend and several online services will be unavailable
Check your wellness Midterm stress? Take five minutes for a wellness check with a SAIT coach or counselor.
Our next century begins with a bang SAIT’s 100th birthday party brought together an incredible community to celebrate 100 innovative years in education.
See inside the 1966 time capsule Photos of the some of the conents from the 1966 time capsule.
Celebrating $21 million for campus upgrades Federal government invests in job creation, environmental advances and research expansion.
The icing on the cake SAIT instructor and master baker, Rose Warden serves up her personal-best for SAIT’s 100th birthday cake.
Welcome to the new It’s been reimagined with a focus on the student journey — from researching program options, all the way to graduation and beyond.
Musical memories with Dan Mangan The singer-songwriter reflects on his own history ahead of his performance at SAIT’s centennial celebrations Oct. 16.
From 1991 with love Unearthing buried treasure from the neon era left behind 25 years ago by SAIT's Alumni Association.
True success for SAITSA SAIT Trojans receive major shout out for Make Some Noise for Mental Health campaign.
SAIT Originals It’s been reimagined with a focus on the student journey — from researching program options, all the way to graduation and beyond.
2016-10-3 leading the way SAIT tackles sexual assault. Policy addresses the mechanics of how sexual assault complaints are managed and renews our engagement in a conversation about consent.
Celebrate 100 years with SAIT We’re one month away from a celebration that only rolls around every one hundred years.
Wheeling to the Summer Games SAIT researchers help equip Canadian Paralympic athletes with enhanced wheelchairs.
A triple play for applied research SAIT awarded three prestigious grants for greener fossil fuels and drone-directed cattle tracking.
Show your SAIT style Start the school year fresh with new SAIT gear.
International Projects SAIT is helping organizations across six continents to develop local workforces, new curriculums and improved employee skill sets.
Electrifying Partnership AltaLink partners with SAIT to provide students with a one of a kind electric system simulator.
A little help goes a long way Julia Fowler learned she was going to have a baby and decided to make some major changes.
Altalink Gift Powers Learning In Electrical Engineering AltaLink gift powers learning in electrical engineering.
SAIT alumni find their way in a new economy Students benefit from unique resources to help them find a job post-graduation.
MacPhail School of Energy unveils energy artwork installation MacPhail School of Energy unveils energy artwork installation.
Pieces of history SAIT artifacts give a glimpse into the lives of staff and students from days gone by.
Votes for innovation Social media adds a new dimension to Student Project Showcase.
SAIT aims to travel the globe with new centennial geocache Geocachers are invited to visit SAIT’s new geocache and grab one of our exclusive trackables.
Award relieves student's financial burdens Elise Wocknitz felt the pressure when she packed her bags and left her hometown of Lethbridge to begin studying at SAIT.
3D learning in the lab Non-Destructive Testing Foundations program to launch pilot project this fall.
Getting personal A centennial social media campaign, #SAITstory, is sharing our colleagues, students and friends' deep connections with SAIT.
100 days to 100 years SAIT is counting down to its centennial and gearing up for a celebration of historic proportions.
The courage to try Finding a career after university proved to be no easy task, but Julianna Franklin-Hindemith wanted more out of life than just a certificate and an office job.
SAIT makes amazing challenge a reality The Amazing Race Canada takes a detour to SAIT’s Crane Simulation lab.
Kids send their best to evacuees Displaced Fort McMurray residents staying on campus get a heartfelt surprise from Ottawa kids.
Giving back, centennial style The Calgary Construction Association (CCA) has established the first endowed student award in honour of SAIT’s Centennial.
Donors tune in to media technology at SAIT Media technology has grown exponentially in importance and SAIT has become a centre of communication education for broadcast and print media.
Heather Culbert the first SAIT grad to serve as Board Chair Heather Culbert named Chair of Southern Alberta Institute of Technology Board of Governors
Remembering Fred Jorgenson, former president Fred Jorgenson, whose career at SAIT progressed from instructor, to being appointed by the provincial Government as our first President, died Wednesday, June 8. He was 93.
Six medals for our students at National Skills Competition The hardware collection continues to grow for SAIT students attending the Skills Canada National Competition in Moncton, NB this past week.
Drone Fair comes to Calgary Drones are taking over SAIT on Father’s Day weekend as Drone Fair Calgary flies onto campus.
Building a legacy for generations of alumni Brick by brick, more than 280 alumni are making their mark on campus — just in time for SAIT’s 100th birthday.
SAIT strikes gold at Provincial Skills Eight SAIT students garnered gleaming gold medals at the Skills Canada Alberta Competition held May 13-14 in Edmonton.
SAIT opens campus to evacuees SAIT opens campus to evacuees
Welcome to the new Dean of MacPhail School of Energy Welcome to the new Dean of MacPhail School of Energy
Calgary girls explore High-tech options Calgary girls explore High-tech options
Student award a memorial to fallen workers On Thursday, April 28th Canadians marked the Day of Mourning, a day set aside to remember men and women who died in their workplace.
Summer camps click with careers Daniel Caine is all business as a SAIT student after four seasons as a summer camper.
What makes top teachers tick? Lessons and reflections from SAITSA’s 2016 Instructor Excellence Award winners.
School of Hospitality and Tourism ranked Top 50 in the world School of Hospitality and Tourism ranked Top 50 in the world
To infinity and beyond Matt Heverly’s hands-on robotics education propelled him to Mars — and SAIT.
The 2016 SAIT President's Dinner: a gathering of makers, shapers and originals SAIT’s President and CEO, Dr. David Ross, unveiled the Institute’s new brand and logo to a group of 300 donors and friends.
Fund helps build the next century of student success at SAIT For 100 years, SAIT has proudly helped build a stronger Alberta and better Canada through generations of exceptional students.
Trudeau talks trades with students Canada’s prime minister got a lesson in our kind of cabinetmaking during his visit to SAIT campus.
Train with top chefs Train with top chefs
A fresh brand for the same great SAIT We’re stepping out with a new brand identity for the first time since 1998 — a lot has changed in 18 years.
Our New Brand revealed After nearly a year of research, consultation and creation, SAIT is proud to show off its new brand.
Career Directions: SAIT students and industry discuss the future SAIT holds a Career Directions fair for students
Hospitality students cash in on low Canadian dollar Hospitality students cash in on low Canadian dollar
Goodbye to our friend John Aldred SAIT plays host to a celebration of life for Calgary business leader, John Aldred.
Remembering John Aldred The SAIT community mourns the loss of a generous friend, benefactor and honorary degree recipient.
SAIT houses North America's first ICAR-accredited test lab SAIT houses North America's first ICAR-accredited test lab
CAPP president talks tough times and opportunities CAPP president talks tough times and opportunities
"Because someone did it for me" SAIT instructor explains her reasons for making time to mentor the next generation.
Solid support for a concrete toboggan Crowdfunding gets the word out and raises donations for SAIT’s Great Northern Concrete Toboggan Race team.
Dual credit for a job well done Students are making the most of their options — racking up high school credits and a SAIT credential at the same time.
SAIT thanks employees for Top Employer win SAIT has been named one of Alberta's Top Employers.
Experience the Human Library Living books share their personal stories, defy labels and break down stereotypes.
Heritage Hall stands the test of time SAIT’s landmark stands tall 95 years after its ground breaking and its design continues to influence the look of the modern campus.
SAIT keeps swimming in Campus Centre The swimming pool at SAIT will remain a part of campus wellness centre facilities.
Say ‘I do’ at SAIT SAIT campus is quickly becoming one of Calgary’s most desirable ― and affordable ― all-in-one nuptial hubs.
A sense of community SAIT has had a long tradition of helping the greater community. Today, the SAIT Trojans are carrying on this tradition of community outreach on campus.
SAIT's Tool Belt “It’s a practical tool for instructors to use that will help students when they work in their industry,“ says Henuset.
Innovation in learning SAIT is continuously looking for new ways to bring innovation into the classroom.
The Evolution of Trades In 2015, the School of Hospitality and Tourism introduced a fast-track cook apprenticeship program.
Founding Builders join forces to benefit Calgary students In celebration of its acquisition of Albi Homes, Brookfield Residential announced a tribute to long-time SAIT supporters, Tom and Debra Mauro.
Student emergency fund saves the day for one SAIT student If it weren't for the support of SAIT's Lamb Learner Success Centre and the I.G. Lewis Student Emergency Fund, Joey Sacrey would not have graduated.
Car enthusiasts come out to honour a young Calgarian Thanks to ‘Show Your Ride for Brandon 2015,’ approximately $15,000 will go to an endowed SAIT student award in memory of Brandon Thomas.
Student gets the surprise of a lifetime A few weeks after filling out his student award application, SAIT student Elijah Santos receives news that he was chosen for a very special student award - the Bissett Bursary.
Student reinvents herself at SAIT Like many young people, Stacey Pettipas didn't have a particular career in mind when she went to university.
Historical clock finds its way back home The clock that kept time for SAIT for almost half a century has been restored and installed in a Heritage Hall showcase in time for next year's 100th birthday.
Employees shout success for SAIT Family Campaign This year, SAIT faculty and staff came together in a big way to support students — raising over $90,000 in support of students through the SAIT Family Campaign.
Competition inspires entrepreneurship in trades people The Journeyman Carpenter's business proposal was the winner in a Dragon's Den style competition run by the SAIT School of Business.
Celebrating outstanding students Approximately 600 students, donors and employees attended two luncheons to celebrate award recipients from five academic schools.
New Tools for Student Success SAIT students have some new high-tech tools to help them achieve success thanks to four major gifts totaling more than $5 million.
Student resource centre receives largest-ever individual donation Thousands of SAIT students will reach their potential as they pursue excellence in applied education, thanks to Trevor and Gail Lamb.
Alumna's legacy will support SAIT students long into the future Karin, who died in October 2014 after a long illness, named SAIT the owner and beneficiary of a life insurance policy to help students long into the future.
Student Calling Program creating opportunities “It led to me getting a great position there,” said Ejaz. “I still had to interview and apply for the position, but I felt like I had already gotten my foot in the door.”
SAIT welcomes Canada Apprentice Loan SAIT is pleased with the Government of Canada's launch of the new Canada Apprentice Loan program.
Nutritionist flags smart food choices Expert advice on where to find the healthiest meals on campus.
SAIT sends condolences to families affected by tragic crash SAIT offers deepest sympathies to the families and friends of the young men involved in the tragic crash near Ghost Lake this weekend.
40 Days of Fitness Become a healthier version of yourself in 2015 with a challenge that has countless rewards — including prizes.
Don’t get buried by schoolwork Student life can be overwhelming — but SAIT’s Learner Success Centre can help lighten the load.
Catching the travel bug Find out how SAIT students can extend their education beyond borders.
Meat your neighbourhood SAIT butchers The custom meat-cutting Butchery Lab has opened in the John Ware building at SAIT’s main campus.
SAIT selects new Vice President, Academic SAIT is pleased to announce Brad Donaldson is the new Vice President, Academic.
More places for students to work and play SAIT Residence introduces a new work space, yoga studio and cardio room for students.
SAIT students in demand at career fair Increased demand for SAIT graduates has resulted in a significant expansion of the bi-annual Career Directions Fair.
Building connections to a career worth having SAIT’s Career Connector job board is helping introduce students and alumni to employers seeking their skill set.
Don’t miss the bus A new system designed by four SAIT alumni could allow transit passengers to see exactly where their bus is — and when it will be at their stop.
More than 800 program transfer options worldwide SAIT Transfer Options make it easier for postsecondary students to upgrade their credentials.
SAIT Trojans win silver at CCAA Cross-Country Running Nationals The SAIT Trojans women’s cross-country running team won a CCAA (Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association) National silver medal.
Advancing his agenda on the track SAITSA President Jared Stock Races for Canada in world’s oldest off-road motorcycle race.
SAIT sports equipment en route to Afghanistan SAIT is donating sports equipment to its students studying at the Kandahar Institute of Modern Studies (KIMS) in Kandahar, Afghanistan.
Being a global leader in applied education President and CEO Dr. David Ross unveils SAIT’s new vision — and the plan to get there.
Bissett Bursary Program creates opportunity for students in need Applications for the Bissett Bursary Program are now open for the 2015 academic year.
Class of #SAIT2014 See the highlights from SAIT's first fall convocation ceremony.
Earning high school and SAIT credentials in the same year Pharmacy Assistant dual-credit students participate in convocation.
New grant program offers tuition support Many of SAIT's programs and courses are now eligible for Canada-Alberta Job Grants. Find out how you can take advantage.
SAIT names 2014 Distinguished and Outstanding Young Alumni Meet the SAIT graduates who have made a lasting impression upon our community.
It’s a (career) match made in heaven Have a little fun with SAIT’s new online tool, and find out what programs might fit with you.
Online delivery option introduced for two in-demand SAIT programs Online delivery option introduced for two in-demand SAIT programs
Applied learning in full simulation mode It has the feel of an apartment on a Hollywood set — one way glass and cameras at all angles — but it’s really applied learning at its finest.
SAIT throws the Doors Open for YYC SAIT is pleased to pull back the curtain on two locations: the Art Smith Aero Centre and the downtown Culinary Campus.
Thermal Systems has a new IDEA SAIT has named one of our six new cutting-edge IDEA Rooms in honour of a financial gift from Thermal Systems.
Suncor Energy invests in SAIT Suncor Energy donated $600,000 to SAIT to support the enhancement of the blended learning apprenticeship programs.
A message from an I.G. Lewis Student Emergency Fund mentor "As a mentor for the I.G. Lewis Student Emergency Fund, I meet with students. I see where your donations go and how they transform lives."
Ludwig family honours their son by supporting SAIT students When Brian Ludwig died, it left his family heartbroken; it also made headlines and shocked the city of Calgary.
Taking learning to heart Passion takes two SAIT photojournalism students and their instructor to Central America to document local life and the work of humanitarian doctors.
Blending art and engineering A steampunk-style collaboration between SAIT and ACAD will make a refreshing debut at Calgary’s Beakerhead event.
Powering industry with in-demand graduates New, state-of-the-art training labs provide SAIT Power Engineering students with some of the best hands-on training in Canada.
Bissett recipients - prepared for success SAIT will welcome the first group of Bissett Bursary recipients, thanks to the generosity of Calgary philanthropist David Bissett.
A wealth of education and experience Ryan Getschel, recipient of an Albi Homes Architectural Technologies student award, hopes to one day open a home building company of his own.
Hard work and good fortune Student award winner, Siranuch Colquhoun, is using her good fortune to help students in the village where she grew up in Thailand.
A leap of faith pays off SAIT student, Christopher Nguyen is grateful for the Cenovus Energy student award he received this year that will allow him to concentrate on his studies and spend more time with his family.
Celebrating awards for education excellence SAIT donors joined students, faculty and staff from the MacPhail School of Energy, the School of Construction and the School of Business to celebrate student awards.
The Pfeiffer family is a SAIT family Irene Pfeiffer established the John H. Pfeiffer Memorial Award to honour her husband who always credited SAIT with helping him reach success after immigrating to Canada.
A welcome gift from Shell Canada Shell Canada helped welcome about 300 Aboriginal high school students to SAIT's Open House last October.
Have classroom, will travel "We need to get some exposure in the high schools and junior highs about all the trades that are available."
The Richardsons pay it forward Wes and Deana Richardson have been loyal supporters of SAIT. Visitors to the third floor of Heritage Hall pass through the Richardson Foyer named in their honour.
Challenge accepted Brett Wilson, entrepreneur and Dragon's Den dragon, wowed a crowd of 600 SAIT business students at a speaking event in November.
Student with iron-will reaps rewards Vanessa Brown is grateful to SAIT for helping her feed two of her life-long passions: athletics and health care.
SAIT President launches the President's Giving Circle SAIT has launched the new President’s Giving Circle to recognize a special group of donors. All donors who make an annual gift of $1,000 or more are invited to join the Giving Circle.
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