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The Essential Effect: 100 Reasons to Celebrate

Reason #93

Global leader renews support for machinist education

“Technology has changed at a faster pace and the manufacturing industry is in need of skilled, qualified employees that will drive innovation.” - Tom Henry (pictured third from left), Sandvik Coromant   Find out more

Reason #32

Forest reclamation follows nature’s blueprint

NAIT’s Boreal Research Institute teams with industry to transform industrial sites into vibrant forests.   Find out more

Reason #91

Before attending NAIT, Chris Crevier studied hard and turned his life around. On his way to graduation, the Alternative Energy Technology student looks back on how scholarships supported his journey.

Reason #17

Forestry company has deep roots at NAIT

Millar Western supports forestry students to stay on the cutting-edge.

Reason #23

Water a source of inspiration, cycle of giving

Alumnus sees importance of investing in water resources and students’ learning.   Find out more

Reason #16

Alberta business leader ready to take polytechnic to the next level

Fountain Tire CEO and campaign co-chair Brent Hesje has big plans for NAIT and the future of province’s automotive industry.

Reason #89

This cutie is @pearl_ivy_the_lab 🐾 Her humans created the Pearl Ivy Scholarship for students in #NAIT’s Animal Health Technology program, because Pearl Ivy gets so much

Reason #59

Bursary supports the full NAIT student experience

Alumni Georg Wowk encourages students to get involved and pursue learning opportunities outside of the classroom.

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