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Keep up to date with NAIT's news releases and updates from across the institution. 

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Sep. 25, 2023

NAIT receives $4.9M to add more than 500 apprenticeship seats

Funding allows more apprentices to pursue education during the 2023/24 academic year

Sep. 22, 2023

NAIT marks new flagpole plaza with ceremony at Aboriginal Culture Day

Newly installed flagpole plaza acknowledges Indigenous culture and signifies diversity and inclusion on campus

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Sep. 12, 2023

NAIT opens interactive Assistive Technologies Centre to support students of all abilities

Equipment, software and more will help remove barriers to learning and encourage independence

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Jul. 12, 2023

NAIT to launch national clean fuels education and awareness program

$300,000 from Natural Resources Canada will support the creation of online training

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Jun. 21, 2023

Celebrating the NAIT Class of 2023

NAIT’s 2023 Convocation marks an important milestone for 3,709 graduates 

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Jun. 20, 2023

NAIT and Light Up the World bring off-grid solar power and satellite internet to Peruvian village

NAIT staff and students join non-profit Light Up the World to bring power and wireless internet to Peruvian schools located high in the Andes

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Jun. 15, 2023

Three inspiring Edmontonians to receive NAIT Honorary Degrees

Three outstanding individuals will receive the polytechnic’s highest honour in the form of honorary degrees from NAIT on June 26 and 27

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May. 31, 2023

NAIT hosts inaugural AccessAbility Symposium to explore and address barriers to accessibility

The free event will gather a diverse range of participants looking to broaden their knowledge of accessibility and inclusion

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May. 30, 2023

NAIT student baker brings home Skills Canada hardware

Gold medalist shines on the national stage

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May. 02, 2023

NAIT staff and student team to install wireless internet in Peruvian village

Student-led project is a first-ever for NAIT program and Light Up the World

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Mar. 27, 2023

How a NAIT researcher is building community around tailings pond research

‘Book club’ creator Dr. Heather Kaminsky shares info to encourage collaboration

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Mar. 27, 2023

NAIT researcher shares his passion for science and research with the public

CBC Edmonton AM interviews the Telus World of Science - Edmonton 2023 Science Fellow

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Mar. 02, 2023

Telus World of Science – Edmonton announces NAIT researcher as their 2023 Science Fellow

Focused on microplastics research in the North Saskatchewan River, this researcher will share his knowledge and expertise with the science centre’s guests.

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Feb. 15, 2023

How to add 'sizzle' to meat-free products

NAIT researcher weighs in on the flavour of meat-free products.

Jan. 27, 2023

NAIT once again ranks in the top 10 of Canada’s Top 50 Research Colleges

This ranking acknowledges the value and impact NAIT delivers to businesses and communities through innovation.

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Industry Solutions

Industry solutions is the newest branch of NAIT's partnership with industry, offering expert consulting services, space and facilities.

NAIT’s Flagpole Plaza designed to celebrate diversity and inclusion on campus

7 flags include those representing Treaty 6, the Métis Nation of Canada and equity-deserving communities

Back to school 2023-24: NAIT opens first tech centre to support students of all abilities

Assistive Technologies Centre to help remove barriers to education

Back to school 2023-24: Three changes for the NAIT Ooks

More sports, evolved coaching structure and tighter ties to campus culture

Labour of love: A NAIT grad becomes Canada’s most celebrated wedding photographer

Railene Hooper named best in class in the country and Alberta in 2023

Back to School 2023-24: A brief history of NAIT

Stories about the beginning and development of the polytechnic

NAIT student project brings WiFi to remote Peruvian community

Designed in Edmonton, system draws on global satellite internet network

What you should know about using your vehicle to tow trailers safely

Engine size is only one part of the equation

Should you be on Threads?

NAIT’s social media specialist considers the pros and cons of Meta’s new platform

Stretches that will keep you from being sore after gardening

This simple routine mimics the motions of seeding, tending and more

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