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Oct. 11, 2018

Get hands-on with NAIT programs at Open House

Prospective students and public can see more than 100 displays and interactive exhibits at the polytechnic's program preview

Oct. 03, 2018

NAIT students prepare Thanksgiving feast for people in need

NAIT students are preparing a traditional Thanksgiving meal for hundreds of Edmonton’s less fortunate this week.

Sep. 28, 2018

Engineering students to craft rope suspension bridges across Whitemud Creek

Intense annual competition organized by NAIT's Construction Engineering Technology program

Sep. 19, 2018

NAIT instructor receives award for commitment to Aboriginal student success

Sen. Thelma Chalifoux Award recognizes Rhonda Dever for encouraging students to explore their Aboriginal background

Sep. 10, 2018

NAIT opens first all-vegan campus food outlet in Alberta

Square Root gets back to basics for students and staff seeking healthy meals

Sep. 06, 2018

New NAIT research facility will help industry develop Alternative Energy Solutions

Distributed Energy Management Initiative launches with $2 million from provincial government.

Sep. 05, 2018

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau opens NAIT's Productivity and Innovation Centre

One of North America's largest innovation spaces, the new building helps organizations become more competitive through business and product innovations, technology adoption and applied research.

Sep. 04, 2018

New Dean for NAIT's JR Shaw School of Business

Dennis Sheppard brings more than 25 years of experience as a post-secondary educator and entrepreneur.

Aug. 24, 2018

NAIT partnership helps people in need build careers in the trades

Partnership between NAIT and Capital Region Housing allows low-income Edmontonians to train as apprentices.

Aug. 21, 2018

NAIT event gives new international students a boost

International students starting at NAIT in the fall will get a special introduction to life on campus during four days of learning and fun.

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Dec. 17, 2021

Local Solutions for Global Impact

Inter Pipeline’s partnership with NAIT is making significant progress in plastics research as it enters its second year.

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Nov. 29, 2021

Dr. Paolo Mussone named Ovintiv Applied Research Chair in Energy

NAIT’s Industry Solutions is pleased to announce Dr. Paolo Mussone has been named the Ovintiv Applied Research Chair in Energy

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Aug. 03, 2021

Dr. Quamrul Huda named JR Shaw Applied Research Chair in Industrial Automation

NAIT’s Industry Solutions is pleased to announce Dr. Quamrul Huda has been named the JR Shaw Applied Research Chair in Industrial Automation.

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Jul. 20, 2021

The Conversation podcast - Looking at the science behind plant-based and cultured meat

NAIT researcher talks about key elements that make a plant-based meat mimic successful.

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Jun. 14, 2021

Tackling burnout: How to deal with stress and safety in the workplace

NAIT highlights prevention and mitigation strategies to build organizational resilience.

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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.

Student’s experiences shape desire to design barrier-free buildings

Levi Lawton completes Architecture Technology with help from Inclusion Alberta

Grad puts ultramarathon lessons to work in completing diploma

‘Running mentality’ creates path to success for Conway Belcourt

In pictures: NAIT students put skills to test at Skills Canada-Alberta competition

Twenty-two learners compete in 11 categories

How a life-changing injury led a veteran tradesperson back to NAIT

Richard Baty is turning accident into opportunity

Grad builds on her skills by tapping creative energy

How a Millwork and Carpentry grad overcame isolation and found her calling

5 ways to support local businesses by doing more than spending money

Because of the pandemic, entrepreneurs need us now more than ever

11 pandemic-friendly things to do in and around Edmonton during May long weekend

Don't let a pandemic get in the way of enjoying family friendly – and safe – activities!

Career Essentials podcast Ep. 5: How to network successfully

NAIT recruiters share advice for building meaningful connections

5 networking tips using LinkedIn

Career-building advice using the world's most popular networking platform

How scientists make plant-based foods taste and look more like meat

Researcher with NAIT's Centre for Culinary Innovation cuts through science of meatless meat

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