Parkland College celebrates more than 350 graduates

Parkland College held its annual graduation ceremony Wednesday at the Yorkton Regional High School’s Anne Portnuff Theatre. Family, friends, staff, and the College’s partners in education congratulated and celebrated 367 students who successfully completed one of more than 20 programs offered at the College in 2018-19.

Interim CEO Kami DePape presents a certificate to Bachelor of Indigenous Education graduate Ryan Brass

The graduates represent 53 Saskatchewan communities and seven Manitoba communities. Yorkton led the way with 111 grads, followed by Kamsack with 31, Fort Qu’Appelle with 19, Melville with 17, and Regina with 14. The graduating class also included 76 international students from India, the Philippines, Greece, Bangladesh, and Mauritius.

SIGN counsellor and Parkland College alumna Corrine McArthur delivered remarks as guest speaker

This year, Parkland College offered university degrees, skills training diplomas and certificates, and Adult Basic Education classes. Graduates from post-secondary programs received accreditation from the University of Saskatchewan, First Nations University of Canada, Lakeland College Emergency Training Centre, Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies, Conestoga College, and Parkland College.

About Parkland College:
Parkland College provides high quality, learner centred education and training as a foundation for lifelong success. The College offers a superior learning and campus experience for all students through quality programming and services. Students can get started on their careers by completing university classes, full degrees, and skills training and trades certificates. Parkland College also delivers high school upgrading, safety training, and corporate/professional development.


For more information contact:
Brendan Wagner
Coordinator, Corporate & Internal Engagement
Parkland College
Phone: 306.728.6595

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