New Okotokian recognized for hurricane-resistant roof project
John Burt has only lived in Okotoks for two months, but is already generating good press for the community. A recent graduate of the Lethbridge College civil engineering technologies program, Burt is part of a team which researched the best possible roof truss to top plate connection method - work which has garnered two former students a finalist spot for the Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta's (ASET) Capstone Project of the Year.
Western Wheel print edition
Quesnel graduate honoured in Alberta for invention of service dog life alert system
A Quesnel Secondary School alumnus is excited to earn a provincial honour in Alberta for helping create a life alert system that a service dog can activate in an emergency. Brandon Lindsay is a former Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) biomedical engineering technology student who has been named a finalist with Michelle Gariepy and Roseveer Salh for the 2022 Capstone Project of the Year Award by the Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta (ASET).
Quesnel Cariboo Observer