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By: The Weal  09-12-2011

The Weal » Multimedia

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At lunchtime on December 2nd, 2010, SAITSA flashmobbed unsuspecting students with a wicked rendition of Footloose! Shot entirely on iPhones and compiled together.

Special thanks to the members of William Aberhart High School Musical Theatre.

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Bethany Bartel digs the ball during a well deserved win against the NAIT Ooks Nov. 13. The Trojans won 3-2. Genesta Walz Photo

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SAIT Trojan Mike Ullrich, battles to the net during the second game of the ACAC Championship rematch weekend on Nov. 13. The Trojans dominated the weekend winning 3-2 on Friday and 6-3 on Saturday with Robert Norcera gaining his first college hat-trick. Genesta Walz Photo

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Jeanette Rutledge, Elizabeth Dickie and Jennifer Bishop of the HIOA program compete in a cake decorating contest in the Atrium on Nov. 15. The event is part of the Make Your Mark Campaign, an A&D initiative to help raise money for the Trades and Technology Centre and student scholarships. Andrew Crossett photo

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Gurwinder Sidhu dances the night away.

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Icatar uses trowel to smooth out his work. Competitors had 60-minutes to lay as many bricks as possible. But that doesn’t mean they can be sloppy. They’re docked 50 bricks per deficiency.

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SAIT’s Garrick Collins blocks MRU Cougar Lane Forsyth’s shot during the agame at the Cohos Common on Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010.

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Ever wanted to (safely) see what a 2,000-degree house fire looks like?

On Sept. 29, the Calgary Fire Department will be burning two fully furnished house-like structures on campus to convey a vital fire safety message to students.

The demonstration – the first of its kind to happen on a Canadian campus – will help shed light on fire safety for post-secondary students, said Calgary Fire Department public information officer Brian McAsey.

Ready, set go: The SAIT Cross Country team participates in its first meet Saturday, Sept. 18th.

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