Kodiaks Athletics
CCAA Hall of Fame inductee Laurie Hockridge

Kodiaks’ Hockridge earns CCAA Hall of Fame induction

One of the most dominant athletes to ever don Lethbridge College Kodiaks colours has earned her way to the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Hall of Fame. Laurie Hockridge, a women’s basketball star from 1987 to 1990, will be inducted in the athlete category at a ceremony on June 11 in Calgary.

Student Success
Ashcroft Design Challenge winners Jessica Banman and Tieunieke Anker pose with members of Ashcroft Master Builder.

Ashcroft Design Challenge winners named

A unique home design created by two Lethbridge College students has been named the winner of the second annual Ashcroft Design Challenge. Designer Jessica Banman and animator/virtual reality creator Teunieke Anker were announced as winners on Wednesday evening.

Indigenous
The design of a new stole created for Indigenous students to wear at Convocation.

Indigenous students to be honoured with custom stole

Indigenous students who cross the stage at Lethbridge College’s Convocation ceremony will do so with a special symbol wrapped around their shoulders. The college unveiled a new custom-designed stole for Indigenous convocates at Tuesday evening’s Indigenous Honour Night. The stole will be worn for the first time at Friday’s Convocation.

Industry & Employers
The Merging Realities 2019 logo

Groundbreaking Merging Realities VR conference returns

After making history in its first year, Merging Realities returns for an encore. The world’s first conference about virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) to be held entirely in VR was hosted by Lethbridge College in April 2018. This year, Merging Realities is back on Thursday, April 25.

Kodiaks Athletics
Dax Whitehead of the Kodiaks team of the year men's volleyball team, with Dr. Paula Burns and Flora Matteotti.

Nowicki, Clemons named top student-athletes at 2019 KODIs

Two Kodiaks who have etched their names in ACAC history have earned top student-athlete honours for the Lethbridge College Kodiaks. Cross country national champion Sophia Nowicki earned the award on the women’s side, while ACAC men’s basketball record holder Michael Clemons was the men’s recipient at the 2019 KODIs on Thursday evening.

Industry & Employers
Interior Design Technology students pitch their new home design as part of the 2019 Ashcroft Design Challenge.

Second year of Ashcroft Design Challenge provides opportunity for students

The second year of the Ashcroft Design Challenge saw Lethbridge College Interior Design Technology students pitch their home design concepts they have been working on since January to representatives from Ashcroft Master Builder on Monday afternoon. Ashcroft will select a winning design and will build the home, as well as offer paid internships to the winning team members.