Lethbridge College employees take part in an Orange Shirt Day event in 2017.

Lethbridge College celebrates Orange Shirt Day with week-long exhibit

Lethbridge College invites all students and staff to join in Orange Shirt Day on Monday with activities that include a week-long display about residential schools that is open to the public. The exhibit includes the residential school experience from the perspective of First Nations, Métis and Inuit people of Canada.

Industry & Employers
Dr. Chandra Singh, applied research chair in Agricultural Engineering and Technology

New Agricultural Engineering and Technology applied research chair introduced

Looking to support and augment southern Alberta’s agriculture industry, Lethbridge College has introduced its first applied research chair in Agricultural Engineering and Technology. Dr. Chandra Singh joins the college’s Centre for Applied Research, Innovation and Entrepreneurship as the latest stop in a distinguished professional and academic career.

Student Success
The BILD award won by student-designed home The Emberly.

Student-designed home wins provincial award

A student-designed home has won a provincial award. The Emberly, designed by Lethbridge College Interior Design Technology student Lina Wiebe for Ashcroft Master Builder, earned an Alberta BILD award for top single-family home under $300,000.

Campus News
Amy Peck, a VR expert who will speak at Lethbridge College on Oct. 4.

Leading VR entrepreneur to speak at Lethbridge College

Using virtual and augmented reality to improve the lives of everyone is one of the stated goals of a guest speaker coming to Lethbridge College early next month. Amy Peck, an entrepreneur and acknowledged leader in the field, has successfully launched and run her own XR company and has helped others incorporate the technology into their businesses.

Campus News
Students at Lethbridge College's 2019 New Student Orientation.

Another big jump in Lethbridge College enrolment

For the second year in a row, Lethbridge College is experiencing a significant increase in its student population. Nearly 5,600 students have chosen Lethbridge College for their post-secondary education, a seven per cent increase from one year ago.