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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.

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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.

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What the Junk vintage market returns to Coulee Fest

Coulee Fest countdown – 2 days: What the Junk market returns

If you’re looking for a one-stop shopping extravaganza, look no further than Coulee Fest on Saturday. One of southern Alberta’s most popular markets returns to the annual festival, as What the Junk vintage market will be set up on Lethbridge College’s campus.

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Students attend Lethbridge College's New Student Orientation

Lethbridge College welcomes new students this weekend

Lethbridge College wants to ensure new students are ready to hit the ground running when classes begin next week. So, beginning Sunday, those new to Lethbridge College have three full days of New Student Orientation options to get them ready for the upcoming academic year.

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Actor Andrew Legg and instructor George Gallant take part in production of a virtual reality research project.

Virtual training for real life: research project brings VR to justice studies

A police officer knocks on a door and immediately has an angry person screaming in their face – how do they react? A veteran officer can draw on experience to resolve the situation, but the interaction can cause inexperienced officers to freeze. A new internal research project at Lethbridge College will test whether virtual reality can better prepare justice and corrections students for those types of face-to-face interactions.