Research
Close up photo of Dr. Chandra Singh.

Dr. Chandra Singh becomes RDAR-funded research chair

Dr. Chandra Singh, Lethbridge College’s senior research chair in agricultural engineering and technology, has been granted nearly $500,000 over five years by Results Driven Agriculture Research (RDAR) to continue his work in post-harvest crop and quality losses.

Research
Close up of a virtual reality headset.

Lethbridge College START Centre receives $700,000 grant

Lethbridge College has received a significant boost toward its vision of making Alberta a global leader in virtual and augmented reality. Alberta Innovates announced that the college has received a $709,202 grant as part of the Ecosystem Development Partnerships program. The grant will help the college’s Spatial Technologies Applied Research and Training (START) Centre serve as a provincial hub for Alberta’s extended reality (XR) technology, services and operations.