Indigenous
Torry Eagle Speaker and Punky Daniels dance on the coulees at Lethbridge College in October 2020.

Lethbridge College launches Niitsitapi Strategy

In reaffirming its commitment to making Indigenous education a priority, Lethbridge College has launched its newly-developed institutional Niitsitapi strategy. The strategy is an important milestone in Lethbridge College’s commitment to truth and reconciliation.

Research
Dr. Nick Savidov, senior research scientist (top) and Penny Takahashi, aquaculture coordinator, look at vegetables in Lethbridge College’s Aquaculture Centre of Excellence.

Lethbridge College launches aquaponics training for all

The expert scientists in Lethbridge College’s Aquaculture Centre of Excellence have launched a new series of courses that will provide aquaponics training to everyone from high school students to interested amateurs to experienced greenhouse technicians.

Student Success
Students taking part in a Zoom call as part of the 2021 Tecconnect Challenge.

Lethbridge College students take design skills to Tecconnect

An already unique opportunity for Lethbridge College students had a new twist this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The annual Tecconnect Challenge sees students create a marketing plan and collaterals to help solve real-world challenges for a local entrepreneur.

Making a Difference
Laura Taylor, a Lethbridge College Nursing student.

Donors improve the student experience in all areas

From equipment to financial aid to work-integrated learning opportunities to training materials, donors make a difference in the lives of Lethbridge College students every day. The college is celebrating the generosity of its donors this month, highlighting the many ways they directly affect the lives of students.

Student Success
Charmed Playhouses founder and CEO Tyson Leavitt (centre, standing) and interior designer Audrey Leavitt (centre, seated) get into character, surrounded by Charmed staff and Lethbridge College students.

Design students put their imaginations to work with Charmed Playhouses

Charmed Playhouses has found its niche where imagination meets design. Known for its extravagant, high-quality playhouses that populate backyards around the world, Charmed is embarking on a new adventure, and bringing Lethbridge College students along for the ride.

Campus News

Congratulations to our Employee Excellence Award recipients

Lethbridge College Employee Excellence Awards recognize and celebrate outstanding employees in the areas of Lifelong Learning, Leadership and Creating Community, and Service and Innovation. Here are our 2021 recipients. 

Research
Ibrahim Turay, Lethbridge College School of Justice Studies instructor.

Viewing the criminal justice system through the eyes of Black youth

A career in the corrections field led Ibrahim Turay to ask two important questions – what are the experiences that lead to Black youths being overrepresented in the Canadian justice system, and what can be done to help those young people before they ever enter the system?

Campus News
A Lethbridge College student works in a collaborative online environment.

High school counsellors invited for Connecting to College event

High school staff help to align students’ passions with the post-secondary education that works best for them. To help those staff give students the best information possible, Lethbridge College welcomes them to Connecting to College on Friday.