Student Success
Volunteers collect litter during the 2019 Coulee Cleanup

Students shed light on effect of litter in the community

People may be desensitized to the sight of litter on a riverbank or even the heaps of garbage bags collected during Lethbridge’s annual Coulee Cleanup. But a group of Lethbridge College students and their instructor are attempting to engage the public by telling the story of what that litter means to the environment.

Making a Difference
Logo of the Ready to Rise 50/50 Lottery.

Win big and help students with Ready to Rise 50/50

Helping students rise up has never been easier, and now those who help have the chance to win big. Tickets for Lethbridge College’s Ready to Rise 50/50 Lottery are available now for anyone who lives in Alberta.

News Release
An Interior Design Technology student takes part in an interactive learning opportunity.

New dual credit courses for area high school students

Southern Alberta high school students can get a head start on their post-secondary journey by enrolling in Lethbridge College’s new dual credit courses. Students from seven area school divisions can enrol in one of six college-level classes, earning credit at both their high school and at Lethbridge College.

News Release
A student in Lethbridge College's Heavy Duty Mechanic program.

Alberta’s colleges ready to act on Alberta 2030 strategy

Alberta’s colleges are ready to respond to the Alberta 2030: Building Skills for Jobs strategy by continuing to provide adaptable, relevant, hands-on training that prepares students to support Alberta’s employers and economy.

Research
Dr. Chandra Singh, applied research chair in Agricultural Engineering and Technology

Lethbridge College, Olds College sign agriculture research MOU

Two of Alberta’s premier agriculture applied research institutions are coming together to ensure the province’s agriculture industry has access to world-class researchers, resources and data. Lethbridge College and Olds College have signed a “memorandum of understanding” (MOU) focused on applied agriculture research.

Kodiaks Athletics
A full house for Kodiaks action in the Val Matteotti Gymnasium.

Kodiaks join ACAC in preparations for 2021-22 season

The Lethbridge College Kodiaks are set to roar once again, as plans are underway to return to action later this year. The Kodiaks have joined the rest of the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) in preparing plans for a 2021-22 athletic season.

Making a Difference
Al Laplante, long-time chair and instructor with Lethbridge College’s Civil Engineering Technology program.

Laplante family builds legacy for civil engineering technology students

As chair and instructor with Lethbridge College’s Civil Engineering Technology program, Al Laplante helped build the careers and futures of hundreds of students. Now, thanks to the generosity of “Big Al” and his family, future generations of students will receive support to help them succeed through the Al Laplante Scholarship for Civil Engineering Technology.

News Release
A student in the college's Heavy Duty Mechanic program.

Women Building Futures offers opportunities for southern Albertans

A unique trades training opportunity for women is coming to southern Alberta. Women Building Futures, a non-profit organization that creates opportunities for women to experience trades and construction training, is teaming with Lethbridge College for a 12-week Journeywoman Start program this summer.

Campus News
The Honourable Murray Sinclair, Lethbridge College's 2021 Honorary Degree recipient.

The Honourable Murray Sinclair to receive honorary degree

Lethbridge College is pleased to announce that The Honourable Murray Sinclair will be the 20th honorary degree recipient in the institution's history. Sinclair will receive a Bachelor of Applied Arts in Justice Studies as part of the college’s spring 2021 Convocation ceremonies.