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New interview rooms provide students with replicated work environments

Students enrolled in Lethbridge College’s Centre for Justice and Human Services (CJHS) can conduct a variety of interviews in a closed and safe environment thanks to the creation of new interview rooms where police statements or human services counseling can take place.

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Litter scattered in grass.

Environmental Science students share litter stories with school children

Students in Lethbridge College’s School of Environmental Sciences didn’t just research the problem of litter this fall; they shared their knowledge with elementary and junior high students. 

College students in Dr. Tali Neta’s Geographic Information System class worked in pairs to collect data such as photos, location and types of litter using a free mobile app called OpenLitterMap. Their data is now part of the app’s world map, and one of the students is one of the most prolific app contributors in Canada. 

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Dr. Kenny Corscadden smiles at the camera.

Experienced leader promoted to lead research and partnerships

An experienced researcher and academic leader who has led Lethbridge College’s Centre for Applied Research, Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CARIE) to unprecedented growth is moving up to a new position. Dr. Kenny Corscadden has been named interim Vice President – Research and Partnerships at Lethbridge College.

Making a Difference
Three people pose in front of agricultural equipment. From left to right: Jason Sentes, Chief Executive Officer, 1st Choice Savings and Credit Union; Byrne Cook, Chair, School of Agriculture, Lethbridge College; Cassidy Langridge, Digital Branding Specialist, 1st Choice Savings and Credit Union

1st Choice Savings invests in the future of agriculture students

Knowing that every great harvest starts with a single seed, 1st Choice Savings and Credit Union is investing in the future of agriculture with a $55,000 gift to support student awards in both Lethbridge College’s Bachelor of Agriculture Science degree program and the Agriculture Sciences diploma program.

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Members of the Lethbridge College community take part in a drumming demonstration as part of Black History Month celebrations in February 2018.

Lethbridge College celebrates Black History Month on campus

Black History Month celebrations are making a return to Lethbridge College’s campus. For the month of February, the college will spotlight the history and achievements of its diverse population while promoting inclusivity within the community. 

News Release
Mike McCready, Lethbridge College's President’s Applied Research Chair in Virtual and Augmented Reality

Lethbridge College to host NEXT: Beyond the Metaverse virtual conference

As the reality of an evolving Internet becomes more mainstream, so does interest in the metaverse – a network of spaces where you can create a virtual world parallel to your physical one. Lethbridge College is bringing together some of the world’s leading voices on this computing revolution for NEXT: Beyond the Metaverse a free, virtual conference.

Research
Virtual Reality instructor Allyson Cikor uses virtual reality to explore a dinosaur track site in the MD of Greenview.

VR team brings an Alberta heritage site to life

The Grande Cache Dinosaur Track site, located on the edge of the Rocky Mountains northwest of Edmonton, is the only large-scale exposure of dinosaur tracks known in Canada. Thanks to researchers from Lethbridge College, visitors to the Grande Cache Tourism and Interpretive Centre can follow in these dinosaurs’ footsteps.

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Changes to Lethbridge College delivery for January 2022

With a rise in COVID-19 cases due to the Omicron variant and out of an abundance of caution and care for its entire campus community, Lethbridge College has decided to make changes to its program delivery for the start of the Winter 2022 semester in January.