Fall 2017Past Issues
Grads on our grounds: with Carlos Carabantes
Even after he completed Lethbridge College’s Electrical Apprenticeship program in 2015, Carlos Carabantes still kept coming to campus.
It's a family affair: The Bunton-Villeneuve Family
"Each and every one of us have found our niche, and our passions that make us who we are. I couldn't think of a better place to get a start in your professional career than Lethbridge College."
Where are they now?
Celebratin the successes of our alumni in their careers and throughout their lives.
Q&A with Sampath Walgama
Agriculture Sciences instructor Sampath Walgama is a man of many passions. Topping the list are teaching, research and gardening.
Chef Doug Overes’ Wor Wonton Soup
As Lethbridge College nears the conclusion of its 60th anniversary celebration, Wider Horizons looked to update one last recipe that would have been taught to students in the early days of the Culinary program.
What’s the big idea?
Sixty ideas – large and small – to celebrate Lethbridge College’s 60 years of leading and transforming education in Alberta
What's the big idea? | Love what you do
Work hard at something you love, and work for the team’s success not just your own.
What's the big idea? | Diversity
"The big idea that I think is so cool at the college right now is that we can actually transform education - but we can’t do this if we don’t have an eye on diversity, including gender diversity."
What's the big idea? | Teamwork
Fostering a team spirit, camaraderie and the idea of pulling for one another are all key to a favourable outcome in any group, institution, organization or business.
What's the big idea? | Learning Experience Design
Imagine if a learner was a learner at Lethbridge College, and all students, staff and faculty had equal access to interdisciplinary learning opportunities…all the time. This is an idea that can happen thanks to Learning Experience Design.
What's the big idea? | “New Buffalo”
Education is the “new buffalo,” and the work done at post-secondary institutions is essential to ensuring a strong and prosperous future, especially for Indigenous peoples.
What's the big idea? | “Ex Disciplina Docti”
Learning can only be achieved by discipline and hard work.
The life aquaponic
"We're trying to educate people that there are different ways of growing food."
Pond to table
College research project puts tastes to the test.
The “college” years
With Lethbridge College turning 60, it seems appropriate to reflect on the history of Lethbridge College. For this edition, we focus on the last 20 years.
Keep up on all of the recent Lethbridge College news.
Therapeutic music making
Forty-six participants came to campus in May to learn how to connect seniors to rhythm at a recreational therapist facilitator training program called Lulujam.
In addition to the thrill of seeing about 650 students become alumni as they crossed the stage at Convocation at the Enmax Centre on April 28, guests at this year’s ceremony witnessed a few additional notable moments.
As the final buzzer sounded at the CCAA Women’s Basketball National Championships in March, the Kodiaks jumped for joy and huddled together in sheer jubilation at centre court.
Campus in season
Each autumn, the elm, ash, maple and oak trees on campus erupt in colour, creating vibrant canopies for students and staff on the paths below.
President in action
Dr. Paula Burns, Lethbridge College’s President and CEO, high-fives Kodi the Kodiak as she crosses the finish line on April 8 at the 44th annual Kodiaks 10/4 Road Race.
My household is buzzing with noise and activity right now that signals something big is about to happen.