Red Deer College

The annual Alberta Band Association Provincial Festival of Bands will be at Red Deer College starting next week. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)

Student bands coming to Red Deer College

Alberta Band Association Provincial Festival of Bands start May 13

The annual Alberta Band Association Provincial Festival of Bands will be at Red Deer College starting next week. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)
Paulette Hanna, v-p academic at RDC. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).

RDC cancels championship-winning golf program due to tight finances

Short season, small number of student golfers were also considerations

Paulette Hanna, v-p academic at RDC. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).
RDC president Joel Ward holds up a signed commitment to creating more Indigenous education opportunities. Behind him are Gilles Allard, left, of the college board, Claudine Louis, president of Maskwachees Cultural College, Charlene Burns of the college board, Melvin Potts, an elder with the Montana band, and Brian Lizotte, president of Metis Local 492. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).
RDC president Joel Ward holds up a signed commitment to creating more Indigenous education opportunities. Behind him are Gilles Allard, left, of the college board, Claudine Louis, president of Maskwachees Cultural College, Charlene Burns of the college board, Melvin Potts, an elder with the Montana band, and Brian Lizotte, president of Metis Local 492. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).
Red Deer College students line up to vote

Red Deer College students line up to vote

One-day advance polling station at college

Red Deer College students line up to vote
Todd Dettling, vice-president of customer service with FortisAlberta, and RDC president Joel Ward signed a memorandum of agreement on Thursday for the organizations to collaborate on immediate and longer-term sustainable initiatives. (Photo by SUSAN ZIELINSKI/Advocate staff)
Todd Dettling, vice-president of customer service with FortisAlberta, and RDC president Joel Ward signed a memorandum of agreement on Thursday for the organizations to collaborate on immediate and longer-term sustainable initiatives. (Photo by SUSAN ZIELINSKI/Advocate staff)
Students at Red Deer College’s School of Creative Arts rehearse for the free variety show The Final Take Off, April 5, at the Welikoklad Event Centre. (Contributed photo).

RDC School of Creative Arts students prepare for The Final Take Off

Music, film, art students will present a free showcase

Students at Red Deer College’s School of Creative Arts rehearse for the free variety show The Final Take Off, April 5, at the Welikoklad Event Centre. (Contributed photo).
(Advocate file photo).

Allies of local LGBTQ community to speak at RDC on Tuesday

Red Deer College is starting a conversation about gender and sexual orientation…

(Advocate file photo).
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Hockey and fashion entrepreneurs win big at RDC’s Breakthrough Your Business competition

The organizer of a competitive shinny hockey league and the designer of…

(Advocate file photo).
Updated: Red Deer University announced as new name for college

Updated: Red Deer University announced as new name for college

Complete transition to a university expected to take about two years

Updated: Red Deer University announced as new name for college
Red Deer College will announce its new university name Tuesday morning. (File photo contributed)
Red Deer College will announce its new university name Tuesday morning. (File photo contributed)
Joel Ward, Red Deer College president and CEO, previously said a new name for the institution would be brought to the board for approval. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Red Deer College to make name announcement

Public invited to Tuesday’s event

Joel Ward, Red Deer College president and CEO, previously said a new name for the institution would be brought to the board for approval. (File photo by Advocate staff)
In January Golden Circle Seniors Resource Centre held sessions to gather ideas about what programs and activities men would like to see at the centre. (Photo contributed)

Survey looks at social isolation among older men

Partnership between Red Deer College and Golden Circle Resource Centre

In January Golden Circle Seniors Resource Centre held sessions to gather ideas about what programs and activities men would like to see at the centre. (Photo contributed)
Photo by SUSAN ZIELINSKI/Advocate staff                                Dan Sarrasin, manager of security and emergency response at Red Deer College, said the Safe RDC app is the most reliable way of sending out a mass notification to a large population.

Red Deer College introduces safety app

Safe RDC provides reliabilty and speed

Photo by SUSAN ZIELINSKI/Advocate staff                                Dan Sarrasin, manager of security and emergency response at Red Deer College, said the Safe RDC app is the most reliable way of sending out a mass notification to a large population.
Ceramic art by Trudy Golley. (Contributed photo).

RDC ceramics instructor speaks about creativity at free public seminar

Trudy Golley will make her presentation Monday in Margaret Parsons Theatre

Ceramic art by Trudy Golley. (Contributed photo).
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See Oscar-nominated short films this week in Red Deer

Red Deer College hosts screenings Feb. 8 and 9 at Welikoklad Centre

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Former RDC instructor Gordon Soltice was recently honoured for his work. (Photo contributed)

Former RDC instructor recognized

Lab named after Gordon Soltice

Former RDC instructor Gordon Soltice was recently honoured for his work. (Photo contributed)
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RDC Faculty Recital offers a remedy for the winter blues

Free concert is presented Saturday at Arts Centre

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(Advocate file photo).

RDC launches week of activities focusing on student mental health

Learners invited to join the discussion at #MakeSomeTimeRDC

(Advocate file photo).
Red Deer College Arts Centre (Advocate file photo).
Red Deer College Arts Centre (Advocate file photo).
Adult Concert Band Workshop will be held at Red Deer College from Jan. 18 to 20. (Photo contributed)
Adult Concert Band Workshop will be held at Red Deer College from Jan. 18 to 20. (Photo contributed)