Red Deer College

Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff                                RDC president Joel Ward (right) with Board of Governors Chair Morris Flewwelling and student board member Robin Chiles.

WATCH: RDC leaders are optimistic that a “green door” to degree-granting lies ahead

President Joel Ward vows to keep fighting if request is denied

Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff                                RDC president Joel Ward (right) with Board of Governors Chair Morris Flewwelling and student board member Robin Chiles.
Updated: Indigenous cultures focus of RDC conference

Updated: Indigenous cultures focus of RDC conference

Conference focused on building understanding, appreciation and empathy for indigenous cultures

Updated: Indigenous cultures focus of RDC conference
BGIS Canada president Mike Greidanus announced a $100,000 donation to Red Deer College on Friday morning. The money will go to the BGIS Geothermal Meeting Room at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre. Watch video online.                                Photo by PAUL COWLEY/Advocate staff

Updated: Red Deer College gets $100,000 donation

Real estate management company BGIS provides donation for a meeting room

BGIS Canada president Mike Greidanus announced a $100,000 donation to Red Deer College on Friday morning. The money will go to the BGIS Geothermal Meeting Room at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre. Watch video online.                                Photo by PAUL COWLEY/Advocate staff

Red Deer College receives $100,000 from BGIS

Red Deer College received $100,000 from BGIS for the college’s Shaping Our…

Mark Jones, Central Alberta Child Advocacy Centre CEO, and Morris Flewwelling, Red Deer College Board of Governors Chair, signed a memorandum of understanding to explore partnership opportunities between the centre and the college. (Photo by Susan Zielinski/Advocate staff)

UPDATED: RDC and child advocacy centre working on a partnership

Permanent site for centre may be built at the college

Mark Jones, Central Alberta Child Advocacy Centre CEO, and Morris Flewwelling, Red Deer College Board of Governors Chair, signed a memorandum of understanding to explore partnership opportunities between the centre and the college. (Photo by Susan Zielinski/Advocate staff)
RDC athletes of the week chosen

RDC athletes of the week chosen

Runner and curler are both asset to their teams

RDC athletes of the week chosen
RDC film instructor Don Armstrong in a class with his students (contributed photo).                                Don Armstrong instructs an RDC film class (contributed photo).
RDC film instructor Don Armstrong in a class with his students (contributed photo).                                Don Armstrong instructs an RDC film class (contributed photo).
A deer is killed and left beside an Alberta roadway (contributed photo).

RDC instructor aims to help prevent animal-vehicle collisions in Alberta

New Alberta Wildlife Watch program monitors frequent roadkill locations

A deer is killed and left beside an Alberta roadway (contributed photo).
Movies Worth Watching coming to Welikoklad
Movies Worth Watching coming to Welikoklad
Karl Subban to speak at RDC fundraiser

Karl Subban to speak at RDC fundraiser

Karl Subban will be keynote speaker at 15th Annual Kings and Queens Scholarship Breakfast.

Karl Subban to speak at RDC fundraiser
Red Deer College enters the final leg of long road towards getting degree-granting status

Red Deer College enters the final leg of long road towards getting degree-granting status

Administrators hope for good news from the province next month

Red Deer College enters the final leg of long road towards getting degree-granting status
RDC’s Retro Radio Christmas Review. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).

REVIEW: RDC’s ‘Retro Radio Christmas Review’ will give you the warm fuzzies

The nostalgic radio-play production is on until Dec. 2 at Arts Centre

RDC’s Retro Radio Christmas Review. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).
Faythe Andrechek, 23, at Red Deer College takes a break on campus. Starting in 2019, students will be able to enjoy a five-day fall reading break. File photo by Mamta Lulla/Red Deer Advocate

Fall break extended for Red Deer College students

Extended break begins in October 2019

Faythe Andrechek, 23, at Red Deer College takes a break on campus. Starting in 2019, students will be able to enjoy a five-day fall reading break. File photo by Mamta Lulla/Red Deer Advocate
Red Deer College’s Retro Radio Christmas Review is bringing an odd assortment of pop-culture characters to life on the Arts Centre stage, including comedian Lucille Ball. Photo by ADVOCATE news services
Red Deer College’s Retro Radio Christmas Review is bringing an odd assortment of pop-culture characters to life on the Arts Centre stage, including comedian Lucille Ball. Photo by ADVOCATE news services
Red Deer College holds informational open house

Red Deer College holds informational open house

Public can tour campus, see program displays on Nov. 4

Red Deer College holds informational open house
Riley Prediger, an RDC Makerspace technician, shows how an electronic glove, designed by former student Chris Rolida, works. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).

Bring a robot chicken to life? At RDC’s Makerspace you can make it happen

Lab that merges technology with imagination moves to a larger site

Riley Prediger, an RDC Makerspace technician, shows how an electronic glove, designed by former student Chris Rolida, works. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).
Images of the new RDC student residence. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).

Construction starts on new solar-powered Red Deer College residence and athletes’ village

Red Deer project will expand on-campus student housing and serve Canada Winter Games athletes

Images of the new RDC student residence. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).
Luke Neilson and Daniel Huss want to hear from post-secondary students about mandatory membership in student unions or associations. (Contributed)

Challenging mandatory student union membership

Former Red Deer College students speak up

Luke Neilson and Daniel Huss want to hear from post-secondary students about mandatory membership in student unions or associations. (Contributed)
RDC golfer makes All-Canadian

RDC golfer makes All-Canadian

Ponoka’s Shaye Leidenius adds to a great year with latest honour

RDC golfer makes All-Canadian
Scene from the digital game, Edmonton Trolley Car, by Peter Fiala. (Contributed image).

Red Deer man brings Alberta history to life through interactive game

Peter Fiala’s RDC colleagues helped him create Edmonton Trolley Car

Scene from the digital game, Edmonton Trolley Car, by Peter Fiala. (Contributed image).