Welcome to our Daily Roundup, where we highlight today’s breaking news and share stories of Red River College students, instructors and staff rising to the challenges posed by the COVID-19 outbreak.
Update on the latest public health order
Melanie Gudmundson, RRC’s Chief Human Resource Officer, shared a message this morning with RRC staff about how the College is working with the Province to comply with yesterday’s directive to close all non-essential businesses in Manitoba.
Behind the Scenes at RRC
What we’re doing is working…differently. In response to COVID-19, faculty are delivering education in new ways and staff are keeping the College engine running in their own areas. In the coming weeks, we’ll be shining a spotlight on employees and sharing stories of how they’re stepping up to the challenge during this unprecedented time.
Learning in real time: Instructor helps students join public health efforts during COVID-19
When it comes to supporting public health efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic, Amanda Burridge has risen to the challenge. Read the story »
Share a story
Do you have a Behind the Scenes at RRC story to share? Let us know and we’ll be happy to get in touch.
Dr. Christine Watson, our interim President and CEO, hosts a regular video series where she shares a behind-the-scenes look at what she’s up to on campus.
Doing Our Part
Red River College is one of the largest trainers of health-care professionals in Manitoba. Christine shares how proud we are of our students, alumni and community as we support health-care efforts in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
How can you teach applied learning virtually? Instructors in different trades areas are making sure students continue to learn practical skills as we adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic. Christine speaks with an instructor who shares examples of what learning looks like now and the innovative teaching behind it.