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May 5, 2020

Fred Meier, Incoming President & CEO, Red River College

Red River College announces new President & CEO

Today, Red River College’s Board of Governors announced that Fred Meier has accepted their offer to be the College’s next President & CEO starting July 6, 2020.

Following an exhaustive nation-wide search led by MNP, and guided by the Board’s selection committee, which captured important input from staff, students, faculty, and industry, the College’s Board of Governors made the unanimous decision to hire Meier for the organization’s top job.

Meier is Red River College’s sixth president & CEO. He has been appointed to a five-year term starting July 6, 2020.

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RRC students need you

Red River College students who have been financially impacted by COVID-19 need your help – please consider making a donation to the COVID-19 Emergency Student Support Fund.

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Thank you to our donors

Together, we have helped contribute to more than $300,000 in donations and have been able to provide assistance to more than 300 students.

But there are still hundreds more students in need.

If making a donation isn’t possible for you at this time, please consider sharing information about the fund with your friends, family and networks to raise awareness about students in need.

SECD responding to pandemic changes with accessibility

From our Behind the Scenes at RRC blog: As many institutions across Canada began the transition to online delivery, Red River College’s Science of Early Child Development team quickly provided additional access to keep students across the country on track.

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Sun Life Financial Virtual Career Information Seminar

For students/new grads passionate about people and finances, Sun Life Financial is hosting a virtual career information event on becoming a financial advisor:

Presenter: Lorie Willms, Advisor Recruitment Consultant
Thursday, May 28, 2020 
4 pm to 5 pm
RSVP: lorie.willms@sunlife.com or 1-306-514-3382

Details will be provided upon RSVP.

Questions? Contact jobcentre@rrc.ca

ITS tips for working from home

RRC’s Information Technology Services (ITS) has published a handy guide for reaching out to them with technical issues and requests.

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