Computer and Information Systems Technology

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Work-Integrated Learning: Employer Information Session

May 25, 2022

You’re invited to an information session on how your organization can support student work-integrated learning.

Information Technology Students are available for co-ops, applied research and industry projects.
 

Exterior view of Manitou a bi Bii daziigae at Princess St and Elgin Ave

Exterior view of Manitou a bi Bii daziigae at Princess St. and Elgin Ave.

Learn about exciting employment opportunities for instruction and curriculum development at Red River College Polytechnic. Join senior academic leaders and faculty:

Date: Thursday, June 23, 2022
Time: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Location: Manitou a bi Bii daziigae, at 319 Elgin Avenue (view on Google Maps)

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Would you like to make a positive, direct impact on the next generation of IT professionals?
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Explore Employment at Red River College Polytechnic

April 26, 2022

Instructor Recruitment Event

Would you like to work at a place where you can make a positive, direct impact on the next generation of professionals in your field?
 

Exterior view of Manitou a bi Bii daziigae at Princess St and Elgin Ave

Exterior view of Manitou a bi Bii daziigae at Princess St. and Elgin Ave.

Learn about exciting employment opportunities for instruction and curriculum development at Red River College Polytechnic. Join senior academic leaders and faculty:

Date: Wednesday, May 11
Time: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Manitou a bi Bii daziigae, at 319 Elgin Avenue (view on Google Maps)

Register on Eventbrite

Red River College Polytechnic requires everyone on campus to wear a medical grade face mask. These masks will be available when you enter the building.
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Spotlight: Al McLeod

March 4, 2022

ACE Spotlight Series

This is the first in a series of spotlight articles, presented by Applied Computer Education (ACE), where we feature members and projects from the ACE department.

Introducing Al McLeod

Al McLeod is an honorary member of the ACE department, we met with Al to ask some questions about himself.

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Tell us about your experience at the ACE Project Space

February 3, 2022

Have you collaborated with the ACE Project Space on realizing a project? We would love to hear from you!

We are collecting information and stories about previous ACE Project Space projects to:

  • Celebrate successful projects,
  • Showcase to stakeholders,
  • Attract potential new project sponsors and funding, and
  • Promote the benefits of applied learning for our students.

Thank you very much for your time.

As there is a size limit (52MB) for images, we realize that you might need to make multiple submissions, or feel free to upload them to your own repository like Google Drive or Dropbox and send us a link.

ACE Project Space Featured Projects

Share Your Story With Us

Introduce your organization, describe your project at ACE Project Space and its benefit to your organization. (500 characters max)
Tell us about your experience with our students, the work they did on your project, and what they accomplished. Let us know if your company has grown or benefitted because of the project. (1500 characters max)
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Access Credit Union Innovation Centre’s Sprint To Innovate: The Innovation Challenge

September 23, 2021

Brought to you by Red River College, Tech Manitoba, and Faculty of Science-UM

Thank you to the Innovation Centre at Access Credit Union for being our Title Sponsor, and to our Event Sponsors: InVision Edge, Payworks, Tech Manitoba, Faculty of Science-UM, and RRC Polytech.

Friday, November 12 – Sunday, November 14, 2021 (virtual)

Sprint to Innovate pulls together students of various disciplines (technology, business, entrepreneurship, etc) from Manitoba post-secondary institutions (including our international partners) to learn about innovation, and collaborate in a fun and exciting challenge to build a minimum viable prototype in just two days. Read More →

ACE Virtual Exchange Program

January 28, 2021

The Applied Computer Education department at Red River College is hosting a three-week virtual exchange program this February with students from the International Federal Institute of Fortaleza (IFCE) in Brazil. The selected students will gain Canadian work experience while working on an IT industry project with a group of international students. There will also be online networking events that the students can attend. In the future, the plan is to execute the exchange in-person. Read More →

Red River College awarded $300,000 in Mitacs research grants

November 5, 2020

Canada’s fastest growing Mitacs funded college 2019-20

This news release originally appeared in RRC’s PR newsletter, November 5, 2020. Web version published here.

Red River College is now one of the fastest growing research colleges in Canada thanks to two new grants totaling $300,000 awarded by Mitacs earlier last month.

“Red River College is proud to be a leading Canadian institution in applied research,” said Fred Meier, RRC President and CEO. “We continue to expand our research efforts into new and emerging areas of technology – such as AI and machine learning – and through collaboration with businesses across Manitoba and our ACE Project Space.”

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Funding Opportunity: ICTC Work Integrated Learning

October 29, 2020

Hiring a student to work for your organization can help you launch your startup or validate your business ideas, and the Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC-CTIC) of Canada wants to help you do it. The ICTC-CTIC’s Work Integrated Learning (WIL Digital) program can cover the up to 75% of wages to hire a student, up to $7,500, over a four month term or longer if need be.

ICTC-CTIC’s WIL Digital is an innovative Work Integrated Learning program that helps employers grow their businesses by providing financial assistance for hiring post-secondary students.

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Come Visit Us at DisruptED Future!

January 29, 2020

It’s amazing what can happen in a year and it’s certainty more incredible when you consider the speed at which technology is evolving! Red River College’s Applied Computer Education department has been using technology to simplify education for students and educators alike. Between January 30 and 31st, we invite you to visit us at the DisruptED Conference to find out what we are doing in the areas of virtual reality, project management, and online learning. We’ll be on hand to help you participate in one or more technology demonstrations.
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