Host: Safety and Health Services; Presenters: Jodi Pluchinsky, Breanna Sawatzky, and Dayna Graham
Red River College Polytechnic is committed to the safety and health of our College community. Learn more about the safety measures in place on campus, what you need to know when accessing the campus, and how you can best set up your study space at home. Information will also be presented about on-campus and virtual programs to support your physical, social, and mental health.
Host: RRC Sustainability; Presenter: Whitney Crooks
River College runs a comprehensive sustainable transportation program. From carpooling, to biking and busing. Learn about all of the different ways you can get to campus and the supports that are available to you on campus. Whether you are partially on campus, or for a future gradual return-to-campus, this information can help guide your sustainable commute.
Host: Student Counselling Services (SCS)
Presenter: Pamela Rosen (SCS) and Jennifer M Gaulin
We welcome you to meet our Student Counselling Services team! We are here to help students work through personal struggles, develop skills to manage better, and enjoy their college experience. Learn about the resources available to you!
Host: Student Accessibility Services (SAS)
Presenter: Lori Walkow (SAS) and Jill Patterson (SAS)
Meet our Student Accessibility Services team! Accessibility Services works collaboratively with students, faculty and support staff to identify and implement strategies to ensure that all students can have an equal opportunity to achieve their educational goals.
In this short session, learn about Exam Accommodations, Assistive Technology, and Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services.
Host: Awards, Scholarships, and Bursaries; Presenter: Darlene Funk
Are your financial circumstances getting in the way of your academic success? Are you interested in the awards, bursaries, and scholarships available to Red River College Polytechnic students? Would you like to learn more about Manitoba Student Aid (MSA) and the types of funding available?
If you've answered yes to any of these questions, check out this session! We review the list of awards, bursaries, and scholarships available to Red River College Polytechnic students, as well as how and when to apply. We also review financial assistance available from Manitoba Student Aid, including types of funding and the application process.
Host: RRC Students' Association; Presenters: Avery Halldorson (SA President), Christa Gobin (Student Service Coordinator), Mandeep Sidhu (SA Internal), Austin Burtniak (SA External), Jahnavi (SA Academic)
Learn about your Students' Association. In this session, we talk about all the fun events and activities we will have on campus and virtually this year. We also tell you about the Students Extended Health & Dental Benefits & RRC International Emergency RRCSA - Health & Dental Plan. Additionally, learn how to get involved, meet new people, create a club, and boost your resume with volunteering opportunities, and much more!