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Tri-Agency Research Funding Eligibility at RDP

Red Deer Polytechnic has received CIHR Eligibility and renewed SSHRC and NSERC Eligibility following a rigorous application process.

Timmy's Happy Christmas 1974 takes place at Red Deer Polytechnic on December 2

A Not-So Prodigal Son Comes Home for Christmas

Tim Tamashiro, Bright Boy of Blackfalds and one of Red Deer Polytechnic’s (1988) favourite grads, is coming home this December. 

Tristan Wine

Connection to RDP continues after convocation

Tristan Wine’s connection to Red Deer Polytechnic (RDP) has extended beyond graduation.  

6 Reasons Not to Skip Out on New Student Orientation

Are you new to Red Deer Polytechnic and unsure what to expect as a student? You're not alone. This is a new chapter in your life, and studying at a post-secondary institution can feel overwhelming, especially if you don't know where to start. 

Dianne De Ferrari

RDP’s Practical Nursing student benefits from international opportunity

Through the RDP Abroad Practical Nursing Experience in St. Lucia, Dianne De Ferrari has received unique career and life-enhancing global experiences.  

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Celebration of Black Strength, Resilience and Passion

February is Black History Month in Canada, where we honour the contributions, achievements and lived experiences of Black community members. At Red Deer Polytechnic, we honour the contributions, achievements

Meet Maddyson, the Go-Getter

"My future goal is to be a police officer soon and work on the border. I have wanted to be a police officer since grade 8, and now that I'm going to school to reach that goal, I couldn't be happier. I want to be someone people can look up to and trust.

Advice from Instructors: How to Prepare for a Final Exam

Are you feeling that end-of-term stress before final exams? You're not alone.


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