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Upcoming Events for International Students

We invite you to join our upcoming events.

General Question and Answer Virtual Session

Multiple Sessions (Please see below) | 9:30 to 10:30am MST

 

Who Should Attend: New and continuing international students for Winter 2023

Description: Do you have questions about studying at Red Deer Polytechnic? Not sure which courses to register in or how to submit your tuition fee payment? Join us at the RDP International General Question and Answer Virtual Session to ask your questions and receive advice from a member of the RDP International team.

You may sign-up for any of our upcoming sessions:

Friday, February 10, 2023, 9:30-10:30am MST
Friday, February 24, 2023, 9:30-10:30am MST

Register to attend a session

Canada Revenue Agency Income Tax Basics and Scams for International Students Information Session (Virtual)

Multiple Sessions (Please see below) | 10:00am to 11:00am MST

Who Should Attend: Current international students

Description: Join the Canada Revenue Agency and RDP International at the Virtual Information Session on Income Tax Basics and Scams for International Students. Learn about Canada’s tax system – 

  • What are taxes 
  • Who needs to file taxes 
  • How and when to file taxes 
  • How to protect yourself from scams 

You may sign-up for any of our upcoming sessions:

Monday, February 6, 2023, 10:00am-11:00am MST
Tuesday, March 7, 2023, 10:00am-11:00am MST

Where: Blackboard Collaborate Ultra (Link provided upon registration)

Click here to register!

Academic Integrity and Canadian Academic Culture Information Session 

 

Who Should Attend: Current international students

Description: Start your semester off on the right foot with an interactive Academic Integrity and Canadian Academic Culture information session. Learn about essential practices and Canadian classroom norms to help you succeed in your studies. This information session will be virtually and is open to all international students registered this Winter 2023 term 

Wednesday, February 8, 2023, 10:00am- 11:00am MST

Where: Blackboard Collaborate Ultra (Link provided upon registration)

Click here to register!

Filipino Culture Week

 

Who Should Attend: Current international students

Description: Join RDP International and the Filipino Society as we celebrate and share Filipino culture on campus We will offer a series of events during the Week of February 13th. Please see details below: 

Harana Session (February 14 at 11:00am – 12:00pm | The Forum) 

Harana is a Filipino tradition of serenading your romantic interest. Drop-by The Forum on February 14th at 11:00am – 12:00pm to listen to classic Filipino music, performed by Steven Hufalar from The Last Minute Band.  

Traditional Filipino Games (February 15 at 10:00am – 2:00pm | The Forum) 

Traditional Filipino games are an essential part of Filipino childhood. These games help them socialize, make new friends in the neighbourhood, and pass the time during the day. Drop-by the Forum to experience being a child growing up in the Philippines with games and snacks. 

*Event sponsored by RBC On-Campus. 

Filipino Karaoke Night (February 16 at 4:00pm – 6:00pm | The Gathering Place) 

Karaoke is a big part of after-work Filipino culture. Be your own star and belt your heart out for the afternoon at The Gathering Place (Room 1009). Sing Filipino OPMs (Original Pinoy Music) or even your favourite international music like Pop, RnB, or Kpop
 

Drop-In and open to all RDP student, staff, faculty!

 

Questions? Contact international [at] rdpolytech [dot] ca (RDP International)