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Featured menu items: Coffee, Cookies and Career Tips

April 10, 2017 • Written by

The RRC Student Support Services team is here to assist you in your transition from College to career!

Stop by Room P107 – Exchange District Campus for coffee and cookies, and ask us questions related to your job search.

RRC Career Cafe
April 11, 2017, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
P107 – Exchange District Campus

Each serving of cookie and coffee comes with tips of your choice including resumes, cover letters, interviews, managing interview anxiety, self-care in the workplace, student work permits, communicating your needs in the workplace, excelling in the workplace, and English at work!

We also will have a professional photographer on site to provide you with a free professional headshot, perfect for your LinkedIn profile!

We look forward to seeing you there!

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Job Fair: MTEC Hospitality, Tourism and Retail

March 6, 2017 • Written by

MTEC is holding our Semi-Annual Job Fair at the RBC Convention Centre from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm on Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Current employers participating are: mtec-logo-top

  • Assiniboine Park Conservancy
  • Canad Inns
  • Downtown Winnipeg BIZ
  • MTEC College
  • RBC Convention Centre
  • Summer Bounce
  • Travel Manitoba

Keep your eye on the MTEC Job Board for the most current list of employers.

Bring copies of your resume to the event and be ready to talk about your skills with the recruiting employers.

For more information, visit: Manitoba Tourism Education Council


For tips on how to make the best out of job fairs, visit Student Employment Services’ Online Employment Resources or book an appointment with an RRC Employment Advisor at 204.632.3966 or JobCentre@rrc.ca.

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Employer on-Campus: Canadian Armed Forces

October 11, 2016 • Written by

eoc-forcesCareers with the Canadian Armed Forces

The Canadian Armed Forces invites all students to an information session! Join us to learn more about the wide range of part- and full-time opportunities with the Forces including the areas of:

Engineering   Business Administration   Human Resource Management
Culinary Arts   Creative Communications   Public Relations

 Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Room P107 – CGA Manitoba Room
Exchange District Campus, 160 Princess Street
11:00 am – 12:00 noon

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Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Room 305
Patterson GlobalFoods Institute, 504 Main Street
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

 Register online at: http://connect.rrc.ca/SES
If you have difficulty registering contact Student Employment Services at 204.632.3966.

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: November 21, 2016
Limited seating available – sign up early!

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You’re Invited to a Rally in Innovation Alley

September 25, 2016 • Written by

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Red River College is a proud sponsor of North Forge’s Block Party in Innovation Alley, located on Adelaide Street just South of Red River College’s Roblin Centre in the Exchange District. If you’ve ever dreamed of becoming an entrepreneur, or would like to see or share innovative and creative ideas in business, technology or life in general, you don’t want to miss this event.

The party goes from 1:30 – 7:00 pm on Tuesday September 27th.

RED Forum – Important Student Information

May 9, 2016 • Written by

This is a reminder that all classes will be cancelled on Friday May 13, 2016, (unless otherwise indicated by your program,) in order for Red River College to host the RED Forum – A day for all RRC employees.

RED Forum is a one-day professional development event that will focus on Relationships, Education, and Direction, and will take place entirely at the Notre Dame Campus. For more information on the RED Forum, you can visit www.rrc.ca/redforum

In addition to classes being cancelled, the following areas will be closed:

  • Notre Dame Library
  • The Campus Store
  • The Print Shoppe
  • The Buffalo and Voyageur Cafeteria
  • Otto’s
  • Tim Hortons
  • The Cave
  • The Ox
  • Student Services Centre and Registrar’s Office

All services will re-open for student use on Monday, May 16, 2016.

Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

If you have any questions, please speak with your instructor, class rep, or the program coordinator for your program area.

New Support for ESL Students

March 18, 2016 • Written by

ESLThe Academic Success Centre is offering a new support for ESL students – the ESL Conversation Group . This group will provide ESL students with an opportunity to build their oral communication skills and confidence, both for academic and workplace contexts.

Upcoming ESL Conversation Group Sessions:

Notre Dame Campus

Session #1 – Small Talk & Networking

Wednesday, March 23, 11am-12pm (D307), 12-1pm (D307), OR 4-5pm (D304)

Session #2 – “Elevator Speech” & Interview Skills Friday, April 8, 11am-12pm (D307), 12-1pm (D307), OR 4-5pm (D209)

Exchange District Campus

Session #1 – Small Talk & Networking Thursday, March 24, 11am-12pm, 12-1pm, OR 4-5pm (P107)

Session #2 – Practicing for the Job Interview Thursday, April 7, 11am-12pm, 12-1pm, OR 4-5pm (P304)

Please visit the Academic Success Centre website for more information, or contact Kaleigh Quinn at kquinn@rrc.ca or 204.631.3472.

ESL Tutoring:

In addition to the ESL Conversation Group, the Academic Success Centre also offers ESL tutoring to students. Interested students can apply online , visit our office in person (NDC – D110 & EDC – P210), or contact Kaleigh Quinn at kquinn@rrc.ca or 204.631.3472.

 

Employer on-Campus: K+S Potash Canada

January 11, 2016 • Written by

Red River College Student Employment Services Employer On-Campus

K+S Potash Canada

Information Session

K+S Potash Canada invites graduating students of the following Engineering and Trades programs to an information session:

Civil, Electrical, Electronic, Instrumentation, Mechanical, Power Engineering, Welding, Steamfitter/Pipefitter, and Industrial Electrical

Join us to learn more about the wide range of opportunities with K+S Potash Canada.

Thursday, January 28, 2016

White Lecture Theatre, Notre Dame Campus

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

(Refreshments provided)

Register online at: http://connect.rrc.ca/SES

Deadline for registration: January 25, 2016


On-Campus Interviews

On-campus interviews will also be held on January 28th

To be considered for an interview, apply to K+S Potash Canada job postings on Job Central at https://jobcentral.rrc.ca.

Deadline for applications: January 25, 2016

For more information, please contact Red River College’s Student Employment Services.Employer on Campus Template.indd

Winter Fitness Classes Now Free for Students!!

January 7, 2016 • Written by

Red River College Athletics and Recreation Services offers Group Fitness Programs suited to all interests and fitness levels. Our highly trained and enthusiastic instructors will lead you through a fun and challenging workout suited to you.

Registered Programs For 2016 Winter Term

Here are some the classes already scheduled for next year!

Boot Camps with Jesse on Mondays from 12:05pm to 12:50pm and Wednesdays from 11:05am to 11:50am.

Yoga with Amanda and Shannon on Mondays from 4:15pm to 5:15pm and Thursdays from 4:15pm to 5:15pm

Dynamic Core with Lesley on Tuesdays from 12:05pm to 12:50pm and Thursdays from 12:05pm to 12:50pm.

Cardio Fusion with Ming on Tuesdays from 4:15pm to 5:00pm.

20/20 Stack Training with Lesley on Wednesdays from 11:05pm to 11:50pm

Spin with Lesley on Thursdays from 11:05pm to 12:50pm.

Fitness Classes Now Free for Students!!!

Starting in 2016, all Fitness Classes are free to use for RRC Students. Students can fill out Fitness Class registration form, minus payment, and drop it off or email to Recreation Coordinator Cole Skinner @ coskinner@rrc.ca or GM20 in the North Gym. Students are also welcome to drop in the fitness classes as well, provided space available.

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Regular classes will start January 25th and run until April 11.

Drop in cards for 5 or 10 classes per term can also be purchased.

Free Week

Not quite ready to sign up? Want to try a class but not fully commit? Then Free Week is for you! January 18-22, all of our Fitness Classes are free to try for everyone. Bring a friend and have some fun!

RBC Campus Recruitment Live LinkedIn Chats

January 8, 2015 • Written by

RBC LinkedIn Chats are back!

Want to learn more about RBC and some of the different businesses? If yes then you will want to join the LinkedIn Chats and submit your questions to join the conversation.

Date: Sessions to run weekly from January 15th – February 5th

Time: 12:00-1:00pm EST

Location: Online! Those who wish to participate must join the LinkedIn RBC Campus Recruiting group to submit their questions and to read the responses. These sessions will be live and the content will be available after for those who cannot make it.

Date Topic
January 15 Canadian Banking – Advice Centres
January 22 Technology & Operations
January 29 GAM/Wealth
February 5 Diversity & Campus Recruiting

 

    @RBC4Students                                                  RBC Campus Recruitment

 

For additional information, contact Red River College’s Student Employment Services.

Exam and Holiday Operating Hours

December 7, 2014 • Written by

During the exam and holidays the the North Gym, South Gym, Loft and EDC Fitness Facility operate under reduced hours due to exams being in the gyms and general College closures. The hours are as follows:

North Gym and Loft hours for exams and holidays

From December 12 to the 19th the North Gym and Loft will operate under reduced hours due to exams

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