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  • Olds College Welcomes Paul Thiel as New Thought Leader in Smart Agriculture

    Smart Ag Thought Leader - Paul Theil

    The Thought Leader is an advisor, connector and collaborator for Olds College and Canada’s Smart Agriculture Ecosystem. The role is designed to engage an individual for a two to three year period,  as a way to support Olds College’s engagement and leadership in education, training and applied research in agriculture and technology.  ...more

  • Barley Trail Wins Bronze at Alberta Beer Awards

    Pouring beer into an Olds College Brewery Glass

    The Olds College Brewery took home multiple awards at the 2021 Alberta Beer Awards, winning Silver in the American-Style Wheat Beer category with Hay City, as well as taking Bronze with Barley Trail in the All-Alberta Malt category.


  • Field Crop Development Centre Sets Strategic Direction

    FCDC Strategic Plan

    In January, 2021 the Field Crop Development Centre transitioned from the ministry of Alberta Agriculture and Forestry to Olds College. Focused on developing enhanced cereal varieties for feed, forage, malt, food and bio-industrial uses, the FCDC research program is made up of plant breeding, pathology, quality and biotechnology development. ...more

  • Olds College Launches Microcredentials

    Olds College launches microcredentials in horticulture production, cannabis retail, and beverage production. A microcredential is a short-term, flexible certification that recognizes a specific skill, learning outcome or competency that allows learners to quickly develop job specific skills. ...more

  • BASF Digital Farming commits $300,000 in support of HyperLayer Data Concept

    Dr. Alex Melnitchouck, Chief Technology Officer at Olds College Reviewing HyperLayer Data

    BASF Digital Farming has announced a $300,000 donation to Olds College, as part of its three-year commitment to support the Olds College Smart Farm.  ...more

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  • OC Campus Career Fair Wednesday, Nov 17, 2021

    2021 Career Fair

    Join us for a full day of networking and meaningful connections with the diverse and skilled students of Olds College! It's a great opportunity to look for employees or to promote careers within your industry. November 17, 2021 from 11-5 p.m. in the Alumni Centre.

    Prepare for the Career Fair:

    Resume Writing workshops November 15 at 12pm - 1pm or 3:30pm - 4:30pm at E-learning Center Room 954/955. Be ready for the Career Fair and be entered to win a ShopOC Gift Card! Register: ow.ly/TpQm50GJKh5 

    Virtual Interview Skills Workshop November 16 at 3:30 pm. Once you’ve got a great resume, it’s time to nail that interview! You’ll leave feeling confident in interviews and be entered to win a ShopOC Gift Card! Register: ow.ly/MeC950GKQpo


  • Long Night Against Procrastination Tuesday, Nov 23, 2021

    Long Night Against Procrastination