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  • Orange Shirt Day Wednesday, Sep 30, 2020
    Sep
    30

    Wednesday September 30th has been declared Orange Shirt Day in recognition of the harm the residential school system did to Indigenous children's sense of self-esteem and wellbeing. Orange Shirt Day is an affirmation of our commitment to ensure that “Every Child Matters” - that everyone around us matters. 

  • Extraction and Purification for the Cannabis/Hemp Industry - Free Webinar Thursday, Oct 08, 2020
    Oct
    08

    FREE WEBINAR AS AN INTRODUCTION TO CNB 7005

    October 8, 2020 @ 11:30am - 1pm MST

    Students will learn about the processes involved for the extraction of cannabis oil and the process required to produce different qualities of refined and purified oil from cannabis and industrial hemp. This includes processes for industrial drying, milling and different extraction technologies with a focus on supercritical CO2 extraction, technologies for fractionation and purification. The students will also learn basic physicochemical principles governing the extraction and purification processes for a clear understanding of the process sequence and the selection of the technology for extraction. At the end of the course, the students will be able to identify the main steps to produce cannabis oils at different concentrations and identify the main principles operating each of the processes.

    Pre Requisite: Understanding of the chemistry of cannabis, the main components present in the plant and their basic properties.

  • Olds College Open House Friday, Oct 16, 2020
    Oct
    16

    Open House 2020

    Join us from the comfort of your home and learn more about Olds College at our Virtual Open House!

  • AgSmart Demonstration and Education Exposition Tuesday, Aug 10, 2021
    Aug
    10

    AgSmart

    During this two-day event, farmers will have an opportunity to interact with cutting-edge high-tech ag players and experience the latest innovations first-hand. The show will feature education workshops, in-field demonstrations and an exhibit fair profiling some of the latest commercialized products that are transforming the Ag industry here in Alberta and throughout the globe.