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Studying at Robertson September 28, 2022

Becoming a Better Ally: How to Honour National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Becoming a Better Ally: How to Honour National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Friday, September 30 is National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Canada. Many also refer to this day as Orange Shirt Day. Read on to learn about the day’s historical significance and...

Robertson Alum Olivia Haller receives the Alberta College of Pharmacy's 2022 Pharmacy Technician Achievement Award
Studying at Robertson September 16, 2022

Robertson alum wins 2022 Pharmacy Technician Achievement Award

  Robertson College (RC): Congratulations on being awarded the Alberta College of Pharmacy’s 2022 Pharmacy Technician Achievement Award — what an accomplishment! Could you start off by telling me a little bit about yourself? Olivia Haller (OH): Thank you – that means a lot!  I...

Studying at Robertson September 7, 2022

Industry Partner Spotlight – Turning Leaf

Turning Leaf, a not-for-profit organization based in Winnipeg, is one of Robertson’s key industry partners that facilitates learners’ practicum placements. The organization provides crisis intervention, treatment and support to vulnerable people in Winnipeg and Saskatchewan.  Andrea Whittle, HR Coordinator has had the pleasure of meeting...

Studying at Robertson August 23, 2022

An Inside Look Into a Career as a Pharmacy Assistant

Robertson College (RC): What sparked your interest in becoming a Pharmacy Assistant? Jamie Clark (JC): My journey to pharmacy was a little different than most. I was working as a cashier supervisor at a Shoppers Drug Mart while trying to figure out what I wanted...

Studying at Robertson August 19, 2022

Faculty Spotlight: Meet Morgan and learn about our Pharmacy Technician Program

Robertson’s Pharmacy Technician program is fully accredited by the Canadian Council for Accreditation of Pharmacy Programs and our Workforce Team is also here to support you on your career journey. Whether you want a hand writing your resume, tailoring your job search or connecting with...

exterior image of Robertson's new campus in Downtown Edmonton
Robertson News & Events August 15, 2022

Robertson’s New Campus Set to Open in Downtown Edmonton

Located at 10010 – 100 Street NW, Robertson’s new campus is conveniently located in Downtown Edmonton and provides students, faculty and staff with over 14,000 square feet of innovative learning and working space. Our new Edmonton campus will deliver health and community services hybrid programs...

Studying at Robertson July 20, 2022

Discover How the Workforce Team Can Support You On Your Career

Introducing the Workforce Team You’ve enrolled in your program, packed your backpack and started getting the hang of your courses. Then you decide it’s time to apply for your first career position. Where to begin?  Look no further than the Workforce Team – the ultimate...

Studying at Robertson June 14, 2022

A Letter to Robertson

Read Bor’s experience at Robertson and how the Network Security Technician program transformed his life and career, despite many challenges along the way.  My memories have been the parts and collections of my life, as an individual at the college. I remember the good days...

Studying at Robertson April 22, 2022

Robertson Grad Video 2020-2021

Congratulations to our 2020 – 2021 graduates! If you missed the virtual ceremony, you can watch the grad video here.

Studying at Robertson April 21, 2022

Alumni Spotlight: How Robertson College helped Calvin overcome his past

10 years ago, could you imagine where you are today? Calvin couldn’t.  “Definitely not, definitely not. And I owe that to Robertson College. They did change my life and if it wasn’t for them, I would not be doing what I love to do. And...

Studying at Robertson April 20, 2022

Alumni Spotlight: How Robertson helped Gale discover her love for tech

Before Robertson, Gale worked a job she wasn’t passionate about. She couldn’t wait until Friday and always dreaded Mondays.  That is, until she found Robertson College.  “Robertson’s career services really helped me get the position that I needed. If it wasn’t for them, I wouldn’t...

Career Advice March 31, 2022

Alumni Spotlight: Discover how Golda landed her dream career after Robertson

“My name is Golda. I am a mother. I am a wife, and I am a Robertson graduate.”  Golda has always wanted to work in healthcare and could envisioned herself working at the Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg.  Golda didn’t think she could go back...

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