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Posted On Monday, March 08, 2021

Keyano College is proud to recognize and celebrate International Women’s Day (IWD) today (March 8) as a global day of recognition celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women and girls, and raising awareness of the work left to be done. On this day, we take time to recognize women who inspire us all. 
International Women’s Day gives us a chance to reflect on the progress made towards achieving gender equality while recognizing...

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Posted On Friday, March 05, 2021

Recently, the environmental studies program sought to integrate unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) also known as drone equipment into their courses and presented the need for the technology to Keyano’s environmental science advisory committee. Thanks to the collective generosity of a local First Nation and industry, the program will be able to acquire the necessary equipment. Lead faculty member Dr. Marie-France Jones engaged in a conversation with the environmental science...
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Posted On Thursday, February 25, 2021

Fort McMurray – Mount Royal University (MRU) in consultation with Keyano College have decided not to renew a five-year agreement to offer a Collaborative Bachelor of Science – Environmental Sciences Degree at Keyano College.  The agreement is set to expire on August 31, 2021 and MRU stated in a letter that due to changing academic conditions, budgetary challenges, and weak demand for the program, they proposed not to renew the agreement.
 
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Posted On Thursday, February 04, 2021

Fort McMurray, AB                              
On Friday, January 29, Premier Jason Kenney announced that Alberta will begin to reduce restrictions on the province as the COVID-19 caseload declines.
During his press conference, Kenney announced that measures will relax using hospitalizations as the benchmark. He continued by saying that if cases spike in the future and a viral variant takes...

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Posted On Friday, January 08, 2021

With COVID-19 cases still surging, the Government of Alberta and Alberta Health Services has extended closures throughout the province which will continue to affect the Syncrude Sport and Wellness Centre (SSWC) and extend its closure for two weeks until at least January 21.
Here in part is the announcement from the Government of Alberta website: “All Albertans, businesses, organizations and service providers must continue to follow  existing health measures  until......

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