Olds College named in Top 50 Research Colleges

Olds College is proud to be listed as one of Canada’s Top 50 Research Colleges, according to Research Infosource Inc. Moving up 10 spots on the list this year, Olds College is one of five Alberta college’s that made the national list. Olds College was also ranked in the top 10 of medium size colleges for number of research partnerships and number of completed research projects.

“We are very pleased to be listed as one of the top research colleges in the country,” comment

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Tree of Hope fundraising continues

The Three Hills and District Palliative Care Society, Tree of Hope, found something of a silver lining in the midst of the COVID-19 restrictions.

Having lost the opportunity to be present at the annual Christmas Market for two days they found instead the “open door” to set up their display and receive donations at the Makers’ Mark store on Main Street. They are receiving donations until after Christmas.

The Tree of Hope has been an annual fund raising event for the past 10 yea

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Introducing The Craft Beef Co.

Buying direct and buying the best doesn’t always go hand-in-hand. Well, it does at The Craft Beef Co. The thing is, their growing company supplies much more than just beef.

Greg and Trish Tetz co-founded the idea about two years ago, as they operated the Tetz Cattle Co., west of Three Hills, a fourth generation cattle operation.

Trish is the president of the newly established Craft Beef Co. This venture is made-up of a hand-picked collection of Alberta producers who raise local beef and o

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University of Alberta banner flown at half-mast in remembrance of Charlene Martha Knudsen

The University of Alberta banner was flown at half-mast December 14 and 15, 2020 in remembrance of Charlene Martha Knudsen who at the time of her death was a PhD student in the Department of Human Ecology.

Charlene had deep roots in the University of Alberta community. She completed her Bachelor of Science Nursing with distinction (1994) and her Masters of Education in Educational Psychology (1998). She began her PhD in Human Ecology in 2017.

She was passionate about improving well-being of vul

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