• What the Vote? Your Guide to Provincial Election

    There are 4 candidates I can vote for, how does that work? Election results in Canada are determined by a system of voting called “first past the post” in which the successful candidate only has to receive more votes than anyone else not the majority of the votes, this is also referred to as a […]

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  • As We Go On We Remember all the Times We Had Together

    With the 2014/2015 school year coming to an end here at Grande Prairie Regional College, we wanted to take this time out to thank our outgoing Executive Team. Throughout their terms each Executive worked very hard to make this year exceptionally amazing for all GPRC students.  From our Mental Health week to our De-Stress events […]

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  • Just the Gist: Alberta Candidates Plans for Post Secondary

    Below are the policies of the 5 provincial parties in Alberta as they relate to post-secondary education: The Alberta Party “Provide stable funding and improve access to post-secondary education” Cap tuition increases at the rate of inflation Ensure all Alberta students who qualify for post-secondary education have access to a space Restore the Summer Temporary […]

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  • Post-Secondary Funding and You

    Students were not surprised March 26th when the Alberta budget was unveiled which included a 4.1% decrease in funding to post secondary education over two years. Albertans will see continued decreases in funding for post secondary in future budgets. This will ultimately create a new funding model for post secondary: one in which relies less […]

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