May 16 Career Reset Event Could Change Your Life

 Ready to improve your life or the lives of your family but don’t know where to start? Check out Ridgewater’s  new, free career exploration event – afternoon and evening options – specifically for adults on Tuesday, May 16 on the Willmar campus! “Career Reset: Training to Change Your Life” aims to help adults who haven’t attended…
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NDT Alum, National Industry President Gives Back To Ridgewater

Successful Ridgewater graduates might be humble, but that doesn’t mean Ridgewater isn’t going to share some excitement about how attending Ridgewater College created some opportunities and changed a life. Meet Dave Bajula. Spring is when Ridgewater technical programs invite industry professionals on campus for advisory discussions addressing continuous improvement and trends to keep training and curriculum current…
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AA Degree Transfer Simplified For Minnesota State

The post-secondary transfer process from one college to another has sometimes gotten a bad wrap. This fall, Minnesota State took a significant step to change “bad wrap” to “guaranteed admission.” Students earning community college Associate of Arts degrees like those awarded each year at Ridgewater College will now enjoy the peace of mind that goes…
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Cyber Hackers: Use Your Skills For Good

Talented computer gurus can do amazing, positive things with their knowledge. They  can develop software that monitors critical patients, programs that organize information for decision making or they can bring education to secluded parts of the world. From science and medicine to communications, business and entertainment, computers are at the core of so much of daily life. And…
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Mobile App Gurus: Write Your Own At Ridgewater!

  As of mid-2015, Google Play and the Apple App Store each offered more than 1.5 million mobile apps for users like you, according to Statista, an online Statistics Portal. Pocketgamer.biz says that developers are submitting more than 1,000 apps to Apple per day! Ridgewater students will now be part of the action! Mobile applications do everything from…
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