$15,000 Donated For 2016-17 Ridgewater Machine Tool Students

If you’ve ever considered training for a career that’s in high demand but you weren’t sure if you could afford it, now’s a great time to explore Ridgewater College’s Machine Tool Technology. The program is the proud recipient of a $15,000 grant that will directly benefit program students through scholarships for the 2016-17 school year.…
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Student Show-and-Tell At Ridgewater Today

Show-and-Tell for students at Ridgewater’s Hutchinson Campus won’t include bunnies or lizards, but it will include computer-generated animations, Pickles the local cable TV star, electronic designer portfolios, 3D drafted and machined projects, mobile apps, marketing plans, art projects, strategies for raising great kids, and other cool stuff. Meet students who are changing their lives at…
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Manufacturing Jobs 2.0

Careers in manufacturing are a thing of the past, right?   You’re not alone if you believe that the era of a robust U.S. manufacturing economy – and careers in the sector – are all but dead.  And why wouldn’t one think that were the case?  News about the great recession, government bailouts of auto manufacturing giants…
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Pure Innocence by Amy Bast

Photography Students’ Talent Displayed In Print Competition

  Every year, students in Ridgewater’s Professional Photography program put their best work up against classmates in a print competition.  The student works are judged and critiqued by well-respected professional photographers from across the region.  As you will see by the attached images, the judges’ decisions can’t be easy!  These works illustrate the amazing talents…
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Early Childhood Education Students Recognized By United Way

Students from Ridgewater’s Early Childhood Education program received the Top Volunteer Award last week by the United Way of West Central Minnesota.  The award, which was presented at the United Way’s Thank You Event on Friday, May 20, is in recognition of the work of Early Childhood Education students in developing curricula and activities for the Literacy…
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