“We had the privilege of attending a conference on Parliament Hill in Ottawa. It was definitely a humbling experience. We got the chance to meet many intelligent, inspiring people, and we gained knowledge about various fields. Our wonderful team from GPRC was there to support us the whole time.” Read Anwar’s Story
Research & Innovation offers applied learning experiences for students through various programs and avenues. Students who work with us can access a number of career building opportunities:
• Paid research assistantship positions
• Faculty-mentored, student directed projects
• Internships, work placements, and visiting scholarship opportunities
Why engage in applied learning?
• To deepen your understanding of the subject matter
• To boost your resume or CV
• To gain valuable experience in your field
Contact Ejibola to discuss your research project or your interest in an applied learning opportunity:
Coordinator, Student Projects
Read about students who have worked with us:
After months of work on a research initiative focused on addressing mental health challenges in the community, three GPRC students were rewarded for their efforts with a trip to Ottawa and a chance to participate in a national research conference.
Demica Pusch, Anwar Tuhl and Brittany Cowen attended Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICa... Read More
Candice Coombs didn’t know what to expect when she began her internship with GPRC NBDC-TAC in April. She grew up in Annapolis Valley, an agricultural hub in Nova Scotia, where she developed the love for bees and apiculture that she has today. “I really like the eusociality of bees,” she said. “I think they’re a good mi... Read More
As any recent college graduate will tell you, the best way to prepare for the ‘real world’ is by getting hands-on experience while still in school. That is what GPRC alumnus Matt Martin has been doing for two straight summers thanks to a double internship opportunity: first with the College’s Information Technology (IT) department... Read More
GPRC students get to put their classroom work into practise doing real-world research to help community agencies this summer thanks to the College’s new Undergrad Student Research Awar... Read More
One of many things that makes GPRC unique is the on-campus Friendship Centre, a space for Indigenous and non-Indigenous students to gather and participate in social and cultural programs. Although there are many Friendship Centres across the country, GPRC is the first college in Canada to host a Friendship Centre on-campus.
GPRC alum... Read More