Lethbridge to launch entrepreneurship program for agricultural innovation

July 13, 2018

Lethbridge College will launch its Agricultural Entrepreneur in Residence program this September by pairing students with local industry partners, reports the Lethbridge Herald. Participants in the program will receive industry mentorship as they develop and test solutions for present-day challenges. “Our AgENT participants will focus on idea generation and outside-the-box thinking,” said Program Co-ordinator Megan Shapka. “We’re providing opportunities to develop foundational skills and inspire entrepreneurial spirit.” Kenny Corscadden, Associate Vice President of Research and Dean of the Centre for Technology, Environment and Design told the Herald that the program’s solutions-based focus will benefit students from a wide range of disciplines. Lethbridge Herald