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New Technology Bringing Post-Secondary Education Closer To Rural Students

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New Technology Bringing Post-Secondary Education Closer To Rural Students (VIDEO)
Photo caption:  Winkler Campus Manager, Joanne Unrau in front of the two large display screens in one of their telepresence rooms.

The Red River College Campus in Winkler continues to broaden opportunities for students through the use of technology.

Winkler Campus Manager, Joanne Unrau says the ‘Cisco’ technology allows a direct connection to classrooms at other campuses set up with the same capabilities. The paired classrooms are set up with display screens, and highly sensitive cameras and microphones. The rooms essentially allow students in Winkler to fully participate in a class taking place at another campus and vice versa, and all without leaving their home region. […]

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