Social Good Hackathon
One of our biggest missions at RED is to create impact, so we try to work on projects with clients and partners who care about people. We were recently part of the Social Good Hackathon held at Sandbox by the DMZ. It was an amazing weekend where creative minds came together to create solutions.
Student Showcase Winter 2017
Every cohort we hold a student showcase where our students present their best client projects to family, friends, community partners and just about anyone interested in seeing the high-quality work that RED students produce. This Thursday, March 30th, 2017, seven student groups have been selected to present!
5 Steps Towards Better Teamwork
Teamwork and group collaboration play a big part in the student experience at RED Academy. Our students learn technical skills, but really get a chance to develop their soft skills in a team environment. Sometimes it can be challenging, but there always ways to improve and grow as a team member.
Why Choose RED Academy After Graduating from University
We do our best to provide our students with the best experience right from the start of the admissions process. We try to make it easy for them to choose RED Academy by listening to their goals both personally and professionally. Whether they’re switching careers or finishing up a degree at University, we help them […]
Tech Trends of 2017: The Future Awaits
A new year is a blank canvas, ready to be painted with new opportunities, players, and ideas. Who will take the lead? Which startup will become the next unicorn? Which social platform will reign? A lot can happen in the next 365, so we’ve polled the RED team to hear what they think will be the next […]
RED Academy Review: Meet Kurtis
Chances are that you’ve had at least one job that you didn’t like. Every time the alarm went off you groaned knowing you’d have to get through the next eight hours. You lived for Friday and loathed every Monday, and never felt passionate or fulfilled. Sound familiar? Well, Kurtis was one of those people, so […]
Virtual Reality, The New Frontier
While this past year saw Virtual Reality become more accessible with the introduction of Google Cardboard and HTC Vive Headsets, the power of this technology has merely scratched the surface. Matt, our Chief Operating Officer, recently shared the vast possibilities this platform has for Canada in The Huffington Post. From forensic investigations to mental health, it’s clear that VR […]
Community Partner: Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland
Community support is an integral component of what we do. Whether in UX, Digital Marketing, or App Development, we pair our students with non-profits, charities, and start-ups to provide them with free services while also allowing our students to build their portfolio. One of these is Community Partner Big Sister of BC Lower Mainland.