Lakehead University is excited to announce that it has partnered with RBC and Riipen - North America’s largest experiential learning platform and marketplace dedicated to helping connect students with industry and community partners to complete short-term class projects, virtual internships, and co-operative education opportunities.
Through Riipen, instructors will have access to a network of over 10,000 businesses and non-profits globally to design classroom experiences that help students develop valuable job-ready skills through project-based learning opportunities.
Riipen is available for all faculty, in all disciplines, working with all levels of students, in-class, online experiences, and remote internships. Riipen offers end-to-end support, including course project ideation and design, technical support and student onboarding, and matchmaking with industry partners globally.
Using the robust and easy-to-use tools within the Riipen platform, it's easy to create, manage, and report on experiential learning opportunities.
- Visit the Lakehead University Riipen Portal to learn more and to set up a consultation with a member of the Riipen team to get started.
- Download the one-pager for educators.
- Riipen is fully integrated with mycourselink/D2L. These Instructions for adding a Riipen link to an online course site are also available in the Riipen section on mycourselink (Help).
- Questions? Contact us at email@example.com or schedule a call with our dedicated Account Manager Harris Green by following this link: Meet with Harris
To learn more, information sessions are held weekly on Thursdays at 1:00 pm EST.
This initiative is supported by the RBC Future Launch program.
By using Riipen, you are agreeing to their terms of service and related policies.