News Releases

University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of December 3 to 9

Monday, December 3, 2018
The University of Lethbridge has several events lined up this week that may be of interest to your readers, viewers and listeners. Members of the media who are interested in covering these events are encouraged to contact the individual event organizer directly.                                                        Modern Languages Speaker Series — Dr. Jean-Baptiste Leca Monday, Dec. 3, 2 to 3 p.m., AH118, Anderson Hall

Cavendish Farms title sponsor for 2019 U SPORTS University Cup Men’s Hockey National Championship

Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Cavendish Farms announced Wednesday that it is throwing its support behind the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns as the title sponsor of the 2019 U SPORTS University Cup Men’s Hockey National Championship.

Advisory - University to announce title sponsor for 2019 U SPORTS University Cup Men’s Hockey National Championship

Tuesday, November 27, 2018
WHAT: Pronghorn Athletics, U SPORTS and a prominent industry partner will announce the title sponsor for the 2019 U SPORTS University Cup Men’s Hockey National Championship WHERE: Enmax Centre WHEN: Wednesday, November 28, 2019 at 11 a.m. WHO: Representatives from Pronghorn Athletics, the U of L Pronghorns Men’s Hockey team and alumni, and our industry partner will be available to discuss the community partnership in presenting this national championship event

University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of November 26 to December 2

Monday, November 26, 2018
The University of Lethbridge has several events lined up this week that may be of interest to your readers, viewers and listeners. Members of the media who are interested in covering these events are encouraged to contact the individual event organizer directly.                                                        Religious Rights and Freedom of Conscience: Are they always compatible with the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms? Monday, Nov. 26, 7 to 9 p.m., Lethbridge Public Library Community Room, Main Branch

ARRTI Speaker Series lecturer Dr. Nils Walter to explore development of new antimicrobial drugs

Friday, November 23, 2018
One of the pioneers in creating an understanding of how RNA is a major regulator in our cells, the University of Michigan’s Dr. Nils Walter, is the featured guest for the Alberta RNA Research and Training Institute (ARRTI) Speaker Series.

Broadcaster and former NHL goaltender Kelly Hrudey to headline 7th Annual Pronghorns Scholarship Breakfast

Thursday, November 22, 2018
Former National Hockey League goaltender and Hockey Night in Canada broadcaster Kelly Hrudey will headline the 7th Annual Pronghorns Scholarship Breakfast on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 in the 1st Choice Savings Centre gymnasium.

PUBlic Professor Series talk explores why Canadians remember some wars and let others fade

Monday, November 19, 2018
The first time the new Dominion of Canada sent troops overseas, and the first time it fought in a war against another country, was on the veldts of South Africa. This would seem, among those who associate military firsts with national maturity, to be a significant milestone. But Canadians, by and large, don’t remember their participation in the Second Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902).

Advisory - University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of November 19 to 25

Monday, November 19, 2018
The University of Lethbridge has several events lined up this week that may be of interest to your readers, viewers and listeners. Members of the media who are interested in covering these events are encouraged to contact the individual event organizer directly.

Two U of L professors receive renewed Canada Research Chair funding

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Dr. Kristine Alexander, a University of Lethbridge history professor, and Dr. Locke Spencer, a U of L experimental astrophysicist, will continue their leading-edge research with the renewal of their Tier 2 Canada Research Chair funding.

U Sports Men’s National Hockey Championship comes to Lethbridge

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
It’s just the fourth time in the University of Lethbridge’s 51-year history that it will host a U Sports national championship, and the first time the country’s best men’s hockey programs will battle on Enmax Centre ice for the right to raise the David Johnston University Cup. Today, ticket sales opened for the prestigious U Sports Men’s National Hockey Championship tournament.