News Releases

University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of April 23 to 29

Monday, April 23, 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.                                             Private Clinics Monday, April 23, 6:30 p.m., Rooms A & B, Lethbridge Senior Citizens Organization, 500 11 St. S.

U of L Board of Governors appoints five research chairs

Friday, April 20, 2018
Five new appointments as Board of Governors Research Chairs highlight the exceptional scholarly work of a diverse cadre of professors at the University of Lethbridge.

Berezan’s substantial contributions to University of Lethbridge recognized through U of L Volunteer Award

Thursday, April 19, 2018
As the University of Lethbridge celebrates National Volunteer Week, it is proud to announce James Berezan as the 2018 recipient of the University of Lethbridge Volunteer Award.

University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of April 16 to 22

Monday, April 16, 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.                                             Department of Art Open House and Awards Ceremony Monday, April 16, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Level 8, Centre for the Arts

University of Lethbridge to honour benefactor Bob Dhillon at annual Scholarship Dinner

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
The University of Lethbridge’s Dhillon School of Business will celebrate its 31st Annual Scholarship Dinner on Friday, Apr. 13 at 6 p.m. at the Coast Hotel and Conference Centre by honouring Navjeet (Bob) Dhillon.

University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of April 9 to 15

Monday, April 9, 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.                                             Wellness Lunch & Learn — Nordic Pole Walking Tuesday, April 10, noon to 1 p.m., AH100, Andy’s Place, Anderson Hall

University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of April 3 to 8

Tuesday, April 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.                                             Contemporary Emotion Research & Its Relevance for Clinical Practice Tuesday, April 3, 3 p.m., M1035, Markin Hall

University of Lethbridge attracts world-leading research scientist through Canada 150 Research Chairs program

Thursday, March 29, 2018
One of the world’s leading biophysics scientists is coming to the University of Lethbridge as part of the Canada 150 Research Chairs program. Dr. Borries Demeler, a world-renowned expert on analytical ultracentrifugation (AUC), is one of 25-plus scientists who will receive funding under the Canada 150 Research Chairs program. The Federal Government invested $117.6 million in Budget 2017 to this one-time program designed to attract the world’s most talented researchers and scholars to Canada.

Dhillon School of Business students join forces with Lethbridge College on experiential learning project

Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Friday, Apr. 6, 2018 No Horsin’ Around Culinary Cook-Off to benefit Lethbridge Therapeutic Riding Association The Lethbridge Therapeutic Riding Association is getting a helping hand from students at both the University of Lethbridge and Lethbridge College.

The changing face of the Canadian family

Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Canadian families are becoming more diverse and they’re pretty stable units overall, as shown in the sixth and latest edition of Close Relations. Authored by Dr. Susan McDaniel, a University of Lethbridge sociology professor and director of the Prentice Institute, along with Dr. Lorne Tepperman from the University of Toronto and Dr. Sandra Colavecchia from McMaster University, the latest edition draws statistics from a variety of sources to paint a portrait of Canadian families.