University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of April 30 to May 6

Monday, April 30, 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.


Lunch & Listen Concert Series

Friday, May 4, ATB Financial Community Room, Casa, 230 8 St. S.

In celebration of Casa’s fifth anniversary, this concert features Conservatory of Music students and will give the audience a glimpse into the music making that happens weekly at Casa. Admission is free.

Contact — Breeanne Fuller,


Showcasing student research into religious expression

Saturday, May 5, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and Sunday, May 6, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Anderson Hall

Undergraduate and graduate students will be presenting papers on the history, beliefs, practices, cultural contexts, and artistic and literary expressions of various religious traditions in this conference.

Contact — Dr. James Linville, 403-329-2537,


Jane’s Walk — RiverStone neighbourhood and the U of L

Saturday, May 5, 9:30 a.m., parking lot opposite St. Patrick Fine Arts Elementary School, 80 Rivergreen Road West

Exploring the northern portion of RiverStone and the open lands between it and the U of L, this walk includes the features of the neighbourhood and a tour of campus. The walk is one of several in Lethbridge Friday and Saturday. The event, created in Toronto in 2007, honours urban thinker Jane Jacobs. More information on Lethbridge walks can be found at Jane’s Walk 2018 Festival.

Contact — Genesis Hevia Orio (City of Lethbridge organizer), 403-329-7392,




Caroline Zentner, public affairs advisor

403-394-3975 or 403-795-5403 (cell)