News Releases

Online group therapy helps adults with anxiety and depression, new review finds

Monday, January 17, 2022
University of Lethbridge researchers see group approach as way to increase access to much-needed assistance The COVID-19 pandemic continues to have profound impacts on the mental health of adults. A new review by University of Lethbridge researchers highlights a way to increase public access to effective psychological therapies in an online environment. 

Faculty of Fine Arts introduces Spirit Prize in support of Indigenous student art development 

Thursday, January 13, 2022
Alumnus Terry Whitehead (BA ’94) helps establish $2,500 cash award The Faculty of Fine Arts is inviting applications for the Spirit Prize, an award to support the career and artistic development of an Indigenous student at the University of Lethbridge.

Canada Research Chair appointments support U of L expertise in water and agriculture

Wednesday, January 12, 2022
Two University of Lethbridge researchers have earned Canada Research Chair appointments, as announced by the Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry today. Dr. Jean-Denys Hamel, an assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, has been appointed a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Organofluorine Chemistry and Catalysis. Dr. Steve Wiseman, an associate professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, has been reappointed a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Aquatic and Mechanistic Toxicology.