Our stories

University is all about the journey. Here are just a few shining students making the most of their uLethbridge experience.

Shining Student: John Little Bear's journey to Indigenous health advocacy

John Little Bear, Piitaa’aohkamii, chose uLethbridge because of the Aboriginal Health program and how close it is to his home. In his program, which blends Indigenous Ways of Knowing with Western health …

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Shining Student: Holly Kletke

Aspiring teacher Holly knew she would go to university, but wasn’t set on what to study. She applied to the combined music/education degree program at uLethbridge based on its strong reputation, after …

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Shining Student: Nathan Crow, Ponokohkyiaao

Business student Nathan felt a strong connection to uLethbridge long before he applied. The University resides on traditional Blackfoot territory and he is a proud member of the Kainai Nation (Blackfoot).

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Shining Student: David Awosoga

Track athlete David graduated from high school in Lethbridge, and knew how appealing University life would be in a place he was comfortable, so uLethbridge was the perfect option.

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Shining Student: Meghan Rennie

Meghan knew she was an artist from a young age. But when she started a business in Cold Lake, Alberta, at age 16, she discovered she also had a strong entrepreneurial spirit.

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Kalli Eagle Speaker (BASc ‘21) embraces cultural ways of knowing and beads her way into a research project and award recognition

"What might seem like just a needle picking up beads is so much more. There is a plethora of information that follows with it." Kalli Eagle Speaker (BASc ‘21) will be receiving her Bachelor …

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Curious Cayley Fleischman Embraces Opportunity on Campus

Cayley has embraced the unique experiences available at the U of L by joining the co-op program, completing both applied and independent studies, becoming a member of one of our campus sororities and working on …

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Valentine is gaining work experience and research skills

When Valentine Deregnaucourt moved to Canada from France, she looked for a university known for its research programs,innovation and work-integrated learning.

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Zaynab is learning to prepare for life's uncertainties

Zaynab Enayetullah knew choosing public health was the right decision as she watched the rise of the COVID-19 pandemic during her second semester at uLethbridge.

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