SHINE, The Campaign for the University of Lethbridge

Thanks to your support, leadership and advocacy, SHINE: The Campaign for the University of Lethbridge, has exceeded its goals.

SHINE: The Campaign for the University of Lethbridge exceeds its goals



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What your support enables

Your gifts directly support students, programs, teaching, research and infrastructure, and the impact of your generosity extends much further. It reaches into communities, connects people and answers questions facing all of us, making a difference today and creating a legacy that will improve life for generations to come.

Advancing Indigenous ways of knowing

On September 30, 2021, Canada solemnly paused in recognition of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Throughout the week, the University of Lethbridge reflected upon a painful and unjust part of Canadian …

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Transformation in progress: the Dhillon School of Business since its renaming

On March 14, 2018, the Faculty of Management was renamed the Dhillon School of Business (DSB), accelerating the school’s transformative journey. Today, the DSB continues to strengthen its quality of programming, work …

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Dr. Roy Golsteyn takes the natural approach in his research program

Golsteyn heads the Prairie to Pharmacy research program that has been investigating the medicinal properties of the prairie plants that dot this unique setting for nearly a decade.

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Campaign Highlights

There have been many highlights throughout the campaign that have transformed the University of Lethbridge, and will continue to shape our university and region well into the future.


Difference Makers

More than 11,000 donors stepped forward to support the University of Lethbridge. Here are just a few of their stories.

Giving Tuesday exceeds goals and generates support for student food security

Over the course of the day, donors chose to give back in several ways, buying breakfast for students, raising funds for the ULSU Food Bank and Little Library Food Pantries, and collecting …

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Dr. Dennis Connolly has supported students throughout his 54-year career

Only two words are needed to describe school spirit at the University of Lethbridge — Dennis Connolly

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Dr. Cor Van Raay helps secure the future of agribusiness in southern Alberta

Cor Van Raay had his eye on the future of the area when he donated funds to establish the Cor Van Raay Southern Alberta Agribusiness Program.

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Looking to the future

As SHINE, the Campaign for the University of Lethbridge concludes, the next chapter of our work is just beginning. Together, we will continue to make southern Alberta a brighter, more vibrant and prosperous place for everyone.