News Releases

U of L hosts Puzzle of Sexual Orientation conference

Wed, 07/22/2015
Some of the world’s foremost sex researchers have gathered this week at the University of Lethbridge for ‘The Puzzle of Sexual Orientation: What Is It and How Does It Work?’ conference from July 21 to 24

National women’s soccer coach, John Herdman, the featured speaker for 2015 Pronghorns Scholarship Breakfast

Fri, 07/17/2015
Pronghorn Athletics is proud to present Canadian Senior Women’s National Soccer Team head coach John Herdman as the featured speaker for the 2015 Pronghorns Scholarship Breakfast, Tuesday, September 29, 2015 in the 1st Choice Savings Centre gym

News Release - Government of Canada Supports Innovation in Life Sciences Sector

Wed, 07/08/2015
Today, the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced an investment for the University of Lethbridge in support of the establishment of the first synthetic biology maker space (Synbridge) in Alberta

University of Lethbridge researcher Dr. Judith Kulig available to speak to wildfire events, recovery

Wed, 07/08/2015
University of Lethbridge Faculty of Health Sciences researcher Dr. Judith Kulig, through her work with the Rural Wildfire Study Group, is a renowned expert on rural health issues and community resiliency, particularly in communities that have experienced wildfire events

Ken McInnes named Interim Executive Director, Sport and Recreation Services

Mon, 07/06/2015
The University of Lethbridge has named human resources professional Ken McInnes as its interim director of Sport and Recreation Services (SRS)

University of Lethbridge approves schematic design for transformational Destination Project

Thu, 06/25/2015
The University of Lethbridge Board of Governors recently approved the schematic design for the Destination Project, clearing the way for the transformational project to progress to its next stage – design development

Business of agriculture to be the focus of inaugural Cor Van Raay Agribusiness Case Competition

Tue, 06/23/2015
The University of Lethbridge and Lethbridge College are collaborating on a new venture that will present a challenge to students and begin to lay the foundation for the future of agribusiness in southern Alberta. The Cor Van Raay Agribusiness Case Competition, scheduled for Nov. 6-8, 2015, is the first of its kind in western Canada

Life-size, interactive lab mock-up gives glimpse of Destination Project teaching and lab space

Tue, 06/23/2015
An opportunity to tour a life-size lab mock-up, speak to faculty members who contributed to its design, as well as the project manager on the next steps in the development of the Destination Project

University of Lethbridge awarded record $3.9 million in NSERC funding

Mon, 06/22/2015
The University of Lethbridge was awarded a record $3.9 million of funding from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) this year, with U of L researchers earning support for projects in neuroscience, biological sciences, psychology, chemistry & biochemistry, physics & astronomy, geography and mathematics & computer science

U of L alum heads up ozone measurement program in New Zealand

Thu, 06/18/2015
Dr. Richard Querel (MSc ’08, PhD ’10), who studied under Dr. David Naylor, leads the ozone measurement program at the Lauder Atmospheric Research Station