News Releases

University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of October 19 to 24

Mon, 10/19/2015
The University of Lethbridge has a number of 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. Department of Modern Languages speaker series — How to Look at Billboards #2, Gilles Mossiére Monday, Oct. 19, 3 to 4 p.m. D634 University Hall

University of Lethbridge honours Dr. Igor Kovalchuk with 2015 Speaker Research Award

Fri, 10/16/2015
Recognized as a pioneering researcher at the forefront of plant genome stability and the burgeoning field of epigenetics, Dr. Igor Kovalchuk has been named the 2015 winner of the University of Lethbridge’s Speaker Research Award

Chief Victor Buffalo to be presented with University of Lethbridge Honorary Degree

Thu, 10/15/2015
Renowned businessman, statesman and diplomat, former Samson Cree Nation Chief Victor Buffalo, will be bestowed a 2015 Honorary Degree by the University of Lethbridge Senate

University of Lethbridge to present agriculture leader Cor Van Raay with Honorary Degree

Wed, 10/14/2015
The University of Lethbridge Senate is honoured to announce it is recognizing Alberta agriculture innovator and entrepreneur Cor Van Raay with a 2015 Honorary Degree

University of Lethbridge brings renowned RNA researcher to southern Alberta for Gairdner lecture events

Tue, 10/13/2015
The University of Lethbridge’s Alberta RNA Research and Training Institute (ARRTI) is thrilled to partner with the Canada Gairdner Foundation in bringing 2015 Canada Gairdner Foundation International Award winner Dr. Lynne Maquat to southern Alberta for a series of public speaker events

Celebration of new graduates, medal winners and honorary degrees at Fall 2015 Convocation ceremony

Tue, 10/13/2015
The University of Lethbridge is looking forward to celebrating the hard work and achievements of its newest group of graduates at this fall’s convocation ceremony scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17

University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of October 13 to 17

Tue, 10/13/2015
The University of Lethbridge has a number of 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

Enrolment up at the University of Lethbridge’s Calgary campus

Fri, 10/09/2015
This fall, the University of Lethbridge welcomed one of the largest groups of students in its history, with a significant increase in the number of new students starting their classes at the Calgary campus. Enrolment in Calgary increased by 2.6 per cent, for a total of 795 students. Dr. Mike Mahon, U of L president, announced the figure during his annual Fiat Lux address on Wednesday, Oct. 7.

Enrolment up significantly at the University of Lethbridge

Fri, 10/09/2015
This fall, the University of Lethbridge welcomed one of the largest groups of students in its history. The number of students registered at the U of L totals 8,453, which represents an increase of 2.8 per cent from last fall. Dr. Mike Mahon, U of L president, announced the figure during his annual Fiat Lux address on Wednesday, Oct. 7.

Expert in American water law to study Alberta’s water rules as Fulbright Visiting Research Chair at the U of L

Thu, 10/08/2015
The hot, dry summer across western North America was a reminder of the importance of carefully managing the water supply but it’s something Reed Benson, a faculty member in the University of New Mexico School of Law, has been aware of since his earliest days growing up on the American plains.

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