News Releases

University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of May 24 to 29

Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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. MRI installation Tuesday, May 24, 11 a.m. to noon, northeast side of the Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience

Local businessman and former University of Lethbridge Board of Governors Chair to receive honorary degree

Thursday, May 19, 2016
The University of Lethbridge is pleased to announce the third of its 2016 Honorary Degree recipients – local businessman and ninth Chair of the U of L Board of Governors, Gordon E. Jong (BSc ’80, BMgt ’82)

University of Lethbridge Alumni Association announces its 2016 award winners

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
The University of Lethbridge Alumni Association is proud to recognize a diverse and accomplished group of alumni as its 2016 Alumni Honour Society inductees, the Distinguished Alumnus of the Year and the Young Alumnus Achievement Award winner

Renowned sociologist Dr. Susan McDaniel to receive University of Lethbridge Speaker Research Award

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Regarded as one of the leading social demographers in the world, Dr. Susan McDaniel has been named the winner of the 2016 University of Lethbridge Speaker Research Award

University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of May 16 to 22

Monday, May 16, 2016
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. Hearing Loss Awareness Month — Deaf and Hear Association Monday, May 16, 7 to 9 p.m., Andy’s Place AH100

Nursing researcher, educator to be granted University of Lethbridge Honorary Degree

Thursday, May 12, 2016
The University of Lethbridge is pleased to announce the second of its 2016 Honorary Degree recipients – esteemed nursing educator Dr. Nancy Edwards.

Study to examine the use of acupuncture as treatment for children with anxiety

Thursday, May 12, 2016
A new pilot study at the University of Lethbridge is taking a traditional approach to a complex problem and determining the feasibility of using acupuncture in treating children with anxiety.

Post-diploma Bachelor of Health Sciences program now available to Calgary area health-care practitioners

Monday, May 9, 2016
Diploma-trained health-care practitioners will have the opportunity to earn a baccalaureate degree and subsequently remove barriers to accessing front-line management positions with the introduction of a post-diploma Bachelor of Health Sciences program at the University of Lethbridge’s Calgary Campus.

University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of May 9 to 15

Monday, May 9, 2016
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. Campus Hotel Brand launch party Tuesday, May 10, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Mt. Blakiston House Residence, Aperture Park West

University of Lethbridge to present world-renowned neuroscientist Dr. Terry Robinson with Honorary Degree

Thursday, May 5, 2016
The University of Lethbridge Senate is pleased to announce the first of its 2016 Honorary Degree recipients – alumnus and leading neuroscientist Dr. Terry Robinson (BASc ’72).