News Releases

Donors establish Josh Burton Memorial Award

Tue, 10/06/2015
As a tribute to a young man whose heart was full of music and beloved by all who met him, Wayne and Jasmine Burton have established a scholarship in honour of their nephew, Josh Burton.

Registration for Spooky Science Weekend opens Thursday

Tue, 10/06/2015
Parents who want to avoid being haunted by their children this Halloween can register them for the popular Spooky Science Weekend beginning Thursday, October 8. Children aged five to 12 are invited to participate in a variety of Halloween-themed science activities in three separate sessions at the University of Lethbridge. Youngsters will be creating stomp rockets, performing crime scene investigations, using ghost cannons and making ice cream using liquid nitrogen.

University of Lethbridge experts available to speak to Mental Illness Awareness Week issues

Mon, 10/05/2015
The week of Oct. 4-10, 2015 marks Mental Illness Awareness Week in Canada, a national pubic education campaign designed to bring attention to the reality of mental illness

University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of October 5 to 10

Mon, 10/05/2015
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. Canadian Election Panel — Drs. Geoffrey Hale, Harold Jansen and Alan Siaroff Monday, Oct. 5, 4 to 6 p.m. Anderson Hall 118

New AGILITY Innovation Series to bring business leaders to University of Lethbridge campuses

Mon, 10/05/2015
The University of Lethbridge’s new experiential learning program, AGILITY, is off and running this fall and with it comes a new speaker series that will give students the opportunity to learn from renowned business leaders and industry experts

American neuroscientist to spend fall semester at U of L through Fulbright Canada and the Palix Foundation

Thu, 10/01/2015
A new partnership between Fulbright Canada and the Palix Foundation’s Alberta Family Wellness Initiative has brought three world-class researchers to Alberta through the Distinguished Visiting Research Chairs in Brain Science, and Child and Family Health and Wellness program.

Donors to establish Josh Burton Memorial Award

Thu, 10/01/2015
Dr. Wayne and Jasmine Burton to establish a memorial award to celebrate the legacy of their nephew Josh Burton.

Students’ business idea benefits local businesses and students

Wed, 09/30/2015
CampAd was created to be an on-campus advertiser to connect students to the local business community.

Friends of Health Sciences Award to honour two Kainai physicians for their work to curb fentanyl use

Mon, 09/28/2015
This year’s Friends of Health Sciences award recognizes two Kainai physicians who have shown exemplary leadership in mobilizing their community to respond to the fentanyl crisis. The work of Dr. Susan Christenson and Dr. Esther Tailfeathers has saved numerous lives.

University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of September 28 to October 3

Mon, 09/28/2015
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. ART NOW — Sky Goodden Monday, Sept. 28, noon to 12:50 p.m., Recital Hall, W570

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