News Releases

Researcher and educator, Dr. Bryan Kolb, to be awarded Honorary Degree by University of Lethbridge

Thu, 05/07/2015
The University of Lethbridge Senate is pleased to announce the second of its 2015 Honorary Degree recipients – internationally renowned behavioural neuroscience expert and academic, Dr. Bryan Kolb

Artist Tanya Harnett elected to the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts

Thu, 05/07/2015
Tanya Harnett, a University of Lethbridge professor teaching in both the Art and Native American Studies departments, joins an illustrious group as a newly elected member of the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts (RCA)

U of L sociologist Kazemipur wins prestigious book award

Wed, 05/06/2015
Dr. Abdie Kazemipur, a University of Lethbridge professor of sociology and the University Scholar research chair in social sciences, has been named by the Canadian Sociological Association (CSA) as this year’s recipient of The John Porter Tradition of Excellence Book Award for his recent book The Muslim Question in Canada: A Story of Segmented Integration (2014, UBC Press)

Media opportunities during the Mapping the Landscapes of Childhood II conference

Wed, 05/06/2015
Media are invited to take advantage of two opportunities, one on Friday and one on Saturday, to interview the following speakers and presenters

University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of May 4 to May 9

Mon, 05/04/2015
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.

International child and youth studies conference open to the public

Mon, 05/04/2015
The University of Lethbridge Institute for Child and Youth Studies’ (I-CYS) second annual Mapping the Landscapes of Childhood conference will bring leading researchers and professionals in the field of child and youth studies to Lethbridge and organizers welcome local practitioners to attend

Experts available - University of Lethbridge researchers explore issues related to National Mental Health Week

Thu, 04/30/2015
The week of May 4-10, 2015 marks the 64th annual Canadian Mental Health Association Mental Health Week, with this year’s focus on the mental health and well-being of men and boys.

University of Lethbridge Senate to present world-renowned scholar Dr. Xiaoyi Bao with Honorary Degree

Thu, 04/30/2015
The University of Lethbridge Senate is pleased to announce the first of its 2015 Honorary Degree recipients – fiber optics researcher and one of the world’s most accomplished female scientists, Dr. Xiaoyi Bao

University of Lethbridge appoints Dr. Erasmus Okine as new Vice-President (Research)

Tue, 04/28/2015
One of the country’s top agricultural researchers and a proven cultivator of undergraduate and graduate student research is coming to the University of Lethbridge. Dr. Erasmus Okine is the University’s new Vice-President (Research) after being approved by the U of L’s Board of Governors earlier today. His appointment is effective July 1, 2015.

High school students participate in fourth annual Let’s DO Science Day

Tue, 04/21/2015
High school students from across southern Alberta will participate in a variety of science activities at the University of Lethbridge during Let’s DO Science Day on Thursday, April 30.

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