News Releases

International child and youth studies conference looks to engage local practitioners

Thu, 04/09/2015
Leading researchers and practitioners will examine the state of child and youth studies at an international conference to be held at the University of Lethbridge in May.

Use of innovative couples therapy to be expanded thanks to research grant and partnership with Alberta Health Services

Thu, 04/09/2015
A major two-year grant worth $153,000 from the Alberta Gambling Research Institute will allow University of Lethbridge Health Sciences professors, Drs. Bonnie Lee and Darren Christensen, and their team to gauge the effect of a specialized couples counselling model.

University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of April 7 to April 11

Tue, 04/07/2015
The University of Lethbridge has a number of events lined up this week that may be of interest to your readers, viewers and listeners.

Provocative new book opens doors on life at Alberta’s Michener Centre during province’s eugenics years

Wed, 04/01/2015
Dr. Claudia Malacrida has thrown the doors open on an era of Alberta’s past that many would prefer to forget.

University of Lethbridge introduces 2015 Alumni Honour Society inductees

Tue, 03/31/2015
The University of Lethbridge Alumni Association is pleased to announce its 2015 Alumni Honour Society inductees. A total of five distinguished alumni are being inducted this year, representing the fine arts, architecture, nursing education, public service and athletics.

Growing global phenomenon of atomic tourism sparks unique research project by U of L professor and artist

Mon, 03/30/2015
It has been 70 years since the world was introduced to the devastating power of an atomic bomb, and as the anniversary of the first detonation approaches, a University of Lethbridge professor is embarking on a unique project that examines the growing global phenomenon of atomic tourism – one that attracts millions of visitors each year to significant sites of atomic history.

Igniting passion for science at heart of University of Lethbridge’s support of SCI-FUSION 2015

Thu, 03/26/2015
The University of Lethbridge is proud to be the host and presenting sponsor of SCI-FUSION 2015, the Lethbridge Regional Science Fair & APEGA Science Olympics, Mar. 27-28 in the 1st Choice Savings Centre for Sport and Wellness

Community builder Ian Hill to address Faculty of Management students

Thu, 03/26/2015
WHO: Ian Hill, founder of The Changing Point WHEN: Friday, March 27, 12 p.m. WHERE: Markin Hall Atrium WHAT: Hill, a business leader and humanitarian, will be in Lethbridge Friday for a workshop with students in the Faculty of Management and to deliver a keynote address Friday night at the Management Students’ Society year-end gala.

Return of University of Lethbridge Engineering Transfer program welcomed by industry, students alike

Mon, 03/23/2015
With more than double the applicants for available spaces, the University of Lethbridge’s Engineering Transfer program is getting the stamp of approval from students looking to become engineers.

University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of March 23 to March 28

Mon, 03/23/2015
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.