News Releases

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.

Lethcamp 2015 brings educators together for the second annual unconference

Wed, 03/18/2015
Based on the success of the inaugural Lethcamp unconference last year, organizers had no doubts they wanted to use the model again this year. Organized by education students at the University of Lethbridge, Saturday’s unconference will start with creating an agenda that’s driven by participants.

Fashion design and fine arts students to benefit from partnership between Lethbridge College and University of Lethbridge

Wed, 03/18/2015
March 18, 2015 – Creative art and design students from across Canada can take advantage of a new partnership between Lethbridge College and the University of Lethbridge. Starting this fall, the agreement provides for an easy transfer from the college’s Fashion Design and Sustainable Production diploma program into a degree program in the University’s Department of Theatre and Dramatic Arts.

Youth science outreach programs receive Government of Canada funding, southern Alberta students to benefit

Wed, 03/18/2015
More southern Alberta students will experience science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) programs thanks to a Government of Canada investment that supports the Actua network, including the Destination Exploration program at the University of Lethbridge.

Debut of IME’s 2015 City Y’d Street Hockey Tournament to benefit youth programs at Lethbridge YMCA

Tue, 03/17/2015
The University of Lethbridge’s Integrated Management Experience (IME) program is challenging local businesses to take to the street – and play some hockey in support of the YMCA.