News Releases

Annual Ahead of the Herd summer orientation for new students and families is Sunday, June 7

Fri, 06/05/2015
Prospective University of Lethbridge students and associated family members will get an opportunity to experience the U of L campus and meet U of L staff members, student mentors and volunteers during the annual Ahead of the Herd summer orientation.

University of Lethbridge students present Zumbathon fundraiser to support Nepal humanitarian mission

Thu, 06/04/2015
University of Lethbridge students have organized a Zumbathon fundraising event in support of a proposed humanitarian mission to assist the people of Nepal in the wake of the devastating earthquakes that struck the region.

Cancer-fighting properties of the buffalo bean being investigated by U of L research team

Tue, 06/02/2015
Biology professor and cancer researcher Dr. Roy Golsteyn may have found the building blocks to a new cancer-fighting drug — and it was growing in the prairie landscape outside his University of Lethbridge lab all along

Debby Steacy honoured with 2015 University of Lethbridge Volunteer Award

Fri, 05/29/2015
On Thursday, the University of Lethbridge recognized the late Debby Steacy for her longstanding commitment to promoting Pronghorn athletes by awarding her the 2015 University of Lethbridge Volunteer Award

Canada Foundation for Innovation investment to support creation of cutting-edge cellular imaging research centre

Fri, 05/29/2015
The University of Lethbridge will embark on the creation of a new interdisciplinary research facility that promises to be Canada’s leading cellular imaging research centre

Apparel technology and fine arts students to benefit from University of Lethbridge and Olds College partnership

Thu, 05/28/2015
Creative design students from across Canada can take advantage of the first ever partnership between Olds College and the University of Lethbridge

University of Lethbridge celebrates Spring 2015 Convocation medal winners

Wed, 05/27/2015
The University of Lethbridge celebrates the achievements of its newest graduates at the 2015 Spring Convocation, May 28 and 29

Doolittle appointed as University of Lethbridge Board of Governors Teaching Chair

Tue, 05/26/2015
An educator who embraces research-informed teaching, promotes socially engaged global learning and cultivates an inclusive learning environment, Lisa Doolittle has been appointed a Board of Governors Teaching Chair

Local octopus expert Dr. Jennifer Mather featured in latest installment of Scientists in the Field book series

Mon, 05/25/2015
Renowned octopus expert Dr. Jennifer Mather and her team of researchers are featured in a new book, The Octopus Scientists: Exploring the Mind of a Mollusk, the most recent addition to the Scientists in the Field book series

University of Lethbridge anthropologist Dr. Jan Newberry named 2015 recipient of Distinguished Teaching Award

Mon, 05/25/2015
Renowned anthropologist, researcher and dedicated teacher Dr. Jan Newberry has been named the winner of the University of Lethbridge’s 2015 Distinguished Teaching Award