News Releases

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

Country music legend Ian D. Tyson to receive University of Lethbridge Honorary Degree

Thu, 05/21/2015
The University of Lethbridge Senate is pleased to announce its fourth 2015 Honorary Degree recipient – Canadian music icon Ian D. Tyson

University of Lethbridge Chancellor’s Dinner to welcome Varzari, celebrate awards of distinction

Fri, 05/15/2015
The University of Lethbridge’s annual Chancellor’s Dinner promises to be a notable affair this spring as it will mark the first official event for newly installed Chancellor, Janice Varzari

University of Lethbridge Senate to present world leading astrophysicist Dr. Gregory Fahlman with Honorary Degree

Thu, 05/14/2015
The University of Lethbridge Senate is pleased to announce the third of its 2015 Honorary Degree recipients – world leading astrophysicist, researcher and educator Dr. Gregory Fahlman

Celebrate ideas, innovation and invention at University of Lethbridge’s Exploration Expo 2015

Thu, 05/14/2015
A year after opening the eyes and engaging the minds of southern Albertans with the inaugural Exploration Expo, the popular event is back, and the University of Lethbridge is eager to introduce even more people to the groundbreaking research taking place on campus

Graduate student nursing award created to honour legacy of former U of L professor’s grandmother

Wed, 05/13/2015
An unexpected financial windfall and the desire to honour a family legacy have led to the creation of a new graduate student nursing scholarship at the University of Lethbridge

Researcher receives grant to support her research in Institute for Child and Youth Studies

Tue, 05/12/2015
Dr. Erin Spring, a post-doctoral fellow with the University of Lethbridge’s Institute for Child and Youth Studies (I-CYS), will build on her doctoral research as she embarks on a local project with First Nations young adults