What's the common ground across art, science and ranching?

MFA student Christing Clark (BFA '10) is researching overcoming data illiteracy information apathy and bias in the audience when communicating socially significant issues like climate change.

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Why are some parents saying no to vaccinations?

It wasn’t until she took an undergraduate anthropology course at the University of Lethbridge that Jillian King (BASc ’12) discovered she had an interest in medical anthropology, the study of human health and health-care systems.

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How can yoga help deal with stress?

MEd, Counselling psychology student Kevan Bryant (BA/BEd '12) says her passion for research comes from a love of learning and being curious about how people can live their best most healthy and most meaningful lives.

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New program

Recognizing an increased need for Registered Nurses at the graduate level, the Faculty of Health Sciences is introducing a Master of Nursing program

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Online registration now available!

The SGS is excited to announce that graduate students in the MA, MFA, MMus, MSc, and PhD programs will now register online. See the Spring 2015 Registration Guide for details.

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Student support

A longtime faculty member and contributor to Supporting Our Students, Dr. Helen Kelley sees the program as delivering on the U of L promise to put students first

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How can I blend the theoretical with the practical in filmmaking?

It was his professors who encouraged MFA candidate C. Blake Evernden (BFA ’09) to continue on after his Bachelor of Fine Arts in new media to complete a master’s degree at the University of Lethbridge.

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What's at the heart of not-for-profits?

It’s a question that’s close to Gail McKenzie’s (BMgt ’07, MSc (Mgt) ’09) own heart. Having travelled abroad, Gail returned to Canada wanting to affect change in her  own community.

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Prestigious award

U of L iGEM team earns gold medal

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How do we care for our male caregivers?

It’s a question graduate student and registered nurse Ryan Waldorf (BN ’06) is investigating, and what he’s discovering, is concerning.

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