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Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Images of Research Voting Now Open! Voting is now open for the 3rd Annual University of Lethbridge Images of Research Competition! Thank you to all students who submitted images to this year's competition. This year 17 images were received from entrants across a variety of departments, including Sociology, Neuroscience, History, and Education. The diversity of the thought...
Friday, March 9, 2018
The University of Lethbridge's Centre for Oral History and Tradition in partnership with the Galt Museum & Archives is offering an Intermediate Community Oral History Workshop.  This workshop will focus on analyizing oral history interviews, ethical conduct in human subject research, First Nations oral history and funding community projects.    Date: Friday, March 9,...
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
On March 6th, come chat with a robot and learn about how technology is shaping the future of business. Lorne Rubis, Chief Evangelist of ATB Financial, will explore topics relating to organizational transformation through innovative technologies and how students can improve their employability during times of rapid change. The event will feature a keynote speech from Lorne...
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Through this annual one day conference, students and community members come together to learn from innovators and entrepreneurs who are leading change within organizations. The purpose of this conference is to expose students to the opportunities associated with family and small business, enabling those involved in family and small business with an opportunity to present...
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Wednesday Feb 28th 2PM-3PM Athabasca University faculty of Graduate Studies presents the following Webinar: Dr Debra Hoven will explore what makes a research topic or question "do-able". This involves aspects such as your area of interest, human and other resoures, access to participants, timelines, and where you hope it will take you on completion. This webinar will also...
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
2PM-3PM Athabasca University faculty of Graduate Studies presents the following Webinar: Dr Debra Hoven will explore what makes a research topic or question "do-able". This involves aspects such as your area of interest, human and other resources, access to participants, timelines, and where you hope it will take you on completion. This webinar will also address...
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
You are a specialist in your area of research. You may have a recently published study that could influence public policy and change people’s lives and yet you don’t feel comfortable sharing this expertise. The Office of Government Relations and Public Affairs is here to help you out and we’ve invited a trio of your colleagues who have worked extensively with media to...
Monday, January 29, 2018
Do you have gently used winter clothing hiding in your closet? Our international students are experiencing the Canadian winter in all its glory this year and the International Centre would like to help keep them warm. The International Centre will welcome toques, gloves, mittens, scarves, sweaters and winter coats. Students will be able to borrow winter gear and return...
Monday, January 29, 2018
The Speaker Medal for Distinguished Research, Scholarship or Performance recognizes the central importance of research, scholarship and performance to the philosophy and goals of the University. The medal is open to all full and part-time members of the academic staff currently employed at the U of L, or in the case of retired academic staff members, to those who have a...
Monday, January 29, 2018
The University of Lethbridge’s iGEM (International Genetically Engineered Machine) team made quite a splash at November’s annual jamboree, providing the springboard for one U of L student to participate on the world stage. For the complete story, visit Biological Weapons.
Monday, January 29, 2018
You are a specialist in your area of research. You may have a recently published study that could influence public policy and change people’s lives and yet you don’t feel comfortable sharing this expertise. The Office of Government Relations and Public Affairs is here to help you out and we’ve invited a trio of your colleagues who have worked extensively with media to...
Monday, January 22, 2018
In partnership with the Women’s Centre, the Sexual Violence Support & Education team will be offering a Peer to Peer, Sexual Violence Support Group on campus this semester (with lots of yummy self-care items/give-aways/offerings) starting Friday, January 26 on every Friday from 2 to 3:30 p.m.   Contact Whitney Balog to register.
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Dr. Ute Kothe (Chemistry & Biochemistry) & Dr. Yale Belanger (BA ’98) (Political Science) were inducted into the The College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists by The Royal Society of Canada recently. Both Ute and Yale were recognized for their outstanding contribution to their areas of academia. Take a peek at the videos (Dr. Kothe , Dr. Belanger) which...
Monday, December 4, 2017
From all of us at the School of Graduate Studies, we extend our best wishes for a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year filled with peace, joy, and success. A friendly reminder that the SGS office will be closed at 12:00 (noon) on December 22, 2017 and will reopen at 8:30 am on January 2, 2018. We hope to see you in the New Year!
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
SSHRC’s Storytellers contest challenges postsecondary students to show Canadians how social sciences and humanities research is affecting our lives, our world and our future for the better. The contest is open to all graduate and undergraduate students enrolled at Canadian postsecondary institutions. Their task is to tell, in three minutes or 300 words, the story of a...
Thursday, November 23, 2017
As part of 50 voices, Leon Crane Bear (MA '15) is Niitstapi (Blackfoot) from Siksika, Alberta. Listen as Leon discusses his experience as a graduate student of the Native American Studies program. Check it out here.
Thursday, November 9, 2017
Help inspire students to learn and solve problems through 3D technology by creating a lesson plan with a 3D printing or 3D design component. It can be a lesson for any subject. Contest Ends November 30, 2017 Visit www.pinshape.com/contests for contest information. To learn about 3D Printing or to access a 3D printer, contact Agility for an orientation: agility@uleth.ca
Thursday, November 9, 2017
The SGS Office will be closing at 2:00 p.m. on Friday November 10, 2017. In addition, the office will be closed Monday November 13, 2017 in observance of the statutory holiday. Regular office hours will resume on Tuesday, November 13, 2017. Any paperwork delivered during this time can be left in the SGS Dropbox located outside the office (B610).
Monday, October 30, 2017
Registration for Spring 2018 will begin on November 20, 2017. The following chart outlines the registration dates, for the Spring 2018 term. Once registration opens for a group, it will remain open until the waitlist period, when it will close for everyone. Registration will be closed from December 4 – 8, for wait listing. The timetable and the registration chart below...
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Agility is sponsoring four students – two from each uLethbridge Campus (Calgary and Lethbridge) – to attend the Canadian Food & Drink Summit 2017 in Calgary this Dec. 4 – 6. The summit broaches topics around the Canadian food sector including; enhancing health food and diets improving food safety and industry prosperity sustaining the environment the challenges of...
Monday, October 23, 2017
We are excited to announce the launch of ImaginePhD — a free, online career exploration and planning tool for Ph.D. students and postdoctoral scholars in the humanities and social sciences. ImaginePhD users are able to: assess their career-related skills, interests, and values explore careers paths appropriate to their disciplines create self-defined goals map out steps...
Monday, October 16, 2017
Sakarya, TURKEY DECEMBER 07-08, 2017 www.icqh.net CALL FOR PAPERS Dear Colleagues,   We would cordially invite you to the fourth “International Conference on Quality in Higher Education (ICQH)” organized by Sakarya University in Turkey.   The main purpose of the “International Conference on Quality in Higher Education” is to form a basis for future studies in the field...
Monday, October 16, 2017
The Sexual Violience and Education Team wants to hear from you! They invite community members to add their voice to this development & consultation process in anyway that is meaningful to them, while considering two questions: 1. What are the features of an ideal response by The University of Lethbridge to the problem of sexual violence involving members of the...
Monday, October 16, 2017
The University of Lethbridge Library has extended our trial subscription to the CARMA (Consortium for the Advancement of Research Methods and Analysis) Video Library of instructional webcasts for another year to gauge the extent of its usefulness. This renowned interdisciplinary program offers access to live and recorded training webcasts for faculty, graduate students,...
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Act to Enhance Post-Secondary Academic Bargaining: Changes to the Status of Postdoctoral Fellows at the University of Lethbridge Background The recently approved Act to Enhance Post-Secondary Academic Bargaining (previously “Bill 7”) has changed the status of Postdoctoral Fellows at Alberta post-secondary institutions, including the University of Lethbridge. University...

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