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Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Version française ci-dessous Mitacs Elevate is now accepting applications for two-year postdoctoral funding: $55,000 annual award (plus $7,500 per year non-cash value in training) Exclusive, customized professional development training Long-term collaborative research project with a non-academic partner Deadlines: Letter of intent and Conflict of Interest...
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
The School of Graduate Studies would like to extend congratulations to uLethbridge 3MT winner Mashal Fida (MSc, Neuroscience), who received Honorable Mention at the 2017 3MT Western Regional competition. During the competition, Fida competed against top winners from 16 Western Canadian universities. Fida’s presentation titled “Sex Differences in Spatial Navigation Using...
Monday, May 1, 2017
As part of Research Week 2017, Dr. Reginald Bibby (Department of Sociology) and Dr. Bryan Kolb (Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience), both Officers of the Order of Canada, shared their experiences and anecdotes about research at the University of Lethbridge, its growth since the 1970s and how this research has impacted our community. 50 years of research - Dr...
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Announcement from School of Graduate Studies Dean Robert Wood I am pleased to announce that, effective May 1, 2017, Danielle Lenaour will be the new Manager of the School of Graduate Studies. Danielle is an alumnus of the University of Lethbridge and has served as Program Specialist in the School of Graduate Studies since 2012. This position has allowed her to gain a...
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Dr. Brenda Leung, in the Public Health Program, Faculty of Health Sciences, is working in conjunction with the Integrative Health Institute at the University of Alberta to provide opportunities for students to gain research experience. Students will learn about the barriers and facilitators to shared decision making between patients and health care providers. The goal of...
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Research Assistant Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Lethbridge Dr. Brenda Leung, Faculty of Health Sciences, is looking for a Research Assistant for studies requiring qualitative and quantitative research skills and experience. Reporting to Dr. Leung, the Research Assistant will be responsible for the ongoing coordination and management of multiple research...
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
SCI-FUSION is a combination of two events, the Lethbridge Regional Science Fair and the Lethbridge Science Olympics. SCI-FUSION is open to students in grades 4 - 12 from southwest Alberta schools. The top three projects from the regional fair (Grades 7 - 12) are invited to compete at CANADA-WIDE SCIENCE FAIR 2017 in Regina, Saskatchewan in May 2017. Volunteers are needed...
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
In 2016 as part of a collaboration with the Centre for Scholarly Communication's Journal Incubator, the Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) established a student-edited journal. The Meeting of the Minds Graduate Journal has just published its first issue, containing seven articles from a variety of disciplines. The inaugural issue features submissions from the...
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
How do you condense years of research into one slide and a three-minute presentation? Ask Mashal Fida (MSc, Neuroscience), who knows all about it. Fida took the top prize in the 2017 uLethbridge Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition hosted on campus on Friday March 17, 2017. Fida, a Master of Science student in the Department of Neuroscience competed against nine other...
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Voting is now open for the 2nd Annual uLethbridge Images of Research Competition! Thank you to all students who submitted images to this year's competition. This year 9 images were received from entrants across a variety of departments, including Biological Sciences, Neuroscience, Geography, Management, and Chemistry/Biochemistry. The diversity of the thought provoking...
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Society for Social Studies of Science (4S) Call for panel: Making Medical Innovation Ethical August 30 to September 2, 2017 Boston, Massachusetts, USA Organized by the Science, Technology, and Medicine section of the Society for Medical Anthropology New medical technologies often challenge and remake frameworks for evaluating the ethics of biomedical procedures. This...
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
The Graduate School of Social Sciences at the University of Amsterdam invites you to explore drug policy at the Summer Institute on Alcohol, Drugs and Addiction (9 July - 21 July 2017) in one of the most beautiful and progressive cities in Europe! For information about tuition fees, scholarships and further details please visit the website www.uva.nl/summer-addiction.
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
CRITICAL STUDIES ON FOOD IN ITALY SUMMER 2017 PROGRAM DURATION: 5-week full immersion summer programWHEN: May 22 to June 24, 2017WHERE: Rome, Italy CRITICAL STUDIES ON FOOD SYSTEMS AND SUSTAINABILITY IN JAPAN - SUMMER 2017 DURATION: 4-week full immersion programWHEN: July 2 to July 30, 2017WHERE: Osaka, Japan CRITICAL STUDIES ON FOOD SYSTEMS AND SUSTAINABILITY IN VIETNAM...
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
International Educational Technology Conference August 16-18, 2017
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
All new and continuing graduate students are required to register online via The Bridge each term. Registration for graduate students in the Summer and Fall 2017 terms will open from March 16 at 8:30 a.m. to March 20 at 1:15 p.m. Registration will open again on April 10, 2017 until the end of the add/drop period for each term. The last day for add/drop in the Summer 2017...
Friday, February 17, 2017
2017 Conference – Education Research 13th Annual Aboriginal Education Research Forum 'Shawane Dagosiwin' - Faculty of Education with 5th Annual Canadian Symposium on Indigenous Teacher Education Conference Theme: Embedding Spiritual & Sustainable Wisdom in Education and Research as an Act of Reconciliation. We are pleased to announce that the 13th Annual Aboriginal...
Friday, February 17, 2017
Thursday, February 9, 2017
The School of Graduate Studies, in consultation with the Graduate Students’ Association and the Office of General Counsel, has prepared an Intellectual Property Guidelines document for graduate students and supervisors. The purpose of the guidelines is to provide a framework for application by graduate students and their supervisors when contemplating and addressing the...
Thursday, February 9, 2017
The O'Brien Institute for Public Health and the Institute of Health Economics are pleased to invite you to e-Health Policy Symposium: Towards Person-Centred Integrated Health in Alberta. WHEN: Tue, 14 February 2017Program begins at 9:00 am. Lunch will be provided from 12:00 - 1:00 pm. WHERE: The Westin, Edmonton 10135 100 Street Northwest In collaboration with Alberta...
Thursday, February 9, 2017
As a result of unfolding events in the United States, members of the University community considering travel to, from or via the U.S. should anticipate increased travel delays due to demonstrations and security checks at U.S. airports. These delays are a result of the signing of an executive order, and subsequent legal challenges, regarding new immigration procedures for...
Friday, February 3, 2017
Please join us as we honour Kathy Schrage after 26 years of service and dedication to the University of Lethbridge! Kathy has been an important part of the University community for many years and while Kathy will be greatly missed, we wish her all the best in her upcoming retirement. A reception will be held in Student Union Ballroom A, to congratulate Kathy and extend...