University of Lethbridge highlights for the week of May 1 to 7

Mon, 05/01/2017

The University of Lethbridge has several events lined up this week that may be of interest to your readers, viewers and listeners. Members of the media who are interested in covering these events are encouraged to contact the individual event organizer directly.


Iikaakiimaat — FNMI Art at the Trianon Gallery

Weekdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Trianon Gallery, 104 5 St. S.

This group exhibition features works by First Nations, Métis and Inuit students and alumni from the U of L, in co-operation with Savill Group Architecture. The exhibit runs until June 15.

Contact: Fine Arts,


Experiential Learning Week

Monday to Friday, various locations

A group of high school students from Livingstone Range School Division will be trying out life as a university student. They’ll be investigating issues related to water and tackling problems a lack of water could cause.

Contact: Dr. Jackie Rice, 403-329-2240,


Prentice Institute Brown Bag Series — Let’s Talk about Men’s Health

Monday, May 1, noon to 1:30 p.m., Prentice Institute Boardroom, L1102, Library

Steve Robertson, a professor of Men, Gender and Health at Leeds Beckett University in England, will discuss his work in social theories of masculinity and their application to health and illness.

Contact: Nancy Metz, 403-380-1814,


Culture Vulture Saturdays — Futuristic Compositions

Saturday, May 6, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., University Centre for the Arts Atrium

Visitors to Culture Vulture will be encouraged to look forward and picture the future with a photomontage.

Contact: Art Gallery,



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Caroline Zentner, public affairs advisor

403-394-3975 or 403-795-5403 (cell)