U of L In The News

U of L In The News

U of L student strikes gold with 4.0 GPA

U of L finance student Aleigha Hopkins achieves a perfect 4.0 grade point average

Rossiter receives U of L Volunteer Award

A passion for volunteerism has led Dory Rossiter to continually strive to make a difference in her community

Citizen of Year finalists selected

Dr. Van Christou, a member of the University of Lethbridge’s founding board of governors, is among the five nominees

Canadian academics lament fading influence

University of Lethbridge professor, Dr. Peter McCormick, discusses the place of academics in today's political landscape

Distinguished from the crowd

U of L grads, John Stimson and Devany Service, two of nearly 1,500 graduates this week distinguish themselves as two of the medal winners for 2014

How a B.C. native band went from poverty to prosperity

The story of former U of L student, Chief Clarence Louie, and the prosperity of the Osoyoos Indian Band

How to make the perfect first impression (according to science)

U of L psychologist, Dr. Drew Rendall, contributes to a story about voice inflections and first impressions

The big day finally arrives for U of L students

Spring 2014 Convocation is in the spotlight

Stick Rag Idols

Stick Rag Idols, a Calgary production, is being produced by Red Phone Theatre, a new company whose roots lie in the University of Lethbridge theatre program

Kothe to receive Distinguished Teaching award

The recipient of this year’s Distinguished Teaching Award at the University of Lethbridge is biochemistry professor Dr. Ute Kothe

But you’re a girl

U of L student Kassidy Atwater is profiled for her involvement in local women's football

Mary Poppins, Spring Awakening dominate nominations for Calgary Theatre Critics' Awards

U of L alums Narda McCarroll, Col Cseke, Dj Gellatly, Genevieve Pare and Greg Wilson are among the nominees

Advocate honoured

Honorary Degree recipient, Dr. Austin Mardon, is recognized

Bracing for a living nightmare

The U of L participates in the making of an active shooter educational video for post-secondary institutions in Alberta

Johnson selected for U of L alumni award

An international leader in the development of fuel waste technology, U of L alumnus Lawrence Johnson (BASc, BSc ’78) has been named the 2014 Distinguished Alumnus of the Year

What OLG doesn't know about gamblers

U of L gambling researcher Dr. Rob Williams's research on internet gambling, the “crack cocaine” for problem gamblers

Principals to change schools

U of L alumnus Dave Garbutt (MEd) is leaving Barrhead Composite High School to take over at Westlock’s R.F. Staples

Turkey's mining disaster exposes deeper rifts

The U of L's Dr. Trevor Harrison is a political sociologist and director of Parkland Institute who was in Turkey as the Soma mining disaster unfolded

Pikes love the qualities of new head coach

Pronghorns swimmer Cole Midtdal takes his experience home with him and is named head coach of the Penticton Pikes swimming program

Local study of pesticides overdue?

The U of L's Dr. Alice Hontela says a Lethbridge-specific study on the potential risks related to pesticide use may be prudent because of the widespread use in the area’s surrounding farmland