U of L In The News

U of L In The News

Little Bear appointment strengthens U of L commitment to Indigenous education

The University of Lethbridge has appointed Dr. Leroy Little Bear (BASc ’72, DASc ’04), as the institution’s first Distinguished Niitsitapi Scholar

New student mental health program to be piloted on seven Canadian campuses

This fall, seven Canadian universities and colleges will take part in a Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) led pilot project to teach students how to better understand and manage their mental health

Racism has a long history

Dr. Lynn Kennedy addresses SACPA, describing a history of racism in the United States

Post-secondary students in Lethbridge receive government support for mental health

Post-secondary students at the University of Lethbridge and Lethbridge College will have more access to mental health supports thanks to $1.2 million in provincial funding announced on Wednesday.

University of Lethbridge professor and students pick plants for medicinal properties this summer

The U of L's Dr. Roy Golsteyn and a team of students have been invested over the past four years in research of native plant species and their medicinal properties

Angela Burke drafted by Calgary Inferno

Angela Burke, a University of Lethbridge Pronghorns women's hockey alumna, was recently drafted by the CWHL’s Calgary Inferno

The Secret Power of Play

Research from Dr. Sergio Pellis shows how unstructured play helps the brain mature

Climate is hot at NAFTA table and at home

University of Lethbridge politics professor Chris Kukucha thinks Canada will have to abandon hopes that a new NAFTA will specifically reference climate change

Profile - Wendy Struck

A look at the artwork of U of L alumna Wendy Struck

Truro’s Millman ends shot put season on low note

Truro’s Peter Millman, a Pronghorn track athlete, was one of two male shot put athletes to compete at this year’s Summer Universiade in Taipei

County Central High School welcomes new principal

County Central High School (CCHS) welcomes U of L alumnus Marty Leach as its new principal this school year

Shine On fest closes out summer

The Shine On Summer Festival is closing out the summer and welcoming back students for another year at the University of Lethbridge

Blackfoot names awarded during Homecoming Week

Five members of the University of Lethbridge community were given Blackfoot names as part of Homecoming Week during the university’s 50th anniversary

Announcements - September

Roy Pogorzelski has been appointed director for the Iikaisskini (Low Horn) FNMI Gathering Place at the University of Lethbridge

U of L ready for anniversary party

Before the first day of classes next week, students from the past 50 years will celebrate with a homecoming weekend full of activities – headlined by the Shine On Summer Music Festival on Saturday.

U of L ready for Community Fair

A “battle of the bands” and a pair of rugby games are among free attractions Sunday during the University of Lethbridge’s Community Fair

U of L student receives Abb Vie IBD scholarship

A management student at the University of Lethbridge is one of 15 across Canada to receive a scholarship from a major pharmaceutical company

Battle of the Bands part of U of L celebration

A “Battle of the Bands” will showcase six southern Alberta groups, during 50th anniversary “Shine On” festival celebrations at the University of Lethbridge

Corb Lund, Dallas Smith headline U of L event

One of southern Alberta’s biggest outdoor music events of the summer is just days away as the University of Lethbridge celebrates its 50th anniversary with the Shine On Summer Music Festival

Learning the lessons of a catastrophic storm

The U of L's Dr. Cindy Ermus says lessons can be learned studying disasters, helping plan for future events