Please enable JS

SHARE

SEARCH

WHAT ARE YOU LOOKING FOR?

RESULTS

    ALL RESULTS

    Thoughts, stories and ideas.

    Research Highlight: Dr. Amy Shaw

    Research Highlight: Dr. Amy Shaw

    What happens when Canadian citizens finally meet their fabled ‘enemy’?
    Research and Creative Activity
    Alumnus receives praise for new book

    Alumnus receives praise for new book

    Robert Morrison (BASc (BA) '83) combines his passion for research and literature into his new book, The Regency Years, which was recently recognized by critics across Canada.
    Alumni
    Employee Spotlight — Dawn Vickers Manager, Accommodated Learning Centre

    Employee Spotlight — Dawn Vickers Manager, Accommodated Learning Centre

    Although she has lived in Alberta since the 1990s, Dawn is originally from Newfoundland and Labrador. Her lineage from that area dates all the way back to the 1700s!
    Faculty and Staff
    Employee Spotlight: Spencer Pommells, Athletics Manager

    Employee Spotlight: Spencer Pommells, Athletics Manager

    Having moved to Lethbridge in 2016, Spencer's role as the Athletics Manager includes special projects such as Operation Red Nose. One thing that most people don't know about Spencer is that he is a die-hard 60 Minutes fan!
    Faculty and Staff
    Nourish program addresses student hunger

    Nourish program addresses student hunger

    Bringing together existing initiatives across campus, the Nourish program is tackling the issue of food insecurity faced by students.
    Employee Spotlight: Dr. Kristine Alexander, Associate Professor of History, Canada Research Chair (Tier 2) in Child and Youth Studies

    Employee Spotlight: Dr. Kristine Alexander, Associate Professor of History, Canada Research Chair (Tier 2) in Child and Youth Studies

    For Kristine, the best part of her job is interacting with students!
    Faculty and Staff
    List of Canada’s Most Powerful Women recognizes alumna

    List of Canada’s Most Powerful Women recognizes alumna

    Women’s Executive Network (WXN) recently named alumna Tevi Legge (BA/BMgt ’08) on their list of Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100.
    Alumni
    Dr. Lupton presents in Chongqing, China at the International Conference of Management and Operations Research & Management Science

    Dr. Lupton presents in Chongqing, China at the International Conference of Management and Operations Research & Management Science

    Dr. Nathanial Lupton was in Chongqing, China at the Chongqing Technology and Business University in July during the International Conference of Management and Operations Research & Management Science to present at the Management Decision (MD) Special Issue Paper Development Workshop.
    Dhillon School of Business - Research
    Employee Spotlight: Jake Cameron, Library Systems Support Specialist

    Employee Spotlight: Jake Cameron, Library Systems Support Specialist

    Always having an interest in computers, it is fascinating to note that Jake's first computer as a child was a Commodore 64!
    Faculty and Staff
    Employee Spotlight: Erin Phillips, Chaplain

    Employee Spotlight: Erin Phillips, Chaplain

    Erin has always been thankful to be invited into people's lives throughout the years. Some of it is sorrows and struggles. However, it can also be weddings and talking about new ideas. All of it is holy ground that she is grateful to be a part of.
    Faculty and Staff
    Employee Spotlight: Dr. Mark Slomp (MEd '06), Executive Director of Student Services

    Employee Spotlight: Dr. Mark Slomp (MEd '06), Executive Director of Student Services

    As the executive director of student services, many may not have guessed that Mark is also a traditional country music enthusiast. The twangier and the more nasally the music the better!
    Faculty and Staff
    Employee Spotlight: Diane Minamide (BMgt '99, BEd '08), Education Abroad Coordinator - Incoming

    Employee Spotlight: Diane Minamide (BMgt '99, BEd '08), Education Abroad Coordinator - Incoming

    Faculty and Staff
    Employee Spotlight: Josh Lindemann, Manager of Technology Services, Dhillon School of Business

    Employee Spotlight: Josh Lindemann, Manager of Technology Services, Dhillon School of Business

    Faculty and Staff
    Employee Spotlight: Brandy Old (BA/BEd '17), Agility Manager

    Employee Spotlight: Brandy Old (BA/BEd '17), Agility Manager

    Since being a child, Brandy always knew that she wanted to be a teacher and go to university.
    Faculty and Staff
    New utility navigation bar and search box coming soon

    New utility navigation bar and search box coming soon

    Digital 1st
    The University of Lethbridge embarks on a digital first initiative

    The University of Lethbridge embarks on a digital first initiative

    Digital 1st
    Marathon of Afghanistan documentary has uLethbridge connection

    Marathon of Afghanistan documentary has uLethbridge connection

    As the co-director and producer of the documentary The Secret Marathon, alumna Kate McKenzie (BA/BEd ’07) trained and travelled to Afghanistan to not only run her first marathon, but to also share the stories of the courageous women who are fighting for gender equality through sport.
    Alumni
    Alumna leads acquisition of clean technology company

    Alumna leads acquisition of clean technology company

    Alumna Shannon Kaustinen (BMgt ’91) is the VP of Finance and Administration for Neurio Technology, which helps homeowners monitor and optimize their energy use. Shannon’s leadership is moving the clean tech industry forward.
    Alumni
    Alberta and Saskatchewan students compete in the Cor Van Raay Agribusiness Case Competition

    Alberta and Saskatchewan students compete in the Cor Van Raay Agribusiness Case Competition

    Dhillon School of Business
    Employee Spotlight: Juliet Graham, Registrar, uLethbridge Art Gallery

    Employee Spotlight: Juliet Graham, Registrar, uLethbridge Art Gallery

    A paper conservator, Juliet Graham has seen some of the oldest books in Canada. As the Art Gallery registrar, she keeps track of more than 15,000 artworks.
    Faculty and Staff
    Employee Spotlight: Dr. Cam Goater, Professor, Department of Biological Sciences

    Employee Spotlight: Dr. Cam Goater, Professor, Department of Biological Sciences

    A professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, Dr. Cam Goater is in his 24th fall semester teaching at U of L!
    Faculty and Staff
    Employee Spotlight: Kevin Vadnais (BSc '00), Manager, Information Management and Security Office

    Employee Spotlight: Kevin Vadnais (BSc '00), Manager, Information Management and Security Office

    An admitted computer nerd, Kevin spent eight years doing R & D with Hewlitt Packard before joining the U of L.
    Faculty and Staff
    Employee Spotlight: Dr. Athena Elafros, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology

    Employee Spotlight: Dr. Athena Elafros, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology

    After working as an academic at small liberal arts colleges in New York state for the past six years, Elafros is glad to be back in Canada.
    Faculty and Staff
    Shining Student | Madeline Szabo

    Shining Student | Madeline Szabo

    As a hammer thrower with uLethbridge’s Pronghorns track and field team, Madeline Szabo is used hauling heavy weights. But thanks to the various scholarships she’s received since coming to uLethbridge, financing her education is one burden she doesn’t have to carry.
    Shining Students
    Shining Student | Doyin Adepoju

    Shining Student | Doyin Adepoju

    Originally from Calgary, Doyin Adepoju chose uLethbridge for the community of support he discovered while visiting his sister on campus.
    Shining Students
    Employee Spotlight: Steve Brodrick (BMgt '09), Director, Housing Services

    Employee Spotlight: Steve Brodrick (BMgt '09), Director, Housing Services

    Steve Brodrick, world traveller, makes sure residence students have everything they need for their home away from home
    Faculty and Staff
    Janet Youngdahl celebrates the works of female composer Barbara Strozzi

    Janet Youngdahl celebrates the works of female composer Barbara Strozzi

    In celebration of the 400th anniversary of 17th century composer Barbara Strozzi, Janet Youngdahl (Music) will perform and present research with collaborators and colleagues throughout the coming months.
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Short film by Fine Arts alumni hits film festival circuit

    Short film by Fine Arts alumni hits film festival circuit

    Short film “A Wink or a Smile”, written and directed by Blake Evernden, had its first screening and was awarded “Short best comedy” by the Alternative Film Festival, and has been accepted to the International Shorts Film Festival
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Canada's Most Advanced Facility for Science

    Canada's Most Advanced Facility for Science

    A new era in scientific research and education has dawned with the official opening of the University of Lethbridge’s $280-million Science Commons.
    U of L Shines
    Art Faculty Member’s Exhibition 'Daughters of Uranium' Explores Nuclear Anxiety, Atomic Tourism

    Art Faculty Member’s Exhibition 'Daughters of Uranium' Explores Nuclear Anxiety, Atomic Tourism

    In 2017, Mary Kavanagh received a Social Science and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Insight grant for her project Atomic Tourist: Trinity, which explores nuclear anxiety in the twenty-first century.
    Faculty and Staff
    Employee Spotlight: Dr. Brendan McAllister, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Neuroscience

    Employee Spotlight: Dr. Brendan McAllister, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Neuroscience

    Meet Dr. Brendan McAllister, a post-doctoral fellow conducting research in Dr. Majid Mohajerani's neuroscience lab.
    Faculty and Staff
    Employee Spotlight: Cara LaMontagne (BMgt '03), Manager, Campus Mobility Services

    Employee Spotlight: Cara LaMontagne (BMgt '03), Manager, Campus Mobility Services

    Cara LaMontagne applies her management skills to everything related to getting around on campus, from parking your car to the magnetic signs
    Faculty and Staff
    Employee Spotlight: Lukas Neamtu (BSc '08), Programs Coordinator, Applied Studies & Co-op

    Employee Spotlight: Lukas Neamtu (BSc '08), Programs Coordinator, Applied Studies & Co-op

    Meet Lukas Neamtu, a ball of energy who works with students involved in co-op work terms and applied studies. This former band geek also serves on the SOS committee.
    Faculty and Staff
    Employee Spotlight: Nicole Bach (BSc '19), Project Manager, Destination Project

    Employee Spotlight: Nicole Bach (BSc '19), Project Manager, Destination Project

    Nicole Bach has been involved with the Destination Project from its earliest days through to completion, all while finishing her degree!
    Faculty and Staff
    Drama Faculty Members Theatre Company Wins Multiple Awards

    Drama Faculty Members Theatre Company Wins Multiple Awards

    Jay Whitehead's Theatre Outré won the Downtown Innovators Award and the Hilton Edwards Award for Best Aspect of a Production. They also held the world premiere of alumnus Marshall Vielle's 'Where the Two-Spirit Lives' in 2019.
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Faculty Profile: Rolf Boon (Music)

    Faculty Profile: Rolf Boon (Music)

    Rolf Boon, faculty member in the Department of Music, was involved in the Canada Mosaic project, was an adjudicator for the Juno's, and had his composition Hyacinth Caelum: Sesquie for Canada's 150th performed by the Calgary Civic Symphony.
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Faculty Profile: Georg Boenn (Music)

    Faculty Profile: Georg Boenn (Music)

    Georg Boenn, Music department faculty member, performed 'ad infintum', his Ambiosonic Electronic Music piece using a 56.8 channel full 3D sound system. His e-book has been downloaded more than 1550 times.
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Employee Spotlight: Dr. Borries Demeler, Professor and Canada 150 Research Chair, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

    Employee Spotlight: Dr. Borries Demeler, Professor and Canada 150 Research Chair, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

    Dr. Borries Demeler, whose expertise is in analytical ultracentrifugation, once made his living as a carpenter.
    Faculty and Staff
    Employee Spotlight: Ariane Tennant, Associate Vice-President, Human Resources

    Employee Spotlight: Ariane Tennant, Associate Vice-President, Human Resources

    Get to know Ariane Tennant, the U of L's associate vice-president of human resources since November, 2018.
    Faculty and Staff
    Faculty Profile: Dr. Anne Dymond, Art History

    Faculty Profile: Dr. Anne Dymond, Art History

    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Alumni Profile: Samuel Williams (BFA-New Media '08)

    Alumni Profile: Samuel Williams (BFA-New Media '08)

    Alumni profile of Samuel Williams, (BFA - New Media '08). Samuel is a concept artist, visual developer and art director working for companies such as Nickelodeon, Disney and LEGO.
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Alumni Profile: Mandy Espezel (MFA-Art '12)

    Alumni Profile: Mandy Espezel (MFA-Art '12)

    Alumni profile of Mandy Espezel, MFA-Art '12. Mandy is an artist and university instructor.
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Alumni Profile: Blake Evernden (MFA-New Media '15

    Alumni Profile: Blake Evernden (MFA-New Media '15

    Alumni profile of Blake Evernden, MFA - New Media '15. Blake is a filmmaker, illustrator, makeup artist and educator.
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Alumni Profile: Marta Timmer (MFA-New Media '12)

    Alumni Profile: Marta Timmer (MFA-New Media '12)

    Alumni profile of Marta Timmer (Blicharz), MFA - New Media '12. Marta is a multidisciplinary visual artist and educator.
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Employee Spotlight: Calvin Toth, Information Technology Services

    Employee Spotlight: Calvin Toth, Information Technology Services

    The multi-talented Calvin Toth is a technology whiz by day and a pianist and vocalist by night
    Faculty and Staff
    Employee Spotlight: Priscilla Patel (BFA '13, BMgt '17), Social Media Coordinator, Ancillary Services

    Employee Spotlight: Priscilla Patel (BFA '13, BMgt '17), Social Media Coordinator, Ancillary Services

    Priscilla Patel is the social media coordinator with Ancillary Services and she's a polyglot
    Faculty and Staff
    Alumni Profile: James Wade (BFA - Multidisciplinary '11)

    Alumni Profile: James Wade (BFA - Multidisciplinary '11)

    Alumni profile for James Wade, BFA Multidisciplinary '11. James is an award-winning playwright, screenwriter and illustrator.
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Alumni Profile: Brendan Matkin (BFA - New Media '13)

    Alumni Profile: Brendan Matkin (BFA - New Media '13)

    Alumni profile for Brendan Matkin, BFA - New Media '13. Brendan is an interaction designer, creative technician and educator.
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Alumni Profile: Emma Parkinson (BMus '08)

    Alumni Profile: Emma Parkinson (BMus '08)

    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Alumni Testimonial: Jesse Northey (BMus - Digital Audio Arts '13)

    Alumni Testimonial: Jesse Northey (BMus - Digital Audio Arts '13)

    Alumnus Jesse Northey, BMus - Digital Audio Arts '13, shares why he chose to study at the University of Lethbridge.
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Alumni Profile: Makambe K Simamba (BFA - Dramatic Arts '13)

    Alumni Profile: Makambe K Simamba (BFA - Dramatic Arts '13)

    Alumni profile for Makambe Simamba, BFA - Dramatic Arts (Performance) '13. Makambe is an award-winning theatre artist, playwright, actor and producer.
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Dhillon School of Business Alum Jessica Joss (BMgt '03) Joins Forces with the Chinner Wealth Management Group

    Dhillon School of Business Alum Jessica Joss (BMgt '03) Joins Forces with the Chinner Wealth Management Group

    The Chinner Wealth Management Group has joined forces with Jessica Joss (BMgt '03, CPA, CA, CFP) and moving forward their combined entity will be known as the Chinner Joss Wealth Advisory Group aka CJ WAG.
    Dhillon School of Business
    Alumni Profile: Kathryn Smith (BFA - Dramatic Arts '12)

    Alumni Profile: Kathryn Smith (BFA - Dramatic Arts '12)

    Alumni profile for Kathryn Smith, BFA - Dramatic Arts (Technical/Design) '12. Kathryn is a designer, director, technician and musician.
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Alumni Testimonial: Andrea Kreminik (BFA - Art '14)

    Alumni Testimonial: Andrea Kreminik (BFA - Art '14)

    Alumni profile of Andrea Kreminik, BFA-Art (Art History/Museum Studies) '14. Andrea is the Curatorial Assistant at the uLethbridge Art Gallery, and works closely with the Gallery Registrar and the Art Collection.
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Digital Audio Arts Student Buoyed by Support From Sakamoto Research Prize and Chinook Summer Research Award

    Digital Audio Arts Student Buoyed by Support From Sakamoto Research Prize and Chinook Summer Research Award

    As an accomplished musician, Ryland Chambers-Moranz is comfortable on the stage and in the recording studio. As a Digital Audio Arts (DAA) student and researcher in the University of Lethbridge’s Faculty of Fine Arts, he’s proving just as adept at analyzing music in its analog and digital forms.
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Employee Spotlight: Ryan Harper-Brown, Instructor & Internship Coordinator, Department of New Media

    Employee Spotlight: Ryan Harper-Brown, Instructor & Internship Coordinator, Department of New Media

    Did you know Ryan was once a stand-up comic?
    Faculty and Staff
    Mitacs Award Winner Takes Studies Overseas to Italy

    Mitacs Award Winner Takes Studies Overseas to Italy

    Austin Kothig was awarded the Mitacs Globalink Research Award through collaboration between uLethbridge neuroscience professor, Dr. Matthew Tata, and Dr. Francesco Rea from the Italian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Genoa, Italy.
    U of L Shines
    Employee Spotlight: Deirdre Coburn, Graduate Awards Advisor, School of Graduate Studies

    Employee Spotlight: Deirdre Coburn, Graduate Awards Advisor, School of Graduate Studies

    Did you know Deirdre is an Olympic weightlifter?
    Faculty and Staff
    Diverse Skill Set Aids Geography Graduate Banting in Professional Career

    Diverse Skill Set Aids Geography Graduate Banting in Professional Career

    For geography alumnus James Banting (BSc ’09, MSc ’16), the University of Lethbridge was the environment he needed to discover his passion. He started with general science, looked at political science and finally settled on geography.
    Faculty of Arts and Science
    Employee Spotlight: Dr. Olu Awosoga

    Employee Spotlight: Dr. Olu Awosoga

    Dr. Olu Awosoga, Health Sciences associate professor, has enjoyed being the U of L's chief marshal for the past few years.
    Faculty and Staff
    Graduate Student Profile: Elani Bykowski, MSc

    Graduate Student Profile: Elani Bykowski, MSc

    Elani Bykowski searches for more efficient and cost-effective ways of diagnosing brain and spinal cord injury
    School of Graduate Studies
    Food-Supply Matchmaking: Exploring Food Connection Options in Southern Alberta

    Food-Supply Matchmaking: Exploring Food Connection Options in Southern Alberta

    John Usher, uLethbridge Dhillon School of Business professor, investigated whether local producers could benefit from a regional food hub, and unearthed new ways local producers are connecting food to community.
    U of L Shines
    Employee Spotlight: Virginia Trotter

    Employee Spotlight: Virginia Trotter

    Get to know Virginia, a Saskatchewan transplant and supervisor in the Caretaking department.
    Faculty and Staff
    Shining Student | Alicia Barbieri - Art Studio

    Shining Student | Alicia Barbieri - Art Studio

    This week's Shining Student found more enriching opportunities as a uLethbridge student than were available to her in larger centres like Vancouver or Calgary. Meet Alicia!
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Faculty-member Commissioned by Renowned Penderecki String Quartet

    Faculty-member Commissioned by Renowned Penderecki String Quartet

    Dr. Arlan Schultz, chair of the University of Lethbridge Department of Music, has been commissioned to write a new work for Ontario's internationally celebrated Penderecki String Quartet.
    Faculty of Fine Arts
    Igniting a Passion for Inclusivity in Post-Secondary Education

    Igniting a Passion for Inclusivity in Post-Secondary Education

    Calgary campus alumna says the Dhillon School of Business is a game-changer for immigrant students from all over the world
    Calgary Campus
    Employee Spotlight: Jesse Malinsky (BA '98)

    Employee Spotlight: Jesse Malinsky (BA '98)

    Get to know alumnus Jesse Malinsky, Access Services supervisor in the University Library.
    Faculty and Staff
    Shining Student | Sarah Orban - Kinesiology/Psychology

    Shining Student | Sarah Orban - Kinesiology/Psychology

    As a talented student athlete with Olympic aspirations in track cycling, this week's Shining Student knows the importance of keeping her balance. Meet Sarah!
    Pronghorn Athletics
    Graduate Student Profile: Migueltzina Solis, MFA

    Graduate Student Profile: Migueltzina Solis, MFA

    Through cultural hybridity and queering of rural political and cultural paradigms, Migueltzinta disentangles ideas of land and gender, western expansion and the imaging of colonially occupied territory.
    School of Graduate Studies
    Improving Health Care for Older Adults

    Improving Health Care for Older Adults

    Focusing on care for older adults in rural Alberta, Dr. Julia Brassolotto is using her interdisciplinary expertise as a social scientist and health-services researcher to examine how living in a rural area affects health and health care.
    Research and Creative Activity
    Graduate Student Profile: Clifford Donovan, MSc

    Graduate Student Profile: Clifford Donovan, MSc

    Artificial neural networks and deep learning are helping Clifford understand how addiction functions within the brain.
    School of Graduate Studies
    Students Give Refugees a Life-changing Chance

    Students Give Refugees a Life-changing Chance

    A student-driven initiative to help refugee students achieve their education has received a significant financial boost from Dr. Al Barnhill.
    U of L Shines
    Creating a Brighter Future for Elementary School Students

    Creating a Brighter Future for Elementary School Students

    Working with a local elementary school, uLethbridge alumna and neuroscience researcher Dr. Robbin Gibb is taking leading brain research right into the classroom.
    Research and Creative Activity
    Lighting the Way in Alzheimer's Research

    Lighting the Way in Alzheimer's Research

    Researchers the U of L's CCBN and Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry are working together to shine new light on Alzheimer's disease.
    Research and Creative Activity
    Swim Team Gives Back

    Swim Team Gives Back

    The uLethbridge swim team is built on a belief that excellence in sport extends past the winners’ podium and they continually work to develop a culture that fosters community service.
    U of L Shines
    Ten Thousand Coffees Builds Connections Between Students and Alumni

    Ten Thousand Coffees Builds Connections Between Students and Alumni

    Thanks to a grant from RBC Future Launch, uLethbridge is connecting alumni and students through Ten Thousand Coffees.
    U of L Shines
    Scholarships Light the Way

    Scholarships Light the Way

    Drs. Shelly and Stephen Wismath have created two new student awards to recognize excellence and commitment.
    U of L Shines
    Scholarship Honours Dua's Passion for Learning and Knowledge

    Scholarship Honours Dua's Passion for Learning and Knowledge

    The late Dr. Bhagwan Dua always made students a top priority and now a scholarship in his name will honour his legacy.
    U of L Shines
    Hockey Award Honours Love of the Game

    Hockey Award Honours Love of the Game

    The Seamus Daley Memorial Hockey Award keeps players on campus and on the ice.
    U of L Shines
    Shining New Light on Virus Pandemics

    Shining New Light on Virus Pandemics

    From Dengue fever to Zika virus, a different virus pandemics makes headlines almost monthly. University of Lethbridge's Dr. Trushar Patel and his team are shining new light on viruses in an effort to inhibit their replication.
    Research and Creative Activity
    Siblings Pull Together to Fight Parkinson's

    Siblings Pull Together to Fight Parkinson's

    Siblings Eleanor (Hummel) Smith (BEd ’91), Bernie Hummel and Ruth Hummel Thomson (MA ’10) have established the George and Alice Hummel Neuroscience Award in honour of their parents.
    U of L Shines
    Graduate Student Profile: Stefan Lenz, PhD

    Graduate Student Profile: Stefan Lenz, PhD

    Stefan is searching out new avenues of therapy and treatment for cancer via DNA repair enzymes
    School of Graduate Studies
    Chess Gives At-risk Youth a Chance

    Chess Gives At-risk Youth a Chance

    As part of a unique youth sentencing initiative, uLethbridge faculty member Dr. Lance Grigg, a multidisciplinary team of researchers and graduate students, and a Provincial Court of Alberta judge are exploring how chess affects youths' thought-processes and decision-making.
    Research and Creative Activity
    Chess for life

    Chess for life

    As part of a unique youth sentencing initiative, uLethbridge faculty member Dr. Lance Grigg, a multidisciplinary team of researchers and graduate students, and a Provincial Court of Alberta judge are exploring how chess affects youths' thought-processes and decision-making.
    research
    Graduate Student Profile: Vasil Todorinov, PhD

    Graduate Student Profile: Vasil Todorinov, PhD

    Vasil looks to bridge the gap between quantum field theory and general relativity.
    School of Graduate Studies
    Student Finds Success with Scholarships

    Student Finds Success with Scholarships

    When Annette Kerpel (BHS/BMgt ’18) crossed the stage at the University of Lethbridge Fall 2018 Convocation, she was a bundle of emotions. Thanks to donors, one thing Annette didn’t have to worry about on convocation day was the burden of student debt.
    U of L Shines
    uLethbridge Students Say Thanks

    uLethbridge Students Say Thanks

    Earlier this fall, uLethbridge students wrote more than 600 thank-you cards to scholarship donors, sharing the impact financial awards have had on their educational journeys.
    U of L Shines
    Cultivating Connections; Paula Gorman

    Cultivating Connections; Paula Gorman

    For those who have the privilege of knowing Paula, it’s not hard to guess why she’s this week’s Inspiring Light.
    Campus and Facilities
    Marathons & Maintenance | Richard Carvalho

    Marathons & Maintenance | Richard Carvalho

    Whether it’s repairing electric engines or running an ultramarathon, Richard Carvalho (Equipment Repair Supervisor, Caretaking) connects the dots between problem-solving and managing your mind.
    Campus and Facilities
    Bryn Hewko (MFA ’16): 2018 Young Alumnus of the Year

    Bryn Hewko (MFA ’16): 2018 Young Alumnus of the Year

    A bright, engaging and innovative entrepreneur, Bryn Hewko has already made huge inroads into the cinema industry and worked with some long trusted and recognizable brands while providing new media students and recent grads internships and employment opportunities.
    Alumni
    Bill Spenceley (BSc ’81): 2018 Alumnus of the Year

    Bill Spenceley (BSc ’81): 2018 Alumnus of the Year

    A business leader with a strong research background, alumnus Bill Spenceley has guided his local company to worldwide success, all while taking a leading role in environmental sustainability and empowering the next generation of uLethbridge students through collaborative projects and ventures.
    Alumni
    Fitness, Teaching and Inclusion; Janelle Dyck (BMGT ’97)

    Fitness, Teaching and Inclusion; Janelle Dyck (BMGT ’97)

    This Inspiring Light is a fitness instructor turned inclusion coach. For Janelle Dyck, the U of L holds unlimited opportunity; both for her and the students she’s guiding through University.
    Campus and Facilities
    Graduate Student Profile: Takara Motz, (MSc)

    Graduate Student Profile: Takara Motz, (MSc)

    Seeing the impact in those she cared for, Takara researched the effects of racially-motivated housing discrimination on Indigenous students
    School of Graduate Studies
    Graduate Student Profile: Noëlle Sedgwick, MN

    Graduate Student Profile: Noëlle Sedgwick, MN

    Noëlle's practical hospital experience taught her much about the relationship between rural culture and end-of-life care.
    School of Graduate Studies
    Graduate Student Profile: Jonathan Jarrett, PhD

    Graduate Student Profile: Jonathan Jarrett, PhD

    How do juvenile vervet monkeys integrate into adult social groups?
    Doctor of Philosophy
    “Teacher for One Day, Father Forever”; Feng Jiao

    “Teacher for One Day, Father Forever”; Feng Jiao

    When it comes to deciding between work and personal hobbies, Feng Jiao (assistant professor of finance at the Dhillon School of Business, Calgary campus) tries to blur the lines.
    Research and Creative Activity
    Research on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women a Form of Prayer for Lucchesi

    Research on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women a Form of Prayer for Lucchesi

    Annita Lucchesi's work to create a database of missing and murdered Indigenous women has garnered significant attention internationally, covered by NPR in the United States, The Daily Mail in the United Kingdom, on The Stream through Al Jazeera and more.
    Research and Creative Activity
    Lewis Finds School Success in Uncommon Ways

    Lewis Finds School Success in Uncommon Ways

    Drawn to the University of Lethbridge by its small class sizes and the natural beauty of the city, Jamie Lewis found a community and her place in the world.
    Liberal Education
    Kavanagh Explores Atomic Era through Nuclear Tourism

    Kavanagh Explores Atomic Era through Nuclear Tourism

    Each year, atomic tourists arrive by the thousands to Trinity, New Mexico, site of the first nuclear bomb detonation. A project by professor Mary Kavanagh explores nuclear anxiety in the post-Cold War era through a series of interviews with these visitors.
    Research and Creative Activity
    Students Set Sail for a Semester at Sea

    Students Set Sail for a Semester at Sea

    Gift provides students global perspectives, international and intercultural skills and the knowledge to succeed in an increasingly interdependent world.
    U of L Shines
    Potatoes Key to Global Food Security

    Potatoes Key to Global Food Security

    With a thriving potato-growing industry worth $1 billion annually, Alberta is home to nearly 200 varieties of potatoes. Dr. Dmytro Yevtushenko is one of the few researchers in Western Canada dedicated to further enhancing the success of the potato industry.
    U of L Shines
    Third-Gender Research Garners International Attention

    Third-Gender Research Garners International Attention

    With his research featured in National Geographic, The New York Times, The Nature of Things, Oprah, Discovery Channel and more, Dr. Paul Vasey is the go-to voice for cross-cultural issues related to sex and gender.
    Research and Creative Activity
    Donation of Historic Books Creates New Reading Room

    Donation of Historic Books Creates New Reading Room

    A voracious love of the written word and a lifelong pursuit to quench this thirst for knowledge led to an historic gift to the University of Lethbridge’s Library.
    U of L Shines
    Visionary Donor Imagines Possibilities for a New Science Facility

    Visionary Donor Imagines Possibilities for a New Science Facility

    One visionary donor began imagining possibilities for a new science building long before the shovels hit the ground.
    U of L Shines
    Philanthropist Builds Business Innovation at uLethbridge

    Philanthropist Builds Business Innovation at uLethbridge

    The business school landscape is set to advance thanks to a transformational gift and a unique partnership with Navjeet (Bob) Dhillon.
    U of L Shines
    Local Family Gives to Addictions Research

    Local Family Gives to Addictions Research

    The new Tom and Lillian Beswick Fellowship Award in Addictions Research at the Canadian Centre for Behavioral Neuroscience could help crack the code on addiction.
    U of L Shines
    Chandler Family Provides Opportunities for Students with Disabilities

    Chandler Family Provides Opportunities for Students with Disabilities

    A gift to assist students with disabilities provides much more than accessible education.
    U of L Shines
    Varzaris Invest in the Future of Science at uLethbridge

    Varzaris Invest in the Future of Science at uLethbridge

    Years of planning, consultation and collaboration, combined with the leadership and support of individuals and organizations, are making the vision for our Science and Academic Building a reality.
    U of L Shines
    Donation from Boora Family Funds New Scholarship

    Donation from Boora Family Funds New Scholarship

    Recognizing the value of education and the strength of community, the Boora family gives back.
    U of L Shines
    Alumna Funds Scholarship for Students Who Are Parents

    Alumna Funds Scholarship for Students Who Are Parents

    A uLethbridge alumna is making university life easier for students who are also parents.
    U of L Shines
    Understanding Religion's Purpose

    Understanding Religion's Purpose

    Dr. Hillary Rodrigues is exploring religion and its purpose to help us better understand the world and each other.
    Research and Creative Activity
    Donors Make a Difference One Scholarship at a Time

    Donors Make a Difference One Scholarship at a Time

    "Thank you so very much for placing your trust in me and encouraging me at a time when I desperately needed it. "
    U of L Shines
    Pronghorns Achieve Rugby Greatness

    Pronghorns Achieve Rugby Greatness

    Nearly 20 years after the program was founded, University of Lethbridge Pronghorns Rugby knows what it is, having confidently carved out a recognizable identity.
    Pronghorn Athletics
    Improving Economic and Social Welfare with Corporate and Non-Profit Partnerships

    Improving Economic and Social Welfare with Corporate and Non-Profit Partnerships

    Dr. Gloria Tian, an associate professor of finance at the University of Lethbridge’s Calgary campus, wants to know more about the relationship between corporations and the non-profit sector, and how the relationship enhances economic and social welfare in a country.
    Research and Creative Activity
    Enhancing Student Success with Play

    Enhancing Student Success with Play

    Education professor Dr. Jeffrey MacCormack is working with neuroscientist Dr. Robbin Gibb (BASc (BSc) ’77, MSc ’01, PhD ’04) on a play-based intervention for children and youth with difficulty socializing and regulating emotions.
    Research and Creative Activity
    Putting Science on Display

    Putting Science on Display

    Interactive periodic table will put science on display, igniting a spark in future scientists.
    U of L Shines
    The Chef with Perfect Pitch; ChiChi Cameron

    The Chef with Perfect Pitch; ChiChi Cameron

    ChiChi Cameron has been with the University for 16 years and is the administrative assistant in the Arts & Science Dean’s office. However, her work here isn’t all that defines her.
    Campus and Facilities
    Honouring a Life while Celebrating Learning

    Honouring a Life while Celebrating Learning

    In 2012, the Penny family gifted the landmark Capital Furniture building to uLethbridge. Though new life has since been breathed into the building, it's true significance rests in its namesake: The University of Lethbridge Dr. Foster James Penny Building, and the young man's life it honours.
    U of L Shines
    Residence Students and Pronghorn Athletes Team Up to Help Community

    Residence Students and Pronghorn Athletes Team Up to Help Community

    Residence students and Pronghorn Athletics teamed up for a number of initiatives throughout the year that benefited the southern Alberta community.
    U of L Shines
    Volunteer Earns Student Sovereign's Medal from Governor General

    Volunteer Earns Student Sovereign's Medal from Governor General

    Neuroscience and psychology major Imogen Pohl was awarded the Governor General of Canada's Sovereign Medal for Volunteers by Governor General Dr. Julie Payette (DSc '05) in 2018.
    U of L Shines
    Student and Alumni Business-venture Welcomes Newcomers and Appetites

    Student and Alumni Business-venture Welcomes Newcomers and Appetites

    A group of uLethbridge students and alumni have cooked up a delicious new project to provide city newcomers employment and integration opportunities, one meal at a time.
    U of L Shines
    Learning by Volunteering

    Learning by Volunteering

    Since 2015, 583 students have registered with UVolunteer, a partnership between Volunteer Lethbridge and the University that matches and tracks students working with city non-profit groups, and they’ve logged 7,741 hours.
    U of L Shines
    Bright Pink, Bright Mind, Bright Future; Joey Grace

    Bright Pink, Bright Mind, Bright Future; Joey Grace

    You may have noticed her (usually wearing a shade of pink) either in a class or hard at work in the University. The engaging executive assistant (finance and administration), Joey Grace, is working toward a Bachelor of Arts, taking classes at the U of L while working full time.
    Campus and Facilities
    Wilk Inspired to Forge Ahead with Academic Career in Mathematics

    Wilk Inspired to Forge Ahead with Academic Career in Mathematics

    Having recently returned from the 25th annual Women and Mathematics (WAM) program at the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) in Princeton, New Jersey, the path to an academic career in mathematics is clearer than ever for fifth-year mathematics student, Kirsten Wilk.
    Faculty of Arts and Science
    Embracing the Uncomfortable

    Embracing the Uncomfortable

    The effects of his many uncomfortable experiences, from leaving his native Brazil to study in Canada to creating support programs for newcomers, were life changing for Dhillon School of Business alumni, Felipe Civita Ferreira (BMgt ’15).
    Alumni
    Giving Youth at Risk a Chance with Chess

    Giving Youth at Risk a Chance with Chess

    Chess for Life, a research project exploring how learning to play chess affects decision making, refers youth in the criminal justice system to a program that teaches them the game as part of their sentence.
    Research and Creative Activity
    Sharing a Hidden Treasure of Art with All

    Sharing a Hidden Treasure of Art with All

    Thanks to a gift from the estate of Dr. Margaret (Marmie) Perkins Hess which includes more than 1,000 pieces featuring works by the Group of Seven, Emily Carr, Picasso, Chagall, Inuit and Northwest Coast First Nations artists, uLethbridge has one of Canada's most significant art collections.
    U of L Shines
    Basking in Alberta's Big Sky

    Basking in Alberta's Big Sky

    Thanks to Valerie Wilson, the land that has such a deep connection to the Wilson family's past will create a bright future for the University of Lethbridge.
    U of L Shines
    Advancing Alternative Health Care

    Advancing Alternative Health Care

    Dr. Wendy Takeda's journey to improve her patients’ entire well-being through acupuncture has led her to establish a student scholarship and collaborate with uLethbridge researchers.
    U of L Shines
    Fostering Relationships Between Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Communities

    Fostering Relationships Between Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Communities

    A well-respected specialist in Indigenous education, Jamie Ahksistowaki Medicine Crane is building the capacity of educators, developing curriculum and improving relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities.
    Alumni
    Carving a Path for Herself and Others

    Carving a Path for Herself and Others

    Her ability to dive in, courage to do things she's never done and desire to take advantage of every opportunity has seen Wendy C. Fox (BASc (BA) ’71) influence the career paths of tens of thousands of Canadians.
    Alumni
    Changing Lives Through Music

    Changing Lives Through Music

    To honour their late nephew, Dr. Wayne Burton (BSc ’97) and Jasmine Burton established the Josh Burton Memorial Award to help uLethbridge music students establish their careers.
    U of L Shines
    Combining Passion, Business and Art

    Combining Passion, Business and Art

    An a-ha moment set Paije Ottoson (BMgt/BEd '04) on a whole new career trajectory, combining her business background with her passion for art.
    Alumni
    Engineering the Student Experience

    Engineering the Student Experience

    The future of engineering at the University of Lethbridge could look very different thanks to the support of industry and the southern Alberta community.
    Donors
    Hunting Dinosaurs

    Hunting Dinosaurs

    Wendy Sloboda (BA ’01) is a legendary dinosaur hunter who made international headlines when she introduced a new dinosaur to the world.
    Alumni
    Inspiring a New Generation of Musicians

    Inspiring a New Generation of Musicians

    Considered one of the most influential musical voices of our time, Dr. Andrew Staniland (BMus '00) has amassed more than 100 national and international performances of his work; garnered a long list of awards and accolades; and represented Canada at prestigious festivals worldwide.
    Alumni
    Learning in Nature

    Learning in Nature

    The expansion of our Westcastle Field Station has created opportunities for expanded research, student training and community outreach initiatives.
    U of L Shines
    Planting the Seeds for the Future

    Planting the Seeds for the Future

    Cor Van Raay's gift provides uLethbridge and Lethbridge College students leading-edge training in agribusiness practices.
    U of L Shines
    Putting Parkinson's on Ice

    Putting Parkinson's on Ice

    A team of uLethbridge researchers, led by Dr. Jon Doan (PhD '06) is investigating skating and stickhandling skills as forms of therapy.
    Research and Creative Activity
    Rebuilding in Nepal

    Rebuilding in Nepal

    Alumna Janelle Pritchard (BN '12), an operating-room nurse in Calgary, has an infectious passion for helping the people of Nepal.
    Alumni
    Honouring a Community Builder

    Honouring a Community Builder

    Harry Cox's tenacity and dedication played a key role in establishing the Pronghorn's hockey program, as well as Lethbridge's sports community.
    U of L Shines
    Back in Class, Fender Has No Regrets Over Change in Career Focus

    Back in Class, Fender Has No Regrets Over Change in Career Focus

    It is never too late to make decisions that change your career path! Kai Fender (BSc ’16) is a shining example of this, and is now back in school and on his way to taking the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) and applying to medical school.
    Faculty of Arts and Science
    Conducting Convocation; Janet Youngdahl

    Conducting Convocation; Janet Youngdahl

    Recognizing the 50 greatest Pronghorns

    Recognizing the 50 greatest Pronghorns

    Over the course of 50 years, of the thousands of athletes who have worn Pronghorns blue and gold, a select group has separated itself from the herd as the best of the best.
    Pronghorn Athletics
    The Voice Behind Pronghorns Men's Hockey; Ryan O’Donnell

    The Voice Behind Pronghorns Men's Hockey; Ryan O’Donnell

    When I was a kid, a lot of my best friends growing up were hockey players, so I would help the U of L coaches at summer camps. I remember pushing pucks for them for years.
    Solving Mysteries Through Comics and History; Brendan Cummins (BA ’16)

    Solving Mysteries Through Comics and History; Brendan Cummins (BA ’16)

    Now, close to completing his Master of Arts in history while serving as president of the Graduate Students’ Association (GSA), Brendan says he feels the U of L has given him the opportunities he needed to do what he loves.
    Alumni
    Coding the iCub – Making Connections with Cognitive Robotics

    Coding the iCub – Making Connections with Cognitive Robotics

    An international partnership between University of Lethbridge neuroscience professor Dr. Matthew Tata and Dr. Francesco Rea (Italian Institute of Technology in Genoa) has given three undergraduate students the unique opportunity to work on an independent study focused on cognitive robotics.
    Faculty of Arts and Science
    Applied Study Project Investigates Relevancy of Supercluster Proposals

    Applied Study Project Investigates Relevancy of Supercluster Proposals

    Katie Quinn (geography) had the opportunity recently to complete an applied study at Lethbridge County that focused on agricultural superclusters and how one would best contribute to the county. Her research culminated in a special presentation to Lethbridge County Council.
    Faculty of Arts and Science
    Riding the Wave; Brittney Nyrose (BA/BMgt ’12)

    Riding the Wave; Brittney Nyrose (BA/BMgt ’12)

    When you enter the University of Lethbridge Pronghorn Athletics offices, the bright smile of alumna and staff member, Brittney Nyrose (BA/BMgt ’12) will be there to greet you.
    Alumni
    Creating Connections & Communities; Karen Johnson (BMgt ’86)

    Creating Connections & Communities; Karen Johnson (BMgt ’86)

    If you’ve been to any University of Lethbridge event in the last three decades, you would have more than likely set eyes upon alumna and University Senator, Karen Johnson (BMgt ’86).
    Alumni
    Biology and Beyond; Dr. Andy Hudson (BSC ’09, PHD ’15)

    Biology and Beyond; Dr. Andy Hudson (BSC ’09, PHD ’15)

    A witness to the evolution of campus as both an undergrad, graduate and post-doctoral student, Andy brings his passion and enthusiasm for teaching and asking ‘what’s next?’ into the classroom.
    Alumni
    Leading Lady: Dr. Glenda Bonifacio

    Leading Lady: Dr. Glenda Bonifacio

    Creating a better world around her and leading by example, Glenda brings the type of warmth and approachability to a room that you can’t help but engage with and be enthralled by.
    Faculty and Staff
    A Running Family Legacy; Emily Brown (BA ’12)

    A Running Family Legacy; Emily Brown (BA ’12)

    The daughter of two alumni, an avid runner and loud and proud a University of Lethbridge advocate, Emily leaves a trail of smiles wherever she goes.
    Alumni
    Brains, Bikes & Biotechnology; Aubrey Demchuk (MSc ’15)

    Brains, Bikes & Biotechnology; Aubrey Demchuk (MSc ’15)

    An entrepreneurial neuroscientist who is no slouch when it comes to genetics, biotechnology, or behavioural neuroscience, Aubrey may have also been the blur that screamed past you while you were on a leisurely hike or bike ride.
    Alumni
    Finding your Flourish; Dr. Mark Slomp (MEd ’06)

    Finding your Flourish; Dr. Mark Slomp (MEd ’06)

    Taking the journey through his own career development and experiences have helped Mark to make a keen study of how to best help students make choices which can ultimately lead to a fulfilling existence.
    Campus and Facilities
    The Law of Liberal Education; Michael Gabriel (BA ’04)

    The Law of Liberal Education; Michael Gabriel (BA ’04)

    From the blustery shores of Corner Brook, N.L., to the boreal forest of Fort McMurray, alumnus and University of Lethbridge Alumni Association President, Michael Gabriel (BA ‘04) has been on quite a journey.
    Alumni
    A Journey to Health & Higher Learning; Chloe McNamee (BHSc ’15)

    A Journey to Health & Higher Learning; Chloe McNamee (BHSc ’15)

    After finishing her undergrad and now close to completing her masters, Chloe says her experiences at the U of L have helped her shape a bright and promising future in assisting others to be their own biggest health advocate.
    Alumni
    Making Waves in Swimming & STEM – Leah Troskot

    Making Waves in Swimming & STEM – Leah Troskot

    Home for the summer, Leah is putting theory into practice while working on the Destination Project, before she heads off to the 2017 Canadian Swimming Championships this week.
    Research and Creative Activity
    Business in the Front, Party in the Back; Clayton Varjassy (BMgt ’13)

    Business in the Front, Party in the Back; Clayton Varjassy (BMgt ’13)

    A man of many hats and even more talents, Clayton is a shining example of how a liberal education fosters creativity and can lead you to opportunities far beyond your area of study.
    Alumni
    Community & Connection; Dr. Yale Belanger (BA ’98)

    Community & Connection; Dr. Yale Belanger (BA ’98)

    When it came time for political science professor, Dr. Yale Belanger (BA ’98) to look for a teaching and research post, it didn’t take too long to make the decision to come back to the University of Lethbridge.
    Igniting Imaginations & Fostering the Future; Dr. Laura Keffer-Wilkes (MSc ’12, PhD ’16)

    Igniting Imaginations & Fostering the Future; Dr. Laura Keffer-Wilkes (MSc ’12, PhD ’16)

    As the program coordinator of science outreach program, Destination Exploration, Laura sees the light flick on in many young minds as she helps them unlock the door to discovery in the world of science.
    Celebrating Success After Struggle; Michael Gale (BSc ’17)

    Celebrating Success After Struggle; Michael Gale (BSc ’17)

    It’s surprising to then learn that on top of his many commitments, Michael has also had to find a way to pull through more struggles and hardships than most on his journey to higher education.
    Alumni
    Leading with Light: Dr. Olu Awosoga

    Leading with Light: Dr. Olu Awosoga

    One man who is especially thrilled to see convocation coming, is Dr. Olu Awosoga (Health Sciences).
    Faculty and Staff
    Seeing the World One Connection at a Time: Fred Trinh (BA ’00)

    Seeing the World One Connection at a Time: Fred Trinh (BA ’00)

    When it came time for Fred to start his post-secondary education, he packed his bags for another adventure and found himself at the University of Lethbridge.
    Alumni
    Ladies, Love & Laughter; Dress Club

    Ladies, Love & Laughter; Dress Club

    Dress Club or Clothing Club, depending on who you ask, is a group of 12 women (plus or minus a guest or two) from various departments across the U of L, past and present. Each month, this group of ladies get together at a selected member’s home.
    Community
    Paddling with U of L Pride

    Paddling with U of L Pride

    As the student athletes on campus have wound down and finished their seasons on the court, ice and track, there are two teams who have been ramping up their training in preparation for their biggest competition yet.
    Annette Bright: A shining 35-year legacy

    Annette Bright: A shining 35-year legacy

    Having been at the U of L for 35 years now, Annette has literally grown up alongside the University.
    Campus and Facilities
    Lisa MacTavish: Bright Lights & Life-long Learning

    Lisa MacTavish: Bright Lights & Life-long Learning

    While Lisa’s days are filled with student engagement strategies and studying for her Bachelor of Management, Lisa’s nights are packed to the rafters under the bright lights of the Saddledome.
    Calgary Campus
    Tony Montina – Magnets, Metabolomics & Molecules

    Tony Montina – Magnets, Metabolomics & Molecules

    Enrolling in the U of L education program wasn’t a case of staying close to his home of Coalhurst, but rather it was about studying in the best education program in the country.
    Alumni
    Sonya von Heyking: Teaching the Lighter Side

    Sonya von Heyking: Teaching the Lighter Side

    With a wicked sense of humour and an enviable enthusiasm for life, director of the CPA Bridging program and accounting instructor, Sonya von Heyking (BMgt ’03), has worn the hat of a U of L student, alumna, donor, employee, faculty member and parent.
    Donors
    Elijah Dueck: Art Meets Science

    Elijah Dueck: Art Meets Science

    As a liberal education institution, it’s not uncommon to come across students who excel in both the arts and the sciences. Never has a truer example emerged than fourth-year Biochemistry major, Elijah ‘Eli’ Dueck.
    Research and Creative Activity
    Marcel Jepson: Ahead of the Curve

    Marcel Jepson: Ahead of the Curve

    While many work towards ensuring this experience in the classroom or lab, there’s a number of people in our University community who start working on this experience way before a student steps foot on campus. Alumnus Marcel Jepson (BFA ’13), is one of those people.
    Alumni
    Kathy Schrage; Giving Back and Moving On

    Kathy Schrage; Giving Back and Moving On

    Small in stature but mighty big in heart is how many may describe the office manager of the School of Graduate Studies, Kathy Schrage. After 26 years of dedicated service to the U of L, Kathy is retiring at the end of February.
    Campus and Facilities
    Nicole Bach: Family, Fitness, Facts and Figures

    Nicole Bach: Family, Fitness, Facts and Figures

    Hunkered down in the project management trailers of the Destination Project site you’ll find fitness fiend, employee and current student, Nicole Bach.
    Campus and Facilities
    Kris Fischer: Bubbling, Brewing and Blowing

    Kris Fischer: Bubbling, Brewing and Blowing

    Perhaps you’ve even wandered down the E800 hallway in University Hall and seen the glass filled, overwhelmed and cramped workspace. This room is where you’ll find alumnus, instructor and university scientific glass blower, Kris Fischer.
    Alumni
    Melissa Horning: Cultivating Joy

    Melissa Horning: Cultivating Joy

    For those who have a chat with Facilities staff member, Melissa Horning, most will know her for her upbeat conversation and shining smile.
    Campus and Facilities
    Cathy Newman (BA ’16); The All-rounder

    Cathy Newman (BA ’16); The All-rounder

    Known for her bright smile and kind heart, Cathy Newman (BA ’16) Transfer Credit Coordinator, has devoted her career to helping students achieve a post-secondary education.
    Alumni
    MAKE A GIFTGET INVOLVED