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GSA Statement on Iranian Protests | Graduate Students' Association

GSA Statement on Iranian Protests We Stand in Solidarity with Iranian Protestors. 29 September 2022 29 September 2022 - The Graduate Students’ Association condemns gender-based violence and is ...

Published: September 29, 2022

Newly funded micro-credential programs will provide Albertans with job-ready skills | Folio

Business, Science and Technology, Health And Wellness Newly funded micro-credential programs will provide Albertans with job-ready skills Computer game design, health-care simulation and ...

Published: September 26, 2022

Congratulations to the 2021-2022 Remote Teaching Awards Recipients

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Published: September 22, 2022

Community Congrats: September 2022

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Published: September 22, 2022

College of Social Sciences and Humanities exhibits exceptional community spirit as members apply for SSHRC funding | College of Social Sciences + Humanities

College of Social Sciences and Humanities exhibits exceptional community spirit as members apply for SSHRC funding Lauren Bannon - 21 September 2022 Faculty members from across the College of ...

Published: September 21, 2022

Researchers aim to turn century-old building into a model of smart energy use | Folio

Society and Culture, Science and Technology, Research Researchers aim to turn century-old building into a model of smart energy use Project will create a “living laboratory” using hardware and ...

Published: September 21, 2022

AI researchers improve method for removing gender bias in natural language processing | Folio

Society and Culture Science and Technology Research AI researchers improve method for removing gender bias in natural language processing New technique removes biased meanings from text while ...

Published: September 8, 2022

Five U of A researchers join the ranks of the Royal Society of Canada | Folio

Science and Technology, Business, Health And Wellness, Society and Culture Five U of A researchers join the ranks of the Royal Society of Canada Three leaders in their fields and two early-career ...

Published: September 6, 2022

Awards and Accolades - July and August 2022 | Alberta School of Business

Awards and Accolades - July and August 2022 The start of a new academic year feels like the perfect time to revive the monthly Alberta School of Business Awards and Accolades where we celebrate ...

Published: September 1, 2022

Funding boost helps keep Alberta at the forefront of glycomics, metabolomics | Folio

Science and Technology, Research, Health And Wellness Funding boost helps keep Alberta at the forefront of glycomics, metabolomics The federal funding supports centres that advance research in ...

Published: August 19, 2022

U of A professor co-authors article on declining caribou populations | Public Health

Health And Wellness Research Society and Culture U of A professor co-authors article on declining caribou populations Sherilee Harper and her co-authors write that Inuit in the Nunatsiavut and ...

Published: August 18, 2022

U of A teams up with venture capital firm to advance agricultural innovation in Alberta | Folio

Business, Research, Science and Technology U of A teams up with venture capital firm to advance agricultural innovation in Alberta Partnership with SVG Ventures|THRIVE will help researchers and ...

Published: August 10, 2022

Community Congrats: August 2022

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Published: August 9, 2022

Awards and Accolades - August 2022 | Engineering at Alberta

News 2022 August August 2022 Awards & Accolades Awards and Accolades - August 2022 Celebrating the achievements of Engineering faculty, staff, students and alumni. 01 August 2022 FACULTY & STAFF ...

Published: August 1, 2022

U of A programs in business, engineering take top place in Canada in new global ranking | Folio

Business, Health And Wellness, Science and Technology, Research U of A programs in business, engineering take top place in Canada in new global ranking High-demand programs in business ...

Published: July 28, 2022

Research Partners Announcement & Workstream Update | U of A for Tomorrow

Updates 2022 UAT updates July Research Partners Announcement & Workstream Update UAlberta Research Partners Announcement & Workstream Update VPRI welcomes Lan Chan-Marples, René Déry, Terra ...

Published: July 28, 2022

Nominations au Campus Saint-Jean | Campus Saint-Jean

Nominations au Campus Saint-Jean Le Doyen de la Faculté Saint-Jean et chef de la direction du Campus Saint-Jean, a annoncé les nominations suivantes au sein de la Faculté Saint-Jean et du Centre ...

Published: July 22, 2022

Campus Saint-Jean Nominations | Campus Saint-Jean

Campus Saint-Jean Nominations The Dean of the Faculté Saint-Jean and Executive Officer of Campus Saint-Jean, has announced the following appointments within Faculté Saint-Jean and Centre collégial ...

Published: July 22, 2022

Appointment: Associate Vice-President (Research Integrity Support) | U of A for Tomorrow

Updates 2022 UAT updates July Appointment: Associate Vice-President (Research Integrity Support) UAlberta Appointment: Associate Vice-President (Research Integrity Support) Jason Acker is ...

Published: July 21, 2022

Community Congrats: July 2022

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Published: July 14, 2022

Not enough men in their 40s are getting screened for diabetes: study | Folio

Health And Wellness, Research Not enough men in their 40s are getting screened for diabetes: study Undiagnosed, untreated illness could lead to heart disease later in life, says lead researcher.

Published: July 14, 2022

Meet Christoph Frei: Incoming chair of the Department of Mathematical & Statistical Sciences | Faculty of Science

Meet Christoph Frei: Incoming chair of the Department of Mathematical & Statistical Sciences Learn about Christoph Frei’s teaching and research in mathematical finance and risk management as he ...

Published: July 11, 2022

College of Health Sciences Associate Deans announcement | College of Health Sciences

College of Health Sciences Associate Deans announcement Greta Cummings - 07 July 2022 Dear Colleagues, I am excited to announce the appointment of Patricia Manns and Lawrence Richer as Associate ...

Published: July 7, 2022

Researchers aim to create new strains of wheat with built-in resistance to its biggest insect threat | Folio

Science and Technology, Research Researchers aim to create new strains of wheat with built-in resistance to its biggest insect threat There’s only one genetic defence to protect crops from wheat ...

Published: July 5, 2022

SLIS Marks the Passing of Former Dean John G. Wright, | School of Library and Information Studies

SLIS Marks the Passing of Former Dean John G. Wright, With sadness, SLIS marks the recent passing of John G. Wright, Dean from 1984-87. 05 July 2022 John G. Wright The School marks the passing of ...

Published: July 5, 2022

Congratulations to Tsugumi (Mimi) Okabe | Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Congratulations to Tsugumi (Mimi) Okabe Tsugumi (Mimi) Okabe is starting a new position as clinical assistant professor in the Asian Studies program at SUNY at Buffalo. 04 July 2022 Tsugumi (Mimi) ...

Published: July 4, 2022

Awards and Accolades - May to July 2022 | Engineering at Alberta

News 2022 July May and June 2022 Awards & Accolades Awards and Accolades - May to July 2022 Celebrating the achievements of Engineering faculty, staff, students and alumni. 01 July 2022 STUDENT ...

Published: July 1, 2022

MACT Info Session - August 9, 2022 | Media and Technology Studies

MACT Info Session - August 9, 2022 01 July 2022 Join us for an online information session about the University of Alberta's MA in Communications and Technology (MACT) on Tuesday 9 August at 6:00pm ...

Published: July 1, 2022

From the Provost's Desk: Thank you to the deans finishing terms this summer

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Published: June 30, 2022

Finding connections between the past and the present | Faculty of Arts

Society and Culture UAlberta Students Finding connections between the past and the present Madalyn Mandziuk interweaves her passion for history with her work for the Institute of Prairie and ...

Published: June 20, 2022

Partnership grant funds national research aimed at reforming Canada’s justice system | Folio

Society and Culture, Research Partnership grant funds national research aimed at reforming Canada’s justice system U of A sociologist leads expert team that will examine systemic problems and make ...

Published: June 16, 2022

‘These are really badass people’: Nursing grad finds her calling in caring | Folio

Health And Wellness ‘These are really badass people’: Nursing grad finds her calling in caring How one student found her voice as an advocate for patients and other nurses. June 14, 2022 By ...

Published: June 14, 2022

Embracing the unique and unusual | Alberta School of Business

Embracing the unique and unusual How upcoming assistant professor Katie Lafreniere is challenging perceptions in the business community. Lauren Bannon 13 June 2022 “The idea actually came from a ...

Published: June 13, 2022

Keeping the momentum going | Alberta School of Business

Keeping the momentum going Professor Mark Huson prepares to step into his new role as academic director for CDL-Rockies. 13 June 2022 When Professor Mark Huson first began collaborating with ...

Published: June 13, 2022

Creating Canada’s high-tech innovators of tomorrow | Folio

Health And Wellness Research Creating Canada’s high-tech innovators of tomorrow Federal funding supports intensive advanced training for future leaders in artificial intelligence and diabetes ...

Published: June 9, 2022

Awards & Accolades: May 2022 | Faculty of Science

Awards & Accolades: May 2022 Join us in celebrating some of the recent achievements of our Faculty of Science faculty, staff, students and alumni. News Staff - 31 May 2022 Faculty & Staff Excellence

Published: May 31, 2022

3D ultrasound system holds promise of accurate, risk-free diagnosis of dental disease | Folio

Health And Wellness, Research, Science and Technology 3D ultrasound system holds promise of accurate, risk-free diagnosis of dental disease Safe, portable imaging system is one of five new health ...

Published: May 31, 2022

Group gives Black students a voice and a welcoming space | Folio

Society and Culture Group gives Black students a voice and a welcoming space The Black Graduate Students’ Association has helped build a more inclusive university for all students. May 30, 2022 By ...

Published: May 30, 2022

Social media data show language related to depression didn’t spike after initial pandemic wave | Folio

Health And Wellness, Research, Science and Technology, Society and Culture Social media data show language related to depression didn’t spike after initial pandemic wave Researchers who used AI to ...

Published: May 27, 2022

Predicting a new outcome

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Published: May 26, 2022

Canadians aren’t as polarized about energy policy as we imagine, new AI social media tool shows | Folio

Science and Technology, Research, Business, Society and Culture Canadians aren’t as polarized about energy policy as we imagine, new AI social media tool shows Ai4Buzz sheds light on conversations ...

Published: May 26, 2022

Have You Met...Lucas Crawford?

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Published: May 26, 2022

2022 Innovation Awards Recipients

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Published: May 18, 2022

Consider This: AI is the best reason to get curious

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Published: May 18, 2022

U of A innovation leading to hope for MS patients | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Health And Wellness U of A innovation leading to hope for MS patients For Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month, we’re highlighting MS research happening here at the College of Health Sciences. Jon ...

Published: May 17, 2022

Benjamin Tucker receives Outstanding Mentorship Award | Department of Linguistics

Students Society and Culture Benjamin Tucker receives Outstanding Mentorship Award Dr. Benjamin Tucker has been recognized by students as one of the 2021-2022 recipients of the U of A Award for ...

Published: May 16, 2022

In good hands: examining everyday nursing ethics through touch and technology | Folio

Research, Health And Wellness In good hands: examining everyday nursing ethics through touch and technology On International Nurses Day, Folio highlights one researcher’s work to improve nursing ...

Published: May 12, 2022

Community Congrats: May 2022

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Published: May 11, 2022

Ascending marginalized stories to new heights

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Published: May 11, 2022

FoMD researchers earn 13 of the U of A’s 15 fall 2021 CIHR project grants | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Research FoMD researchers earn 13 of the U of A’s 15 fall 2021 CIHR project grants Impressive showing reflects the power of collaboration and partnership, with research institutes playing a key ...

Published: May 6, 2022

Making solar-powered cities at the speed of light | Sustainability Council

UAlberta Science and Technology Research Making solar-powered cities at the speed of light A new application from researchers in the Department of Civil and Environmental engineering uses Google ...

Published: May 5, 2022

Making health care more equitable one ultrasound image at a time | Folio

Health And Wellness, Science and Technology Making health care more equitable one ultrasound image at a time AI-powered portable ultrasound system makes scans and diagnoses accessible from anywhere.

Published: April 28, 2022

Grand Opening of the Wahkohtowin Lodge | UAlberta Law

Grand Opening of the Wahkohtowin Lodge Learn more about the The Wahkohtowin Law and Governance Lodge, which held its grand opening on April 27. Tamara Pearl - 27 April 2022 The Wahkohtowin Law and ...

Published: April 27, 2022

The 2022 Student Life Awards | Augustana Campus

The 2022 Student Life Awards For the first time in two years, the Augustana community came together in person to celebrate the Student Life Awards. Sydney Tancowny - 26 April 2022 On April 6, ...

Published: April 26, 2022

Metabolic ‘fingerprint’ predicts impairment from medical cannabis | Folio

Research, Health And Wellness Metabolic ‘fingerprint’ predicts impairment from medical cannabis Research points the way to better tests and potential new treatments for pain management. April 20, ...

Published: April 20, 2022

U of A researchers leading in applying neuroinformatics to precision health research | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Health And Wellness U of A researchers leading in applying neuroinformatics to precision health research Exciting field analyzes massive collections of data so researchers can understand and ...

Published: April 19, 2022

Chair in Prostate Cancer Research | Surgery

Chair in Prostate Cancer Research 19 April 2022 Congratulations to Dr. Adam Kinnaird for being appointed as the Frank and Carla Sojonky Chair in Prostate Cancer Research. Endowed to the Alberta ...

Published: April 19, 2022

Implementation of the Office of Education and the Office of Research | College of Natural + Applied Sciences

Implementation of the Office of Education and the Office of Research Matina Kalcounis-Rueppell - 13 April 2022 This spring we will see the implementation of two CNAS offices: the Office of ...

Published: April 13, 2022

Celebrating World Health Day 2022: "Our Planet, Our Health" | Public Health

Health And Wellness Society and Culture Research Celebrating World Health Day 2022: "Our Planet, Our Health" Public-health innovators who prioritize our world, our health and the well-being of our ...

Published: April 7, 2022

Faculty of Law celebrates one of its most successful mooting years ever | UAlberta Law

Faculty of Law celebrates one of its most successful mooting years ever Impressive showing by law students includes winning three national competitions Carmen Rojas - 07 April 2022 Bowman Tax Moot ...

Published: April 7, 2022

U of A nursing, petroleum engineering programs ranked best in Canada | Folio

Health And Wellness, Science and Technology, Society and Culture U of A nursing, petroleum engineering programs ranked best in Canada Latest QS global subject rankings highlight a diversity of ...

Published: April 6, 2022

Hold the salt: study reveals how reducing sodium intake can help heart failure patients | Folio

Research, Health And Wellness Hold the salt: study reveals how reducing sodium intake can help heart failure patients Surprising findings show a low-salt diet doesn’t prevent death or hospital ...

Published: April 4, 2022

Innovator Spotlight: Kumaradevan Punithakumar

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Published: March 31, 2022

UAT profiles: meet Salena Kitteringham | U of A for Tomorrow

UAT profiles: meet Salena Kitteringham 17 March 2022 In this new series, get to know some of the people who have taken on new roles as part of the university's operating model. Salena Kitteringham

Published: March 17, 2022

“Crowd sensing” can lengthen the life of important infrastructure | Sustainability Council

UAlberta Research Science and Technology “Crowd sensing” can lengthen the life of important infrastructure Researchers in Mustafa Gül’s lab in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering ...

Published: March 16, 2022

Research collaboration with TeejLab API Management | Faculty of Science

Research collaboration with TeejLab API Management New collaboration between U of A and TeejLab investigates how to identify and categorize Application Programming Interfaces. News Staff - 10 ...

Published: March 10, 2022

Celebrating International Women's Day 2022 | Public Health

Celebrating International Women's Day 2022 Today we celebrate our female faculty who are leaders in public health research. Allie Voisin 08 March 2022 Each year on March 8 we mark International ...

Published: March 8, 2022

Alberta Innovates Graduate Student Scholarship Recipients: Guher Gorgun and Genan Hamad | Faculty of Education

Alberta Innovates Graduate Student Scholarship Recipients: Guher Gorgun and Genan Hamad Ed Psych congratulates our graduate student recipients of the Alberta Innovates award! 07 March 2022 Guher ...

Published: March 7, 2022

Researchers and industry team up to assess long-term effectiveness and public perceptions of carbon storage technology | Physics

Science and Technology Research Researchers and industry team up to assess long-term effectiveness and public perceptions of carbon storage technology Mirko van der Baan is among recipients of new ...

Published: March 7, 2022

Celebrating Research: Gillian Lemermeyer | Faculty of Nursing

Research Celebrating Research: Gillian Lemermeyer Hear from Assistant Professor Dr. Gillian Lemermeyer who explores ethics in healthcare practices. Allie Voisin - 04 March 2022 Dr. Gillian ...

Published: March 4, 2022

U of A for Tomorrow Updates: March 3, 2022 | U of A for Tomorrow

Updates 2022 UAT updates March U of A for Tomorrow Updates: March 3, 2022 UAlberta U of A for Tomorrow Updates: March 3, 2022 03 March 2022 Here are the key U of A for Tomorrow updates from this ...

Published: March 3, 2022

Innovator Spotlight: Xiaoting Li

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Published: March 3, 2022

Appointment of Associate Vice-President (Strategic Research Initiatives and Performance) | U of A for Tomorrow

Appointment of Associate Vice-President (Strategic Research Initiatives and Performance) 03 March 2022 I am pleased to advise that Dr. André McDonald has been appointed as Associate Vice-President ...

Published: March 3, 2022

UAT profiles: meet Julie Naylor | U of A for Tomorrow

UAT profiles: meet Julie Naylor 03 March 2022 In this new series, get to know some of the people who have taken on new roles as part of the university's operating model. Julie Naylor Current ...

Published: March 3, 2022

Researchers and industry team up to assess long-term effectiveness and public perceptions of carbon storage technology | Folio

Research, Business, Science and Technology Researchers and industry team up to assess long-term effectiveness and public perceptions of carbon storage technology New funding boosts pilot project ...

Published: March 3, 2022

Celebrating International Women's Day 2022

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Published: March 2, 2022

Letter to the community regarding the Grouard (St. Bernard’s) Indian Residential School burial sites

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Published: March 1, 2022

Public health researcher a lead author on latest global report on climate change | Folio

Society and Culture, Research, Health And Wellness Public health researcher a lead author on latest global report on climate change New graduate certificate program in climate change and health ...

Published: February 28, 2022

ROUND TABLE | RUSSIA’S WAR AGAINST UKRAINE: WHAT IS AT STAKE? | Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies

ROUND TABLE | Russia's War Against Ukraine: What is at Stake? 25 February 2022 FRIDAY, 25 FEBRUARY 2022 TIME 10:00 AM (MST, UTC-6) | 12:00 PM (EST, UTC-4) | 7:00 PM (EEST, UTC+3) Join Canadian ...

Published: February 25, 2022

KIAS DIRECTOR AND COORDINATOR STATEMENT ON RUSSIA'S WAR AGAINST UKRAINE | Kule Institute for Advanced Study

KIAS DIRECTOR AND COORDINATOR STATEMENT ON RUSSIA'S WAR AGAINST UKRAINE 25 February 2022 We are horrified by the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Our thoughts go out to all of our colleagues, friends ...

Published: February 25, 2022

U of A researchers develop new translation tool for quicker, more meaningful machine-human interactions | Faculty of Science

U of A researchers develop new translation tool for quicker, more meaningful machine-human interactions DSLP improves non-autoregressive natural language processing, study shows. Donna McKinnon - ...

Published: February 25, 2022

2022 Indigenous Speaker Series focuses on ways to improve the lives of children | UAlberta Law

2022 Indigenous Speaker Series focuses on ways to improve the lives of children Indigenous leaders to discuss how law can bring about positive change Carmen Rojas - 24 February 2022 When the time ...

Published: February 24, 2022

Scaling Up AI for Success | Faculty of Science

Scaling Up AI for Success Decentralized approach to multi-agent reinforcement learning yields promising results, new research shows Donna McKinnon - 24 February 2022 Fellow and Canada CIFAR AI ...

Published: February 24, 2022

Internship program that supports Black students in STEM expands to Ottawa | Folio

Society and Culture, Science and Technology Internship program that supports Black students in STEM expands to Ottawa The ELITE program gives participants tools and skills to break down barriers ...

Published: February 22, 2022

Innovator Spotlight: André McDonald

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Published: February 17, 2022

Hiring announcement: Senior Research Partners | U of A for Tomorrow

Updates 2022 UAT updates February Hiring announcement: Senior Research Partners UAlberta Hiring announcement: Senior Research Partners Aminah Robinson Fayek and Julie Stephens - 17 February 2022

Published: February 17, 2022

New website offers a worldwide hub for research on decolonization and anti-racism | Folio

Society and Culture, Research New website offers a worldwide hub for research on decolonization and anti-racism Anti-Racism Lab highlights international research, amplifies scholars’ voices and ...

Published: February 16, 2022

Saving energy and protecting privacy in the Internet of Things era | Sustainability Council

Research Science and Technology Students Saving energy and protecting privacy in the Internet of Things era PhD students in Omid Ardakanian’s lab are wrestling with making our buildings more ...

Published: February 8, 2022

Digital Law Forum looks at how artificial intelligence is changing the field of law | UAlberta Law

Digital Law Forum looks at how artificial intelligence is changing the field of law Two-day conference features local and international experts Carmen Rojas - 07 February 2022 James Grimmelmann

Published: February 7, 2022

Free, easy-to-use tool could reduce unnecessary prostate cancer biopsies | Folio

Health And Wellness, Research Free, easy-to-use tool could reduce unnecessary prostate cancer biopsies Risk calculator helps pinpoint which patients are suitable for MRI-guided prostate biopsies ...

Published: February 3, 2022

Black History Month gains more meaning when Black communities reclaim it | Folio

Society and Culture Black History Month gains more meaning when Black communities reclaim it The month must move beyond symbolic gesture to include action, says U of A scholar. February 01, 2022 ...

Published: February 1, 2022

Awards & Accolades: January 2022 | Faculty of Science

Awards & Accolades: January 2022 Join us in celebrating some of the recent achievements of our Faculty of Science faculty, staff, students and alumni. News Staff - 31 January 2022 Student Success

Published: January 31, 2022

Getting to the root of historical wellness issues in the health-practitioner community | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Health And Wellness Getting to the root of historical wellness issues in the health-practitioner community New chief wellness officer Melanie Lewis is already digging deep to address systemic ...

Published: January 27, 2022

The magic of mentorship: How an after-school program is building brighter futures for Indigenous youth | Folio

Health And Wellness, Society and Culture The magic of mentorship: How an after-school program is building brighter futures for Indigenous youth Young mentors receive high school credits, job ...

Published: January 25, 2022

Indigenous criminology students share passion to change the justice system from within | Folio

Society and Culture Indigenous criminology students share passion to change the justice system from within U of A criminology program has highest rate of Indigenous enrolment among all arts programs.

Published: January 14, 2022

New Canada Research Chairs and New Frontiers in Research Fund Recipients

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Published: January 12, 2022

Health Innovation Hub the go-to place for health innovators on campus | Folio

Health And Wellness, Business Health Innovation Hub the go-to place for health innovators on campus Revitalized, rebranded organization will support health entrepreneurs and align with U of A’s ...

Published: January 11, 2022

Research Fridays @ Intersections of Gender - Junko Tabei, Pan Duo and Intersectional Approaches to Mountaineering | Intersections of Gender

Research Fridays @ Intersections of Gender - Junko Tabei, Pan Duo and Intersectional Approaches to Mountaineering with Julie Rak 03 January 2022 Research Fridays @ Intersections of Gender - Junko ...

Published: January 3, 2022

FoMD’s 10 essential stories of 2021 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Commentary Health And Wellness Research Students Society and Culture FoMD’s 10 essential stories of 2021 Looking back on the people, projects and discoveries that defined our year. FoMD news staff ...

Published: December 21, 2021

Seasons Greetings from the Kule Institute | Kule Institute for Advanced Study

Seasons Greetings from the Kule Institute 20 December 2021 The Kule Institute for Advanced Study wishes you happiness for the season. While it has been another challenging year it is important to ...

Published: December 20, 2021

How immigrant women can build STEM careers in Canada: ‘Realize there are different pathways to success’ | Faculty of Nursing

Health And Wellness How immigrant women can build STEM careers in Canada: ‘Realize there are different pathways to success’ U of A Top 25 Canadian Immigrant recipients Bukola Salami and Shanthi ...

Published: December 16, 2021

Awards & Accolades - November/December 2021 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Instructors Students Awards & Accolades - November/December 2021 Celebrating the achievements of faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 16 December 2021 International excellence Dr. Lorne ...

Published: December 16, 2021

Innovator Spotlight: Yvonne Trethart

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Published: December 16, 2021

Computing scientists develop health-care-focused social media network | Faculty of Science

Computing scientists develop health-care-focused social media network Proof-of-concept platform Cardea brings patients and health professionals together to combat misinformation. Andrew Lyle - 15 ...

Published: December 15, 2021

A message from Dean Kyle Murray | Alberta School of Business

Business A message from Dean Kyle Murray Dean Kyle Murray reflects on another memorable year in the Alberta School of Business. 14 December 2021 As we approach the end of 2021, I want to take a ...

Published: December 14, 2021

The race to an EV-powered Canada | Sustainability Council

Science and Technology Instructors Research The race to an EV-powered Canada Switching to electric vehicles will take massive infrastructure transformations. Omid Ardakanian and his students are ...

Published: December 13, 2021

10 stories that inspired us in 2021 | Folio

Society and Culture Health And Wellness Business Research Science and Technology 10 stories that inspired us in 2021 It was a year of global challenges, but the University of Alberta community met ...

Published: December 13, 2021

A year in review: 2021 | Alberta School of Business

Business A year in review: 2021 As 2021 comes to a close and we approach 2022, we take a look back at some of the top stories of the past year. 13 December 2021 2021 was a challenging year, but ...

Published: December 13, 2021

India, U.S. account for a quarter of COVID-19 misinformation: study | Folio

Society and Culture, Research, Health And Wellness, Science and Technology India, U.S. account for a quarter of COVID-19 misinformation: study U of A master’s student pinpoints which countries are ...

Published: December 10, 2021

2021 Celebration of Service and Excellence Awards

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Published: December 8, 2021

Prof. Jennifer Raso publishes work in latest edition of Administrative Law in Context | UAlberta Law

Prof. Jennifer Raso publishes work in latest edition of Administrative Law in Context New chapter examines application of administrative law in front-line settings Sarah Kent - 07 December 2021

Published: December 7, 2021

What Has a Nobel Prize Ever Done For You? | New Trail

Research Ideas People How-To Evergreen & Gold Give to UAlberta Close Discovery What Has a Nobel Prize Ever Done For You? Turns out having all-star scientists on board draws students, researchers ...

Published: December 6, 2021

Engineering grad earns memorial scholarship from Polytechnique Montréal | Folio

Science and Technology, Society and Culture Engineering grad earns memorial scholarship from Polytechnique Montréal Willow Dew recognized with Order of the White Rose as a role model for women in ...

Published: December 2, 2021

Redesigning the Vice-President Research and Innovation portfolio | U of A for Tomorrow

Updates 2021 UAT updates December Redesigning the Vice-President Research and Innovation portfolio UAlberta Redesigning the Vice-President Research and Innovation portfolio Aminah Robinson Fayek - ...

Published: December 2, 2021

U of A for Tomorrow Updates: December 2, 2021 | U of A for Tomorrow

Updates 2021 UAT updates December U of A for Tomorrow Updates: December 2, 2021 UAlberta U of A for Tomorrow Updates: December 2, 2021 02 December 2021 Here are the key U of A for Tomorrow updates ...

Published: December 2, 2021

Co-learning integrated into dentistry curriculum | School of Dentistry

Co-learning integrated into dentistry curriculum 01 December 2021 What started out as a pilot project for a possible solution to a COVID-related clinical challenge, is now being permanently ...

Published: December 1, 2021

Awards and Accolades - November 2021 | Alberta School of Business

Business Awards and Accolades - November 2021 Celebrating the achievements of Business faculty, staff, students and alumni. 30 November 2021 FACULTY EXCELLENCE Royston Greenwood, a leading expert ...

Published: November 30, 2021

Leading researchers team up to bring promising chemotherapy treatment to human trials | Physics

Service Excellence Transformation Research Health And Wellness Leading researchers team up to bring promising chemotherapy treatment to human trials Cancer researcher Jack Tuszynski’s expertise in ...

Published: November 26, 2021

Eight worst wildfire weather years on record happened in the last decade: study | Folio

Research, Science and Technology Eight worst wildfire weather years on record happened in the last decade: study Lower humidity and higher temperatures are driving extreme weather that makes ...

Published: November 25, 2021

Infrastructure funding will drive forward discovery and innovation across the sciences | Folio

Health And Wellness, Society and Culture, Science and Technology, Research Infrastructure funding will drive forward discovery and innovation across the sciences $27 million from Government of ...

Published: November 25, 2021

Dismantling barriers for Black and immigrant Canadian health | Sustainability Council

Instructors Employees Society and Culture Health And Wellness Dismantling barriers for Black and immigrant Canadian health Faculty of Nursing professor Bukola Oladunni Salami’s expansive work ...

Published: November 24, 2021

Congratulations to SLIS Professor Ali Shiri for Winning the J. Gordon Kaplan Award! | School of Library and Information Studies

Congratulations to SLIS Professor Ali Shiri for Winning the J. Gordon Kaplan Award! The J. Gordin Kaplan Award for Excellence in Research is awarded annually to outstanding University of Alberta ...

Published: November 24, 2021

Invention is designed to switch thoughts into action | Folio

Health And Wellness, Research, Science and Technology Invention is designed to switch thoughts into action Device would allow children with severe mobility issues to control toys or even powered ...

Published: November 23, 2021

Smart sound system could relieve anxiety for ICU patients | Folio

Research, Health And Wellness, Science and Technology Smart sound system could relieve anxiety for ICU patients Researchers are using AI to create customized soundscapes that could help patients ...

Published: November 23, 2021

Leading researchers team up to bring promising chemotherapy treatment to human trials | Folio

Health And Wellness, Research, Science and Technology Leading researchers team up to bring promising chemotherapy treatment to human trials After a rejected patent application nearly derailed ...

Published: November 22, 2021

Innovator Spotlight: Mahdi Tavakoli

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Published: November 18, 2021

Influential U of A experts rank among world’s most cited | Folio

Society and Culture, Business, Health And Wellness, Research, Science and Technology Influential U of A experts rank among world’s most cited Leading researchers in business, genetics, artificial ...

Published: November 17, 2021

Celebrating the graduates of Fall 2021: Michael Armstrong | Faculty of Science

Celebrating the graduates of Fall 2021: Michael Armstrong Meet some of the amazing members of the graduating class of Fall 2021 from the Faculty of Science. Andrew Lyle - 16 November 2021 Meet ...

Published: November 16, 2021

Link between obesity and insulin resistance could hold key to improving immunity against COVID-19 | Folio

Health And Wellness, Research Link between obesity and insulin resistance could hold key to improving immunity against COVID-19 Sue Tsai leads U of A research to investigate the link — one of 22 ...

Published: November 12, 2021

Augustana Indigenous Speaker Series: Reflections on "Uncovered: Truths About Indian Residential Schools" | Kule Institute for Advanced Study

Augustana Indigenous Speaker Series 10 November 2021 REFLECTIONS ON "UNCOVERED: TRUTHS ABOUT INDIAN RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS" When: November 23, 2021 Time: 6:00 pm Format: Online Register Here Join us ...

Published: November 10, 2021

Augustana Indigenous Speaker Series: "UNCOVERED: Truths About Indian Residential Schools" | Institute of Prairie and Indigenous Archaeology

Augustana Indigenous Speaker Series 10 November 2021 Reflections on "Uncovered: Truths About Indian Residential Schools" When: November 23, 2021 Time: 6:00 pm Format: Online Register Here Join us ...

Published: November 10, 2021

New Study Shows the Impact of the Placebo Effect Varies Significantly Between Psychiatric Disorders | Psychiatry

New Study Shows the Impact of the Placebo Effect Varies Significantly Between Psychiatric Disorders Gary Lamphier - 10 November 2021 Dr. Bo Cao A new study led by Dr. Bo (Cloud) Cao, Assistant ...

Published: November 10, 2021

Let’s Talk Teaching: Meet Carrie Demmans Epp | Faculty of Science

Let’s Talk Teaching: Meet Carrie Demmans Epp Hear from Carrie Demmans Epp on the interconnected nature of computing science. Andrew Lyle - 09 November 2021 Carrie Demmans Epp, assistant professor ...

Published: November 9, 2021

Engineering experts, geothermal company partner on project to produce clean energy using captured carbon | Folio

Science and Technology, Business, Research Engineering experts, geothermal company partner on project to produce clean energy using captured carbon Research in U of A facility and geothermal site ...

Published: November 5, 2021

Understanding social vulnerability is critical for climate change adaptation: study | Folio

Science and Technology, Society and Culture Understanding social vulnerability is critical for climate change adaptation: study Urban planning experts find that balancing both physical and social ...

Published: November 4, 2021

Men less likely than women to connect individual or societal factors to cancer, chronic disease: study | Folio

Research, Health And Wellness, Society and Culture Men less likely than women to connect individual or societal factors to cancer, chronic disease: study Results suggest targeting public health ...

Published: November 3, 2021

Medical research leads U of A performance in latest U.S. News ranking of world’s best universities | Folio

Health And Wellness Science and Technology Medical research leads U of A performance in latest U.S. News ranking of world’s best universities Food science, agriculture, engineering and natural ...

Published: November 3, 2021

Awards and Accolades - October 2021 | Alberta School of Business

Business Awards and Accolades - October 2021 Celebrating the achievements of Business faculty, staff, students and alumni. 29 October 2021 FACULTY EXCELLENCE Dr. Tim Hannigan, Dr. Chris Steele, Dr ...

Published: October 29, 2021

Innovative project aims to transform inflammatory bowel disease care in communities | Folio

Research Science and Technology Health And Wellness Innovative project aims to transform inflammatory bowel disease care in communities Researchers combine big data, biomedical engineering and AI ...

Published: October 28, 2021

Taking the first steps to dismantle systemic inequities in academic medicine | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Employees Students Society and Culture Health And Wellness Taking the first steps to dismantle systemic inequities in academic medicine Grassroots representatives, EDI professionals join forces ...

Published: October 27, 2021

New course for legal professionals on cutting-edge of law and AI | UAlberta Law

New course for legal professionals on cutting-edge of law and AI Digital Law and Innovation Society partners with Faculty of Extension and AI4Society Sarah Kent - 25 October 2021 The Digital Law ...

Published: October 25, 2021

Recap of Social Sciences and Humanities Town Hall | U of A for Tomorrow

Updates 2021 UAT updates October Recap of Social Sciences and Humanities Town Hall UAlberta Recap of Social Sciences and Humanities Town Hall Joseph Doucet - 14 October 2021 Last week, more than ...

Published: October 14, 2021

New work-integrated internship program immerses Black students in STEM and business | Folio

Health And Wellness, Society and Culture, Business, Science and Technology New work-integrated internship program immerses Black students in STEM and business The ELITE Program is giving 38 ...

Published: October 14, 2021

Recap of Natural and Applied Sciences Town Hall | U of A for Tomorrow

Updates 2021 UAT updates October Recap of Natural and Applied Sciences Town Hall UAlberta Recap of Natural and Applied Sciences Town Hall Matina Kalcounis-Rueppell - 14 October 2021 On October 7, ...

Published: October 14, 2021

Researcher brings local voices, and experiences into international climate change policy | Public Health

Researcher brings local voices, and experiences into international climate change policy Sherilee Harper’s earned the International Science Council's Early Career Scientist Award for her work with ...

Published: October 13, 2021

Congratulations to the 2021 Killam Laureates

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Published: October 13, 2021

AI4IA 2021 - Conference Report | Kule Institute for Advanced Study

AI4IA 2021 - Conference Report 12 October 2021 On September 28th, the AI4Society Signature Area helped organize a one day conference on Inclusive Artificial Intelligence to celebrate the ...

Published: October 12, 2021

Intersections of COVID-19 and the Climate Emergency | Kule Institute for Advanced Study

Intersections of COVID-19 and the Climate Emergency 12 October 2021 Hosted by the University of Alberta Sustinability Council & Kule Scholars Program When: October 18, 2021 Time: 12:00 - 1:00PM MDT

Published: October 12, 2021

Political science student helps spark conversations about Black struggles and successes | Folio

Society and Culture Political science student helps spark conversations about Black struggles and successes As co-host of the U of A podcast BlackTalk, Zack Penddah speaks frankly with prominent ...

Published: October 8, 2021

U of A is home to Canada’s top nursing program, according to latest Maclean’s rankings | Folio

Science and Technology, Business, Society and Culture, Health And Wellness U of A is home to Canada’s top nursing program, according to latest Maclean’s rankings Education, computing science, ...

Published: October 7, 2021

Uncovered Web-series - Episode 2: Locating Unmarked Graves of Children at Indian Residential Schools | Kule Institute for Advanced Study

Uncovered Web-series - Episode 2 04 October 2021 The Institute of Prairie and Indigenous Archaeology and the Kule Institute for Advanced Study have partnered with Indigenous scholars at the ...

Published: October 4, 2021

Drones for Wildfire Management | Engineering at Alberta

Research Drones for Wildfire Management Timely research seeking to support wildfire management through the use of machine learning. 04 October 2021 ASI is excited to feature the newest member of ...

Published: October 4, 2021

Have you met Eleni Stroulia? | Faculty of Science

Have you met Eleni Stroulia? Meet Eleni Stroulia, acting vice dean in the Faculty of Science. Katie Willis - 01 October 2021 Eleni Stroulia, vice dean in the U of A’s Faculty of Science and ...

Published: October 1, 2021

Multiculturalism at 50: Exploring Its Promise, Problems, and Possible Futures in a Global Comparative Perspective | Political Science

Multiculturalism at 50: Exploring Its Promise, Problems, and Possible Futures in a Global Comparative Perspective 24 September 2021 Hosted by the Department of Politics and international studies ...

Published: September 24, 2021

AI-based method speeds discovery of materials that harvest electricity from wasted heat | Folio

Science and Technology, Business, Research AI-based method speeds discovery of materials that harvest electricity from wasted heat New materials could harness energy from cellphones or body heat, ...

Published: September 21, 2021

Geothermal energy could be generated from captured CO2, study shows | Folio

Research, Business, Science and Technology Geothermal energy could be generated from captured CO2, study shows Discovery that the technology is viable moves it a step closer to becoming part of a ...

Published: September 20, 2021

Let’s meet...our new faculty! | Alberta School of Business

Let’s meet.our new faculty! There have been a number of additions to the Alberta School of Business community since remote work began in 2020. 14 September 2021 It’s been a while since we’ve all ...

Published: September 14, 2021

The Accidental Researcher | Department of Family Medicine

The Accidental Researcher A summer research project with the Department of Family Medicine helps pharmacy student Dimitri Galatis find his passion for research. Danica Erickson - 09 September 2021

Published: September 9, 2021

Four leading researchers named to Royal Society of Canada | Folio

Society and Culture, Science and Technology, Research, Health And Wellness Four leading researchers named to Royal Society of Canada Innovators in women and children’s health, water safety, ...

Published: September 7, 2021

Sound Studies Institute relaunches with new student-designed website | Faculty of Arts

Society and Culture Sound Studies Institute relaunches with new student-designed website BDes student Mikaela Yeo brings a fresh take on SSI’s innovation and creativity. Erik Einsiedel - 02 ...

Published: September 2, 2021

Pandemic isolation harder on introverts than extroverts, study suggests | Folio

Society and Culture, Research, Health And Wellness Pandemic isolation harder on introverts than extroverts, study suggests PhD student’s research adds to evidence that introverts may not have the ...

Published: August 31, 2021

U of A project aims to use AI to help patients with respiratory issues | Folio

Health And Wellness, Science and Technology, Research U of A project aims to use AI to help patients with respiratory issues New wearable monitoring technology could get ahead of hospital ...

Published: August 26, 2021

Hiring Announcement: Director, Research Partners Network | U of A for Tomorrow

Hiring Announcement: Director, Research Partners Network 19 August 2021 We are pleased to announce that Julie Stephens has been appointed Director, Research Partners Network effective September 1.

Published: August 19, 2021

Robotics, AI key to faster cardiac ultrasound system under development | Folio

Research, Science and Technology, Health And Wellness Robotics, AI key to faster cardiac ultrasound system under development U of A diagnostic imaging and cardiology researchers team up with ...

Published: August 17, 2021

Nutrition researcher receives new funding to find out why diet affects immunity | Folio

Research, Health And Wellness Nutrition researcher receives new funding to find out why diet affects immunity Catherine Field leads one of 23 U of A projects receiving $4.8 million through the ...

Published: August 11, 2021

Four Faculty of Science researchers receive funding for state-of-the-art research tools | Faculty of Science

Four Faculty of Science researchers receive funding for state-of-the-art research tools University of Alberta scientists awarded funding from the John R. Evans Leaders fund, through the Canada ...

Published: August 11, 2021

Awards & Accolades - June/July 2021 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Employees Students Instructors Awards & Accolades - June/July 2021 celebrating the achievements of faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 04 August 2021 International acclaim Congratulations ...

Published: August 4, 2021

Front-line battle against COVID-19 inspires innovative respirator project | Folio

Health And Wellness, Science and Technology Front-line battle against COVID-19 inspires innovative respirator project Researchers in Canada and Mexico team up with industry partners to engineer a ...

Published: July 28, 2021

Dr. Vincent Agyapong Embraces New Challenge as Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at Dalhousie University | Psychiatry

Dr. Vincent Agyapong Embraces New Challenge as Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at Dalhousie University 23 July 2021 Dr. Vincent Agyapong Dr. Vincent Agyapong, a Clinical Professor in the ...

Published: July 23, 2021

IPIA & KIAS Rapid Research Response on Residential Schools | Intersections of Gender

IPIA & KIAS Rapid Research Response on Residential Schools 22 July 2021 This letter was originally sent by Situated Knowledges: Indigenous Peoples and Place (SKIPP) Signature Area and republished ...

Published: July 22, 2021

MACT Information Session - 3 August 2021 | Media and Technology Studies

MACT Information Session - 3 August 2021 22 July 2021 Thinking about a graduate degree in communications and technology? Join us on Tuesday 3 August at 6-7pm (MDT) for an online information ...

Published: July 22, 2021

The What, Why and How of Blended Learning

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Published: July 22, 2021

Statement in support of Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc Release of Report Findings | Institute of Prairie and Indigenous Archaeology

Statement in support of Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc Release of Report Findings 15 July 2021 [Content Warning: This statement discusses child death; residential schools; colonialism; genocide; ...

Published: July 15, 2021

Research administration stream update | U of A for Tomorrow

Research administration stream update 13 July 2021 The research administration stream is currently focused on finalizing the components of the new service delivery model and onboarding the new ...

Published: July 13, 2021

Researcher wants to better equip young people to manage their financial futures | Folio

Society and Culture Research Researcher wants to better equip young people to manage their financial futures An educational psychologist at the University of Alberta is studying young people’s ...

Published: July 9, 2021

Study offers insight into why some people overestimate their abilities while others underestimate | Folio

Society and Culture, Research, Business Study offers insight into why some people overestimate their abilities while others underestimate Findings by U of A business professor could give leaders a ...

Published: July 8, 2021

Going the distance: Graduate reimagines the future of health care | Faculty of Science

Going the distance: Graduate reimagines the future of health care It started with a poster, but it soon became her noble cause. Katie Willis - 08 July 2021 Talwinder Punni (’16 BSc) co-founded ...

Published: July 8, 2021

Update on the Academic Leaders Task Group | U of A for Tomorrow

Updates 2021 UAT updates July Update on the Academic Leaders Task Group UAlberta Update on the Academic Leaders Task Group Steven Dew - 08 July 2021 When President Flanagan announced the ...

Published: July 8, 2021

U of A launches safe data-sharing and analytics platform to boost AI, machine learning and digital health research | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Research Health And Wellness U of A launches safe data-sharing and analytics platform to boost AI, machine learning and digital health research DARC helps researchers analyze larger amounts of ...

Published: July 7, 2021

Department of Psychiatry’s June 10th Research Day Event Featured a Total of 20 Presentations, Including Four by Psychiatry Residents | Psychiatry

Department of Psychiatry’s June 10th Research Day Event Featured a Total of 20 Presentations, Including Four by Psychiatry Residents The Department of Psychiatry’s 19th annual Research Day event ...

Published: July 6, 2021

Indigenous experts grapple with next steps for site of Kamloops residential school | Faculty of Arts

Society and Culture Indigenous experts grapple with next steps for site of Kamloops residential school Experts call for residential school survivor support, say at least 1 in 5 residential school ...

Published: June 30, 2021

Have You Met... Simaan AbouRizk?

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Published: June 30, 2021

BlackTalk Podcast | Kule Institute for Advanced Study

BlackTalk.ca Launched on May 25, 2021 Blacktalk is a podcast about the personal experiences of global Black experts and Black Canadians contextualized within the historical experience of being Black.

Published: June 29, 2021

Have you met Joerg Sander? | Faculty of Science

Have you met Joerg Sander? On July 1, Joerg Sander will step into his new role as interim chair in the Department of Computing Science. Katie Willis - 28 June 2021 Joerg Sander has been a faculty ...

Published: June 28, 2021

Meet the Graduate of Spring 2021: Krystyna Kongats, PhD (Health Promotion and Socio-behavioural Sciences) | Public Health

Students Meet the Graduate of Spring 2021: Krystyna Kongats, PhD (Health Promotion and Socio-behavioural Sciences) Shelby Soke - 24 June 2021 With two School of Public Health degrees now under her ...

Published: June 24, 2021

Advocating for community and communication | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

Health And Wellness Students Society and Culture Advocating for community and communication Speech-language pathology student receives first-ever Rehab Med Indigenous graduate award 21 June 2021

Published: June 21, 2021

Grad mixes science with student journalism in quest for versatile skill set | Folio

Science and Technology, Society and Culture Grad mixes science with student journalism in quest for versatile skill set For Tom Ndekezi, university was a chance to gain practical skills not only ...

Published: June 18, 2021

Creative writing puts recent arts grad on unexpected journey of learning and healing | Folio

Society and Culture Creative writing puts recent arts grad on unexpected journey of learning and healing Chyana Marie Sage never thought she’d go to university. Now, she’s off to Columbia ...

Published: June 17, 2021

I have diabetes. Here’s why I’m glad I live in Alberta | Folio

Research Health And Wellness I have diabetes. Here’s why I’m glad I live in Alberta Eating right, exercising, finding the right care. Navigating life with diabetes is hard. Having access to the ...

Published: June 16, 2021

Research into how we retrieve memories could help treat people with PTSD and other anxiety disorders | Folio

Science and Technology, Research, Health And Wellness Research into how we retrieve memories could help treat people with PTSD and other anxiety disorders Psychology researcher Peggy St. Jacques’s ...

Published: June 15, 2021

Have you met... Dr. Kyle Murray | Alberta School of Business

Have you met. Dr. Kyle Murray On July 1st, 2021, Kyle Murray will step up as Acting Dean of the Alberta School of Business. 10 June 2021 An award-winning teacher and researcher, Kyle earned his ...

Published: June 10, 2021

New AI research chair developing ‘21st-century stethoscope’ to make diagnosing injury and illness faster and easier | Folio

Health And Wellness, Science and Technology, Research New AI research chair developing ‘21st-century stethoscope’ to make diagnosing injury and illness faster and easier Jacob Jaremko, who ...

Published: June 9, 2021

Can cannabis help with arthritis? U of A team funded by Alberta Innovates to develop decision tool for patients and health-care providers | Folio

Health And Wellness, Research Can cannabis help with arthritis? U of A team funded by Alberta Innovates to develop decision tool for patients and health-care providers Self-medication and lack of ...

Published: June 9, 2021

Indigenous experts grapple with next steps for site of Kamloops residential school | Faculty of Arts

Society and Culture Indigenous experts grapple with next steps for site of Kamloops residential school Experts call for residential school survivor support, say at least 1 in 5 residential school ...

Published: June 3, 2021

Appointment of Vice-President (Research and Innovation)

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Published: June 2, 2021

From bench to bedside – Research that improves patient oral care | School of Dentistry

From bench to bedside – Research that improves patient oral care Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Scholarship - Kim Cuong Nguyen Cheryl Deslaurier - 31 May 2021 Medical Sciences-Radiology and ...

Published: May 31, 2021

Celebrating the achievements of the Department of East Asian Studies | Faculty of Arts

Society and Culture Celebrating the achievements of the Department of East Asian Studies As Asian Heritage Month comes to a close, the Faculty of Arts proudly acknowledges the accomplishments of ...

Published: May 31, 2021

Statement regarding graves associated with the Kamloops Indian Residential School | Institute of Prairie and Indigenous Archaeology

Statement regarding graves associated with the Kamloops Indian Residential School 29 May 2021 UPDATED: June 24, 2021 [Content Warning: This statement discusses child death; residential schools; ...

Published: May 29, 2021

AI innovation will make thyroid ultrasounds faster and easier | Folio

Research, Business, Health And Wellness, Science and Technology AI innovation will make thyroid ultrasounds faster and easier FDA approves U of A spinoff company MEDO’s tool offering simpler, more ...

Published: May 28, 2021

Russ Greiner receives 2021 CAIAC Lifetime Achievement Award | Computing Science

Russ Greiner receives 2021 CAIAC Lifetime Achievement Award Professor Russ Greiner receives the highest honour bestowed by CAIAC, awarded to those who distinguished themselves through outstanding ...

Published: May 27, 2021

That’s What I Call Big Thinking

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Published: May 27, 2021

Dr. Bo (Cloud) Cao to Head New Study on Impact of Cannabis-Based Medications on Opioid Use Outcomes | Psychiatry

Dr. Bo (Cloud) Cao to Head New Study on Impact of Cannabis-Based Medications on Opioid Use Outcomes Gary Lamphier - 25 May 2021 Top: Dr. Bo Cao Bottom: Dr. Avininder Aulakh A new study headed by ...

Published: May 25, 2021

Literary detective work leads to major book prize for U of A poet | Folio

Society and Culture Literary detective work leads to major book prize for U of A poet Iman Mersal has won the prestigious Sheikh Zayed Book Award for her creative non-fiction novel recounting the ...

Published: May 21, 2021

‘I want to use my voice; I have to speak out’: New podcast explores systemic racism, celebrates Black achievement | Folio

Society and Culture ‘I want to use my voice; I have to speak out’: New podcast explores systemic racism, celebrates Black achievement BlackTalk offers an “ethnic, modern, inclusive and informative ...

Published: May 21, 2021

Countdown to Congress: A Showcase of U of A Talent and Scholarship

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Published: May 19, 2021

Common logics in oil and gas | Home

Society and Culture Business Research Common logics in oil and gas Understanding how organizations in the oil and gas sector have evolved over 80 years can help shape future directions for energy ...

Published: May 18, 2021

Awards & Accolades - May 2021 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Students Employees Instructors Awards & Accolades - May 2021 Celebrating the achievements of our faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 18 May 2021 Outstanding in their field Dr. Marc Curial ...

Published: May 18, 2021

Addressing the gaps in diabetes care and screening on First Nations reserves | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Health And Wellness Research Addressing the gaps in diabetes care and screening on First Nations reserves Researchers are using technology to enhance diabetes care on Alberta’s First Nations ...

Published: May 17, 2021

Have You Met...Bukola Salami?

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Published: May 13, 2021

Virtual Reality Technology Aimed at Preventing Vision Loss in People with Diabetes | Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences

Virtual Reality Technology Aimed at Preventing Vision Loss in People with Diabetes 12 May 2021 Congratulations Dr. Karim Damji, Dr. Matthew Tennant, Rita Whitford and the whole KOVR team for your ...

Published: May 12, 2021

AI innovator named to Royal Society | Folio

Science and Technology AI innovator named to Royal Society U of A computing scientist Rich Sutton honoured by world’s oldest national scientific institution for pioneering contributions to machine ...

Published: May 10, 2021

U of A professor studies how ‘invisible’ racism in academia keeps the people who experience it on the margins | Folio

Society and Culture U of A professor studies how ‘invisible’ racism in academia keeps the people who experience it on the margins Shirley Anne Tate will share insights from more than a decade of ...

Published: May 7, 2021

WGS Professor Dr. Philomina Okeke-Ihejirika: Leadership Innovator | Women's and Gender Studies

WGS Professor Dr. Philomina Okeke-Ihejirika: Leadership Innovator 07 May 2021 In recognition of Canadian Innovation Week, the University of Alberta turns a spotlight on the ways that research is ...

Published: May 7, 2021

Algorithms for fairness and control in energy systems | Home

Science and Technology Research Algorithms for fairness and control in energy systems New energy sources and demands are putting fierce new pressures on our energy grid and, without adaptation, ...

Published: May 6, 2021

Know Thyself as a Virtual Reality Ethics E-Symposium | Research + Innovation

Know Thyself as a Virtual Reality Ethics E-Symposium This workshop is part of Know Thyself as a Virtual Reality (KTVR), an interdisciplinary project that focuses on the ethics and aesthetics of ...

Published: May 5, 2021

U of A precision health and entrepreneurship platforms get a boost to accelerate innovation | Folio

Science and Technology Business Research Health And Wellness U of A precision health and entrepreneurship platforms get a boost to accelerate innovation Projects funded by Alberta Innovates will ...

Published: May 3, 2021

Honors Student Duncan McCallum Receives Roger S. Smith Undergraduate Research Award | Department of Philosophy

Honors Student Duncan McCallum Receives Roger S. Smith Undergraduate Research Award Congratulations Duncan! 01 May 2021 We are pleased to announce that Philosophy Honors student Duncan McCallum ...

Published: May 1, 2021

DH undergraduate student receives AIM-HI stipend | School of Dentistry

DH undergraduate student receives AIM-HI stipend 01 May 2021 Dental hygiene student Terri Ward’s research project aimed at improving the oral healthcare of Metis Albertans is the successful ...

Published: May 1, 2021

Awards and Accolades - April 2021 | Alberta School of Business

Business Awards and Accolades - April 2021 Celebrating the achievements of Business faculty, staff, students and alumni. 30 April 2021 Faculty Excellence Congratulations to Madeline Toubiana who ...

Published: April 30, 2021

Chapters by two Faculty of Law professors appear in new collection | UAlberta Law

Chapters by two Faculty of Law professors appear in new collection Profs. Meshel and Raso publish new work on water disputes and data, respectively Sarah Kent - 29 April 2021 Assistant Professors ...

Published: April 29, 2021

Innovator Spotlight: Lazina Mckenzie

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Published: April 28, 2021

U of A archeologist helps Indigenous communities uncover their own stories | Folio

Research Science and Technology Society and Culture U of A archeologist helps Indigenous communities uncover their own stories New director of U of A institute sees her mission as reimagining the ...

Published: April 27, 2021

U of A named as one of Canada’s greenest employers for 13th straight year | Folio

Society and Culture U of A named as one of Canada’s greenest employers for 13th straight year Innovative programs bring together ideas from students, researchers and operations to save energy, ...

Published: April 26, 2021

Law students create four access-to-justice legal tech tools | UAlberta Law

Law students create four access-to-justice legal tech tools One app is headed to international competition, all four being considered for use Helen Metella - 23 April 2021 For the second year in a ...

Published: April 23, 2021

Innovator Spotlight: Jacob Jaremko

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Published: April 22, 2021

Researchers hope AI can help diagnose depression more accurately | Folio

Health And Wellness, Research, Science and Technology Researchers hope AI can help diagnose depression more accurately Project taps into big data to determine the factors involved and develop a ...

Published: April 22, 2021

Innovative fitness program encourages kids with heart disease or transplants to train safely at home | Folio

Research, Health And Wellness Innovative fitness program encourages kids with heart disease or transplants to train safely at home U of A cardiologists, computing scientists team up to build video ...

Published: April 19, 2021

Study sheds light on accessibility on popular Whyte Avenue commercial corridor | Folio

Society and Culture Research Business Study sheds light on accessibility on popular Whyte Avenue commercial corridor Findings reveal barriers that create inequities where some people can access ...

Published: April 14, 2021

Researchers modelling full impact of pandemic restrictions to prepare for next public health crisis | Folio

Research, Health And Wellness Researchers modelling full impact of pandemic restrictions to prepare for next public health crisis U of A health economist leads team developing model to predict ...

Published: April 14, 2021

U of A research could help diagnose prostate cancer severity more accurately | Folio

Science and Technology, Health And Wellness, Research U of A research could help diagnose prostate cancer severity more accurately Research collaboration focuses on gene mutations to predict risk ...

Published: April 13, 2021

Resident Research Subcommittee Has Played a Key Role in Expanding the Department of Psychiatry’s Research Culture | Psychiatry

Resident Research Subcommittee Has Played a Key Role in Expanding the Department of Psychiatry’s Research Culture 12 April 2021 Top: Dr. Dr. Maryana Kravtsenyuk, Middle: Dr. Reji Thomas; Bottom: ...

Published: April 12, 2021

A career of one’s own | Alberta School of Business

Society and Culture Business A career of one’s own Women from the Alberta School of Business discuss the mentorship they have received from other women, and the positive impact it has had on their ...

Published: April 9, 2021

Pandemic has proven that in-person academic conferences aren’t the only option, say researchers | Folio

Society and Culture, Science and Technology Pandemic has proven that in-person academic conferences aren’t the only option, say researchers Exclusively face-to-face gatherings are a luxury ...

Published: April 9, 2021

Innovator Spotlight: Jana Rieger

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Published: April 8, 2021

Research targets faster, safer source of islet cells for people with Type 1 diabetes | Folio

Science and Technology, Research, Health And Wellness Research targets faster, safer source of islet cells for people with Type 1 diabetes U of A researchers are harnessing AI to analyze patients’ ...

Published: April 8, 2021

Shaping the future of personalized health care

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Published: April 1, 2021

Law students rewarded with top prizes during virtual mooting season | UAlberta Law

Law students rewarded with top prizes during virtual mooting season Faculty of Law sees multiple wins at regional and national moots Sarah Kent - 01 April 2021 From left to right: Tesia Doblanko, ...

Published: April 1, 2021

U of A spinoff company named Edmonton Startup of the Year | Folio

Science and Technology, Business, Health And Wellness U of A spinoff company named Edmonton Startup of the Year True Angle Medical Technologies recognized for success of life-changing device that ...

Published: March 31, 2021

Faculty of Arts Celebrates Fifteen Teaching, Learning and Research Award Winners | Faculty of Arts

Faculty of Arts Celebrates Fifteen Teaching, Learning and Research Award Winners Arts Community recognizes and celebrates the achievements of students, faculty, and staff with annual awards ...

Published: March 31, 2021

Local not-for-profit with U of A roots runs cancer clinical trials around the world | Folio

Health And Wellness, Research Local not-for-profit with U of A roots runs cancer clinical trials around the world Building on game-changing breast cancer trials, TRIO now testing drugs for breast, ...

Published: March 30, 2021

Local not-for-profit with U of A roots runs cancer clinical trials around the world | Department of Oncology

Local not-for-profit with U of A roots runs cancer clinical trials around the world Gillian Rutherford - 30 March 2021 Building on game-changing breast cancer trials, TRIO now testing drugs for ...

Published: March 30, 2021

Researchers craft AI-based tool that detects bipolar disorder at earlier stages | Folio

Health And Wellness Research Science and Technology Researchers craft AI-based tool that detects bipolar disorder at earlier stages New machine learning model spots subtle early signs, could make ...

Published: March 30, 2021

Gender imbalance in the film industry | Media and Technology Studies

Gender imbalance in the film industry Collecting the right data to solve inequity 30 March 2021 Nance Ackerman, Ariella Pahlke and Teresa MacInnes, co-directors of the documentary Conviction, an ...

Published: March 30, 2021

Dr. Deb Verhoeven, Canada 150 Chair in Gender and Informatics, Research on Gender Imbalance in the Film Industry Featured on the SSHRC Website | Women's and Gender Studies

Dr. Deb Verhoeven, Canada 150 Chair in Gender and Informatics, Research on Gender Imbalance in the Film Industry Featured on the SSHRC Website 30 March 2021 Although gender inequity in the film ...

Published: March 30, 2021

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Published: March 29, 2021

Provincial cannabis marketing shows governments taking cautious approach: study | Folio

Business Society and Culture Research Provincial cannabis marketing shows governments taking cautious approach: study Marketing of sales after legalization suggests most provinces sought to ...

Published: March 25, 2021

Prof. Jennifer Raso publishes chapter on AI and administrative law | UAlberta Law

Prof. Jennifer Raso publishes chapter on AI and administrative law Administrative law must respond to algorithmic decision-making tools, argues Raso Sarah Kent - 25 March 2021 Assistant Professor ...

Published: March 25, 2021

Interim Dean Appointments: Faculties of Engineering, Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation and Rehabilitation Medicine

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Published: March 25, 2021

Innovation never stops: Campus Sustainability Grants program 2020 | Facilities & Operations

Campus Sustainability Grants program 2020 Engineering, urban planning, education, business, medicine and dentistry—the grants program over 2020-21 featured diverse projects from faculty and ...

Published: March 24, 2021

FoMD researchers receive $13.7 million from CIHR | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Research FoMD researchers receive $13.7 million from CIHR New project grants helping to push frontiers of knowledge Ryan O'Byrne - 23 March 2021 The Canadian Institutes of Health Research has ...

Published: March 23, 2021

Innovation | News

Science and Technology Society and Culture Health And Wellness Great ideas change the world, but ideas need a push forward. At the University of Alberta, we know that push has never been more ...

Published: March 23, 2021

‘Germ hunters’ discover rare lung disease in rural Alberta | Folio

Research Health And Wellness ‘Germ hunters’ discover rare lung disease in rural Alberta Fungal infection linked to bats has made the province home, according to researchers with Alberta Precision ...

Published: March 18, 2021

Recording a Benchmark: Unpacking the U of A’s First Workforce Diversity Census

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Published: March 18, 2021

Nurse Researcher Honoured with International Hall of Fame Award

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Published: March 17, 2021

Students convert physics lessons to practical use with undergraduate research projects | Physics

Research Students Students convert physics lessons to practical use with undergraduate research projects Research is messier than portrayed in textbooks, but its rewards include honing new skills ...

Published: March 16, 2021

Sandra Bucerius Named Henry Marshall Tory Chair

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Published: March 12, 2021

Announcing the Acting Dean of Science

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Published: March 11, 2021

Graduate student uses technology to support Indigenous language learning | Folio

Society and Culture, Science and Technology Graduate student uses technology to support Indigenous language learning After finding few digital resources available, Delaney Lothian decided to ...

Published: March 10, 2021

Celebrating International Women's Day 2021

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Published: March 4, 2021

Department of Psychiatry’s Graduate Program Attracts Diverse Range of Student Researchers from Around the Globe | Psychiatry

Department of Psychiatry’s Graduate Program Attracts Diverse Range of Student Researchers from Around the Globe The Department of Psychiatry Graduate Program attracts Master’s and Doctoral level ...

Published: March 4, 2021

Nursing professor leading international research to support vulnerable migrant children | Folio

Society and Culture, Research Nursing professor leading international research to support vulnerable migrant children Expanded research network in 12 countries will help health-care providers and ...

Published: March 3, 2021

Equipment upgrades will boost innovative metabolomics research linking environmental exposures with health outcomes | Folio

Health And Wellness, Research Equipment upgrades will boost innovative metabolomics research linking environmental exposures with health outcomes Infrastructure funding will support U of A-led ...

Published: March 3, 2021

U of A physicist helping build next-generation particle detector to shed new light on dark matter | Physics

Science and Technology Research U of A physicist helping build next-generation particle detector to shed new light on dark matter Aksel Hallin and his team will put their pioneering expertise to ...

Published: March 3, 2021

Powerful new microscope will enable physicists to advance the science of the very fast and very small | Folio

Research, Science and Technology Powerful new microscope will enable physicists to advance the science of the very fast and very small Investment in cutting-edge research tools will put the U of A ...

Published: March 3, 2021

New funding gives U of A innovation a major boost | News

New funding gives U of A innovation a major boost On March 3, the federal government announced significant new funding through the Canada Foundation for Innovation to support infrastructure needs ...

Published: March 3, 2021

CFI funds major study of the health impact of medications taken during pregnancy | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Health And Wellness CFI funds major study of the health impact of medications taken during pregnancy Project collaborators, including U of A’s Padma Kaul, will build a database with information on ...

Published: March 3, 2021

New funding could help Alberta scientists unlock the quantum internet | Folio

Science and Technology, Research New funding could help Alberta scientists unlock the quantum internet New and upgraded nano-fabrication facilities at U of A and University of Calgary will help ...

Published: March 3, 2021

New equipment will help U of A scientists create compounds that could power the future | Folio

Research, Science and Technology New equipment will help U of A scientists create compounds that could power the future Greater ability to define characteristics of new materials will further ...

Published: March 3, 2021

U of A team receives new funding to advance understanding of misfolded proteins linked with dementia | Folio

Research, Health And Wellness U of A team receives new funding to advance understanding of misfolded proteins linked with dementia Infrastructure upgrades will allow scientists to build on ...

Published: March 3, 2021

U of A-led space mission propelled by significant new funding | Folio

Science and Technology, Research U of A-led space mission propelled by significant new funding Mission to assess effects of space radiation on Earth’s climate will open up scientific and economic ...

Published: March 3, 2021

U of A physicist helping build next-generation particle detector to shed new light on dark matter | Folio

Research, Science and Technology U of A physicist helping build next-generation particle detector to shed new light on dark matter Aksel Hallin and his team will put their pioneering expertise to ...

Published: March 3, 2021

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories involving the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. Compiled by Ross Neitz - 26 February 2021 This is a roundup of relevant news and media stories involving ...

Published: February 26, 2021

Targeting new therapeutic options for chronic pain | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Research Health And Wellness Targeting new therapeutic options for chronic pain U of A research shows a growth factor may hold a key to reducing dependence on opioid treatments, which carry ...

Published: February 26, 2021

U of A scientist named one of the world’s top AI researchers to watch | Faculty of Science

U of A scientist named one of the world’s top AI researchers to watch Computing scientist Martha White is recognized as an outstanding early career researcher by Institute of Electrical and ...

Published: February 26, 2021

Recap of Ask SET Anything: IT Edition | U of A for Tomorrow

Updates 2021 UAT updates February Recap of Ask SET Anything: IT Edition UAlberta Recap of Ask SET Anything: IT Edition Todd Gilchrist - 25 February 2021 Last Friday, the SET team hosted another ...

Published: February 25, 2021

DeepMind champions diversity in AI with new graduate scholarship program at U of A | Folio

Science and Technology DeepMind champions diversity in AI with new graduate scholarship program at U of A Newly announced scholarships will support computing science students from under- ...

Published: February 22, 2021

Master’s Student Medard Adu Researches the Effectiveness of Technology-Enabled Mental Health Support Services | Psychiatry

Master’s Student Medard Adu Researches the Effectiveness of Technology-Enabled Mental Health Support Services Medard Adu got his first taste of Edmonton’s bone-chilling winter weather when an ...

Published: February 18, 2021

U of A researchers launch program to diagnose genetic diseases in children | Folio

Science and Technology Health And Wellness U of A researchers launch program to diagnose genetic diseases in children Precision health pilot aims to improve care for Alberta patients living with ...

Published: February 18, 2021

Awards & Accolades - February 2021 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Employees Students Awards & Accolades - February 2021 Celebrating the achievements of our faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 17 February 2021 U of A neuroscientist Maria Ioannou is among ...

Published: February 17, 2021

Computing science students take on sustainability projects in hackathon | Faculty of Science

Computing science students take on sustainability projects in hackathon CMPUT 401 event gives students opportunity to practice hands-on skills, teamwork, and develop computing solutions to real- ...

Published: February 17, 2021

Hope wins as final buzzer sounds at World's Longest Hockey Game | Department of Oncology

Hope wins as final buzzer sounds at World's Longest Hockey Game Alex Antoneshyn - 15 February 2021 University of Alberta oncologist John Mackey is quoted in this story about how 40 people took ...

Published: February 15, 2021

Candidates for the K-12 Math Education position | Department of Secondary Education

Candidates for the K-12 Math Education position The Faculty of Education has shortlisted the following four candidates for the the tenure-track position in K-12 Mathematics Education. 12 February ...

Published: February 12, 2021

Inaugural Digital Law Forum launches February 24 and March 3 | UAlberta Law

Inaugural Digital Law Forum launches February 24 and March 3 Lawyers and tech experts invited to examine technology’s impact on law and vice versa Helen Metella - 11 February 2021 All lawyers now ...

Published: February 11, 2021

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

UAlberta FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories involving the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. Ross Neitz - 08 February 2021 This is a roundup of relevant news and media stories involving the ...

Published: February 8, 2021

International Day of Women and Girls in Science | Public Health

International Day of Women and Girls in Science Today we celebrate our female faculty who are leaders in public health research. Nisa Drozdowski 04 February 2021 Each year on February 11 we mark ...

Published: February 4, 2021

Recap of Ask SET Anything: Finance Edition | U of A for Tomorrow

Updates 2021 UAT updates February Recap of Ask SET Anything: Finance Edition UAlberta Recap of Ask SET Anything: Finance Edition Todd Gilchrist - 04 February 2021 On Monday, the SET team hosted ...

Published: February 4, 2021

World’s Longest Hockey Game aims to move 10 years of cancer research closer to the goal line | Folio

Health And Wellness World’s Longest Hockey Game aims to move 10 years of cancer research closer to the goal line Annual fundraising effort to support clinical trial of precision drug developed at ...

Published: February 4, 2021

U of A teams up with West African universities to foster next generation of global scholars and leaders | Folio

Society and Culture U of A teams up with West African universities to foster next generation of global scholars and leaders Multidisciplinary project will provide training and mentorship to help ...

Published: February 3, 2021

Computing scientist recognized for lifetime of work in AI | Faculty of Science

Computing scientist recognized for lifetime of work in AI Jonathan Schaeffer has received a lifetime achievement award from CS-Can | Info-Can. Katie Willis - 02 February 2021 In recognition of his ...

Published: February 2, 2021

Financial strain top source of worry in COVID-19 mental health crisis: public health researcher | Folio

Health And Wellness, Research Financial strain top source of worry in COVID-19 mental health crisis: public health researcher U of A expert studies tools for recovery ranging from tax clinics to ...

Published: February 2, 2021

Joel Gehman appointed director of the Canadian Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility | Alberta School of Business

Joel Gehman appointed director of the Canadian Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility Gehman shares his plans as he embarks on the new role. Lynda Vang 02 February 2021 Newly appointed ...

Published: February 2, 2021

COMMENTARY: Black History Month at the U of A | Faculty of Arts

Society and Culture COMMENTARY: Black History Month at the U of A The growing enthusiasm to celebrate BHM also means asking difficult questions about inequities Philomina Okeke-Ihejirika - 01 ...

Published: February 1, 2021

Awards and Accolades - January 2021 | Alberta School of Business

Business Awards and Accolades - January 2021 Celebrating the achievements of Business faculty, staff, students and alumni. 29 January 2021 Faculty Excellence Congratulations to Dean Joseph Doucet, ...

Published: January 29, 2021

Arts-based education helps Indigenous youth see themselves as leaders | Folio

Society and Culture Arts-based education helps Indigenous youth see themselves as leaders Drawing on drama techniques can create more meaningful learning experiences for youth, says U of A ...

Published: January 29, 2021

Announcement: Acting Deans — School of Business and Faculty of Nursing

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Published: January 29, 2021

Virtual clinic pilot sees success in Pincher Creek | Folio

Health And Wellness, Science and Technology Virtual clinic pilot sees success in Pincher Creek U of A spinoff company launches MedROAD virtual clinic in Alberta, making long-distance health care a ...

Published: January 28, 2021

Machine learning tool used to predict early symptoms of schizophrenia in relatives of patients | Folio

Health And Wellness, Research, Science and Technology Machine learning tool used to predict early symptoms of schizophrenia in relatives of patients Researchers develop AI tool to analyze brain ...

Published: January 26, 2021

Announcing the 2020 Precision Health Seed Grant Award Recipients | Precision Health Signature Area

Science and Technology Health And Wellness Research Announcing the 2020 Precision Health Seed Grant Award Recipients Five teams will propel innovative research ideas hoping to develop larger-scale ...

Published: January 22, 2021

Have you met… Corey Bighorn?

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Published: January 21, 2021

Target of new cancer treatment valid for breast as well as blood cancers: study | Folio

Research, Health And Wellness Target of new cancer treatment valid for breast as well as blood cancers: study Results reinforce rationale for clinical trials expected to begin in May. January 20, ...

Published: January 20, 2021

New drug that could treat aggressive forms of cancer created at U of A | Department of Oncology

New drug that could treat aggressive forms of cancer created at U of A Andrea Dion - 20 January 2021 EDMONTON -- The University of Alberta is touting a new drug that could treat breast and blood ...

Published: January 20, 2021

Target of new cancer treatment valid for breast as well as blood cancers: study | Department of Oncology

Target of new cancer treatment valid for breast as well as blood cancers: study Gillian Rutherford - 20 January 2021 One more piece of the puzzle has fallen into place behind a new drug whose anti ...

Published: January 20, 2021

Awards & Accolades - January 2021 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Instructors Students Employees Awards & Accolades - January 2021 Celebrating the achievements of our faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 20 January 2021 Dr. Lori West is Director, Alberta ...

Published: January 20, 2021

Newly named AI chairs will help advance game-changing research at U of A | Folio

Health And Wellness Society and Culture Science and Technology Research Newly named AI chairs will help advance game-changing research at U of A Twelve of the U of A’s top experts in artificial ...

Published: January 19, 2021

State-of-the-art sonic lab will help U of A researchers shape the sound of things to come | Folio

Society and Culture Science and Technology State-of-the-art sonic lab will help U of A researchers shape the sound of things to come Sound3 Lab will support innovative research on designing ...

Published: January 18, 2021

Room to Grow | University of Alberta International

Room to Grow Partnership with RWTH Aachen University expands through joint research seed funding initiative UAlberta International - 13 January 2021 Dr. Leluo Guan (R) with a colleague in a ...

Published: January 13, 2021

Podcast draws on U of A expertise to explore how AI will shape society | Folio

Health And Wellness Science and Technology Society and Culture Podcast draws on U of A expertise to explore how AI will shape society In “AI4Society Dialogues,” top experts explain why artificial ...

Published: January 12, 2021

Celebrating Peter Kules 100th Birthday | Kule Institute for Advanced Study

Celebrating Peter Kules 100th Birthday 06 January 2021 Today KIAS celebrates the 100th birthday of one of our founding donors, Peter Kule. Peter’s philanthropy has touched lives in Edmonton, ...

Published: January 6, 2021

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories featuring the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry Compiled by Ross Neitz - 04 January 2021 This is a roundup of relevant news and media stories involving ...

Published: January 4, 2021

Awards and Accolades - December 2020 | Alberta School of Business

Business Awards and Accolades - December 2020 Celebrating the achievements of Business faculty, staff, students and alumni. 31 December 2020 Faculty Excellence The Annual Faculty Fellowship ...

Published: December 31, 2020

2020 Canada Research Chairs

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Published: December 17, 2020

Two faculty members named Canada Research Chairs | Faculty of Science

Two faculty members named Canada Research Chairs Linglong Kong and Christopher Sturdy will receive new funding through the Government of Canada’s Canada Research Chair program. Katie Willis - 17 ...

Published: December 17, 2020

20 stories that defined the University of Alberta in 2020 | Folio

Research, Science and Technology, Society and Culture, Health And Wellness, Business 20 stories that defined the University of Alberta in 2020 In a year of unprecedented challenges, the people of ...

Published: December 17, 2020

Black Diaspora Studies scholar Shirley Anne Tate named Canada Research Chair | Faculty of Arts

Research Society and Culture Black Diaspora Studies scholar Shirley Anne Tate named Canada Research Chair Tate’s CRC Project to Confront Intersectional Institutional Racism in Universities Donna ...

Published: December 17, 2020

Industry ready: New master’s program will train the data scientists of tomorrow | Faculty of Science

Industry ready: New master’s program will train the data scientists of tomorrow A master’s in modeling, data, and predictions will prepare graduates for work in industry or government as data ...

Published: December 16, 2020

Canada Research Chair a twofold boon for U of A expert in women’s entrepreneurship | Folio

Health And Wellness, Society and Culture, Science and Technology, Research Canada Research Chair a twofold boon for U of A expert in women’s entrepreneurship For business professor Jennifer ...

Published: December 16, 2020

U of A professor helps Indigenous communities tap into research rooted in their traditions | Folio

Research, Society and Culture U of A professor helps Indigenous communities tap into research rooted in their traditions As the newly named Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Governance, Dr. ...

Published: December 16, 2020

Women face higher risk of death or heart failure following a heart attack: study | Folio

Research Health And Wellness Women face higher risk of death or heart failure following a heart attack: study Gap is closing, but U of A researchers find women are still given fewer tests and ...

Published: December 15, 2020

2020 Year in Review | Alberta School of Business

2020 Year in Review A look back on the most significant stories from the Alberta School of Business. Lynda Vang 15 December 2020 A new year is upon us and we welcome 2021 with open arms. Goodbye ...

Published: December 15, 2020

The Faculty of Arts' Research Stories of the Year | Faculty of Arts

Society and Culture Research The Faculty of Arts' Research Stories of the Year Here are the research stories of 2020: Donna McKinnon - 14 December 2020 The complex problems of the 21st century — ...

Published: December 14, 2020

2020 in Review: Fine Arts Stories of the Year | Faculty of Arts

Society and Culture 2020 in Review: Fine Arts Stories of the Year The Fine Arts continued to persevere despite several setbacks this year Erik Einsiedel - 10 December 2020 In 2020, the pandemic ...

Published: December 10, 2020

Business students take learning from class to corporate world | Folio

Business, Science and Technology, Society and Culture Business students take learning from class to corporate world Access to online platform gives students, professors and partner companies a way ...

Published: December 9, 2020

Collaborative research helps communities reach their healthiest potential | Public Health

Collaborative research helps communities reach their healthiest potential The Centre for Healthy Communities is tackling complex social problems that will positively impact public health outcomes ...

Published: December 8, 2020

Leading researcher brings big data to fight for gender equity in film industry | Folio

Society and Culture, Research Leading researcher brings big data to fight for gender equity in film industry Deb Verhoeven will use new SSHRC funding to illuminate power structures and inform ...

Published: December 8, 2020

U of A venture mentoring service helps entrepreneurs navigate the unknowns | Folio

Business, Science and Technology U of A venture mentoring service helps entrepreneurs navigate the unknowns ThresholdImpact VMS manager and entrepreneur Lazina McKenzie helps bring the collective ...

Published: December 3, 2020

Event: Webinar | Prince Takamado Japan Centre for Teaching and Research

Ageing Society in the Era of Pandemics: Approaches in Japan and Canada PTJC Webinar 3: Applying AI in COVID-19 03 December 2020 Date Monday, December 14, 2020 | 3:00 pm (MST) Tuesday, December 15, ...

Published: December 3, 2020

New UAlberta-developed augmented reality app helps Canadians manage mental health during COVID-19 | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

Health And Wellness Science and Technology UAlberta New UAlberta-developed augmented reality app helps Canadians manage mental health during COVID-19 YOU-AR-OK provides users with a virtual ...

Published: December 3, 2020

2020 Celebration of Service and Excellence Awards

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Published: December 2, 2020

Archeologist uses science to counter misconceptions of Indigenous peoples | Folio

Society and Culture Archeologist uses science to counter misconceptions of Indigenous peoples For Maggie Spivey-Faulkner, unearthing evidence is the best way to change public perceptions—and ...

Published: December 2, 2020

Innovative company creates ‘synthetic cities’ to help solve future problems before they happen | Folio

Science and Technology Business Innovative company creates ‘synthetic cities’ to help solve future problems before they happen Powered by U of A grads, RunWithIt Synthetics uses machine learning ...

Published: December 1, 2020

Awards and Accolades - November 2020 | Alberta School of Business

Business Awards and Accolades - November 2020 Celebrating the achievements of Business faculty, staff, students and alumni. 30 November 2020 Faculty Excellence Congratulations to Christopher ...

Published: November 30, 2020

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories featuring the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry Compiled by Ross Neitz - 27 November 2020 This is a roundup of relevant news and media stories involving ...

Published: November 27, 2020

Transforming student, teacher experience with revitalized classrooms | Alberta School of Business

Business Transforming student, teacher experience with revitalized classrooms Generous donation results in renovations of two Alberta School of Business learning spaces. Brea Elford 25 November 2020

Published: November 25, 2020

Physicists acknowledged for industry partnership examining passive seismic data in Alberta | Physics

Science and Technology Research Physicists acknowledged for industry partnership examining passive seismic data in Alberta Professor Mirko van der Baan received the NSERC Synergy Award for his ...

Published: November 19, 2020

Machine learning uncovers missing information about ethnicity and Aboriginal status in population health data: study | Folio

Society and Culture, Health And Wellness, Research, Science and Technology Machine learning uncovers missing information about ethnicity and Aboriginal status in population health data: study U of ...

Published: November 18, 2020

Medical resident and master’s grad develops virtual tools to help surgeons correct skull defects in babies | Folio

Health And Wellness, Science and Technology Medical resident and master’s grad develops virtual tools to help surgeons correct skull defects in babies With her third U of A degree, Émilie ...

Published: November 18, 2020

Congratulations to Dr. Sharon Farnel | School of Library and Information Studies

Congratulations to Dr. Sharon Farnel Congratulations to Dr. Sharon Farnel, a candidate in the Interdisciplinary PhD program, for successfully defending her thesis! 16 November 2020 Sharon Farnel, ...

Published: November 16, 2020

Portable headband with EEG technology may help diagnosis of stroke patients | Faculty of Science

Portable headband with EEG technology may help diagnosis of stroke patients New wearable technology by University of Alberta scientists could help improve the speed and accuracy of stroke diagnosis.

Published: November 12, 2020

Portable headband with EEG technology may help diagnosis of stroke patients | Folio

Research, Health And Wellness, Science and Technology Portable headband with EEG technology may help diagnosis of stroke patients New wearable tech by U of A scientists could help improve the ...

Published: November 11, 2020

Physicists acknowledged for industry partnership examining passive seismic data in Alberta | Folio

Science and Technology Business Physicists acknowledged for industry partnership examining passive seismic data in Alberta U of A professor Mirko van der Baan receives NSERC Synergy Award for work ...

Published: November 10, 2020

Tenure & Promotion | Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Tenure & Promotion Please join me in congratulating Jeff Birchall, Josh Evans, Monireh Faramarzi and Matt Steele-MacInnis, all of whom were unanimously awarded tenure and promotion at the Faculty ...

Published: November 9, 2020

Celebrating staff: Matthew Pietrosanu | Faculty of Science

Celebrating staff: Matthew Pietrosanu Meet Matthew Pietrosanu, statistical consultant in the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences. Katie Willis - 06 November 2020 Matthew Pietrosanu ...

Published: November 6, 2020

For U of A Nobel Prize winner Michael Houghton, life-saving science is a team effort | Folio

Society and Culture, Health And Wellness, Science and Technology For U of A Nobel Prize winner Michael Houghton, life-saving science is a team effort World-leading virologist and hepatitis C virus ...

Published: November 6, 2020

How stigma makes pandemics worse for marginalized groups | Folio

Society and Culture, Health And Wellness How stigma makes pandemics worse for marginalized groups COVID-19 isn’t affecting everyone equally, says U of A diversity expert who recommends ways to ...

Published: November 5, 2020

Psychology Departmental Seminar Talk Dr. Ehsan Hashemi | Psychology

Psychology Departmental Seminar Talk Dr. Ehsan Hashemi 30 October 2020 Cooperative Control for Autonomous Systems: An Opportunity for Human-Robot Collaboration Dr. Ehsan Hashemi (Mechanical ...

Published: October 30, 2020

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

UAlberta Health And Wellness Students Research Science and Technology FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories featuring the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry By ROSS NEITZ - 30 October 2020 This ...

Published: October 30, 2020

U of A expert helps develop national framework for K-12 computer science curriculum | Folio

Society and Culture U of A expert helps develop national framework for K-12 computer science curriculum Teaching guide aims to give students across Canada an earlier introduction to essential ...

Published: October 29, 2020

Message from the Chair | Physics

Message from the Chair - October 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has changed how we do things on campus, but it has not stopped research and teaching activities in the Department of Physics. Mauricio ...

Published: October 28, 2020

More training, education needed to fight systemic racism in public institutions, say Black scholars at U of A | Folio

Society and Culture More training, education needed to fight systemic racism in public institutions, say Black scholars at U of A Black scholars at the University of Alberta and elsewhere have ...

Published: October 27, 2020

National francophone immigration week | Campus Saint-Jean

National francophone immigration week Campus Saint-Jean will take part in the 2020 edtion with a series of seminars, everyday from noon to 1 pm. 27 October 2020 The University of Alberta's Campus ...

Published: October 27, 2020

Semaine nationale de l'immigration francophone | Campus Saint-Jean

Semaine nationale de l'immigration francophone Le Campus Saint-Jean participe à l'édition 2020 avec une série de séminaires tous les jours de de midi à 13h. 27 October 2020 Le Campus Saint-Jean de ...

Published: October 27, 2020

New chair offers new opportunities for Noga | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Employees New chair offers new opportunities for Noga After years of pushing cardiac imaging services forward in Edmonton, Michelle Noga takes on a new role that will help her dive further into ...

Published: October 23, 2020

Creating ethical AI from Indigenous perspectives | Folio

Society and Culture Creating ethical AI from Indigenous perspectives Guest speaker Jason Edward Lewis, a design and computation arts expert, says AI is being developed with built-in biases.

Published: October 23, 2020

U of A experts honoured with prestigious national fellowship | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Research Instructors U of A experts honoured with prestigious national fellowship Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry professors Justin Ezekowitz, Arya Sharma recognized among Canada’s top health ...

Published: October 21, 2020

Awards & Accolades - October 2020 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Research Students Instructors UAlberta Employees Awards & Accolades - October 2020 Celebrating the achievements of our faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 21 October 2020 For all humankind

Published: October 21, 2020

AI could offer big energy savings for office towers, says U of A researcher | Folio

Science and Technology, Research, Society and Culture AI could offer big energy savings for office towers, says U of A researcher Computing scientist Omid Ardakanian is working on software to make ...

Published: October 21, 2020

Changing the Way We Do Business | Alberta School of Business

Changing the Way We Do Business Alberta School of Business to offer direct admission from high school beginning in 2022. 21 October 2020 UPDATED: October 13, 2021 Not Business As Usual Big changes ...

Published: October 21, 2020

Supporting Digital Literacy and Local Innovation with Northern and Indigenous Communities | Faculty of Arts

Supporting Digital Literacy and Local Innovation with Northern and Indigenous Communities Community-led, inclusive research key to success says Killam Accelerator Award recipient Rob McMahon Donna ...

Published: October 19, 2020

Six U of A innovations that changed the world | Folio

Health And Wellness, Research, Science and Technology Six U of A innovations that changed the world University of Alberta researchers have been driving discovery and innovation for more than 100 ...

Published: October 15, 2020

‘Mobile therapist’ technology shows promise in helping cancer patients regain ability to swallow | Folio

Business, Health And Wellness, Science and Technology ‘Mobile therapist’ technology shows promise in helping cancer patients regain ability to swallow U of A rehabilitation medicine researcher ...

Published: October 15, 2020

AI pilot project aims to make water treatment greener, more efficient and less expensive | Folio

Science and Technology, Research AI pilot project aims to make water treatment greener, more efficient and less expensive U of A computing scientists working with Edmonton tech company and town of ...

Published: October 15, 2020

Wearable EEG technology gives insight into child development in Malawi | Faculty of Science

Wearable EEG technology gives insight into child development in Malawi Graduate student Daniel Robles helps to kick off longitudinal study on long-term child development with wearable EEG technology.

Published: October 15, 2020

Two PhD students honoured with prestigious Dorothy J. Killam Memorial Graduate Prize | Faculty of Science

Two PhD students honoured with prestigious Dorothy J. Killam Memorial Graduate Prize Albert Remus Rosana and Cassandra Wilkinson received $50,000 over the next two years to support their studies.

Published: October 14, 2020

Meet the 2020 Killam Laureates

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Published: October 14, 2020

Wearable tech will help people manage multiple sclerosis | Folio

Business Health And Wellness Research Science and Technology Wearable tech will help people manage multiple sclerosis U of A researchers, precision health company team up to develop sensor small ...

Published: October 14, 2020

U of A mentorship program helps Black high-schoolers succeed in university | Folio

Health And Wellness U of A mentorship program helps Black high-schoolers succeed in university Program pairs youth with students and professors to give them a head start on academic skills—and ...

Published: October 8, 2020

Call for Consultation: Dean of Students Review Committee

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Published: October 8, 2020

Orange Shirt Day | School of Dentistry

Orange Shirt Day The University-led initiative honours residential school survivors 05 October 2020 On September 20th, we wore our Orange Shirts to remember the harm caused to the First Peoples of ...

Published: October 5, 2020

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Health And Wellness UAlberta Students Research Commentary FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories featuring the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry By ROSS NEITZ - 02 October 2020 This is a ...

Published: October 2, 2020

International artists create music from blended genres | Faculty of Arts

International artists create music from blended genres Online collective music from the TranceCultural Orchestra bridges cultural divisions and COVID-19 isolation Erik Einsiedel - 01 October 2020

Published: October 1, 2020

We Saw It Coming | New Trail

Research Ideas People How-To Evergreen & Gold Give to UAlberta Close Illustration by Miracle Studios New Trail 100 We Saw It Coming We dug through the New Trail archives and found articles that ...

Published: September 29, 2020

New sound laboratory to be the first of its kind at UAlberta | Faculty of Arts

New sound laboratory to be the first of its kind at UAlberta The Sound3 Lab opens new opportunities for high quality recordings, experiments and remote fieldwork. Erik Einsiedel - 28 September 2020

Published: September 28, 2020

Book Launch — Superfluous Women: Feminism, Art, and Revolution in Twenty-First-Century Ukraine | Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies

Book Launch — Superfluous Women: Feminism, Art, and Revolution in Twenty-First-Century Ukraine 28 September 2020 ... TIME: 4:00 P.M. (MST) Zoom registration (click here) The round-table ...

Published: September 28, 2020

Indigenous Archaeology Collective webinar: "An Archaeology of Redress and Restorative Justice" | Department of Anthropology

Indigenous Archaeology Collective webinar: "An Archaeology of Redress and Restorative Justice" Featured Panelist: Kisha Supernant, PhD, Director, Institute of Prairie and Indigenous Archaeology 28 ...

Published: September 28, 2020

Institutional Racism | Intersections of Gender

IG in Conversation: Institutional Racism 25 September 2020 The IG in Conversation series uses intersectional expertise to explore emerging issues. In light of the global protests against anti- ...

Published: September 25, 2020

Meet the Inaugural Cohort of Kule Scholars

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Published: September 24, 2020

Pandemic Perspectives: D. Lorne Tyrrell | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Pandemic Perspectives: D. Lorne Tyrrell What surprised the Li Ka Shing Institute of Virology’s founding director over the past nine months? Ryan O'Byrne - 23 September 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic ...

Published: September 23, 2020

Pandemic Perspectives: Dr. Carole Estabrooks | Faculty of Nursing

UAlberta Health And Wellness Research Pandemic Perspectives: Dr. Carole Estabrooks University of Alberta Faculty of Nursing researcher advocates for better care of Canada’s senior citizens amidst ...

Published: September 22, 2020

Dr. Justin Ezekowitz and Dr. Arya Sharma elected to the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS) | Department of Medicine

Health And Wellness Dr. Justin Ezekowitz and Dr. Arya Sharma elected to the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS) 22 September 2020 Please join us in congratulating Dr. Justin Ezekowitz, ...

Published: September 22, 2020

Message from the Chair - Physics | Faculty of Science

Message from the Chair - Physics Chair of the Department of Physics Mauricio Sacchi shares a message with alumni. Mauricio Sacchi - 21 September 2020 Professor and chair of the Department of ...

Published: September 21, 2020

Message from the Chair - Computing Science | Faculty of Science

Message from the Chair - Computing Science Chair of the Department of Computing Science Mario Nascimento shares a message with alumni. Mario Nascimento - 21 September 2020 Chair of the Department ...

Published: September 21, 2020

Pandemic Perspectives: Lawrence Richer | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Research Health And Wellness Pandemic Perspectives: Lawrence Richer Q & A about lessons learned in COVID-19 and research. Laura Vega - 18 September 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic not only disrupted ...

Published: September 18, 2020

Pandemic Perspectives: Dean Eurich | Public Health

Pandemic Perspectives: Dean Eurich How is a School of Public Health epidemiologist and chronic disease management expert helping marginalized communities manage the impact of the global pandemic?

Published: September 17, 2020

COVID-19-Fighting Tools | New Trail

Research Ideas People How-To Evergreen & Gold Give to UAlberta Close istock / getty images Discovery COVID-19-Fighting Tools Innovators aren’t holding their breath for a vaccine — they’re tackling ...

Published: September 17, 2020

To Navigate Societal Challenges, the Future is Arts | Faculty of Arts

To Navigate Societal Challenges, the Future is Arts The Faculty of Arts’ Alumni Week(end): Campus To Couch Edition Donna McKinnon - 17 September 2020 Todd Hirsch ('89 BA,Hons) is often referred to ...

Published: September 17, 2020

Congratulations to Eva Revitt for Winning the Eugene Garfield Doctoral Dissertation Award | School of Library and Information Studies

Congratulations to Eva Revitt for Winning the Eugene Garfield Doctoral Dissertation Award Congratulations Eva Revitt, who recently completed a PhD in Educational Policy Studies, for winning the ...

Published: September 17, 2020

Pandemic Perspectives: Lynora Saxinger | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Health And Wellness Pandemic Perspectives: Lynora Saxinger How is the U of A infectious disease specialist addressing misinformation during the global pandemic? Kirsten Bauer - 16 September 2020

Published: September 16, 2020

Awards & Accolades - September | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Health And Wellness Students Instructors Research Awards & Accolades - September 2020 Celebrating the achievements of our faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 16 September 2020 Alumni ...

Published: September 16, 2020

Littoral Zone: turning active user data into works of art | Faculty of Arts

Littoral Zone: turning active user data into works of art MFA candidate Daniel Evans used five years of his own location tracking data to create prints, 3D sculptures and a virtual reality ...

Published: September 15, 2020

Financial intelligence | Faculty of Science

Financial intelligence Meet the minds behind the next big movement in money—artificial intelligence. Andrew Lyle - 11 September 2020 Statisticians and faculty members Bei Jiang (left) and Linglong ...

Published: September 11, 2020

Fighting back with precision health | Faculty of Science

Fighting back with precision health Four new projects at the University of Alberta are using computing science to combat COVID-19. Katie Willis - 11 September 2020 This illustration, created at ...

Published: September 11, 2020

The value of educational breadth | Faculty of Science

The value of educational breadth Alumni Perspectives with Jack Newton ('01 BSc(Spec), '05 MSc). Jack Newton - 11 September 2020 Alumnus Jack Newton shares his perspective on the value of ...

Published: September 11, 2020

The next big thing: Killam Accelerator Research Award funds early-career computing scientist | Faculty of Science

The next big thing: Killam Accelerator Research Award funds early-career computing scientist Martha White receives Killam award—and funding—to recognize and build her research in machine learning.

Published: September 11, 2020

Leveraging artistic methods with interdisciplinary collaboration to tackle social and climate justice | Faculty of Arts

Leveraging artistic methods with interdisciplinary collaboration to tackle social and climate justice Natalie Loveless inducted into the Royal Society of Canada for advances in research-creation.

Published: September 10, 2020

Worse birth outcomes, higher maternal risk factors for pregnancies in Alberta’s poorest rural regions: study | Folio

Health And Wellness, Research Worse birth outcomes, higher maternal risk factors for pregnancies in Alberta’s poorest rural regions: study Researchers identify gradients of risk for preterm births ...

Published: September 9, 2020

Our 5 Favourite Things We Learned From a Century of New Trail

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Published: September 9, 2020

Shaping the future of inflammatory bowel disease diagnosis and management | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Health And Wellness Science and Technology Research Shaping the future of inflammatory bowel disease diagnosis and management PhD student investigates role of artificial intelligence in ...

Published: September 4, 2020

Relating Intersectionality and Indigenous-Engaged Research and Scholarship | Intersections of Gender

Relating Intersectionality and Indigenous-Engaged Research and Scholarship 02 September 2020 On July 24, 2020, Situated Knowledges: Indigenous Peoples and Place (SKIPP) and Intersections of Gender ...

Published: September 2, 2020

A new frame of mind: EEG headsets transform learning for neuroscience students | Faculty of Science

A new frame of mind: EEG headsets transform learning for neuroscience students Donation of 50 wearable EEG headsets is bringing modern neuroscience research to undergraduate psychology students at ...

Published: September 2, 2020

FAB Gallery re-opens with Littoral Zone and Formed | Faculty of Arts

FAB Gallery re-opens with Littoral Zone and Formed Two featured exhibits are based on human themes of existence, and the mediation between physical and digital worlds. Erik Einsiedel - 02 ...

Published: September 2, 2020

COVID-19 has changed psychiatry forever: researchers | Folio

Health And Wellness COVID-19 has changed psychiatry forever: researchers Alberta has capacity, experience to lead the way in the new field of “crisis psychiatry,” say U of A psychiatrists.

Published: September 1, 2020

For 36 Years, Our House has Helped Thousands of Men to Overcome the Devastation of Alcohol and Drug Addiction | Psychiatry

For 36 Years, Our House has Helped Thousands of Men to Overcome the Devastation of Alcohol and Drug Addiction 01 September 2020 Mark MacKenzie, Executive Director, Our House He had his first drink ...

Published: September 1, 2020

Five questions about graduate studies at UAlberta this fall | Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

Five questions about graduate studies at UAlberta this fall From supervision to scholarships, here's what to look for during this unprecedented term FGSR Staff - 31 August 2020 The University of ...

Published: August 31, 2020

Awards and Accolades - July/August 2020 | Alberta School of Business

Awards and Accolades - July/August 2020 Celebrating the achievements of Business faculty, staff, students and alumni. 31 August 2020 Faculty Excellence Paul Messinger, Associate Professor

Published: August 31, 2020

CIUS Round Table on the protests in Belarus | Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies

CIUS Round Table on the protests in Belarus 28 August 2020 Zoom registration (click here) The round-table discussion will be also live-streamed on CIUS’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/ ...

Published: August 28, 2020

Can diabetes screening improve the long-term health of women’s hearts? | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Health And Wellness Can diabetes screening improve the long-term health of women’s hearts? Padma Kaul investigates diabetes, gender and heart connection as new CIHR Sex and Gender Science Chair in ...

Published: August 21, 2020

Challenging the Arts community to think creatively and collaboratively | Faculty of Arts

Challenging the Arts community to think creatively and collaboratively Carrie Smith embraces new role as Vice-Dean, Faculty of Arts Donna McKinnon - 20 August 2020 Carrie Smith is used to change.

Published: August 20, 2020

Awards & Accolades - August 2020 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Health And Wellness Awards & Accolades - August 2020 Celebrating the achievements of our faculty, staff and students Kirsten Bauer - 19 August 2020 Congratulations to the outstanding researchers, ...

Published: August 19, 2020

Researchers aim to use machine learning to improve diagnosis, treatment of mental illness | Folio

Science and Technology, Research, Health And Wellness Researchers aim to use machine learning to improve diagnosis, treatment of mental illness Brain imaging database among 16 U of A projects ...

Published: August 18, 2020

Our Commitment to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion | Chemistry

Society and Culture Our Commitment to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion 14 August 2020 The Commitment to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in the University of Alberta’s Department of Chemistry The ...

Published: August 14, 2020

Canadians with disabilities face barriers to financial security, researchers find | Folio

Research, Society and Culture, Health And Wellness Canadians with disabilities face barriers to financial security, researchers find Study shows those living with disabilities average 25 per cent ...

Published: August 4, 2020

Solutions for oil wells and society | Home

Solutions for oil wells and society Future Energy Systems researcher Juliana Leung is using subsurface engineering to find a social solution for our oil addiction Catherine Tays - 31 July 2020 The ...

Published: July 31, 2020

Tough-on-crime anti-drug moralizing does a disservice to Canadians | Folio

Commentary Tough-on-crime anti-drug moralizing does a disservice to Canadians Harsh prison sentences don't deter drug use, say sociologists who argue for decriminalizing possession of personal ...

Published: July 29, 2020

Congratulations to the 2020 SSHRC Recipients! | Department of History, Classics, and Religion

Congratulations to the 2020 SSHRC Recipients! 29 July 2020 SSHRC Insight Development Grant Support research in its initial stages. The grants enable the development of new research questions, as ...

Published: July 29, 2020

Finding common ground on climate change | Home

Finding common ground on climate change Future Energy Systems Principal Investigator Arman Hemmati talks about the facts of Climate Change during TEDx UAlberta Kenneth Tam, Catherine Tays - 27 ...

Published: July 27, 2020

2020 SSHRC Competition Results Announced | Faculty of Arts

2020 SSHRC Competition Results Announced A complete list of academic and student funding from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Donna McKinnon - 23 July 2020 Earlier this month, ...

Published: July 23, 2020

Scientists build machine learning model for detecting early signs of depression in text | Folio

Research, Health And Wellness, Science and Technology Scientists build machine learning model for detecting early signs of depression in text Computer algorithm that identifies linguistic clues ...

Published: July 23, 2020

Have You Met…Adam Sweet?

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Published: July 23, 2020

Scientists build model for detecting early signs of depression in text | Faculty of Science

Scientists build model for detecting early signs of depression in text Researchers share the first study to illustrate specific linguistic representation in depressive language. Katie Willis - 23 ...

Published: July 23, 2020

Lowering the Flag: Geoffrey David Taylor

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Published: July 23, 2020

Long-term study reveals unique insights into how we change as we age | Folio

Research, Society and Culture Long-term study reveals unique insights into how we change as we age Landmark 35-year research project has yielded surprising findings about happiness, relationships, ...

Published: July 23, 2020

U of A researchers make real-time tumour tracking in radiation therapy five times faster | Folio

Research, Science and Technology, Health And Wellness U of A researchers make real-time tumour tracking in radiation therapy five times faster Improving ability to track mobile tumours in real ...

Published: July 22, 2020

COVID-19 may spread more than two metres through the air in some indoor areas, say experts | Folio

Science and Technology, Research, Health And Wellness COVID-19 may spread more than two metres through the air in some indoor areas, say experts Recent evidence no cause for panic, says U of A ...

Published: July 21, 2020

U of A launches criminology think tank | Folio

Society and Culture U of A launches criminology think tank New research centre will bring together perspectives of people who work in the criminal justice system and those who experience it. July ...

Published: July 21, 2020

Awards and Accolades - June to July 2020 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards and Accolades - June to July 2020 Celebrating the achievements of our faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 15 July 2020 Leadership in transition This month we recognize three ...

Published: July 15, 2020

COVID-19 and Gender-Based Violence | Intersections of Gender

IG in Conversation: COVID-19 and Gender-Based Violence 15 July 2020 The IG in Conversation series uses intersectional expertise to explore emerging issues. On July 15, 2020, IG had a discussion ...

Published: July 15, 2020

Welcome Dr. Simone Pfleger and Dr. Lana Whiskeyjack | Women's and Gender Studies

Welcome Dr. Simone Pfleger and Dr. Lana Whiskeyjack! Dr Michelle Meagher - 14 July 2020 Friends and colleagues, It's my distinct pleasure to announce that Dr. Simone Pfleger and Dr. Lana ...

Published: July 14, 2020

Electrical and Computer Engineering researchers focus on reducing the risk of COVID-19 transmission | Engineering at Alberta

Electrical and Computer Engineering researchers focus on reducing the risk of COVID-19 transmission Alisha Kadam - 13 July 2020 A few professors and their research teams from the department of ...

Published: July 13, 2020

Success begets success in crowdfunding—but so does falling just short, study shows | Folio

Society and Culture, Business, Research Success begets success in crowdfunding—but so does falling just short, study shows If entrepreneurs can’t follow in the footsteps of blockbuster ideas, they ...

Published: July 10, 2020

Why some people are immune from scandal—until they’re not | Folio

Commentary Why some people are immune from scandal—until they’re not Media play a role in determining whether bad behaviour makes public figures fall from grace, say management experts. July 10, ...

Published: July 10, 2020

Public acceptance of protective masks growing in Canada | Folio

Research, Health And Wellness, Society and Culture Public acceptance of protective masks growing in Canada Rapid shift in perception shows people are heeding public health advice—and points to ...

Published: July 8, 2020

Call for Papers: "Cities in Limbo: Katerynoslav–Dnipropetrovsk–Dnipro and Aleksandrovsk–Zaporizhzhia" | Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies

Call for Papers: "Cities in Limbo: Katerynoslav–Dnipropetrovsk–Dnipro and Aleksandrovsk–Zaporizhzhia" 07 July 2020 Call for Papers: Special Issue of the East/West: Journal of Ukrainian Studies " ...

Published: July 7, 2020

Grizzly bears pay a high price to coexist with humans, new research shows | Folio

Research, Science and Technology Grizzly bears pay a high price to coexist with humans, new research shows Bears gradually become nocturnal to avoid contact with people, but many die before ...

Published: July 6, 2020

Coexisting with carnivores: Understanding how bears adjust to live with humans | Faculty of Science

Coexisting with carnivores: Understanding how bears adjust to live with humans Study by a team of ecologists from western Canada provides an in-depth look at how grizzly bears learn to coexist ...

Published: July 6, 2020

Continuing the Tradition of Community Engaged Scholarship

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Published: July 2, 2020

SLIS Accreditation Renewed by the American Library Association | School of Library and Information Studies

SLIS Accreditation Renewed by the American Library Association ALA Committee on Accreditation renews the School's MLIS program accreditation for an unprecedented eight years. Next review scheduled ...

Published: June 30, 2020

Examining the ethics of AI: Welcoming Nidhi Hegde to the Faculty of Science | Faculty of Science

Examining the ethics of AI: Welcoming Nidhi Hegde to the Faculty of Science Associate Professor Nidhi Hegde focuses her research on understanding privacy and ethics in artificial intelligence.

Published: June 30, 2020

Farewell from Dr. Carrie Smith | Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Farewell from Dr. Carrie Smith 30 June 2020 Dear MLCS Friends, 2020, quite the year to be transitioning roles in the university. It is truly tempting to open this brief farewell with a quip about ...

Published: June 30, 2020

Convocation '20: Ravia Dhaliwal | Women's and Gender Studies

Convocation '20: Ravia Dhaliwal Dr Michelle Meagher - 30 June 2020 In June 2020, Ravia Dhaliwal graduated from the Faculty of Arts with a Combined Honors degree in Women’s and Gender Studies and ...

Published: June 30, 2020

Canadian prisons in the time of COVID-19: Recommendations for the pandemic and beyond | Folio

Commentary Canadian prisons in the time of COVID-19: Recommendations for the pandemic and beyond Short-term measures to protect workers and inmates during pandemic could lead to rethinking ...

Published: June 26, 2020

Local musician exposes roots of racism through song | Folio

Society and Culture Local musician exposes roots of racism through song As an artist and an academic, Arsh Khaira explores the power of music to overcome divisions. June 26, 2020 By Geoff Mcmaster

Published: June 26, 2020

Mathematical biologist honoured for contributions to research and scholarship | Faculty of Science

Mathematical biologist honoured for contributions to research and scholarship Professor Mark Lewis receives the University of Alberta’s J. Gordin Kaplan Award for Excellence in Research for 2020.

Published: June 26, 2020

Intersectionality, COVID-19 and Healthcare Workers | Intersections of Gender

IG in Conversation: Intersectionality, COVID-19 and Healthcare Workers 24 June 2020 The IG in Conversation series uses intersectional expertise to explore emerging issues. On June 24, 2020, Dr. ...

Published: June 24, 2020

Rehab Med researcher helps clients take pride in their voices | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

Health And Wellness Society and Culture Research Rehab Med researcher helps clients take pride in their voices U of A study explores communication cues to help transgender individuals achieve the ...

Published: June 24, 2020

U of A wildfire expert to head up national research network | Folio

Science and Technology U of A wildfire expert to head up national research network New $5-million federal investment will bring together top wildfire scientists to help improve understanding of ...

Published: June 24, 2020

Farewell to Dean Lesley Cormack

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Published: June 24, 2020

Student Spotlight: Higinio Fernández-Sánchez, recipient of the 2019-2020 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship | Faculty of Nursing

Health And Wellness UAlberta Students Research Student Spotlight: Higinio Fernández-Sánchez, recipient of the 2019-2020 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship Doctoral student at the Faculty of ...

Published: June 22, 2020

How robots could help injured workers recover | Folio

Research, Science and Technology, Health And Wellness How robots could help injured workers recover Training robots to guide people through simulated tasks could improve return-to-work evaluations ...

Published: June 18, 2020

National Indigenous History Month: A Time for Deep Learning and Reflection

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Published: June 18, 2020

UAlberta business research benefits from $780,000 in funding | Alberta School of Business

UAlberta business research benefits from $780,000 in funding Alberta School of Business researchers among nationwide recipients in federal grants program. 17 June 2020 Alberta School of Business ...

Published: June 17, 2020

Defunding police a movement whose time has come | Folio

Commentary Defunding police a movement whose time has come Reallocating some police funding to social workers, making body cameras mandatory would reduce incidents of unnecessary violence against ...

Published: June 17, 2020

Online Round-Table Discussion | The Builders of Ukrainian Studies in North America. The Generation of 1919: Omeljan Pritsak, George Luckyj, and Ivan Lysiak Rudnytsky | Monday, 29 June 2020 | 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. (Mountain Time) | Canadian Institute of Uk

Online Round-Table Discussion | The Builders of Ukrainian Studies in North America. The Generation of 1919: Omeljan Pritsak, George Luckyj, and Ivan Lysiak Rudnytsky | Monday, 29 June 2020 | 9:00 ...

Published: June 17, 2020

The "Cérémonie de la Lumière" celebrated the achievements of Campus Saint-Jean's Class of 2020 | Campus Saint-Jean

The "Cérémonie de la Lumière" celebrated the achievements of Campus Saint-Jean's Class of 2020 The traditional Cérémonie de la Lumière took place virtually and is now available to view. 16 June 2020

Published: June 16, 2020

Journée de célébration des Finissantes et Finissants 2020 au Campus Saint-Jean | Campus Saint-Jean

Journée de célébration des Finissantes et Finissants 2020 au Campus Saint-Jean La Cérémonie de la Lumière traditionnelle s'est déroulée virtuellement et est désormais disponible à visionner. 16 ...

Published: June 16, 2020

Congratulations to the class of Spring 2020 | Faculty of Science

Congratulations to the class of Spring 2020 Ioanis Nikolaidis, Acting Chair of the Department of Computing Science, shares a message of congratulations to Faculty of Science students on the ...

Published: June 12, 2020

Members of Faculty of Science community lost in Flight PS752 receive posthumous degrees | Faculty of Science

Members of Faculty of Science community lost in Flight PS752 receive posthumous degrees Remembering Pouneh Gorji, Arash Pourzarabi, Saba Saadat, and Sara Saadat News Staff - 11 June 2020

Published: June 11, 2020

LISSA President Earns AALL Scholarship | School of Library and Information Studies

LISSA President Earns AALL Scholarship Join us in congratulating SLIS student and LISSA president 2020-2021 Kaia MacLeod on her receipt of a George A. Strait Minority Scholarship & Fellowship from ...

Published: June 10, 2020

Flipping the classroom: Teaching chemistry in September 2020 | Faculty of Science

Flipping the classroom: Teaching chemistry in September 2020 Hear from chemist James Harynuk on how undergraduate chemistry courses will look this fall Katie Willis - 09 June 2020 James Harynuk, ...

Published: June 9, 2020

Convocation ‘20: Andrew McWhinney | Faculty of Arts

Convocation ‘20: Andrew McWhinney Social Justice Through a Literary Lens Donna McKinnon - 09 June 2020 Like many undergraduate students, Andrew McWhinney’s initial plan for his degree changed when ...

Published: June 9, 2020

Abram Hindle selected for the 2020 science fellowship at the TELUS World of Science Edmonton | Computing Science

Abram Hindle selected for the 2020 science fellowship at the TELUS World of Science Edmonton Associate Professor Abram Hindle is recognized as one of northern Alberta's outstanding researchers! 04 ...

Published: June 4, 2020

Community-minded scientists named science fellows at TELUS World of Science Edmonton | Faculty of Science

Community-minded scientists named science fellows at TELUS World of Science Edmonton Abram Hindle and Lauren Guillette named the latest scientists-in-residence at local science centre. Katie ...

Published: June 4, 2020

Introducing the AI4Society Signature Area

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Published: June 4, 2020

Convocation ‘20: Liam Wadsworth | Faculty of Arts

Convocation ‘20: Liam Wadsworth Weaving Stories from the Past Donna McKinnon - 01 June 2020 From a fascination with science and history to the discovery that the real world was “far more ...

Published: June 1, 2020

Online Book Discussion |Yaroslav Hrytsak “Ivan Franko and His Community” | Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies

Online Book Discussion |Yaroslav Hrytsak “Ivan Franko and His Community” 29 May 2020 In this Ukrainian bestseller, now available in English for the first time, Yaroslav Hrytsak examines the first ...

Published: May 29, 2020

COVID-19, Racism, and Masculinity | Intersections of Gender

IG in Conversation: COVID-19, Racism, and Masculinity 29 May 2020 The IG in Conversation series uses intersectional expertise to explore emerging issues. On May 29, 2020, IG had a discussion with ...

Published: May 29, 2020

Dentistry and immigrant children: the challenges they face | School of Dentistry

Dentistry and immigrant children: the challenges they face A recent study identifies struggles that are common to all health disciplines as well as a few that are unique to dentistry. Jessalyn ...

Published: May 29, 2020

UAlberta International hosts Humboldt Foundation Information Session | University of Alberta International

UAlberta International hosts Humboldt Foundation Information Session On May 20th 2020 an online information session on the Humboldt research fellowships was organized by the Humboldt Foundation ...

Published: May 29, 2020

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories involving the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. ROSS NEITZ - 28 May 2020 This is a roundup of relevant news and media stories involving the Faculty of ...

Published: May 28, 2020

Biophysicist launches drug resistance research program | Physics

Science and Technology Health And Wellness Research Biophysicist launches drug resistance research program As the COVID-19 pandemic sweeps the world, citizens are more conscious than ever of the ...

Published: May 28, 2020

The U of A's Li Ka Shing Institute of Virology is responding to the COVID-19 crisis | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

The U of A's Li Ka Shing Institute of Virology is responding to the COVID-19 crisis The University of Alberta's Li Ka Shing Institute of Virology was set up in 2010 to be ready for a moment just ...

Published: May 27, 2020

Medo.ai app could 'democratize' medical imaging | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Medo.ai app could 'democratize' medical imaging A University of Alberta spinoff company is hoping its new technology to analyze ultrasound images will make diagnosing health problems possible even ...

Published: May 27, 2020

Researchers aim to find out whether COVID-19 can spread through ventilation systems | Folio

Research, Health And Wellness, Science and Technology Researchers aim to find out whether COVID-19 can spread through ventilation systems U of A buildings to serve as “living lab” for study on ...

Published: May 27, 2020

App promises to improve pain management for dementia patients | Folio

Science and Technology, Research, Health And Wellness App promises to improve pain management for dementia patients Computing scientists aim to help health-care workers assess pain symptoms often ...

Published: May 26, 2020

App promises to improve pain management in dementia patients | Faculty of Science

App promises to improve pain management in dementia patients AI for health: Helping health-care practitioners see pain more clearly Katie Willis - 26 May 2020 University of Alberta computing ...

Published: May 26, 2020

COVID-19 could reduce wildfire risk this season, says expert | Folio

Science and Technology COVID-19 could reduce wildfire risk this season, says expert Humans account for up to 80 per cent of Alberta’s wildfires in May, but that’s likely to change this year as ...

Published: May 21, 2020

U of A grad student designs game to help people overcome fear of spiders | Folio

Research, Science and Technology U of A grad student designs game to help people overcome fear of spiders Augmented reality game lets users see and touch virtual spiders that get more realistic as ...

Published: May 20, 2020

Three Undergraduate Students in the BA Honors History Program Awarded the Roger S. Smith Undergraduate Research Award | Department of History, Classics, and Religion

Roger S. Smith Undergraduate Research Award Winners 20 May 2020 Congratulations to our Roger S. Smith Undergraduate Summer Research Award Winners: Teagan Cameron (Ann McDougall, supervisor).

Published: May 20, 2020

Researchers aim to find out whether wastewater gives early warning of COVID-19 cases in communities | Folio

Health And Wellness, Science and Technology Researchers aim to find out whether wastewater gives early warning of COVID-19 cases in communities U of A expert helping lead national pilot project to ...

Published: May 19, 2020

Fighting back with precision health: New AI projects poised to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic | Faculty of Science

Fighting back with precision health: New AI projects poised to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic Funding for four UAlberta research projects will support drug discovery, data collection, at-risk groups ...

Published: May 15, 2020

Chernobyl’s legacy led to fall of Soviet Union, improved safety | Folio

Society and Culture Chernobyl’s legacy led to fall of Soviet Union, improved safety New interest in Chernobyl prompts U of A historian to reflect on 1986 nuclear disaster. May 15, 2020 By Brent ...

Published: May 15, 2020

Jason Morris is first Faculty of Law graduate student to defend his degree remotely | UAlberta Law

Jason Morris is first Faculty of Law graduate student to defend his degree remotely Expert in computational law passes LLM defence via Google Meet Helen Metella - 14 May 2020 For the first time ...

Published: May 14, 2020

COVID-19 contact tracing reveals ethical tradeoffs between public health and privacy | Folio

Health And Wellness, Society and Culture COVID-19 contact tracing reveals ethical tradeoffs between public health and privacy Using smartphones to track possible infection is ethical—as long as it ...

Published: May 13, 2020

Dogs can sniff out traces of gasoline down to a billionth of a teaspoon | Folio

Science and Technology, Research Dogs can sniff out traces of gasoline down to a billionth of a teaspoon Dogs’ super-sensitive noses set “very challenging target” for lab tests to detect traces of ...

Published: May 12, 2020

Dogs can detect traces of gasoline down to one billionth of a teaspoon | Faculty of Science

Dogs can detect traces of gasoline down to one billionth of a teaspoon Study provides lowest estimate of sensitivity limit for canine-and-handler teams detecting traces of gasoline during arson ...

Published: May 12, 2020

A Common Quest | New Trail

Research Ideas People How-To Evergreen & Gold Give to UAlberta Close At Home A Common Quest How video games keep people connected By Anna Holtby May 11, 2020 The newly released video game Animal ...

Published: May 11, 2020

University of Alberta cancer drug secures funding for human trials | Department of Oncology

University of Alberta cancer drug secures funding for human trials Jay Rosove Video Journalist - 07 May 2020 A possible new cancer treatment developed at the University of Alberta is expected to ...

Published: May 7, 2020

Cancer drug developed at University of Alberta funded for human trials | Folio

Research, Health And Wellness Cancer drug developed at University of Alberta funded for human trials Angel investors step up with $5 million to support testing of new blood cancer treatment. May ...

Published: May 6, 2020

Innovation, industry, and bright ideas | Faculty of Science

Innovation, industry, and bright ideas Inaugural Idea Fund program awards cash prizes to extracurricular student projects with support from AltaML. Andrew Lyle - 05 May 2020 Team members behind a ...

Published: May 5, 2020

Faster tools we all need | Home

Faster tools we all need Machine learning will accelerate carbon capture technology development - and more Catherine Tays - 05 May 2020 Imagine a future where the carbon dioxide we produce is ...

Published: May 5, 2020

Her Excellency Larisa Galadza and His Excellency Andriy Shevchenko | Canada-Ukraine Cooperation: Promoting Euro-Atlantic Security | Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies

Her Excellency Larisa Galadza and His Excellency Andriy Shevchenko | Canada-Ukraine Cooperation: Promoting Euro-Atlantic Security 02 May 2020 Friday, 8 May 2020 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Mountain ...

Published: May 2, 2020

Collaboration helps speed the way for a new Alberta clinical trial to fight COVID-19 | Pediatrics

Collaboration helps speed the way for a new Alberta clinical trial to fight COVID-19 Tamara Vineberg - 01 May 2020 Pediatric neurologist Lawrence Richer is part of a provincial research team ...

Published: May 1, 2020

Awards and Accolades - April 2020 | Alberta School of Business

Awards and Accolades - April 2020 Celebrating the achievements of Business faculty, staff, students and alumni. Alberta School of Business - 30 April 2020 Faculty Excellence Sarah Moore, Recipient ...

Published: April 30, 2020

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories involving the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. ROSS NEITZ - 30 April 2020 This is a roundup of relevant news and media stories involving the Faculty of ...

Published: April 30, 2020

What you need to know about managing chronic medical conditions during the COVID-19 pandemic | Folio

Health And Wellness What you need to know about managing chronic medical conditions during the COVID-19 pandemic U of A infectious disease specialist explains why underlying conditions and old age ...

Published: April 29, 2020

U of A scientist searches for drug to prevent novel coronavirus from replicating | Folio

Research, Health And Wellness, Science and Technology U of A scientist searches for drug to prevent novel coronavirus from replicating Biophysicist aims to identify already approved drugs that ...

Published: April 27, 2020

Scientist searches for drug to prevent novel coronavirus from replicating | Faculty of Science

Scientist searches for drug to prevent novel coronavirus from replicating Nearly $400k in emergency funding supports research by physicist Michael Woodside. Katie Willis - 27 April 2020 Michael ...

Published: April 27, 2020

Online Symposium | Ukraine’s economy: An equation with many variables | Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies

Online Symposium | Ukraine’s economy: An equation with many variables 24 April 2020 Friday, 1 May 2020 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. (Mountain Time) Organized and hosted online at the University of ...

Published: April 24, 2020

Mapping key areas for conservation could help plants and animals survive climate change | Folio

Commentary Mapping key areas for conservation could help plants and animals survive climate change Conservation biologists model likely effects of climate change in North America to pinpoint ...

Published: April 23, 2020

Recently developed remote medical assessment tool could help flatten the COVID-19 curve | Folio

Research, Science and Technology, Health And Wellness Recently developed remote medical assessment tool could help flatten the COVID-19 curve MedROAD, a virtual clinic originally developed to ...

Published: April 21, 2020

Virtual clinic has potential to help flatten the curve of COVID-19 | Faculty of Science

Virtual clinic has potential to help flatten the curve of COVID-19 University of Alberta computing scientists prepare to deploy MedROAD, a virtual clinic tailored to address the pandemic. Katie ...

Published: April 21, 2020

U of A economists see COVID-19 as global problem in our backyard | Home

U of A economists see COVID-19 as global problem in our backyard From policy responses to implications on the global scale, researchers are closely watching an unprecedented pandemic. Brent ...

Published: April 21, 2020

What’s certain about (caribou) death and taxes? | Home

What’s certain about (caribou) death and taxes? Future Energy Systems HQP Zhanji Zhang focused his Masters on using economics to try to save the caribou, and the answer may lie in avoiding taxes

Published: April 17, 2020

Aaron Stanton: Applying theory to real world problems | Physics

Science and Technology Aaron Stanton: Applying theory to real world problems Aaron Stanton's undergraduate degree in Geophysics got him work around the world. He returned for his PhD to delve into ...

Published: April 16, 2020

Congratulations to Dr. Astrid Ensslin | Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Congratulations to Dr. Astrid Ensslin Micah True - 15 April 2020 Dr. Astrid Ensslin has just been named a recipient of FGSR's "Great Supervisor Award." According to FGSR's description of the award ...

Published: April 15, 2020

IG in Conversation: COVID-19 and Gender with Dr. Amy Kaler | Intersections of Gender

IG in Conversation: COVID-19 and Gender with Dr. Amy Kaler 15 April 2020 The IG in Conversation series uses intersectional expertise to explore emerging issues. On April 15, Dr. Susanne Luhmann, ...

Published: April 15, 2020

Alberta study investigates impact of early hydroxychloroquine intervention on patients battling COVID-19 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Alberta study investigates impact of early hydroxychloroquine intervention on patients battling COVID-19 Collaborative provincial research project to study effectiveness of early treatment option.

Published: April 14, 2020

Eighteenth-Century Ukraine: New Perspectives on Social, Cultural, and Intellectual History | Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies

Eighteenth-Century Ukraine: New Perspectives on Social, Cultural, and Intellectual History The articles selected for this volume reflect new developments in the study of eighteenth-century ...

Published: April 12, 2020

China’s Global Aid Blitz and “Mask Diplomacy” | China Institute

China’s Global Aid Blitz and “Mask Diplomacy” Tom Alton - 08 April 2020 Background China is reporting very few locally transmitted instances of COVID-19, with new cases increasingly linked to ...

Published: April 8, 2020

What we’ve learned from the Spanish flu—and what we haven’t | Folio

Society and Culture, Health And Wellness What we’ve learned from the Spanish flu—and what we haven’t Public and political responses to COVID-19 bear some striking similarities to 1918 influenza ...

Published: April 8, 2020

Why some local businesses will get through COVID-19 better than others | Folio

Business, Society and Culture Why some local businesses will get through COVID-19 better than others Family firms and retailers with online presence more likely to survive economic standstill and ...

Published: April 8, 2020

Mechanical engineering's COVID-19 research efforts | Engineering at Alberta

Mechanical engineering's COVID-19 research efforts Faculty and researchers in Mechanical Engineering are making substantial contributions to the pandemic efforts. Andre McDonald with Robyn Braun - ...

Published: April 6, 2020

This Month in Photos: Work from Home Edition

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Published: April 2, 2020

COVID-19 | News

COVID-19 Research at the University of Alberta As the COVID-19 global pandemic continues to spread, affecting billions of people and every facet of life, the University of Alberta is here to help.

Published: April 2, 2020

New drug could potentially offer better treatment for chronic heart failure | Folio

Health And Wellness New drug could potentially offer better treatment for chronic heart failure Global effort led by U of A’s Canadian VIGOUR Centre leads to potential first-in-class treatment to ...

Published: March 30, 2020

Dr. Ulana Suprun | COVID-19: How will the pandemic impact Ukraine’s fledgling healthcare reforms? | Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies

Dr. Ulana Suprun | COVID-19: How will the pandemic impact Ukraine’s fledgling healthcare reforms? Where: CIUS Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/canadian.institute.of.ukrainian.studies) Zoom ...

Published: March 28, 2020

Congratulations to three teaching award recipients | Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Congratulations to three teaching award recipients Dr. Carrie Smith - 25 March 2020 Congratulations to the following teaching award winners: Dr. Sathya Rao recipient of the 2020 CSL Instructor ...

Published: March 25, 2020

Doris Kule (1921-2020) | Faculty of Arts

Doris Kule (1921-2020) Beloved teacher, philanthropist passes away. Donna McKinnon - 19 March 2020 Doris Kule, 1921-2020 Earlier this week, we were deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Doris ...

Published: March 19, 2020

Announcing the University of Alberta’s 14th President

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Published: March 19, 2020

Former Queen’s dean of law to become 14th president of the University of Alberta | Folio

Society and Culture Former Queen’s dean of law to become 14th president of the University of Alberta Bill Flanagan will start his new duties July 1, 2020, taking over from outgoing president David ...

Published: March 19, 2020

ECE Professor named fellow of Alberta's Energy Futures Lab | Engineering at Alberta

ECE Professor named fellow of Alberta's Energy Futures Lab Dr. Petr Musilek will work with EFL toward their Alberta 2050 vision Robyn Braun - 11 March 2020 The Energy Futures Lab's 2050 vision for ...

Published: March 11, 2020

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories involving the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. Ross Neitz - 28 February 2020 This is a roundup of relevant news and media stories involving the Faculty ...

Published: February 28, 2020

Faculty projects garner $3.8 million in CIHR funding | Pediatrics

Faculty projects garner $3.8 million in CIHR funding Tamara Vineberg - 27 February 2020 Georg Schmolzer is one of the faculty members who has received funding from the Canadian Institute for ...

Published: February 27, 2020

One smart apple: Does consuming fruit during pregnancy improve cognition in babies? | Faculty of Science

One smart apple: Does consuming fruit during pregnancy improve cognition in babies? Study by UAlberta scientists explores in greater depth the effect on infant cognition of drinking fruit juice ...

Published: February 27, 2020

Eating fruit during pregnancy boosts babies’ brain development, new study confirms | Folio

Health And Wellness Eating fruit during pregnancy boosts babies’ brain development, new study confirms Followup to 2016 study by U of A scientists strengthens evidence for link between fruit ...

Published: February 27, 2020

2020 Celebration of Research | Faculty of Arts

2020 Celebration of Research Final two Signature Areas of Research and Creative Collaboration to be announced Donna McKinnon - 26 February 2020 The Faculty of Arts and the Kule Institute for ...

Published: February 26, 2020

Using AI to combat gender and ethnic bias in the job market | Faculty of Science

Using AI to combat gender and ethnic bias in the job market International project aims to identify and reduce bias in job recruitment and human resource management using responsible artificial ...

Published: February 26, 2020

‘Never boring’: New book recounts life and legacy of composer Malcolm Forsyth | Folio

Society and Culture ‘Never boring’: New book recounts life and legacy of composer Malcolm Forsyth Celebrated classical composer and U of A music professor remembered by family, friends, colleagues ...

Published: February 21, 2020

Shining Different Lights on Photocatalysis

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Published: February 20, 2020

Honouring Violet King, '53 LLB | UAlberta Law

Honouring Violet King, '53 LLB First black person to graduate law in Alberta and be admitted to the Alberta Bar. Katherine Thompson - 19 February 2020 Violet King shakes hands with E.J. McCormick, ...

Published: February 19, 2020

New computing technique could help make Bitcoin mining faster and greener | Folio

Science and Technology New computing technique could help make Bitcoin mining faster and greener U of A researchers' algorithm improves on “brute force” method that makes cryptocurrency mining ...

Published: February 14, 2020

Shining different lights on photocatalysis | Home

Shining different lights on photocatalysis Future Energy Systems researcher Karthik Shankar leads a group of engineers looking at light-powered conversions, from a few different angles Catherine ...

Published: February 14, 2020

Graduate Students Awards 2020 | Pharmacology

Graduate Students Awards 2020 Congratulations to the following graduate students for receiving the following awards: 13 February 2020 Internal Awards Dr. Edwin E. Daniel Award Evan Kerek (Dr. ...

Published: February 13, 2020

Faster and greener: Reducing the carbon footprint of Bitcoin mining | Faculty of Science

Faster and greener: Reducing the carbon footprint of Bitcoin mining Study by UAlberta computing scientists yields new technique that could speed up one of the toughest computational problems.

Published: February 13, 2020

U of A medical researcher aims to help premature babies breathe easier | Folio

Health And Wellness U of A medical researcher aims to help premature babies breathe easier Neonatal specialist receives $2.2 million in federal funding to pinpoint oxygen mix needed to resuscitate ...

Published: February 12, 2020

Celebrating outstanding undergraduate research | Faculty of Science

Celebrating outstanding undergraduate research Two University of Alberta students recognized in 2020 Computing Research Association awards. Andrew Lyle - 07 February 2020 Laura Petrich (pictured) ...

Published: February 7, 2020

CIUS Digital Archives Project | Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies

CIUS Digital Archives Project 05 February 2020 (L-r): Emily Zheng, Univ. of Alberta Libraries' Publishing and Digitization Specialist; Oleksandr Pankieiev, ACE Research Communication Coordinator; ...

Published: February 5, 2020

Dyscorpia Art exhibition catalogue | Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Dyscorpia Art exhibition catalogue The catalogue of the Dyscorpia Art exhibition was published on January 30, 2020. The exhibition was a great success at the Enterprise Square art gallery last ...

Published: February 3, 2020

Elevated fasting blood sugar in pregnancy linked to harmful outcomes for mothers, babies | Folio

Health And Wellness Elevated fasting blood sugar in pregnancy linked to harmful outcomes for mothers, babies Issues persist even when drug treatments for gestational diabetes are given, U of A ...

Published: February 3, 2020

Take Up Space: A Black History Month Exhibition | Women's and Gender Studies

Take Up Space: A Black History Month Exhibition 01 February 2020 Take Up Space is an art exhibition that serves as an ode to black women and their creativity. It's organized, launched, and ...

Published: February 1, 2020

Awards and Accolades - January 2020 | Alberta School of Business

Awards and Accolades - January 2020 Celebrating the achievements of Business faculty, staff, students and alumni. Alberta School of Business - 31 January 2020 Faculty Excellence Our condolences to ...

Published: January 31, 2020

Visual art project conveys emotional stories of head and neck cancer survivors | Folio

Society and Culture, Health And Wellness Visual art project conveys emotional stories of head and neck cancer survivors Collaborative project, exhibition and book blend art and medicine to convey ...

Published: January 31, 2020

Consider This: Why We Need a Systems Approach to Geothermal Energy

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Published: January 30, 2020

I-Week 2020 Recommendations from Those in the Know

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Published: January 30, 2020

Female bigamists often treated lightly by judges, researcher finds | Folio

Female bigamists often treated lightly by judges, researcher finds Historical perspective on multiple marriages by women calls into question contemporary matrimony laws, says U of A historian.

Published: January 24, 2020

Awards and Accolades - January 2020 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards and Accolades - January 2020 Celebrating the achievements of our faculty, staff and students FOMD STAFF - 22 January 2020 One of the victims of Flight PS752, Saba Saadat worked under the ...

Published: January 22, 2020

Four ways climate change is affecting our health—and what we can do about it | Folio

Health And Wellness Four ways climate change is affecting our health—and what we can do about it Humans can adapt to major effects of climate change—but only if we contain greenhouse gas emissions ...

Published: January 22, 2020

Electrical and Computer Engineering at Alberta ranked among the very best | Engineering at Alberta

Electrical and Computer Engineering at Alberta ranked among the very best ECE at Alberta ranked 43rd in the world Robyn Braun - 20 January 2020 According to results put out by the National ...

Published: January 20, 2020

Newly developed screening processes will help accelerate carbon capture research | Home

Newly developed screening processes will help accelerate carbon capture research Future Energy Systems researchers are helping make carbon capture more efficient, screening 120,000 carbon ...

Published: January 17, 2020

Newly developed screening processes will help accelerate carbon capture research | Folio

Business, Science and Technology Newly developed screening processes will help accelerate carbon capture research U of A researchers are helping make carbon capture more efficient, screening 120, ...

Published: January 17, 2020

In Memoriam - Nasim Rahmanifar | Engineering at Alberta

In Memoriam - Nasim Rahmanifar Inspiring student helped others through biomedical engineering. Nasim Rahmanifar was a true friend and a gifted student. Rich Cairney - 16 January 2020 Nasim ...

Published: January 16, 2020

Linguistics student pinpoints differences in Western Canadian dialects | Folio

Society and Culture Linguistics student pinpoints differences in Western Canadian dialects Vowel pronunciation varies between urban and rural populations, study shows. January 16, 2020 By Geoff ...

Published: January 16, 2020

In Memoriam - Mojgan Daneshmand and Pedram Mousavi | Engineering at Alberta

In Memoriam - Mojgan Daneshmand and Pedram Mousavi Family at home and on campus: Mojgan Daneshmand and Pedram Mousavi invited newcomers to their family Richard Cairney - 16 January 2020 The loss ...

Published: January 16, 2020

Community gathers to honour and remember local victims of Flight PS752 | Folio

Society and Culture Community gathers to honour and remember local victims of Flight PS752 All 13 victims remembered by friends and family who shared stories of grief and gratitude for loved ones.

Published: January 12, 2020

Mourning the loss of four members of our Faculty of Science community | Faculty of Science

Mourning the loss of four members of our Faculty of Science community Remembering Pouneh Gorji, Arash Pourzarabi, Saba Saadat, and Sara Saadat News Staff - 11 January 2020 Remembering Pouneh Gorji ...

Published: January 11, 2020

U of A mourns victims of Flight PS752 | Folio

Society and Culture U of A mourns victims of Flight PS752 These are the members of our campus community who lost their lives this week. January 11, 2020 By University Of Alberta Staff Ten members ...

Published: January 11, 2020

Opening Pandora's box | Alberta School of Business

Opening Pandora's box While artificial intelligence can be a force for societal and economic good, there may be unintended consequences when it comes to our increasing reliance on technology. Andy ...

Published: January 7, 2020

Why having robot co-workers might make you less prejudiced | Folio

Commentary Why having robot co-workers might make you less prejudiced When robot co-workers are the out-group, human workers become less prejudiced against other humans, researchers find. January ...

Published: January 3, 2020

Legal Innovation Conference seeks to demystify how practice of law is changing | UAlberta Law

Legal Innovation Conference seeks to demystify how practice of law is changing January event presents expertise from across Canada Helen Metella - 24 December 2019 For law students who are ...

Published: December 24, 2019

10 expert commentators who informed our opinions in 2019 | Folio

Commentary 10 expert commentators who informed our opinions in 2019 Experts in health, law, political science and education weighed in with fresh perspectives, strong opinions and solid advice.

Published: December 23, 2019

Researchers receive funding for cutting-edge tools | Faculty of Science

Researchers receive funding for cutting-edge tools Four Faculty of Science researchers awarded funding through the NSERC Research Tools and Instruments Grant. Katie Willis - 20 December 2019 Four ...

Published: December 20, 2019

Art exhibition explores energy futures | Home

Art exhibition explores energy futures Future Energy Systems art exhibition asks visitors to speculate about an energy future for everyone Kenneth Tam - 19 December 2019 Principal Investigators ...

Published: December 19, 2019

The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry's top 10 news stories of the year | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry's top 10 news stories of the year Screen time, stress and a Star Wars-themed heart among top headlines in 2019. ROSS NEITZ - 19 December 2019 1. The Globe and ...

Published: December 19, 2019

Community Congrats (December 2019)

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Published: December 19, 2019

FoMD's Top Stories of 2019 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD's Top Stories of 2019 Find out what stories captured our readers' attention the most in 2019. RYAN O'BYRNE - 18 December 2019 1. Brenda Hemmelgarn to take reins as new dean of the Faculty of ...

Published: December 18, 2019

Word of mouth still key factor in generating sales in online world | Folio

Society and Culture, Business Word of mouth still key factor in generating sales in online world Consumers base buying decisions on “informed herd effect” influenced by what others like them say ...

Published: December 18, 2019

2019 In Review | Faculty of Arts

2019 In Review The Faculty of Arts' Top Stories of the Year Donna McKinnon - 18 December 2019 In a faculty as diverse, as engaged and as robust as ours, the storytelling possibilities are ...

Published: December 18, 2019

Human ‘check engine’ lights not far away | Folio

Science and Technology, Health And Wellness Human ‘check engine’ lights not far away U of A computer scientist suggests remote monitoring could reduce health-care costs. December 17, 2019 By Brent ...

Published: December 17, 2019

Graduate student helps Edmontonians re-imagine landmark building | Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

Graduate student helps Edmontonians re-imagine landmark building VR technology and design skills bring Rossdale plant back to life Robert B. Desjardins - 16 December 2019 Master of Design graduate ...

Published: December 16, 2019

ECE Professors named IEEE Fellows | Engineering at Alberta

ECE Professors named IEEE Fellows Two ECE Professors have earned IEEE's highest grade of membership. Alisha Kadam with contributions by Robyn Braun - 16 December 2019 Two Electrical and Computer ...

Published: December 16, 2019

Top Stories of 2019 | Public Health

Top Stories of 2019 The top 10 most read news stories of the year illustrate the work of health economists; celebrate the achievements of faculty, staff, students and alumni; and demonstrate the ...

Published: December 11, 2019

Community Congrats: Celebration of Service and Excellence (2019)

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Published: December 11, 2019

Cinnamon Buns: A Love Story | New Trail

Research Ideas People How-To Evergreen & Gold Give to UAlberta Close Feature Cinnamon Buns: A Love Story Former students remember these treats with a passion. We investigate their mythical status

Published: December 11, 2019

Think you have sciatica? It’s not as common as people assume, says physical therapy expert | Folio

Health And Wellness Think you have sciatica? It’s not as common as people assume, says physical therapy expert U of A researcher recommends exercise over painkillers for treating the painful nerve ...

Published: December 11, 2019

Undergraduates demonstrate passion projects and gain experiential learning through Idea Fund | Faculty of Science

Undergraduates demonstrate passion projects and gain experiential learning through Idea Fund Funding program through Student Innovation Centre, with support from AltaML, awards cash prizes to ...

Published: December 10, 2019

Recognizing and retaining AI excellence: Five UAlberta researchers named CIFAR AI Chairs | Faculty of Science

Recognizing and retaining AI excellence: Five UAlberta researchers named CIFAR AI Chairs Canadian, Edmonton, and University of Alberta leadership in artificial intelligence further cemented with ...

Published: December 9, 2019

Fentanyl now seen by correctional officers as greatest risk to their safety in prisons | Folio

Fentanyl now seen by correctional officers as greatest risk to their safety in prisons First study in Canada to look at impact of new opioids in prisons determines drug crisis “dramatically ...

Published: December 5, 2019

National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women 2019

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Published: December 4, 2019

'I can actually eat a burger now!' Mobile health technology shows promising results for patients with head and neck cancer | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

'I can actually eat a burger now!' Mobile health technology shows promising results for patients with head and neck cancer UAlberta spin-off enables people with swallowing disorders to enjoy meals ...

Published: December 4, 2019

New video game has players solve auditory puzzles to figure out fate of future Earth | Folio

Society and Culture New video game has players solve auditory puzzles to figure out fate of future Earth Designed by U of A composer, “The Lost Garden” puts a sonic twist on classic puzzle game ...

Published: December 4, 2019

Breakthrough Study by U of A Schizophrenia Researcher Featured on German Television Show | Psychiatry

Breakthrough Study by U of A Schizophrenia Researcher Featured on German Television Show A University of Alberta researcher who harnessed the power of machine learning to develop a groundbreaking ...

Published: December 1, 2019

Game Jam brings Alberta students together to build accessible brain-controlled video games for kids with CP | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

Game Jam brings Alberta students together to build accessible brain-controlled video games for kids with CP Hackathon event hopes to give children with quadriplegia or neuromuscular disorders the ...

Published: November 29, 2019

Exam Writing Tips for Students | YouAlberta

YouAlberta Campus Life Experiential Learning Health & Wellness Lifestyle & Culture Innovator Spotlight Have You Met Meet the Team About YouAlberta Search Within ualberta.ca People Programs Services

Published: November 28, 2019

Alberta Policy Internship Program Launched | Faculty of Arts

Alberta Policy Internship Program Launched Alberta’s largest universities collaborate with Government of Alberta to train tomorrow's leaders in policy development Donna McKinnon - 28 November 2019

Published: November 28, 2019

How retail peer pressure drives Black Friday in Canada | Folio

Society and Culture, Business How retail peer pressure drives Black Friday in Canada Early holiday sales may be a boon for consumers but put pressure on retailers’ profit margins, say experts.

Published: November 28, 2019

Polarizing language creating gridlock in energy debate | Home

Polarizing language creating gridlock in energy debate Lightening up and avoiding hot-button labels could foster more rational discussion of Canada’s energy future, says engineering professor ...

Published: November 27, 2019

COMMENTARY || Eliminate restrictions preventing cannabis research | Folio

Commentary COMMENTARY || Eliminate restrictions preventing cannabis research The industry needs scientific data to develop intelligently, and that can’t happen until political and professional ...

Published: November 27, 2019

Finding your path: How the Edmonton video game industry, UAlberta research, and new graduates step up their game together | Faculty of Science

Finding your path: How the Edmonton video game industry, UAlberta research, and new graduates step up their game together Collaboration between computing scientists and Edmonton tech company ...

Published: November 25, 2019

Research conference highlights PhD students' projects | Alberta School of Business

Research conference highlights PhD students' projects This annual student-led conference offers business doctoral students an opportunity to share research ideas and fosters effective presentation ...

Published: November 22, 2019

New international network on climate change led by UAlberta scientist | Faculty of Science

New international network on climate change led by UAlberta scientist Urban planning expert Jeff Birchall will lead a new UArctic network on local-scale planning for climate change resilience

Published: November 22, 2019

Historian reveals story of Canadian journalist who chronicled horrors of Holodomor | Folio

Society and Culture Historian reveals story of Canadian journalist who chronicled horrors of Holodomor Rhea Clyman is regarded as the first western journalist to expose the forced famine that ...

Published: November 22, 2019

9 Things to Know About the Workforce Diversity Census

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Published: November 21, 2019

Convocation Congrats! November 20, 2019 (Afternoon)

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Convocation Congrats! November 20, 2019 (Morning)

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Improv and AI: Science grad connects comedy and science | Faculty of Science

Improv and AI: Science grad connects comedy and science Meet improv comedian and AI researcher Kory Mathewson, one of the newest members in the Faculty of Science alumni family Katie Willis - 20 ...

Published: November 20, 2019

UAlberta researcher plays a lead role in international research on African immigrant and refugee health | University of Alberta International

UAlberta researcher plays a lead role in international research on African immigrant and refugee health Through Worldwide Universities Network (WUN), Dr. Salami has been able to partner her ...

Published: November 20, 2019

Convocation Congrats! November 19, 2019

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Published: November 19, 2019

AI thinking just got a little richer at the University of Alberta | Faculty of Science

AI thinking just got a little richer at the University of Alberta $1.25M donation from Scotiabank supports artificial intelligence and diversity initiatives Jennifer Pascoe - 19 November 2019 Ada' ...

Published: November 19, 2019

Part IV: International Education Week in the Faculty of Arts | Faculty of Arts

Part IV: International Education Week in the Faculty of Arts Going Abroad with Carrie Smith Sherilyn Trompetter - 19 November 2019 Carrie Smith, Chair of Modern Languages and Cultural Studies, in ...

Published: November 19, 2019

Métis Research Project to be featured on Wild Archaeology TV Show | Department of Anthropology

Métis Research Project to be featured on Wild Archaeology TV Show Dr. Kisha Supernant and several of her graduate students will be featured on two upcoming episodes of APTN's Wild Archaeology show

Published: November 19, 2019

Scientists discover new drugs with potential to treat cancer | Faculty of Science

Scientists discover new drugs with potential to treat cancer A new class of chemical compounds have the potential to revolutionize cancer treatment Katie Willis - 19 November 2019 Fred West, ...

Published: November 19, 2019

Scientists discover new drugs with potential to treat stubborn cancers | Folio

Health And Wellness, Science and Technology Scientists discover new drugs with potential to treat stubborn cancers New class of drugs could make radiation therapy and chemotherapy more effective ...

Published: November 19, 2019

Scientists discover new drugs with potential to treat stubborn cancers | Department of Oncology

Scientists discover new drugs with potential to treat stubborn cancers KATIE WILLIS - 19 November 2019 Researchers at the University of Alberta have discovered a new class of drugs with the ...

Published: November 19, 2019

Groundbreaking organ-transplant conference gathered lab and pathology professionals in Pittsburgh | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Groundbreaking organ-transplant conference gathered lab and pathology professionals in Pittsburgh UAlberta members of Alberta Precision Laboratories played key role as international leaders in ...

Published: November 18, 2019

Awards and Accolades - November 2019 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards and Accolades - November 2019 Celebrating the achievements of our faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 15 November 2019 International Honours Philip Halloran, Department of Medicine ...

Published: November 15, 2019

Faculty recognizes MecE PhD student with ASME award | Engineering at Alberta

Faculty recognizes MecE PhD student with ASME award Milad Rezvani Rad was awarded the ASME Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering Division Graduate Scholarship Robyn Braun - 15 November 2019

Published: November 15, 2019

How robots can help us understand reinforcement learning | Faculty of Science

How robots can help us understand reinforcement learning A robotic arm donated by Kindred AI is giving students a new way to study reinforcement learning at UAlberta. Katie Willis - 12 November 2019

Published: November 12, 2019

EFS Faculty member becomes Henry Marshall Tory Chair | English and Film Studies

EFS Faculty member becomes Henry Marshall Tory Chair Congratulations to Professor Julie Rak who has been awarded a Henry Marshall Tory Chair (2019-2024). 12 November 2019 Tory Chairholders are " ...

Published: November 12, 2019

2019 Celebration of Excellence Awards | Public Health

2019 Celebration of Excellence Awards The School of Public Health came together to celebrate excellence. Donna Richardson - 08 November 2019 On the final day of This is Public Health™ Week 2019, ...

Published: November 8, 2019

Who buys the wine? Research reveals how consumers make choices for groups | Folio

Business, Society and Culture Who buys the wine? Research reveals how consumers make choices for groups People who see themselves as independent tend to go with their own preference when choosing ...

Published: November 8, 2019

Team of CRINA researchers discovers potential new class of cancer drugs | Cancer Research Institute of Northern Alberta (CRINA)

Team of CRINA researchers discovers potential new class of cancer drugs Compounds that inhibit a particular DNA repair activity could permit lower doses of cancer treatments and reverse drug ...

Published: November 6, 2019

Avenue Magazine's 2019 Top 40 under 40 | Faculty of Arts

Avenue Magazine's 2019 Top 40 under 40 From archaeology to literature, Faculty of Arts' emerging superstars Donna McKinnon - 04 November 2019 Avenue Magazine has released its annual list ...

Published: November 4, 2019

Future Energy Systems at SPARK 2019 | Home

Future Energy Systems at SPARK 2019 Emissions Reducation Alberta hosts SPARK conference, 'Carbon+' Kenneth Tam - 01 November 2019 Director Anne Naeth views a demonstration from graduate student ...

Published: November 1, 2019

Avoiding elder loneliness using artificial intelligence | Faculty of Science

Avoiding elder loneliness using artificial intelligence Project to create digital chat companion part of a new partnership between the City of Edmonton and UAlberta. Andrew Lyle - 31 October 2019

Published: October 31, 2019

Learn More About the Latest Signature Area: (SKIPP)

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Published: October 31, 2019

Community Congrats (October 16-31, 2019)

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Published: October 31, 2019

Julie Rak named Henry Marshall Tory Chair | Faculty of Arts

Julie Rak named Henry Marshall Tory Chair Fascinated by everyday life-writing, English professor amplifies voice of the 'ordinary' Donna McKinnon - 31 October 2019 English and Film Studies ...

Published: October 31, 2019

Climate change: A public health issue | Public Health

Climate change: A public health issue Associate Professor Sherilee Harper is working with Indigenous partners to understand the resilience we have and the adaptations we can make to protect our ...

Published: October 30, 2019

Understanding life-long learning in artificial intelligence | Faculty of Science

Understanding life-long learning in artificial intelligence The Faculty of Science welcomes Adam White, new assistant professor in computing science Katie Willis - 30 October 2019 Adam White is a ...

Published: October 30, 2019

U of A diabetes projects receive first funding from new NOVAD fund | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

U of A diabetes projects receive first funding from new NOVAD fund Three projects will tackle diabetes and obesity for seniors, youth, and Canadian newcomers. RYAN O'BYRNE - 30 October 2019 (l-r)

Published: October 30, 2019

Food security and health in a changing environment | Public Health

Food security and health in a changing environment "We can't stop or reverse the changes that are currently happening to our climate, but we can make decisions today that will mitigate impacts 20 ...

Published: October 29, 2019

Opioid crisis has cost Canada nearly $5 billion in lost productivity, U of A student finds | Folio

Opioid crisis has cost Canada nearly $5 billion in lost productivity, U of A student finds Economics student estimates financial toll of a drug epidemic that has claimed more than 11,000 lives ...

Published: October 29, 2019

Reach, swallow, click&push | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

Reach, swallow, click&push Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine scores a hat trick at TEC Edmonton's 2019 Innovation awards Amy Knezevich - 25 October 2019 Three Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine ...

Published: October 25, 2019

Second-year law student Aidan Paul wins Brimacombe Moot | UAlberta Law

Second-year law student Aidan Paul wins Brimacombe Moot Tournament kicks off mooting season at UAlberta Law Denis Ram - 25 October 2019 The annual Brimacombe Selection Round Moot kicked off this ...

Published: October 25, 2019

Researchers urge abolishing marriage consummation as requirement for citizenship | Faculty of Arts

Researchers urge abolishing marriage consummation as requirement for citizenship Remnant of "antiquated patriarchy" is still prominent in Canadian immigration law, U of A political scientists find ...

Published: October 25, 2019

U of A spinoff company recognized for research to unlock anti-cancer drugs | Folio

U of A spinoff company recognized for research to unlock anti-cancer drugs Meros Polymers among spinoffs and U.S. patent holders celebrated at business incubator TEC Edmonton's annual event.

Published: October 24, 2019

Song aims to reduce maternal deaths in Ethiopia | Music

Song aims to reduce maternal deaths in Ethiopia U of A professors enlist country's biggest pop stars to save lives through music Geoff McMaster - 24 October 2019 A mother comforts her newborn in a ...

Published: October 24, 2019

Song aims to reduce maternal deaths in Ethiopia | Folio

Song aims to reduce maternal deaths in Ethiopia U of A professors enlist country's biggest pop stars to save lives through music. October 23, 2019 By Geoff Mcmaster Roger Turnell had his doubts ...

Published: October 23, 2019

A Divided Nation | Faculty of Arts

A Divided Nation Academics need to be involved in any plans to separate says political scientist Jared Wesley Donna McKinnon - 22 October 2019 Jared Wesley, an Associate Professor in the ...

Published: October 22, 2019

Mitacs Globalink Intern from Ukrainian Participates in the ULEC Project | Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies

Mitacs Globalink Intern from Ukrainian Participates in the ULEC Project From June to September 2019 ULEC hosted Nadiia Shapovalova, a student of the Oles Honchar National University in Dnipro city ...

Published: October 22, 2019

Event: Full Schedule for Asian Studies Brown Bag Series | Prince Takamado Japan Centre for Teaching and Research

Event: Full Schedule for Asian Studies Brown Bag Series 22 October 2019 PTJC are happy to host Asian Studies Brown Bag Series. We are now planning to expand this to all Asianists, including ...

Published: October 22, 2019

2019 Killam Laureates

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Published: October 17, 2019

Award-winning geophysics: Chair in the Department of Physics receives prestigious peer recognition | Faculty of Science

Award-winning geophysics: Chair in the Department of Physics receives prestigious peer recognition Mauricio Sacchi honoured with the 2019 Virgil Kauffman Gold Medal Award Andrew Lyle - 17 October ...

Published: October 17, 2019

6 Highlights of Sustainability Awareness Week

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Published: October 17, 2019

Awards and Accolades - October 2019 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards and Accolades - October 2019 Celebrating the achievements of our faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 17 October 2019 Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Congratulations to Faculty of ...

Published: October 17, 2019

Teen pregnancy research earns U of A sociologist prestigious Killam award | Faculty of Arts

Teen pregnancy research earns U of A sociologist prestigious Killam award Sociologist Lisa Strohschein among 29 professors, post-doctoral researchers and grad students receiving Killam awards ...

Published: October 16, 2019

'A great opportunity, a great responsibility' | Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

'A great opportunity, a great responsibility' Killam award winner reflects on the science (and art) of mentoring Robert B. Desjardins - 16 October 2019 Prof. Eleni Stroulia, 2019 Killam Award for ...

Published: October 16, 2019

Better, more realistic video games: New research and industry partnership at UAlberta | Faculty of Science

Better, more realistic video games: New research and industry partnership at UAlberta Collaboration between computing scientists and Edmonton tech company Improbable stepping up their game with ...

Published: October 15, 2019

93 Reasons to Celebrate Teaching, Learning & Research

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Published: October 9, 2019

Medicine and technology meet art and printmaking at international Finnish art exhibit | Faculty of Arts

Medicine and technology meet art and printmaking at international Finnish art exhibit 15th International Print Triennial in Jyväskylä, Finland features UAlberta Art & Design graduate students.

Published: October 8, 2019

Russia's Information Warfare: The Case of Ukraine in a Global Comparative Context | Faculty of Arts

Russia's Information Warfare: The Case of Ukraine in a Global Comparative Context CIUS conference investigates how Russian propaganda polarizes public debate Oleksandr Pankieiev - 04 October 2019

Published: October 4, 2019

Ep 6: Using AI in your business | Alberta School of Business

News Consumer Pod Index Ep 6: Using AI in your business Ep 6: Using AI in your business 04 October 2019 Artificial Intelligence is the future of business. Whether it be oil and gas, agriculture, ...

Published: October 4, 2019

Consider This: Diversifying the Methods of Teaching and Working

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Published: October 3, 2019

Community Congrats! (September 25-October 1, 2019)

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Published: October 2, 2019

Bond, sibling bond | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

Bond, sibling bond 4th Annual AAC Camp Alberta brings children who use augmentative and alternative communication-and their families-together Laurie Wang - 02 October 2019 Siblings Nathan and Ella ...

Published: October 2, 2019

New U of A digital scholarship centre gives researchers the tech they need when they need it | Folio

New U of A digital scholarship centre gives researchers the tech they need when they need it Centre provides virtual reality room, high-performance computers, 3-D printing and more. October 02, ...

Published: October 2, 2019

Cooperating to advance global energy systems | Home

Cooperating to advance global energy systems Tsinghua University researchers visit the University of Alberta to discuss joint energy research projects Catherine Tays - 02 October 2019 Researchers ...

Published: October 2, 2019

Scholarships demonstrate support for student work | Pediatrics

Scholarships demonstrate support for student work Graduate students explain why they chose the Department of Pediatrics Tamara Vineberg - 01 October 2019 (Left) Simran Pherwani, Reshma Sirajee and ...

Published: October 1, 2019

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories involving the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. ROSS NEITZ - 27 September 2019 This is a round-up of relevant news and media stories involving the ...

Published: September 27, 2019

Robotic surgery on a beating heart? It only seems radical because no one has done it. Yet. | Engineering at Alberta

Robotic surgery on a beating heart? It only seems radical because no one has done it. Yet. Driven to help others, Engineering at Alberta researcher is breaking boundaries in medicine and robotics ...

Published: September 27, 2019

New AI program better at detecting depressive language in social media | Folio

New AI program better at detecting depressive language in social media U of A computing scientist developing technology that could help platforms like Twitter and Facebook alert users to possible ...

Published: September 19, 2019

Students prepare for the complexity of energy transition | Home

Students prepare for the complexity of energy transition Future Energy Systems students join international counterparts at ABBY-Net summer school to develop interdisciplinary energy transition ...

Published: September 17, 2019

3-D imaging at the heart of precision health | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

3-D imaging at the heart of precision health Imaging is central to the diagnosis and treatment of many diseases―when it's combined with artificial intelligence techniques, the future of precision ...

Published: September 16, 2019

Precision health for mental health | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Precision health for mental health Members of the Neuroscience and Mental Health Research Institute (NMHI) apply artificial intelligence to examine genetic, lifestyle and imaging data for more ...

Published: September 16, 2019

A powerhouse group targets breast cancer | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

A powerhouse group targets breast cancer A collective of internationally renowned researchers joins forces to target this common cancer, combining their unique perspectives and specialties in a ...

Published: September 16, 2019

Alumni Weekend Recommendations from the People Who Know

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Published: September 12, 2019

Deb Verhoeven Alumni Week Lecture | Women's and Gender Studies

Deb Verhoeven Alumni Week Lecture 12 September 2019 Deb Verhoeven, our Canada 150 Chair, is giving a lecture on Friday, September 20th as part of Alumni Weekend. FROM BIG DATA TO SOCIAL JUSTICE: ...

Published: September 12, 2019

SLIS Professor's Cultural Heritage Research Program Awarded Significant Funding | School of Library and Information Studies

SLIS Professor's Cultural Heritage Research Program Awarded Significant Funding University of Alberta Professor Ali Shiri's Cultural Heritage Research Program in Canada and collaboration in the US ...

Published: September 11, 2019

Strengthening the AI pipeline, one deep mind at a time | Faculty of Science

Strengthening the AI pipeline, one deep mind at a time UAlberta announces new DeepMind chair in artificial intelligence, Martin Mȕller Jennifer Pascoe - 11 September 2019 Martin Mȕller, professor ...

Published: September 11, 2019

Event: Asian Studies Brown Bag Series | Prince Takamado Japan Centre for Teaching and Research

Event: Asian Studies Brown Bag Series Wednesday, September 25, 2019 12-1pm (TELUS Centre 131) Presented by Xiaoting Li "INTERPERSONAL TOUCH IN MANDARIN INTERACTION" 11 September 2019 PTJC are ...

Published: September 11, 2019

Up in the air: Understanding air pollution's association with premature births | Faculty of Science

Up in the air: Understanding air pollution's association with premature births UAlberta computing scientists and doctors begin the complex process of analyzing environmental factors affecting ...

Published: September 9, 2019

Knowing each other's energy | Home

Knowing each other's energy Future Energy Systems geothermal research ranges from mechanical engineering to anthropology –– and it’s all connected. Kenneth Tam - 09 September 2019 Future Energy ...

Published: September 9, 2019

Federal funding propels U of A researcher’s project turning biowaste into jet fuel | Home

Federal funding propels U of A researcher’s project turning biowaste into jet fuel Bioresource scientist David Bressler’s work among 23 projects receiving $27 million from Western Economic ...

Published: September 6, 2019

Community Congrats! (August 2019)

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Published: September 5, 2019

Mechanical Engineering professor receives funding to quantify nervous system damage | Engineering at Alberta

Mechanical Engineering professor receives funding to quantify nervous system damage Dr. Hossein Rouhani secures funding for "high-risk, high-reward" research 04 September 2019 Dr. Rouhani in an ...

Published: September 4, 2019

Overweight and obesity levels dipping in Alberta preschoolers, but severe obesity unchanged: U of A study | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Overweight and obesity levels dipping in Alberta preschoolers, but severe obesity unchanged: U of A study Researchers to examine factors driving obesity and what more can be done to help severely ...

Published: September 4, 2019

Dr. Bo Cao Recognized by Brain & Behavior Research Foundation for Research on Identifying Early-Stage Biomarkers for Schizophrenia | Psychiatry

Dr. Bo Cao Recognized by Brain & Behavior Research Foundation for Research on Identifying Early-Stage Biomarkers for Schizophrenia Dr. Bo (Cloud) Cao, an Assistant Professor in the Department of ...

Published: September 1, 2019

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories involving the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. ROSS NEITZ - 30 August 2019 This is a round-up of relevant news and media stories involving the Faculty ...

Published: August 30, 2019

Learning Beyond Borders | Faculty of Arts

Learning Beyond Borders Modern Languages and Cultural Studies launches new, streamlined degree Donna McKinnon - 29 August 2019 Carrie Smith, Chair of Modern Languages and Cultural Studies, is ...

Published: August 29, 2019

Archaeological Field School Teaches Invaluable Lessons about Community | Faculty of Arts

Archaeological Field School Teaches Invaluable Lessons about Community A "privilege and an honour" to work with the Papaschase First Nation Katherine DeCoste - 28 August 2019 Under new leadership ...

Published: August 28, 2019

Awards and Accolades - August 2019 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards and Accolades - August 2019 Celebrating the achievements of our faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 22 August 2019 Faculty Recognition Bo Cao (Cloud), Department of Psychiatry, ...

Published: August 22, 2019

AI program creates applications for industry | Engineering at Alberta

AI program creates applications for industry Hands-on learning will enable AI Certificate students to deploy AI in the classroom, implementing what they've learned. Program starts in October, 2019.

Published: August 19, 2019

U of A researcher using AI to get a step ahead of wildfires | Folio

U of A researcher using AI to get a step ahead of wildfires New tools could map out complex weather data to help firefighters predict where forest fires are likely to break out. August 16, 2019 By ...

Published: August 16, 2019

World's Longest Baseball Game swings for the fences in fight against cancer | Folio

World's Longest Baseball Game swings for the fences in fight against cancer Money raised will lead to clinical trial of promising new cancer drug. August 16, 2019 By Ross Neitz Fifty-five men and ...

Published: August 16, 2019

First global Open Data Commons for preclinical Spinal Cord Injury research will be a 'game-changer' | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

First global Open Data Commons for preclinical Spinal Cord Injury research will be a 'game-changer' University of Alberta research team receives $3.3 million to create open-source database for ...

Published: August 15, 2019

World's Longest Baseball Game swings for the fences in the fight against cancer | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

World's Longest Baseball Game swings for the fences in the fight against cancer Community steps up to the plate to boost U of A cancer research. ROSS NEITZ - 15 August 2019 Fifty-six players are ...

Published: August 15, 2019

Ultrasound app would allow expert analysis of medical images from anywhere | Folio

Ultrasound app would allow expert analysis of medical images from anywhere "21st-century stethoscope" uses portable ultrasound and computer analysis to democratize medical diagnosis. August 13, ...

Published: August 13, 2019

First global open-source database for spinal cord injury research will be a 'game-changer,' say experts | Folio

First global open-source database for spinal cord injury research will be a 'game-changer,' say experts U of A research team receives $3.3 million to create data-sharing platform including results ...

Published: August 13, 2019

Government of Canada announces new Stand Up to Cancer Canada Metastatic Breast Cancer Dream Team (Government of Canada) | Department of Oncology

Government of Canada announces new Stand Up to Cancer Canada Metastatic Breast Cancer Dream Team (Government of Canada) 12 August 2019 Stand Up to Cancer Canada, the Canadian Cancer Society and ...

Published: August 12, 2019

Building connections through the Institute of Prairie and Indigenous Archaeology | Faculty of Arts

Building connections through the Institute of Prairie and Indigenous Archaeology New name and director reflect expanded mandate Donna McKinnon - 12 August 2019 Anthropologist Kisha Supernant named ...

Published: August 12, 2019

Why plastic bags are so hard to get rid of | Folio

Why plastic bags are so hard to get rid of Easy to make and convenient to use, petroleum-based plastics have no obvious alternative-but that's slowly changing, say researchers. August 09, 2019 By ...

Published: August 9, 2019

Researchers creating AI-powered chatbot to help families living with neurodevelopmental disabilities | Folio

Researchers creating AI-powered chatbot to help families living with neurodevelopmental disabilities Smart program will scour the internet to connect families with good information and resources ...

Published: August 9, 2019

U of A researchers harness the power of artificial intelligence to help families living with neurodevelopmental disabilities | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

U of A researchers harness the power of artificial intelligence to help families living with neurodevelopmental disabilities Scientists creating an AI-powered 'chatbot' to educate families and ...

Published: August 9, 2019

VIDEO: VR viewer gives students on-the-go virtual learning experience | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

VIDEO: VR viewer gives students on-the-go virtual learning experience Courses at the University of Alberta are getting a face-lift thanks to the Rehabilitation Robotics Lab's new 3D apps Amanda ...

Published: August 2, 2019

Researchers aim to create AI companion for lonely seniors | Folio

Researchers aim to create AI companion for lonely seniors U of A computing scientists are working toward a digital chatbot that can carry a conversation-and express emotion in its responses.

Published: August 1, 2019

MecE student's perseverance earns awards | Engineering at Alberta

MecE student's perseverance earns awards Milad Nazarahari's work on biosensors has been recognized with several scholarships 26 July 2019 Mechanical Engineering PhD student, Milad Nazarahari, has ...

Published: July 26, 2019

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News This is a round-up of relevant news and media stories involving the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. RYAN O'BYRNE - 26 July 2019 TOP STORIES Edmonton Journal: Disease expert ' ...

Published: July 26, 2019

Toward emotionally intelligent artificial intelligence | Faculty of Science

Toward emotionally intelligent artificial intelligence UAlberta computing scientists work toward conversation-capable digital companion for seniors. Andrew Lyle - 25 July 2019 Osmar Zaïane, ...

Published: July 25, 2019

UAlberta Rehab Med spin-off brings home $15K from AGE-WELL National Impact Challenge | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

UAlberta Rehab Med spin-off brings home $15K from AGE-WELL National Impact Challenge Q & A with Gabriela Constantinescu, speech-language pathologist and True Angle Medical Technologies' lead for ...

Published: July 25, 2019

Researchers tap Twitter to look at how urban design affects mental health | Public Health

Researchers tap Twitter to look at how urban design affects mental health U of A team analyzes Edmonton-based tweets to show how cities could use social media to help create mood-boosting public ...

Published: July 24, 2019

Russia's Information Warfare: The Case of Ukraine in a Global Comparative Context | Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies

Russia's Information Warfare: The Case of Ukraine in a Global Comparative Context ... 23 July 2019 The Alberta Society for the Advancement of Ukrainian Studies (ASAUS), together with the ...

Published: July 23, 2019

COMMENTARY || Online viewer privacy is regulated by an act originally designed to protect video rentals | Folio

COMMENTARY || Online viewer privacy is regulated by an act originally designed to protect video rentals Why the U.S. should strengthen a law that used to prevent video rental companies from buying ...

Published: July 21, 2019

Community Congrats! (July 4-17, 2019)

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Published: July 18, 2019

Wide income gaps affect health of rich and poor alike | Public Health

Wide income gaps affect health of rich and poor alike Sharp income disparity in neighbourhoods linked with physical and mental health problems, says U of A social epidemiologist who found similar ...

Published: July 17, 2019

Why meeting researchers really matters | Home

Why meeting researchers really matters Future Energy Systems research personnel gain skills and battle misinformation through public outreach. Kenneth Tam - 15 July 2019 Graduate students Gokul ...

Published: July 15, 2019

Political scientist Yasmeen Abu-Laban appointed CIFAR Fellow | Faculty of Arts

Political scientist Yasmeen Abu-Laban appointed CIFAR Fellow Abu-Laban's CIFAR research program Boundaries, Membership and Belonging asks - is it possible to have a world without "us" and "them"?

Published: July 15, 2019

Wide income gaps affect health of rich and poor alike, says researcher | Folio

Wide income gaps affect health of rich and poor alike, says researcher Sharp income disparity in neighbourhoods linked with physical and mental health problems, says U of A social epidemiologist ...

Published: July 12, 2019

Forestry practice inspired by wildfire could help save grizzly bears, study shows | Folio

Forestry practice inspired by wildfire could help save grizzly bears, study shows Harvesting forests in irregular patches leaves more food for grizzlies and could help the threatened species ...

Published: July 12, 2019

Sound mind: Detecting depression through voice | Faculty of Science

Sound mind: Detecting depression through voice Computing science researchers improve technology for identifying depression through vocal cues. Katie Willis - 11 July 2019 PhD student Mashrura ...

Published: July 11, 2019

Researchers improve AI that can tell from your voice if you're depressed | Folio

Researchers improve AI that can tell from your voice if you're depressed Goal is to develop smartphone apps that can track users' moods. July 10, 2019 By Katie Willis Artificial intelligence can ...

Published: July 10, 2019

MecE's publication record number two in the country | Engineering at Alberta

MecE's publication record number two in the country NTU measured Mechanical Engineering's publication record as just behind that of the U of T's 09 July 2019 The University of Alberta's Department ...

Published: July 9, 2019

U of A researchers discover new genetic link to premenopausal breast cancer | Folio

U of A researchers discover new genetic link to premenopausal breast cancer Study finds up to 40 per cent higher risk of breast cancer in premenopausal women carrying specific genetic marker. July ...

Published: July 8, 2019

Ep 5: The value of rumours in tech innovation | Alberta School of Business

News Consumer Pod Index Ep 5: The value of rumours in tech innovation Ep 5: The value of rumours in tech innovation 04 July 2019 Gossip, hearsay and innuendo are an everyday part of life, but as a ...

Published: July 4, 2019

Community Congrats! (June 27-July 3, 2019)

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Published: July 3, 2019

Edmonton Journal: U of A eye specialist calls for safety rules around Nerf toys | Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences

Edmonton Journal: U of A eye specialist calls for safety rules around Nerf toys 03 July 2019 Dr. Matthew Tennant wants to spread as he pushes for the introduction of safety rules surrounding Nerf ...

Published: July 3, 2019

COMMENTARY || Half a million American minors now live in Mexico | Folio

COMMENTARY || Half a million American minors now live in Mexico Economic crisis, immigration enforcement drove migration of U.S.-born minors to Mexico between 2000 and 2015, researchers find. July ...

Published: July 2, 2019

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News This is a round-up of relevant news and media stories involving the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. ROSS NEITZ - 28 June 2019 TOP STORIES CTV National News: Doctors warn about ...

Published: June 28, 2019

Community Congrats! (June 2019)

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Published: June 27, 2019

U of A eye specialist warns parents about dangers of Nerf guns | Folio

U of A eye specialist warns parents about dangers of Nerf guns Toy guns can fire projectiles much faster than they used to, says ophthalmologist who treated patient nearly blinded by dart. June 27 ...

Published: June 27, 2019

Happy Canada Day! | Faculty of Arts

Happy Canada Day! Telling the story of Canada in the Faculty of Arts Donna McKinnon - 26 June 2019 In celebration of Canada's birthday, a selection of stories from the archive, including several ...

Published: June 26, 2019

Podcast Ep 4: Fracking and the opaque transparency of self-regulation | Alberta School of Business

News Consumer Pod Index Podcast Ep 4: Fracking and the opaque transparency of self-regulation Podcast Ep 4: Fracking and the opaque transparency of self-regulation 26 June 2019 A new paper from ...

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VIDEO: EON iCube system helps wheelchair users get back to moving around pain-free | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

VIDEO: EON iCube system helps wheelchair users get back to moving around pain-free The Rehabilitation Robotics Lab's wheelchair propulsion simulator helps researchers understand and better treat ...

Published: June 26, 2019

Grace, humour and generosity: Retiring CSD professor celebrated for her near 20-year career in rehabilitation medicine | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

Grace, humour and generosity: Retiring CSD professor celebrated for her near 20-year career in rehabilitation medicine Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders' Carol Boliek spotlighted ...

Published: June 21, 2019

Congrats, Corporate Challenge Team!

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Published: June 20, 2019

U of A researchers discover new genetic link to premenopausal breast cancer | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

U of A researchers discover new genetic link to premenopausal breast cancer First-ever study to focus on premenopausal women finds up to 40 per cent higher risk of breast cancer in women carrying ...

Published: June 20, 2019

New Canada Research Chairs to improve child health, promote adaptation to climate change | Public Health

New Canada Research Chairs to improve child health, promote adaptation to climate change The Government of Canada recently awarded two Canada Research Chairs to School of Public Health faculty ...

Published: June 17, 2019

New U of A virtual reality program reduces anxiety and increases abilities for occupational therapy students | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

New U of A virtual reality program reduces anxiety and increases abilities for occupational therapy students Students taking structured clinical exams will now be able to get some hands-on ...

Published: June 14, 2019

Convocation Congrats! June 13 (Morning): The Faculties of Law & Arts

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Published: June 13, 2019

Convocation '19: Arts grad uses scholarship, poetry to explore tension between sexuality and spirituality | Faculty of Arts

Convocation '19: Arts grad uses scholarship, poetry to explore tension between sexuality and spirituality On his way to an honours English degree, Scott Jackshaw found a way to reconcile his ...

Published: June 13, 2019

Convocation Congrats!

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Convocation Congrats! June 12 (Afternoon): The Faculty of Education and Faculté Saint-Jean

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Published: June 12, 2019

Convocation Congrats! June 12 (Morning): The Faculty of Education

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Convocation Congrats! June 11 (Afternoon): The Faculty of Science

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Published: June 11, 2019

Convocation Congrats! June 11 (Morning): The Faculty of Science

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Deep Blue C:\ | Faculty of Science

Deep Blue C:\ Two decades after supercomputer Deep Blue achieved the first victory over a World Chess champion under tournament time controls, alumnus and Deep Blue co-creator Murray Campbell ...

Published: June 10, 2019

Unearthing a geophysicist | Faculty of Science

Unearthing a geophysicist UAlberta geophysicists discuss empowering the next generation of geophysical experts to probe planet-sized problems. Kristy Condon - 10 June 2019 Illustration by Blair ...

Published: June 10, 2019

Convocation Congrats! June 7: The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, School of Public Health

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Published: June 7, 2019

Launching Intersections of Gender | Intersections of Gender

News & Events 2019 June Launching Intersections of Gender In this section June Launching Intersections of Gender Launching Intersections of Gender A packed room of students, professors, and ...

Published: June 7, 2019

Convocation Congrats! June 6 (Afternoon): The Faculty of Business

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Published: June 6, 2019

Convocation Congrats! June 5 (Morning): The Faculty of Engineering

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Published: June 5, 2019

Convocation Congrats! June 5 (Afternoon): The Faculty of Engineering

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Published: June 5, 2019

Engineering a better future: biomedical engineering graduate feels the need for smart prosthetics | Engineering at Alberta

Engineering a better future: biomedical engineering graduate feels the need for smart prosthetics It turns out that liking biology and physics doesn't limit one's opportunities, it expands them.

Published: June 5, 2019

Communities and homeowners can plan for wildfires | Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences

Communities and homeowners can plan for wildfires "If fire is possible in an area, then let's plan for it." Sarah Pratt - 05 June 2019 Planning for wildfires at the community level can include ...

Published: June 5, 2019

Congratulations Dr Okeke-Ihejirika | Women's and Gender Studies

Congratulations Dr Okeke-Ihejirika 05 June 2019 Congratulations Dr. Philomina Okeke-Ihejirika who has just been selected as one of eight 2019-2020 Killam Annual Professors. These professorships ...

Published: June 5, 2019

Pride and PhD | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

Pride and PhD Teresa Hardy, PhD RS '19: Spring Convocation Graduate Spotlight 04 June 2019 Hardy earned her PhD in Rehabilitation Science. She is part of the Rehab Med class of 2019 graduates that ...

Published: June 4, 2019

Satellites, artificial intelligence and human decisions: the future of wildfire management in Alberta | Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences

Satellites, artificial intelligence and human decisions: the future of wildfire management in Alberta Researchers are looking to technology and education to help prepare for the increasing number ...

Published: June 4, 2019

Sharon Farnel Receives 2019 Graduate Student Teaching Award | School of Library and Information Studies

Sharon Farnel Receives 2019 Graduate Student Teaching Award SLIS extends warm congratulations to our sessional instructor Sharon Farnel for receiving a prestigious 2019 Graduate Student Teaching ...

Published: June 4, 2019

Convocation Congrats! June 2: Augustana

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Board and video game aims to improve neonatal resuscitation training | Pediatrics

Board and video game aims to improve neonatal resuscitation training Provides a cheaper and alternate solution for clinicians Tamara Vineberg - 03 June 2019 Georg Schmölzer helped design RETAIN, a ...

Published: June 3, 2019

Record Participation at Department of Psychiatry's 18th Annual Research Day Event | Psychiatry

Record Participation at Department of Psychiatry's 18th Annual Research Day Event John Wesley (Wes) Paylor, a PhD student in the Psychiatry Graduate Program, was honoured with the Dr. Roger C. ...

Published: June 1, 2019

Dr. Patrick J. White Nominated for Induction into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame | Psychiatry

Dr. Patrick J. White Nominated for Induction into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Dr. Patrick J. White, Medical Director of Alberta Hospital Edmonton (AHE) and a Clinical Professor in the ...

Published: June 1, 2019

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News This is a round-up of relevant news and media stories involving the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. We appreciate you relaying information which is relevant to faculty members in ...

Published: May 31, 2019

Stuffed gophers in 'world famous' Alberta museum offer insight into prairie culture, says Lianne McTavish (Art & Design) | Faculty of Arts

Stuffed gophers in 'world famous' Alberta museum offer insight into prairie culture, says Lianne McTavish (Art & Design) "It's hilarious, but it's also historically interesting, collecting natural ...

Published: May 31, 2019

Stuffed gophers in 'world famous' Alberta museum offer insight into prairie culture, says U of A expert | Folio

Stuffed gophers in 'world famous' Alberta museum offer insight into prairie culture, says U of A expert "It's hilarious, but it's also historically interesting, collecting natural history material ...

Published: May 30, 2019

Meet Matina: New Faculty of Science Dean Matina Kalcounis-Rueppell set to start July 1, 2019 | Faculty of Science

Meet Matina: New Faculty of Science Dean Matina Kalcounis-Rueppell set to start July 1, 2019 Joining the University of Alberta from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Kalcounis- ...

Published: May 28, 2019

Fainting during pregnancy can be a sign of problems for both mother and baby | Folio

Fainting during pregnancy can be a sign of problems for both mother and baby New study based on records of nearly half a million births in Alberta reveals link between first-trimester fainting ...

Published: May 27, 2019

Launch of latest project a fitting capstone to Natalie Kononenko's illustrious career | Kule Centre for Ukrainian and Canadian Folklore

Launch of latest project a fitting capstone to Natalie Kononenko's illustrious career Dr. Natalie Kononenko has added her latest book, Ukrainian Epic and Historic Song: Folklore in Context to her ...

Published: May 24, 2019

Lost in Transmission | New Trail

Research Ideas People How-To Evergreen & Gold Give to UAlberta Close Getty Images Energy Lost in Transmission Solving the challenges behind the system that keeps the lights on By Therese Kehler

Published: May 17, 2019

2019 Celebration of Excellence in the Faculty of Arts | Faculty of Arts

2019 Celebration of Excellence in the Faculty of Arts Faculty, staff and students recognized for their achievements at the annual Faculty of Arts Awards Night Donna McKinnon - 16 May 2019

Published: May 16, 2019

UAlberta-developed SMHeartCard boosts heart attack patients' chances of survival | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

UAlberta-developed SMHeartCard boosts heart attack patients' chances of survival Pocket-sized holder gives patients easy access life-saving medication. ROSS NEITZ - 15 May 2019 (From left) John ...

Published: May 15, 2019

Community Congrats! (May 1–7, 2019)

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Published: May 8, 2019

2019 Celebration of Excellence in Teaching and Research | Faculty of Science

2019 Celebration of Excellence in Teaching and Research Annual awards ceremony honours and highlights the excellence of our exceptional faculty and staff. News Staff - 07 May 2019 On behalf of the ...

Published: May 7, 2019

Four MecE Professors win Faculty awards | Engineering at Alberta

Four MecE Professors win Faculty awards MecE Professors take home awards for career leadership, career research, mentorship and grad teaching 06 May 2019 Mechanical Engineering Professors, Gary ...

Published: May 6, 2019

6 Ways to Join in Corporate Challenge (Aside from the Obvious)

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Published: May 2, 2019

Congratulations to Dr Ensslin | Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Congratulations to Dr Ensslin 30 April 2019 We have the pleasure to announce that Dr. Astrid Ensslin has been awarded the 2019 Faculty of Arts Research Award for her extraordinary accomplishments ...

Published: April 30, 2019

One woman and the two books that changed her life | Give to UAlberta

One woman and the two books that changed her life A family gift set Emma Justik on a lifelong love of books. Another book unlocked the gift of family Matt Rea, '13 PhD - 29 April 2019 Emma Justik ...

Published: April 29, 2019

The same, but better: How we represent ourselves through avatars | Folio

The same, but better: How we represent ourselves through avatars U of A scientists examine relationship between online avatars and the people they represent. April 29, 2019 By Katie Willis Most ...

Published: April 29, 2019

Professor recognized as member of team supporting women in in STEM | Engineering at Alberta

Professor recognized as member of team supporting women in in STEM Lianne Lefsrud and colleagues earn APEGA Award for support of Women in STEM 26 April 2019 Engineering at Alberta professor Lianne ...

Published: April 26, 2019

COMMENTARY || Google's algorithms discriminate against women and people of colour | Folio

COMMENTARY || Google's algorithms discriminate against women and people of colour Racism and sexism in search results reflect tech giant's inattention to users who aren't white and male, argues U ...

Published: April 25, 2019

5 Questions with Marilène Oliver

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Published: April 25, 2019

New exhibition explores human connection in a virtual world | Faculty of Arts

New exhibition explores human connection in a virtual world 'Dyscorpia' draws on diverse disciplines from fine arts to computing science and medicine to look at how technology is redefining the ...

Published: April 23, 2019

COMMENTARY || Jason Kenney won by portraying himself as the Guardian of Alberta | Faculty of Arts

COMMENTARY || Jason Kenney won by portraying himself as the Guardian of Alberta By taking on a defender role typically reserved for Alberta premiers, the UCP leader positioned himself for ...

Published: April 23, 2019

Ep 3: Cannabis & the retail market | Alberta School of Business

News Consumer Pod Index Ep 3: Cannabis & the retail market Ep 3: Cannabis & the retail market 18 April 2019 On October 17, 2018, Canada became only the second country in the world-and the first G7 ...

Published: April 18, 2019

Driven to improve transplant medicine, Janet Elliott earns prestigious recognition | Engineering at Alberta

Driven to improve transplant medicine, Janet Elliott earns prestigious recognition Engineering professor's leading research in cryobiology and cryopreservation is having a real impact on lives

Published: April 17, 2019

2019 Celebration of Research and Retirements | English and Film Studies

2019 Celebration of Research and Retirements On Friday, April 12, 2019, the Department of English & Film Studies held its annual Celebration of Research and Retirements. 17 April 2019 On Friday, ...

Published: April 17, 2019

Research Data Management Week: Data Horizons | Research + Innovation

Research Data Management Week: Data Horizons If you are involved in research on campus then RDM Week will be of interest to you! May 6 - 10, 2019 University of Alberta Libraries - 16 April 2019

Published: April 16, 2019

COMMENTARY || Alberta grizzly bears will feel the effects of climate change | Folio

COMMENTARY || Alberta grizzly bears will feel the effects of climate change Food staples like buffaloberries are ripening sooner, which could affect the vulnerable bears' reproductive rates, say ...

Published: April 15, 2019

U of A anthropologist helps bring Mexican death goddess to life on big screen | Folio

U of A anthropologist helps bring Mexican death goddess to life on big screen Kate Kingsbury consulted for accurate depiction of Santa Muerte in upcoming Will Smith movie 'Bad Boys for Life.'

Published: April 11, 2019

Congratulations to Eva Glancy - MLCS's outstanding administrative leader | Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Congratulations to Eva Glancy - MLCS's outstanding administrative leader Dr. Carrie Smith, MLCS Chair - 09 April 2019 Congratulations to Eva Glancy for receiving this year's Outstanding ...

Published: April 9, 2019

From key strengths to global excellence | Home

From key strengths to global excellence Last week Future Energy Systems hosted administrators from 18 programs funded by the Canada First Research Excellence Fund Kenneth Tam - 09 April 2019

Published: April 9, 2019

Awards and Accolades - April 2019 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards and Accolades - April 2019 Celebrating the achievements of our faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 08 April 2019 Faculty Recognition Samina Ali, Department of Pediatrics, Women and ...

Published: April 8, 2019

Congratulations to Dr. Kost recipient of the OER Award | Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Congratulations to Dr. Kost recipient of the OER Award Dr. Carrie Smith, Professor and Department Chair - 05 April 2019 Congratulations to Dr. Claudia Kost, who has been awarded an Open Education ...

Published: April 5, 2019

Ruthann Godollei - 2019 Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Printmaking | Faculty of Arts

Ruthann Godollei - 2019 Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Printmaking "No matter how bad things are socially and politically, history is long, and art talks across time" Donna McKinnon - 05 April ...

Published: April 5, 2019

Funding secured for the most advanced robot arm to be used in echocardiography research | ABACUS

Funding secured for the most advanced robot arm to be used in echocardiography research 01 April 2019 Drs Pierre Boulanger and Harald Becher have been awarded NSERC RTI funding for the most ...

Published: April 1, 2019

Computing scientists use machine learning to track health trends on Twitter | Folio

Computing scientists use machine learning to track health trends on Twitter U of A researchers develop tool that analyzes millions of tweets to help understand public health in Alberta and across ...

Published: April 1, 2019

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories featuring the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry ROSS NEITZ - 29 March 2019 This is a round-up of relevant news and media stories involving the Faculty of ...

Published: March 29, 2019

Intersections of Gender Launch Celebration | Intersections of Gender

Intersections of Gender Launch Celebration A day of events celebrating intersectional gender excellence on UAlberta campus Emily Friedrich - 28 March 2019 Join us for a full-day of lineup of ...

Published: March 28, 2019

Dyscorpia: Future Intersections of the Body and Technology Exhibition - EXTENDED until June 30th | Kule Institute for Advanced Study

Dyscorpia: Future Intersections of the Body and Technology Exhibition - EXTENDED until June 30th A groundbreaking art & technology exhibition comes to Edmonton's Enterprise Square Galleries.

Published: March 27, 2019

Awards & Accolades - March 2019 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards & Accolades - March 2019 Celebrating the achievements of our faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 26 March 2019 Faculty Recognition Karen Madsen, Department of Medicine, Women and ...

Published: March 26, 2019

Milad Rezvani Rad wins GSA Research Assistant Award | Engineering at Alberta

Milad Rezvani Rad wins GSA Research Assistant Award PhD student finds aesthetic and professional rewards in RA position Robyn Braun - 23 March 2019 Milad Rezvani Rad, a fourth year PhD student in ...

Published: March 23, 2019

Indigenous STS Research and Training Network among the recipients of the 2019 Kule Cluster Grants | Faculty of Native Studies

Indigenous STS Research and Training Network among the recipients of the 2019 Kule Cluster Grants Grant supports interdisciplinary and collaborative research Jordan Mae Cook - 22 March 2019

Published: March 22, 2019

Congratulations Undergraduate Teaching Award Winners | Sociology

Congratulations Undergraduate Teaching Award Winners Congratulations to both Drs. Sandra Bucerius and Randi Nixon on being awarded the 2018 Faculty of Arts Undergraduate Teaching Award, and the ...

Published: March 18, 2019

New book tells story of video game that lets players save doomed ballerina | Faculty of Arts

New book tells story of video game that lets players save doomed ballerina Classical ballet meets modern gaming in 'iGiselle,' which puts a feminist twist on the heroine's outdated ending. Geoff ...

Published: March 14, 2019

U of A lab receives funding to help prevent opioid addiction in chronic pain patients | Folio

U of A lab receives funding to help prevent opioid addiction in chronic pain patients Pharmacology lab upgrades among 16 U of A projects sharing more than $3 million in new grants. March 13, 2019 ...

Published: March 13, 2019

Long, cold winter won't affect fire season, says expert | Folio

Long, cold winter won't affect fire season, says expert May is the busiest fire month in Alberta, cautions U of A scientist who urges people to be vigilant and report wildfires immediately. March ...

Published: March 13, 2019

2019 Kule Research Cluster Grants announced | Faculty of Arts

2019 Kule Research Cluster Grants announced Community-based, cross-disciplinary collaboration define the award-winning research Donna McKinnon - 12 March 2019 Political scientist Jared Wesley, ...

Published: March 12, 2019

Call for Participants: Seeking Public Participation in Energy Industry Survey

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Published: March 12, 2019

Researchers seek public participation in energy industry survey | Faculty of Science

Researchers seek public participation in energy industry survey University of Alberta geophysicists looking for information on perceptions, experiences with oil and gas industry. Katie Willis - 12 ...

Published: March 12, 2019

2019 Graduate Student Teaching Award Recipients Announced | Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

2019 Graduate Student Teaching Award Recipients Announced Winners to be recognized at ceremony on April 11 Kevin Chavez Laxamana - 11 March 2019 Congratulations to the following graduate students, ...

Published: March 11, 2019

X-ray vision a new reality, says UAlberta research study | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

X-ray vision a new reality, says UAlberta research study New goggle technology is giving health-care providers the ability to 'see' their patients' spines Amanda McCarthy - 07 March 2019 The ...

Published: March 7, 2019

Book launch: The Creation of iGiselle | Kule Institute for Advanced Study

Book launch: The Creation of iGiselle Join us for the launch of The Creation of iGiselle: Classical Ballet Meets Contemporary Video Games with presentations, book signing, and light refreshments!

Published: March 5, 2019

Congratulations to Dr. Dailey-O'Cain recipient of the Faculty of Arts Undergraduate Teaching Award | Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Congratulations to Dr. Dailey-O'Cain recipient of the Faculty of Arts Undergraduate Teaching Award Dr. Carrie Smith - Department Chair - 04 March 2019 We are pleased to announce that Jennie Dailey ...

Published: March 4, 2019

Researchers to Study Severity & Impacts of Burnout on Alberta Physicians, Residents and Medical Students | Psychiatry

Researchers to Study Severity & Impacts of Burnout on Alberta Physicians, Residents and Medical Students Burnout is a serious risk for many professionals, as they struggle to balance intense ...

Published: March 1, 2019

Awards & Accolades - February 2019 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards & Accolades - February 2019 Celebrating the achievements of our faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 22 February 2019 Faculty Recognition Congratulations to the following winners of ...

Published: February 22, 2019

New algorithm boosts accuracy, speed of lung tumour identification | Folio

New algorithm boosts accuracy, speed of lung tumour identification U of A computing scientists develop neural network that outperforms other state-of-the-art methods of tracking tumours in real ...

Published: February 21, 2019

Billing consumers could help make cloud computing more energy-efficient: study | Folio

Billing consumers could help make cloud computing more energy-efficient: study "Invisible" cost of energy used by data centres could be passed on to customers to encourage sustainable practices, ...

Published: February 20, 2019

Coastal communities losing ground on climate change planning, study shows | Folio

Coastal communities losing ground on climate change planning, study shows Small cities are already seeing effects of climate change but lack resources and political mandate to adapt, says urban ...

Published: February 19, 2019

What the 2019 Central European Talks Series Brings to the Table | Wirth Institute for Austrian and Central European Studies

What the 2019 Central European Talks Series Brings to the Table The 2019 Central European Talks Series kicks off February 21st. 19 February 2019 The March 21st talk by Wirth Czech Doctoral ...

Published: February 19, 2019

Beyond Teaching and Research

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Published: February 13, 2019

Focusing on good management rather than emissions may help farmers address climate change | Folio

Focusing on good management rather than emissions may help farmers address climate change New study of Alberta farmers suggests scaling up practices that make economic and environmental sense ...

Published: February 12, 2019

Critical thinking and paying it forward: Faces of Philanthropy - Riad Bacchus | Faculty of Science

Critical thinking and paying it forward: Faces of Philanthropy - Riad Bacchus Riad Bacchus credits the University of Alberta for developing the skills that help his business succeed. Now, he's ...

Published: February 5, 2019

First Nation teams with researchers to find graves of missing children from former residential school | Faculty of Arts

First Nation teams with researchers to find graves of missing children from former residential school Archeologists help pinpoint locations for commemorative site as part of project to turn ...

Published: February 5, 2019

Meet five young changemakers who are driving gender equality in health care | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Meet five young changemakers who are driving gender equality in health care FoMD social justice champions recognized among Alberta Council for Global Cooperation's Top 30 Under 30. Kirsten Bauer - ...

Published: January 31, 2019

Anthropology Student wins Canada Graduate Scholarship to Honour Nelson Mandela | Department of Anthropology

Anthropology Student wins Canada Graduate Scholarship to Honour Nelson Mandela Liam Wadsworth, Masters student, was the recipient of this prestigious award 30 January 2019 Liam Wadsworth, a ...

Published: January 30, 2019

Bell Let's Talk - AI, machine learning, Text4Mood and apps | Neuroscience and Mental Health Institute

Bell Let's Talk - AI, machine learning, Text4Mood and apps How three U of A Neuroscience and Mental Health Institute research teams are working with technology-based diagnostics, interventions and ...

Published: January 30, 2019

Improved AI-based tool increases accuracy of schizophrenia diagnosis | Folio

Improved AI-based tool increases accuracy of schizophrenia diagnosis U of A researchers use machine learning to identify schizophrenia from patient brain scans. January 29, 2019 By Andrew Lyle A ...

Published: January 29, 2019

MecE professors building on Alberta's strengths | Engineering at Alberta

MecE professors building on Alberta's strengths Two MecE professors awarded Climate Change Innovation and Technology Framework grants Robyn Braun - 29 January 2019 Mechanical Engineering ...

Published: January 29, 2019

Artificial intelligence for mental health | Faculty of Science

Artificial intelligence for mental health Study by UAlberta researchers uses machine learning to identify schizophrenia in brain scans. Andrew Lyle - 28 January 2019 (From left) Computing ...

Published: January 28, 2019

Updating the engineering and science of masonry, brick by brick | Engineering at Alberta

Updating the engineering and science of masonry, brick by brick A powerful research group is taking shape around the new MCAA - Northern Region Chair in Masonry Systems Richard Cairney - 25 ...

Published: January 25, 2019

6 Years, 6 Stories of Community

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Published: January 24, 2019

14 U of A clean energy projects receive funding boost | Folio

14 U of A clean energy projects receive funding boost U of A spinoff that turns windows into solar panels among projects sharing more than $20 million from Alberta Innovates. January 22, 2019 By ...

Published: January 22, 2019

Eleven Future Energy Systems researchers awarded new government funding | Home

Eleven Future Energy Systems researchers awarded new government funding Alberta Innovates has announced that 34 projects will receive $25.1 million through the Government of Alberta's Climate ...

Published: January 22, 2019

Awards and Accolades - January 2019 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards and Accolades - January 2019 Celebrating the achievements of our faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 17 January 2019 Faculty Recognition New Trail's "The elusive cure" featuring ...

Published: January 17, 2019

Book launches of new study on the Holodomor by Stanislav Kulchytsky held in five Canadian cities | Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies

Book launches of new study on the Holodomor by Stanislav Kulchytsky held in five Canadian cities The publication in 2018 of The Famine of 1932-1933 in Ukraine: An Anatomy of the Holodomor (CIUS ...

Published: January 11, 2019

Art & Design student creates new logo for Kule Institute for Advanced Study | Faculty of Arts

Art & Design student creates new logo for Kule Institute for Advanced Study Art & Design student Naomi Brierley creates a new logo and visual identity for Kule Institute for Advanced Study. Erik ...

Published: January 10, 2019

Community Congrats! January 9, 2019

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Published: January 10, 2019

Making AI accountable easier said than done, says U of A expert | Folio

Making AI accountable easier said than done, says U of A expert As artificial intelligence reshapes society, experts discuss how to make it transparent and accountable to the people it's meant to ...

Published: January 9, 2019

A Hard Act to Swallow | Engineering at Alberta

A Hard Act to Swallow A new medical device developed by a team of UAlberta Engineering graduates promises to improve the lives of patients with trouble swallowing, a condition known as dysphagia.

Published: January 3, 2019

Highlight reel: Snapshots of science | Faculty of Science

Highlight reel: Snapshots of science 2018 was a remarkable year for the Faculty of Science. Hear about some of the milestones and accomplishments we celebrated in the last 12 months. Katie Willis ...

Published: December 21, 2018

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories featuring the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry ROSS NEITZ - 21 December 2018 This is a round-up of relevant news and media stories involving the Faculty ...

Published: December 21, 2018

The top 10 expert comment stories of 2018 | Folio

The top 10 expert comment stories of 2018 Free trade, pipelines, wildfires and the "Laurel or Yanny" debate figured prominently as U of A experts weighed in on the issues this year. December 20, ...

Published: December 20, 2018

2018 in Review: Our Top Stories of the Year | Faculty of Arts

2018 in Review: Our Top Stories of the Year A look back the most popular stories of 2018 Donna McKinnon - 20 December 2018 In a faculty as diverse, as engaged and as robust as ours, the ...

Published: December 20, 2018

Year in review: Books published in 2018 | Department of Secondary Education

Year in review: Books published in 2018 Learn more about the books published by three faculty members this past year. Kateryna Barnes - 20 December 2018 This past year Secondary Education faculty ...

Published: December 20, 2018

Awards and Accolades - December 2018 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards and Accolades - December 2018 Celebrating the achievements of faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 18 December 2018 As the year comes to a close there are many successes to ...

Published: December 18, 2018

Overcoming the diversity challenge in STEM fields | Engineering at Alberta

Overcoming the diversity challenge in STEM fields Lianne Lefsrud explains how increased diversity in the workforce can benefit our economy Kyla Stocks - 18 December 2018 Lianne Lefsrud, an ...

Published: December 18, 2018

Researchers solve seismic mystery that shook central Alberta communities | Folio

Researchers solve seismic mystery that shook central Alberta communities Unique combination of events caused icequakes that damaged homes and properties last New Year's Day. December 13, 2018 By ...

Published: December 13, 2018

Icequakes: A New Year's Day mystery solved | Faculty of Science

Icequakes: A New Year's Day mystery solved University of Alberta researchers solve the seismic mystery that shook several Albertan communities earlier this year. Andrew Lyle - 13 December 2018 Ice ...

Published: December 13, 2018

Dr. Ensslin and K. Gordon at Open Minds Celebration of Research | Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Dr. Ensslin and K. Gordon at Open Minds Celebration of Research Click here to watch Dr. Ensslin and Gordon individual talks at Open Minds Celebration of Research 10 December 2018 The Open Minds ...

Published: December 10, 2018

Large babies born to moms with gestational diabetes face nearly triple the risk of childhood obesity: study | Folio

Large babies born to moms with gestational diabetes face nearly triple the risk of childhood obesity: study Results highlight importance of weight management and blood sugar control during ...

Published: December 10, 2018

Reflections to Honour the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

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Published: December 6, 2018

November, No More

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Three U of A researchers named national artificial intelligence chairs | Folio

Three U of A researchers named national artificial intelligence chairs Chairs will help lead Canadian AI research as part of $125-million national strategy. December 03, 2018 By Jennifer-Anne Pascoe

Published: December 3, 2018

December 2018 Instructor of the Month, Vadim Bulitko | Faculty of Science

December 2018 Instructor of the Month, Vadim Bulitko Meet Vadim Bulitko, December 2018 Instructor of the Month and professor in the Department of Computing Science. Michaela Ream - 03 December 2018

Published: December 3, 2018

Building smarter computers and maximizing human capacity | Faculty of Science

Building smarter computers and maximizing human capacity New artificial intelligence research chairs will push the field forward, with critical funding infusion. Jennifer Pascoe - 03 December 2018

Published: December 3, 2018

Guest Blog: Petrocultures 2018 | Home

Guest Blog: Petrocultures 2018 Special guest post from the research team working in the Future Energy Systems Energy Humanities theme. Danika Jorgensen-Skakum, Campus Saint-Jean - 03 December 2018

Published: December 3, 2018

Digitization project aims to preserve Indigenous voices | Folio

Digitization project aims to preserve Indigenous voices Thousands of Indigenous multimedia recordings spanning nearly 60 years will live on through partnership involving U of A's Sound Studies ...

Published: December 3, 2018

A match made at U of A: Faces of Philanthropy - Marlene Reynolds | Faculty of Science

A match made at U of A: Faces of Philanthropy - Marlene Reynolds Marlene Reynolds met her husband Chris Thomson at UAlberta. Now, she's honouring his memory and encouraging future discoveries by ...

Published: December 1, 2018

On our game: New professor returns to UAlberta to pursue world-class computing science research | Faculty of Science

On our game: New professor returns to UAlberta to pursue world-class computing science research Nathan Sturtevant brings expertise in the science underlying computer games and robotics, including ...

Published: November 30, 2018

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories featuring the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry ROSS NEITZ - 30 November 2018 This is a round-up of relevant news and media stories involving the Faculty ...

Published: November 30, 2018

Meet the U of A's Fall 2018 Canada Research Chairs

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Published: November 29, 2018

U of A celebrates commercial potential of research | Folio

U of A celebrates commercial potential of research Researchers obtained nine patents and started up 11 spinoff companies last year through TEC Edmonton. November 28, 2018 By Michael Brown A new ...

Published: November 28, 2018

Virtual personal trainer helps seniors get more exercise at home | Folio

Virtual personal trainer helps seniors get more exercise at home U of A researcher developing personalized program that brings the appeal of electronic gaming to physical therapy for older adults.

Published: November 27, 2018

Building brilliant computers, using the human brain | Faculty of Science

Building brilliant computers, using the human brain New faculty member provides unique combination of computing science and psychology. Katie Willis - 26 November 2018 Alona Fyshe is an assistant ...

Published: November 26, 2018

2018 Killam Laureates

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Published: November 22, 2018

Awards and Accolades - November 2018 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards and Accolades - November 2018 Celebrating the achievements of faculty, staff and students Kirsten Bauer - 22 November 2018 As the days get shorter, your unique successes make the Faculty of ...

Published: November 22, 2018

Convocation Congrats! November 21, 2018 (10 a.m.)

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Published: November 21, 2018

Convocation Congrats! November 21, 2018 (3 p.m.)

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Published: November 21, 2018

Convocation Congrats! November 20, 2018

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Published: November 20, 2018

Honours Abound at SLIS | School of Library and Information Studies

Honours Abound at SLIS SLIS celebrates four outstanding people: Professor Emeritus and instructor Dr. Alvin M. Schrader, SLIS alum Lorisia MacLeod, and SLIS professor Dr. Ali Shiri with doctoral ...

Published: November 16, 2018

Geoffrey Rockwell elected WHA president | Kule Institute for Advanced Study

Geoffrey Rockwell elected WHA president We are pleased to announce that Geoffrey Rockwell, Director of the Kule Institute for Advanced Study of the University of Alberta was unanimously elected ...

Published: November 16, 2018

Federal funding to help create artificial intelligence hub at U of A | Folio

Federal funding to help create artificial intelligence hub at U of A New space will facilitate collaboration between industry and academia to bring new AI products to market. November 15, 2018 By ...

Published: November 15, 2018

Artificial intelligence hub to connect small business to academics and high tech | Engineering at Alberta

Artificial intelligence hub to connect small business to academics and high tech Federal funding supports AI-Hub, an open-source centre to help grow and diversify the economy Richard Cairney - 15 ...

Published: November 15, 2018

Political Scientist Yasmeen Abu-Laban named Canada Research Chair | Faculty of Arts

Political Scientist Yasmeen Abu-Laban named Canada Research Chair The backlash environment against elites, democratic values and stigmatized groups has yet to be fully analyzed, says Abu-Laban

Published: November 14, 2018

Machine learning in Ghana | Home

Machine learning in Ghana Future Energy Systems Post-Doctoral Fellow Lawrence Adutwum is sharing his machine learning expertise on two continents Kenneth Tam - 13 November 2018 Lawrence Adutwum ...

Published: November 13, 2018

Quickness of counterbids, not time pressure, creates bidding frenzy in auctions: study | Folio

Quickness of counterbids, not time pressure, creates bidding frenzy in auctions: study Intensity of bidding drives desire to win and willingness to pay, U of A marketing researchers find. November ...

Published: November 13, 2018

'We Have Not Forgotten': 37 Law Students to be Posthumously Admitted to the Bar | UAlberta Law

'We Have Not Forgotten': 37 Law Students to be Posthumously Admitted to the Bar Legal Archives Society of Alberta initiative will honour students who perished in the First World War 08 November 2018

Published: November 8, 2018

Preventing app updates from draining your battery | Faculty of Science

Preventing app updates from draining your battery Twin studies examine how machine learning algorithms in apps affect CPU, memory usage, and battery life. Andrew Lyle - 07 November 2018 Studies by ...

Published: November 7, 2018

Shaping the Future of Energy at Berlin Science Week | Home

Shaping the Future of Energy at Berlin Science Week FES researchers participate in internationally-renowned event to promote science and the future of energy Kenneth Tam - 06 November 2018 Deputy ...

Published: November 6, 2018

New approaches to breast cancer treatment aim to say goodbye to chemotherapy | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

New approaches to breast cancer treatment aim to say goodbye to chemotherapy Q & A with Cancer Research Institute of Northern Alberta member John Mackey about leading clinical trials for breast ...

Published: November 1, 2018

Challenging beauty with brains | Folio

Challenging beauty with brains U of A student's fresh take on outdated pageant format seeks to turn girls into leaders. October 31, 2018 By Geoff Mcmaster When Lan Truong entered a local beauty ...

Published: October 31, 2018

Reimagining how to treat the most common form of breast cancer | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Reimagining how to treat the most common form of breast cancer Q & A with Cancer Research Institute of Northern Alberta member Judith Hugh ROSS NEITZ (with files from SHELBY SOKE) - 30 October 2018

Published: October 30, 2018

Omega 3 fatty acids could boost effectiveness of chemotherapy in breast cancer clinical trials | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Omega 3 fatty acids could boost effectiveness of chemotherapy in breast cancer clinical trials Q & A with Cancer Research Institute of Northern Alberta member Catherine Field on the therapeutic ...

Published: October 29, 2018

The model of motion: New assistant professor examines principles of random motion | Faculty of Science

The model of motion: New assistant professor examines principles of random motion Jay Newby's research sheds light on a variety of sub-micron scale objects, from pathogens to proteins. Andrew Lyle ...

Published: October 29, 2018

Future Energy Systems One: A Plasma Car Story | Home

Future Energy Systems One: A Plasma Car Story A totally serious account of how the Future Energy Systems administrative team participated in the University of Alberta’s United Way Plasma Car Derby

Published: October 26, 2018

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories featuring the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry ROSS NEITZ - 26 October 2018 This is a round-up of relevant news and media stories involving the Faculty ...

Published: October 26, 2018

Schools have no legal duty to ban foods | UAlberta Law

Schools have no legal duty to ban foods Students with allergies must only receive fair treatment, says study led by Health Law Institute Kim Wright - 23 October 2018 Having a food allergy is ...

Published: October 23, 2018

Food bans not legally required in schools: study | Folio

Food bans not legally required in schools: study Schools have a duty to accommodate students with food allergies, but the law stops short of requiring school to ban specific foods, researchers ...

Published: October 22, 2018

Community Congrats! Celebrate 2018

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Published: October 17, 2018

Research on How Software and Human Decision-Makers Interact Wins National Award | UAlberta Law

Research on How Software and Human Decision-Makers Interact Wins National Award Work by expert in technology and administrative law is honoured Denis Ram - 17 October 2018 A law professor's paper ...

Published: October 17, 2018

Kisha Supernant Awarded Martha Cook Piper Research Prize | Department of Anthropology

Kisha Supernant Awarded Martha Cook Piper Research Prize Martha Cook Piper Research Prize Awarded 10 October 2018 The Department is pleased to announce that Kisha Supernant has been awarded the ...

Published: October 10, 2018

Convenient pocket card aims to ensure people have medicine on hand when heart attack strikes | Folio

Convenient pocket card aims to ensure people have medicine on hand when heart attack strikes U of A-designed SMHeartCard is a handy way to ensure life-saving medicine is close by those at risk of ...

Published: October 3, 2018

So September (In Photos)

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Published: September 27, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. John Mackey | Department of Oncology

Congratulations to Dr. John Mackey 25 September 2018 On behalf of the Department of Oncology, University of Alberta, we are very pleased to congratulate Dr. John Mackey, Professor, Division of ...

Published: September 25, 2018

How companies can plan for accidental discoveries | Folio

How companies can plan for accidental discoveries It may sound paradoxical to plan for surprises, but there are things companies can do to foster the happy accidents that lead to innovation, says ...

Published: September 24, 2018

Patrick Pilarski, '09 PhD | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Patrick Pilarski, '09 PhD Canada Research Chair, Machine Learning Intelligence for Rehabilitation Associate Professor, Medicine Division of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 20 September 2018

Published: September 20, 2018

Big data opens door to big possibilities in health care | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Big data opens door to big possibilities in health care Health care is on the cusp of a revolution thanks to advances in technology that can analyze huge volumes of complex data. Ross Neitz - 20 ...

Published: September 20, 2018

Awards & Accolades - September 2018 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards & Accolades - September 2018 Celebrating the achievements of faculty, staff and students Kirsten Bauer - 20 September 2018 With the arrival of fall, we extend a warm welcome to the FoMD's ...

Published: September 20, 2018

John Mackey, '90 MD | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

John Mackey, '90 MD Director of Clinical Trials Unit at the Cross Cancer Institute; Professor, Oncology; Division of Medical Oncology 20 September 2018 John Mackey is director of the Clinical ...

Published: September 20, 2018

Verna Yiu, '84 BMedSc, '86 MD | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Verna Yiu, '84 BMedSc, '86 MD President and CEO of Alberta Health Services; Professor of pediatrics, Pediatric Nephrology 20 September 2018 Verna Yiu is a driver of change who leads by example at ...

Published: September 20, 2018

Best Paper at MAS 2018 | Engineering at Alberta

Best Paper at MAS 2018 Lingzi Wu and colleagues awarded Best Paper Award at the 17th International Conference on Modeling and Applied Simulation. 18 September 2018 Congratulations to Lingzi Wu, ...

Published: September 18, 2018

Appointment of Interim Dean of Science

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Published: September 13, 2018

Place Identity of Villagers in the Ukrainian Steppe | Kule Centre for Ukrainian and Canadian Folklore

Place Identity of Villagers in the Ukrainian Steppe Oleksandr Pankieiev will speak about the Place Identity of Villagers in the Ukrainian Steppe 09 September 2018 Please join us at 4 pm on ...

Published: September 9, 2018

SAVE THE DATES ! Upcoming Huculak Chair candidates lecture dates | Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

SAVE THE DATES ! Upcoming Huculak Chair candidates lecture dates 07 September 2018 Please join us for the following lectures by the candidates for the Assistant Professor and Huculak Chair of ...

Published: September 7, 2018

SLIS Chair Given Honorary Membership to Golden Key International Honour Society | School of Library and Information Studies

SLIS Chair Given Honorary Membership to Golden Key International Honour Society SLIS Professor and Chair Toni Samek has been invited to join the Golden Key International Honour Society 07 ...

Published: September 7, 2018

Vanier scholarships fuel biomedical and environmental research | Engineering at Alberta

Vanier scholarships fuel biomedical and environmental research UAlberta engineering doctoral students awarded major scholarships to fund exceptional research projects Kyla Stocks - 06 September 2018

Published: September 6, 2018

Research on fentanyl crisis in prisons earns grad student Vanier scholarship | Folio

Research on fentanyl crisis in prisons earns grad student Vanier scholarship Former corrections officer among 12 promising U of A researchers receiving prestigious graduate and post-doc scholarships.

Published: September 6, 2018

Podcast explores stories of middle-aged people who go back to school | Folio

Podcast explores stories of middle-aged people who go back to school Creator hatches idea for series while taking her own master's at U of A. September 05, 2018 By Michel Proulx After Katrina ...

Published: September 5, 2018

Dr. Bo Cao Harnesses the Power of Machine Learning In Bid to Predict and Treat Schizophrenia at an Early Stage | Psychiatry

Dr. Bo Cao Harnesses the Power of Machine Learning In Bid to Predict and Treat Schizophrenia at an Early Stage Dr. Bo Cao's self-chosen nickname is Cloud, reflecting his love for an animated ...

Published: September 1, 2018

Machine learning, and how it helps researchers make scientific discoveries much faster | Folio

Machine learning, and how it helps researchers make scientific discoveries much faster What used to take months of painstaking research can now take mere hours, thanks to artificial intelligence ...

Published: August 31, 2018

Machine learning, and how it helps make discoveries much more quickly | Home

Machine learning, and how it helps make discoveries much more quickly Future Energy Systems Investigators use new methods to accelerate research Kenneth Tam - 31 August 2018 Future Energy Systems ...

Published: August 31, 2018

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories featuring the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry ROSS NEITZ - 30 August 2018 This is a round-up of relevant news and media stories involving the Faculty of ...

Published: August 30, 2018

Artificial intelligence leads to real comedy for PhD student | Folio

Artificial intelligence leads to real comedy for PhD student Improv skills improve ability to convey science, says U of A PhD student starring in two shows at Edmonton Fringe Festival. August 17, ...

Published: August 17, 2018

Why banning drive-throughs could make communities healthier | Public Health

Why banning drive-throughs could make communities healthier Noise and litter put brakes on fast food drive-throughs, but there's also a side order of health benefits, says a School of Public ...

Published: August 17, 2018

Awards and Accolades - August 2018 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards and Accolades - August 2018 Celebrating the achievements of faculty, staff and students Kirsten Bauer - 16 August 2018 As summer comes to a close, we celebrate the accomplishments of ...

Published: August 16, 2018

COMMENTARY || Wildfires will only get worse unless we learn how to live with them | Folio

COMMENTARY || Wildfires will only get worse unless we learn how to live with them Increasingly unmanageable wildfire activity is forcing officials to re-envision how we manage fire in Canada.

Published: August 10, 2018

New device proven to reduce risk of foodborne pathogens | Folio

New device proven to reduce risk of foodborne pathogens One-of-a-kind U of A device gives food processors a much faster, better way to check consumables for dangerous pathogens, research shows.

Published: August 7, 2018

A New Frontier of Literary Engagement | Faculty of Arts

A New Frontier of Literary Engagement SpokenWeb's network of digitized audio recordings brings new life to Canada's literary heritage Donna McKinnon - 03 August 2018 When portable recording ...

Published: August 3, 2018

Announcement Regarding the Dean of Science

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Published: August 2, 2018

The Opioid Crisis in Canada's Prisons Part of a Larger Problem | Faculty of Arts

The Opioid Crisis in Canada's Prisons Part of a Larger Problem Criminalizing the symptoms fails to address the underlying problems, says UAlberta doctoral researcher William Schultz Donna McKinnon ...

Published: July 30, 2018

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories featuring the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry ROSS NEITZ - 26 July 2018 This is a round-up of relevant news and media stories involving the Faculty of ...

Published: July 26, 2018

New technology gives clinicians inside view of patients' joints in motion | Folio

New technology gives clinicians inside view of patients' joints in motion Discovery could lead to new generation of 3-D imaging tools for physiotherapy and surgery. July 26, 2018 By Katie Willis

Published: July 26, 2018

Share You Feedback: Draft Tri-Agency Research Data Management Policy

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Published: July 26, 2018

Apply Now! | Media and Technology Studies

Apply Now! Apply by 1 October to begin studies in May 2019 24 July 2018 Join us for an information session about the University of Alberta' MA in Communications and Technology (MACT) on Tuesday 14 ...

Published: July 24, 2018

U of A students build bridge to help Bolivian children stay in school | Folio

U of A students build bridge to help Bolivian children stay in school Build allows local children in remote community to get to school during rainy season. July 24, 2018 By Kyla Stocks Children ...

Published: July 24, 2018

Deb Verhoeven, prominent Australian feminist scholar, to join the Department of Women's and Gender Studies | Women's and Gender Studies

Deb Verhoeven, prominent Australian feminist scholar, to join the Department of Women's and Gender Studies 19 July 2018 The Government of Canada has named Australian researcher Deb Verhoeven as ...

Published: July 19, 2018

Deb Verhoeven appointed University of Alberta Canada 150 Research Chair | Faculty of Arts

Deb Verhoeven appointed University of Alberta Canada 150 Research Chair Prominent Australian scholar to build feminist digital archive Donna McKinnon - 17 July 2018 The Government of Canada has ...

Published: July 17, 2018

There's no 'I' in team but there is in sales, new research shows | Folio

There's no 'I' in team but there is in sales, new research shows When it comes to customer service, 'I' beats the corporate 'we' for boosting satisfaction and buying behaviour. July 17, 2018 By ...

Published: July 17, 2018

Machine learning helps to predict the treatment outcomes of schizophrenia | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Machine learning helps to predict the treatment outcomes of schizophrenia U of A research building better tools for diagnosis and treatment of mental health disorders. Ross Neitz - 12 July 2018 Bo ...

Published: July 12, 2018

Machine learning takes major step in helping predict and treat schizophrenia | Folio

Machine learning takes major step in helping predict and treat schizophrenia Researchers hope to ultimately find reliable biomarkers that can predict the disorder. July 12, 2018 By Ross Neitz

Published: July 12, 2018

Vaclav Havel's Personal Photographer to Exhibit in Alberta | Wirth Institute for Austrian and Central European Studies

Vaclav Havel's Personal Photographer to Exhibit in Alberta 09 July 2018 Vaclav Havel and Tomki Nemec in 1989 A photographic exhibit marking the 50th anniversary of the Prague Spring and the Soviet ...

Published: July 9, 2018

Battling culture of toughness in hockey part of challenge in preventing head injuries | Folio

Battling culture of toughness in hockey part of challenge in preventing head injuries History shows the acceptance of violence, playing through pain are values passed on by hockey players for more ...

Published: July 9, 2018

Leaving Future Energy Systems | Home

Leaving Future Energy Systems Director Larry Kostiuk and HQP Alex Hunt followed different paths from the Northwest Territories to Future Energy Systems. Now they’re both moving on. Kenneth Tam - ...

Published: July 6, 2018

Consider This: Don’t Fly To Your Next Conference, Stay At Your Desk

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Published: July 5, 2018

Community Congrats! July 5, 2018

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Published: July 5, 2018

Tenure and Promotion Announcements July 2018 | Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Tenure and Promotion Announcements July 2018 05 July 2018 Effective July 1, 2018, please join us in congratulating our faculty members on their professional achievements: - Dr. Natalie Van Deusen, ...

Published: July 5, 2018

FGSR Travel Award | Graduate Students' Association

FGSR Travel Award FGSR will begin accepting applications beginning on July 10, 2018. 03 July 2018 Please note that the FGSR travel award information has been updated on the FGSR website.

Published: July 3, 2018

Creating community-powered app for lost seniors | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

Creating community-powered app for lost seniors More adults than children reported missing each year Craig Soars - 03 July 2018 Lili Liu's research clarified challenges with reporting and ...

Published: July 3, 2018

Faculty of Education names Secondary Education's Acting Chair | Department of Secondary Education

Faculty of Education names Secondary Education's Acting Chair The Faculty of Education has appointed Dr. Gregory Thomas to the position of Acting Chair for the Department of Secondary Education ...

Published: June 29, 2018

Students build bridges and brighter futures for Bolivian children | Engineering at Alberta

Students build bridges and brighter futures for Bolivian children Children from the community of Chavarrias, Bolivia will now be able to attend school during the rainy season, thanks to a group of ...

Published: June 28, 2018

Students taking charge of Diversity in Engineering | Engineering at Alberta

Students taking charge of Diversity in Engineering A group of engineering students is set on measuring diversity and inclusivity and improving the culture of engineering school and the profession.

Published: June 21, 2018

The Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation awards scholarships to two Faculty of Arts doctoral students | Faculty of Arts

The Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation awards scholarships to two Faculty of Arts doctoral students Billy-Ray Belcourt and William Schultz named 2018 Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation scholars

Published: June 21, 2018

Joanna Scanlon MoBI Award Winner | Psychology

Joanna Scanlon MoBI Award Winner Joanna Scanlon, supervised by Kyle Mathewson and Anthony Singhal, has won an international Mobile Brain Imaging Award for her paper on measuring EEG while people ...

Published: June 21, 2018

Awards and Accolades - June 2018 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards and Accolades - June 2018 Celebrating the achievements of faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 21 June 2018 The end of an academic year marks many accomplishments worth celebrating.

Published: June 21, 2018

7 Ways to Celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day

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Published: June 20, 2018

School's Indigenous strategy a step towards reconciliation | Public Health

School's Indigenous strategy a step towards reconciliation Education got us into this mess; education will take us out of it. Nisa Drozdowski - 20 June 2018 Photo courtesy of the Faculty of Native ...

Published: June 20, 2018

Whistle while you work: Tips for mental health in the workplace | Public Health

Whistle while you work: Tips for mental health in the workplace Five suggestions to help improve your mental health at work. PLACE Research Lab 18 June 2018 We've all experienced how the workplace ...

Published: June 18, 2018

Convocation Congrats! June 14 (Afternoon): Faculty of Business

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Published: June 15, 2018

COMMENTARY || How to manage information overload | Folio

COMMENTARY || How to manage information overload Researchers find using a dashboard interface helps prevent overreactions and avoid biases. June 15, 2018 By Kyle Murray And Dominic Thomas We live ...

Published: June 15, 2018

Convocation Congrats!

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Published: June 14, 2018

Convocation Congrats! June 13 (Afternoon): Faculties of Engineering and Native Studies

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Published: June 14, 2018

Asking important questions about diversity | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Asking important questions about diversity Pilot University of Alberta survey measures diversity to help shape Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry's future. Shelby Soke - 14 June 2018 Helly Goez, ...

Published: June 14, 2018

Convocation Congrats! June 12 (Afternoon): Faculty of Education

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Published: June 13, 2018

Convocation Congrats! June 13 (Morning): Faculty of Engineering

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Published: June 13, 2018

Convocation Congrats! June 12 (Morning): the Faculties of Law and Education

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Published: June 12, 2018

11 New Tenure-Track Faculty | UAlberta Law

11 New Tenure-Track Faculty How our period of renewal is adding up Brea Elford and Priscilla Popp - 11 June 2018 Incoming Jessica Eisen Renowned Animal Law Scholar Jessica Eisen brings with her an ...

Published: June 11, 2018

Convocation Congrats! June 7 (Afternoon): The Faculty of Science and the School of Public Health

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Published: June 8, 2018

ANNOUNCEMENT - CCI IIT Regional Funding Review Committee Recipients Spring 2018 | Department of Oncology

ANNOUNCEMENT - CCI IIT Regional Funding Review Committee Recipients Spring 2018 08 June 2018 Dear Colleagues: The CCI Clinical Trials Unit mission statement is "To initiate and conduct ...

Published: June 8, 2018

Dr Ensslin awarded SSHRC Insight Grant | Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Dr Ensslin awarded SSHRC Insight Grant Dr. Astrid Ensslin has received a SSHR Insight Grant with the tittle "Writing New Bodies: Critical Co-design for 21st Century Digital-born Bibliotherapy" ( ...

Published: June 7, 2018

Convocation Congrats! June 7 (Morning): The Faculty of Science

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Convocation Congrats! June 5: The Faculties of Nursing and Rehabilitation Medicine

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Convocation Congrats! June 6 (Morning): The Faculties of Arts, Extension, and Campus Saint-Jean

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Published: June 6, 2018

Joanna Scanlon Masters Defense | Psychology

Joanna Scanlon Masters Defense Joanna Scanlon successfully defended her master's thesis, doing a fantastic job of showing how it is possible to do really high-quality attention ERP research while ...

Published: June 5, 2018

Alberta health organizations and universities team up to optimize analysis of real-world data to inform decision-making | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Alberta health organizations and universities team up to optimize analysis of real-world data to inform decision-making The Alberta Real World Evidence Consortium will support the development of ...

Published: June 4, 2018

Convocation Congrats! June 3: Augustana Faculty

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Bringing more voices to the table | Engineering at Alberta

Bringing more voices to the table The 2018 CCWESTT conference helped hundreds of women join the conversation about diversity and inclusivity in science, engineering, trades, and technology. 03 ...

Published: June 3, 2018

New AI program fights fire with data | Folio

New AI program fights fire with data New firefighting tool could help predict destructive fires based on historical weather data. June 01, 2018 By Sarah Pratt A computer program that uses ...

Published: June 1, 2018

Linguistics Students Awarded Undergraduate Research Prize | Department of Linguistics

Linguistics Students Awarded Undergraduate Research Prize 01 June 2018 The Department of Linguistics is pleased to announce two of our Undergraduate Majors have been awarded the Roger S. Smith ...

Published: June 1, 2018

Convocation 2018 Spotlight Series | Adam Kinnaird and Emily Herman | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Convocation 2018 Spotlight Series | Adam Kinnaird and Emily Herman Adam Kinnaird and Emily Herman are Vanier Scholars and 2018 PhD graduates. Melissa Fabrizio - 01 June 2018 Convocation Spotlight ...

Published: June 1, 2018

Spring Awakening: May 2018 in Photos

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Published: May 31, 2018

The art of artificial intelligence | Faculty of Science

The art of artificial intelligence Understanding creative problem solving at the intersection of art and science Sofia Osbourne - 31 May 2018 Kacy Doucet ('15 BSc) sits at a computer and watches ...

Published: May 31, 2018

Corporate Challenge: Week 2

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Published: May 31, 2018

Will placement of Edmonton cannabis dispensaries thwart the black market? | Folio

Will placement of Edmonton cannabis dispensaries thwart the black market? New research suggests "supply deserts" in the city could discourage legal consumption, while retail expert says access ...

Published: May 31, 2018

Next up in neuroscience | Faculty of Science

Next up in neuroscience The next generation is outside the lab Katie Willis - 29 May 2018 Neuroscientist Kyle Mathewson (left) and graduate student Joanna Scanlon gear up to take their research to ...

Published: May 29, 2018

The future of energy is looking bright | Faculty of Science

The future of energy is looking bright Six scientists changing how we power our world Katie Willis - 29 May 2018 Researchers in the Faculty of Science and from across campus are honing the future ...

Published: May 29, 2018

Advanced scanner will build better cancer care for Albertans - Dr. AJB McEwan | Department of Oncology

Advanced scanner will build better cancer care for Albertans - Dr. AJB McEwan Ross Neil - 25 May 2018 First scanner of its kind in Western Canada, PET-MR will be housed at Cross Cancer Institute ...

Published: May 25, 2018

Advanced scanner will build better cancer care for Albertans | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Advanced scanner will build better cancer care for Albertans First scanner of its kind in Western Canada, PET-MR will be housed at Cross Cancer Institute and give clinicians information to provide ...

Published: May 25, 2018

UAlberta Facilitates Joint Workshop With RWTH Aachen: Data Science, Machine Learning and Computational Innovation | University of Alberta International

UAlberta Facilitates Joint Workshop With RWTH Aachen: Data Science, Machine Learning and Computational Innovation Leading professors from both universities presented and discussed cutting-edge ...

Published: May 23, 2018

Assistive technology lends helping hand to children with disabilities | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

Assistive technology lends helping hand to children with disabilities Rehab Med studying the benefits of robot helpers when it comes to hands-on activities Amanda McCarthy - 23 May 2018 Student ...

Published: May 23, 2018

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories featuring the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry ROSS NEITZ - 18 May 2018 This is a round-up of relevant news and media stories involving the Faculty of ...

Published: May 18, 2018

Leader at the frontlines of the fight against cancer - Dr. Carol Cass | Department of Oncology

Leader at the frontlines of the fight against cancer - Dr. Carol Cass Professor emerita and trailblazer Carol Cass broke barriers in oncology education, research and care in Alberta. Kirsten Bauer ...

Published: May 17, 2018

Why you hear Laurel or Yanny | Folio

Why you hear Laurel or Yanny U of A linguists explain how one word can sound so different to so many people. May 17, 2018 By Sean Townsend The latest this-or-that debate-do you hear Laurel or ...

Published: May 17, 2018

Leader at the frontlines of the fight against cancer | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Leader at the frontlines of the fight against cancer Professor emerita and trailblazer Carol Cass broke barriers in oncology education, research and care in Alberta. Kirsten Bauer - 17 May 2018

Published: May 17, 2018

Welcome to the U of AI

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Published: May 16, 2018

Machine learning over lunch | Home

Machine learning over lunch Advancing research, while you eat Kenneth Tam - 16 May 2018 Future Energy Systems HQP Anton Oliynyk presenting at the inaugural Future Energy Systems Interdisciplinary ...

Published: May 16, 2018

Ukrainian Archival Collections in Canada: Preserving the Past, Building the Future | Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies

Ukrainian Archival Collections in Canada: Preserving the Past, Building the Future 16 May 2018 The "Ukrainian Archival Collections in Canada: Preserving the Past, Building the Future" conference ...

Published: May 16, 2018

Congratulations to Professor Geoffrey Rockwell | Department of Philosophy

Congratulations to Professor Geoffrey Rockwell Geoffrey Rockwell named Co-Chair of AI, People, and Society Initiative 15 May 2018 Congratulations to Philosophy and Humanities Computing Professor ...

Published: May 15, 2018

Rehab Med hosts first-ever Research Colloquy to promote collaboration with researchers | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

Rehab Med hosts first-ever Research Colloquy to promote collaboration with researchers Bariatric care, spinal cord injuries and assistive technology among the topics presented at this year's event

Published: May 14, 2018

These Are Not Your Average Rabbits | New Trail

Research Ideas People How-To Evergreen & Gold Give to UAlberta Close Illustration by Nicolas Little Tech These Are Not Your Average Rabbits Unexpected behaviour offers clues to how artificial ...

Published: May 9, 2018

Unexpected Insights From an AI Rock Star | New Trail

Research Ideas People How-To Evergreen & Gold Give to UAlberta Close Photo by John Ulan Profile Unexpected Insights From an AI Rock Star No. 1: artificial intelligence isn't really artificial By ...

Published: May 9, 2018

The Advance of AI: Should We Be Worried? | New Trail

Research Ideas People How-To Evergreen & Gold Give to UAlberta Close Illustration by Daniel Hertzberg Feature The Advance of AI: Should We Be Worried? Artificial intelligence is here to stay. We ...

Published: May 9, 2018

COMMENTARY || Will wildfires threaten Alberta and B.C. communities again this year? | Folio

COMMENTARY || Will wildfires threaten Alberta and B.C. communities again this year? Wet spring is no guarantee against forest fires, says UAlberta expert. May 08, 2018 By Mike Flannigan As winter ...

Published: May 8, 2018

Festival of Teaching showcases research at the school | School of Dentistry

Festival of Teaching showcases research at the school 04 May 2018 The annual University of Alberta Festival of Teaching was held May 4. The festival featured full day presentations, workshops and ...

Published: May 4, 2018

What to do in an emergency situation | Folio

What to do in an emergency situation U of A experts offer tips for evacuations or when power is lost. May 04, 2018 By Bev Betkowski No one wants to think about having to flee their homes from fire ...

Published: May 4, 2018

Ethnomusicologist promotes music and healing around the world | Faculty of Arts

Ethnomusicologist promotes music and healing around the world More than a decade of advancing human development through the power of song earns Michael Frishkopf the U of A's 2018 Community ...

Published: May 4, 2018

Meet the Faculty of Engineering's newest Canada Research Chairs | Engineering at Alberta

Meet the Faculty of Engineering's newest Canada Research Chairs Eight engineering faculty members are appointed as new CRC chairholders Kristy Burke - 04 May 2018 The Canada Research Chair program ...

Published: May 4, 2018

2018 Faculty of Arts Celebration of Excellence | English and Film Studies

2018 Faculty of Arts Celebration of Excellence English & Film Studies well-represented at the Faculty of Arts Celebration of Excellence! C. Devereux - 04 May 2018 EFS students, staff, teachers, ...

Published: May 4, 2018

Meet the U of A’s Latest Canada Research Chairs

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Published: May 3, 2018

" FLUX: Responding to Head and Neck Cancer" exhibition at the International Museum of Surgical Science (IMSS), Chicago, IL (May-August, 2018) | Kule Institute for Advanced Study

" FLUX: Responding to Head and Neck Cancer" exhibition at the International Museum of Surgical Science (IMSS), Chicago, IL (May-August, 2018) The "see me, hear me, heal me" research team continues ...

Published: May 2, 2018

Arts aims to create more welcoming environment for Indigenous people | Folio

Arts aims to create more welcoming environment for Indigenous people New strategic plan guides how faculty will strive for more respectful relationships. May 02, 2018 By Geoff Mcmaster A new ...

Published: May 2, 2018

Using artificial intelligence and fuzzy logic to help plan the future of energy | Home

Using artificial intelligence and fuzzy logic to help plan the future of energy Aminah Robinson Fayek’s research will help planners make informed decisions about the future of energy. Mifi Purvis, ...

Published: May 2, 2018

Consider This: The Diversity Challenge

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Published: May 1, 2018

Sanity and the city: Five ways urban design can promote your mental health | Public Health

Sanity and the city: Five ways urban design can promote your mental health Good design can overcome the isolating nature of urban settings. 30 April 2018 Living in the "big city" offers many ...

Published: April 30, 2018

Lois Harder to helm Peter Lougheed Leadership College | Faculty of Arts

Lois Harder to helm Peter Lougheed Leadership College "I understand leadership as citizenship," says the political science chair, who plans to galvanize students around themes to tackle real-world ...

Published: April 30, 2018

COMMENTARY || Energy industry must not be allowed to bully universities | Folio

COMMENTARY || Energy industry must not be allowed to bully universities UAlberta must resist demands to rescind honorary doctorate to David Suzuki, say signatories to open letter. April 27, 2018 ...

Published: April 27, 2018

Civil Engineering professor awarded for impact on education | Engineering at Alberta

Civil Engineering professor awarded for impact on education Simaan AbouRizk has been awarded the APEGA Excellence in Education Award 20 April 2018 Civil engineering professor and research chair ...

Published: April 20, 2018

The River

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Published: April 19, 2018

Making sense of DNA sequencing puts researcher at forefront of new science | Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences

Making sense of DNA sequencing puts researcher at forefront of new science Animal biologist specializes in bioinformatics Helen Metella - 19 April 2018 Information overload is a growing problem in ...

Published: April 19, 2018

How AI is revolutionizing medical science | Folio

How AI is revolutionizing medical science From smart bionic limbs to computers that can diagnose mental illness, artificial intelligence is turning the stuff of science fiction into medical reality.

Published: April 18, 2018

How poker and other games help artificial intelligence evolve | Folio

How poker and other games help artificial intelligence evolve "If the ideas are good, they can be applied to other applications." April 17, 2018 By Alexandra Zabjek Michael Bowling has always ...

Published: April 17, 2018

Awards and Accolades - April 2018 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards and Accolades - April 2018 Celebrating the achievements of faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 16 April 2018 It may still look like winter outside, but the many talents of the FoMD ...

Published: April 16, 2018

How artificial intelligence is reshaping our lives | Folio

How artificial intelligence is reshaping our lives From Netflix recommendations to facial recognition and voice assistants, learning machines are quietly but quickly becoming part of everyday ...

Published: April 16, 2018

Larisa Cheladyn launches website for Early Ukrainian Canadian culture with SLAV 399 class | Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Larisa Cheladyn launches website for Early Ukrainian Canadian culture with SLAV 399 class 13 April 2018 Students in SLAV 399 Early Ukrainian Canadian Culture are happy to present their new website ...

Published: April 13, 2018

Congratulations: Presenting the 2018–2019 McCalla Professorships

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Published: April 12, 2018

How social media helps scientists get the message across | Folio

How social media helps scientists get the message across New study suggests good research pushed through social media gets more citations. April 12, 2018 By Jennifer-Anne Pascoe Analyzing the ...

Published: April 12, 2018

How social media helps scientists get the message across | Faculty of Science

How social media helps scientists get the message across New study suggests good research pushed through social media gets more citations. Jennifer-Anne Pascoe - 12 April 2018 Lead author, Clayton ...

Published: April 12, 2018

ATB taps University of Alberta for artificial intelligence expertise | Folio

ATB taps University of Alberta for artificial intelligence expertise Alberta-based bank teams up with U of A scientists to develop smart systems for fraud prevention, customer support and ...

Published: April 11, 2018

There's more than enough solar power to meet our energy needs: the problem is storing it | Folio

There's more than enough solar power to meet our energy needs: the problem is storing it UAlberta scientists' work on solar fuels may help solve storage problems. April 10, 2018 By Kenneth Tam In ...

Published: April 10, 2018

***DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JUNE 1*** Call for Applications: New Scholars Seminar for Digital Scholars preceding DH 2018 conference | Kule Institute for Advanced Study

***DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JUNE 1*** Call for Applications: New Scholars Seminar for Digital Scholars preceding DH 2018 conference Apply now for the New Scholars Seminar 2018 (NSS18) in Mexico City!

Published: April 9, 2018

U of A medical researcher pens murder mystery | Folio

U of A medical researcher pens murder mystery Rehabilitation science expert draws on experiences in academia for first foray into fiction. April 06, 2018 By Geoff Mcmaster In a university sleep ...

Published: April 6, 2018

Mapping March 2018 in Photos

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Carbon capture and storage could still play a major role in mitigating emissions | Folio

Carbon capture and storage could still play a major role in mitigating emissions UAlberta researchers are studying the challenging technology and finding options for captured carbon. April 04, ...

Published: April 4, 2018

Carbon capture and storage could still play a major role in mitigating emissions | Home

Carbon capture and storage could still play a major role in mitigating emissions U of A researchers are studying the challenging technology and finding options for captured carbon. Kenneth Tam, ...

Published: April 4, 2018

Olga Zaitseva-Herz presents on Ukrainian music for USchool | Kule Centre for Ukrainian and Canadian Folklore

Olga Zaitseva-Herz presents on Ukrainian music for USchool Earlier this month, Olga Zaitseva-Herz, a PhD student in the Music Department and Research Assistant at the Kule Folklore Centre, gave a ...

Published: March 31, 2018

Building an Information Bridge to Canada’s Arctic

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Published: March 27, 2018

Malinda S. Smith: Leading the fight for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

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Published: March 23, 2018

Political scientist Malinda S. Smith leads the fight for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion | Faculty of Arts

Political scientist Malinda S. Smith leads the fight for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion "We are seeing the great social transformation of Canadian society." Donna McKinnon - 23 March 2018 Malinda ...

Published: March 23, 2018

More Conferencing, Less Carbon | Kule Institute for Advanced Study

More Conferencing, Less Carbon Join us for a panel discussion on innovative ways UAlberta researchers are trying to reduce their carbon footprints while still advancing their academic careers. 20 ...

Published: March 20, 2018

Building bridges between academia and industry | Faculty of Science

Building bridges between academia and industry Honouring Mauricio Sacchi's longstanding commitment to developing next gen geophysicists. Jennifer Pascoe - 15 March 2018 Professor and chair of the ...

Published: March 15, 2018

Modern Languages and Cultural Studies' celebrates first annual Irish Language Week | Faculty of Arts

Modern Languages and Cultural Studies' celebrates first annual Irish Language Week Visiting scholar Cormac Ó Feinneadha brings expertise, and a touch of Irish charm, to public lecture Donna ...

Published: March 13, 2018

2018 Kule Research Cluster Grants Announced | Faculty of Arts

2018 Kule Research Cluster Grants Announced Cross-disciplinary collaboration at the heart of newly funded projects Donna McKinnon - 09 March 2018 2018 Kule Cluster Grant recipients Chloe Taylor ...

Published: March 9, 2018

2018 Celebration of Research: Research. Creativity. Impact. | Faculty of Arts

2018 Celebration of Research: Research. Creativity. Impact. Faculty of Arts and KIAS researchers showcase the ways their work helps us to better understand ourselves and our world. Donna McKinnon ...

Published: March 6, 2018

How we see what we see | Folio

How we see what we see Research on optical illusion gives insight into how we perceive the world. March 05, 2018 By Katie Willis When you look at the two images below, what do you see? Maybe you ...

Published: March 5, 2018

Duck Eats Rabbit: Exactly which type of relational phrase can disambiguate the perception of identical side by side ambiguous figures? | Psychology

Duck Eats Rabbit: Exactly which type of relational phrase can disambiguate the perception of identical side by side ambiguous figures? Kyle Mathewson cracks optical illusion code 05 March 2018 The ...

Published: March 5, 2018

Medical student leader recognized for inclusive health-care advocacy | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Medical student leader recognized for inclusive health-care advocacy UAlberta's Derek Fehr named Top 30 under 30 by Alberta Council for Global Cooperation. Kirsten Bauer - 05 March 2018 Class of ...

Published: March 5, 2018

Asking Questions | Research Services Office

Asking Questions Find out how Lan Chan-Marples, research facilitator, assisted Dr. Maria Cutumisu, Faculty of Education, through her successful SSHRC application. Sandra Kinash - 01 March 2018 Lan ...

Published: March 1, 2018

Official recognition of Black History Month in Alberta an uphill battle | Faculty of Arts

Official recognition of Black History Month in Alberta an uphill battle A lack of knowledge writes blacks out of Alberta and Canada's history, says political scientist Malinda S. Smith Donna ...

Published: February 26, 2018

Big data opens door to big possibilities in health care | Folio

Big data opens door to big possibilities in health care How UAlberta health scientists are helping fulfil the promise of big data to revolutionize everything from prevention to diagnosis to ...

Published: February 21, 2018

The Great Supervisor Awards

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Kisha Supernant Wins 2017 Mactaggart Award | Department of Anthropology

Kisha Supernant Wins 2017 Mactaggart Award Winning Entry Announcement for the 2017 Cécile E. Mactaggart Award for Narrative Writing 15 February 2018 The Faculty Award goes to Professor Kisha ...

Published: February 15, 2018

Community Congrats! February 14, 2018

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Leveraging the Technology Platform Partnership | Home

Leveraging the Technology Platform Partnership Professors from Fraunhofer Society of Germany visit University of Alberta Kenneth Tam - 14 February 2018 Professors Anna Grevé and Christian Doetsch ...

Published: February 14, 2018

Philomina Okeke-Ihejirika speaking at Arts Celebration of Research | Women's and Gender Studies

Philomina Okeke-Ihejirika speaking at Arts Celebration of Research This year, our colleague Philomina Okeke-Ihejirika is invited to speak at the Faculty of Arts Annual Celebration of Research.

Published: February 12, 2018

High School Students visit English & Film Studies | English and Film Studies

High School Students visit English & Film Studies On February 7, 2018 students from Edmonton's East Glen High School came for a visit to the Department of English & Film Studies. 08 February 2018

Published: February 8, 2018

Student storytelling successes recognized | Media and Technology Studies

Student storytelling successes recognized 06 February 2018 HUCO Students excel in major international digital writing award Natasha Nunn is the third HUCO 617 Digital Fictions student in less than ...

Published: February 6, 2018

They ask, machines answer | Home

They ask, machines answer Machine learning enables Future Energy Systems researchers to reach past traditional boundaries and speed the process of discovery Kenneth Tam - 05 February 2018 Research ...

Published: February 5, 2018

February Instructor of the Month Eleni Stroulia | Faculty of Science

February Instructor of the Month Eleni Stroulia Meet February's instructor of the month, Eleni Stroulia 01 February 2018 Eleni Stroulia is a professor in the Department of Computing Science. Photo ...

Published: February 1, 2018

Community vs. Scholarly: Which Impact Matters Most?

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Published: January 25, 2018

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories featuring the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. Ross Neitz - 19 January 2018 This is a round-up of relevant news and media stories involving the Faculty ...

Published: January 19, 2018

Community Congrats! January 17, 2018

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Published: January 18, 2018

Behind the Scenes: iDocs and Future Energy Systems

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Published: January 18, 2018

Community Congrats! SSHRC Grant Recipients

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Published: January 17, 2018

Awards and Accolades - January 2018 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards and Accolades - January 2018 Celebrating the achievements of faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 17 January 2018 Happy New Year from the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, and ...

Published: January 17, 2018

New resuscitation guidelines for newborns could be used worldwide by 2022 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

New resuscitation guidelines for newborns could be used worldwide by 2022 Breanne Fisher - 16 January 2018 Georg Schmölzer (left), has been chosen as one of six researchers in Canada for the ...

Published: January 16, 2018

More roads in grizzly bear habitat means more deaths | Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences

More roads in grizzly bear habitat means more deaths Closing roads would have an immediate impact in countering the effects of habitat loss for grizzly bears Jennifer-Anne Pascoe - 09 January 2018

Published: January 9, 2018

Civil Engineering's Man of Steel | Engineering at Alberta

Civil Engineering's Man of Steel Structural engineering professor Robert Driver awarded prestigious Killam professorship. Michael Brown - 30 December 2017 Structural engineering professor Robert ...

Published: December 30, 2017

2017 Stories of the Year | Faculty of Science

2017 Stories of the Year Award-winning students and faculty, innovative teaching, and ground-breaking research-2017 has been a year for the books at the Faculty of Science. 22 December 2017 The ...

Published: December 22, 2017

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories featuring the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. 22 December 2017 This is a round-up of relevant news and media stories involving the Faculty of Medicine ...

Published: December 22, 2017

Top FoMD News Stories of 2017 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Top FoMD News Stories of 2017 Celebrating the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry's top newsmakers of the year Ross Neitz - 21 December 2017 Our top news story of 2017 is about UAlberta research that ...

Published: December 21, 2017

Community Congrats! December 20, 2017

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Year in review: Books published in 2017 | Department of Secondary Education

Year in review: Books published in 2017 Learn more about the three books published by two faculty members this past year. 21 December 2017 This past year, two Secondary Education faculty members ...

Published: December 21, 2017

The best gift I ever got: Mike Flannigan | Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences

The best gift I ever got: Mike Flannigan Wildfire expert remembers the beloved holiday gift that sparked a Christmas conspiracy with his brother. Bev Betkowski - 20 December 2017 The caboose of a ...

Published: December 20, 2017

Santa 2.0: Jolly old elf gets hacked | Engineering at Alberta

Santa 2.0: Jolly old elf gets hacked Technology has evolved to upgrade everything from Santa's red suit to his soaring sleigh. Bev Betkowski and Mifi Purvis - 20 December 2017 (NORTH POLE) Here ...

Published: December 20, 2017

Awards & Accolades - December 2017 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards & Accolades - December 2017 Celebrating the achievements of faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 15 December 2017 Heartfelt congratulations to this month's award winners, and a ...

Published: December 15, 2017

Turkey Challenge Totals | Psychology

Turkey Challenge Totals This year we raised a total of $5,699.90 to be donated to the Edmonton Food Bank via the CBC Turkey Drive. 13 December 2017 Thank you to all who organized, donated to, and ...

Published: December 13, 2017

Annual ALES Awards celebrate staff and faculty | Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences

Annual ALES Awards celebrate staff and faculty Teaching Hall of Fame also adds 2017 members Helen Metella - 12 December 2017 David Olefeldt, left, the Campus Alberta Innovates Program chair in ...

Published: December 12, 2017

Congrats! Celebrating Milestones of Service 2017

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The unexpected statistician | Faculty of Science

The unexpected statistician New faculty member Adam Kashlak bridges the gap between pure math and real-world statistics. Katie Willis - 07 December 2017 Kashlak completed his PhD in mathematical ...

Published: December 7, 2017

Community Congrats! December 7, 2017

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Grant for Métis scholars awarded for 2017-2018 year | Faculty of Native Studies

Grant for Métis scholars awarded for 2017-2018 year Kisha Supernant announced as Research Fellow at the Rupertsland Centre for Métis Research Jordan Cook - 06 December 2017 Dr. Kisha Supernant, ...

Published: December 6, 2017

Announcement: University Bargaining Committee

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Now That's November… In Photos

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Published: November 30, 2017

Fundamental research that's anything but basic | Faculty of Science

Fundamental research that's anything but basic Martha White develops artificial intelligence algorithms to search for structure in big data deluge. Jennifer Pascoe - 29 November 2017 New assistant ...

Published: November 29, 2017

Behind the Scenes: iDoc and Future Energy Systems | Home

Behind the Scenes: iDoc and Future Energy Systems Energy Humanities project will capture the perspectives of Future Energy Systems participants Kenneth Tam - 29 November 2017 How does a research ...

Published: November 29, 2017

DeepMind is ready and set to GO | Faculty of Science

DeepMind is ready and set to GO In a historic move for the global artificial intelligence community, one of the world's leading AI research companies, DeepMind, opened its first satellite research ...

Published: November 24, 2017

Convocation Congrats! November 22, 2017

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Reflecting on our roots | Faculty of Science

Reflecting on our roots How our professors emeriti built the past and shaped the future. Julie Naylor - 23 November 2017 In 1908, in his address to the first convocation of the University of ...

Published: November 23, 2017

Awards & Accolades - November 2017 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards & Accolades - November 2017 Celebrating the achievements of faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 22 November 2017 November was jam-packed with recognition for the Faculty of ...

Published: November 22, 2017

The design and impacts of resilient climate change policy | Home

The design and impacts of resilient climate change policy When energy systems change, policy matters. Kenneth Tam - 21 November 2017 Lori Thorlakson, Director of the University of Alberta's ...

Published: November 21, 2017

Convocation Congrats! November 21, 2017

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Servus Credit Union announces unique partnership with UAlberta Faculty of Science | Faculty of Science

Servus Credit Union announces unique partnership with UAlberta Faculty of Science Servus Credit Union announces unique data science partnership with University of Alberta Faculty of Science. News ...

Published: November 20, 2017

The science of social networks | Faculty of Science

The science of social networks Katie Willis - 17 November 2017 Read more: "Degrees of Separation in Social Networks," published in the Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on ...

Published: November 17, 2017

Computers combatting climate change | Faculty of Science

Computers combatting climate change Using the power of sustainable computing to reduce and reframe energy consumption. Katie Willis - 16 November 2017 Ardakanian, an expert in ubiquitous computing ...

Published: November 16, 2017

FoMD Celebration of Teaching and Learning | School of Dentistry

FoMD Celebration of Teaching and Learning School of Dentistry receives best student poster and best faculty poster award during the celebration. 07 November 2017 Congratulations to everyone who ...

Published: November 7, 2017

Learners as leaders: Q & A with Amit Persad | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Learners as leaders: Q & A with Amit Persad 2017 ASTech Award finalist combined computer science with medicine to create innovative virtual patient program. Shelby Soke - 03 November 2017

Published: November 3, 2017

Lowering the Flag: Remembering Lloyd Stewart Smith

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Published: November 3, 2017

Only in October

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Consider This: Showing That Other Voices Matter

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Community Congrats! November 1, 2017

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Call for Consultation: 2017 Dean Review Committee, Alberta School of Business

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Published: November 1, 2017

Community Congrats! October 26, 2017

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Fighting for the literary underdog | Faculty of Arts

Fighting for the literary underdog English scholar Julie Rak awarded the 2017 Killam Annual Professorship for championing the cause of the counter narrative Geoff McMaster - 23 October 2017 When ...

Published: October 23, 2017

Community Congrats! October 19, 2017

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The Shack Speaker Series and Open House | Faculty of Science

The Shack Speaker Series and Open House Join The Shack in attending a presentation on bionic limbs in medicine by Dr. Patrick Pilarski, Canada Research Chair in Machine Intelligence for ...

Published: October 18, 2017

Ukrainian Archival Collections in Canada Conference | Kule Centre for Ukrainian and Canadian Folklore

Ukrainian Archival Collections in Canada Conference The Kule Folklore Centre and its Friends Society in cooperation with the Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies are organizing a conference " ...

Published: October 17, 2017

Helly Goez | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Helly Goez Pediatric neurologist and developmental pediatrician. Socially conscious physician. Leader by example. Kirsten Bauer - 17 October 2017 Helly Goez is Assistant Dean, Diversity; Director, ...

Published: October 17, 2017

Ryan Li gets a major grant for smart grids | Engineering at Alberta

Ryan Li gets a major grant for smart grids Your aging electrical grid is about to get a whole lot smarter. Staff - 12 October 2017 GET SMART: Ryan Yunwei Li's answer to the challenges of aging ...

Published: October 12, 2017

A new phase in the China-Canada energy research partnership | Home

A new phase in the China-Canada energy research partnership Future Energy System researchers work with visiting Tsinghua University delegation Kenneth Tam - 10 October 2017 The Tsinghua University ...

Published: October 10, 2017

Community Congrats! October 4, 2017

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Published: October 4, 2017

Introducing CMEGSA 2017-2018 | Engineering at Alberta

Introducing CMEGSA 2017-2018 Introducing CMEGSA 2017-2018 Daniel Schieman - 28 September 2017 From left: Vishal Subramanian, Anika Benozir Asha, Sushmitha Thirumalaivasan, Carol Dwaik, Ananthan ...

Published: September 28, 2017

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories in September featuring the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. Ross Neitz - 28 September 2017 This is a round-up of relevant news and media stories ...

Published: September 28, 2017

That stiff back you have may not actually be stiff, UAlberta study finds | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

That stiff back you have may not actually be stiff, UAlberta study finds Feeling of stiffness may mean something else is going on in the back Laurie Wang - 26 September 2017 With lower back pain ...

Published: September 26, 2017

LISAA 2017 Celebration Brunch | School of Library and Information Studies

LISAA 2017 Celebration Brunch At its annual Alumni Weekend Brunch, our University of Alberta Library and Information Studies Alumni Association (LISAA) recognized the outstanding achievements of ...

Published: September 25, 2017

Community Congrats! September 21, 2017

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Published: September 21, 2017

Professor Emerita, Dr. Margaret Mackey, Wins Alberta Book Award | School of Library and Information Studies

Professor Emerita, Dr. Margaret Mackey, Wins Alberta Book Award Dr. Margaret Mackey's recent book, One Child Reading: My Auto-Bibliography (University of Alberta Press, 2016), has been declared ...

Published: September 19, 2017

Awards & Accolades - September 2017 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards & Accolades - September 2017 Celebrating the achievements of faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 19 September 2017 The new academic year brings a wealth of award announcements.

Published: September 19, 2017

Bringing efficient solar cells closer to reality | Faculty of Science

Bringing efficient solar cells closer to reality Chemist Arthur Mar is using the power of machine learning to better harness the sun's power Katie Willis - 18 September 2017 Professor and chemist ...

Published: September 18, 2017

Searching for the secret of the 24-hour solar cell | Faculty of Science

Searching for the secret of the 24-hour solar cell Chemists looking at wide variety of materials to power a low carbon world Jennifer Pascoe - 18 September 2017 Chemist Jillian Buriak is designing ...

Published: September 18, 2017

Searching for the secret of the 24-hour solar cell | Home

Searching for the secret of the 24-hour solar cell Chemists looking at wide variety of materials to power a low carbon world Jennifer Pascoe, Faculty of Science - 18 September 2017 Chemist Jillian ...

Published: September 18, 2017

Bringing efficient solar cells closer to reality | Home

Bringing efficient solar cells closer to reality Chemist Arthur Mar is using the power of machine learning to better harness the sun’s power Katie Willis, Faculty of Science - 18 September 2017

Published: September 18, 2017

UAlberta cardiologist honoured as Royal Society New Scholar | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

UAlberta cardiologist honoured as Royal Society New Scholar Justin Ezekowitz says collaboration and clinical trials at the heart of better health for Canadians. Kirsten Bauer - 15 September 2017

Published: September 15, 2017

Community Congrats! September 13, 2017

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Nick Holt joins the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists | Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation

Nick Holt joins the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists Dr. Holt will be officially inducted into the seven-year role on November 24, 2017 Nicole Graham - 12 September 2017 Faculty of ...

Published: September 12, 2017

Innovative program puts medical students in the patient's shoes | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Innovative program puts medical students in the patient's shoes Volunteers with chronic illness needed for Patient Immersion Experience program. Shelby Soke - 07 September 2017 Volunteers are ...

Published: September 7, 2017

FoMD in the News | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

FoMD in the News A round-up of news stories in August featuring the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. Ross Neitz - 31 August 2017 This is a round-up of relevant news and media stories involving the ...

Published: August 31, 2017

2017-2018 Mainstage Concert Season | Music

2017-2018 Mainstage Concert Season This season promises a great variety of awesome concerts you won't want to miss! 31 August 2017 UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA ANNOUNCES 2017/18 MAINSTAGE CONCERT SEASON

Published: August 31, 2017

Seeing is believing | Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences

Seeing is believing When science and speculation meet, sometimes the results can be disastrous. But in Food Evolution, the ideas of food security and GMOs is explored. Cait Wills - 28 August 2017

Published: August 28, 2017

Kyle Mathewson Featured in the Edmonton Journal | Psychology

Kyle Mathewson Featured in the Edmonton Journal A Canadian first in brain-imaging equipment is the foundation of a new lab at the University of Alberta. 23 August 2017 See the full article in the ...

Published: August 23, 2017

Community Congrats! August 2, 2017

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The Banff meetings: enhancing clinical success in transplantation | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

The Banff meetings: enhancing clinical success in transplantation Biennial meetings co-organized by UAlberta's Kim Solez set the course to improve care for transplant recipients worldwide. Amy ...

Published: July 27, 2017

Canada 150 Guest Post: My Life and My Home, in Perspective (Oliver Rossier) | Faculty of Arts

Canada 150 Guest Post: My Life and My Home, in Perspective (Oliver Rossier) Our history isn't simple, but our country is now heading in the right direction Oliver Rossier - 20 July 2017 Rossier ...

Published: July 20, 2017

Awards & Accolades - July 2017 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards & Accolades - July 2017 Celebrating the achievements of faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 19 July 2017 Summer brings an impressive list of faculty, staff, and student ...

Published: July 19, 2017

Happy Birthday Canada, now what? | Faculty of Arts

Happy Birthday Canada, now what? Canada 50 years from now may surprise you, if our experts have any say Donna McKinnon - 14 July 2017 Birthdays evoke memories of the past. We reflect on what we've ...

Published: July 14, 2017

Advancing digital literacy in an era of big data | Faculty of Arts

Advancing digital literacy in an era of big data Text analysis tool developed by Geoffrey Rockwell and his team garners national award Donna McKinnon - 10 July 2017 Geoffrey Rockwell What's a ...

Published: July 10, 2017

Build of new Aga Khan Garden reaches halfway point | Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences

Build of new Aga Khan Garden reaches halfway point Islamic-inspired garden is driving transformation at University of Alberta Botanic Garden Helen Metella - 06 July 2017 With construction of the ...

Published: July 6, 2017

UAlberta expertise brings DeepMind lab to Edmonton | Folio

UAlberta expertise brings DeepMind lab to Edmonton World's leading AI company to open its first satellite research lab outside U.K. July 05, 2017 By Jennifer Pascoe One of the world's leading AI ...

Published: July 5, 2017

Study on women's empowerment in agriculture wins two awards | Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences

Study on women's empowerment in agriculture wins two awards Women with inherited land rights wield more power in rural Peru, researcher finds Helen Metella - 05 July 2017 Researcher Maria ...

Published: July 5, 2017

Creative sentencing project will enhance worker safety | Engineering at Alberta

Creative sentencing project will enhance worker safety Court order brings university expertise to focus on workplace safety Olga Ivanova - 26 June 2017 TEAM CREATIVITY: As as part of a creative ...

Published: June 26, 2017

Hydraulic fracturing rarely linked to felt seismic tremors | Physics

Hydraulic fracturing rarely linked to felt seismic tremors Researchers find only one hydrocarbon-producing area where production is linked to increased seismic activities at the regional scale

Published: June 26, 2017

Congratulations to the 2017 gold medalist Nora Nahornick | Faculty of Science

Congratulations to the 2017 gold medalist Nora Nahornick Faculty of Science gold medalist Nora Nahornick tells us about her University of Alberta experience, future plans, and advice for current ...

Published: June 21, 2017

A Fond Farewell | Media and Technology Studies

A Fond Farewell 19 June 2017 "I love it when people tell me, 'You can't do that'", admits outgoing Office of Interdisciplinary Studies (OIS) Director, Dr. Sean Gouglas. That line served as the ...

Published: June 19, 2017

Convocation Congrats! June 15: Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences

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Technologies in movement ability assessment for older adults: World Universities Network brings together researchers from University of Alberta, Zhejiang University and the Chinese University of Hong Kong | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

Technologies in movement ability assessment for older adults: World Universities Network brings together researchers from University of Alberta, Zhejiang University and the Chinese University of ...

Published: June 14, 2017

Convocation Congrats! June 14: Law, Arts, Extension, and Physical Education and Recreation

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Published: June 14, 2017

The making of an accidental environmental leader | Public Health

The making of an accidental environmental leader Public health grad student takes on climate change armed with a belief in sound policy and grassroots buy-in. Michael Brown - 14 June 2017 Midway ...

Published: June 14, 2017

Convocation Congrats! June 13: Science

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Bâtir des liens avec l'INRS | Campus Saint-Jean

Bâtir des liens avec l'INRS Le Campus Saint-Jean (CSJ) et l'Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS) ont signé à la fin mai un protocole d'entente. 13 June 2017 Le recteur de l'INRS ...

Published: June 13, 2017

Convocation Congrats! June 12: Nursing, Rehabilitation Medicine, and Public Health

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Convocation Congrats! June 9: Medicine & Dentistry, Certificates

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Published: June 9, 2017

Convocation Congrats! June 8: Engineering, Pharmacy

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Convocation 2017 Spotlight Series I Liane Kang | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Convocation 2017 Spotlight Series I Liane Kang Scientist. Pediatric researcher. 'Gutsy' maternal and infant health advocate. Liane Kang found her calling in clinical research through summer ...

Published: June 8, 2017

Convocation Congrats! June 7: Education, Business , and Faculty Saint-Jean

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Convocation Congrats! June 6: Education, Native Studies

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U of A Participates in a Musical Initiative to Generate Sustainable Social, Cultural and Economic Development in Aswan, Egypt | Music

U of A Participates in a Musical Initiative to Generate Sustainable Social, Cultural and Economic Development in Aswan, Egypt After several years of preparation, the U of A's Canadian Center for ...

Published: June 5, 2017

Convocation Congrats! June 4: Augustana Faculty

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Memories Made: Celebrating Our Latest Retirees

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Published: June 1, 2017

"Hustle and grit" pay off for engineering graduate | Engineering at Alberta

"Hustle and grit" pay off for engineering graduate Shamez Walji has tried just about everything there is to try en route to his engineering degree Richard Cairney - 30 May 2017 VARIETY MATTERS: ...

Published: May 30, 2017

Consider This: Ottawa's new rules won't close the diversity gap in research chairs

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Published: May 17, 2017

The scientific method to business success | Faculty of Science

The scientific method to business success Arden Tse has a palate primed for opportunity. Jennifer Pascoe - 17 May 2017 Arden Tse ('95 BSc) It's arguable that when the average 17 or 18 year old ...

Published: May 17, 2017

Awards and Accolades - May 2017 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards and Accolades - May 2017 Join us in celebrating the achievements of faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 17 May 2017 From brilliant student research and innovative teaching, to ...

Published: May 17, 2017

Taking up the torch | Faculty of Science

Taking up the torch Nurturing the next generation of entrepreneurial-minded scientists. Kristy Condon - 16 May 2017 Budding future science business leaders hard at learning work and fun in the ...

Published: May 16, 2017

From petri dish to protein | Faculty of Science

From petri dish to protein Science to sink your teeth into: Biological sciences alumna reimagines the future of meat with cultured animal products. Katie Willis - 15 May 2017 Isha Datar ('09 BSc)

Published: May 15, 2017

SLIS Soaks Up the Local Scene in Jasper | School of Library and Information Studies

SLIS Soaks Up the Local Scene in Jasper Members of the SLIS community made a strong showing at the annual Alberta Library Conference in Jasper, Alberta (April 27-30, 2017). 05 May 2017 Members of ...

Published: May 5, 2017

Everything is sound | Folio

Everything is sound From preserving Indigenous stories to teaching computers to pick out sounds in music, researchers are bringing new life to one of the world's richest collections of recorded ...

Published: May 2, 2017

A Celebration of Excellence in the Faculty of Arts | Faculty of Arts

A Celebration of Excellence in the Faculty of Arts Arts staff and faculty gather to celebrate teaching, research and staff excellence Arts Staff - 26 April 2017 Seventy-five Arts faculty, staff ...

Published: April 26, 2017

Towards Diversity

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Congratulations to Zach Schoenberger! | School of Library and Information Studies

Congratulations to Zach Schoenberger! Zach Schoenberger successfully defended his Master of Library and Information Studies (MLIS)/ Humanities Computing thesis on April 21, 2017. His thesis is ...

Published: April 24, 2017

Undergraduate researchers dig into diversity in engineering | Engineering at Alberta

Undergraduate researchers dig into diversity in engineering Dean's Research Award students uncover diversity challenges in engineering Richard Cairney - 19 April 2017 Engineering students Natasha ...

Published: April 19, 2017

Awards and Accolades - April 2017 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards and Accolades - April 2017 Join us in celebrating the achievements of faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 19 April 2017 Members of the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry are really ...

Published: April 19, 2017

How medical robots are improving patient care | Engineering at Alberta

How medical robots are improving patient care From cancer detection to helping disabled kids pick up objects, new technology is making huge strides Michael Brown - 17 April 2017 UAlberta ...

Published: April 17, 2017

UAlberta petroleum engineering ranked fifth in the world | Engineering at Alberta

UAlberta petroleum engineering ranked fifth in the world Petroleum engineering and mining engineering programs ranked highly in separate international rankings Olga Ivanova - 13 April 2017

Published: April 13, 2017

SLIS Students' First-hand Account of Canadian Linked Data Summit | School of Library and Information Studies

SLIS Students' First-hand Account of Canadian Linked Data Summit Sharon Farnel (a University of Alberta academic librarian, SLIS sessional and Phd Student) is actively engaged in the U of A ...

Published: April 11, 2017

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Opportunity for Digital Scholars: New Scholars Seminar preceding the DH2017 conference - Apply by June 4th, 2017! | Kule Institute for Advanced Study

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Opportunity for Digital Scholars: New Scholars Seminar preceding the DH2017 conference - Apply by June 4th, 2017! CHCI, centerNet, WSU and KIAS are collaborating to organize a ...

Published: April 10, 2017

Understanding impact of Fort McMurray wildfire on Indigenous residents | Public Health

Understanding impact of Fort McMurray wildfire on Indigenous residents From a public health perspective, and in the spirit of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, we need to understand how the ...

Published: April 7, 2017

Toxic Media Ecologies Symposium Critical Cultural Practices in the Age of Alternative Facts | Sociology

Toxic Media Ecologies Symposium Critical Cultural Practices in the Age of Alternative Facts The Intermedia Research Studio presents Toxic Media Ecologies: Critical Cultural Practices in the Age of ...

Published: April 6, 2017

Faculty, staff and students recognized for going 'above and beyond' at 2017 RMSA Gala | Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

Faculty, staff and students recognized for going 'above and beyond' at 2017 RMSA Gala Recipients were honoured with awards in the areas of teaching, scholarships and excellence. FRM Communications ...

Published: April 5, 2017

Faculty leaders behind inclusive medical curriculum recognized at annual celebration | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Faculty leaders behind inclusive medical curriculum recognized at annual celebration Early exposure to personal side of medicine teaches students to become socially conscious physicians. Kirsten ...

Published: March 30, 2017

Danielle Peers: At the Intersections of Inclusion

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Published: March 16, 2017

Awards & Accolades - March 2017 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Awards & Accolades - March 2017 Join us in celebrating the achievements of our faculty, staff and students. Kirsten Bauer - 14 March 2017 Georg Schmolzer and his research team. This has been an ...

Published: March 14, 2017

Open Education Week 2017 | University of Alberta

Open Education Week 2017 In support of the global Open Education Week 2017 (March 27-31) a one hour panel discussion will be hosted at the University of Alberta (Thursday, March 30, 12:30-1:30pm).

Published: March 13, 2017

Research partnership to transform Mexico's hydrocarbon sector | Engineering at Alberta

Research partnership to transform Mexico's hydrocarbon sector UAlberta awarded $14 million for research collaborations to improve cross-continent energy sustainability. Bryan Alary - 13 March 2017

Published: March 13, 2017

Community Congrats! March 8, 2017

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Call for Papers: Digital Narratives Around the World Symposium | Kule Institute for Advanced Study

Call for Papers: Digital Narratives Around the World Symposium Participants are invited to present on a wide range of possible topics and methodologies revolving around (de-) localized digital ...

Published: March 8, 2017

Kule Cluster Grants announced | Faculty of Arts

Kule Cluster Grants announced Faculty of Arts' researchers capitalize on diversity of research strengths Donna McKinnon - 07 March 2017 KIAS Director Geoffrey Rockwell, photo Oleksandr Pankieiev A ...

Published: March 7, 2017

Students and teachers rewired for the digital age | Department of Secondary Education

Students and teachers rewired for the digital age If you are reading this, you are a cyborg according to technology in education expert Cathy Adams. Kateryna Barnes - 03 March 2017 According to a ...

Published: March 3, 2017

Un professorat McCalla pour Samira ElAtia | Campus Saint-Jean

Un professorat McCalla pour Samira ElAtia La professeure Samira ElAtia du Campus Saint-Jean (CSJ) obtient le professorat McCalla grâce à son projet de créer un outil unique d'évaluation ...

Published: March 2, 2017

Federal funding powers leading-edge engineering research | Engineering at Alberta

Federal funding powers leading-edge engineering research Six engineering researchers have garnered a total of more than $560,000 By Richard Cairney - 02 March 2017 POWERFUL PRIZE: Electrical ...

Published: March 2, 2017

Skill trumps luck | Faculty of Science

Skill trumps luck DeepStack the first computer program to outplay human professionals at heads-up no-limit Texas hold'em poker. Jennifer Pascoe - 02 March 2017 Principal investigator and professor ...

Published: March 2, 2017

Announcing the 201 7–201 8 McCalla Professorships

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Published: February 27, 2017

Celebration of Research: Exploring Intersections | Faculty of Arts

Celebration of Research: Exploring Intersections Faculty of Arts and KIAS researchers explore the disciplinary interconnections that contribute to the public good Donna McKinnon - 27 February 2017

Published: February 27, 2017

Undergraduate wins twice at national agriculture-economics competition | Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences

Undergraduate wins twice at national agriculture-economics competition Research poster showing farmers reap biggest benefits of biotechnology draws attention Helen Metella - 17 February 2017

Published: February 17, 2017

Neutrinos: The next generation | Physics

Neutrinos: The next generation Scientist receives one of Canada's most prestigious prizes to pursue ghost particle research Jennifer Pascoe - 07 February 2017 Darren Grant will be awarded the E.W. ...

Published: February 7, 2017

Students get behind-the-scenes look at research, explore graduate studies opportunities | Engineering at Alberta

Students get behind-the-scenes look at research, explore graduate studies opportunities A graduate degree opens many doors-engineering students discover the possibilities at Graduate Research ...

Published: February 2, 2017

UAlberta's resource economists more than hold their own against powerhouses | Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences

UAlberta's resource economists more than hold their own against powerhouses Department of REES now ranked 22nd internationally Helen Metella - 02 February 2017 UAlberta's Department of Resource ...

Published: February 2, 2017

Community Congrats! January 25, 2017

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Genomics spur new studies to protect environment | Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences

Genomics spur new studies to protect environment Three different ALES projects seek fixes by examining how genes work together Helen Metella - 16 January 2017 Researcher Paul Stothard is part of a ...

Published: January 16, 2017

Artificial intelligence in Canada | Faculty of Science

Artificial intelligence in Canada Dean Jonathan Schaeffer pens a letter to the editor on the strength of artificial intelligence in Canada. Jonathan Schaeffer - 13 January 2017 Canada has a rich ...

Published: January 13, 2017

From Sociology to Mixology | Sociology

From Sociology to Mixology Recent Sociology student Evan Watson went from studying social interactions to fostering them: along with his friends Andrew Borley, Jordan Clemens, and Roger Letourneau ...

Published: January 13, 2017

Community Congrats! January 11, 2017

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Where to next? The UAlberta.ca Evolution

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Published: January 9, 2017

How to Play a Long Game | Give to UAlberta

How to Play a Long Game When your goal is to transform science, it helps if you can think several moves ahead Mifi Purvis - 05 January 2017 [Photo by John Ulan] Jonathan Schaeffer knows that ...

Published: January 5, 2017

CIUS's Digital Archive Project Website Launched | Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies

CIUS's Digital Archive Project Website Launched 04 January 2017 Developed in close cooperation with the University of Alberta Libraries and the Arts Resource Centre, the CIUS Digital Archive ...

Published: January 4, 2017

International symposium discusses higher education in Ukraine | Kule Institute for Advanced Study

International symposium discusses higher education in Ukraine On December 8-9, 2016 the Kule Research Cluster 'Research Initiative on the Democratic Reform in Ukraine' hosted a two-day symposium ...

Published: January 4, 2017

2016 Year in Review with Science | Faculty of Science

2016 Year in Review with Science Award-winning students and faculty, innovative teaching, and ground-breaking research-2016 has been a year for the books at the Faculty of Science. Katie Willis - ...

Published: December 21, 2016

Top FoMD News Stories of 2016 | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Top FoMD News Stories of 2016 Celebrating the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry's top newsmakers of the year. Ross Neitz - 19 December 2016 A study showing that mothers who consumed more fruit ...

Published: December 19, 2016

From the President’s Desk: Dec 19, 2016

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How to future proof Santa | Engineering at Alberta

How to future proof Santa From the suit to the sleigh, jolly old Saint Nick is overdue for some upgrades. Bev Betkowski - 19 December 2016 Here comes Santa Claus, with his jelly belly and his ...

Published: December 19, 2016

Shaping the Future of the Faculty of Science with Jonathan Schaeffer

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Published: December 16, 2016

Dean Jonathan Schaeffer appointed for second term | Faculty of Science

Dean Jonathan Schaeffer appointed for second term Bold vision and strategic leadership supporting faculty-wide success points to continued growth. Jennifer Pascoe - 16 December 2016 Jonathan ...

Published: December 16, 2016

UAlberta Law's Eran Kaplinsky Appointed Research Director of Alberta Land Institute | UAlberta Law

UAlberta Law's Eran Kaplinsky Appointed Research Director of Alberta Land Institute Prof. Kaplinsky's expertise in the areas of property rights, land use planning and regulation, and municipal law ...

Published: December 8, 2016

Community Congrats! December 1 - December 8, 2016

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This week's Vitals: Meet our new Canada Research Chairs | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

This week's Vitals: Meet our new Canada Research Chairs From machine intelligence to molecular medicine, FoMD's new and renewed CRC chairs set to improve the health of all Canadians. Shelby Soke - ...

Published: December 6, 2016

Kyle Mathewson's latest research on information processing in the brain | Psychology

Kyle Mathewson's latest research on information processing in the brain Kyle Mathewson's new research shows that, when focused, we process information continuously, rather than in waves as ...

Published: December 5, 2016

The time and place for your attention | Faculty of Science

The time and place for your attention New research shows that, when focused, we process information continuously, rather than in waves as previously thought. Katie Willis - 05 December 2016 Kyle ...

Published: December 5, 2016

Call for Consultation:Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research Vice-Provost and Dean Selection Committee 2016-17

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TEDMEDLive 2016 asks “What if?”

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Published: November 28, 2016

Hacking the 2016 U.S. election? There's a case for running the numbers. | Faculty of Science

Hacking the 2016 U.S. election? There's a case for running the numbers. Dean Jonathan Schaeffer pens an op-ed on the credibility of electronic voting. Jonathan Schaeffer - 28 November 2016 Using ...

Published: November 28, 2016

This week's Vitals: Heart and Stroke Foundation opens new office for lifesaving work | Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

This week's Vitals: Heart and Stroke Foundation opens new office for lifesaving work New office's grand opening featured research breakthroughs to save babies' lives. Shelby Soke - 22 November 2016

Published: November 22, 2016

Video game course rebooted for teens | Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

Video game course rebooted for teens Massive open online course adapted for high-schoolers takes critical look at gaming culture