DiscoverE program receives Community Leader Award for opening young minds to the possibilities of STEM education

What began as a summer camp nearly 30 years ago has blossomed into a year-round program that has created indelible experiences for half a million youth in Canada.

Community Leader Award winner driven to give back by his own childhood challenges

MD student Peter Anto Johnson’s many passions all lead to one laser focus—translating medical science to support wellness and happiness in the communities he loves to serve.

Leading expert recognized for work to close ‘justice gap’ in sexual assault laws

Professor Lise Gotell receives U of A Community Scholar Award for decades of research, advocacy and service to help shape policy and create awareness.

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Michael Houghton Awarded 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

University of Alberta virologist awarded Nobel Prize

Michael Houghton wins Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine along with Harvey J. Alter and Charles M. Rice for the discovery of the hepatitis C (HCV) virus.

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U of A Nobel winner’s impact extends from personal to global


COVID-19 has ‘created a new paradigm for developing vaccines,’ says U of A Nobel winner


Michael Houghton reacts to receiving Nobel Prize