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President Bill Flanagan reflects on the opportunity to meet students — students who represent the bright future of Alberta, Canada and the world. At the U of A, we’re giving our students the knowledge and skills they need to turn today's ideas into tomorrow's innovations.

Innovation at the U of A

Celebrating our Killam laureates

Sarah Carter, lauded for reshaping our understanding of Western Canada, is one of 27 U of A academics, postdoctoral fellows and students recognized with a Killam award for their outstanding work.

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