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Counselling students look to address COVID-19 mental health fallout

Clinical Services offers low-cost support and training to students who will be on the front lines of the recovery ahead.

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Students design space-saving ‘commander’s kits’ for Canadian military

Design grad and professor recruit students for innovative ideas to meet the real-world challenge of where to stash essential gear in tanks.

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Sex matters when it comes to immune responses against infection and disease, study shows

U of A immunologist leads new research showing how anemia can generate different immune responses in males versus females.

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Research Highlights


Energy channelled by space weather favours the north, new study shows


U of A researchers discover one of our cellular building blocks acts as a gel, not liquid as previously believed

U of A oncology researcher John Mackey (left) and cell biologist Luc Berthiaume

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

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Impact & Initiatives

Michael Lounsbury

Pilot program aims to give high schoolers a head start on becoming entrepreneurs


Canadian-led project saves lives in Somalia through innovative solar-powered oxygen system


U of A’s innovative wheat-breeding program gets $2M funding boost

Statements & Advisories

News Release: Nine Alberta post-secondary institutions enhance safety measures

University back-to-school story ideas for a fall term unlike any other

Institutional Statement About China Relations

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