The University of Lethbridge will soon be home to the Destination Project.

 

Where science transcends discipline

 

Fostering the next generation of researchers, innovators, entrepreneurs and leaders

 

World-class research on display

 

From lab to industry

 

Building for the future

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The Destination Project

The Destination Project – a new science and academic building – will shape the future of the University of Lethbridge and southern Alberta.

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The University of Lethbridge is committed to creating a destination for innovation and the next generation of leaders.

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The view from atop

Take a tour from above the Destination Project construction site!

Imagine the Possibilities. We are.

University Teaching and Research Space

The Destination Project will bring together faculty and students from across the science disciplines.
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Business Development and Commercialization

The bedrock that ensures Lethbridge is home to one of Canada’s renowned high-tech and innovation hubs.
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A Science Centre for Southern Alberta

Offering rich resources for lifelong learning, providing meeting places for citizens and the research community.
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The Destination Project is the most significant development of our Lethbridge campus since University Hall was completed in 1972. It will help set our university on a strong path for the future and will contribute to Alberta’s ability to recruit the best and brightest scientific talent to our province.

Dr. Mike Mahon, President and Vice Chancellor, University of Lethbridge

Liberal education and transdisciplinary research are both about working together to solve a problem. Research benefits from different perspectives and approaches, creating opportunities for students and researchers by allowing them to place their work in a greater context.

Dr. Elizabeth Schultz, Biology Professor, University of Lethbridge

Project Updates

A tale of two tower cranes

A tale of two cranes

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After a few months of doing all of the heavy lifting, Big Yeller, the tower crane onsite at the Destination Project, has received a helping hand, or jib, to be…

Boots on the ground; Destination Project powers ahead

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As the winter months quickly approach, work on the Destination Project is far from slowing down. University President, Dr. Mike Mahon, recently toured the construction site and says the progress…

Destination Project powers ahead with ‘Big Yeller’

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The Destination Project site has welcomed a big, bright yellow buddy to do some seriously heavy lifting. The tower crane, nicknamed “Big Yeller” which stands over 200 ft tall, is…

Destination Project packs economic punch

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As construction on the Destination Project continues to grow, so too are the dollars in the hands of local families and businesses. When PCL Construction Management Ltd. was awarded the…