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Autumn 2015

CELEBRATING PHILANTHROPY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA


What Philanthropy Creates

Autumn 2015
 

Philanthropy allows the University of Alberta to advance creativity, support discovery and create positive change in the world. It has opened doors for students. It has created boundless opportunity for researchers. It is truly transformative.


A Breath of Relief

Karen Hamilton was the first person in the world to receive a lung transplant using groundbreaking new technology. It did more than save her life; it gave her the chance to live fully

Speak Up to Injustice

Founder of the Human Rights Institute of Canada, Marguerite Ritchie has seen great strides in her lifetime — but there is always work to be done

The Things They Carry

It is a mental health crisis. Military personnel, veterans and first responders are struggling to deal with PTSD and other issues.
We owe them a solution

Dream Big. Work Hard

How do you help kids be lifelong learners and persist through failure? For two computing science students, the answer was clear: create an app

Bloom Where You’re Planted

When Jackie Steinhauer tells a student ‘I know your kohkom,’ she creates a connection that reaches beyond the classroom and into the community

The Family That Gives Together

For Margaret and George McNeill and their family, life is about so much more than just making a living                                                   

Opening Up

After one conversation kept David Manuntag from dropping out, he found a way to brew connections between students: have a cup of tea