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Summer 2015

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CELEBRATING PHILANTHROPY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA


 

What Philanthropy Creates

SUMMER 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.

 

 

Constructing Change

Whether nurturing their garden or turning around a company, Beverley and Frank MacInnis have a talent for ‘building up’ the world around them

Collecting Excellence

For Cécile and Sandy Mactaggart, an impulse purchase sparked a lifelong passion — and built one of the world’s finest collections of Chinese art


Part Of The Solution

Frank Sojonky’s legacy goes beyond dollars raised. His passion lives on in friends, family and researchers working toward a cure for prostate cancer

Creating Global Citizens

As she departs, president Samarasekera ponders an international legacy for the university — plus, spending time with one special grandchild


Closing The Gender Gap

From microscopes to hydraulics, bacteria to meteorites, WISEST shares the excitement of careers in science and technology with young people — regardless of their gender

Printmaking On The Prairies

Woodcut. Lithography. Etching. These techniques employed by artists for centuries have found new life in the most surprising place: on the Canadian Prairies


 

Water In The Desert

Justyna Jalosinski did what was expected of her — until a research opportunity challenged her to do more