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Over the Four Months of War, UCU has Collected $3.44 million for Humanitarian Aid

Our strength in times of war lies in our daily courage: the courage to learn and study, volunteer and protect, work and educate. The fourth month of the heroic struggle of the Ukrainian people is a testimony to the unconquerable spirit of those fighting on the frontline and the home front. Since the first day […]

Canadian Ambassador to Ukraine, Larisa Galadza, Visits UCU

On June 27th, the Ukrainian Catholic University was visited by the Ambassador of Canada to Ukraine, Larisa Galadza, a Canadian diplomat of Ukrainian descent. Together with UCU Rector Fr. Bohdan Prach and vice-rectors Natalka Klymovska, Lubomyr Tarnovskyi, and Dmytro Sherengovsky, she discussed how the UCU community is responding to challenges connected with the war, how […]

UCU Scholarship Fund in Honor of Artem Dymyd

Ukrainian Catholic University student Artem Dymyd, died in the war on June 18, 2022, defending Ukraine from the russian occupiers. At the initiative of the family of the fallen soldier, the Ukrainian Catholic University is launching a scholarship fund named after Artem. The scholarship will be provided to Plast members who will enter UCU’s bachelor’s […]

UCU Students in Action Event June 8

Our friends at the Ukrainian Catholic University Foundation are putting on UCU Students in Action, a special virtual update about UCU students and the university on Wednesday, June 8th at 12pm (EST). Join them for this unique event via Zoom as UCU students share their experience of learning and serving during the war, hear inspiring […]

Three Months of Heroic Resistance: Working Together Towards our Common Victory!

Ukraine has been repelling Russian attacks for three months now. Ukrainian defenders managed to liberate several oblasts and significantly reduce the threat of capturing the capital. These three months of war showed the strength of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the unity of the Ukrainian people, the people who became a symbol of invincibility […]

International Solidarity Meeting June 2

In partnership with the Alberta Council for Global Cooperation and the Ukrainian Resource and Development Centre, the Ukrainian Catholic University is putting on the International Solidarity Meeting on Thursday, June 2 from 9:00-10:30 am (MDT). The meeting will take place virtually and will feature a conversation with students and academics from the university. Speakers include […]

Supporters in Canada Donate Funds for UCU Student Scholarships to Help Build a New Intellectual Front in Ukraine

The Friends of the Ukrainian Catholic University in Calgary, along with the Ukrainian Catholic Education Foundation, put on the Adopt a Student – Keep UCU Strong online fundraiser on May 11, 2022. During the event, over $84,000 was raised, which will be used to fund 20 full-year scholarships for UCU students. The emcee for this […]

UCEF Launches Adopt a Student Campaign

April 21, 2022 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dear Friends of the Ukrainian Catholic University in Canada I write to you with a heavy heart as we all bear witness to an unprovoked attack on Ukraine by the Russian Federation.  This has affected all of us who count ourselves as part of the global Ukrainian Diaspora – […]

UCU Strong. Faith – Teaching – Learning

Watch the 2021 Calgary Virtual Soiree  https://youtu.be/hHLvsc1wD8I To donate click HERE Keynote speaker : Michael Bociurkiw, writer and global affairs analyst Community Salute to Dr. Gerry Turcotte, President St. Mary’s University Entertainment and Student Presentation

Startup Ecosystem in Ukraine: Challenges and Opportunities

Presentation by IVAN PETRENKO,the Executive Director of the UCU Centre for Entrepreneurship. Tuesday, October 8 at 7PM Balmoral Room21 Old Mill RoadToronto, OntarioM8X 1G5 The Centre for Entrepreneurship is a business accelerator,a platform for studying and project development on the basis of LvBS and Ukrainian Catholic University.Ivan Petrenko held master in International Economic Relations at […]