University of Calgary

October 2008


FRONT PAGE:
Alex Judd, Students’ Union VP (operations and finance) visits the Bicycle Root. Photo: Ken Bendiktsen
Feature

GOING GREEN
New efforts enhance campus sustainability

Nursing

Partnership for geriatric care
New centre will boost nursing stuents' learning

To the Point

- President's annual report to campus reviews progress, looks ahead
- Students energized at summit
- Royal Society announces 2008 fellows

Capital Plan

Built for learning
Designed for innovation and efficiency, EEEL is unique in Canada

In Profile

Taking a world view
New interim C&C dean aims to infuse flobal citizenship into research and learning

In Conversation

The value of Verleger
Energy economist attracted by the U of C's business community connection

Learning 2.0: Innovation in Education

Kinesiology takes a faster route
New programs helps top students accelerate their learning

United Way Campaign

Campus gears up to give back
United Way 2008 campaign roars into action with new events, old favourites

Research in Action: Biomedical Engineering

The promise of stem cells
Engineering skills are focused on making enough of the right kind of cells

WordFest

Eclectic artist creates by asking questions
Kinnie Starr one of several writers featured on campus in WordFest 2008

In Profile

Exploring new frontiers of art
Fine Art's first research chair tackles fertile area for experimentation

Experiential Learning

Solving real-world problems
Schulich students tackle the challenge of oilsands' wastewater

Memory Honoured

Peter Craigie Memorial Lecture marks 20th anniversary

Departments:

- In Brief
- Hot Off the Press
- Classified