University of Calgary

April 1, 2011

 
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News

China places U of C on list of accredited universities
This week, the University of Calgary was listed as an accredited university by The People’s Republic of China.

Hokkaido exchange
Japanese students experience Canadian culture and learning.

Dr. Paul Beck wins Outstanding Clinician Award
The Foothills Medical Centre Medical Staff Association recognized an associate professor for outstanding commitment to the patients, staff and students at the Foothills hospital as well as to the community.

Campus Connection

Tell us what you really think
Only five days left to complete the University of Calgary Engagement Survey.

Dinos in Action

Dinos sign former world record holder
Amanda Reason, the former world record holder for the 50-metre breaststroke, committed to the U of C for the 2011 - 2012 season.

Newsmakers

March 30
CBC Homestrech
U of C team to New Zealand

Top News Stories of the Week

March 31
Geoscientists head to New Zealand
U of C researchers will undertake seismic profiling in the Christchurch earthquake zone to help assess the potential for more earthquakes. Watch video

March 31
Youth group inspires U of C community
A group of twelve youth from Port-au-Prince, Haiti were warmly welcomed as part of the IDB 2011 Youth Day conference held last week at the U of C.

March 30
Information session dates & times
Navigate through the ins and outs of iS² changes April 4 - 20.

March 29
Taking Flight
Annual festival of student work from the drama department runs March 29 - April 9.

March 28
I Could Teach You a Thing or Two …
First-year education student assignment goes viral. Watch video

 

Events

Today
> Lecture: Ancient Egypt in the Nineteenth Century
> Visiting Artist and Scholar Series Presents: Scott Yoell
> UCalgary String Quartet: Schubertiade
> Physics Colloquium Series: Whither Quantum Computing?
> West Coast Symposium—History of Medicine
> Taking Flight

Apr. 2
> English Honours Symposium “Under Construction: People, Places and Politics”
> Live Flamenco: Luna Mora
> West Coast Symposium—History of Medicine
> Taking Flight

Apr. 4
> Let's Celebrate Refugee Rights Day
> Taking Flight
> Can the G20 save the environment: Barry Carin
> iS2 info session: What & Why

Apr. 5
> Lecture: New Perspectives on Asperger Syndrome
> Energy resources from the Arctic: a pipe dream, literally!
> Teatro Salon Speakers Series: Dr. Dambisa Moyo
> Biomedical Engineering Project Day
> Taking Flight
> Workshop: Copyright issues in a Digital Age
> Lifelong Language Learning: Benefits for 21st Century Global Citizens

Apr. 6
> Woodstock Rising: What the Sixties Have to Say in 2011
> Women in SET (Science, Engineering and Technology): The Turning Point
> Taking Flight

Apr. 7
> Lecture of a Lifetime: Dr. Ayodeji (Ayo) Jeje
> CEO of Mozilla Corporation Speaks to the Class of 2011
> Taking Flight

Apr. 8
> Taking Flight

Apr. 9
> Taking Flight

More events: www.ucalgary.ca/events