University of Calgary

April 11, 2013

News

Bonnie DuPont appointed chair of the University of Calgary’s Board of Governors
Sue Lee and Mark Starratt appointed public members.

New research challenges assumptions about effects of global warming on mountain tree line
Local conditions will limit tree line advance, study shows.

Two University of Calgary teams vie to represent Canada in app competition
Stuck in front a computer? Scrimping on groceries? There are student-designed apps for that.

Competition gives students a crash course in robot design
Teams from Alberta, Ontario advance to FIRST world championship. View Slideshow

World renowned mathematicians to visit Banff, study ‘Whitney problems’
University partners in meeting of international experts April 21-26.

Campus Connection

TEDxCalgary event will explore energy in its many forms
Four university speakers among diverse lineup for May 11 program.

Remind students to apply for undergraduate research funding
Summer a good time to submit applications for fall/winter funding deadline of Sept. 13.

Newsmakers

April 11
Calgary Herald
Dinos goalie Butler had ‘lots of fun’ suiting up as a backup for Vancouver

April 10
Vancouver Canucks
Dustin Butler (the college kid) joins the Canucks Watch Video

April 11
Calgary Herald
Ewart: What will it cost for a greener energy industry?

April 10
CTV Calgary
Evaluating the safety of countdown timers Watch Video

April 10
Calgary Herald
Frustrated Alberta students, faculty protest education cuts

April 9
Edmonton Journal
U of A staff and students increase pressure on province to reverse budget cuts

April 10
CBC Books
There's hope after graduation

Events

Today
» One, Three, Two BFA Student Exhibition
» PUSH 2013: Senior Art Student Exhibition
» Bachelor of Education Information Sessions
» STAS and Community Health Services Guest Lecture Robert Sparrow, Monash University
» Ellis Lecture: The Military as Nation-Builder: The Case of the Canadian North
» Islam and the Rest: A Forum in Search of Understanding and Reconciliation
» Taking Flight: A Festival of Student Work
» Dance@Night

April 12
» Creating a New Common Ground: Apps, Analytics, and Visualization for better health and health care in the 21st century
» PUSH 2013: Senior Art Student Exhibition
» Communication and Culture Colloquium - Dr. Delia Dumitrica, University of Calgary
» One, Three, Two BFA Student Exhibition
» Vox Talks: Graduate Research Forum
» Hire Me, Geography!
» Taking Flight: A Festival of Student Work
» Dance@Night

April 13
» “Get Outdoors” and play: free family fun day.
» One, Three, Two BFA Student Exhibition
» PUSH 2013: Senior Art Student Exhibition
» Taking Flight: A Festival of Student Work

April 15
» Department of Art Open House
» Bridge to Teaching open house

April 16
» ucalgarycares BSD Day of Service 2013
» Art Café
» Public Lecture

April 17
» 2013 Calgary Youth Science Fair
» In Search of the Dragon's Lair: Overseas Chinese Cemeteries and Burial Practices in the Pacific Rim

April 18
» ENSC 502 Open House Presentation
» Campus Clean-up and BBQ
» What Talents You Possess: Creative Writing Student Gala
» Jack's Legacy: Celebrating a Lifetime

April 19
» 2013 Calgary Youth Science Fair
» Earth Month: Fair Trade Friday
» Department of Economics Seminar Series

April 20
» 2013 Calgary Youth Science Fair
» Astrophysics on the Cutting Edge

April 21
» From Blue to Red: A Musical Mission to Mars

April 22
» Labyrinth
» Labyrinth
» 2013 Dr. David M. Kovitz Visiting Professorship Lecture
» Sustainable Gardening
» 12th International Symposium on Mutation in the Genome (Lake Louise)
» An evening with Ken Dryden
» Screening and discussion of documentary "Chasing Ice"
» Tribute to Benny Goodman

April 23
» 12th International Symposium on Mutation in the Genome (Lake Louise)
» Department of Psychology Research Seminar Series
» Labyrinth
» Labyrinth
» Non-Elite Women and Roman Funerary Rites in the Age of Augustus

April 24
» 12th International Symposium on Mutation in the Genome (Lake Louise)
» Labyrinth
» Labyrinth

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