University of Calgary

April 13, 2011

 
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News

Birds inherited sense of smell from dinosaurs … and improved it
New research suggests winged critters boasted a better sense for scents than dinosaur ancestors.

Best in the west
Two Haskayne students took first place in the Western Canada Chartered Accountant Case Competition recently in Winnipeg.

Campus Connection

Political candidates on campus
Candidates and campaigns for the Calgary Centre-North and Calgary West ridings will be on campus April 14 in MacEwan Student Centre.

U & iS²

Covering all bases
The iS² Project team will ensure all software systems run smoothly post-“go-live.”

Newsmakers

April 12
Globe and Mail
When political spin comes from within

April 12
The Press
Gravity study to help plot fault lines under city

April 7
Avenue magazine
The Story Behind PostSecret Coming to Calgary: It wasn’t easy, but five students banded together to have Frank Warren present PostSecret Live at the University of Calgary.

April 6
Calgary Herald
Wait times for heart surgeries down 50 percent, study reveals

April 5
CBC Radio, As It Happens
Economics prof. Ron Kneebone discusses federal political parties' intentions for corporate tax rates in their election platforms

 

Events

Today
> Lunch & Learn: Freedom of Conscience with Dr. Kent Donlevy
> Epistemological Pluralism
> Vote Mob Calgary

Apr. 14
> Art department open house
> Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
> What hacker research taught me: speaker Sergey Bratus
> Candidates on campus

Apr. 15
> Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
> Fridays with the Faculty: The Broken Promise—Product Quality or Product Failure?
> Physics Colloquium: The Role of Deep Moist Convection in the Tropical Tropopause Layer

Apr. 16
> Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
> Dr. Ambedkar Symposium 2011

Apr. 17
> Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
> Iwaasa Lecture on Urban Theology

Apr. 18
> Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
> Student exhibition: PUSH 2011
> Like Adventure Stories?

Apr. 19
> Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
> Student exhibition: PUSH 2011
> Book launch: Monoceros and Kalila

Apr. 20
> Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
> Student exhibition: PUSH 2011
> Arctic Nuts & Bolts With Jerry Kobalenko
> A riddimic conclusion to Why Dance? 3D
> Department of Economics Seminar Series: Dan Gordon & John Boyce

Apr. 21
> Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
> Student exhibition: PUSH 2011
> A riddimic conclusion to Why Dance? 3D

Apr. 22
> Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
> Student exhibition: PUSH 2011
> Department of Economics Seminar Series: Fuhito Kojima

Apr. 23
> Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
> Student exhibition: PUSH 2011

Apr. 24
> Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
> Student exhibition: PUSH 2011

Apr. 25
> Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
> Student exhibition: PUSH 2011

Apr. 26
> Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
> Student exhibition: PUSH 2011
> Science Café: Archaeology—Frauds, Myths and Mysteries. Can you believe what you read about 2012?
> Latin America Research Centre Conference

Apr. 27
> Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
> Student exhibition: PUSH 2011
> Latin America Research Centre Conference

More events: www.ucalgary.ca/events