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April 15, 2011

 
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New dean for the Schulich School of Engineering
Engineering students, faculty and staff will soon be getting to know their new dean, Dr. Guy Gendron.

Project Next 101
A class of Haskayne students get familiar with Project Next and demonstrate their marketing savvy with a series of their own campaign presentations including TV spots and print ads. Watch video

Vote mob Calgary
University of Calgary students take up Rick Mercer’s challenge to change the face of democracy in Canada and vote. Watch video

Green Scene

Earth Day campus clean-up
April 22 marks the 41st annual Earth Day, and the University of Calgary is celebrating by being a part of the effort to address local environmental issues.

Newsmakers

April 13
Calgary Herald
U of C Engineering students demonstrate they have what it takes

April 13
CBC
‘Vote mob’ at U of C aimed at youth electorate

Top News Stories of the Week

April 13
Birds inherited sense of smell from dinosaurs … and improved it
New research suggests winged critters boasted a better sense for scents than dinosaur ancestors. Watch video

April 11
Which is the ‘greenest’ department on campus?
The winner of the Photocopier Challenge last week beat the competition with an impressive 70 percent reduction in pages printed.

April 11
The human connection
Mozilla CEO and University of Calgary alumnus talks to students about the bigger picture—helping the world.

 

Events

Today
> 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?
> iS2 information sessions
> Calgary History of Medicine Society Event
> Labyrinth: open, quiet space available to exam stressed students

Apr. 19
> Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
> Student exhibition: PUSH 2011
> Book launch: Monoceros and Kalila
> iS2 information sessions
> Labyrinth: open, quiet space available to exam stressed students

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
> iS2 information sessions
> Labyrinth: open, quiet space available to exam stressed students

Apr. 21
> Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
> Student exhibition: PUSH 2011
> A riddimic conclusion to Why Dance? 3D
> Labyrinth: open, quiet space available to exam stressed students

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