University of Calgary

April 21, 2009

 
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News

Working Alone? Stay Safe.
The new Working Alone system better manages the potential hazards of working alone by providing faculty and staff with a computer based check-in, check-out system with Campus Security.
 
 

Research teams tackle pressing Alberta health concerns
Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research Team Grants fund interdisciplinary research.

Newsmakers

The Globe & Mail
April 18, 2009
Taking it one room at a time
With his smart new website, John Brown in EVDS hopes to educate the public in all that's wrong with cookie-cutter, supersized homes--another North American obsession that is feeding the epidemic of overconsumption. 

Alberta Venture
April 1, 2009
The Upside of the Underground
Carbon capture and storage is both urgently needed and vital to the future of Alberta’s energy-driven economy, says star climate scientist David Keith. Too bad Ed Stelmach’s $2-billion plan won’t make it happen.

 

Events

Today
7 p.m. Whitewater in my Backyard? Discover Calgary's Local Rivers

April 23 & 24
> Urban Dance Project MFA Concert: Inside/Out

April 24
> The 13th Annual Psychology Student Research Conference
>  Graduate Student Conference: Ancient Medicine and its Contexts (continues April 25)

April 27
> Lunch and Learn: Yoga for Well-Being: Evidence from Cancer Survivors (Space limited; register early)
> Floral Photo Ops-Wildflowers of the Canadian Rockies

April 28
> Science Café: Nature Deficit Disorder

April 30
> Science in the Cinema Series:
Special free screening of Gattaca

May 5-7
> Faculty Technology Days: Teaching and Learning with Technology (Registration deadline April 30)

May 6
> Pack Without Breaking Your Back: Lightweight Backpacking

May 14
> The Law of Environmental Impact Assessment

May 20-21
> Critical Intersections for Energy & Water Law: New Challenges and Opportunities