University of Calgary

April 5, 2013

News

Jim Dewald appointed Dean of the Haskayne School of Business
An announcement from Dru Marshall, provost and vice-president (academic).

Kinesiology class helps mould junior high students into leaders
Leadership challenge day hosted for Massey Junior High.

Science profs share best practices in teaching
Forum focuses on strategies for effective feedback.

Accolades for top biomedical engineering grad students
Award in its 1st year recognizes academic, leadership excellence.

Changes proposed to Universities Academic Pension Plan
Information sessions on campus.

Campus Connection

Robotics competition kicks off busy two months at Oval
Other events: roller derby, science fair, street hockey, car show, volleyball.

Newsmakers

April 5
Globe and Mail
Recipe for high-school success: be curious, work late, ignore the textbooks

April 5
Metro Calgary
Pay-per-use electrical outlets, growing marijuana among ideas pitched to narrow University of Calgary budget gap

April 4
Yahoo! News Canada
Calgarians included in leak of offshore financial secrets

April 4
Gulf News
Nahyan receives Calgary University delegation

April 4
Calgary Herald
Keenan: Unmasking the ‘John Next Door’

Events

Today
» Leadership Exchange
» PUSH 2013: Senior Art Student Exhibition
» Taking Flight: A Festival of Student Work
» Dimensions

April 8
» Dance@Noon

April 9
» Art Café
» PUSH 2013: Senior Art Student Exhibition
» Dance@Noon
» Chiniki Lecture in First Nations History: Donald Smith
» Taking Flight: A Festival of Student Work
» Sacred Minimalism: Masterpieces of the Late 20th Century

April 10
» PUSH 2013: Senior Art Student Exhibition
» Dance@Noon
» Manuel Álvarez Bravo au service du surréalisme
» Emeritus Association - "Biography of a Publishing House"
» Imperial Oil-Lincoln McKay Chair in American Studies Annual Lecture
» Biostatistics/SAGE Seminar Series - Winter 2013
» An Insider's View of the Current Politics, Achievements and Challenges of the Olympic Games
» Taking Flight: A Festival of Student Work
» A Reading by Barb Howard

April 11
» PUSH 2013: Senior Art Student Exhibition
» Bachelor of Education Information Sessions
» STAS and Community Health Services Guest Lecture Robert Sparrow, Monash University - Thursday April 11, 2013
» STAS and Community Health Services Guest Lecture Robert Sparrow, Monash University - Thursday April 11, 2013
» 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
» 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.
» PUSH 2013: Senior Art Student Exhibition
» Taking Flight: A Festival of Student Work

April 15
» 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
» What Talents You Possess: Creative Writing Student Gala

April 19
» 2013 Calgary Youth Science Fair
» Earth Month: Fair Trade Friday

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