University of Calgary

April 7, 2011

 
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UCVM faculty speaks out on World Health Day
Antimicrobial resistance requires collaborative strategies that include both human and animal health according to the U of C’s veterinary medicine faculty.

Engineering career centre helps students chart career path
Wanted: technical expert, leader, efficient project planner and top-notch communicator all rolled into one.

Thirty students tour Silicon Valley
Engineering students visit the headquarters of major corporations and meet with scientists at IBM.

Campus Connection

Yuri’s Night celebrates first flight
Rothney Astrophycial Observatory celebrates the 50th anniversary of first man in space including a simulated recreation of the flight.

U Make a Difference
Peer-based awards give university faculty and staff an opportunity to formally recognize each others' efforts and contributions. Nominations accepted until April 30.

Green Scene

Recycled paper now cheaper than non-recycled
Faculties and business departments considering a switch to recycled content paper can now save money while saving the environment.

Check out the most innovative building on campus
With the weather warming up, now is a great time to preview EEEL. The new energy efficient building uses predominantly natural light and has a rainwater cistern topped with river water reducing typical water use by 60 percent. Sign up for today’s free tour.

Dinos in Action

Athletes of the Year
Vigrass and Morningstar were named Athletes of the Year and Dzwilewski and Smith take rookie honours at 44th Annual Night of the Dino.

 

Events

Today
> Lecture of a Lifetime: Dr. Ayodeji (Ayo) Jeje
> CEO of Mozilla Corporation Speaks to the Class of 2011
> Taking Flight
> Global Energy Security: Dr. Frank Umbach
> Nickle at Noon: The Art of John Snow
> Concert: My Chemical Romance
> Dance@Noon
> Dance@Night
> Design Matters lecture series: Marcelo Spina

Apr. 8
> Taking Flight
> Dance@Noon
> Dance@Night
> iS2 Info Session: How & When?
> Physics Colloquium: Broadband Waveguide Quantum Memory for Entangled Photons
> Screening of Avenue Zero

Apr. 9
> Taking Flight
> Dance@Night
> Yuri’s Night at the Observatory
> Concert: August Burns Red

Apr. 12
> Concert: Schütz Masterpieces
> The Situation of Cuban Literature: A Global and Postnational Context

Apr. 13
> Lunch & Learn: Freedom of Conscience with Dr. Kent Donlevy

More events: www.ucalgary.ca/events