University of Calgary

April 9, 2013

News

Event to celebrate Jack Perraton’s legacy of service to students
Charity event, silent auction April 18 in memory of former chancellor.

Grad student helps deliver 75,000 books to Ugandan kids
‘It’s the beginning of something special for them.’

Nanotechnology speaker offers glimpse of faster, smarter future
U of T prof describes advancements in disease diagnosis using electronic chips.

Campus Connection

Critical role of soil opens science students’ eyes
Public invited to open house on effects of human practices.

Islam and the rest: A forum in search of understanding and reconciliation
Panel discussion Thursday will focus on roots of Islamophobia.

Conference to explore need for 2nd language teaching in Alberta schools
‘English monolingualism not an asset in a tight, and tightening, knowledge economy.’

Newsmakers

April 9
National Post
‘They’ve got a brand problem’: Wildrose Party takes another look at its policies as its popularity surges

April 8
CBC Calgary
New light pollution curbs pondered by council

April 8
Lethbridge Herald
Rower Adam Kreek happy to be back on dry land after boat capsized in Atlantic

April 9
Calgary Herald
Engineering giant Siemens to make Calgary its Canadian energy research headquarters

April 3
Oilsands Review
A new project schedule acceleration tool could provide significant savings in oilsands construction costs

April 3
Hockey Canada
While Russia emerges in women’s hockey world, Iya Gavrilova emerges as one of the country’s star players

Events

Today
» 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
» Manuel Álvarez Bravo au service du surréalisme
» Dance@Noon
» Emeritus Association - "Biography of a Publishing House"
» Biostatistics/SAGE Seminar Series - Winter 2013
» Imperial Oil-Lincoln McKay Chair in American Studies Annual Lecture
» 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
» One, Three, Two BFA 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
» One, Three, Two BFA 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.
» One, Three, Two BFA Student Exhibition
» PUSH 2013: Senior Art Student Exhibition
» Taking Flight: A Festival of Student Work

April 15
» Department of Art Open House
» 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
» ENSC 502 Open House Presentation
» What Talents You Possess: Creative Writing Student Gala
» Jack's Legacy: Celebrating a Lifetime

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

April 20
» 2013 Calgary Youth Science Fair
» Astrophysics on the Cutting Edge

April 21
» From Blue to Red: A Musical Mission to Mars

April 22
» Labyrinth
» 2013 Dr. David M. Kovitz Visiting Professorship Lecture
» Sustainable Gardening
» 12th International Symposium on Mutation in the Genome (Lake Louise)
» An evening with Ken Dryden
» Tribute to Benny Goodman

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