University of Calgary

August 21, 2013

Research

Summer of research draws to close for 22 high school students
Participants in Heritage Youth Researcher Summer Program.

News

Benno Nigg receives prestigious Muybridge Award at global biomechanics conference
University researchers claim total of six awards at Biomechanics XXIV Congress in Brazil.

Schulich students behind push to create world’s largest 3-D printed sculpture
Project to go on display at Beakerhead and Calgary Mini Maker Faire.

Campus Connection

University simplifies visual identity system
Evolution to begin in September.

Be safe – watch for the signs around Mac Hall
Safety first as construction ramps up.

Time travel: Can it really be done?
Bestselling author and physicist Paul Davies explores science and wonder of time travel.

Dinos in Action

Dinos take home a number of Canada Summer Games medals
Track star Rachel Machin wins two golds for Team Alberta.

Newsmakers

Aug. 21/Huffington Post Canada
Canadian millennials look for opportunities abroad, embrace expatriate culture
Glynn Hunter, University of Calgary International

Aug. 21/Calgary Herald
Academics behind the success of the Dinos football program
Sandra Wigg, Blake Nill, Dinos

Aug. 20/Calgary Herald
Dinos notes: Svelte head coach Nill drops 60 pounds in the off-season

Aug. 20/Financial Post
Stimulus can hurt: Canada’s Economic Action Plan ill-suited for all regions
Ron Kneebone, Faculty of Arts
Margarita Gres, School of Public Policy

Aug. 20/Calgary Herald
U of C insulated from budget cuts until next year
Sarah McGinnis, University Relations
Loren Falkenberg, Haskayne School of Business

Aug. 20/Calgary Herald
Volunteer says High River was ‘broken,’ but residents remain strong
Sarah Scott, Faculty of Arts

Aug. 19/Calgary Eyeopener
What writers read Audio button
Christian Bok, Faculty of Arts

Aug. 19/Calgary Herald
Showdown for Genesis Land Development over
Pablo Moran, Haskayne School of Business

Aug. 16/Alberta PrimeTime
Wi-Fi on the school bus Watch Video
Tom Keenan, Faculty of Environmental Design