University of Calgary

August 23, 2013

Southern Alberta Flood

Back to school: Talk to children about the flood, educational psychologist advises
Students will react differently to stress of returning to class for first time after flood.

Q&A: ‘The important thing is to monitor children for anxiety’
Flood event can arouse feelings of sadness, irritability, anger, guilt.

News

University seeks ministerial approval
19 programs to be closed.

Campus Connection

‘Ask Me’ campaign returns to campus
Looking for volunteers to help create welcoming atmosphere for new students.

Dinos in Action

Dinos face Vanier Cup champs in non-conference tilt
First football action of season Saturday against Université Laval Rouge et Or.

Newsmakers

Aug. 23/Globe and Mail
Canada has to walk its Arctic talk
Rob Huebert, Faculty of Arts

Aug. 23/Metro UK
No thank you for the music: The ticket bots stopping you from going to gigs
John Aycock, Faculty of Science

Aug. 23/Calgary Herald
Critics urge probe of private clinic’s access to public health services

Aug. 23/Calgary Herald
The office empath will hear your confession now
Piers Steel, Haskayne School of Business

Aug. 23/The Cattle Site
Interspecies research learns M.bovis can spread through body
Claire Windeyer, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Aug. 22/Metro Calgary
University of Calgary plans to scrap 19 programs
Dru Marshall, Provost and Vice-President (Academic)
Raphael Jacob, Students’ Union

Aug. 22/Yahoo! News Canada
Foreign service strike stressful for students awaiting visas
Lindy Ann Ephraim, Bachelor of Arts
David Johnston, Associate Vice-Provost, Student and Enrolment Services

Aug. 22/Mother Nature Network
Solar Decathlon's Team Alberta unveils net-zero solution to housing shortage

Aug. 22/Fast Forward Weekly
Four city issues that need to be addressed
John Brown, Faculty of Environmental Design

Aug. 22/Edmonton Journal
Inquiry finds queue-jumping occurred in Alberta, recommends changes

Aug. 21/Calgary Herald
Braid: Health care will benefit from $7M inquiry

Aug. 21/Calgary Herald
Local author returns after nearly 20 years with the fiery adventures of Harry Flammable
Frank O’Keeffe, Alumnus

Aug. 21/Calgary Eyeopener
More men in Alberta (audio interview)
Kevin McQuillan, Faculty of Arts

Aug. 20/Calgary Eyeopener
Short fiction picks (Audio interview)
Anne Logan, Development Office