University of Calgary

December 17, 2010

 
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News

Blessing for Solar Decathlon’s TRTL
Blackfoot Chief validates 2011 eco-home project with First Nations focus.

Ethics of biofuels
School of Public Policy paper asks hard questions about biofuel production.

Campus Connection

An evening in Weimar with Pauline Viardot
The drama and music departments present a concert featuring the music of one of the most celebrated singers of the mid-19th century.

Newsmakers

Dec. 15
Vancouver Sun
Ethical approach urged to renewable fuels: Researchers point to effect on food crops

Dec. 14
The National Post
Periodic table to get weighty revamp

Dec. 14
Globe and Mail special information feature page three
Alberta moving to take lead in carbon capture and storage

December
Award Magazine
Building Your Vision: University of Calgary Downtown Campus (page 94)

 

Events

Today
> U of C Labyrinth

Dec. 18
> Concert: Ice, Stories of Music of the Arctic

Dec. 19
> Concert: Festivo and Exultation with Daniel Fung

Dec. 20
> Slideshow: Explore Canada's West Coast by Kayak

Jan. 3
> Slideshow: Kayak with Orca and Otters-West Coast Wildlife

Jan. 6
> Lecture: Design Matters features Adam Caruso

Jan. 8
> Concert: Aventa

Jan. 13
> Will the real Alberta please stand up?
> Blood Donor Clinic
> Lecture: US financial regulatory changes

Jan. 17
> Update Your Workout for Snow Sports

Jan. 24
> Slideshow: Canoeing the Coppermine

More events: ucalgary.ca/events