University of Calgary

February 20, 2013

News

Program helps doctoral students overcome fear of the unknown
My GradSkills workshop supports students preparing for candidacy exam.

Research sheds light on diastolic heart failure
Team unravels hard-to-diagnose form of heart dysfunction.

Immunization in Calgary deals near-fatal blow to bacterium in kids
Researchers work to wipe out Streptococcus pneumonia.

Campus Connection

Margaret Atwood appearance a sensation
Iconic author signs estimated 1,000 books after Mac Hall reading.

Student credits language program for academic success
English for Academic Purposes opens door for language learning students.

Dinos in Action

Dinos’ playoff action in full swing on campus
Competition fierce in swimming, hockey, basketball.

Newsmakers

Feb. 19
Globe and Mail
Calgary clinic staff deny queue jumping for testing amid chaotic public health system

Feb. 19
Calgary Herald
Calgary students have designs on national engineering title

Feb. 18
CBC
More skiers exploring backcountry prepared

Feb. 18
Globe and Mail
Looks matter, even in the ICU: Doctors in white coats with name tags preferred

Feb. 17
Calgary Herald
Defence propels University of Calgary men’s hockey Dinos to Canada West semis

Feb. 16
Calgary Herald
Oh snap: Reporter sticks hand in coyote trap

Feb. 8
Popular Science
FYI: Which came first, the chicken or the egg?

Events

Today
» Mid-Century Icons: Architectural Photography from the Panda Collection
» Recyclemania
» Arctic Speaker Series Robert Barclay: "Being Nocturnal in a Diurnal World: Bats in the North"
» Design Matters with Alvin Huang
» To build, or not to build: The role of rock features in understanding Northwest Coast history and identity
» The Seagull by Anton Chekhov

Feb. 21
» Mid-Century Icons: Architectural Photography from the Panda Collection
» Recyclemania
» University of Calgary Advisors’ Network Conference
» Sigma Xi Seminar - Bioreactors are Vital for Clinical Applications of Stem Cells in Regenerative Medicine
» The Seagull by Anton Chekhov
» ISEEE Distinguished Speaker Series - Talk by Dan W. Reicher

Feb. 22
» Mid-Century Icons: Architectural Photography from the Panda Collection
» Recyclemania
» Lockdown Training - How to Respond to a Violent Intruder
» AUPE Local 52 Chapter 4 (Technical) AGM
» Calgary Society for Mediterranean Studies Public Lecture
» The Seagull by Anton Chekhov

Feb. 23
» Mid-Century Icons: Architectural Photography from the Panda Collection
» Recyclemania
» The Seagull by Anton Chekhov

Feb. 24
» Mid-Century Icons: Architectural Photography from the Panda Collection
» Recyclemania

Feb. 25
» Mid-Century Icons: Architectural Photography from the Panda Collection
» Recyclemania
» Schlumberger Information Session
» Co-op Skate-to-Win
» Michelle Grégoire Quartet

Feb. 26
» Mid-Century Icons: Architectural Photography from the Panda Collection
» Recyclemania
» Department of Psychology Research Seminar Series
» AUPE Local 52 Chapter 3 (Specialist/Advisor) AGM

Feb. 27
» Mid-Century Icons: Architectural Photography from the Panda Collection
» Recyclemania
» Clean Bin Challenge Kickoff
» Through Space and Time: GPS Management of High Risk Offenders
» NUTV Presents Movies That Matter Doc Screening: MUMIA

Feb. 28
» Mid-Century Icons: Architectural Photography from the Panda Collection
» Recyclemania
» Performing Consent in ‘Not a Love Story’

March 1
» Recyclemania
» FSC Book Study
» Archery and Social Memory in Sixteenth-Century England
» Kathak Dance by Sudeshna Maulik
» The Armoured Warrior: Military Technology and Armour in New Kingdom Ancient Egypt

March 2
» Recyclemania
» Changeable Books Workshop with International Visiting Artist Thomas Martin
» West Coast Flair

March 3
» Recyclemania
» Changeable Books Workshop with International Visiting Artist Thomas Martin
» Music of Mysteries, Legends and Ritual with Jeremy Brown, Saxophone and Terri Shouldice, Flute

March 4
» Recyclemania
» Bookbinding Workshop with International Visiting Artist Thomas Martin
» Meeting Gerontological Workforce Challenges in the 21st Century: An Australian Partnerships Perspective
» Schulmberger Information Session
» Co-op Skate-to-Win
» Religious Freedom in Russia Today
» Aventa Ensemble

March 5
» Recyclemania
» Department of Psychology Research Seminar Series
» Pop-ups Workshop with International Visiting Artist Thomas Martin
» Studying Russian Religion since the Collapse of Communism

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www.ucalgary.ca/events

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