University of Calgary

February 26, 2013

News

University hosts Royal Society of Canada event to celebrate academic achievement
Reception honors recent fellow appointments.

Expert hails Qatar campus approach to ‘situated learning’
Strategy highlights new era of inquiry into optimal learning conditions.

$21,500 raised by medical students in head shave event
First-years support gastrointestinal cancer research. View Slideshow

Haskayne professor receives Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal
Bob Page honored by Royal Canadian Geographical Society.

Undergrad felt ‘really pulled’ to investigate nervous system
Markin researcher makes strides studying newly discovered enzyme.

Campus Connection

Educating spaces: Learn about next changes for Education Tower
Campus community invited to information session Feb. 28.

‘U Make a Difference’ looks for top campus contributors
Deadline March 20 to submit nominations for annual awards.

West campus project team hosts open houses March 6-7
Events scheduled for campus, Varsity, University Heights.

Newsmakers

Feb. 25
CBC Calgary
Inquiry hears 'clear evidence' of patient queue-jumping

Feb. 25
Calgary Herald
Student loan writeoffs reach $540 million, with another 44,000 going unpaid

Feb. 23
Calgary Herald
Prairie droughts threaten to become more intense, last longer, expert warns

Feb. 22
Calgary Herald
Fortney: Cheeky ‘Crotches Kill’ ad campaign gets to heart of issue, experts argue

Feb. 21
Avenue
Big Idea: Post-secondary degrees with the best career prospects

Events

Today
» Mid-Century Icons: Architectural Photography from the Panda Collection
» Recyclemania
» Royal College of Art Exchange Exhibition: So pass away old timers, one by one
» Department of Psychology Research Seminar Series
» AUPE Local 52 Chapter 3 (Specialist/Advisor) AGM
» Poetry as Journey through Experience
» Science Cafe - Health Bones and Joints: New strategies for maintaining your mobility

Feb. 27
» Mid-Century Icons: Architectural Photography from the Panda Collection
» Recyclemania
» Royal College of Art Exchange Exhibition: So pass away old timers, one by one
» The Archaeology Department Noon Hour Lecture Series
» Biostatistics/SAGE Seminar Series - Winter 2013
» 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
» Royal College of Art Exchange Exhibition: So pass away old timers, one by one
» Slam! Introduction à la poésie orale
» Performing Consent in ‘Not a Love Story’

March 1
» Recyclemania
» 15th Annual Graduate Strategic Studies Conference
» Royal College of Art Exchange Exhibition: So pass away old timers, one by one
» Ariane Mnouchkine: Théâtre, passions et collaborations
» 2013 Visiting Artist and Scholar Lecture Series presents: Caitlind r.c. Brown & Wayne Garrett
» FSC Book Study
» Archery and Social Memory in Sixteenth-Century England
» The language of literature
» Kathak Dance by Sudeshna Maulik
» The Armoured Warrior: Military Technology and Armour in New Kingdom Ancient Egypt

March 2
» Recyclemania
» 15th Annual Graduate Strategic Studies Conference
» 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
» LEARN – Leadership Education Academic Research Network
» 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
» Studying Russian Religion since the Collapse of Communism
» Pop-ups Workshop with International Visiting Artist Thomas Martin
» "It's a Girl" Documentary Screening - Social Work Week Event

March 6
» Recyclemania
» Indigenous Research Seminar Series
» Paper Engineering with International Visiting Artist Thomas Martin
» A Closer Look at the HPC Behind Multiscale Theory and Modeling
» Neoliberalism and the Limits of the Human: Rawi Hage's Cockroach
» Quorum Information Session
» Design Matters with Nader Tehrani
» Film Screening of "Status Quo? The Unfinished Business of Feminism in Canada"
» An evening with Dr. Hajela - addiction specialist

March 7
» Recyclemania
» Marc Angenot: The Conspiratorial Mind
» AIHS Science in the Cinema presents: The Necessities of Life

March 8
» Recyclemania
» 2013 Visiting Artist and Scholar Lecture Series Presents: International Artist Thomas Martin
» FSC Book Study
» Eyes High on Research: A Public Lecture Series, Winter 2013
» Pinocchio, Collodi and the making of a nation
» Intro to Screenwriting & Acting : NUTV Greenlite Workshop III

March 9
» Recyclemania
» Songs for Canada: A Musical Homage

March 10
» Recyclemania

March 11
» Recyclemania

More events:
www.ucalgary.ca/events

More Dinos events:
www.godinos.com