University of Calgary

January 11, 2013

News

Summer jobs program launched
Minister Ted Menzies comes to campus to kick off student job initiative.

Pair selected for entrepreneurial boot camp
Third-year engineering students part of The Next 36 for 2013.

Advancing technological innovation
Computer science professor named as fellow in the IEEE.

Weaving computers into our everyday fabric
Professor recognized for his contributions to ubiquitous computing.

Project Engage
Creating opportunities for instructors to learn from one another.

UCVM works with community to the benefit of all
Instructor helps perform first procedure of its kind in Calgary.

Campus Connection

IT dedication to network renewal
Phase one of campus network upgrade completed successfully.

University raises more than $354,000 for United Way
Message to the campus community from the co-chairs of the campaign.

Dance icon Peggy Baker returns
Famed Alberta native to present coalesce and armour and work with dance students.

Newsmakers

Jan. 10
The Globe and Mail
Another mission? First, apply lessons from Afghanistan

Jan. 9
National Post
Jean-Sébastien Rioux: First Nations and federal government have compromised before, they can do it again

Jan. 8
Calgary Herald
1st Street Underpass designer: A man of letters

Jan. 8
Calgary Herald
Dinos hockey coaches can be proud of running one of the best NHL workout sessions around

Jan. 8
CBC
Drones fly over Calgary snapping photos

Jan. 4
WIRED Magazine
Dinosaurs may have shaken their tail feathers to woo mates

Events

Today
» Borges: The Poetic of the Absent Text
» Faculty and Research: New way to search? What can we learn?
» University of Calgary Operetta Company Presents: Children of Eden

Jan. 12
» University of Calgary Operetta Company Presents: Children of Eden
» Northern Exposure
» Northern Exposure

Jan. 14
» LEARN – Leadership Education Academic Research Network
» Fair Copy? The Creation of a New Perspective on Innovation
» Co-op Skate-to-Win

Jan. 15
» Voices in Law
» The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour

Jan. 16
» Faculty of Nursing Information Session: Research Contracts
» Arctic Speaker Series-Kenneth Jones: Foxe Basin: Canada's "Cartographic Backwater"
» Industries of Angkor Project: Material Production and the Decline of the Khmer Empire (11th to 15th centuries CE), Cambodia
» The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
» Getting Naked Experiment

Jan. 17
» Bachelor of Education Information Sessions
» Sigma Xi Seminar - Chins, thumbs and eyebrows: adaptationism in human evolution
» “For thanne his lyf is set in sikernesse”: Secular Chaucer and The Merchant’s Tale
» How does Google google? The math behind the internet
» ISEEE 2013 Distinguished Speakers Series - Choosing our Energy Future
» The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour

Jan. 18
» Eyes High on Research: A Public Lecture Series, Winter 2013
» Media, Networks and Movements in 1940s Science Fiction Fan Culture
» Mathematics of Planet Earth: A Computational Mathematician Combusts: Simulation of in-situ Combustion for Heavy Oil Recovery
» Hispanic Poetry in Calgary
» The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
» Professional Series: coalesce and armour

Jan. 19
» NUTV's Makeup & SFX Workshop
» The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
» Professional Series: coalesce and armour

Jan. 20
» The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour

Jan. 21
» Co-op Skate-to-Win
» Panel on Homelessness: Bringing Many Perspectives to Bear on a Human Tragedy
» Panel on Homelessness
» University of Calgary Happening Festival of New Music and Media
» Michael Blake's Variety Hour

Jan. 22
» Communication and Culture Colloquium - Dr. Charlene Elliott, University of Calgary
» Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Élysée Treaty: A vision for the future
» TELUS Spark Science Café: Healthy Brain Aging
» 2013 RBC Concerto Competition

Jan. 23
» Information Session for the CIHR Open Operating Grant: March 2013 Competition
» Women Leaders Speaker Series - Leadership in Spirituality
» Design Matters with Richard Thieme
» University of Calgary Happening Festival of New Music and Media

Jan. 24
» University of Calgary Happening Festival of New Music and Media

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