University of Calgary

January 17, 2013

News

$3-million boost for student mental health and addictions
University of Calgary receives provincial government funding for new initiatives that will improve student experience, wellness and resiliency.

President Cannon honoured
University president receives Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.

Campus Connection

Chair of Christian Thought takes on homeless problem
Panel invites Calgarians and church groups into the discussion.

How sci-fi fans changed the culture of reading
Professor Will Straw to lecture on 1940s sci-fi culture.

Spotlight on Sustainability: Darren Lund
Helping create a social environment that works for everyone in schools.

Newsmakers

Jan. 16
The Guardian
Speedster on skates

Jan. 15
Avenue Magazine
U of C Professor Releases Book on Why People Can Be Materialistic and Manipulative

Jan. 15
Edmonton Journal
Pipelines to U.S. gulf coast seen as panacea for slumping Alberta oil prices

Jan. 14
The New York Times
This Was Supposed to Be My Column for New Year’s Day

Events

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

Jan. 18
» Eyes High on Research: A Public Lecture Series, Winter 2013
» Media, Networks and Movements in 1940s Science Fiction Fan Culture
» Kerry McKenzie - A Puzzle About Priority in Structuralism
» Perceptual Dialectology in Second Language Learners of German
» 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
» Barriers to Peace
» Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Élysée Treaty: A vision for the future
» Residence Apartment Tours
» 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
» Interested in Reducing Your Utility Bills and Making Your Home Greener?
» Residence Apartment Tours
» 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

Jan. 25
» Marion Nicoll: A Retrospective (exhibition opening)
» Calgary Society for Mediterranean Studies Lecture Event
» Artists Elite International Presents FEARLESS
» University of Calgary Happening Festival of New Music and Media

Jan. 26
» Dance with France Studios presents Little Miss and Mr. Muffet
» Dance with France presents C'est Magnifique!
» Calgary Pro Musica & New Works Calgary present Eighth Blackbird
» University of Calgary Happening Festival of New Music and Media

Jan. 27
» Community Celebration: William Aberhart High School, Holy Cross Collegiate High School and The Calgary Stampede Showband

Jan. 28
» Co-op Skate-to-Win

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