University of Calgary

January 9, 2013

News

Queen of Can-Lit Margaret Atwood named 2013 Distinguished Visiting Writer
MacEwan Ballroom appearance set for Valentine’s Day.

Campus Calgary/Open Minds
Prestigious award for Education grad student’s program linking students, community.

EVDS presents research at Open Building International Congress
Faculty and student recognized at global gathering in Beijing.

Extending Einstein
Researchers demonstrate a new kind of quantum entanglement.

University law blog wins award
ABlawg earns Best Law School Blog for 2012.

Undergrad contributes to research on exercise and brain health
PURE award funding available for May to August.

Campus Connection

In case of emergency
Broadcast testing for the university’s emergency text messaging system will take place on Jan. 15.

Interfaith Award of Excellence
Nominations for this first annual award are open until Jan. 18.

Empowering us in the information age
Computer scientist works to make piles of data more accessible.

Alzheimer Society mural on display in Faculty of Medicine
Unique photo montage honours those affected by dementia.

New tax year
Tax rate changes will appear on Jan. 10 pay statements.

Newsmakers

Jan. 8
The Gazette
End yearly Pap tests: task force

Jan. 7
Globe and Mail
Alberta Innovates – Health Solutions: Cy Frank, MD, FRCSC, Chief Executive Officer

Jan. 7
Calgary Herald
U of C students crusade against drunk driving

Jan. 6
Calgary Herald
New study raises fresh concerns around use of antipsychotics for “disruptive behavior” in children

Jan. 6
National Post
Freezing antimatter could allow scientists to study the strangest stuff in existence: Canadian researcher

Events

Today
» University of Calgary's Research Directions Under the "Eyes High" Initiative
» University of Calgary Operetta Company Presents: Children of Eden

Jan. 10
» Science in the Cinema: The Third Man
» University of Calgary Operetta Company Presents: Children of Eden

Jan. 11
» 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

Jan. 17
» 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
» ISEEE 2013 Distinguished Speakers Series - Choosing our Energy Future
» The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour

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

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
» 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
» 2013 RBC Concerto Competition

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