University of Calgary

July 22, 2013

Southern Alberta Flood

Damage detection expert says flood repairs may take five years
Engineers to play vital role in assessing damage and underground risk.

Flood stories: Devastation of two flooded homes, amazing volunteers, and encouragement from one dog
Story, photos submitted by university staff member.

Campus Connection

Gallagher Library closes for renovations Aug. 6-27
Staff will work from TFDL, make alternative arrangements.

Help available for special, high-volume printing on campus
University renews contract with Xerox to managing printing costs effectively.

Newsmakers

July 21/Calgary Herald
Council gets glimpse of Stadium Shopping Centre facelift plans

July 21/Science Daily
Making big 'Schroedinger Cats': Quantum research pushes boundary by testing micro theory for macro objects
Alex Lvovsky, Christoph Simon, Faculty of Science

July 20/Edmonton Journal
Alberta senator Doug Black is only member of upper chamber to post spending details online

July 19/Calgary Herald
Game a homecoming for former Dinos
Mike Edem, Steven Lumbala, Michael Klassen, Jordan Verdone, Jamahl Knowles, Alumni

July 18/CTV News
Study finds heart attack treatments carry no increased risk for kidney disease patients Video
Matthew James, Merril Knudtson, Faculty of Medicine

July 18/Calgary Herald
U of C prof heads to hackers’ conference in Vegas
Tom Keenan, Faculty of Environmental Design