University of Calgary

July 26, 2013

Research

After five years, fuel cell research network credited for legacy of inventions
Benefits will continue after windup of SOFC Strategic Research Network.

Research confirms oral rehydration a good choice for kids with diarrhea
University leads Canadian review of clinical trials involving more than 1,800 children.

Gift supports research into innovative teaching and student engagement
Faculty of Education partners with Rozsa Foundation to measure student engagement in middle years.

News

ASTech Foundation announces eight University of Calgary honourees
Prestigious science and technology gala in October to feature leaders in innovation.

School’s in for 155 new medical students this week
Orientation begins on Foothills Campus for Class of 2016.

University alumna takes running challenges to the extreme
Linh Huynh first Canadian woman to run marathons at North Pole, Antarctica.

Math Camp for the love of it
Profs, grad students share advanced mathematical ideas with teenagers.

Dinos in Action

Henré Meyer takes over Dinos field hockey program
Native of South Africa no stranger to University of Calgary.

Newsmakers

July 26/The Globe and Mail
Before giving up on Afghanistan, consider the ‘forgotten war’ – Korea
David Bercuson, Faculty of Arts

July 25/Huffington Post
Economic action plan wrong approach to fight unemployment, report says
Ronald Kneebone, Faculty of Arts
Margarita Gres, The School of Public Policy

July 25/The Gauntlet
Q & A: Dr. Walid Kazziha on the Egyptian revolution and its future
Walid Kazziha, Faculty of Arts

July 24/Global Calgary
‘Downward dog’ helps prostate cancer survivors Watch Video
Lisa Daroux-Cole, Nicole Culos-Reed, Faculty of Kinesiology

July 24/University Affairs
Should you go to graduate school?
Matthew Geddes, Kelly Gallant, Student and Enrolment Services

July 24/Strathmore Standard
Strathmore High student Jonah Zankl receives scholarship
Jonah Zankl, Schulich Leadership Scholarship
Susan Barker, Vice-Provost (Student Experience)
David Johnston, Registrar, Associate Vice-Provost (Enrolment)

July 24/Calgary Herald
Calgary development company target of proxy battle
Ari Pandes, Haskayne School of Business

July 24/Halifax Chronicle Herald
Happy to be the veteran
Rachael McIntosh, Faculty of Arts

In Memoriam

Marguerite Schumacher, First Dean of Nursing
Campus flag at half-mast today.