University of Calgary

July 4, 2013

Southern Alberta Flood

Ready to volunteer? High River needs helping hands
Call for assistance grows louder as residents return to flood-stricken town.

Dozens of students answer call for help at aid lineups
Nursing, Medicine volunteers support southern Albertans waiting at Fund Distribution Centres.

Stampede

Reminder: Watch for our float in Stampede parade tomorrow
Event starts downtown at 9 a.m. Friday.

Research

Artificial intelligence used to tackle quantum-world problem
Researchers ‘teach’ supercomputer how to devise quantum measurements.

Haskayne program helps arts groups negotiate slippery world of marketing
Research shows effectiveness of audits for cultural organizations.

News

Haskayne announces largest academic hire in a decade
School of Business boosts expertise in leadership and entrepreneurship.

‘2013 Eco Move-Out’ succeeds at slashing waste by almost 50%
Students moving out of residence divert over 6,000 kilograms from landfill.

University start-up celebrates 30 years of suicide prevention
LivingWorks a success story in commercialization.

Campus Connection

Tuition Support deadline near for summer 2013 session
Open to eligible faculty, staff.

Dinos in Action

Twelve Dinos ready to compete on international stage
2013 Summer Universiade begins Saturday in Kazan, Russia.

Newsmakers

July 3/Metro Calgary
University of Calgary needs $12M to improve directions around campus
Bob Ellard, Vice-President (Facilities Management and Development)

July 3/Calgary Herald
Busting out the latest beer belly remedies and research
Tom Keenan, Faculty of Environmental Design

July 3/National Post
Abolish the Senate, then reform it
Ted Morton, School of Public Policy

July 3/Fairview Post
North Peace Animal Hospital welcomes new employee
Megan Beal, Alumni

July 3/Calgary Herald
Four dome concerts cancelled for stampede
Brian Rusted, Faculty of Arts

July 3/Sicamous Eagle Valley News
Forever Young Run 2013 raises funds for scholarships
Brian Collins and Joah Atkinson Memorial Scholarship

July 2/Government of Alberta
Alberta flood stories
Submitted by Calgary-Varsity MLA Donna Kennedy-Glans