University of Calgary

July 9, 2013

Southern Alberta Flood

Institutions work together to provide a helping hand
University of Calgary helps with loss of office and classroom space.

Research

Sixty new postdocs hired, another 20 positions expected
Q&A update with Naweed Syed, postdoctoral program director.

Online tool helps calculate future depression risk
Health researchers draw on large sample to develop prediction algorithms.

Dinos in Action

Eight recruits to lace up for hockey Dinos in 2013-14
Six spent time in Western Hockey League.

Newsmakers

July 8/Red Deer Advocate
Stung by a pesticide?
Lawrence Harder, Faculty of Science

July 8/Globe and Mail
Study shows nearly half of two-month-olds have flat spots on their heads
Aliyah Mawji, Faculty of Medicine

July 8/The Windsor Star
Criminal past fails to stop fraudster from practising law
Alice Woolley, Faculty of Law

July 7/The Jerusalem Post
Israel to sign research accord with Canada
Elizabeth Cannon, President

July 6/Runner’s World
Live low, train high?
Marc Poulin, Faculty of Medicine

July 5/Calgary Herald
Is there a stigma against big families? These Calgary clans find eight is enough to love
Kelly Schwartz, Faculty of Education

July 3/Tech & Facts
The University of Calgary’s newest solar cruiser
Mico Madamesila, Schulich School of Enginering