University of Calgary

June 10, 2013

Convocation

Hayley Wickenheiser nets another goal: a degree
Earning degree a life-long aspiration for famous hockey star.

Two Faculty of Social Work graduate students to receive posthumous degrees
Families of Margo Husby, Susan Wells to attend convocation ceremonies today.

Perfection. Kinesiology graduate excelled in the classroom, on the track
Bridget Pyke earns Gold Medal for highest distinction in scholarship.

Northern exposure shapes the lens of two architecture grads
Convocating students develop passion for how humans want to live.

Julie Payette, Raymond Moriyama receive honorary degrees
Celebrating convocation, recognizing excellence and inspiring today’s graduates.

News

University offers full employee assistance program to postdocs
Access to LifeWorks brings paradigm shift in postdoctoral experience.

Campus Connection

Making plans for Stampede? Add these key university events to your calendar
President’s Barbecue among festivities planned before, during Stampede Week.

Preview the Updated Master Plan for West Campus Development Trust
Working to achieve a complete, vibrant and sustainable community that enhances the university experience.

Newsmakers

June 10/CTV News
Poll reveals Canadians’ misunderstandings about stroke Watch Video
Sean Dukelow, Faculty of Kinesiology

June 8/Calgary Herald
Boom in diploma exam tutoring raises questions
Mike Beland, Faculty of Arts

June 7/CBC Player
Making anew my home (audio interview)
Mathew Zachariah, Faculty of Education

June 7/Windsor Star
Canada suspends military operations near disputed Hans Island
Rob Huebert, Faculty of Arts

June 7/Calgary Herald
Promising engineer’s innovative research defies disability
Taylor Oetelaar, Schulich School of Engineering
Lisa Hughes, Faculty of Arts

June 7/Globe and Mail
Do business incubators give startups a leg up?
Peter Garrett, Innovate Calgary

June 6/Metro Calgary
Post-secondary cuts put Calgary facilities at risk
Bob Ellard, Vice-President, Facilities Management and Development

Events

Today
» Commuter Challenge
» What's New About Translational Medicine? Where is the Laboratory Now?
» 23rd Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society for Brain, Behaviour, and Cognitive Science
» Gotta Dance 2013
» Hindustani Vocal & Sitar Concert

June 9
» What's New About Translational Medicine? Where is the Laboratory Now?
» 23rd Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society for Brain, Behaviour, and Cognitive Science
» HOPE in Benefit of the Alberta Children's Hospital

June 10
» Connect with NSERC: Community Engagement Session
» June Convocation
» June Convocation

June 11
» June Convocation
» Reception Honouring Stuart McLean / 2013 Honorary Degree Recipient
» June Convocation
» South Korean Ambassador's Lecture on Partnership between Korea and Canada
» Reception Honouring Emőke J.E. Szathmáry / 2013 Honorary Degree Recipient
» Korean Movie - Masquerade
» A Teacher's Legacy

June 12
» June Convocation
» Reception Honouring Denise Clarke / 2013 Honorary Degree Recipient
» June Convocation
» Honorary Guest: Dr. Rudolph Marcus (1992 Chemistry Nobel Prize Winner)
» Are We Ready for Public-Driven Health Care in Canada?

June 13
» June Convocation
» June Convocation
» How to build successful corporate partnerships with Aboriginal communities

June 14
» June Convocation
» New Talent Singing Awards Calgary Audition 2013

June 18
» Virtual Biomedical Instrumentation And Signal Processing
» 60th Anniversary of June 17, 1953 (East German Uprising)

June 19
» ULTRASONOGRAPHIC LIVER IMAGE CLASSIFICATION

June 20
» Beyond a Distant Shore (and 2nd Annual Silent Auction)

June 21
» Retirement Reception in honour of Dr. Geoffery Simmins
» Stomp and Swoosh

More events:
www.ucalgary.ca/events

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