University of Calgary

June 14, 2013

Convocation

BComm grad raises the bar for student involvement at Haskayne
Carol Yan: ‘Don’t wait for opportunities to come to you’.

Rick George receives honorary degree; Michael Maher awarded Order of University
Celebrating convocation, recognizing excellence and inspiring today’s graduates.

Day 4 of 2013 convocation, in photos and social media
Highlights of graduation ceremonies at University of Calgary. View Slideshow

News

University scores hat trick in national engineering awards
Engineers Canada celebrates profession’s positive impacts.

Tireless community leadership earns two profs Calgary Awards
Eldon Smith, Mary O’Brien celebrated for contributions to city.

Van Herk adds Lieutenant Governor Distinguished Artist Award to her mantel
Professor inspired to translate Alberta for Albertans.

University hosts international experts on using natural ‘tracers’
19th annual Advances in Stable Isotope Techniques and Application workshop.

Campus Connection

Update on renovation and construction projects
Jack Simpson Gym running track re-opens, traffic redirected for future Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning.

Newsmakers

June 14/Calgary Herald
Digital technology touted as boon for health care
Marinho Moreira, Faculty of Science
Frank Maurer, Faculty of Science
Theodore Hellman, Faculty of Science

June 13/Metro Calgary
Alberta culture minister urges Calgary universities to ‘rethink’ arts program cuts

June 13/Metro Calgary
Hundreds evacuated from University of Calgary due to gas leak

June 13/CTV Calgary
Looking at depression Watch Video
Kristen Newman, Faculty of Arts
Veronica Kiryanova, Faculty of Arts

June 13/Calgary Herald
Majority of Alberta millionaires are self-made: BMO
Chad Saunders, Haskayne School of Business

June 13/City News Toronto
Terror report says al-Qaida, homegrown extremism are key threats to Canada
Michael Zekulin, Faculty of Arts

June 12/Global Calgary
New U of C west campus community Watch Video
James Robertson, West Campus Development Trust

June 5/Globe and Mail
‘Top 20 Under 20’ recognizes young Canadians making a difference
Michael Smith, Faculty of Education

In Memoriam

Danielle Kendall, Student, Schulich School of Engineering
Campus flag at half-mast today.