University of Calgary

June 3, 2013

Research

Researchers explore use of forestry, agriculture byproducts to help cut oil sands greenhouse gasses
Grant supports development of promising activated biocarbon products.

News

Faculty of Science Excellence Awards celebrate depth and breadth
Recognition in 13 areas of teaching, research, outreach.

University helps celebrate official opening of The Bow
Panel discussion on role of art and architecture in city-building.

Campus Connection

Reminder: President Cannon hosts town hall today to share results of 2013 engagement survey
Attend event at Mac Hall A at 10 a.m. or view live webcast.

Get moving, the National Commuter Challenge is back!
Ditch driving alone, see the impact, win prizes.

Something for everyone during Earth Month
University community celebrated international Earth Day with month-long series of events.

Newsmakers

June 3/National Post
Hayley Wickenheiser, Christine Sinclair have much in common
Hayley Wickenheiser, Faculty of Kinesiology

June 2/Toronto Sun
Calgary's Riza Santos officially crowned Miss Universe Canada after losing due to technical glitch Watch Video
Riza Santos, Schulich School of Engineering

June 1/Calgary Herald
Claims that Canada loses billions in oil revenue are bogus, economists say
Michal Moore, Faculty of Arts

June 1/Metro Calgary
University of Calgary researchers look into teleconferencing play for kids
Kody Dillman, Faculty of Science

June 1/Montreal Gazette
The Middleton Touch: Is Kate prompting a baby boomlet?
Kevin McQuillan, Faculty of Arts

May 31/24 Hours Vancouver
Pipeline prosperity Watch Video
Frank Atkins, Faculty of Arts

May 31/Troy Media
Pity poor little Alberta
Phil Elder, Faculty of Environmental Design

May 31/Globe and Mail
B.C. says ‘No’ to Northern Gateway on concerns over oil spills
Michal Moore, Faculty of Arts

May 31/Calgary Herald
Artists explain their vision for Bow building and sculpture
Nancy Pollock-Ellwand, Faculty of Environmental Design

Events

Today
» Seussical

June 2
» Commuter Challenge
» Advances in Stable Isotope Techniques and Applications (ASITA-2013)
» Apollo Sings! Music that Soars! with Mary Hamm, Clarinet

June 3
» Commuter Challenge
» Advances in Stable Isotope Techniques and Applications (ASITA-2013)

June 4
» Commuter Challenge
» Advances in Stable Isotope Techniques and Applications (ASITA-2013)
» The Wizard of Oz
» The Intersection of Art and Architecture in City Building

June 5
» Commuter Challenge
» Advances in Stable Isotope Techniques and Applications (ASITA-2013)
» The Wizard of Oz

June 6
» Commuter Challenge
» Retirement Reception for Wayne McCready
» What's New About Translational Medicine? Where is the Laboratory Now?
» Showcase of the Arts

June 7
» 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
» CONTRASTS: Kiwanis Rose Bowl Winners

June 8
» 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

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

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