University of Calgary

June 6, 2013

Research

Researchers begin tests of ‘living’ biofilters to reduce greenhouse gas emissions
Naturally occurring microscopic organisms could reduce methane from Alberta industries.

News

Killam Annual Professorships awarded to five faculty members
Recipients: John Ferris, William Ghali, Susan Lees-Miller, Robert Oxoby, Keith Sharkey.

In profile: Scholars leading the charge in university’s six strategic research areas
Read about our emerging visionaries in the spring issue of U Magazine.

Campus Connection

Faculty of Medicine gets moving with workplace pedometer challenge
More than 300 sign up for Walk Wholeheartedly, surprising organizers.

Newsmakers

June 5/National Post
How watching American drama Grey’s Anatomy makes Canadians more grateful for the public health system
Kaela Jubas, Faculty of Education

June 5/Calgary Herald
There are secret powers in male sweat
Tom Keenan, Faculty of Environmental Design

June 5/The Gauntlet
Q and A: Dr. Carolyn Emery, a discussion about body checking in peewee hockey
Carolyn Emery, Faculty of Kinesiology

June 5/Calgary Sun
Federal government steps up with $1.8 million for University of Calgary programs
Daniel Muruve, Faculty of Medicine

June 5/Calgary Herald
Children’s hospital to study value of probiotics in fighting stomach flu
Stephen Freedman, Faculty of Medicine

June 5/YMCA Calgary
Celebrating YMCA’s Aboriginal Drop-In Programs and Aboriginal Awareness Week in Calgary
Morgan Retzer-Bowman, Alumni

June 4/TED Ed Lessons
Tracking grizzly bears from space - David Laskin Watch Video
David Laskin, Faculty of Arts

Events

Today
» Commuter Challenge
» What's New About Translational Medicine? Where is the Laboratory Now?
» Retirement Reception for Wayne McCready
» 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

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

June 19
» ULTRASONOGRAPHIC LIVER IMAGE CLASSIFICATION

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