University of Calgary

March 15, 2013

News

University receives $2.9 million from federal government for four researchers
Scientist who looks at cancer and premature aging among Canada Research Chairs announced.

University leaders’ sporting efforts recognized with Diamond Jubilee medals
Promoting sport earns two university executives top honours.

In profile: University architect focuses on people first
Role aligns resources with campus vision of people places.

Spotlight on Sustainability: Urban planner Bev Sandalack
Helping students shift the paradigm in community planning.

Texas dinner marks milestone for International Energy Lawyers Program
Executives from leading energy, legal firms meet with law faculties from Calgary and Houston.

Campus Connection

Know someone who’s making a difference? Tell us by March 20!
Student experience key part of ‘U Make a Difference.’

No quick fixes in education policy reform, expert says
Allan Luke on campus to share expertise in creating successful education systems.

Dinos in Action

CIS Preview: Dinos set to face Ravens in quarter-final match-up
Women’s basketball squad ranked 5th heading into championship.

Newsmakers

March 15
Calgary Herald
Canada hypocritical on Internet freedom, says expert

March 14
Edmonton Journal
Hundreds of Edmonton post-secondary students expected to rally Friday against education cuts

March 14
Maclean’s
What students are talking about today (March 14th)

March 14
CBC Calgary
U of C student rep wins election on puppy platform

March 14
Phys.org
Dinosaur-era climate change study suggests reasons for turtle disappearance

March 13
Time
Helmets and mouthguards don’t prevent concussions

March 11
Science Daily
No good evidence that mouthguards and helmets ward off concussion

Events

Today
» Recyclemania
» One Hour No Power- Take the pledge and help our university win!
» Communication and Culture Colloquium - Dr. Thierry Giasson, Université Laval
» Peace Potluck
» FSC Book Study
» Opera as political defiance?: Viktor Ullmann’s The Emperor of Atlantis
» Deadline: Eco Photo Contest ~ NUTV Greenlite Arts Festival
» Pacific Institute of Math Sciences Voyageur colloquium
» Registration deadline: Call for Participants ~ NUTV 48hr Eco Film Challenge
» 2013 Honors Symposium Inauguration: Guest Speaker Bianca Scheirer Performs
» The Moral Arc of Science: How Science Has Bent the Arc of the Moral Universe Toward Truth, Justice, Freedom, & Prosperity
» The 4th Annual Coming Out Monologues
» Mainstage Dance

March 16
» Recyclemania
» One Hour No Power- Take the pledge and help our university win!
» Rhizomatic Ands: English Honors Symposium 2013
» Johnny Summers Piano Sessions CD Release
» Discoveries in our Celestial Neighbourhood
» Mainstage Dance

March 17
» Recyclemania
» One Hour No Power- Take the pledge and help our university win!

March 18
» Recyclemania
» One Hour No Power- Take the pledge and help our university win!
» Arts & Science National Co-op & Internship Week
» Israel and Iran: Understanding the Looming Crisis
» The 2012-13 Merv Leitch, QC Memorial Lecture
» ISEEE EES Seminar Series talk by John Hankins

March 19
» Recyclemania
» One Hour No Power- Take the pledge and help our university win!

March 20
» Recyclemania
» One Hour No Power- Take the pledge and help our university win!
» Using MATLAB on WestGrid systems
» Biostatistics/SAGE Seminar Series - Winter 2013
» Student Information Session for Blue Lake GEOG 391: Geographic Field Studies Course
» Behind the Olympics: Can Sport and Play Make a Difference for Children in Developing Countries?
» Nested Landscapes: Ecological and Ideological Influences on Late Prehistoric Site Patterning in Southern Alberta

March 21
» Recyclemania
» One Hour No Power- Take the pledge and help our university win!
» Drums for Diversity, Voices for Change 2013
» Sigma Xi Seminar - Stellar explosions and the origin of the elements
» Department of Economics Distinguished Lecture
» Arts & Science National Co-op & Internship Week
» CMLC Presents on East Village Revitalization Plan

March 22
» Recyclemania
» One Hour No Power- Take the pledge and help our university win!
» Communication and Culture Colloquium - Prof. George Melnyk, University of Calgary
» World Water Day Special Event: Film - A Thirsty World
» FSC Book Study
» Market Analysis and Entrepreneur Development
» Theoretical and experimental innovations in bilingualism research
» James Hollis PhD: Stories Told - Stories Untold

March 23
» Recyclemania
» One Hour No Power- Take the pledge and help our university win!
» From Up There Down

March 24
» Recyclemania
» Seven Last Words from the Cross

March 25
» Recyclemania
» Calgary Society for Mediterranean Studies Public Lecture
» John Ware Reimagined Part II – A Staged Reading with Music, Image and Vignette
» Hutchinson Andrew Trio with Lily String Quartet

March 26
» Recyclemania
» Department of Psychology Research Seminar Series
» Farming, Foraging, and the Fed-up Co-op: Food Security and the Back-to-the-land Movement
» Engaging New Ideas in Education with Dr. Shibao Guo
» Clean Bin Challenge Wrap Up & Doc Screening of "No Impact Man"

March 27
» Recyclemania
» Interdisciplinary Students in Aging Research Symposium
» Everything But the Kitchen Sink: Large-scale, Mixed-method Design and the Making of Educational Policy
» White Systems, Deficit Talk and Indigenous School Reform: A Glimmer at the End of the Tunnel
» Movies That Matter Doc Screening: PAD YATRA ~ A Green Oddyessy

March 28
» Recyclemania
» 2013 Libin Research Day
» Holy Thursday Celebration

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