University of Calgary

March 19, 2013

News

Robert Kelly’s new book argues for power of creativity in classroom
Associate prof sets out to transform educational culture.

Ukraine post-secondaries look to partner with University of Calgary
Visit from our international vice-provost sparks interest.

Six students sleeping outside raise awareness, along with $5,678.40
Students go without income, food or shelter to support youth at risk.

Law students learn from an expert about crossing over into politics
Liberal Party Leader Bob Rae speaks to Politics and Law event.

Campus Connection

Education professor to explore politics of education
Shibao Guo speaks on barriers to immigrant transitions in Canada.

Safety first! New workplace safety policy ready for your input
Campus community invited to review draft Occupational Health and Safety Policy.

It’s time to fill out those USRIs
Students begin winter course evaluations this week.

Webcast on Wednesday: Sparking curriculum innovation and renewal
Learn more about new ‘Curriculum Alignment Tool’ developed in Canada.

Newsmakers

March 19
Winnipeg Free Press
Wickenheiser good to go for hockey worlds

March 19
Qatar Tribune
IAB lauds progress of partnership among health bodies in Qatar

March 18
CBC
New VLTs have features to curb problem gambling Watch Video

March 18
CHBC Okanagan
Teens in Canada's manufacturing heartland most wary of foreign takeovers: survey

Events

Today
» 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
» Getting to the Strategic Yes
» 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!
» Sigma Xi Seminar - Stellar explosions and the origin of the elements
» Drums for Diversity, Voices for Change 2013
» Drums for Diversity Voices for Change
» 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!
» Canada’s Junior Equity Market: An International Success Story with Michael Robinson
» 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
» World Water Day Celebration
» James Hollis PhD: Stories Told - Stories Untold

March 23
» Recyclemania
» One Hour No Power- Take the pledge and help our university win!
» 4th Annual Verbatim Colloquium
» 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 2
» 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

March 29
» Recyclemania
» FSC Book Study

March 30
» Recyclemania
» Dance Off for Charity

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