University of Calgary

March 20, 2013

News

University of Calgary to freeze senior leadership salaries
Decision in response to current fiscal situation in Alberta.

Reminder: 1st Budget Town Hall meeting on Thursday
Attend Mac Hall A or watch a live webcast. (note location change)

University to host summer school for Canada’s best and brightest
Shad Valley program gives high school students a taste of post-secondary life.

Microbiologist is Canada’s 2nd Greatest Know-it-All
Researcher competes in Discovery Channel reality show.

Faculty of Law honours teaching excellence and outstanding supporters
Jonnette Watson Hamilton, Bill Smith singled out for their work.

Campus Connection

Student group hosts World Water Week events
Events tied to global awareness of water management.

Attention, students: Annual survey seeks your input
Enter to win gift certificates to university bookstore.

Turn off the power, and help our university win
Alberta campuses take part in Earth Hour challenge.

Newsmakers

March 19
Metro Calgary
University of Calgary president says student enrolment won’t be impacted by budget

March 19
Financial Post
Jack Mintz: End grants, loopholes

March 19
Metro Calgary
University of Calgary revives program for high-achieving high-schoolers

March 19
iPolitics
Is Canada sending mixed messages on cyber security?

March 19
Chronicle Herald
Law students weigh evidence at forum

Events

Today
» Recyclemania
» One Hour No Power- Take the pledge and help our university win!
» The Archaeology Department Noon Hour Lecture Series
» Using MATLAB on WestGrid systems
» Getting to the Strategic Yes
» Student Information Session for Blue Lake GEOG 391: Geographic Field Studies Course
» Biostatistics/SAGE Seminar Series - Winter 2013
» 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
» Sigma Xi Seminar - Stellar explosions and the origin of the elements
» Drums for Diversity, Voices for Change 2013
» 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
» Moral Responsibility and Free Will Miniconference
» 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
» John Ware Reimagined Part 2
» 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

April 2
» Department of Psychology Research Seminar Series
» Taking Flight: A Festival of Student Work

More events:
www.ucalgary.ca/events

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