University of Calgary

March 8, 2013

News

President Cannon ‘surprised, extremely disappointed’ by government budget cutbacks
Town Hall meetings planned as university leaders assess impacts.

Results of 2013 Students’ Union election announced; Raphael Jacob new president
Undergrad voter participation increases by 5%.

Remembering Ethel King-Shaw
First woman professor was always a leader.

University celebrates International Women’s Day
Women’s Resource Centre co-hosts events downtown today.

Campus Connection

Gallery: University honors Emmanuel Jal with 2013 Calgary Peace Prize
Child soldier-turned-hip hop artist electrifies audience. View Slideshow

Marina Endicott to read from novel in progress
Acclaimed author here in Writer-in-Residence exchange.

Newsmakers

March 8
Calgary Herald
Cuts come as shock to advanced education leaders

March 7
CBC Calgary
Educators predict layoffs, school closures following budget

March 7
Globe and Mail
Universities bearing the brunt of Alberta’s slash to education spending

March 8
Calgary Herald
Braid: A budget with pain, without much gain

March 7
Global Calgary
Video: Biggest cut to post-secondary education in 20 years, says student organization

March 7
Calgary Herald
Dinos open nationals by spiking favoured X-Women

March 7
Calgary Herald
Former Dinos captain Kearns returns with San Jose Sharks

Events

Today
» Recyclemania
» History of Medicine Days Conference 2013
» 50th Annual Department of Geography Graduate Research Conference
» 2013 Visiting Artist and Scholar Lecture Series Presents: International Artist Thomas Martin
» Eyes High on Research: A Public Lecture Series, Winter 2013
» FSC Book Study
» Department Economics Seminar Series
» Department of Mathematics & Statistics Colloquium
» Intro to Screenwriting & Acting : NUTV Greenlite Workshop III

March 9
» Recyclemania
» History of Medicine Days Conference 2013
» Women's Leadership Conference
» Women's Resource Centre Awards Ceremony
» Songs for Canada: A Musical Homage

March 10
» Recyclemania

March 11
» Recyclemania
» Aboriginal Awareness Week Opening Ceremonies
» 2013 Paget/Hoy Speakers Series Lecture with Nicole Brossard

March 12
» Recyclemania
» Certificate Course in Patient Safety & Quality Presentation Day
» Greek & Roman Studies Department Seminar
» Screening of Vanishing Point as part of Aboriginal Awareness Week
» Voices in Law
» Writing in Public: A Reading and Talk with Marina Endicott

March 13
» Recyclemania
» The Archaeology Department Noon Hour Lecture Series
» Emeritus Association - Vision and Aging - Part 2
» Biostatistics/SAGE Seminar Series - Winter 2013
» Arctic Speaker Series Stephen Smith "Arctic Seabirds and Climate Change Science"
» How leadership kept Canadian real estate ahead of the game
» The 4th Annual Coming Out Monologues

March 14
» Recyclemania
» Haskayne Co-op Information Session
» Student Entrepreneurship: Opportunities and challenges
» Bachelor of Education Information Sessions
» Voices in Law
» Department of Mathematics & Statistics Colloquium
» Mainstage Dance
» The 4th Annual Coming Out Monologues

March 15
» Recyclemania
» Communication and Culture Colloquium - Dr. Thierry Giasson, Université Laval
» FSC Book Study
» Registration deadline: Call for Participants ~ NUTV 48hr Eco Film Challenge
» Deadline: Eco Photo Contest ~ NUTV Greenlite Arts Festival
» Pacific Institute of Math Sciences Voyageur colloquium
» 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
» Johnny Summers Piano Sessions CD Release
» Discoveries in our Celestial Neighbourhood
» Mainstage Dance

March 17
» Recyclemania

March 18
» Recyclemania
» The 2012-13 Merv Leitch, QC Memorial Lecture
» The Last Days of Latin American Fiction

March 19
» Recyclemania

March 20
» Recyclemania
» Eyes High on Research: A Public Lecture Series, Winter 2013
» Using MATLAB on WestGrid systems
» Nested Landscapes: Ecological and Ideological Influences on Late Prehistoric Site Patterning in Southern Alberta

March 21
» Recyclemania
» Sigma Xi Seminar - Stellar explosions and the origin of the elements

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www.ucalgary.ca/events

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