University of Calgary

May 25, 2012

News

Speech from the Throne
Premier Redford re-iterates commitment for stable funding for post-secondary.

Chemical biology of fossil fuels
Graduate student to present paper at topflight national chemistry conference.

Harnessing the weirdness of quantum mechanics
World-renowned physicist speaks on campus June 11.

Preparing for the Olympics
Check out U Magazine to see how the university family is getting ready for London.

Postcard from Beijing
Katrina Krogstad is learning Chinese at Tsinghua University. View Slideshow

Convocation

Roger Gibbins inspires the next generation of engaged citizens
Visionary for the future of Western Canada to receive honorary degree on June 5.

Vern Kimball and western values
Convocation Speaker for the June 4 afternoon ceremony is leading the Calgary Stampede through its 100th anniversary.

Long road to graduation
Eileen March thankful for her journey.

Giving voice to future generations
Faculty of Social Work graduate dedicated to First Nations and family.

Newsmakers

May 24
CBC News
'Safe' stem cell discovery unveiled in Calgary

May 24
Canada.com
Cheeseburger blues: could high-fat foods be making us depressed

May 24
Calgary Herald
Swimmer Morningstar hoping to do more with less in London

May 23
The Huffington Post
Why Aren't We Building Refineries In Canada? Because It's Too Late, Experts Say