University of Calgary

May 8, 2013

News

University moves up in world rankings
Improvements seen in seven subject categories of World University Rankings.

Globetrotting inspires medical student to make a difference
Faculty of Medicine graduate brings background in public health to new career.

International chemistry research group tackles ways to minimize impact of heavy oil
University hosts 5th Interamerican Collaboration in Materials Research workshop.

Wavefront, Innovate Calgary join forces to enhance commercialization opportunities for wireless companies
University’s technology transfer entity expands links to Alberta businesses.

Campus Connection

Construction begins on Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning
Pedestrian and vehicular traffic affected by work at old Nickle Museum site.

Digitized interviews with prominent Canadian architects now available
Historic recordings will benefit students and researchers.

Newsmakers

May 8/Calgary Herald
Curb foreign worker program, study urges
Kevin McQuillan, Faculty of Arts, School of Public Policy

May 8/Canadian HR Reporter
Canada should build skilled workforce from within, not rely on TFWP: Report
Kevin McQuillan, Faculty of Arts, School of Public Policy

May 7/CBC
Harper says foreign worker program is being fixed Watch Video
Kevin McQuillan, Faculty of Arts, School of Public Policy

May 8/redOrbit.com
Bone-headed dinosaur is the oldest known pachycephalosaur in North America
Eric Snively, Alumnus

May 7/National Post
B.C. economy stagnates under NDP rule, University of Calgary report warns
Jack Mintz, Faculty of Law, School of Public Policy

May 7/Calgary Herald
Doctor looks beyond treatment to seek cure for heart disorders
Anne Gillis, Faculty of Medicine

May 6/Global Calgary
Woman of Vision: Anne Gillis Watch Video
Anne Gillis, Faculty of Medicine