University of Calgary

May 9, 2013

News

Hundreds on hand to celebrate exceptional contributions of faculty and staff
Peer awards and service pins presented at annual recognition event. View Slideshow

Faculty of Medicine celebrates Class of 2013 Aye-Ayes
Graduates named after one of world’s ugliest creatures.

Human impact on natural world underestimated, study finds
New research on human influence in ecosystems set to inform conservation efforts.

One Economics PhD’s journey from classroom to multiple job offers
Jevan Cherniwchan stands out in competitive job market.

Campus Connection

PhD candidate seeks nationwide funding for post-docs with disabilities
Visually impaired grad student determined to help others overcome barriers.

Dinos in Action

Remembering Daniel Lamola
Football community, family, friends invited to memorial service Friday on campus.

Newsmakers

May 8/Metro Calgary
Alberta bans peewee bodychecking, support for move grows across Canada
Brian Benson, Faculty of Medicine

May 8/Calgary Sun
Ban on body-checking at peewee level smartest course of action to protect kids
Winne Meeuwisse, Faculty of Kinesiology

May 8/Metro Calgary
Calgary’s Glenbow Museum appoints Livingstone as full-time CEO
Donna Livingstone, Libraries and Cultural Resources

May 8/Calgary Herald
Calgary playwright’s solo show Badger finds its place on the stage
Andrew Torry, Alumni
Clem Martini, Faculty of Arts

May 7/Globe and Mail
Research council’s makeover leaves Canadian industry setting the agenda

May 7/Hult Daily FusionE
Solar house becomes permanent research facility at University of Calgary
Dru Marshall, provost and vice-president (academic)