University of Calgary

October 29, 2010

 
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News

Getting a grip on CO2 capture
Canadian researchers 'see' how to capture CO2.

WE INTERRUPT THIS PROGRAM TO BRING YOU A SPECIAL BULLETIN . . .
The University of Calgary celebrates the 72nd anniversary of War of the Worlds broadcast.

The Top 40 connection
Avenue Magazine's Top 40 Under 40 recipients for 2010 shows that members of the U of C community—22 in total—are making a difference.

Recognizing and resolving group trauma
The Faculty of Social Work hosts a two-day symposium on "historical trauma."

Campus Connection

Faculty of Medicine celebrates its 40th anniversary
Festivities kick off today with a Dialogue with the Deans. Past deans will look back at the accomplishments, successes and challenges encountered over the past four decades.

Making October count for kids
Take part in the Graduate Students' Association UNICEF Halloween fundraiser.

Poll

Are you wearing red today?

Yes
No

Every Friday on campus is Red Friday. Wear red to show your support of the Dinos on game day and win prizes. To learn more visit the Red Zone.


Newsmakers

The Globe and Mail
Oct. 25
Study shows use of superglue in chest surgery cuts recovery time in half

CTV
Oct. 24
'Superglue' helps heart patients recover faster: study

Calgary Herald
Oct. 21
Coach issues challenge to Dinos

Calgary Herald
Oct. 21
U of C will fine drivers who let vehicles idle

Calgary Herald
Oct. 21
Volleyball Dinos target this year

BBC
Oct. 16
Qatar's expanding health care system

 

Events

Today
> Faculty of Medicine 40th anniversary
> Galen on mental illness
> The Trews acoustic
> Get your picture taken with WHL's Championship cup
> Observing the evolution of cosmic magnetic fields
> H.G. Wells collection comes to U of C
> Person's Day breakfast

October 29-31
> Long track skating tryouts for Canada's World Cup Team
> Western Canada Philosophical Association 2010 conference

Oct. 29 - Nov. 6
> Play: The Liar

October 30
> The soundscape of modern India
> Sci-fi night at the observatory

November 2
> iS2 Showcase

November 3
> Implications of the US mid-term elections
> Communal violence and diasporic time in M.G. Vassanji's The Assassin's Song and A Place Within

November 4
> Wrongful convictions: the impacts of the accused and on the administration of justice
> Early social cognition in three cultural contexts
> Book Study: Becoming Human by Jean Vanier
> Early social cognition in three cultural contexts
> ISEEE lecture: Bio-fuel and energy security of India
> Latin American documentary film festival

November 5
> Tusaqtuut: Arctic life traditional knowledge-sharing seminar
> ISEEE Experts Series: Carbon capture and storage
> Latin American documentary film festival

November 6
> University of Calgary Open House


More events: ucalgary.ca/events