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October 6, 2010

 
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President Installation day
Watch for a slideshow, video and speech in tomorrow's UToday. To follow the action live, look for the @UCalgary twitter feed and/or watch the ceremony webcast starting at 4 p.m. today on the Installation webpage.

Canada's Foreign Direct Investment Challenge
Dr. Jack Mintz urges Canada to reduce barriers to foreign direct investment in his new paper.

HIV frequently causes brain disease
A 10-year study finds that one in four people with HIV also suffer from brain disease.

Nursing Students Association—Qatar
The University of Calgary—Qatar student body elected a new executive team for the Nursing Students Association-Qatar (NSAQ).

 

Events

Today
> President's Installation Ceremony
> Department of Chemistry: Dr. Chad Mirkin lecture series

October 7
> The cradle and the crossroads: democracy at war
> Department of Chemistry: Dr. Chad Mirkin lecture series
> What was Edmund Spenser complaining about in The Complaints (1591)?

October 8
> Faculty perceptions on learning and teaching at the U of C
> The geometry of space (and time) around us
> Oktoberfest races at the Olympic Oval

October 9
> Terror from the skies! Rothney Astrophysical Observatory open house
> Oktoberfest races at the Olympic Oval

October 10
> A woman among warlord's: struggle for Afghanistan
> Oktoberfest races at the Olympic Oval

October 12
> The Nickle at noon: diogenes lecture

October 13
> WordFest: Cyberpunks Unite!
> Ortszeit - local time: images of German reunification

October 14
> WordFest: Marc Levy et Pascale Quiviger
> WordFest: Office Hours: Industry Insiders
> The role of sound-to-meaning correspondences in word learning
> The Nickle at noon: unravelling the yarns—war rugs and soldiers

October 15
> PeaceTalk: toward a framework of trustbuilding in community


More events: ucalgary.ca/events