University of Calgary

September 4, 2013

Welcome Class of 2017

And they’re off! Journey begins for thousands of new undergrads
Induction Ceremony for Class of 2017.

Orientation Week welcomes Class of 2017
Follow University of Calgary events in photos, social media.
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ucalgarycares Day of Service ‘a great experience’ for first-year students
Volunteers head out Friday to help community groups.

Research

University research team’s new approach enhances quantum-based secure communication
New ‘quantum key distribution’ system safeguards secrets, works in real world.

News

Law alumna uses education and experience in role with Alberta Energy Regulator
Cecilia Low brings broad background to position of  hearing commissioner.

Campus Connection

Stirring images of women surviving war featured in photo exhibit opening Thursday
Mariatu Kamara to speak at campus reception about human cost of civil war.

Education panel answers question: ‘What the heck is sepsis?’
Evening of Science set for TELUS Spark on Sept. 13.

Newsmakers

Sept. 3/CBC Calgary
First day for Calgary teacher Watch Video
Thomas Story, Alumnus

Sept. 3/Calgary Eyeopener
No Impact Man (audio interview)
Colin Beavan, Induction Guest Speaker, Common Reading Program

Sept. 3/Calgary Herald
Lamenting the demise of a traditional education
Barry Cooper, Faculty of Arts

Sept. 3/Legal Feeds
BD&P founder was business leader and philanthropist
James Palmer, Former Chancellor

Sept. 3/Calgary Herald
Light could be used to restore heart to proper beat
Patrick Boyle, Alumnus

Sept. 3/Calgary Herald
Dinos star quarterback Dzwilewski won’t require surgery on broken right foot
Eric Dzwilewski, Andrew Buckley, Jimmy Underdahl, Dinos

Sept. 3/Calgary Herald
Robots to romp at Calgary technology showcase
Rachael L'Orsa, Schulich School of Engineering

Sept. 2/Global Calgary
Back to school after flooding  Watch Video
Michael Zwiers, Faculty of Education