March 3, 2013
By Casey Blais and Jacob Quinlan
Let's Talk Sustainability
Come out and help shape the future of sustainability on our campus
. Tell us what is important to you, what you like, and what could be done differently. Your feedback will inform the development of the University of Calgary's 2014 - 2019 Institutional Sustainability Plan.
March 7, 2014 from 3 - 6 pm in the RGO Room, Scurfield Hall 465.
Make your voice heard
First and final year students who complete the National Survey of Student Engagement
(NSSE) by March 14 are automatically entered into a draw for a 64 GB mini iPad. NSSE is one of the most important tools we use to enhance our services for you!
Attend the Women's Leadership Conference
Join the second annual Women's Leadership Conference
and advance your leadership skills through interactive sessions delivered by experienced leaders and inspiring alumna.
This event is an excellent opportunity to connect with other women, to share wisdom, and to boost your leadership skills. Seats are limited. Registration closes March 5 at 3 pm.
University of Calgary Leadership (UCL) Program
Leaders are not just the politicians and activists we see in the headlines. Every day, we can find opportunities to take the lead in our own lives and communities. Through the UCL, the university's formal leadership training program
, you can complete certificates in Personal, Team, Community and Organizational Leadership. Workshops are all free, and completion of certificates are recognized on your Co-Curricular Record.
Coming Out Monologues
The Coming Out Monologues YYC are back, and as fabulous as ever. We're excited to offer three unique evenings of performances, each with a diverse selection of spoken word, movement, and musical pieces. Performances will happen March 19, 20 & 21, 2014 at the John Dutton theatre in downtown Calgary.
Hosting the event and providing entertainment are the comedy musical group The Dirrty Show. Proceeds from the monologues will go to the Two-Spirited Youth Group here in Calgary.
Bring your friends, bring your mom, and be a part of one of the most meaningful events of the year. All are welcome. Purchase tickets at comingoutyyc.com.
Calgary International Women's Day 2014
Drop in and celebrate International Women's Day 2014
at the Jack Singer Hall on Thursday, March 6 from 10 - 3 pm.
A community fair will be held throughout the day with representatives from local agencies that will raise awareness on the issues of poverty, violence, and leadership as they relate to women, and empower the community to take action. Mayor Naheed Nenshi will be in attendance for a noon-hour rally.
In order to reserve a free lunch, please contact the International Women's Day committee and let them know how many lunch tickets you would like to reserve. Everyone is welcome to join in celebrating this important day!
Make a video and an iPad could be yours!
Show us what stress means to you for a chance to win an iPad mini! The SU Wellness Centre, in partnership with undergraduate nursing students, invite all University of Calgary students to create a short video about their experiences with stress
Videos can be up to three minutes long and should be fun, creative and showcase the student experience. The contest deadline is April 1 at 11:59 pm MST.
An Afternoon of Financial Wellness
This event features an interactive workshop with budgeting and financial planning advice from Money Mentors, tips from an alumni and information about student loan repayment.
Following the workshop, you will have the opportunity to check in with a ﬁnancial expert for one-on-one financial advice.
Thursday, March 13 in the Loft, MSC 487 from 12 -130 pm (interactive workshop and 2 - 4 pm (financial check-in).