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Environmental Design student Elizabeth Daniels and associate professor David Monteyne worked together to help source, choose, and display images around campus. Photos by Riley Brandt, University of Calgary

Faculty of Environmental Design student Elizabeth Daniels and associate professor David Monteyne worked together to help source, choose, and display images around campus. Photos by Riley Brandt, University of Calgary 

Photo installations across campus provide windows into university's past History project uses archival photos and stories to show 50 years of transformation: Download a map and take a walking tour
In memoriam: Jane Kelley, Professor Emeritus, Faculty of Arts Campus flag at half-mast today; memorial service set for Saturday
Graduate Students' Association swears in new executive board Meet the 2016-17 members working to improve the graduate student experience on campus
Alberta's deputy minister of health calls on public health researchers for expertise O’Brien Institute researchers asked to help government find ways to keep spending down while improving care
Werklund grad students launch open access grad journal Emerging Perspectives is a student-run publication that showcases education-related research
U Voices: Should bystanders to Ezekiel Stephan's illness be prosecuted? Juliet Guichon and Ian Mitchell, Cumming School of Medicine, writing for CBC Calgary

Research

A new study from the University of Calgary’s Cumming School of Medicine, lead by Kathleen Chaput, PhD (right), adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Paediatrics, found that among new moms experiencing breastfeeding difficulties — like Emma Stuart Campbell and her son Finn — those who received positive breastfeeding support were less likely to experience post-partum depression. Photo by Riley Brandt, University of Calgary

A new study from the University of Calgary’s Cumming School of Medicine, lead by Kathleen Chaput, PhD (right), adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Paediatrics, found that among new moms experiencing breastfeeding difficulties — like Emma Stuart Campbell and her son Finn — those who received positive breastfeeding support were less likely to experience post-partum depression. Photo by Riley Brandt, University of Calgary

Quality of breastfeeding support impacts moms' mental health, study shows Cumming School’s Kathleen Chaput finds new moms who received positive breastfeeding advice were less prone to post-partum depression
Prof brings a passion for people to the design of socially inclusive cities Sasha Tsenkova only Canadian panellist invited to speak at global conference
Immune cells in organ cavities essential to fast tissue repair, study finds Postdoctoral scholar Jing Wang finds macrophages patrol organ cavities, at the ready to initiate repair on damaged organs
Researcher seeks new treatments for childhood diseases by studying mitochondria Cumming School’s Timothy Shutt awarded CFI funding to advance understanding of childhood conditions
Leading scholars at Congress 2016 to speak on rethinking grad education Symposium on May 31 looks at how creative PhD research can prepare grad students for careers beyond academia
Simulator helps train future eye doctors at University of Calgary Ophthalmology residents at Cumming School use virtual reality device to practise eye surgery procedures

U in the News

Apr. 27 2016
CBC Homestretch audio Aritha van Herk on her 2016 Lecture of a Lifetime Aritha van Herk, Faculty of Arts
Apr. 28 2016
CBC News video Do fracking activities cause earthquakes?... David Eaton, Faculty of Science
Apr. 27 2016
Calgary Herald Human Performance Lab at University of Calgary... Glenda McNeil, Kathryn Schneider, Faculty of Kinesiology
Apr. 27 2016
CTV Calgary video Scientists and students take education to... Matthew Patrick, Faculty of Science; Hailee Turpin, Schulich School of Engineering
Apr. 27 2016
Metro Calgary University of Calgary turns 50: Take a look back... Aritha Van Herk, Faculty of Arts
Apr. 26 2016
Calgary Herald Wild Things: Forum to explore life with animals... Caroline Loewen, Shelley Alexander, Faculty of Arts
Apr. 27 2016
BBC Future How a woman trapped in her body 'spoke... Walter Glannon, Faculty of Arts
Apr. 26 2016
CTV News 'It's like a religion:' Experts... Juliet Guichon, Cumming School of Medicine
Apr. 26 2016
CTV Calgary video U of C study addresses link between breastfeeding... Katie Chaput, Cumming School of Medicine

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University of Calgary co-hosts conference on diversity and human rights Speakers will discuss impacts of sexual violence, Black Lives Matter activism, and more, on post-secondary campuses
Attend an open house and share your ideas on future of campus Events May 25 and 26 allow university stakeholders to weigh in on long-range development plans
Workshop covers mental health resiliency during economic downturn University of Calgary and community agencies host seminar series for displaced oil and gas workers
Margaret Atwood to speak at Congress 2016: Why compassion? Why now? Renowned writer's participation in multidisciplinary discussion on May 29 part of Faculty of Nursing event