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From left: Libin Institute naming donor Alvin Libin, Libin Institute strategic advisory board chair Dr. Eldon Smith, and inaugural Libin Institute director Dr. L. Brent Mitchell.

From left: Libin Institute naming donor Alvin Libin, Libin Institute strategic advisory board chair Dr. Eldon Smith, and inaugural Libin Institute director Dr. L. Brent Mitchell.

Libin Institute translates research and education into medical practice From then to now — a look back at the first decade
Prof. Noseworthy recognized nationally for contributions to health care 2014 recipient of Canadian Institutes of Health Research Barer-Flood Prize for Health Services and Policy Research
U Voices: When you were born affects who you vote for Paul Fairie, Faculty of Arts, writing in the Globe and Mail
Chemists find direct evidence of a rare bond key to catalytic reactions University of Calgary team put the last piece of catalysis puzzle together as they characterize a borane-silane complex
$1M donation to Schulich School of Engineering directly benefits students Alka and Sanjeev Khanna support new scholarship funds and the Engineering Career Centre
Tech startup born in Department of Geomatics sold for $36 million Sale of Trusted Positioning Inc. to NYSE-listed company a vote of confidence in Calgary tech sector

Research

Testing low gravity locomotion on the parabolic flight nicknamed the vomit comet. Photos courtesy of NASA

Testing low gravity locomotion on the parabolic flight nicknamed the vomit comet. Photos courtesy of NASA

Biomechanists search for ways to improve spacesuit mobility Lunar gravity research has applications here on Earth too
Study investigates growing trend of contemplative pedagogy on campus Input sought from all types of educators at the university
New interactive learning tools help students learn organic chemistry Open access websites benefit University of Calgary students and learners from around the world
Research study analyzes best exercise for obese youths Combination of aerobic exercise and resistance training brings strongest results in test
Grad student awarded inaugural Mitochondrial Disease PhD Scholarship MitoCanada launches scholarship to support student research
University of Calgary acts on breach of research integrity Peer review process, internal investigation lead to retraction of published research papers

U in the News

Sep. 30 2014
Calgary Herald U of C bar trains staff in sexual assault... Emily Leedham, Jonah Ardiel, Students' Union;
Sep. 24 2014
New York Times Teenagers and weight loss Ronald Sigal, Cumming School of Medicine
Sep. 29 2014
CTV Calgary video Space suit technology Brent Edwards, Faculty of Kinesiology
Sep. 29 2014
Calgary Sun Calgary Dinos forfeit Week 1 game Blake Nill, Ron Wuotila, Sandra Wigg, Dinos
Sep. 29 2014
ABC Radio National audio The science and benefits of boredom Peter Toohey, Faculty of Arts
Sep. 26 2014
Vancouver Sun Pollution thwarts efforts to restore False Creek... Stefania Bertazzon, Faculty of Arts
Sep. 28 2014
Globe and Mail As Petronas gets cold feet, a policy expert gives... Jennifer Winter, School of Public Policy
Sep. 26 2014
Sep. 26 2014
Best Health Eight sleep stealers to avoid Charles Samuels, Faculty of Kinesiology
Sep. 25 2014
Metro Calgary Calgary Confederation candidates push to get... Matt Grant, Alumnus

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Campus Connection

Researching concussed hockey players and pregnant women Campus community invited to Markin undergrad research symposium on Oct. 9
Renowned conservation architect to speak on campus John Sanday marries computers with cultural heritage
Exploring decarbonization opportunities beyond the oil sands Environmental economist Dave Sawyer to speak at the university Oct. 1
Visiting expert to discuss the effects of burning coal on human health Dr. Alan Lockwood headlines the latest Thought Leaders Forum on Sept. 30