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UCalgary Alumni News
Catch up and learn more with UCalgary Alumni news and events in your local alumni community
Augmented reality – more than just Snapchat filters and Pokémon Go
Alumnus Jeff LaFrenz, BSc’85, MSc’88, is at the helm of this leading-edge technology that’s transforming business, from engineering and construction to medicine and finance.
Careers in Motion: Jordan Flagel, Exec. Director of TREE
This month, our featured alumnus is Jordan Flagel, BA’11, who is currently working in the rainforests of Belize, Guyana and Jamaica. How many people can say they’ve seen a black jaguar in their “office” before?
How alumni are helping spark the Energize campaign
It’s been a stellar year for the University of Calgary’s $1.3 billion Energize campaign — which means it’s been an incredibly transformative year on campus, in Calgary and beyond. We invite you to find illumination and inspiration in the annual edition of our Energize progress report, Campaign 201.
Back to School — But Far, Far Away
An increasing number of university grads are checking out of Calgary and checking in somewhere else. We catch up with three newly minted teachers who are now abroad.
Careers in Motion: Actor-Alumna Jamie Konchak Takes Us Behind the Curtain
She saw Annie the year she was born and, legend has it, Jamie Konchak broke into song, wailing “tomorrow, tomorrow.” The rest, as they say, is history.