News and Stories
News and stories tracking what your fellow UCalgary Alumni are up to in Calgary and around the world.
Get news and stories from fellow alumni and campus through UCalgary newsletters sent bi-monthly via email and UCalgary Alumni Magazine, published twice yearly in print and online.
UCalgary Alumni News
Catch up and learn more with UCalgary Alumni news and events in your local alumni community
One-of-a-Kind Extraordinary Weekend You Won’t Want to Miss
Sure, you could spend the weekend organizing closets or purging your garage, but why? Instead, we’ve designed a remarkable weekend that’s power-packed with family fun, gastronomical adventures, intellectual punch (we are a university, after all) and other crowd-pleasing favourites. And you’re invited.
Returning to Campus with Kids in Tow
Alumna, author and speaker Joan Chand’oiseau rediscovers what she can do at her alma mater with her family — from an archaeology dig and summer camps to youth-volunteer opportunities.
10 Know-Brainers for Aging
From valuable tips on how to age well to a chance to participate in a randomized trial — UCalgary experts give you the goods on exercise, diet, brain games and more.
Behind the Scenes at Dragons’ Den with UCalgary Alumnus
Arash Hosseini, BComm’13, and partner Ali Asghari braved the Dragons in hopes of propelling their startup, PilotsFriend, into the stratosphere.
Careers in Motion: PK Sound President Jeremy Bridge, BSc (Eng)’05
We chat with the alumnus behind PK Sound about what it’s like to be the speaker company of choice at venues that can require up to 270 speakers.
Careers in Motion: Parenting Pro Judy Arnall, BA’88
We discuss parenting issues with Calgary-based child development specialist and author of two books on non-punitive parenting — Discipline Without Distress and Parenting with Patience.