University of Calgary

April 27, 2009

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Projects make difference in environment and drug manufacturing
Faculty of Science researchers receive more than $11 million in funding from Genome Canada.

Scientist probes mysteries of glacier movement
It is well known that behind a surprising number of scientific discoveries lies an element of chance. University of Calgary Geographer Brian Moorman well remembers the day that serendipity changed the course of his research.

Students find affordable housing solutions for students
With funding through Quality Money, the SU in partnership with the provincial government released their findings of an Inter-Institutional Residence Feasibility Study.



12 p.m. Lunch and Learn: Yoga for Well-Being: Evidence from Cancer Survivors (Space limited; register early)
3 p.m. Storing Geothermal Energy: A Scalable Option for the U.S. & Canada
7 p.m. Floral Photo Ops-Wildflowers of the Canadian Rockies

April 28
> Science Café: Nature Deficit Disorder: Do Our Kids Need Nature?
> Spanish for Reel Film Series: The Red Squirrel

April 29
> Convergence Rocks!
> The Shifting Canadian Political Landscape with Chantal Hébert
> Brain Bee

April 30
> CANCELLED: Round Table Discussion: Canada's Relations with Mexico, and in the Americas
> Science in the Cinema Series: Special free screening of Gattaca
> Registration deadline for Faculty Technology Days (May 5)

May 1
Third annual Social Justice Encounter

May 2
Rothney Astrophysical Observatory Open House