University of Calgary

February 10, 2011

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Nursing benefactor drops by the faculty
Dr. Barrie Strafford dropped by The Brenda Strafford Centre for Excellence in Gerontological Nursing to hear about the accomplishments of faculty and students first-hand.

Practical partnership
The iS² Project announces 25 new business partners and advisors.

Campus Connection

Solar Decathlon open house
Interested in the design and construction of solar powered homes? Meet the U of C’s very own Solar Decathlon Team and ask questions about their space age house.

Dinos in Action

Wear red. Show your Dino pride.
Red Friday–game day–is tomorrow.

Green Scene

Styrofoam a thing of the campus past
Compostable serving ware could be coming to a vendor near you.


Feb. 9
Citytv Breakfast Television
Aliens among us?

Feb. 8
CTV Canada AM
New method for blood testing involves a microchip



> Project Next Workshop: graduate student focus
> Nickle at Noon: Museum Studies: Teaching Breadth, Flexibility and Curiousity with Dr. Anne Davis
> Lecture: The Deepwater Horizon Spill
> Lecture: Alberta Politics in the Post-Stelmach Era
> ISEEE Lecture: Oil sands oil vs. OPEC oil

Feb. 11
> Visiting Artist and Scholar Series presents: Stephen Hutchings
> Project Next Workshop: roving booth
> Concert: Michael Bernard Fitzgerald
> Lecture: Radiation Oncology Physics at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre
> Conference: Business Day 2011
> 26th Annual Darwin Lecture and Dinner
> Book launch: Violence in Argentine Literature and Film (1989 – 2005)
> Women’s volleyball: Dinos vs. Alberta
> Men’s volleyball: Dinos vs. Alberta

Feb. 12
> RAO: Alien life forms and the latest finds in extraterrestrial research
> Women’s volleyball: Dinos vs. Alberta
> Men’s volleyball: Dinos vs. Alberta

Feb. 14
> Black History Month Film Night
> Film screening: Wrong Way to Hope

> UCI speaker series: Craig Kielburger
> ISEEE Expert Series: BP Oil Spill
> Book Study: The Irresistible Revolution: Living as an Ordinary Radical by Shane Claiborne
> School of Public Policy lecture: A View from Japan
> Town Hall: Undergraduate Student Engagement Three-Year Action Plan

Feb. 16
> Lecture: Near-earth Space and Canada’s Arctic

Feb. 17
> Book reading: The Closing of the Muslim Mind by Robert Reilly

Feb. 18
> Fridays with the Faculty: Efficient Negotiating with Jenny Krahn and Loren Falkenberg

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