University of Calgary

January 24, 2011

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2011 NSSE coming soon
On Feb. 1, U of C students will receive an email invitation to complete the 2011 National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE).

Researchers awarded nearly $2-million through CFI Fund
The Canada Foundation for Innovation awarded $1,914,453 to the U of C to support eight research projects.

Researchers find smoking gun of world’s biggest extinction
Massive volcanic eruption, burning coal, and accelerated greenhouse gas choked out life.

Campus Connection

Happening Festival of New Music and Media
Happening 2011 is four days, Jan. 26-29, of sonic discovery highlighting established and emerging practices in sound and music.

Dinos in Action

National champs prepare for title defence in home pool
The U of C proudly hosts the 2011 CIS Swimming Championships Feb. 24 - 26 at the UC Aquatic Centre.

Jenkins to speak at Dinos Baseball dinner
Canadian baseball legend Ferguson Jenkins will be the keynote speaker at the 2011 fundraising dinner for the Dinos baseball and fastball clubs on Jan. 27, 2011.



> Slideshow: Canoeing the Coppermine
> EES Seminar Series: Electricity Market Modeling

Jan. 25
> ISEEE Expert Series: Engineered Environments and Structured Processes
> Science Café: Social Media and Society

Jan. 26
> Concert: Happening Festival of New Music & Media
> Info sessions: Interested in becoming a teacher
> Movies that Matter: Bhutto

Jan. 26 & 27
> Career Service and Haskayne LIVEbrary

Jan. 27
> Integrated Framework for Teaching and Learning
> Law lecture: The Limits of Ethical Advocacy

Jan. 28
> ACLRC lecture: Big Love and Small Reason— Considering Polygamy

Jan. 29
> Concert: Going North
> Concert: Big Sound III

Jan. 31
> Panel discussion: Israel-Palestine impasse
> EES Seminar Series: Are life-cycle carbon tariffs effective climate policy instruments?

Feb. 1
> Project Next Workshop: Faculty focus

Feb. 2
> Dinner lecture: The Mongol World Empire: Why it Happened
> Project Next: Roving Booth

Feb. 4
> Most Devoted Dinos Fan Tailgate Party
> Lecture: Broadcasting Meteorology in Canada
> Project Next Workshop: Undergrad  - Commuter focus
> Lecture: Cultural Bilingualism in Roman Spain
> Lecture: Trimalchio and the Spectacle Dining in Ancient Rome

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