University of Calgary

July 17, 2013

Southern Alberta Flood

Haskayne faculty and alumni answer insurance questions online
Flood Insurance 101 helps home, business owners find answers.

Have a question about flood insurance coverage?
Sign in and post your question to Haskayne's ‘Flood Insurance 101’.

How we responded to the call for flood volunteers
Read what university community is doing, or submit your own photos and story.


Permian mass extinction not linked to lack of oxygen in ocean, study reveals
Advances in mass spectrometry support High Arctic research.

Researchers turn to yoga exercises to help men recovering from prostate cancer
Strength and Stretch class builds muscle strength, along with camaraderie.

Study suggests clues for significantly reducing pediatric septic shock mortality rate
Researchers taps into new biomarkers for early detection.


Prime Minister Harper makes changes to federal portfolios
Two University of Calgary alumni named to cabinet.

Nursing students learn how to drive healthcare change at international conference
Student Quality Leadership Academy focuses on finding systemic solutions.

Campus Connection

University staff make great Homestay providers for international students
Continuing Education looks for host homes this summer.


July 17/CTV Calgary
Youth Studies prof discusses Cory Monteith and the pressures of fame Video
Shirley Steinberg, Faculty of Arts

July 17/Men’s Health
The unexpected sanger of smoggy days
Gil Kaplan, Faculty of Medicine

July 16/CTV Calgary
Health Canada's warning about energy drinks Video
Peter Nieman, Faculty of Medicine

July 16/Edmonton Journal
What does Canada’s new anti-spam law mean for individuals and businesses?
David Reese, Faculty of Law, Haskayne School of Business

July 15/CBC Alberta at Noon
Province lays out new rules for flood rebuilding (audio interview at 9:57)
Jim Dewald, Haskayne School of Business

July 16/Calgary Herald
Calgary MPs take on new, high-profile roles

July 15/CBC The Eyeopener
Team SANO (audio interview)
Omar Addam, Faculty of Science

July 13/Global Calgary
The Royal baby and the media Video
Dawn Johnston, Faculty of Arts

July 12/Huffington Post Business
The new face of business: younger, cooler, nicer
Gary Kovacs, Alumni

July 12/Western Producer
New beef code to target pain management
Joe Stookey, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

July 9/New York Times
Using a robot to ease a child’s pain
Tanya Beran, Faculty of Medicine