University of Calgary

News Releases – April 2012

April 30, 2012
Solar car hits the road on annual tour of Alberta
Solar car is about to hit the highway in Alberta for the first time since the World Solar Challenge in Australia last October.

April 27, 2012
Researchers develop system to help prevent construction accidents and materials falling from buildings
High-tech tracking tool will improve safety and efficiency of construction industry.

April 26, 2012
New Dean of Arts appointed
The University of Calgary has appointed Richard Sigurdson as the new dean for the Faculty of Arts, effective August 1, 2012.

April 25, 2012
New Dean and Vice-Provost for Graduate Studies

The University of Calgary has appointed Lisa Young as dean and vice-provost, graduate studies, effective May 1, 2012.

April 24, 2012
New role to enhance teaching and learning
The University of Calgary has appointed Dr. Lynn Taylor as its first Vice-Provost (Teaching and
Learning), effective August 1, 2012.

April 19, 2012
50th anniversary of Canada's largest science fair
University of Calgary to host Calgary Youth Science Fair at the Olympic Oval.

April 17, 2012
University of Calgary hosts 50th anniversary of Calgary Youth Science Fair
Olympic Oval to play host to young scientists from April 18-21.