University of Calgary

News Releases – February 2012

Feb. 29, 2012
Alberta competes in the search for global talent
Minister of Advanced Education and Technology presents to international students at the University of Calgary.

Feb. 27, 2012
University of Calgary researchers win national accolades
Medicine and science professors awarded Steacie Fellowship and Brockhouse Prize.

Feb. 24, 2012
New University of Calgary collection celebrates "Marco Polo" of Rotary
Library acquires treasure trove of artifacts from world traveler James Wheeler Davidson.

Feb. 17, 2012
Texting affects ability to interpret words
Study finds texting may stunt reading skills.

Feb. 16, 2012
Cancer survivors struggle after treatment
Research-based workshops offered to Albertans.

Feb. 9, 2012
Mood matters during pregnancy
Study finds stress hormones fluctuate with mood during pregnancy.

New labs for creative performance research
Redesigned theatre and music studios create innovative learning experiences.

Feb. 8, 2012
Announcing new research Centre for the Digital Economy
University of Calgary creates policy centre on economic, public and management issues surrounding the digital economy in Canada.

Feb. 7, 2012
The Quiet Eye in life or death situations

University of Calgary research helping to train police officers

Gaza Doctor wins 2012 Calgary Peace Prize

Feb. 2, 2012
The case for more privatization in Canada
The School of Public Policy releases two papers that prove the benefits of privatization