University of Calgary

News Releases - February 2014

Feb. 27, 2014
University of Calgary to host child protection conference
Approximately 1,500 experts to attend International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect Congress

Feb. 21, 2014
Expert on ancient coins to deliver 2014 Nickle lecture
Event will mark opening of University of Calgary exhibition of ancient Greek and Roman coins

Feb. 20, 2014
Researchers uncover massive pachyrhinosaur skull
Dinosaur discovery among largest ever of its kind

Feb. 19, 2014
Behavioural treatments provide relief for cancer patients struggling with insomnia
University of Calgary research expands treatment options

Feb. 12, 2014
University of Calgary Olympic Oval hosts free Family Day skate
Intact Insurance Family Fun Day, features free public skating and supports athletes development

Feb. 11, 2014
University of Calgary applauds federal investments in university research
Federal budget announces $1.5 billion in funding towards university research excellence

Teachers as health champions
Innovative program has teachers-to-be focus on health and wellness of students and selves

Feb. 10, 2014
University of Calgary attracts world-leading researchers
Provincial Campus Alberta Innovation Program funds new brain imaging and energy researchers

Feb. 7, 2014
Courtney Trouble makes campus appearance
Institute for Gender Research co-presents feminist porn pioneer Feb. 11 at That Empty Space

Feb. 6, 2014
Making Alberta a renewable energy leader
University of Calgary hosts forum on community development and renewable energy

Study gauges long-term effect of Olympics on host cities
University of Calgary sociologists say lasting impressions are about more than just the sporting events

Feb. 5, 2014
Oval and Schulich team up to perfect speed skate blades
University of Calgary's Olympic Oval and Schulich School of Engineering tackle computer-assisted skate sharpening

Music Professor Allan Bell nominated for JUNO award
His work Field Notes is in the running for Classical Composition of the Year

Oval and Schulich team up to perfect speed skate blades
University of Calgary's Olympic Oval and Schulich School of Engineering tackle computer-assisted skate sharpening

Feb. 4, 2014
Using Dance as Parkinson's Therapy
Neuroscientist teams up with University of Calgary Dance and Decidedly Jazz Danceworks in innovative program

Feb. 3, 2014
Is learning a second language for everyone?
Conversation designed to help parents decide if an immersion or bilingual school is right for their child