University of Calgary

News Releases - June 2013

June 22, 2013
University of Calgary to remain closed Monday and Tuesday
All Calgary campuses closed; all classes and events cancelled.

June 21, 2013
University of Calgary closed for regular business

June 17, 2013
Healthy, full-term babies use a different stress hormone than their mother

University researchers investigage the role of corticosterone in signaling fetal distress.

June 14, 2013
Team Alberta breaks ground on student-built solar house
University of Calgary and Mount Royal University form partnership for 2013 Solar Decathlon competition.

June 12, 2013
Major gift opens genomics facility at University of Caglary

University of Calgary #1 in Canada under 50 years of age
Ranked 16th in the world.

One Yellow Rabbit executive receives Rozsa Award for Excellence in Arts Management
Haskayne School of Business supports the arts with strategic audit, mentoring.

June 7, 2013
Space, science and storytelling
University of Calgary celebrates nine distinguished Canadians with honorary degrees.

Storytelling, theatre and anthrolpology
Faculty of Arts celebrates three distinguished Canadians with honorary degrees.

University of Calgary researchers receive new funding to study impact of climate change in cold regions

June 5, 2013
University of Calgary research receives $1.8 million boost from federal government
Improving treatment for kidney disease is one of eight projects funded.

June 3, 2013
Research shows promise for reducing greenhouse gases

Alberta forestry and agricultural by-products could help cut greenhouse gasses, clean oilsands water.

June 2, 2013
Art and architecture intersect in Calgary
University of Calgary and the City of Calgary help celebrate the official opening of The Bow.