University of Calgary

News Releases – March 2011

March 24, 2011

IDB youth conference
Youth Development conference a success.

March 23, 2011

Oval roof repair underway
Building closed until early August, work to be completed by Fall 2011.

March 18, 2011

Researchers step closer to treatment of virulent hospital infection
Unique antibody from llama provides weapon against Clostridium difficile.

March 17, 2011

Walking the worlds between Indigenous peoples and energy industries
U of C researcher compares cases in Northern Alberta and the Ecuadorean Amazon.

March 10, 2011

Humans not the only ones who grow old gracefully
New study of primate aging patterns shows aging rates and mortality gender gap similar for human and non-human primates.

March 9, 2011

Canada’s tax system needs to put individuals first
Jack Mintz outlines changes for encouraging saving, boosting economic well-being.

March 3, 2011

Humans give prey the edge in food web
U of C research shows that human activity displaces predators more than prey.