University of Calgary

News Releases – March 2012

March 30, 2012
Federal budget invests in research and innovation
University welcomes federal support for research and innovation in Budget 2012.

March 27, 2012
Enbridge and the University of Calgary Partner to Launch Enbridge Centre for Corporate Sustainability
Unique in Canada, independent centre will advance corporate responsibility practices nationally and internationally.

March 22, 2012
New Dean of Medicine appointed
Dr. Jon Meddings will become dean effective July 1, 2012.

March 21, 2012
University of Calgary assumes key role in International SKA Project
Researcher Russ Taylor appointed to the board of the Square Kilometre Array.

March 20, 2012
Expert confirms Craigie Hall air quality ‘very good’
Work environment meets occupational health and safety standards.

Study advocates end to Labour-Sponsored Venture Capital Corporations
Government resources being squandered on tax subsidies for investors.

March 19, 2012
Solving the mystery of blood clotting
Research will help understand body's response to superbugs.

March 9, 2012
Calgarian invests $10 million in mental health
Transformative gift to the University of Calgary’s Hotchkiss Brain Institute supports mental health research and education.

March 8, 2012
Canadian researchers identify a new way to image bleeding in arteries of the brain
Doctors can predict which patients are at risk of continued bleeding in the brain after a stroke.

March 7, 2012
Antimatter zapped!
Historic Canadian-led experiment brings scientists one-step closer to understanding the universe.

March 5, 2012
Alberta competes in the search for global talent
Minister of Advanced Education and Technology presents to international students at the University of Calgary.

Calgary Nursing Student Week
University of Calgary and Mount Royal University nursing students band together.