University of Calgary

May 2010

May 31, 2010

Improving the access to justice
Unique partnership begins between U of C and Canada’s first new law school in 30 years

May 27, 2010

Is Canada tax competitive?
That question was tackled today by Jack Mintz, director of The School of Public Policy at the University of Calgary, in a long-awaited 80 country tax competitiveness comparison.

May 26, 2010

Does technology really improve learning?
U of C researcher studies whether tablet gadgets like the iPad actually help in the classroom.

May 21, 2010

Danger in the internet café?
Researchers predict new computer security threat for wireless networks: Typhoid adware.

May 19, 2010

2010 Distinguished Business Leader
Retiring TransCanada chief executive, Hal Kvisle, wins prestigious award.

Guiding the leaders of tomorrow
$3-million donation establishes Werklund Foundation Centre for Youth Leadership Education.

May 18, 2010

Breaking the cycle of homelessness and incarceration for Aboriginal women
Aboriginal women who have experienced both homelessness and incarceration will be asked to contribute their viewpoints to an interdisciplinary study designed to help them better integrate into the community.

May 17, 2010

New solar car hits the Alberta highway
It headed out today on a seven-day tour of the province.

May 13, 2010

Social work visionary and trend guru honoured
U of C to salute outstanding alumni at the 25th annual Arch Awards.

May 9, 2010

U of C chemist stitches up speedier chemical reactions
New details about the Piers catalyst will help chemical industry improve products.

May 7, 2010

Mapping heavy oil behaviour to improve efficiency of oil sands and heavy oil processing
Research program launched to help industry improve production while using less energy.