University of Calgary

October 2009

October 30, 2009

Imperial Oil Foundation gives $1 million to The School of Public Policy
Donation to support analysis on energy and the environment, and new lecture series

U of C professor wins ATA research award
Study shows classroom structures critical to encourage students to seek help when needed 

October 28, 2009

Featured on Second Life: Genetically engineered E.coli tackles biofilms
U of C undergrad team competes in prestigious international competition at MIT

October 27, 2009

Open wide
Students can now access dental services through the SU Wellness Centre

October 22, 2009

Studying the value of online graduate programs
U of C researcher looks into efficacy of the e-PhD in Canadian universities

Entrance scholarship program launched at Open House
This Saturday, October 24, the University of Calgary will launch its new entrance scholarship program

October 21, 2009

Understanding Calgary's LGBT community
U of C study explores the needs, barriers, and best practices for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans-identified (LGBT) communities in Calgary

October 20, 2009

Hotel Alma opens on campus
U of C’s new full-service hotel offers unique accommodation options in NW Calgary

October 19, 2009

U of C library leads Canada’s open access movement
U of C supports easily accessible online research

October 18, 2009

Chemists discover recipe for better type of fuel cell
New formula expected to increase the efficiency and decrease the cost

October 16, 2009

Solar home team finishes sixth
Student-led Team Alberta beats 14 teams in its first-ever Solar Decathlon

October 15, 2009

Vote for Team Alberta's solar home
You can support the Calgary student-led ENMAX SolAbode team in the Solar Decathlon’s "People's Choice Award" contest by texting HOUSE15 to 99503 before Friday morning.

October 14, 2009

Ambassador vists campus
U of C students chat with new U.S. ambassador

October 9, 2009

U of C earns top marks for sustainability
The University of Calgary continues to lead the country in environmental sustainability

October 8, 2009

Solar decathlon games begin

October 7, 2009

The power of palliative care spirituality
New research shows patients benefit from spiritual well-being of care-givers

October 6, 2009

The mysterious case of river ‘rock snot’
U of C, Parks Canada investigating causes of noxious river algae

October 5, 2009

Former Mexican president visits U of C
Vicente Fox speaks on what it means to be a responsible citizen

October 2, 2009

Former Mexican president addresses campus

October 1, 2009

Alberta students race to reassemble solar house
Team Alberta starts reassembling the SolAbode on the National Mall in Washington D.C.