University of Calgary

October 2010

October 29

We interrupt this program to bring you a special bulletin...
U of C celebrates 72nd anniversary of the War of the Worlds broadcast.

October 28

Getting a grip on CO2
Canadian researchers 'see' how to capture CO2.

October 26

Haskayne School of Business names 2010 MAX award recipient
Mazhar H. (Mike) Shaikh, FCA, is the winner of the Haskayne School of Business 2010 Management Alumni Excellence (MAX) award.

October 22

Going the distance
Education grad student looks for long-distance running effects on overall well-being.

October 21

Jane Goodall celebrates 50 years of research with Calgary lecture
Dr. Jane Goodall is sharing her journey of discovery and conservation with Calgarians at the Jubliee Auditorium on Oct. 24, 2010. This public talk is presented in partnership with the Faculty of Arts.

October 20

Idle-free at the U of C
University of Calgary clears the air with new program to turn off idling engines.

October 14

Family experiences of childhood cancer
New scholarships research turmoil that families endure while fighting the disease.

October 12

Coyote tracker helps manage urban wildlife
Online mapping tool helps Calgarians track coyotes.

Are high-rises the key to a better city?
University of Calgary study attempts to find out if high-rises are the solution to urban sprawl.

October 8

Government tolerance of illegal housing
U of C anthropologists compare Calgary's basement suites to Hong Kong's rooftop squatters.

October 7

Examining Calgary’s future
Nexus Dialogue Series explores University of Calgary’s role in creating a greater city.

October 6

President to focus on pride, accountability and impact
Community collaboration key element in University of Calgary’s strategic growth plans.

October 5

Jack Mintz urges Canada to reduce barriers to foreign direct investment
Recent takeovers and attempted takeovers have renewed concerns.

Majority of Alberta drivers surveyed fail knowledge test
Fewer than one-third know what they're doing behind the wheel.

October 4

Avoiding a relapse into depression
Researching the role between thinking and mood within depressed people.