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August 25, 2009

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iS² Project Activity Analysis update
Of the 1,178 staff who were invited to complete the iS² Project Activity Analysis, 92 percent completed the questionnaire.

Undergraduate research gone neuro
Undergraduate student finds solace in blending engineered technology with real life health issues.

Engineering and Blackberry® team up
Schulich researchers collaborate with RIM on technology for next-generation mobile phones.

Newsmakers

CTV Canada AM
August 19
Biggest case of identity theft in U.S. history

Tom Keenan, computer security expert from the University of Calgary, sheds light on the largest case of identity theft in U.S. history and the implications it has for Canadian consumers.

Montreal Gazette
August 19

Archie’s Choice: Despite fan outrage, experts say the comic star’s marriage to Veronica makes sense in our modern world
Many men were once boys wishing they were Archie Andrews.
“I think in some ways Archie is (like) the good girl next door,” says Bart Beaty, a University of Calgary professor who has published five books about comics.

Calgary Herald
August 19

Dinos want Vanier Cup
With the first game yet to be played, the University of Calgary Dinos are rife with anticipation for the upcoming football season.
The fall camp starts this weekend with a veteran lineup determined to carry the weight of expectation all the way to a national championship.

Events

Aug. 14-Sept. 11
Cipher: an MFA Exhibition

Aug. 17 - 28
Take a stay-cation at The Little Gallery on the UC campus

Aug. 31-Sept. 2
Seventy Years On: New Perspectives on the Second World War

Sept. 16 - 18
Advanced Bioimaging Technologies Conference

Sept. 25 - 26
Spirituality & Health Conference

For a look at upcoming events, go to ucalgary.ca/events