University of Calgary

February 10, 2011

 
Submit a story idea or event
UToday Guidelines
Contact UToday
Subscribe to RSS

News

Nursing benefactor drops by the faculty
Dr. Barrie Strafford dropped by The Brenda Strafford Centre for Excellence in Gerontological Nursing to hear about the accomplishments of faculty and students first-hand.

Practical partnership
The iS² Project announces 25 new business partners and advisors.

Campus Connection

Solar Decathlon open house
Interested in the design and construction of solar powered homes? Meet the U of C’s very own Solar Decathlon Team and ask questions about their space age house.

Dinos in Action

Wear red. Show your Dino pride.
Red Friday–game day–is tomorrow.

Green Scene

Styrofoam a thing of the campus past
Compostable serving ware could be coming to a vendor near you.

Newsmakers

Feb. 9
Citytv Breakfast Television
Aliens among us?

Feb. 8
CTV Canada AM
New method for blood testing involves a microchip

 

Events

Today
> Project Next Workshop: graduate student focus
> Nickle at Noon: Museum Studies: Teaching Breadth, Flexibility and Curiousity with Dr. Anne Davis
> Lecture: The Deepwater Horizon Spill
> Lecture: Alberta Politics in the Post-Stelmach Era
> ISEEE Lecture: Oil sands oil vs. OPEC oil

Feb. 11
> Visiting Artist and Scholar Series presents: Stephen Hutchings
> Project Next Workshop: roving booth
> Concert: Michael Bernard Fitzgerald
> Lecture: Radiation Oncology Physics at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre
> Conference: Business Day 2011
> 26th Annual Darwin Lecture and Dinner
> Book launch: Violence in Argentine Literature and Film (1989 – 2005)
> Women’s volleyball: Dinos vs. Alberta
> Men’s volleyball: Dinos vs. Alberta

Feb. 12
> RAO: Alien life forms and the latest finds in extraterrestrial research
> Women’s volleyball: Dinos vs. Alberta
> Men’s volleyball: Dinos vs. Alberta

Feb. 14
> Black History Month Film Night
> Film screening: Wrong Way to Hope

Feb.15
> UCI speaker series: Craig Kielburger
> ISEEE Expert Series: BP Oil Spill
> Book Study: The Irresistible Revolution: Living as an Ordinary Radical by Shane Claiborne
> School of Public Policy lecture: A View from Japan
> Town Hall: Undergraduate Student Engagement Three-Year Action Plan

Feb. 16
> Lecture: Near-earth Space and Canada’s Arctic

Feb. 17
> Book reading: The Closing of the Muslim Mind by Robert Reilly

Feb. 18
> Fridays with the Faculty: Efficient Negotiating with Jenny Krahn and Loren Falkenberg

More events: ucalgary.ca/events