University of Calgary

February 10, 2012

News

Alberta’s post-secondary sector receives predictable funding
Alberta Budget 2012 includes modest increases and three-year funding commitment for post-secondary education.

Crash helmets mandatory
Engineering students tear up the slopes on concrete toboggans.

A glass act for science
Glassblower supports teaching and research on campus. View Slideshow

New labs for creative performance research
Redesigned theatre and music studios create innovative learning experiences.

Newsmakers

Feb. 8
Calgary Herald
Device helps when pulling the trigger

Feb. 7
Montreal Gazette
Event that wiped out much of Earth's biology happened slowly: study

Events

Today
» Sexual and Gender Wellness Week
» The 14th Annual Strategic Studies Graduate Conference
» CMD Workshop: Apps for the 99%: Rapid prototyping for iOS
» Darwin Day
» Department of English Research Seminar Series
» Transcending Cultural Boundaries: Reading Harry Potter in Nepali and Swedish
» Internal Trade and Aggregate Productivity: Evidence from Canada
» Physics and Astronomy Colloquium: "What we can learn from probing the geospace environment with radars"
» Darwin’s Birthday Seminar: “The Evolution of Reasons”
» Film Industry Networking Night

Feb. 11
» Discovery Series: Histoire du Tango: Duo Aperio

Feb. 13
» Bookstore Pre-Inventory Sale
» The Haskayne School of Business presents Not So Fast Forward with Dr. Warren Jestin
» The James S. Palmer Lecture Series featuring: Larry Summers

Feb. 14
» Bookstore Pre-Inventory Sale
» Trojan Women by Euripides, adaptation by Gwendolyn MacEwen
» Free Cupcakes from NUTV!
» Environmental Law Society Valentine's Day Bake Sale

Feb. 15
» Bookstore Pre-Inventory Sale
» Trojan Women by Euripides, adaptation by Gwendolyn MacEwen
» ISEEE Experts Series Presentation: Avatar, Oil Sands and the Amazon
» The Department of Archaeology Noon Hour Lecture Series
» Arctic Speaker Series-"Surging Glaciers in a Warming Climate"
» Geoscience Colloquium: 100 mill. years climate history of the Arctic Ocean: From Greenhouse to Icehouse
» Living on Top of the World: The First Rocky Mountaineers

Feb. 16
» Bookstore Pre-Inventory Sale
» Trojan Women by Euripides, adaptation by Gwendolyn MacEwen
» Seven Secrets of Highly Successful PhD Students
» Voices in Law Lecture: Counter-Terrorism in Canada: 10 years after 9/11
» CMD Speaker Series: Coding Visuals
» ISEEE Distinguished Speaker Series Presentation: Slipping Canada's Carbon Noose

Feb. 17
» Bookstore Pre-Inventory Sale
» Trojan Women by Euripides, adaptation by Gwendolyn MacEwen
» CMD Workshop: Coding Visuals
» Defeating Self-Sabotage
» Fast Food/Sluggish Kids: Researching Media Saturated Domesticity
» Creating the Seven Secrets of Highly Successful Research Students
» Protecting Canadian Interests on a Global Scale: The Royal Canadian Navy
» Socio-economic Diversity, Social Capital, and Tax Filing Compliance in the United States

Feb. 18
» Trojan Women by Euripides, adaptation by Gwendolyn MacEwen
» The mystery of black holes

Feb. 19
» Trojan Women by Euripides, adaptation by Gwendolyn MacEwen

Feb. 22
» Trojan Women by Euripides, adaptation by Gwendolyn MacEwen

Feb. 23
» Trojan Women by Euripides, adaptation by Gwendolyn MacEwen
» Design Matters with Nick Puckett
» The True West, Black and Free - John Ware Reimagined

Feb. 24
» Trojan Women by Euripides, adaptation by Gwendolyn MacEwen
» Fridays with the Faculty featuring Dr. Eva Klein: Competing for Global Talent

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