University of Calgary

February 13, 2012

News

Science and engineering research projects boosted by federal government
Two researchers receive $805,400 in NSERC Strategic Project Grants.

Classic Greek play hits the stage this week
Trojan Women set in the here and now to tell the story of the aftermath of war.

Students react to Alberta budget
Students pleased to see increases, but want more to address Canada’s worst participation rate.

Last Lecture Series
Hear ideas that intrigue and captivate.

Mood matters during pregnancy
Study finds that a woman’s mood changes her physiology.

Campus Connection

Former Obama advisor speaks on campus
James S. Palmer Lecture keynote today is Larry Summers: Free and open to public. Register now.

2012 President’s Award
Recognize an outstanding student leader.

Dinos in Action

Career for the ages
Basketball forward Boris Bakovic lands most career points ever recorded in Canadian university basketball history.

Scoreboard
Dinos' wins and losses over the weekend.

SustainabilityON

Take the pledge
Take the Erase the Waste 200 gram challenge.

Newsmakers

Feb. 11
Calgary Herald
U of C students’ satirical video goes viral

Events

Today
» 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
» Geoscience Colloquium: 100 mill. years climate history of the Arctic Ocean: From Greenhouse to Icehouse
» Arctic Speaker Series-"Surging Glaciers in a Warming Climate"
» Last Lecture: "In Defense of Pop Culture: Why the Very Worst Television Makes the Very Best Teaching Tool"
» 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
» Defeating Self-Sabotage
» CMD Workshop: Coding Visuals
» 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
» Greek and Roman Studies Department Seminar

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

Feb. 25
» Trojan Women by Euripides, adaptation by Gwendolyn MacEwen

Feb. 27
» Monday Night Jazz Series: Chris Andrew Quintet

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