University of Calgary

February 8, 2011

 
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New Project Next staff/faculty workshops
Project Next is adding three new workshops to the schedule in response to popular demand.

Economics professor elected to the Royal Society of Canada
Economics professor and leading microeconomics theorist, Dr. B. Curtis Eaton, was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada.

Dinos in Action

Hill of a weekend
On a must-win weekend for the women’s basketball team, their lone fifth-year senior stepped up large, determined to make it back to the playoffs.

Men’s hockey team takes third place
In a great start to a season ending six-game home stand, the Calgary Dinos sweep the Manitoba Bisons.

Scoreboard
Dinos' wins and losses over the weekend.

Postcard

Postcard from Austria
Lisa Fabjanski, a Haskayne School of Business student at the University of Calgary, chose Austria to study abroad. Here is her postcard home.

 

Events

Today
> The Vitamin D Debate
> Project Next Workshop: after degree student focus
> Lecture: Eating disorder awareness in a fat phobic culture
> Concert: Vespers in Lubeck, Baroque organ series
> Book study: Irresistible Revolution
> Career and Job Expo

Feb. 9
> Reading: In The Suicide's Library: A Book Lover's Journey
> Project Next Workshop: staff focus
> Winter Walk Day
> MEDes (Planning Program) Open House
> Lecture: Displaced Temporality on the Margins of the City
> Iceland: Then and Now

Feb. 10
> 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

Feb. 12
> RAO: Alien life forms and the latest finds in extraterrestrial research

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

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

More events: ucalgary.ca/events