University of Calgary

February 9, 2012

News

Former Obama advisor to speak on campus
Larry Summers to deliver the James S. Palmer Lecture.

Mass extinction not sudden or simultaneous
Earth’s biggest extinction phased in over hundreds of thousands of years.

Fallout Shelter
EVDS faculty talks about his book on architects and American civil defense officials during the Cold War.

Centre for the Digital Economy
New policy centre to examine economic, public and management issues in Canadian digital economy.

Campus Connection

The mystery of black holes
Rothney Astrophysical Observatory open house.

Newsmakers

Feb. 2
Vancouver Sun
Electric underwear helps thwart potentially fatal bedsores

Feb. 1
Metro News
EMS response times not a quick fix: Study

Jan. 30
CBC.ca
Mammals shrink faster than they grow

Events

Today
» Sexual and Gender Wellness Week
» The Desert of Forbidden Art—A Film by Amanda Pope and Tchavdar Georgiev
» Access to Justice in Contemporary Society
» CMD Speaker Series: Exploring the Web without a Browser
» MARCS (Medieval and Renaissance Cultural Studies) Speakers' Series Presentation
» Author Talk with David Monteyne

Feb. 10
» Sexual and Gender Wellness Week
» The 14th Annual Strategic Studies Graduate Conference
» CMD Workshop: Apps for the 99%: Rapid prototyping for iOS
» Darwin Day
» Transcending Cultural Boundaries: Reading Harry Potter in Nepali and Swedish
» Department of English Research Seminar Series
» 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
» 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
» Fast Food/Sluggish Kids: Researching Media Saturated Domesticity
» 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

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

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