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Jan. 19, 2009

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Dispatches from Washington
Betsy Jameson, a U of C history professor and Imperial Oil-Lincoln McKay Chair of American Studies, was able to secure a rare ticket to the Barack Obama inauguration celebrations in Washington. These are her thoughts on the historic event.

Homeless are not all drug addicts or alcholics
A study in the faculties of nursing and social work shows the stigma attached to homelessness is a barrier to independence.

Meet Canada’s most powerful women
Meet eight University of Calgary alumni who have made the Women’s Executive Network’s Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100, in Calgary on Feb. 3.

How to teach online
Information and communication technology tools have the power to create inclusivity in an online learning environment. 

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Events

Today
8 p.m. Pacifica String Quartet
  
Jan. 20
9 a.m. Inauguration celebration '09: live televised viewing of Barack Obama's inauguration
- Best of the Banff Mountain Films Festival (until Jan. 25)
  
Jan. 21
- Co-Curricular Record Launch
- New Year, New You: A Time for Change
- Men's Hockey vs UBC
  
Jan. 22
Sigma Xi presents: What the 'Frogamander' Tells Us About Amphibian Origins