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Jan. 20, 2009

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Building bridges…then crushing them
Engineering students compete in 25th annual Cohos Evamy bridge competition.

ISEEE speaker series showcase energy and environment experts
Prominent national and international experts will share the spotlight with U of C faculty as the Institute for Sustainable Energy, Environment and Economy (ISEEE) launches two speaker series this month. 

Coke vs. water: how product placement influences kids
Two U of C researchers hope to demonstrate whether or not there is a subliminal influence in television programs that manipulates children to prefer certain products.

Need to re-visit your Microsoft Office skills?
Continuing education is offering three classes in Microsoft desktop applications for the cost of one tuition waiver.

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Events

Today
9 a.m. Inauguration celebration '09: live televised viewing of Barack Obama's inauguration
7:30 p.m. Best of the Banff Mountain Films Festival
  
Jan. 21
- Co-Curricular Record Launch
- New Year, New You: A Time for Change
- Men's Hockey vs UBC
- Best of the Banff Mountain Films Festival (until Jan. 25)
  
Jan. 22
- Sigma Xi presents: What the 'Frogamander' Tells Us About Amphibian Origins
- ‘….which way I ought to go from here?’ President Obama, U.S. National Security and a World of Trouble
- Resolving the Israel-Palestine Conflict: What We Can Learn from Gandhi