University of Calgary

January 20, 2011

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News

Nurses enthusiastic about part-time studies at UCQ
UCQ now offers part-time studies programs in the evenings for working Qatari nurses looking to upgrade their diplomas into degrees.

Campus Connection

Winter lunch specials
Bistro Alma, Dining Centre, Education and Health Sciences food retail outlets are giving 25 percent off soup and sandwich combos throughout January.

Dinos in Action

Overtime winner gives Dinos seventh straight win
Hayley Wickenheiser’s game-winning goal 49 seconds into overtime lifted the women’s hockey team to triumph over the Lethbridge Pronghorns Tuesday night.

Wear red. Show your Dino pride.
Red Friday–game day–is tomorrow.

Green Scene

Buying green at U of C
If every one of the roughly 33,000 people on campus brought their own travel mug to the U of C, we could divert about 12-million disposable cups from the landfill every year.

Postcards from Abroad

Postcard from Denmark
Joanne Luu, a Faculty of Law student at the University of Calgary, chose Denmark to study abroad. Here is her postcard home.

Events

Today
> "Some clever ways that biological systems respond to genetic change"
> The Hal Kvisle Academic Lecture Series: Dr. Elizabeth Cannon
> Project Next: Roving Booth
> ISEEE Distinguished Speaker Series: How to Cool the Planet.

Jan. 6-22
> Art exhibit: PopSex!

Jan. 13-21
> Theatre: Titanic, the Musical

Jan. 18-23
> Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour

Jan. 20-21
> Symposium: Autoimmune Diseases Network

Jan. 21
> Project Next: Workshop - Non-Degree Student
> Lecture: Of Anarchists, Terrorists, and an Abu Ghraib Novel
> Fridays with the Faculty: Sloane Dugan
> Lecture: Evolutionary Games and Population Dynamics
> Lecture: Ethical considerations of research with deployed troops

Jan. 24
> Slideshow: Canoeing the Coppermine

Jan. 25
> ISEEE Expert Series: Engineered Environments and Structured Processes
> Science Café: Social Media and Society

Jan. 26
> Concert: Happening Festival of New Music & Media
> Info sessions: Interested in becoming a teacher
> Movies that Matter: Bhutto

Jan. 26 & 27
> Career Service and Haskayne LIVEbrary

Jan. 27
> Integrated Framework for Teaching and Learning
> Law lecture: The Limits of Ethical Advocacy

Jan. 28
> ACLRC lecture: Big Love and Small Reasons—Considering Polygamy

Jan. 29
> Concert: Going North
> Concert: Big Sound III

More events: ucalgary.ca/events