University of Calgary

March 14, 2011

 
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News

Students elect new leaders
New Students’ Union Executive and other officials are to be sworn in May 1.

Online toolbox for health service providers
A website that will aid service providers who work with high-risk youth launches today.

Nobel Laureate visits Calgary
Dr. Stanley Prusiner, winner of the 1997 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, will be speaking at the Frontiers of Neuroscience symposium March 16.

U & IS²

iS² from A to Z
Take part in the iS2 Project’s latest information sessions.

Campus Connection

Community advisory
In the interest of the university community’s safety, we are sharing details of a Calgary Police Service public information notice and warning in regards to the release of a high risk offender.

Mainstage Dance 2011
Professional choreographers will bring out the best in U of C’s student dancers March 17 - 19.

Dinos in Action

Track stars
Sam Effah and Amonn Nelson swept the CIS track championships each earning the outstanding track athlete of the year awards.

Coach of the year
Men’s hockey coach, Mark Howell was named Canada West Coach of the Year after leading his team to it best finish in 15 seasons.

Newsmakers

March 11
Globe and Mail
The art of keeping up with yesterday

March 11
Financial Post
Ian Holloway to become Calgary’s law dean

March 11
Vancouver Sun
Canadian finds formula to win bronze at worlds

March 10
Calgary Herald
Humans and primates genetically closer than first thought: New U of C study shows number of similarities

March 10
CBC Eyeopener
Spring potholes plague Calgary roads

 

Events

Today
> ISEEE: Structured Decision Making in Developing Countries: Field Studies in Costa Rica and Tanzania

Mar. 15
> UCVM 4th Research Day
> ISEEE Expert Series: A 10-Year Energy Outlook- A Discussion of Forces and Trends Affecting Oil and Gas
> Italian Movie: Loose Cannons
> China Update 2011 with David Ho, Kiina Investment Limited

Mar. 16
> 25 Years of the Art of Big Rock Beer
> Brian Keating's Polar Possibilities: Adventures in Paradise
> Frontiers in Neuroscience Symposium
> Childbirth Secrets with Gail J. Dahl

Mar. 17
> Frontiers in Neuroscience Symposium
> Mayor Naheed Nenshi: Creating Good Public Policy at City Hall
> Film: The Fallen Feather
> Book study: Community and Growth
> Coming Out Monologues
> Screenings and lecture: Regarding the Other in Recent Quebecois Cinema
> Mainstage Dance 2011

Mar. 18
> Frontiers in Neuroscience Symposium
> Coming Out Monologues
> Screenings and lecture: Regarding the Other in Recent Quebecois Cinema
> Mainstage Dance 2011
> Lecture: Information, Beliefs, and Common Learning
> Avatar, Oil Sands and the Amazon
> Visiting Artist and Scholar Lecture Series Presents: Nadia Myre
> French Education Film Festival
> Lecture on language and marketing: Dr. Julie Sedivy

Mar. 19
> Mainstage Dance 2011

More events: www.ucalgary.ca/events