University of Calgary

March 17, 2011

 
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Space Allocation Policy
Policy is now available for review and commentary.

In their own words
Over the last 15 years, Fred Fountain, Lawrie Edison and Geoffrey Simmins have used video to tell stories of Canadian architecture, art and community.

MRI-compatible pacemaker part of clinical trial
University of Calgary’s Dr. Anne Gillis’ collaboration with the U.S. firm Medtronic Inc. has resulted in a new development in pacemaker technology.

Campus Connection

Archives and Special Collections reference room reopens
Archives and Special Collections will temporarily reopen its reference room to researchers and other clients March 21.

Feeling a wee bit Irish today?
Students can go an Individual Exchange Program to Ireland at the University of Limerick or on the Irish Studies Group Study Program through the University of Calgary—International study abroad programs.

Green Scene

Volunteers roll out new recycling bins
Last Friday, roughly 250 new recycling bins made their way into U of C hallways and lecture theaters thanks to help from 20 volunteers.

Dinos in Action

Pioneering gift for Dinos women’s hockey
Philanthropist Joan Snyder provides transformational gift to the University of Calgary women’s hockey team.

Newsmakers

March 15
Calgary Herald
McMahon Stadium Redeveloment video

March 15
Globe and Mail
U of Calgary women’s hockey hits jackpot

March 14
Western Journal
BU graduate (current PhD at U of C) now holding universe in palm of hand

 

Events

Today
> 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: Regarding the Other in Recent Quebecois Cinema
> Mainstage Dance 2011
> Design Matters lecture series presents Marjan Eggermont

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
> Lecture: Immune Cell Migration in Complex Cellular Environments
> Lecture: The language of identity and the marketing of cars, coffee and Presidents

Mar. 19
> Mainstage Dance 2011

More events: www.ucalgary.ca/events