University of Calgary

March 24, 2011

 
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News

Federal budget supports universities
U of C president welcomes additional funding for research and students.

U of C hosts the IDB youth conference
Watch today’s event live from your computer from 9 a.m. on. Join the conversation and post your question on the IDB Facebook page. Don’t miss the concert with emerging MTV Latin artists Marre and Gustavo Galindo at 5:15 p.m.

Get on the Life Bus
Residence students give back to community by taking a ride on the Life Bus to a Blood Services location to donate blood.

UCQ receives prestigious Canadian accreditation
The Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing recognized the University of Calgary—Qatar for delivering excellence in nursing education.

Campus Connection

Bookstore closures
The Main Bookstore will be closed Saturday March 26 and the Medical Bookstore closed Thursday March 31 for yearend inventory.

Dinos in Action

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

Newsmakers

March 23
Calgary Herald
Student loan break in federal budget a big incentive for young rural doctors

March 23
Alberta Innovates Health Solutions
Study shows hip and knee alignment is key: AJHS researcher offers a new strategy for injured runners

March 21
Calgary Herald
Flutist Ashley Ko comes up Roses at Calgary Kiwanis festival

 

Events

Today
> Health Care Forum 2011
> Urban Revolution 2.0: Henri Lefebvre and the New Securitization of Cities
> Rough Trade: the Revolution in Logistics and the Citizenship of Stuff
> Balzac médiologue
> Book study: Community and Growth
> IDB 2011 Youth Day
> Ross Ellis Lecture: Military and Strategic Studies
> Spanish Movie: Habana Blues

Mar. 25
> Visiting Artist and Scholar Lecture Series Presents: Blair Brennan
> Colombia: Past, Present and Future by Juan Carlos Echeverry & Rodrigo Suescún
> Pro Bono Students Canada volunteer appreciation
> Kyle Shewfelt Gymnastics Festival
> Facing uncertainity: Who is destined for Alzheimer's Disease
> Men’s hockey University Cup
> Syposium: The Defence and Security of Canada’s North

Mar. 26
> Kyle Shewfelt Gymnastics Festival
> National Japanese Speech Contest
> Men’s hockey University Cup
> Syposium: The Defence and Security of Canada’s North

Mar. 27
> Kyle Shewfelt Gymnastics Festival
> Men’s hockey University Cup

Mar. 28
> Lecture: Empowered Women in Workforce
> Haskayne Coop Information Session
> Concert: Oliver Miguel with Hilario Dun
> UCI International Project Presentation – Cuba
> Presentation and screening: Cuba: Ticket to Paradise

Mar. 29
> Occupational and Recreational Noise Exposure Changes Your Brain

Mar. 30
> GREENLITE Awards & Film Screening
> Movies That Matter Documentary Screening: There Once Was an Island

Mar. 31
> Art Spiegelman, 2011 Calgary Distinguished Visiting Writer
> Energy and Environment Policy by Hal Kvisle
> Blood 101: Students saving lives
> For Japan Fundraiser Fair

Apr. 1
> Lecture: Ancient Egypt in the Nineteenth Century
> Visiting Artist and Scholar Series Presents: Scott Yoell

More events: www.ucalgary.ca/events