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March 3, 2011

 
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Health Sciences building is open
All faculty and staff are allowed back in the Health Sciences building today to resume normal working operations. While most of the flooding damage has been contained some areas remain closed. Keep reading for a full update.

Green Scene

Weekly garage sales
Need bargain office supplies? Check out the U of C’s Surplus Sales for everything from desks, chairs and white-boards to computers, projectors and cameras.

Guiding the future of green IT
Researchers from the U of C’s Grid Research Centre are aiding a Cybera research project that will help outline protocols for international “green” IT.

Dinos in Action

Men’s hockey: two wins from University Cup
The winner of this weekend’s series at Father David Bauer Arena will get a shot at taking home a Canada West banner for their home rink next weekend and a trip to the CIS University Cup in Fredericton.

No. 1 Dinos hope to extend West domination
Men’s volleyball reigning national champion Calgary Dinos are heading to Langley, B.C. this weekend for the CIS championship game.

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

Postcard

Postcard from Prague, Czech Republic
Zachary Schmidt, a Haskayne School of Business student, chose the Czech Republic to study abroad. Here is his postcard home. View Slideshow

Newsmaker

Mar. 2
Breakfast Television
On Location at the Quidditch Pitch: Jill Belland is at U of C learning how to play Quidditch.

 

Events

Today
> The Nickle at Noon: The Highwood Museum Disaster
> Concert: Down with Webster
> Lecture: Land Use and Disaster Planning in an Age of Climate Change
> Book study: Community and Growth
> Exhibit: The Apocryphal Archives

Mar. 4
> Lecture: The Americas: Looking back, around and forward
> Talk: Tears and Things: The Foundling of Hospital Tokens
> Global Governance and the Evolution of the Responsibility to Protect
> Men’s hockey: Dinos vs. Saskatchewan
> Exhibit: The Apocryphal Archives

Mar. 5
> 2011 N.A.P.I. Parent & Youth Conference
> Men’s hockey: Dinos vs. Saskatchewan

Mar. 6
> Men’s hockey: Dinos vs. Saskatchewan

Mar. 7
> ISEEE: New Porous Materials for CO2 Capture and Hydrogen Fuel Cell Applications

Mar. 8
> Italian Movie: The White Space

Mar. 9
> An Evening with Dr. Vandana Shiva
> Lunch and Learn: Homosexuality and the Bible

More events: ucalgary.ca/events