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May 26, 2011

 
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Project Next
Share your comments on Project Next’s draft Strategy Statement and Summary before May 30.

Baby delivery options
New research shows preterm infants born in a breech position might have fewer health problems if delivered by caesarian.

Getting math class to add up for students
Dr. Matthew Greenberg, an assistant professor, is redesigning Math 211 to better engage engineering, computer science and natural science students.

UCVM professor named Veterinarian of the Year
Dr. Doug Morck has dedicated his career to improving animal health.

Pursuing expertise across borders
Calgary educational psychology professor draws top Chilean researcher for PhD studies.

Bored? This is anything but tedious
Research examines the benefits of an unappreciated emotion.

Convocation

Behind the scenes at convocation
What does it take to set up the convocation ceremonies every year? An invisible army of staff and volunteers armed with 75 cups of coffee. Watch Video

Campus Connection

Like Calgary Outdoor Centre-University of Calgary on Facebook
Followers will be entered into a draw for a free guided day hike of their choice from any of the Individual Guided Day Hikes featured on page six of the Spring/Summer program guide. The winner will be announced June 17.

A hundred years of impact
A new University of Calgary Press book traces Mount Royal, from college to university.

Dinos in Action

Shepherd to guide Dinos women's soccer
Matthew Shepherd will be the first full-time women’s soccer coach in Dinos history.

Newsmakers

May 24
CNN
Mobile app helps doctors diagnose strokes

May 19
Calgary Herald
Recovering Groves finds time for good causes U of C to honour speedskater's community work

May 19
Calgary Herald
Rare, historic collection comes to Calgary's Military Museums

May 18
Reuters
New risks, treatment for problem gamblers: report

May 17
Gulf Times
UCQ admits 23 students to nursing programme

 

Events

Today
> The Economic Clouds Are Parting with Dr. Sherry Cooper

May 27
> Economics department seminar series

May 30
> Life Cycle Assessment for Professionals Course

May 31
> Life Cycle Assessment for Professionals Course
> Concert: St. Francis High School music department
> Science Café: The Future of Arctic Science

June 1
> Life Cycle Assessment for Professionals Course
> Theatre: The Glass Slipper
> Canadian Association of Geographers National Conference

June 2
> Life Cycle Assessment for Professionals Course
> Theatre: The Glass Slipper
> Arch Awards
> Canadian Association of Geographers National Conference

June 3
> Life Cycle Assessment for Professionals Course
> Biogeoscience Institute Spring Naturalist Weekend
> Canadian Association of Geographers National Conference

June 4
> Biogeoscience Institute Spring Naturalist Weekend
> Dance: On Air
> Contrasts Chamber Music Festival

June 5
> Biogeoscience Institute Spring Naturalist Weekend
> Dance: weeShuffle
> Concert: A Posy of Brightness and Beauty

June 6
> Convocation ceremonies

June 7
> Contrasts Chamber Music Festival
> Convocation ceremonies

June 8
> Convocation ceremonies

June 9
> Convocation ceremonies

June 10
> Contrasts Chamber Music Festival
> Convocation ceremonies

June 12
> Contrasts Chamber Music Festival

More events: www.ucalgary.ca/events