Surgeon ‘gluing’ the breastbone together after open-heart surgery
An innovative procedure pioneered at the University of Calgary, which uses an adhesive to “glue” the breastbone back together after open-heart surgery, will be studied around the world.
Dinos lead all-star team
Seven University of Calgary Dinos have been announced as football all-stars for 2009, the most of any program in the conference.
Nursing students take care
A group of nursing students are part of a widespread campaign to help
their peers understand the H1N1 influenza pandemic and to take
U of C wins international communications awards
External Relations and the Faculty of Medicine have combined to earn
seven awards from the Association of Marketing and Communications
Professionals in a competition that attracts 5,000 international
Academic Foundations online
Academic Foundations: Principles to Guide University Planning (2009) is posted online for the campus community. It describes the foundational academic principles of the U of C: student success; excellence in research, scholarship and creative activity; interdisciplinary education and research; and return to community.
Green buildings are living labs
Through its green building initiative, the University of Calgary is providing students with leading-edge experience in the field of high-performance green buildings.