University of Calgary

November 14, 2012

News

Celebration continues
Event honours Governor General and highlights student accomplishments following convocation. View Slideshow

Clean energy for a sustainable world
Josephine Hill presents on Nov. 23 as part of the Eyes High on Research public lecture series.

Getting water from stone
Faculty member’s fellowship at Stanford aims to improve groundwater management.

New guide for research efforts
UCQ appoints faculty member associate dean, research.

Campus Connection

Winter Break
University officially closed at noon on Dec. 24.

It’s time for USRI
Students begin fall course evaluations this week.

Live at lunch …
Free noon concert and conversation with pianist-composer David McIntyre.

United Way update
Watch the thermometer rise weekly in the quest to raise $350,000.

Dinos in Action

Clean sweep
Dinos claim all Canada West football player-of-the-week honours while completing Drive for Five.

Convocation

Photo of the day
Check out our favourite pic from yesterday's convocation ceremonies.

Newsmakers

Nov. 12
The Globe and Mail
Martha hall Findlay to run for federal Liberal leader

Nov. 12
Reuters
For cholesterol tests, fasting may not be required

Nov. 11
Calgary Herald
Dinos relish fifth-straight Hardy Cup

Nov. 7
Huffington Post
Felix Baumgartner’s space suit has Calgary connections

Events

Today
» Leadership in Violence Prevention
» The Archaeology Department Noon Hour Lecture Series
» Financial Management - Forgotten Basics of Retirement
» Challenging Gifted Students in Swiss Public Schools
» Biostatistics/SAGE Seminar Series
» Networking Gala
» Spanish Movie: "Flowers from Another World"

Nov. 15
» Activism Against Gender Violence Campaign - Candle Making & Donation Drive
» Copyright Workshop
» Bachelor of Education Information Session
» "Aboriginal Authors Speak: The German Connection"

Nov. 16
» Activism Against Gender Violence Campaign - Candle Making & Donation Drive
» Free Reading: “Jung and Ecopsychology, The Dairy Farmers Guide to the Universe”
» 2012-2013 Lecture Series: “Theoretical and experimental innovations in bilingualism research” presents
» Calgary Society for Mediterranean Studies Public Lecture

Nov. 17
» Activism Against Gender Violence Campaign - Candle Making & Donation Drive
» Fun with Units
» Looking Glass Duo

Nov. 18
» Avalanche Backcountry Workshop
» Activism Against Gender Violence Campaign - Candle Making & Donation Drive

Nov. 19
» Activism Against Gender Violence Campaign - Candle Making & Donation Drive
» Co-op Skate-to-Win
» "Let the Eastern Bastards Freeze in the Dark" book signing
» Christian Thought Lecture: “Faith and Politics—Reflections on the Roots of Canada’s Current Parliament”
» Faith & Politics: Reflections on the Roots of Canada’s Current Parliament

Nov. 20
» Innovate Calgary 2012 Speaker Series - Session #3
» The Left-Hand of God: Why There will Always be a Religious Left in Canadian Politics
» The Lebel Lectures in Christian Ethics sponsored by the Chair of Christian Thought, UofC
» Christian Thought Lecture: “The Left Hand of God - Why There Will Always be a Religious Left in Canadian Politics”
» Olympic Oval Skate For The United Way!
» Aboriginal Authors Speak: The German Connection
» Eckhardt-Gramatté Winners Tour

Nov. 21
» Activism Against Gender Violence Campaign - Candle Making & Donation Drive
» Risk Communication, Public Health Scares and the “Right to Know”
» Thomas King Book Signing
» Beach Ridge Archaeology at Cape Espenberg, Alaska: Investigating the Origin & Development of Thule Culture in the Bering Strait

Nov. 22
» Activism Against Gender Violence Campaign - Candle Making & Donation Drive
» LEADFEST
» Dance Montage 2012

More events:
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