University of Calgary

November 18, 2011

News

Today, it’s in our house!
Dinos football take on Laval tonight at 7:30 p.m, McMahon Stadium. Get your tickets. Make some noise at the pep rally in MacEwan Student Centre at 2:30 p.m.

Researchers pinpoint date and rate of Earth’s most extreme extinction
Results stem from largest ever examination of fossil marine species.

Generous donation enhances student leadership
Unique program will centralize and co-ordinate leadership activities on campus.

Tsuut’ina Language and Culture program celebrates success
Unique collaboration preparing teachers to preserve endangered language and culture.

Honorary degree conferred on compassionate and inspirational leader
Special convocation ceremony held for The Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean. View slideshow

Campus Connection

Search for the next dean of the Faculty of Kinesiology
Message from the provost and vice-president (academic).

Staff vacation policy
Message from the vice-president (finance and services).

United Way

Need to brush up on your charitable giving?
AUPE Local 52 holds toothbrush and toothpaste drive for United Way

Newsmakers

Nov. 16, 2011
Calgary Herald
University of Calgary prof named researcher of the year

Events

Today
» The Calgary Region as a Transportation Hub Conference
» Visiting Artist and Scholar Lecture Series Presents: Sean Caulfield
» Greek and Roman Studies Department Seminar
» Dinos football: National Semi-final Mitchell Bowl

Nov. 19
» UCVM Veterinary Medicine Career Day
» Rothney Astrophysical Observatory Open House
» Schubert's Winterreise

Nov. 21
» Campus-wide Speed Skate Relay for the United Way Campaign
» Journey Dance - Free Intro Class
» Carlson Family Lecture on ADHD featuring Dr. Sam Goldstein

Nov. 23
» Geoscience Colloquium:Diamond: Deep Carbon from a Shallow Source
» Arctic Speaker Series: 'The Mackenzie Delta: An Overview of Exploration Potential & Challenges of Drilling in the High Arctic'
» PeaceTalk: Fasting for Courage & Climate Change
» Pray The Devil Back To Hell (PeaceFilm)
» Canadian Space Society Public Night

Nov. 24
» Sigma Xi Seminar - Unconventional Gas Reservoirs: Advances in Reservoir Characterization
» "The Miseries of Literary Men" Romantic Authorship and Nineteenth Century America Entertainment
» Dance Montage

Nov. 25
» Fridays with the Faculty: Dr. Jim Dewald
» Department of English Research Seminar Series
» A Manuscript for Modern Times: Natalia Goncharova and 'Game in Hell'
» Dance Montage

Nov. 26
» Dance Montage

Nov. 29
» French Symphonic Music of the 20th and 21st Centuries
» Ernestine Shuswap Gets Her Trout
» Ten Thousand Villages Fair Trade Sale

Nov. 30
» Ernestine Shuswap Gets Her Trout
» Ten Thousand Villages Fair Trade Sale
» Readings in Poetry and Prose
» Movies That Matter: Granito How to Nail A Dictator

More events:
www.ucalgary.ca/events

More Dinos events:
www.godinos.com