University of Calgary

November 27, 2009

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Glavic wins Hec Crighton; Gaydosh is rookie of year
University of Calgary Dinos quarterback Erik Glavic has made Canadian university football history as CIS player of the year for the second time in three seasons. Defensive tackle Linden Gaydosh has claimed the trophy as rookie of the year.

Dinos fever heating up
Premier Ed Stelmach is getting caught up in Dinos fever and is upping the ante with a friendly wager with Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty. Plus, see more fans in this new video.

Project engages faculty and students
A new pilot project launches next month to support selected faculty members in redesigning their large-enrolment first-year arts and sciences courses to better engage with students.

Pamela Wallin speaks on campus
The Hon. Pamela Wallin, member of the Senate of Canada, former journalist and diplomat, will deliver a presentation today on campus entitled Canada: No Longer a Spectator Nation.

Campus Connection

PCards save time and paper
A university AMEX Purchasing Card (PCard) can be a fast, easy and environmentally friendly way to purchase goods and services. Find out if you are eligible to get one.

Postcard

Like Canada, but with better weather
A semester-long exchange in New Zealand for U of C law student Kyla Stott-Jess was one of her last chances to explore before she begins work as a lawyer.

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Events

Until Nov. 29
> Cut the Carbs Buildings Challenge

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> Canada: No Longer A Spectator Nation with Senator Pamela Wallin
> Book Launch: Golden Threads
> Dinos: Women's VBall vs. Trinity Western
> Dinos: Men's Hockey vs. UBC
> Book Launch/Reading: Woodstock Rising by Tom Wayman
> Dinos: Men's VBall vs. Trinity Western
> the mob by Clem Martini
> Dance Montage 2009

Nov. 28
> VANIER CUP
> Fairly Traded Market Day
> Dance Montage Matinee
> Dinos: Women's Hockey vs. U of A
> Dinos: Women's VBall vs. Trinity Western
> Dinos: Men's Hockey vs. UBC
> Dinos: Men's VBall vs. Trinity Western
> the mob by Clem Martini
> Dance Montage

Nov. 30
> Picking Winners: Understanding Biomass Economics
> Monday Night Jazz Series: Michelle Gregoire Quintet

Dec. 1
> December 6th Memorial Ceremony

For a look at upcoming events, go to ucalgary.ca/events