University of Calgary

November 8, 2010

 
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News

A. H. Younger Chair in Hydrocarbon Processing
Andy Younger, pioneer of natural gas processing, is remembered with a chair established in his name at the Schulich School of Engineering.

Summer at the Mayo Clinic
Second-year medical student Fahd Jowhari spent his summer at the prestigious Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota completing an elective.

Campus Connection

Recognize Excellence
The Students' Union Teaching Excellence Awards are open for nominations. Nomination criteria, guidelines and forms are available online or can be picked up at the SU office in the MacEwan Student Centre. The deadline for fall semester nominations is Nov. 19.

Building a rural medical clinic in Haiti
Medical students are hosting a unique fundraiser tomorrow night—The Rich Man Poor Man dinner.

Dinos in Action

Wick picks Dinos
Hockey legend, Hayley Wickenheiser, is profiled in ROAR Magazine on campus newsstands soon. Read an early excerpt here.

 

Events

Today
> John Wesley's challenge & response to modernity
> Internationally renowned Curator Helena Reckitt
> Ethnicity and Gender in Roman Funerary Commemoration
> Temple groves and private gardens in Roman Pompeii
> Calgary Pro Musica: Aspen Ensemble

November 9
> Rich Man Poor Man Dinner
> RBC recognition event
> Ribbon cutting event–first books moving into the Taylor Family Digital Library
> Is it sinful to be born a woman?

November 10
> 30h3! with guests

November 12
> 2010 Eckhardt-Gramatté Winner’s Tour
> Installation of Jim Dinning as the 12th Chancellor
> Joyful!
> Women’s hockey: Dinos vs. Manitoba

November 13
> Women’s hockey: Dinos vs. Manitoba

November 15
> Jazzlab
> U of C guitar ensemble

November 16
> Management Alumni Excellence award presentation and gala

November 17
> MBA info session

November 18
> Design Matters: Julian Blecker
> Landscapes for a new ecological west
> ISPIA distinguished lecture series: We need assurance
> Book study: Becoming Human by Jean Vanier

November 19
> Haiti reconstruction workshop
> Fridays with the faculty: how CEOs use intuition, analysis and guiding principles to make strategic decisions

More events: ucalgary.ca/events