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Kevin Vickers with the previous director of the French Centre, Mary-Lou Kaitting.

Kevin Vickers with the previous director of the French Centre, Mary-Lou Kaitting. 

Kevin Vickers: Hero is one of ours House of Commons sergeant-at-arms studied at French Centre in 1990s
Academic All-Canadians juggle dual passions Science students credit success in classroom and sports for outstanding university experience
Killam scholar applies multidisciplinary lens to arthritis Kelsey Collins explores how inflammation associated with obesity contributes to osteoarthritis
U Voices: Let's end the flu-shot debate for Alberta health-care workers William Ghali, Cumming School of Medicine, writing in the Globe and Mail
Ancient virus found preserved in frozen caribou dung With global warming, viruses could be released into environment, scientists warn in newly published study
Trick or Eaters forgo candy for food bank donations this Halloween Meal Exchange is a nation-wide, youth-driven charity working towards a more sustainable food system

Research

Dr. Norm Campbell was one of the lead authors on a position statement calling on governments to develop healthy food procurement policies across the country.

Dr. Norm Campbell was one of the lead authors on a position statement calling on governments to develop healthy food procurement policies across the country. 

Governments urged to improve access to healthy food With cardiovascular health in the balance, experts say education alone isn’t enough to change behaviour
Study calls for faster treatment of acute stroke patients Delays administering blood-clot medications identified in Canadian hospitals
Killam scholar focuses on supporting cancer patients' families Nursing PhD candidate Colleen Cuthbert is researching the benefits of exercise for caregivers
Killam scholarship winner studies costly and common bone disease Haley Britz looks for clues about osteoporosis in the microarchitecture of bones
Students use DNA markers to check labelling of fish products Ecology project gives undergrads authentic research experience
Shedding light on the cause of pre-eclampsia in pregnant women University's Jay Cross and team from Stanford explain the pathway which leads to devastating condition

U in the News

Oct. 31 2014
Medicine Hat News Citizens of Burdett fought hard in First World War Pat Brenan, Faculty of Arts
Oct. 30 2014
Calgary Herald Flood diversion project no longer based on... Allan Ingelson, Faculty of Law
Oct. 30 2014
Metro Calgary ‘Beats By Ray’ and other offensive intramural... Lexi Narowski, Students' Union; Don McSwiney, Faculty of Kinesiology
Oct. 30 2014
Calgary Herald University of Calgary falls in Maclean’s national... Provost Dru Marshall; Jarett Henry, Students' Union
Oct. 30 2014
Huffington Post slideshow video Jian Ghomeshi losing Facebook followers fast Paul Fairie, Faculty of Arts
Oct. 29 2014
CTV News video Librarian offers people a safe place to sing Melanie Boyd, Libraries and Cultural Resources
Oct. 28 2014
Edmonton Journal Opposition haunted by ghost of Redford past David Stewart, Faculty of Arts
Oct. 28 2014
Edmonton Journal What’s next for Jim Prentice and the PCs? David Taras, Faculty of Arts
Oct. 28 2014
CBC Calgary Danielle Smith replacement would be 'foolish... Tom Flanagan, Faculty of Arts

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Campus Connection

Ensuring doctors exert their influence wisely Students in the Cumming School of Medicine host Advocacy Awareness Symposium Oct. 31
School of Public Policy to host panel on Obama's last two years Discussion Nov. 5 about results of U.S. midterm election will be free and open to the public
View partial solar eclipse at pop-up observatory on campus Rothney Astrophysical Observatory to bring tips and tools to viewing event Thursday
The history of energy in the Americas Big goals, international scope for two-day conference