University of Calgary

August 2008

August 29, 2008

NEWS RELEASE: Premature babies of mothers who smoke particularly vulnerable to SIDS
MEDIA ADVISORY: Environmental Science student Ola Kowalewski uses art to show science in a different light
STORY: What Women Want—In Homeless Shelters

August 28, 2008

MEDIA ADVISORY: Students hunt for black gold
MEDIA ADVISORY: SSHRC funding announced  

August 27, 2008

NEWS RELEASE: Class of 2012 demand, enrolment rising
NEWS RELEASE: Kraft Dinner® not a comfort food for people obliged to eat it, study finds
MEDIA ADVISORY:  Stephen Lewis to welcome class of 2012
NEWS RELEASE: Researchers discover first prehistoric pregnant turtle and nest of eggs
STORY: Undergrad student scrubs in for summer research 

August 26, 2008

MEDIA ADVISORY: First prehistoric pregnant turtle on display
STORY: Undergrad student scrubs in for summer research
NEWS RELEASE: Former faculty member appointed new associate VP (research)
NEWS RELEASE: Better Health — one step at a time
STORY: Health Impact Fund aims to save lives 

August 25, 2008

NEWS RELEASE: Extreme pressure changes near blades injures bat lungs, U of C study finds
MEDIA ADVISORY:  U of C researchers integrate several disciplines to investigate how neighbourhood structure promotes physical activity and health

August 20, 2008

STORY: Environmental Design Student to propose best management practices for silver sagebrush reclamation - a pillar of the grasslands ecosystem

August 18, 2008

STORY: Research symposium showcases talent of future biomedical engineers
STORY: U of C student studies ADHD in elementary school students
STORY: Research keeps athletes cool in Beijing
STORY: U of C athletes shine at Beijing Olympics with medal wins in wrestling and rowing

August 16, 2008 

MEDIA ADVISORY: Canada’s Carol Huynh wins gold

August 15, 2008

STORY: EVDS architecture professor Brian R. Sinclair’s photos explore hope and change in Mongolia
STORY: Powerweb suit makes Olympians faster, higher and stronger
STORY: Student tailors nutrition for cancer patients
STORY: Afghan professors get advanced course on road engineering

August 14, 2008

NEWS RELEASE: Bruce Carson to lead Canada School of Energy and Environment

August 11, 2008

Page appointed to enviro panel: U of C professor is first Albertan to lead national advisory group on environment and economy