University of Calgary

June 2010

June 28, 2010

Many toddler and baby foods too sweet
Study finds high sugar content in packaged toddler and baby food products.

June 25, 2010

Schulich Axiom into the final stretch
U of C’s solar car near top of the pack heading to finish of 2010 American Solar Challenge.

June 22, 2010

U of C solar car gaining on the competition in road race
Schulich Axiom is steadily climbing towards the top spot in the 2010 American Solar Challenge.

June 20, 2010

U of C team begins solar car race
Canada’s only car in Tulsa to Chicago race, Schulich Axiom, hopes for top-place finish.

June 16, 2010

Lifelong learners cross the stage
More than 500 set to graduate from 33 different U of C Continuing Education programs.

The high costs of depression
U of C study looks at ways to decrease stigma of mental illness in the workplace.

Spirituality and scarcity
U of C hosts international conference on spirituality and social work from June 17-19.

June 15, 2010

Jim Dinning elected University Chancellor
Dinning to encourage excellence and champion University of Calgary in the community.

June 11, 2010

Convocation concludes
Joanne Cuthbertson, the University of Calgary’s outgoing Chancellor, will preside over her final graduation ceremonies on the Calgary campus today as Spring Convocation for the 44th graduating class concludes.

June 10, 2010

Clinexus supports health-tech entrepreneurs
Initiative will help health care sector bring new technologies to market.

Calgary community leader gets honorary degree
Calgary businessman, philanthropist and community leader Hal Wyatt will receive an Honorary Doctor of Laws this afternoon from the University of Calgary during Spring Convocation ceremonies.

June 9, 2010

Honouring a Canadian leader
Ed Broadbent, who led the federal New Democratic Party for 14 years and through four elections, will receive an Honorary Doctor of Laws this morning from the University of Calgary.

June 8, 2010

Bodychecking triples injury risk in Pee Wee hockey
New study compares rates of injury between young players in Alberta and Quebec leagues.

Convocation with a splash of Olympic gold
Canadian Olympian and gold medal-winning swimmer Mark Tewksbury will be awarded an Honorary Degree today as part of the University of Calgary’s Spring Convocation ceremonies.

June 7, 2010

Spring Convocation ceremonies set to begin
More than 4,500 students are set to graduate this week at the University of Calgary.

June 4, 2010

Business titans, Olympians and political leaders
University of Calgary presents Honorary Degrees to impressive group of Canadians.

U of C Solar Team off to the races
Schulich Axiom left today for the 2010 American Solar Challenge (ASC), a race from Tulsa, Oklahoma to Chicago, Illinois.

June 3, 2010

Power outage on campus
This morning, a power outage occurred in the Kinesiology A complex. The building is expected to be closed until electricity is restored.

June 2, 2010

Outgoing Chancellor's leaves lasting legacy
Joanne Cuthbertson and Charlie Fischer make $1-million donation to the U of C.