University of Calgary

News Releases – November 2011

Nov. 30, 2011
N. Murray Edwards Trading & Finance Lab opens at Haskayne School of Business

BMO invests in students at Haskayne School of Business

Nov. 24, 2011

Master of Social Work program now available in Grande Prairie
New program to focus on community needs in Northern Alberta.

Nov. 18, 2011

Protecting Canada from global economic turmoil
Jack Mintz weighs in on danger of worldwide economy, how to ensure prosperity here at home.

Nov. 17, 2011

University of Calgary, international team pinpoint date and rate of Earth’s most extreme extinction
Results stem from largest ever examination of fossil marine species.

Nov. 16, 2011

Special ceremony honours 27th Governor General
The University of Calgary will confer an honorary degree upon The Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean.

University of Calgary researcher named Canada's Health Researcher of the Year
Researcher Paul Kubes, PhD, is the recipient of one of Canada's top awards for medical research.

Unique student leadership program launches
Generous donation enhances student leadership at the University of Calgary.

Nov. 9, 2011

Convocation to celebrate extraordinary Calgarians
More than 1,300 students will graduate from the University of Calgary during two fall convocation ceremonies.

Dinos want to send fans to Vanier Cup
Attend a Dinos playoff football game for chance to win a trip to the 2011 Vanier Cup championship in Vancouver on Nov. 25.

Nov. 1, 2011

Students compete on world stage with biosensor to help detoxify tailings ponds
University of Calgary team to compete at Massachusetts Institute of Technology

The 2011 ABA Law Negotiation Competition
Faculty of Law to host the 2011 American Bar Association Negotiation Competition

University of Calgary Bookstore begins selling Google eBooks