University of Calgary

September 2008

September 30, 2008

MEDIA ADVISORY: Partnership to enhance care to seniors

September 29, 2008

U of C scientist captures global-warming gas directly from the air; technology could reduce emissions from transportation

September 25, 2008 

September 25, 2008

NEWS RELEASE: Quantum leap in hi-tech performance: U of C physicists unveil novel process that promises to kick-start quantum technology sector
NEWS RELEASE: Getting the grade: B+ for sustainability 
MEDIA ADVISORY: “Preventing Domestic Violence: What’s A Chair To Do?”
STORY: A day to end rabies

September 24, 2008

STORY: Donate Canadian Tire money for homelessness

September 23, 2008

NEWS RELEASE: America’s smallest dinosaur uncovered. Remains of Cretaceous “anteater” found during Albertosaurus dig reveal new species of tiny dino.

September 22, 2008

MEDIA ADVISORY: Ancient “anteater” North America’s smallest dinosaur yet
MEDIA ADVISORY: U of C students first to meet "Phil": Campus recruiting campaigns become more innovative
STORY: UC-Q Ramadan Charity Drive makes a stay in hospital a little more bearable

September 19, 2008

NEWS RELEASE: Province announces downtown campus plan: New learning opportunities for thousands of U of C students

September 18, 2008

NEWS RELEASE: Not the science teachers you had! Nation-wide contest looking for entertaining science teachers 
MEDIA ADVISORY: Mini Med School Returns for Fall: General public invited to scratch that itch for medical knowledge 

September 15, 2008

NEWS RELEASE: Co-curricular record highlights student involvement  

September 12, 2008

STORY: New Environmental Design students crack the shell of design practice with the Egg Drop
MEDIA ADVISORY: Battle of Alberta: U of C Dinos take on U of A Golden Bears
MEDIA ADVISORY: Alternative energy conference next week

September 11, 2008

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Public lecture and symposium: Renowned educator of disadvantaged adults to speak at U of C this fall  

September 10, 2008

MEDIA ADVISORY: Student designs rise to the challenge of the Egg Drop
NEWS RELEASE: Schulich School of Engineering launches research chair to help settle property disputes around the world
MEDIA ADVISORY: Alumni Association president McKinnon joins Board of Governors
MEDIA ADVISORY: Helping to keep people with mental illness off the streets
STORY: U of C showcases Research in Action: Biomedical engineering

September 9, 2008

NEWS RELEASE: Sick kids need to have role in their treatment
NEWS RELEASE: Students: improve your campus
MEDIA ADVISORY: Schulich School of Engineering launches research chair to help settle property disputes around the world
NEWS RELEASE: U of C researchers play key role in national space weather monitoring effort
PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Free Lecture on obesity, diabetes & exercise: Fit from the inside out

September 8, 2008

MEDIA ADVISORY: Space weather cameras focus on cosmic storms
MEDIA ADVISORY: University of Calgary showcases some of the world’s best talent and latest advances in biomedical engineering
NEWS RELEASE: Professional Series 2008: U of C Program of Dance presents a snapshot of contemporary Canadian choreography
NEWS RELEASE: A four-year degree – guaranteed: U of C becomes first university in Canada to offer guaranteed access to classes for timely graduation  
MEDIA ADVISORY: Sick kids should have say in health care

September 5, 2008

NEWS RELEASE: Royal Society of Canada honours U of C professors
NEWS RELEASE: U of C grooms Calgary’s next generation of leadership  

September 4, 2008

NEWS RELEASE: Teenaged Romeo the youngest athlete in U of C history
NEWS RELEASE: U of C launches equity review
SLIDE SHOW: Photos from Orientation 2008
NEWS RELEASE: Leading international oil and gas economist joins Haskayne faculty
STORY: Students produce new online Wellness Guide  

September 3, 2008

NEWS RELEASE: University of Calgary launches Canada’s fifth veterinary program
NEWS RELEASE: Treasure hunt for black gold on U of C land kicks off
MEDIA ADVISORY: Dinos Athletics and Schulich School of Engineering introduce youngest athlete in U of C history
MEDIA ADVISORY: Leading energy experts to discuss world oil market turmoil

September 2, 2008

NEWS RELEASE: Federal government invests in satellite navigation and wireless location research at Schulich School of Engineering
MEDIA ADVISORY: Stephen Lewis to welcome class of 2012