University of Calgary

April 24, 2009

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Blood testing, mosquito style
Biomedical engineers design quick and painless electronic device that could aid diabetics.

U of C shortlisted for new national research chair

The university will compete for a prestigious national chair under the new federal Canada Excellence Research Chair (CERC) program.

Prof earns accolades as Arctic advocate
Robert Huebert in the Centre for Military and Strategic Studies is one of Canada’s leading experts on Arctic issues and is the recipient of the 2008 Robert I. Hendy Award for Maritime Affairs.



9:30 a.m. The 13th Annual Psychology Student Research Conference
4:30 p.m. Opening Reception for BFA Graduating Exhibition
7 p.m. Graduate Student Conference: Ancient Medicine and its Contexts (continues April 25)
8 p.m. Urban Dance Project MFA Concert: Inside/Out

April 27
> Lunch and Learn: Yoga for Well-Being: Evidence from Cancer Survivors (Space limited; register early)
> Floral Photo Ops-Wildflowers of the Canadian Rockies

April 28
> Science Café: Nature Deficit Disorder: Do Our Kids Need Nature?
> Spanish for Reel Film Series: The Red Squirrel

April 29
> Convergence Rocks!
> The Shifting Canadian Political Landscape
> Brain Bee

April 30
> Round Table Discussion: Canada's Relations with Mexico, and in the Americas
> Science in the Cinema Series: Special free screening of Gattaca
> Registration deadline for Faculty Technology Days (May 5)