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Jan. 21, 2009

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Nominations for highest U of C honour now open
Nominations are now welcome for the President’s Award for Excellence in Student Leadership—the university’s most prestigious student commitment award.

Free software guru Richard Stallman coming to U of C
Stallman founded the Free Software Foundation and developed a form of free software that everyone has freedom to copy, redistribute and alter—the GNU/Linux system is used on tens of millions of computers.

This month in Research in Action Online
A new research centre, mapping caribou, and, are advertisers fooling our children?

Pack the Jack!
The Dinos women’s basketball team will take on Trinity Western this Saturday, Jan 24. It’s a Pack the Jack event and the first 200 fans receive a Dinos toque courtesy of the U of C bookstore.

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11:30 a.m. Co-Curricular Record Launch
11:45 a.m. New Year, New You: A Time for Change
7:30 p.m.  Best of the Banff Mountain Films Festival (until Jan. 25)
Jan. 22
- What the 'Frogamander' Tells Us About Amphibian Origins
- ‘….which way I ought to go from here?’ President Obama, U.S. National Security and a World of Trouble
- Resolving the Israel-Palestine Conflict: What We Can Learn from Gandhi
Jan. 29
Your Genes Are Not Your Fate with Dean Ornish

Dinos in Action

7 p.m. Men's Hockey vs. UBC
Jan. 23
- Women's VBall vs Simon Fraser
- Women's Hockey vs NAIT
- Men's BBall vs Simon Fraser
Jan. 24
- Women's BBall vs Trinity Western
- Men's BBall vs Trinity Western