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Jan. 9, 2009

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U of C prof’s book on same
Top 10 list as book by Obama
Christian Bök, an associate professor in the Department of English, has become the toast of the UK literary scene with his book of poetry Eunoia—the best selling book of poetry in Canadian history.

Nursing students bring sex education to the community
The research results of third-year nursing students who participated in Community Action Team (CAT) placements will give two very different populations sexual health programs tailored to their specific needs.

Looking to improve your teaching skills?
With the Teaching and Learning Centre’s (TLC) series of workshops, faculty, postdoctoral fellows and graduate students can give new teaching approaches a try before taking them into the classroom.

This month in On Campus
Special Report on the National Survey of Student Engagement ... A classroom in the Amazon that floats.
Plus: Nursing's new simulation lab, a cool solution to global warming and a modern spin on Hamlet.  

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Jan. 10
Rothney Astrophysical Observatory open house
Jan. 15
Amie Dowling: Performing Arts and Social Justice: The Prison Projects
Jan. 15-17
West Side Story
Jan. 16-17
Tradition and Innovation
with Yu Hongmei and Rod Thomas Squance

Dinos in Action

Women's BBall vs U of S
Men's BBall vs U of S
Jan. 10
Women's VBall vs UBC
Men's VBall vs UBC
Women's BBall vs U of S
Women's Hockey vs MRC
Men's BBall vs U of S
Jan. 11
Women's VBall vs UBC
Men's VBall vs UBC
Men's Hockey vs U of A