University of Calgary

March 10, 2011

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TFDL update
Design issues relating to the heating and dehumidification systems in the new Taylor Family Digital Library (TFDL) will impact students, staff and faculty for the next few months.

Iron Science returns to Calgary
Alberta Iron Science finalist goes head-to-head with others in nationals. View Slideshow

24-hour business case competition draws 10 universities to Calgary
Haskayne School of Business team plays host to the nation.

Campus Connection

Look for Engagement Survey invitation March 15
Don’t forget to help make the university a better place to work by taking part in the upcoming engagement survey from March 15 to April 5.

President’s Award
Reminder that nominations for the President’s Award are due Friday, March 18.

Dinos in Action

Wickenheiser grabs national MVP nod
Hayley Wickenheiser was named the Canadian Interuniversity Sport player of the year in women’s hockey Wednesday night.

CIS Track and Field Championships
Sam Effah and Amonn Nelson close out their varsity careers in Sherbrook March 10 - 12.

Wear red. Show your Dino pride.
Red Friday—game day—is tomorrow.


March 9
Calgary Herald
Picture of the day

March 9
CBC, Calgary Eyeopener
Problems at new U of C library delay opening



> Empowering Women in Developing and Developed Nations
> An evening with Carla Harryman, Lyn Hejinian, and M. NourbeSe Philip
> 30 Hour Famine Fundraiser kickoff
> Lecture: Psychic Sculpture and Other Works
> Lecture: Fifty Years at Crown Point Press
> ISEEE Distinguished Speaker Series: Daniel Sperling
> Martens Visiting Scholar in Art presents: Tom Marioni and Kathan Brown
> Book study: Community and Growth
> 2011 Calgary Peace Prize: Dr. Vandana Shiva
> William A. Howard lecture: Sean McMaster
> Concert and lecture: Gary Martin and the Heavenly Blues

Mar. 11
> French Education Film Festival
> Discovery Channel’s Iron Science Teacher
> 30 Hour Famine Fundraiser wrap-up party
> Large Fluctuations and Optimization using Extremal Dynamics
> Calgary Serves celebration
> Conference: History of Medicine Days 2011

Mar. 12
> Conference: History of Medicine Days 2011
> RAO open house: The Quirk about Quark Stars

Mar. 14
> ISEEE: Structured Decision Making in Developing Countries: Field Studies in Costa Rica and Tanzania

Mar. 15
> UCVM 4th Research Day
> ISEEE Expert Series: A 10-Year Energy Outlook- A Discussion of Forces and Trends Affecting Oil and Gas
> Italian Movie: Loose Cannons
> China Update 2011 with David Ho, Kiina Investment Limited

Mar. 16
> 25 Years of the Art of Big Rock Beer
> Polar Possibilities: Adventures in Paradise
> Frontiers in Neuroscience Symposium

Mar. 17
> Frontiers in Neuroscience Symposium
> Mayor Naheed Nenshi: Creating Good Public Policy at City Hall
> Film: The Fallen Feather
> Book study: Community and Growth
> Coming Out Monologues

Mar. 18
> Frontiers in Neuroscience Symposium
> Coming Out Monologues

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