University of Calgary

November 12, 2010

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Chancellor’s Installation Q & A
During Fall Convocation ceremonies this Friday, Jim Dinning will be officially installed as the U of C’s 12th Chancellor. Here are some of his thoughts thus far…

University community support key to iS2 project success
About 260 faculty and staff members attended the Nov. 2 iS2 Showcase and learned more details about the project and how it will directly affect them.

Fall Convocation

Dedicated to the cause
Dr. Robert Woodrow will be honoured for his lifetime contributions to the U of C at Friday’s Fall Convocation ceremonies.

President’s Award honors top student leader
Franco Rizzuti insists that learning doesn’t end at the threshold of the classroom.

Campus Connections

World-renowned architectural design exhibit comes to campus
Design exhibit, PROJECTiONE bitmaps, opens in the Faculty of Environmental Design’s Kasian Gallery this Friday, Nov. 12.

Dinos in Action

Battle of Alberta
The Dinos football team is going head to head with the Alberta Golden Bears this Saturday, November 13 in the 74th Hardy Cup. Game time is 3 p.m. at McMahon Stadium. The winner advances and will host the CIS Mitchell Bowl next weekend, putting them one game away from a trip to the Vanier Cup.


Nov. 8
U of C students launch unique Haiti fundraiser

Nov. 5
Edmonton Journal
Too early to declare demise of defined benefit pensions

Nov. 4
Globe and Mail
Calgary-born researcher wins prestigious international neurobiology award

Nov. 4
Trying to get some Quidditch on campus



> Fall Convocation
> 2010 Eckhardt-Gramatté Winner’s Tour
> Installation of Jim Dinning as the 12th Chancellor
> Joyful!
> Women’s hockey: Dinos vs. Manitoba

November 13
> Women’s hockey: Dinos vs. Manitoba
> Joyful!
> Rothney Astrophysical Observatory open house

November 14
> Joyful!

November 15
> Jazzlab
> U of C guitar ensemble
> Fall Concert for Bands

November 16
> Management Alumni Excellence award presentation and gala
> Hydrogen production in fluidized bed membrane reactors

November 17
> MBA info session
> Concert: Wintersleep
> Protecting Canadian Arctic sovereignty and security: Why does it matter?
> Energy from gas hydrates: Assessing the opportunities and challenges for Canada
> Archaeology at Teotihuacan, Mexico

November 18
> Design Matters: Julian Blecker
> Landscapes for a new ecological west
> ISPIA distinguished lecture series: We need assurance
> Book study: Becoming Human by Jean Vanier
> Blood Drive
> New possibilities for our children: Language as a cultural amplifier
> Paget/Hoy speaker series: Landscapes of the New Ecological West
> Concert: Dimmu Borger
> Mexican Film series: Vamonos con Pancho Villa

November 19
> Haiti reconstruction workshop
> Fridays with the faculty: how CEOs use intuition, analysis and guiding principles to make strategic decisions

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