University of Calgary

November 17, 2010

Submit a story idea or event
UToday Guidelines
Contact UToday
Subscribe to RSS


On the front lines of the U of C Call Centre
Meet Lara Ahmed, a student caller with the University of Calgary Development Office.

Chillin’ for Charity
Haskayne students are holding their first annual Polar Bear Dip fundraiser today between 1 and 4 p.m. in parking lot 1, near the Education building.

Campus Connection

Public talk: Challenges for information security
When will we be secure? We need assurance.

Dinos in Action

By now, you’ve probably heard of Dinos sprinter Sam Effah. You’ll be forgiven, however, if that’s a relatively recent development.

Dinos one game away from country-wide domination
Support our Dinos as they battle their way to the Vanier Cup this Saturday at the National Semifinal Mitchell Bowl at McMahon Stadium.



> 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

Nov. 15–Dec. 4
> Power OFF Challenge

Nov. 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
> Postdoctoral Association of the U of C AGM
> Newest residence gets a name
> Setting Priorities and Budgeting in Health Care

Nov. 19
> Haiti reconstruction workshop
> Fridays with the faculty: how CEOs use intuition, analysis and guiding principles to make strategic decisions
> Making Light Work; Biomedical Optics Research
> Word order, intonation and (non-)effects of bilingualism in Thompson River Salish

Nov. 20
> CIS Mitchell Bowl: Dinos vs. Saint Mary's

Nov. 22
> Calgary History of Medicine Society event

Nov. 23
> Science Café: Reinventing Nature Using Synthetic Biology
> Winners of the Uprising National Playwriting Competition: Peace, Politics and Society
> Students and new Canadians talk frankly about the impact of the economic downturn

Nov. 25
> Book study: Becoming Human by Jean Vanier

Nov. 25–27
> Dance Montage 2010

Nov. 28
> Alumni family skate with Santa

Dec. 2
> Alberta/Haskayne executive MBA info session

More events: