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November 22, 2010

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Richard Matthews invested into the Order of Canada
Matthews has been a generous supporter of the U of C for many years, supporting the law and arts faculties, Libraries and Cultural Resources and The Nickle Arts Museum.

“Wall of stone” protects residence students
The newest residence building on campus has a name—Yamnuska.

President's Award winner
Franco Rizzuti shares his words of thanks after receiving the highest honour the U of C can bestow on a graduating student.

Campus Connection

From bollywood to ballet
A diverse community comes together for the dance event of the year—Dance Montage.

Undergrads showcase excellence in research
The Undergraduate Research Symposium is happening in the MacEwan Student Centre on Nov. 25.

Jolly volunteers needed for Skate with Santa
Help greet families, hand out Santa hats or assist with cookie decorating this holiday season on Nov. 28 from 1 - 4:30 p.m. If interested, please contact Pamela Roberts at or 403-220-5440.

Dinos in Action

We won!
After defeating the Huskies, the Dinos will face Rouge et Or in the Desjardins Vanier Cup Saturday, Nov. 27.



> Calgary History of Medicine Society event
> ISEEE Technical Lecture

Nov. 15–Dec. 4
> Power OFF Challenge

Nov. 22
> Crystal structures of a redox switch to modulate blood pressure
> Blood Elders share traditional knowledge and sacred drums & songs

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. 24
> Military Museums open house
> Past, Present and Future: The Dictionary of Canadian Biography
> Movies that Matter Documentary Series: Sons of Perdition

Nov. 25
> Book study: Becoming Human by Jean Vanier
> Geoscience open house
> Book launch celebrates Women Who Care

Nov. 26
> The Double Pulsar: Aurora Borealis and testing theories of gravity
> Women’s volleyball: Dinos vs. Regina
> Men’s hockey: Dinos vs. Regina
> Women’s hockey: Dinos vs. Regina
> Men’s volleyball: Dinos vs. Regina

Nov. 27
> Women’s volleyball: Dinos vs. Regina
> Women’s hockey: Dinos vs. Regina
> Men’s volleyball: Dinos vs. Regina

Nov. 25–27
> Dance Montage 2010

Nov. 28
> Alumni family skate with Santa

Dec. 2
> Alberta/Haskayne executive MBA info session

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