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October 19, 2010

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International scholar speaks out on Open Access
Jean-Claude Guédon's discusses the rise and international impact of the Open Access movement and how it is shaping scholarship this Wednesday.

Campus Connection

Human Performance Lab Open House
On Oct. 20 from 3:30 - 6 p.m., the Human Performance Lab in the Faculty of Kinesiology welcomes the public for a first-hand look.

October speed skating bonanza at the Olympic Oval
Canada's top long track skaters take to the ice Oct. 21-24 as they battle for a spot on Canada's World Cup Team. Admission is free and everyone is welcome.

Dinos in Action

Dinos upgraded to Commonwealth bronze
University of Calgary Dinos sprinter Amonn Nelson receives a bronze medal from the Commonwealth Games after Nigerian sprinter Folashade Abugan tested positive for a banned substance and was disqualified from the competition.

Dinos scoreboard
Dinos' wins and losses.



> Sound judgment: the lawyer's most important attribute
> Open access & copyright: what grad students need to know

October 20
> Speaker Series: Adventures in Technology Commercialization
> iS2 Project: integrated service delivery information session
> Reaching the 'tipping point' in open access: Jean-Claude Guedon
> Exploring the virtual Arctic: 3D modelling Arctic archaeology

October 21
> The Nickle at noon: open access and collections
> School of Public Policy faculty and student mixer
> Book Study on Becoming Human by Jean Vanier

October 21-24
> Long track skating tryouts for Canada's World Cup Team

October 22
> U of C Alumnus & social justice "hero", Ben Perrin
> Human Trafficking in Canada
> Grey Matters, their first open access publication
> ISEEE Expert Series Presentation by Dr. David Keith

October 24
> The role of sound-to-meaning correspondences in word learning

October 25
> Gairdner Foundation lectures

October 26
> Cracking the whip: archaeo-tourism in Latin America
> Hazard perception in novice and older drivers
> Science Café: bioengineering, the XX factor

Oct. 26 - Nov. 6
> Play: The Liar

October 28
> The Nickle at noon: protocols for Native American archives

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