University of Calgary

October 20, 2010

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Strengthening ties to China
President Elizabeth Cannon visits with Chinese government officials, academic institutions and alumni.

World Health Organization conference in Calgary
Sodium reduction symposium co-chaired by University of Calgary doctor.

New Canadian Embassy in Qatar
The University of Calgary—Qatar was chosen to represent the education sector at the Canadian Embassy design unveiling.

Campus Connection

Community as a classroom
Applications for Calgary Serves programs are due this Friday.

New spaces
Check out the newest photos of University of Calgary Downtown Campus taken at the Nexus Dialogue Series launch.

Green Scene

Idle-free at the U of C
University of Calgary clears the air with new program to turn off idling engines.



> 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
> Film: The Keys to the House
> Alaska's last mammoth—no bones about it

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
> Hal Kvisle academic lecture series
> Coheed and Cambria
> Through her eyes art exhibit: Shinobu Mitsuhashi

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
> Film: Filumena Marturano
> Engineering the climate: options, risks and ethics
> Geospace remote sensing
> UCalgary string quartet: Czech masters

October 23
> The Calgary workshop: philosophy & business ethics
> Chamber music of yesterday and today

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
> Science Café: bioengineering, the XX factor
> Hazard perception in novice and older drivers
> African grandmothers and granddaughters

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

October 28
> The Nickle at noon: protocols for Native American archives
> PeaceFilm: Falsos Positivos
> Book study: Becoming Human by Jean Vanier

October 29
> Faculty of Medicine 40th anniversary
> Galen on mental illness
> The Trews acoustic

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