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October 21, 2010

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Mayor-elect Naheed Nenshi, U of C alumnus
On the heels of Calgary's highest municipal election voter turnout, Naheed Nenshi, BComm'93, was elected as Calgary's new mayor.

Teaching Tsuut'ina
Preserving native language just one of eleven new program offerings from Faculty of Education.

Delightful comedy opens the Department of Drama season
When the truth doesn't get you what you want...

Dinos in Action

Wear red. Show your Dino pride.
Red Friday—game day—is tomorrow.


Which new U of C buildings are you interested in touring? Check all that apply.

1) University of Calgary Downtown Campus
2) Taylor Family Digital Library
3) Energy, Environment, Experiential Learning
4) Cogeneration Plant

To find out the locations and opening dates of each new space, visit:


> 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
> Freedom of speech and the Muslim question

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
> Engineering the climate: options, risks and ethics
> Geospace remote sensing
> UCalgary string quartet: Czech masters
> Film: The Keys to the House

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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