University of Calgary

September 5, 2013

Welcome Class of 2017

Lost? You’re not in Ponoka anymore
First-year students wide-eyed but enthusiastic.

Performances of ‘SEXXXY,’ campus tours keep first-years busy
Follow University of Calgary Orientation Week events in photos, social media.
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Encourage students to apply for Markin research funding
Applications for fall/winter undergraduate research accepted until Sept. 13.


First Year Scholars Program hosts inaugural workshop
High-achieving students get advice, make connections.

Drama community mourns passing of respected professor Kathleen Foreman
Champion of children’s theatre leaves mark on drama department, city of Calgary.

Campus Connection

Grads on campus, you’re invited to Alumni Fan Zone at Kickoff 2013
Part of Alumni Association’s new Dinos Support Program.

Dinos in Action

Dinos reload for another playoff soccer push
Coach McDonnell has high expectations for 2013 men’s squad.
Troye Flannery era opens with provincial rivalries in women’s soccer

‘We intend to make as much noise as possible’.


Sept. 5/The Gauntlet
Student fees raised by another $150
Raphael Jacob, Students’ Union
Dru Marshall, Provost

Sept. 5/The Gauntlet
Vandalism rife during O-week
Meg Martin, Student and Enrolment Services
Lanny Fritz, Campus Security

Sept. 5/St. Albert Leader
Redford off to China Friday
Elizabeth Cannon, President

Sept. 5/CBC Eyeopener
Mission to Mars (audio interview)
Simon Engler, Schulich School of Engineering

Sept. 5/Calgary Herald
New report on manufacturing casts doubt on Dutch disease
Stephen Gordon, School of Public Policy

Sept. 5/The Gauntlet
Dinosaur brought to life using 3D animation Watch Video
Darla Zelenitsky, Faculty of Science

Sept. 4/Calgary Sun
Dinos starting quarterback lost for the season with foot injury
Eric Dzwilewski, Blake Nill, Dinos