University of Calgary

Fall 2011

Peter Craigie Memorial Lecture

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October 12
Peter Craigie Memorial Lecture
7:30 p.m. The Rozsa Centre

Zayn Kassam, associate professor of religious studies at Pomona College in Claremont, Calif., and an expert in Islamic philosophy, mysticism, gender and literature, delivers the 2011 Peter Craigie Memorial Lecture. www.arts.ucalgary.ca

Dinos Football

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October 2
Dinos Football
1 p.m. kickoff, McMahon Stadium

The Dinos take on their provincial rivals the Alberta Golden Bears at home as they hit the mid-way point of the regular season. It is the first and only match between the two Alberta-based teams this season. www.goDINOS.com

Project Next Strategy Launch

Submitted by tdroden on Thu, 09/15/2011 - 17:29.

September 28
Project Next Strategy Launch
11:45 a.m. MacEwan Hall AB (first floor)

Unveiling of the strategy document and framework that is the result of Project Next. Join us as we mark a new era for the university. www.ucalgary.ca

Challenges of teaching in Kosovo inspire creativity

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Julie Moberg recently began teaching at the American School of Kosova. (Photo courtesy of Julie Moberg)

PhD at 40,000 feet

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Rob Barrett completed his PhD while working as a pilot for Air Canada. (Photo by Riley Brandt)

How do you spell ‘respect’?

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Diane Swiatek is realizing her dream of providing a trusting place to learn. (Photo by Riley Brandt)

New kids on the beer block

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Long-time friends and former colleagues, Tim Duffin, left, and Stefan Horsky are now partners in Calgary’s newest microbrewery, Village Brewery. (Photo by Riley Brandt)

Give me shelter

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David Monteyne’s new book traces civil defence architecture. (Photo by Riley Brandt)

Getting to the heart of arrhythmia

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Metabolic patterns could unlock cancer

Submitted by tdroden on Thu, 09/15/2011 - 16:15.