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Digital bee collection launched at University of Calgary

Faculty of Science collaborates with Libraries and Cultural Resources on unique project

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Mitacs - Globalink Program

The University of Calgary has partnered with Mitacs to provide funding through the Globalink Research Award program. Third and fourth year students can take part in international research opportunities in any discipline. The award is worth $6,000 CAD for research placements of 12-24 weeks.

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Faculty news


Congratulations Team Robot Unicorns for being a Technovation Junior Division Finalist!

Team Robot Unicorns has successfully advanced to the Technovation World Pitch Finals in the San Francisco Bay Area in August. ...

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Day or night, Rothney Astrophysical Observatory invites researchers and citizen scientists to learn more about the universe

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CBC Calgary: From birds to bees, U of C celebrates role pollinators play in biodiverse communities

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Faculty of Science's Warren Piers honoured with Killam Annual Professorship

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