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Tim Cruz leveraged Data Science and Analytics diploma to make the most of new opportunities in Calgary's tech economy.

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USC Service Update

The Undergraduate Science Centre (USC) and Departments are not taking in-person student appointments until further notice.

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Undergraduate Student Registration Support

For the week of Monday, March 23rd to Friday, March 27th, registration support for Faculty of Science students is available via a virtual front desk and virtual drop-in Program Advising.

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The Faculty of Science is the place where curiosity sparks discovery and discovery ignites innovation. Check out our video for a glimmer of the creativity and discovery that’s happening in our classrooms, in the field and around the world every day.

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Latest news


Canadian dinosaurs stayed put for the winter, new study shows

Study of isotopes in dinosaur teeth confirm that Late Cretaceous hadrosaurs were non-migratory...

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Individual associated with UCalgary tests positive for COVID-19

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2020 University of Calgary Teaching and Learning Grants recipients announced

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PhD student's video submission wins Chemistry Category in Dance Your PhD Contest

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In the media


In the News: Washington Post

How Johnson & Johnson companies used a ‘super poppy’ to make narcotics for America’s most abused opioid pills (Peter Facchini)

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In the News: Physics World

Honeywell says it will soon release ‘the most powerful quantum computer yet’ (Barry Sanders)

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In the News: Calgary Herald

Calgarian leading U.S. biotech company in race to develop coronavirus vaccine (former chemistry graduate student Joseph Payne)

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In the News: Northern News Services

Lecture gives insights on science behind aurora (David Knutsen)

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Upcoming events

There are currently no upcoming events

Due to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 (coronavirus) situation, all in-person University of Calgary events are on hold until further notice.

In case you missed it...

More talkes from the Cryypt...Analyst

Hosted by the Institute for Security Privacy and Information Assurance (ISPIA)
Speaker:  Jeff Man, Online Business Systems
Date:  Originally aired March 25, 2020 at 1:45 p.m.
Virtually presented and recorded via Zoom

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Report to Community 2018-2019

Our Report to Community showcases the Faculty’s impact around the world, and is guided by our strategic plan, which is built on our three strategic priorities:  developing and supporting champions of science, advancing solutions to our Grand Challenges and promoting and supporting an engaged and impactful team. 

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