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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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Catch up with the latest alumni news, and learn something new in the latest issue of Alumni Connections

Parex Resources chairman Wayne Foo and UCalgary Leadership

Gift from alumnus-led exploration company fuels innovation

Wayne Foo’s generosity in milestone gift fosters freedom, discovery and commercialization in science

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Latest news


Class of 2019: Supreme Court justice and energy leader awarded honorary degrees

University veterinarian and community advocate recognized with Order of the University of Calgary...

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Dr. Jennifer Love appointed head of Department of Chemistry

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UCalgary No. 6 in Canada’s Top 50 Research Universities rankings

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Class of 2019: First-ever Entrepreneurial PhD develops wearable technologies for Microsoft

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In the media


In the News: UCalgary Alumni

Learn more about our Top 40 Under 40 recipients – Dr. Deinera Exner-Cortens (BSc’07) and Dr. Shafeena Premji (BSc’04)

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In the News: Michael Sclafani, Advancement; Christian Emond, Faculty of Science; Sebastian Alvarez, Schulich School of Engineering, in CBC Calgary

Why the University of Calgary launched its own crowdfunding platform

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In the News: Erin Low, Faculty of Science, in Parks Canada

Wildfire effects on bats in Waterton Lakes National Park

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In the News: Christopher Clarkson, Faculty of Science, in Daily Oil Bulletin

Development Of Novel Technologies For Tight Oil, Oilsands Expected To Accelerate With CRIN

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