University of Calgary

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Over $22M in funding awarded to 131 UCalgary faculty members as part of federal investment

Campus - Jun 17

On June 14, 2024, the University of Calgary received over $22 million as part of a  federal funding announcement. The announcement included $693.8 million in funding for discovery and applied research, and was made by Yasir Naqvi, parliamentary secretary to the minister of health and Ryan Turnbull, parliamentary secretary to the deputy prime minister and minister of finance, and parliamentary secretary to the minister of innovation, science and industry on behalf of François-Philippe Champagne, minister of innovation, science, and industry.

Innovation - Jun 14

Times Square billboard features Calgary startup, UCalgary professor

Not everyone gets to see their face on a digital billboard in New York City's Times Square, but that's exactly what happened to Dr. Faramarz Samavati, PhD, earlier this spring.

Campus - Jun 10

Ceremony celebrates success of early-stage innovators


The innovation journey is by no means quick and easy, and it is important to recognize achievements along the way.

Health - Jun 7

The face of anatomy textbooks is changing


University of Calgary librarian Kathryn Ruddock had read about the lack of diversity in anatomy illustrations.

Health - Jun 5

Seven UCalgary graduate students win 2024 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships


The University of Calgary is home to several coveted scholarships and awards, but one of the most prestigious and competitive is the  Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (CGS).

Politics - Jun 5

Publication: "Hard Lessons in Corporate Governance"

Hard Lessons in Corporate Governance provides an accessible introduction to the various failed attempts at using corporate governance to improve society.

Innovation - May 31

Winners of Quantum City Challenge unveil solutions for key energy questions

UCalgary competition brings together leading research teams in academia and industry to focus quantum science on big challenges in energy management and environmental remediation The Quantum City Challenge recently crowned it

Health - May 30

Researchers pilot AI-powered platform to deliver personalized health care

Imagine accessing precise medical opinions and predictions from an expert who has studied every health test, care decision, and outcome for patients exactly like you.

Health - Jun 12

Thriving, not just surviving: Scholar unravels body and eating relationships among sexual and gender minority young adults


Werklund School postdoc Kheana Barbeau shifts the narrative from focus on risk to focus on resilience Werklund School of Education postdoctoral schola

Health - Jun 7

Assistant prof in biological sciences named CIFAR global scholar


Ann Gregory selected to be one of 10 emerging research leaders by Canadian Institute for Advanced Research A University of Calgary researcher who stud

Campus - Jun 6

Scholars’ conference explores the ’unruly and irreverent’ in youth


UCalgary researchers who study children and youth are welcoming researchers from across North America and the U.K. to campus June 6 to 8

Funding helps students explore ongoing mysteries of STEVE

Space mission uses nano satellite to learn more about the long, glowing ribbon of purple light that sometimes arches across the night sky A project at the University of Calgary is preparing for a space mission to try to learn

Campus - Jun 4

Class of 2024: Syntax and coding and singing - oh my! Following her passions leads one student to unexpected opportunities


Lauryn Anderson merged a love of computer science and linguistics into a combined degree in the faculties of science and art In her first semester of

UCalgary scholars reflect on Asian heritage and the academy

Celebrated since the 1990s, Asian Heritage Month was formally designated as May in 2001 . The theme for  Asian Heritage Month 2024: Preserving the Past, Embracing the Future: Amplifying Asian Canadian Legacy.

Environment - May 29

How UCalgary’s Simpson Centre is connecting funding, research, and policy to ensure Canadian agricultural sustainability

The University of Calgary has embarked on a unique project, thanks to significant funding from MITACS, a national research organization, and the financial backing of 12 agricultural industry groups.