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International synthetic biology competition Nov. 1-4
Jennifer Allford

Two student teams — one that has developed a sensor to detect pathogenic E. coli in live animals, and another that detects toxins in tailings ponds — will represent the University of Calgary at the international iGEM competition at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Boston Nov. 1-4....More

Construction to begin after Alberta government announces $142.5 million in funding
Jennifer Sowa

Schulich School of Engineering is set to undergo a transformation with the announcement of $142.5 million from the government of Alberta for the Schulich Expansion and Renovation Project....More

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Marjan Eggermont receives the Best of Biomimicry Award for Excellence in Biomimicry Education
Nikki Reimer

Marjan Eggermont, Senior Instructor and Associate Dean (Student Affairs), received the “Best of Biomimicry: Excellence in Biomimicry Education within a College or University” at the Biomimicry Education Summit in Boston....More

Solar car and solar house teams competing at concurrent international events

The University of Calgary is represented at two high-profile international student competitions now underway: the Solar Decathlon competition in Irvine, Calif., and the World Solar Challenge in Australia....More