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Neuroscientist teams up with University of Calgary Dance and Decidedly Jazz Danceworks in innovative program.

New Music Notebook is a semi-regular column in the Calgary Herald that examines new compositions by Calgary composers and reviews new music concerts featuring composers whose works are presented in the Calgary performing arts scene.

Pilot project aims to make opera accessible to everyone

symposium on Richard Wagner is being held Saturday, Feb. 1 at the Rozsa Centre, just prior to opening night of the Calgary Opera’s production of the controversial German composer’s The Flying Dutchman. The day-long symposium is free.

In front of a crowd of 110, more than $20,000 was awarded to undergraduate researchers Wednesday evening. The winners of the 8th annual Students’ Union’s Undergraduate Research Symposium were announced in 14 different categories.

When writing a children’s book, how do you know it will be a success?

One way is to collaborate with students in the process, and that’s exactly what three University of Calgary alumni did when they undertook a project to produce a book about space exploration for elementary students. From Blue to Red is a hit, and today can be found in every Calgary Board of Education (CBE) classroom in the city.

Allan Bell and the Calgary's String Quartet

With the support of the University of Calgary as presenting sponsor and the Government of Alberta’s Ministry of Enterprise and Advanced Education, the Royal Society of Canada (RSC) held its annual general meeting in Banff Nov. 14-17, bringing together Fellows and Institutional Members from across the country.

Shirley Murray, professor emeritus in dance education in the Faculty of Kinesiology, has been involved with Dance Montage since its inception in 1969.

The combined BA Dance/BKin degree at the University of Calgary is the first of its kind in Canada.

Dan Perry will convocate Nov. 12 with a master's degree in playwriting.

Collaboration is key for newly established School of Creative and Performing Arts

The newly formed School of Creative and Performing Arts will showcase a new C-Bechstein concert grand piano...

Few of us follow our callings in life to receive accolades. However, when we do receive peer recognition, it can both surprise and overwhelm us all at the same time.


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