Submitted by admin on Fri, 03/14/2014 - 9:16am
Associate Professor George Melnyk presented a talk entitled “My Mother is an Alien: Lt. Ripley - From Virgin to Mother” at the BMO Center in downtown Calgary as part of The Calgary Entertainment and Comic Expo’s annual panel conference this past weekend. His talk explored both social and cultural implications of the quadrilogy Alien films, a timely event for the Expo as it played host to original cast members of the films this year.
Dr. Patrick Feng, assistant professor in the Department of Communication and Culture, was recognized for his commitment to sustainability in the Faculty Leadership category at the sixth annual SustainabilityON Awards. Feng involved people on campus with sustainability research by using the Dining Centre as a “living laboratory” for sustainability. He was also involved in organizing a sustainability workshop that attracted attendees from on campus and beyond.
Pamela Jarosz, a fourth-year Communications Studies student at the University of Calgary has recently presented at the 22nd Annual Richard Frucht Memorial Lecture Series and Student Conference at the University of Alberta from March 5-7, 2014.