University of Calgary
UofC Navigation

Newsroom

Dr. Eugene Beaulieu's NY Times article on NAFTA

LARC Fellow Dr. Eugene Beaulieu's article  "President Trump Should Not Renegotiate NAFTA" in the New York Times discusses the risks of renegotiating the agreement.

> Read more

Dr. Pablo Policzer to speak at justREEL film screening

LARC Director, Pablo Policzer, will lead a discussion following the screening of the documentary Shadow World as part of the Marda Loop Justice Film Fest justREEL series on March 14. 

> Read more

LARC Fellows Highlight

Long-time LARC Fellows Dr. Kathryn Reese-Taylor  (Dept. of Anthropology & Archaeology) and Dr. Hendrik Kraay (Dept. of History) discuss current research projects. 

> Read more

Chocolate de paz

In collaboration with pazinmotion.org, LARC hosted the screening of the documentary Chocolate de paz/Chocolate of Peace (Colombia, 2016) by directors Gwen Burnyeat and Pablo Mejía Trujillo.

> Read more

Mexico Days Film Screening

Mexico Days 2016 concluded with a film screening and visit by Director Emilio Maillé.

> Read more

Women's Executive Network

LARC Advisory Board Member Karina Briño, President & CEO of the Mining Association of BC, was named one of Canada's "100 most powerful women" by the Women's Executive Network. 

> Read more

Mexico Days Events

Mexico Days was celebrated with several exciting events on campus. 

> Read more

New article on renewable energy in the Caribbean

Dr. Harrie Vredenburg publishes on the Caribbean's renewable energy landscape and the challenges faced by the region.

> Read more

Podcast Peace and Referendum: Colombia's Failure

LARC Fellow and Former Director Dr. Stephen Randall speaks on the 'Global Exchange' Podcast on the recent Colombian peace deal and the failed referendum that followed.

> Read more

Call for Applications - LARC Ideas Groups

The LARC Ideas Group encourages collaborative innovation across disciplines. Applications due Oct 28, 2016. 

> Read more

Video: Conversatorio Colombian Peace Accord

On Sept 15, LARC filmed an information session on the upcoming plebiscite in Colombia. On October 2nd, Colombians will decide whether to approve or reject the historic peace accord between the Colombian Government and the FARC guerrilla group to end half a century of conflict. 

> Read more

Raj Rangayyan named New Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada

Long-time LARC Fellow Raj Rangayyan, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, has been named New Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada.

> Read more

Pablo Policzer is highlighted in the #ICameAsARefugee Campaign on World Refugee Day

The #ICameAsARefugee campaign launched on June 20th, 2016, featuring LARC Director Pablo Policzer.

> Read more

Global Lessons in Urban Diversity, Revitalization and Growth

The second installment of LARC's Dialogues Series held on June 2 was a success! Panelists gathered to compare and discuss lessons and experiences in urban growth in Mexico, USA and Canada. 

> Read more

Pages