When I met with David Damberger, an alumnus from the Schulich School of Engineering, I thought the theme for the photoshoot was sustainable fashion. Turns out, the photo was supposed to illustrate his work for M-KOPA Solar, a company that provides residential solar-electricity…
A tradition now 18 years strong, Fall Orientation Week is a rite of passage for all University of Calgary students and is their official welcome to the campus community. New students meet their fellow classmates and members of the campus community while participating in fun events.
Meanwhile, back at the University of Calgary… former astronaut and current university chancellor Robert Thirsk made a donation and accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Thirsk earned a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Calgary in 1976.
Whenever I see a university graduation ceremony in a movie, it is outside on a beautiful summer day. Unfortunately, a pitch black gymnasium and hallways filled with horrible florescent lights are the reality when I am taking photos during the week long convocation ceremonies at the University of Calgary every June.
Every year at the University of Calgary, a lucky group of students are chosen by their peers to represent their graduating class. How does one get elected to be a Class Ambassador? By being awesome. I had a blast spending an hour with this energetic group of students.