Rex and enter to win a Dinos 2009/10 Regular Season Family Pass!
Visit us next to Pizza 73 in Science B throughout the day where you can color your very own picture of Dino's mascot
DINOS COLORING CONTEST
exhibits and introduce some new and unexpected activities.
Now in our seventh year, Campus Fair 2009 will bring back some of your favourite
(ICT/Engineering Lawn, Science B, MSC – Centre Court and ICT Main Floor).
Bookstore when you drop your completed passport at any Guest Services location some exciting mainstage entertainment.
could win a Netbook (mini-computer) courtesy of the University of Calgary
Drop by the ICT/Engineering Lawn for a free burger or hot dog (for the first 5,000 guests) and
location. Visit as many exhibits as possible and have your passport stamped. You
Kids! Pick up your Passport to Discovery from the Bookstore or any Guest Services Free BBQ
PASSPORT TO DISCOVERY including the high energy acapella group HOJA.
A talented lineup of entertainers will take to the CBC Mainstage located on the ICT/Engineering lawn throughout the day,
GLADIATORS: 12:30PM, 3:10PM Enjoy over 50 creative, fun and interactive exhibits plus… food, music and of course, lots of great entertainment.
will be available at
FINEZA FLAMENCA DANCE SCHOOL: 12:10PM, 2:40PM Festival Atmosphere
*HEADLINERS - HOJA: 11:30AM, 1:00PM
WAGONSTAGE: 11:00AM, 1:40PM have time to visit all of our exciting exhibits!
OPERA SINGER, KEVIN MAJESKI: 10:30AM, 2:10PM glimpse of what the future holds. Use this program to plan your day and make sure you come early so you
It’s Campus Fair time! Join us for a trip through U of C’s world of discovery. Entertainment, fun, games and a
Doug Dirks, Kirk Heuser and David Gray.
University of Calgary. Hosted by local CBC personalities Angela Knight,
Featuring HOJA, plus performances from other talented friends of the
CBC MAINSTAGE WELCOME TO CAMPUS FAIR
ICT/Engineering Lawn – 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
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THE UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY IS PLEASED TO RECOGNIZE THE FOLLOWING SPONSORS FOR
THEIR VALUABLE SUPPORT OF THE U OF C AND OF CAMPUS FAIR 2009. THANK YOU!
The Pepsi Bottling Group PCL Construction Inc.
U of C Alumni Association Nexen Inc.
U of C Parking Services U of C Continuing Education
Duke Projects Inc. U of C Bookstore
Amex Bank of Canada
Stuart Olsen Construction Imagine Printing by Xerox
Cohos Evamy Integrated Design
Cardinal Coach Lines Limited U of C Business Operations
U of C Faculty of Fine Arts A-1 Signs
Dinos Athletics Irricana Lions Club
FR E E D RAW PR IZ E S
Win a family weekend in Banff for 4! Courtesy of U of C Business Operations
For students of all ages - Join us on Campus!
Win a tuition voucher for one non-credit course with Continuing Education (18yrs and over), plus
2009/10 season's passes for the Department of Drama and the Program of Dance performances.
Please complete the following free entry form and drop it at any Guest Services by 3:30pm.
Phone: ............................................................... Email: ........................................................................................................................
University faculty, staff and Campus Fair volunteers are ineligible to participate in draw.
The above info will be used to select winners for the prize draw at Campus Fair. We would also like to use the info to contact
attendees for a post event survey. If you do not wish to be contacted, please check here. K
Arctic Institute of North America Institute for Sustainable Energy, Environment and Economy (ISEEE) UC Global
Polar Bear Plunge The Great E “Fish”ency Derby Going Places!
Test your endurance skills by taking the Polar Bear Plunge. Polar bears can swim in icy Arctic Holy mackerel! Come grab your fishing pole and hook your “catch” of the day at our Great Travel with us! Come to the Centre for International Students and Study Abroad in the MacEwan
waters for hours at a time. How long can you last? Test your limits by taking the Polar Bear E’fish’ency Derby. After you have landed your fish, answer a question about energy and Student Centre to find out where in the world our students are studying, where the 2010 Olympic
Plunge. Prizes awarded to everyone! environment to win your prize. There are no suckers in our pond, but you’re sure to discover the athletes come from and much more. Make Flags, write postcards, watch movies and have fun
important link between energy and environment. sharing our global experience.
Dinos Coloring Contest
Visit us next to Pizza 73 in Science B throughout the day where you can color your very own Faculty of Law Veterinary Medicine
picture of Dino’s mascot Rex and enter to win a Dinos 2008/09 Regular Season Family Pass! Legal Trivia Around the Globe Inside Veterinary Medicine
Did you know that the sale of gum is prohibited in Singapore? Or that comic books depicting Are you brave enough to explore the inside of a cow? Can you read an x-ray? What do
Faculty of Kinesiology illegal acts are banned in Canada? Be sure to check out the Faculty of Law’s trivia contest full of veterinarians have to do with your health? Learn more with Veterinary Medicine!
U of C Outdoor Centre - Come Through our Doors and Get Outside! more fun and strange legal cases and laws in place in Canada, the United States and across the
globe. Schulich School of Engineering
Let us show you that outdoor adventure is for everyone! Try our geocache treasure hunt route to
win a prize! Dont’ forget to stop by and see who is hanging out at the indoor climbing wall! Try The Marvel of Electricity and Computers
your hand at our grass biathlon challenge with skis and targets. Or, try our canoe portage race, Let’s Talk Science
Cell phones, video games, robots and wind power - all items we use in daily life - many of them
like the early voyageurs to Canada! Enjoy live demos and free information presentations through DNA WhoDunnit? were designed by electrical, computer and software engineers. Stop by to see what these
the day! Just like CSI - Isolate some DNA and then work through how it is used to figure out WhoDunnit? engineers are working on today!
Dino For a Day! Libraries and Cultural Resources SuperCIVILization
Come by to visit Rex. Try your hand at Wii Sports and check out how hard of a slap shot you Dreaming Your Future: Libraries and Cultural Resources in the 21st Build a marshmallow and toothpick house, tower, bridge…. Measure the speed of your run with
have with the Dinos radar gun! Century an official speed gun. Test your knowledge of strength and structure by guessing the number of
What is your Dream? How will you be living, learning and working in the 21st Century? Come to books it will take to crack a foundation of eggs.
Let’s Talk Science our booth and create your own timeline, or mini-book, on what your future will look like. You can
Raiding the Refrigerator! Food is Made up of Chemicals - WHAT? also contribute to our Future Wishes storybook. Make a wish by writing or drawing your wish for The Future is Lite - Who Needs Spark Plugs?
Arthur ate everything in the fridge after school and now he is really sick! Do some simple tests to the future. Find out information about the new Taylor Family Digital Library scheduled to open in
Come out and see our light seeking robots and view a small scale Stirling Engine that has no
determine some of the normal things found in food, learn a little about how food is analyzed, when fall 2010. Enter our draws for prizes from the U of C Press and The Nickle Arts Museum.
exhaust. Learn more about Environmental Engineering.
it may have been contaminated and see if you can figure out what made Arthur sick.
Faculty of Medicine See the World in 3D
Wish Our Athletes Well! Blood & Guts: A View Inside Your Circulation and Digestive Systems
Check out campus fly-through and 3D stereo photos! Learn how to build your own surveying
Sign a banner to help cheer on all of the U of C athletes who will be heading to the 2010 Olympic Going in one end and out the other… bloody in between. Identify blood cells under a instruments.
Games! microscope; do a blood type match of fake blood to recipients; and re-assemble the GI tract.
Participants will get a ‘tube of blood’ and stickers for participating.
The Design of Processes
Nexen Inc. At this hands-on exhibit you will examine oils, core samples, plastics and other products designed
Snapshot of the Future
by chemical engineers. Make your own silly putty, sample liquid nitrogen ice-cream and learn
What will you be when you grow up? Will you be among the more that 130,000 U of C alumni Be sure to stop by the Nexen booth to participate in a craft and show off your knowledge of the
about the latest cutting edge research in Chemical and Petroleum Engineering.
who are changing the world every day? You could be a doctor, an artist, a teacher, a business environment and your commitment to the community. All participants get a chance to enter our
leader, a Prime Minister, even an ASTRONAUT! Come to the Alumni booth and have your grad exciting draw.
picture taken. See a snapshot of the future. Who will you be? You decide.
Engineering the Future of Human Health
Faculty of Nursing Discover how biomedical engineers are helping to develop new health solutions. A number
of interactive activities will have you measuring your own vital signs, exploring the mechanical
Canadian Society of Exploration Geophysicists The Beat Goes On
properties of tissues, and putting your knowledge of human anatomy to the test.
Geophysics - Earthquakes to Exploration - Understanding our Earth What does a healthy heart sound like? Meet Torso Guy, a programmable patient simulator at the
Make your own Earthquake and see it in action! Find out about exciting careers in Geophysics. Faculty of Nursing booth, and listen to his many different heart sounds. Then listen to your own
heart and learn ways to keep it healthy by playing an interactive game. View images of nursing Hovering Heliostraws
Adventure. Travel. An exciting and rewarding career choice…
students using the latest technology in the exciting new Clinical Simulation Learning Centre. Let your ability to create take you to new heights! Construct a mini take-home rotary glider that
has the power to glide, climb and hover.
Rock the Radio Waves with CJSW 90.9 FM University of Calgary Bookstore
NUTV Will Make You a TV Star!
Come and see how great radio is created at Calgary’s only campus and community radio station The Fabulous Campus Fair Sale!
– CJSW 90.9FM! Visitors will have the opportunity to tour the CJSW studios and lay down a vocal Step on in front of our ‘Green Screen’ and view yourself on a real TV set.
track for their very own station ID! Our fabulous assortment of hurt books starting at $1 is back! Check out our great selection from
QUATAR children’s books to adult and non-fiction. We’ll also have value priced hoodies, tee-shirts and
more to help you show your U of C pride!
Communication and Culture Learn about the University of Calgary campus in Qatar! Play pin the tail on the camel and other
Show us your Shorts Film Festival Winners! fun games.
Haskayne School of Business
View submissions from the Show Us Your Shorts film festival, a film festival envisioned and Business Links
coordinated by a film studies student for a class project. Enjoy popcorn and get information about Faculty of Science
the film program. Chemistry Mini Degree Jump into Spring and practice your swing at the 9-hole ‘Business Links’ mini-golf course.
Afterwards, join us at the Haskayne snack table FORE some cookies and Haskayne literature.
Receive you very own mini-degree to take home when you complete two fun experiments - slime
Education making and electroplating a penny.
Imagine the world you want, now make it a reality!
Biology in the Backyard Find out what’s new with CBC and visit their hosts on the mainstage!
Imagine the world you want. Now help make that world a reality by recording a message
to Canada’s Prime Minister telling him what you would do in his position. Enjoy a hands-on Examine plants, skeletal material and specimens in our biological backyard! Ask questions of the
opportunity to explore the ways children around the world are currently engaging in improving volunteers and find out more. Libraries and Cultural Resources
their community and with online tutorials, educational games and participatory video, use those Welcome to the Nickle Arts Museum!
same tools yourself. Come inside and visit the Nickle Museum, open to the public during Campus Fair. Make a felt
The World of Mathematical Sciences
sculpture in the craft area to compliment the Heads of the Roman Empire exhibition.
See how much fun math can be! Come by and test your mathematical ability by trying our
Enrolment Services mathematical games and puzzles.
Grab some popcorn at the Enrolment Services booth and chat with recruitment staff who can Faculty of Science
answer any questions you may have about becoming a U of C student! Fun with Science and Technology
The Rock Doctor - Rock & Fossil Display
Come see various rocks and minerals with the Rock Doctors. Bring your own from home and Make a star chart of one of 10 different constellations to take home, view the sun through a
Fine Arts telescope, throw objects with magnetic fields - and more!
we’ll have the Rock Doctor identify them for you. Fossil samples will also be on display and
Creating Artists and Audiences explained by our volunteers.
This exhibit is all about creating artists and audiences. Try things out for yourself, learn how to Schulich School of Engineering
create something and watch it all unfold. Designing the Car of the Future Starts Here
Geoscience – Water Contamination
Where does your water go? View a model that shows where water goes and how contamination Come to our mini race course to see the Mini Baja and Formula SAE Cars designed by
Music - Try it and Learn occurs and spreads. engineering students. After the open house, these cars will go and compete in student car races
Stop by the Music Department’s table and try your hand at playing an instrument! We will have in California.
all kinds on hand for you to try. Take a music lesson. Be sure to sign up at the Music table as Social Sciences
spots are limited - or just come and listen! (10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 1:30 and 2:30). U of C Solar Team - Raycing Into the Future
Come and learn about the Social Sciences and the career paths and opportunities they hold for
you. Explore the education choices at U of C that will carry you into tomorrow and beyond. Come visit the University of Calgary Solar Team exhibit - view the team’s second generation
Wagonstage Children’s Theatre vehicle Schulich 1 and designs for the 3rd generation car. Team members will be on hand to
See live performances by U of C students with Wagonstage. Wagonstage Children’s Theatre Social Work answer questions. Bring your camera - kids will have an opportunity to sit in Schulich 1 and also
performs in parks, playgrounds, day camps and public plazas, presenting performances that are have their picture taken behind a cutout of a solar car.
Rooting the Future in the Past
entertaining, informative and interactive for children of all ages!
Experience a fun-filled day of activities and learn about traditional Aboriginal healing practices,
which are being used more and more today in social work, and will continue to grow in popularity
Art - Art in Progress, come try it out! in the future! Learn about the power of healing while enjoying traditional Aboriginal stories; watch Centre for Military and Strategic Studies - Spies Like Us
Stop by the Art Department’s table to try your hand at creating your own work of art! You might a traditional Aboriginal dance with drums; craft a friendship bracelet; learn about connecting to the Come and join the Centre for Military and Strategic Studies and see if you have what it takes to
be able to get your hands dirty at sculpture or painting, so come check us out. On the half hour earth while planting a seed; and participate in Aboriginal games. become a Secret Agent!
there will be 15 minute lessons. Be sure to sign up as spots are limited - or you can just come
and watch! (10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 1:30 and 2:30).
Drop by the Student’s Union STOR to get your free candy and balloons!
Dance - Get Active with Dance Games!
Stop by the Program of Dance table to take part in some fun dance games and burn off that
energy! 15 minute sessions on the hour. Be sure to sign up at the Dance table as spots are
limited. (11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00 and 3:00).
Graduate Students Association
Aliens From the Future
Researchers are still trying to figure out if life can be supported on other planets - who knows
what they’ll find in the future? In this fun, interactive exhibit, children will make their own take-
home alien art. And, if they’re really lucky, maybe our special guest E.T. everyone’s favorite alien
- will treat them to some cotton candy!
Faculty of Humanities
Department of French, Italian and Spanish
Visit the Department of French, Italian and Spanish to watch documentaries on Latin America,
Italy, France and Montreal. Ask students and professors more about programs offered in
Department of English
What do writers do with words? Come and find out with faculty and students from the English
Department. Find out how a printing press works. Meet a poet and take home a poem.
International Genetically Engineered Machines (iGEM)
Genetically Engineered Biobots
Build a Biobot - every future genetic engineer needs to have a bacterial buddy as a partner in
crime! Come design your own during our build a biobot workshop using a wide assortment of
wicked crafts. Let your creative juices flow and make your bacterium carry out whatever you want
it to! The sky’s the limit, plus you can take your pal home and WOW your friends!
Have you got steady hands? Come test them out at 1:00 p.m. in our Wild Wild West Biosaurus
Pipetting Competition! See what fun can be had in a genetic engineering lab. Special prizes for