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October 25, 2007
  Soccer ShortsPDF files may take a moment to load

Men's Soccer

At 1-5-1, it looked as though the Dinos men's soccer team were all but done for the season. The weekend proved to be success as the team still has a chance at the finals.

Friday's game against the 4-3-3 University of Alberta Golden Bears marked the start of the Dinos season-ending four game road trip and presented a tough match up for the men soccersaurs.

October 25, 2007
  Women's hockey team loses winning waysPDF files may take a moment to load

Momentum is a hard thing to gain, but even harder to maintain. After dismantling the MacEwan College Griffins last weekend to start the season 2-0, the University Of Calgary Dinos women's hockey team was unable to continue its winning ways this past weekend versus the Red Deer College Queens. The Queens proved to be more than the lady hockeysaurs could handle, taking wins in both games of the weekend series.

October 25, 2007
  Dinos hockeysaurs are tested by the HuskiesPDF files may take a moment to load

The University of Calgary men's hockeysaurs had some tough competition during their home stand against the University of Saskatchewan Huskies Oct. 19 and 20. The 4-0 Huskies added two more notches to their win column with their visit to Father David Bauer Arena, grinding out a 3-2 overtime victory in the series opener and a 4-3 win to close the series.

October 25, 2007
  Field hockeysaurs win a game! Whoa!PDF files may take a moment to load

The University of Calgary women's field hockey team broke a long drought on the weekend. For the first time in three years, the field hockeysaurs won a game. On top of the team's win, Dinos skipper Jenn Swagar was named the Canada West Coach of the Year, providing icing on the cake for the weekend. The program has seen a number of improvements this year both on the offensive and defensive side of the ball. In the last two years, the Calgary field hockey team produced only one goal each season.

October 25, 2007
  SU byelectionPDF files may take a moment to load

Only six per cent of undergraduate students cast their ballots in last week's Students' Union byelection. The byelection ran smoothly, with no online voting issues reported.

The only campus-wide SU race was an events commissioner position. The spot had been vacant since Richard Freeman became the interim vice-president events in Aug. Residence Student's Association VP events Natasha Men, walked away with 54 per cent to win the position.

October 25, 2007
  Solar car races across AustraliaPDF files may take a moment to load

A team of engineers from the University of Calgary have been racing a car around the continent of Australia, using only the sun for fuel.

The U of C solar car team is just one of over forty teams participating in the Panasonic World Solar Challenge. The race started Sun., Oct. 21 and will finish Sun., Oct. 28 taking the team from the tropics, through the outback to the south.

October 25, 2007
  Editorial: Recipients should be more relevantPDF files may take a moment to load

The University of Calgary made an alarming announcement this week, deciding to award two honorary degrees in the upcoming Nov. convocation ceremonies. Though this is common practice, the contention stems from the names attached to the degrees.

One is destined for former MuchMusic VJ and current host of CBC's The Hour George Stroumboulopoulos.

October 25, 2007
  Peering into the ParanormalPDF files may take a moment to load

The Calgary Association of Paranormal Investigations is probably more normal than you'd expect from a group of people who go into places and look for ghosts. If you notice something strange and ask them to investigate they come to your house, sit down, ask a few questions, walk around your house, explain what they saw and think is going on and leave. Pretty simple.

October 25, 2007
  Volleysaurs host Husky Dino Tournament: Men's TeamPDF files may take a moment to load

The University of Calgary Dinos men's volleyball team managed to take bronze at the 21st Annual Husky Dino Cup Oct. 25-27.

The tournament, hosted at the Jack Simpson Gym, featured four men's teams including the Dinos, the University of Alberta Golden Bears, the Stanford University Cardinal and the University of the Pacific Tigers over the three-day event.

October 25, 2007
  Volleysaurs host Husky Dino Tournament: Women's TeamPDF files may take a moment to load

The Dinos women's volleyball team finished out their pre-season schedule by playing a two-match set during the Husky Dino Cup Oct. 18 and 19. Despite appearing to be the stronger of the two teams on both days, the Dinos lost both matches.


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