MoU signed with City University of Seattle

MoU signed with City University of Seattle

MacEwan University and City University of Seattle sign Memorandum of Understanding Grant MacEwan University’s Bachelor of Child and Youth Care (BCYC)┬áprogram and the Master of Counseling program offered by City University of Seattle have a long-standing relationship. A significantly number…

Adventures in Ireland

Adventures in Ireland

Each year, Bachelor of Child and Youth Care students participate in an international exchange in Ireland.The exchange is an opportunity to examine the different perspectives, issues and methods faced by child and youth care workers in another country. The next…

Can music help autistic children express emotion?

Can music help autistic children express emotion?

Children with autism have unique barriers to recognizing and expressing emotion. But the expressiveness of combined music and movement has the potential to help such children better understand and communicate emotions. Christine Fandrick, a MacEwan University Bachelor of Arts in…

Career Fair - Human Services

Career Fair – Human Services

MacEwan University’s Social Work Graduating Class of Spring 2012 is organizing a career fair on Monday March 19, 2012 as a graduation fundraiser. The career fair targets Social Work students, Early Childhood Education students, Special Needs Educators, Child and Youth…

Lecture: Children as Citizens

Lecture: Children as Citizens

What role do children play in our contemporary society? What can we learn from children and those educated to work with them? In this installation of the Visiting Scholar Lecture Series, Dr. Pam Whitty lectures on children as citizens and…

Student Blog: Ireland Exchange

Student Blog: Ireland Exchange

Follow the Ireland exchange students from MacEwan University’s Social Work and Child and Youth Care. They will update a blog throughout the trip detailing their experiences. Find the blog here: cycinireland.blogspot.com

AIT in Ireland

Ireland Exchange

This weekend, nine students from MacEwan University’s Bachelor of Child and Youth Care and twelve students from the Social Work program will travel to Ireland for an exchange program lasting February 11-22. Students will explore the approach to child and…