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President’s Medal: last chance to nominate

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Time is running out to nominate an exceptional student for the President’s Medal for Academic Excellence and Student Achievement! The deadline to nominate a 2019 graduate (Spring or Fall) is April 29.

The President’s Medal honours graduating students who are academic achievers, student leaders and active members of their communities. They strive to make their university and the world a better place, and they set high personal standards in all that they do.

If you know a graduating student who fits this description, complete the nomination form by April 29 and submit to convocation@macewan.ca.

For more information, please visit MacEwan.ca/StudentAwards.

Read about the 2018 President’s Medal recipients.

Register now for employee classes and memberships

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Improve your health using Access to University Learning Activities Funds on Sport and Wellness Healthy Body=Healthy Mind programs. Take advantage of these offerings, available exclusively …

Doubles tennis league

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Looking for an excuse to get active outside this spring? MacEwan’s Recreation department is offering a Tuesday doubles tennis league that runs from May 6 …

Weekly Media Scan: April 8–15, 2019

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Faculty in the News
Edmonton Journal – Edmonton researcher discovers site of adorned, sacrificial Guinea pigs in Peru Dr. Lidio Valdez, anthropology, had a part of …

Volunteer for Convocation!

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Spring 2019 Convocation is fast approaching and we need great people like you to help make it yet another amazing event. Spring Convocation will take …

Course (Re)Design Institute – register now!

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

The Course (Re)Design Institute (CRI) is an intensive, week-long workshop during which participants apply learner-centered design principles and strategies to the design or redesign of …

Policy feedback: Student Academic Integrity Policy

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

The Student Academic Integrity Policy is being revised and has been posted for feedback on the policies page on MacEwan.ca. Faculty, staff and students are …

LAPP employee information sessions

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Local Authorities Pension Plan (LAPP) will be offering two information sessions for pension-eligible employees at MacEwan during the following times:
Tuesday, May 7, 9 – 11:30 …

MacEwan University Big Bike – May 31

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Peace & Love, Groovy is this year’s theme for Corporate Challenge. So let’s get in the “groove” with some outdoor fun!
Join the MacEwan Big Bike …

Help us recruit peer writing tutors for 2019/20!

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Have you worked with a star student this year who displays an excellent grasp of academic writing, academic integrity, and support for fellow students? If …

Sport and Wellness discounted summer passes

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

May is the last chance to purchase four-month summer passes. Get discounted access to MacEwan University Sport and Wellness gymnasium, fitness centre and pool includes …

Spring 2019 Convocation faculty RSVP and regalia rental – now open!

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Faculty and Administration RSVP and regalia rental form is now open!
Planning on attending Spring 2019 Convocation? RSVP and order your regalia here. 
Deadline to order your …

Reduced services at the OUR – Apr. 25

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Due to staff attending the Organizational Development Day activities, please note that the Office of the University Registrar (OUR) is operating with REDUCED SERVICES protocol.
Our switchboard …

Assisting Sikh students: Session for faculty and staff – Apr. 23

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Approximately 60 per cent of MacEwan’s international students are from India and many of our Indian students practice the Sikh faith.
MacEwan International and the World …

Student Research Day – April 23

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

All faculty and staff are invited to attend Student Research Day on Tuesday, April 23. This full-day, interdisciplinary showcase features student research, and scholarly and …

Food Service hours: April 23 to 30, 2019

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Visit MacEwanEats.ca for Food Service hours for April 23 to 30.

Fine Art Pop-Up Shop – April 18

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Thursday, April 18, 12 – 4 p.m.
Interested in purchasing some artwork from MacEwan’s accomplished Fine Art grads? Be sure to visit the Fine Art Pop-Up …

Spring cleaning? Discern before you donate.

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

From the Office of Sustainability
If you have a full wardrobe and are looking to give some of that clothing a second life, please consider where …

Policy Feedback: Student Non-Academic Misconduct

2019/04/10 – 8:30 am

A new policy, Student Non-Academic Misconduct, is being proposed and has been posted for feedback on the policies page on MacEwan.ca. Faculty, staff and students …

Great-West Life rebrand – Canada Life

2019/04/10 – 8:30 am

On April 4, 2019 it was announced that Great-West Life will be joining London Life and Canada Life under the Canada Life brand.
The transition to …

Dr. Lana Krys – East/West: Journal of Ukrainian Studies

2019/04/10 – 8:30 am

Dr. Svitlana (Lana) Krys, Kule Chair in Ukrainian Studies and assistant professor of English, is pleased to announce the publication of the spring issue of …

Policy Feedback: Student Code of Conduct

2019/04/10 – 8:30 am

A new policy document, Student Code of Conduct, is being proposed and has been posted for feedback on the policies page on MacEwan.ca. Faculty, staff …

Weekly Media Scan: April 1–7, 2019

2019/04/10 – 8:30 am

Faculty in the News
Alberta Primetime – Dr. Kris Wells, Faculty of Health and Community Studies, appeared on a panel discussion about GSAs in Alberta.
CBC – …

MacEwan University Design Studies Portfolio Show – April 25

2019/04/10 – 8:30 am

Our annual portfolio show is the opportunity to introduce this year’s graduating class to the Edmonton design community. This year’s graduating class will be a …

Moving files from personal network folders to OneDrive

2019/04/10 – 8:30 am

The next phase of the Microsoft Office 365 migration project will be to move all files in the MacEwan personal network folders, otherwise known as …

Research publication by School of Business faculty member

2019/04/10 – 8:30 am

Dr. Etayankara Muralidharan, faculty member in the School of Business, along with Dr. Hari Bapuji of the University of Melbourne (Australia) and Dr. Manpreet Hora …

Food Service hours during Winter Term exam period

2019/04/03 – 8:30 am

Please visit the MacEwan Eats website for revised hours during the Winter Term exam period.