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Article Archive for September 2018

Cannabis on Campus: Staff/Faculty Town Hall – Oct. 3

2018/09/26 – 8:35 am

On October 17, cannabis will become legal across Canada. MacEwan staff and faculty are invited to participate in a town hall event to receive information and …

Save the date: Indigenous Research Symposium – Nov. 14

2018/09/26 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University and University nuhelot’įne thaiyots’į nistameyimâkanak Blue Quills (UnBQ), are coming together in partnership to create faculty and student learning spaces through a symposium …

MSA 2018/19 in-service offerings

2018/09/26 – 8:30 am

Register now for MSA In-Service 2018/2019 courses! Get full class details and register.

Reports, Proposals, Plans & More: Effective Professional Writing (Oct. 12)
Strategies for Managing Projects …

Upcoming training for expenses, requisitions and approvals

2018/09/26 – 8:30 am

Expense Procurement and Contract Services (EPACS) invites you to attend one of our upcoming training sessions. These sessions are geared toward new or infrequent users. and …

MacEwan Eats: Mighty meals for healthy living at Season

2018/09/26 – 8:30 am

When Paul Treadwell, food services director, joined the MacEwan Eats team in 2017, he wanted to provide students, staff and faculty with even more fresh …

Start your resolution early and learn something new

2018/09/26 – 8:30 am

Register now in these upcoming professional development courses:
The Art of Management & Supervision: Oct. 2
Enhance your supervisory and management skills with principles and strategies to …

Revised APA tutorial

2018/09/26 – 8:30 am

Student Success Services has substantially revised its APA Documentation Style tutorial, which is available to all students, faculty and staff on Blackboard. The revised tutorial …

Self-service time entry option available

2018/09/26 – 8:30 am

All out-of-scope and MSA employees now have the ability to enter their time in the PeopleSoft Time and Labour module via Employee Self-Service. It is …

PeopleSoft HCM 9.2 upgrade

2018/09/26 – 8:30 am

The PeopleSoft HCM 9.2 upgrade is in full swing. Get the inside scoop on what to expect after we go live on Nov. 19.

Restorative Community of Practice info sessions – Sept. 27 or 28

2018/09/26 – 8:30 am

Have you ever wondered how you can incorporate principles of restorative practice into your everyday work with students and colleagues? What might it look like …

Writing Centre workshops and info sessions

2018/09/26 – 8:30 am

The Writing Centre’s fall program guide is now available. This semester, Writing Centre staff will offer workshops every Thursday at 9:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. on …

Pop Up Shop at MacEwan brings local goods to campus for fifth year

2018/09/26 – 8:30 am

It’s no secret that Edmonton loves local markets. That’s why, for the past four years, Pop Up Shop at MacEwan has been a key part …

MacEwan in the news: Sept. 12 – 23

2018/09/26 – 8:30 am

Faculty in the News
Global TV – Dr. Michael Roberts, School of Business, was interviewed about a realtor who auctioning off a house with a starting …

Embrace your creative abilities

2018/09/26 – 8:30 am

Mixed Media and Painting Techniques: Oct. 13
Explore a range of visual art, illustration approaches and design principles through instructor led projects. Experience the effective uses …

Embrace change this fall and step into a leadership role

2018/09/26 – 8:30 am

Change Management Fundamentals: Oct. 10
Change initiatives require a structured approach to be implemented successfully. Does your role involve facilitating and implementing new processes or other …

Mitchell Art Gallery: Culture Days at the MAG – Sep. 29

2018/09/26 – 8:30 am

As part of over 7,500 free, all-ages events happening across Canada this weekend, be part of the Culture Days festivities with a visit to the …

Conservatory of Music Bok Brass Kids Concert

2018/09/26 – 8:30 am

Join us on Sunday, Oct. 21 at 2 p.m. as MacEwan University’s Conservatory of Music presents the Bok Brass Kids Concert. This brass quintet has …

Note from the provost: Supporting scholarship at MacEwan

2018/09/26 – 8:30 am

Stare at the language of the Post-Secondary Learning Act until the words dance off the page. You will see that the research mandate for MacEwan …

Graduate School Fair – Oct. 3

2018/09/26 – 8:25 am

We are excited about the Graduate School Fair on Oct. 3, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
There will be 43 displays in the Atrium (second …

Academic Governance Council Meeting – Sept. 25

2018/09/19 – 8:30 am

Academic Governance Council (AGC) is MacEwan University’s senior academic governance body, responsible for academic standards, integrity, policies, and programs, as well as scholarship, research, and …

MacEwan Eats: Feast on Indian inspired cuisine on campus this fall

2018/09/19 – 8:30 am

MacEwan Eats is always proud to offer students fresh, exciting meals through our food concepts Oven, Taste and Season. As the Fall 2018 semester begins, …

Policy feedback: Establishing University Policy Documents

2018/09/19 – 8:30 am

The Establishing University Policy Documents policy is being revised and has been posted for feedback on the policies page on MacEwan.ca. Faculty, staff and students …

Residence deluxe suites offer apartment-style accommodations

2018/09/19 – 8:30 am

Accommodations in Edmonton’s growing downtown core can get pricey—especially when you’re staying longer than a few days. With this in mind, MacEwan University Resident and …

Office 365 Roll-out Part 2

2018/09/19 – 8:30 am

ITS has started a project to continue the roll out of Microsoft Office 365. The initial phase of the project will replace Novell Messenger and …

Farewell for Carolyn Ives – Sept. 21

2018/09/19 – 8:30 am

Please join us for cake and snacks as we say thank you and farewell to Carolyn, who is off to Kamloops to pursue a fabulous …

Start your resolution early and learn something new

2018/09/19 – 8:30 am

Register now in these upcoming professional development courses:
Basics of Business Analysis: Sept 20-22
Learn how business analysts deliver value to organizations by improving organizational effectiveness, efficiency …