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Article Archive for November 2018

Extended Mitchell Art Gallery hours during “9 to 5”

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

Are you planning to attend 9 to 5, the first production in the MacEwan University Theatre Season? Be sure to pay a visit to the …

Acting President: Nov. 27-29

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

President Saucier will be away from campus from November 27 to 29.  During this period, she has appointed Dr. Craig Monk, Provost, Vice-President, Academic pro tempore, …

Policy feedback opportunity: Postdoctoral Scholars

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

A new university policy, Postdoctoral Scholars, is being proposed and has been posted for feedback on the policies webpage. Faculty, staff and students are invited …

Access customized professional training for your team

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

Experiential Learning at MacEwan is a project-based teaching-learning strategy that connects classroom theory to challenges experienced in the “real world.”
Working in small teams, HR students …

Holiday Festive Feast – Dec. 14

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

Join colleagues and friends from across the university for the annual Holiday Luncheon.
Friday, December 14
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Heart of the Robbins
Featuring a traditional holiday …

Reappointment: Dean, School of Continuing Education

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

Dear Colleagues,
It is my great pleasure to announce that Dr. Heather McRae has been reappointed to a second term as Dean of the School of …

Unlock your potential with professional development

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

Register now in these upcoming professional development courses:
Fostering Creativity and Innovation at Work: Nov 30
Explore how tools such as mind mapping can help stimulate creative …

Order MacEwan University holiday cards

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

Does your program, office or department send out festive greetings for the holidays? The Office of Communications and Marketing has got you covered!

Spread holiday cheer—choose …

Get your holiday shopping done on campus

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

‘Tis the season for holiday shopping—and this year, you can do it on campus without all the hustle and bustle.
From Dec. 3-14, we’ll be unwrapping …

New volunteer webpage

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

There is now a central page on MacEwan’s website that houses on campus volunteer opportunities. This is intended to serve as a stop on the …

Message from the president: Remembering a member of our community

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

It is with great sadness that I share the news that Willie Grieve, a former member of the MacEwan Board of Governors, passed away the …

Delicious holiday catering menus

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

Have a look at the delicious holiday catering menu items our chef has created to help your area celebrate the holiday season.

From the president: A note of thanks

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

Many thanks to everyone who took part in Tuesday’s Fall Convocation ceremonies. The excitement of Convocation is inspiring and infectious – and a great reminder of …

Campus Convenience and Starbucks extended hours – Dec. 3 – 20

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

In addition to our regular food service hours, based on student demand, the following locations will have extended hours from December 3 to 20:
Campus Convenience:
Monday …

Accounts Payable payment processing deadlines – Dec. and Jan.

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

Accounts Payable will be processing pay cycles (cheque runs) on December 20, 2018 and January 3, 2019. There will be no pay cycle on December …

Media scan: November 19-24

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

Faculty in the News
St. Albert Gazette – Dr. Kris Wells, Faculty of Health and Community Studies, was interviewed about Minister Eggen’s threat to cut off …

The International Day of Persons with Disabilities – Dec. 3

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

The theme of the 2018 United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities focuses on empowerment. To celebrate and promote the richness that people with …

Learn how to turn goals into engaging action plans

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

Strategic Leadership
Dec 10, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Strategy and strategic ability are easy to demand, yet hard to define and execute. In the past, they …

Enforcing computer data encryption – Nov. 29

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

During the migration to Windows 10 earlier this year, MacEwan introduced hard drive data encryption. This important security and compliance component ensures all MacEwan data …

Human rights policy review: Last session today – Nov. 28

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

All MacEwan faculty and staff are invited to attend the last information session regarding proposed changes to policies and procedures regarding human rights and accessibility. …

Call for papers: Ending Sexual Violence Student Research Award and Forum

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

The Office of Sexual Violence Prevention, Education and Response encourages faculty to invite students from all disciplines to submit papers written on the topic of …

December 2018 – Payroll and HR deadlines

2018/11/21 – 8:30 am

Due to the upcoming Christmas holiday closure, there are a number of payroll, time and labour and HR–related deadlines that you should be aware of. …

Media scan: November 5-18

2018/11/21 – 8:30 am

Weekly Media Scan:  November 5 – 18
Faculty in the News
Edmonton Journal – Nancy Thomas, assistant professor, early learning and child care was interviewed about the …

Make Magic with your parking violations

2018/11/21 – 8:30 am

Snow is falling and the holidays are right around the corner. If you’re looking to give back to the community before the year is up, …

Benefit plan flexibility

2018/11/21 – 8:30 am

Did you know that you can choose from four options of health and dental coverage?

Major faculty development event in Lviv, Ukraine

2018/11/21 – 8:30 am

Fourteen MacEwan faculty representing seven different programs, and two administrators visited Ukraine during the Fall reading week to take part in a comprehensive academic experience …