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Article Archive for January 2019

Help Save Stan call for facilitators

2019/01/30 – 8:30 am

Help Save Stan is an annual event at which students participate in interprofessional health team simulations and learning scenarios in a safe, but realistic environment. …

Save on February PD Day Camp

2019/01/30 – 8:30 am

All MacEwan employees and current MacEwan Aquatics program participants can now register at the Sport and Wellness member price, a 10% savings, for the PD …

Requirement to move myShare personal files

2019/01/30 – 8:30 am

As part of the Office 365 Project, Phase II, myShare will be migrated to Microsoft Teams, and myShare will be decommissioned in March.
ITS will migrate …

Curator’s Tour: Mothering Spaces – Jan. 31

2019/01/30 – 8:30 am

Join guest curator Becca Taylor to learn about curating Mothering Spaces and the stories behind the new artworks created for the exhibition. Learn more here.

MacEwan vs. U of A Challenge #4: Squats!

2019/01/30 – 8:30 am

The score for our MacEwan vs. U of A physical activity challenges currently sit at 2-1, with MacEwan taking the lead. Ready for our next …

Expanding the reach of your data through secondary use – Feb. 11

2019/01/30 – 8:30 am

In this presentation, we will discuss the benefits of secondary use of data and how to facilitate data sharing. This presentation provides an opportunity for …

Media Scan: January 21-27, 2019

2019/01/30 – 8:30 am

Faculty in the News
City TV – Dr. Chaldeans Mensah, political science was interviewed about a new poll that show the UCP has a sizable lead …

From the president: Loss of a student

2019/01/30 – 8:30 am

We’re heartbroken to learn that 23-year-old Nakehko Lamothe, a member of the Griffins men’s hockey team, passed away on Friday night. After playing a game …

Upcoming training: expenses, requisitions and approvals

2019/01/30 – 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 …

Afrofit drop-in fitness class

2019/01/30 – 8:30 am

Join the Sangea Academy as they take you through a full body work-out combining African dance movements with resistance
and body-weight training to help you burn …

Student Research Day submissions – open Friday

2019/01/30 – 8:30 am

Student Research Day showcases and celebrates the faculty-mentored research, scholarly activity and creative achievements of MacEwan University students across all faculties, schools and disciplines. It …

From the president: Appointment of provost and vice-president, academic

2019/01/30 – 8:30 am

I’m very pleased to announce that the Board of Governors has approved the appointment of Dr. Craig Monk as provost and vice-president, Academic. Dr. Monk’s …

Film screening: Free Angela and All Political Prisoners – Feb. 8

2019/01/30 – 8:30 am

Hailed by the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival as “a fascinating chronicle of justice and strength,” Free Angela and All Political Prisoners tells the dramatic …

Policy feedback opportunity: Allowable Expenses policy

2019/01/30 – 8:30 am

The Allowable Expenses policy is being revised and has been posted for feedback on the policies page on MacEwan.ca. Faculty, staff and students are invited …

MacEwan Eats: New food cart rolling into Allard Hall

2019/01/30 – 8:30 am

Our team knows a hungry stomach waits for no one. That’s why we’re thrilled to announce our new food cart in Allard Hall – open …

Learn 2 Ski or Snowboard – deadline approaching

2019/01/23 – 8:30 am

It’s never to late to learn how to ski or snowboard! Thursday, January 31 is Recreation’s Learn 2 Ski or Snowboard night at Rabbit Hill …

MacEwan Student Personal Network folders

2019/01/23 – 8:30 am

Effective January 2019, access to MacEwan Student Personal Network folders (commonly known as the “M” Drive) on all lab and library computers was removed. ITS …

MacEwan’s First Black History Month Kick-Off – Feb. 4

2019/01/23 – 8:30 am

MacEwan’s first university-wide Black History Month celebration aims to raise awareness for the contributions made by black Canadians to Canada’s culture and legacy, both past …

Online Blackboard training available

2019/01/23 – 8:30 am

Each week from January to April, Educational Technology Facilitator Mavis Leung will host an Online Blackboard Blitz to look at how a Blackboard tool or …

Sparking Exponential Climate Action: Amy Luers – Feb. 6

2019/01/23 – 8:30 am

We face a future full of disruption. To keep global warming below 2°C, countries must adopt a simple rule: cut emissions in half every decade …

Rebecca and the Bad Wizard: A Children’s Opera

2019/01/23 – 8:30 am

Rebecca and the Bad Wizard tells the story of how Rebecca saves Nice Town from the bad wizard. This children’s opera uses famous tunes from …

New year, new opportunities

2019/01/23 – 8:30 am

Time Management and Priority Planning: Feb. 8
Learn practical techniques for effective time management and how you can effectively deal with your time wasters (procrastination, unclear …

Treadmill Challenge results

2019/01/23 – 8:30 am

MacEwan sprinted to the finish line and claimed a win in the recent MacEwan vs U of A Treadmill Challenge!
Together, we logged 1286 km on …

Enhance your creative abilities

2019/01/23 – 8:30 am

Check out these courses in the School of Continuing Education.
Photography
Digital Photography Level I: Apr. 30
Take better photos in all kinds of situations by learning …

Learn more about music!

2019/01/23 – 8:30 am

From the Conservatory of Music:
Wagner’s Ring: A Study of Themes: Fridays | Feb. 8, 22, and Mar. 8
This series of workshops is a continuation of the …

Feature course: Basics of Business Analysis

2019/01/23 – 8:30 am

The School of Continuing Education presents “Basics of Business Analysis“: Feb. 21-23
Effective analytical abilities are crucial to all levels of a successful organization. Gain an …