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Blood Donor Challenge update

2018/04/18 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University is at 71 per cent of our goal! Well done so far, and thank you to those who have participated! Please help us …

MacEwan in the news: April 3-15

2018/04/18 – 8:30 am

Faculty in the News
CTV – Dr. Junaid Jahangir, economics, was interviewed about a viral anti-Muslim campaign.
CTV – Dr. Chaldeans Mensah, political science, was interviewed about …

Raffle – Win a WestJet flight!

2018/04/18 – 8:30 am

It’s not too late to purchase your Corporate Challenge raffle tickets!
Raffle tickets can be purchase through Nicole and Cathy in the MSA office. For a …

Organizational Development Day 2018

2018/04/18 – 8:30 am

Organizational Development Day, held on Thursday, February 22, was a great success with 235 employees participating!
The intent was to “Get Connected,” and the program for …

Changes to PeopleSoft homepage coming on May 21

2018/04/18 – 8:30 am

The way students, faculty and staff interact with PeopleSoft is changing. On May 21, the university will implement PeopleSoft’s “Fluid” interface, which brings a new …

President’s Medal nominations closing soon!

2018/04/18 – 8:30 am

Nominations are closing soon for the President’s Medal for Academic Excellence and Student Leadership. Don’t miss your chance to nominate a deserving student! The deadline …

Interim web-calendar and curriculum management business lead

2018/04/18 – 8:30 am

It is my pleasure to announce the engagement of Dr. Craig Hart as the web-calendar and curriculum management business lead in the Office of the …

IT security training program launch

2018/04/18 – 8:30 am

As part of its ongoing IT security awareness efforts, the university is launching a permanent IT security awareness training program. This program will help ensure …

Griffins Landing to donate $5 for every custom t-shirt purchased

2018/04/18 – 8:30 am

Canada is stricken with grief after a collision between the Humboldt Broncos bus and a transport bus killed 16 people and injured another 13. To …

Experiences from the first faculty exchange to ITESO in Mexico – April 20

2018/04/18 – 8:30 am

 
Dr. Roland Lee (physical sciences) and two of his students will share their experience joining Kimberley Howard, executive director, MacEwan International, on the first Consortium …

Robbins Health Learning Centre receives Energy Performance Award of Excellence

2018/04/18 – 8:30 am

On June 5, 2017, the City of Edmonton launched a voluntary building energy benchmarking program to help establish a framework for the assessment and reporting …

From the Library: More spaces for students and books!

2018/04/18 – 8:30 am

The Library is embarking on a print journal deselection project to free up space for additional seating and new materials. Older print issues of journals …

Convocation RSVP and regalia rental form now available

2018/04/18 – 8:30 am

Spring Convocation is fast approaching, and the RSVP and regalia rental site is now open for all faculty and stage party guests.
Please RSVP and rent …

Spring into creative learning

2018/04/18 – 8:30 am

Digital Marketing 101: April 25
Looking to get your course or program noticed? Maybe you have a side business that could use a boost. This efficient 3-hour …

Community-based Child and Youth Care Work: Learnings from the Isibindi Model – May 30

2018/04/18 – 8:30 am

The Department of Child and Youth Care in the Faculty of Health and Community Studies is hosting the provincial child and youth care worker conference from May …

Message from the president: President’s Medal nominations

2018/04/18 – 8:30 am

A swing-dancing accountant. An NSERC grant recipient. A basketball star with a passion for gene therapy research.
These students are in a class of their own, …

Secure your spot at Enlightened Economy Summit – May 1

2018/04/18 – 8:25 am

Location: Allard Hall, MacEwan University
Date: Tuesday, May 1
Time: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The inaugural Enlightened Economy Summit, presented by MacEwan University Social Innovation Institute, Roundhouse, Chandos Construction, and …

MacEwan University wins back-to-back challenges vs NAIT

2018/04/11 – 8:30 am

April marks the end of another year of MacEwan vs NAIT Challenges. The series end with a final score of 4-1 for MacEwan University. Well …

Sustainable stationery: Donate new and gently used office products – April 11-24

2018/04/11 – 8:30 am

Introducing the Stationary Stationery Station: A waste diversion school supply drive! MacEwan University’s Office of Sustainability volunteers are asking for stationery donations from April 9-24. …

Academic Governance Council meeting – April 17

2018/04/11 – 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 …

Time to use your Access to University Learning Funds

2018/04/11 – 8:30 am

Have you used your Access to University Learning Funds for the 2017/18 fiscal year (July 1–June 30)?  Access funding can be used for any MacEwan …

Feature course – Strategies for Managing Projects

2018/04/11 – 8:30 am

Strategies for Managing Projects

April 24, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Managing projects successfully is a valuable skill. Whether you’re planning a move or an event, launching a new …

Conference and Events Services: Opening our campus doors to the community

2018/04/11 – 8:30 am

From hosting community events to launching a new conference centre, MacEwan University Conference and Event Services is celebrating a busy year! Since 2017, our team …

Find your calm on campus: Book a session in a wellness suite

2018/04/11 – 8:30 am

Life is busy. Between, work, social life and a million to-do’s, it’s easy to get overwhelmed, but you don’t have to burn out.
Adding a few …

Survey – Central McDougall renewing local infrastructure

2018/04/11 – 8:30 am

The city is renewing roads, sidewalks and lights in Central McDougall in 2018 and considering other improvements on city-owned land. They would like your help …

MSA April Tidbit Café: Getting your bike road ready – April 19

2018/04/11 – 8:30 am

The MacEwan Staff Association invites you to join the April Tidbit Café – Getting your bike road ready!
Thursday, April 19
Noon – 1:00 p.m.
CCC – Room …