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Convocation: Complimentary shuttle buses – Nov. 20

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

Due to the construction around the Winspear, parking is very limited. As such, we have organized for complimentary shuttle buses to run conveniently from MacEwan …

Winter cycling panel/presentation – Nov. 28

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

Are you curious about cycle commuting during the cold, snowy months? Are you already a winter cycle commuter with a story to share or some …

Register Now for Winter employee classes and memberships

2018/11/14 – 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 …

New home for kihêw waciston Indigenous Centre

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

I’m very pleased to announce that kihêw waciston, the University’s Indigenous Centre, will relocate to a new home in Paul Byrne Hall for the Fall …

AWGEN Emerging Scholar Showcase – Nov. 19

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

Collaborative Work with Sex Trafficking Survivors in Nepal: Social and Political Actions
Dr. Rita Dhungel, assistant professor, School of Social Work
Monday, November 19, 3-5 p.m., 7-227
This …

New travel processes: Spotlight on policy

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

This is the second in a series of articles about the university’s new processes for domestic and international travel, scheduled for release in February 2019. …

Holiday Festive Feast tickets available

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

This year’s Holiday Festive Feast is on Friday, December 14 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tickets will be available in the mstore beginning Monday, …

January 1, 2019 LAPP Rates

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

Each year the Local Authorities Pension Plan (LAPP) reviews the financial health of the plan through an actuarial valuation. Depending on market conditions and other …

Pedway closure reminder: November 9-18

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

A reminder that the 109 street pedway will be closed Friday, November 9 through to Sunday, November 18 to accommodate construction on the SAMU building.
 

MacEwan vs U of A – Activewear Day

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

It’s our second MacEwan vs. UofA Challenge!
Sport and Wellness is encouraging everyone at MacEwan University to wear their activewear on Friday, November 23! It’s been …

Strategic Research grant applications now close Nov. 20

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

To accommodate the unexpected PeopleSoft outage occurring from 4:30 p.m. on November 15 through toNovember 19, the decision has been made to extend the Strategic …

How do we build the road toward reconciliation? Nov. 23

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

Join the Department of Public Safety and Justice Studies and Senator Mary Jane McCallum for the presentation: How do we build the road toward reconciliation? …

Associate vice president, research: Town Hall and survey

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University has retained Boyden Executive Search to assist us in recruiting an associate vice-president, research. While I do not expect the new AVP to …

Acting President: November 13 – 16

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

President Saucier will be away from campus from November 13 to 16. During this period, she has appointed Dr. Craig Monk, provost, vice-president, Academic pro tempore, as …

January 1, 2019 – No changes to benefit rates

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

The Joint Benefits Committee is pleased to announce that MacEwan University’s benefit premiums will remain the same for the 2019 benefit year. Read more about …

Ending Sexual Violence Student Research Award and Forum

2018/11/14 – 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 …

Health Spending Account

2018/11/07 – 8:31 am

Did you know that MacEwan provides eligible employees with a $550 Health Spending Account? Learn about the types of eligible expenses that can be submitted …

Enhance your creative abilities

2018/11/07 – 8:30 am

Adobe Illustrator II: Nov 17
Further your knowledge of the skills and tools you acquired in Adobe Illustrator Level I as you apply advanced techniques in …

Mitchell Art Gallery – Collaborative artwork final week

2018/11/07 – 8:30 am

It’s your final week to participate in the collective artwork taking shape on the MAG’s atrium-facing wall in Allard Hall. As part of our current …

Booking ASL interpreter services

2018/11/07 – 8:30 am

Do you need American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation for an event on campus?
If so, Jody Morrison, Deaf Services coordinator, can book interpreters on your behalf. …

Annual benefits re-enrollment

2018/11/07 – 8:30 am

Annual benefits re-enrollment is from November 26 to December 7. 

Media Scan: October 22 – November 4

2018/11/07 – 8:30 am

Faculty in the News
CBC – Dr. Kris Wells, Department of Child and Youth Care was interviewed  about false or misleading statements about the cancellation of …

Radon testing to be conducted in select spaces

2018/11/07 – 8:30 am

Through a third-party engineering firm, Facilities will be conducting radon testing in the basements of Buildings 5 and 6 and the ground floors in both …

Reminder: GroupWise Messenger being turned off

2018/11/07 – 8:30 am

GroupWise Messenger chat utility will be turned off effective Nov. 15. If you need assistance migrating your chat contact list to Microsoft Teams, please contact …

Feature course: Improving Employee Engagement – Nov. 28

2018/11/07 – 8:30 am

Improving Employee Engagement, Health and Productivity Using Smart Data: Nov 28
All great leaders understand the importance of leading with a sense of history, knowing what …

Human Rights and Accessibility Policy session – Nov. 15

2018/11/07 – 8:30 am

All MacEwan faculty and staff are invited to attend one of four information sessions regarding proposed changes to policies and procedures regarding human rights and …