General News

University, tech and student news; calls for nominations and submissions; Campus Services updates

Employee Info

Benefits, payroll and human resources updates


Info sessions, professional development, lectures and more

Media News Stories

News stories mentioning MacEwan University

Professional and Personal Development

Continuing education, training, and health and wellness

Home » Archive by Category

Articles in Lectures/presentations

Adventures in Intersectionality – March 15

2019/03/06 – 8:30 am

The Academic Women and Gender Equity Network presents a key note address from Dr. Susanne Luhmann, Associate Professor in Women’s and Gender Studies & Director …

A Science of Human Dignity – Mar. 22

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Dr. John Bailie, president of the International Institute of Restorative Practices (IIRP), presents “A Science of Human Dignity.”
When: Friday, March 22, 2-3 p.m.
Where: CN Theatre …

Visiting Lecture Series: Executing Justice—A Play

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

The Faculty of Health and Community Studies and Faculty of Nursing Visiting Lecture Series invites faculty, student, staff and community members to a 2014 Harry …

Celebration of Community Engagement at MacEwan – Mar. 5

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

Engage MacEwan: Building Innovative Community Research Partnerships
Join MacEwan faculty and community partners for a celebration of Community Engagement at MacEwan. This is an opportunity for …

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.

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 …

MAG: Mothering Spaces Symposium

2019/01/09 – 8:30 am

Join the Mitchell Art Gallery for two panels exploring ideas of Indigenous motherhood, its relationship with the cultural sector, and its communal and intergenerational significance.
Artist …

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 …

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? …

Mothering they/them – Nov. 8

2018/10/31 – 8:30 am

Traditional Cree parenting systems are based on natural laws of truth, kindness, courage and sharing. There were, and remain, strict parenting protocols that allowed a …

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 …

The Honourable Dr. J.W. Grant MacEwan, a presentation by Dr. Max Foran – RSVP by April 25

2018/04/11 – 8:30 am

The Retirees of MacEwan University (ROMU) extend an open invitation to the university community to attend a special presentation. Dr. Max Foran, son-in-law of the …

Physical Sciences Speaker Series presents “Control protocols for anaerobic digestion processes” – April 4

2018/03/28 – 8:30 am

Robust output disturbance rejection control for anaerobic digestion processes
Wednesday, April 4, 2-3 p.m.
Speaker: Dr. Alejandro Flores-Estrella, Associate Professor at ITESO (Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios …

Treatment of Psychopathic Offenders: Evidence, Issues, and Controversies – March 23

2018/03/14 – 8:30 am

Presenter: Mark Olver, Ph.D., R.D. Psych, Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Saskatchewan
When: 1-1:50 p.m. (Talk), 1:50-2:10 p.m. (Q&A)
Where: CN Theatre, 5-142
Sponsored by: The Department of Psychology, Visiting …

Evidence-based Practices for Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder – March 16

2018/03/14 – 8:30 am

Presenter: Julie Koudys, Ph.D., C.Psych., BCBA-D, Assistant Professor, Brock University, Chair, OSETT-ASD
When: 12-1 p.m. (Talk), 1–1:50 p.m. (Q&A)
Where: 9-323 The Kule Health Lecture Theatre
Sponsored by: The Department of …

Rethinking Doubt: the Value and Achievements of Skepticism – Mar. 8

2018/02/28 – 8:30 am

The Student Psychology Network and Geek Girls have teamed up to bring a special keynote speaker to MacEwan on March 8th: George Hrab!
George is a …

Bill Evans: The Evolution of a Jazz Genius – Mar. 6

2018/02/28 – 8:30 am

Bill Evans: the Evolution of a Jazz Genius
March 6, 2018 | 6:30 p.m.
Betty Andrews Recital Hall, Allard Hall
Free admission
MacEwan University sessional instructor Rob Thompson (piano) …

De-icing Antarctica: Tracing the changing ice environments of the Southern Ocean – Feb. 7

2018/01/31 – 8:30 am

The Department of Physical Sciences Speaker Series presents De-icing Antarctica: Tracing the changing ice environments of the Southern Ocean.
When: Wednesday, February 7, from 2-3 p.m.
Where: 6-252
Speaker: …

Film premiere and panel discussion on art as community engagement – Jan. 24

2018/01/24 – 8:30 am

“John Wort Hannam is a Poor Man” is a film about a musician’s life “on the road” in western Canada. To celebrate the release of …

TEDxMacEwanU: Laying New Tracks

2017/11/29 – 8:30 am

You are invited to TEDxMacEwanU, MacEwan University’s inaugural TEDx event.
Laying New Tracks is an acknowledgement of where we have come from and an exploration of …

Finding a Way Forward in Ukraine – Nov. 15 to 16

2017/11/15 – 8:30 am

The Ukrainian Resource and Development Centre invites you to attend or tune in and share with your colleagues an online international conference of the Research …

Kihêw waciston presents: “Environmental Health” – Nov. 22

2017/11/08 – 8:30 am

Kihêw waciston has invited Crystal Lameman, Treaty 6 environmental and climate policy analyst, to MacEwan for Wednesday, November 22, 11 a.m.
She will be presenting on …

Roundhouse: Meet the team behind the new hub for social innovation on campus

2017/10/25 – 8:30 am

Join us for an exciting opportunity to meet the Roundhouse team, along with other socially minded staff and faculty of the MacEwan University community this …

Information session: CLAS 355 – Life and Culture in Ancient Rome

2017/10/25 – 8:30 am

In this course held in May 2018, we will spend three weeks studying in Rome and visiting museums and famous historical sites like the Pantheon, …

Indigenous Film Screenings initiative – Oct. 30

2017/10/25 – 8:30 am

Next Monday the Indigenous Film Screenings initiative is co-hosting an event with the MacEwan Anthropology, Economics and Political Science (AEPS) department’s Speakers Series. Three short …

Speaker series about Dr. MacEwan – Oct. 16

2017/10/11 – 8:30 am

The Rotary Club of Camrose is hosting a speaker series to celebrate Canada’s 150. The first speakers are Dr. Max Foran, husband of Heather MacEwan …