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Students bring new food delivery service to campus

2019/01/16 – 8:30 am

We all have to eat, but sometimes it’s difficult to find time in our day to visit Explore India for samosas or OVEN for a …

From the University Archives

2019/01/16 – 8:30 am

May 16, 2005:

MacEwan to Receive $46.1 Million for Health Care Learning Centre

On May 12, the Government of Alberta announced it will provide $46.1 million for …

Threats on campus: outside threats and on alert

2019/01/16 – 8:30 am

An active threat is any situation that may escalate to violence or injury. These incidents can be unpredictable and may evolve very quickly, so it’s …

Board of Governors Research Chair applications open

2019/01/16 – 8:30 am

The MacEwan University Board of Governors Research Chair program is for faculty who have demonstrated or who have shown potential for exceptional scholarly distinction. MacEwan …

The Scavenger magazine is back

2019/01/09 – 8:30 am

The 2018 edition of the multi-award-winning online, general-interest, feature magazine, The Scavenger, is now online. This year, we’ve mixed things up a bit, with three …

In-class writing and learning skills workshops

2019/01/09 – 8:30 am

The Writing Centre welcomes requests from faculty members who would like an in-class workshop to help their students develop university-level writing or study strategies. Topics …

Celebration of Scholarship – Invitation to submit works

2019/01/09 – 8:30 am

Save the date! The next Celebration of Scholarship is planned for Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at the Dirtbag Cafe (10505 107 St NW) from 3 …

From the VP, University Relations: New guidelines for political activity on campus

2019/01/09 – 8:30 am

It is expected that a provincial election may be called within the next few weeks. As an institution of higher learning, MacEwan is committed to …

New instalment of the president’s column on MacEwan.ca

2018/12/19 – 8:35 am

My latest column on MacEwan.ca includes my take on changes to the Post-secondary Learning Act that passed on December 11, and the impact those changes will …

Holiday closure and password reminder

2018/12/19 – 8:30 am

As the university, including the Technology Support desk, will be closed from December 22 to January 2, we are reminding you to ensure your password …

Addressing thefts on campus – Security Services asks for your assistance

2018/12/12 – 8:30 am

Over the past several weeks there has been an increase in thefts at the university. Some thefts have taken place in study areas or from …

Reminder: Holiday closure

2018/12/12 – 8:30 am

A reminder that the university will be closed at the end of business on Friday, December 21 and will reopen on Wednesday, January 2.
Traditionally, MacEwan has closed …

Enjoy bite-sized snacks at Towers

2018/12/12 – 8:30 am

2019 is fast approaching – why not celebrate another eventful year at Towers? From now until Dec 20, meet with your colleagues for a quick, …

Indigenous Research Symposium streaming links

2018/12/12 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University held its first Indigenous Research Symposium on November 14, 2018. The event was recorded and public streaming links are now available.

Opening keynote: Spirituality …

Catering tips and FAQs

2018/12/05 – 8:30 am

We’re here to help plan and select catering services for your events. As a primer, take a look at our catering tips and FAQs. When …

World Human Rights Day – Dec. 10

2018/12/05 – 8:30 am

December 10 is World Human Rights Day. Get involved with MacEwan’s human rights office and take part in equity, diversity and inclusion initiatives on campus. …

Recruiting Social Innovation Institute committee members

2018/12/05 – 8:30 am

The Social Innovation Institute is recruiting members for it’s committees. The committees were formed to give the work that the institute is doing diverse perspectives …

MacEwanWorks system upgrade

2018/12/05 – 8:30 am

This is an announcement for all MacEwanWorks users. If you use MacEwanWorks for the co-curricular record, managing placements/practicums, student events, posting jobs on the student …

OUR food bank holiday donation box

2018/12/05 – 8:30 am

In the spirit of giving, the Office of the University Registrar has created a Reverse Advent Calendar listing the food items most needed at the …

Send your proposal in to the Equity Project

2018/12/05 – 8:30 am

We can help MacEwan students, faculty and staff who have ideas for how to promote human rights, diversity and equity on campus transform thoughts into …

Ending Sexual Violence Student Research Award and Forum

2018/12/05 – 8:30 am

The Office of Sexual Violence Prevention, Education and Response recognizes outstanding student scholarship on the topic of sexual violence through our Ending Sexual Violence Student …

2018 exam and holiday food service hours

2018/12/05 – 8:30 am

See the schedule of food services hours from Tuesday, December 11, 2018 to Friday, January 4, 2019.

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 …

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 …

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 …