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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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Update on August 2017 phishing incident

2018/04/04 – 8:30 am

Message from the president:
We recently received news that the university has concluded legal proceedings related to the August 2017 phishing incident.
The university recovered $10.92 million …

Academic Governance Council meeting synopsis

2018/04/04 – 8:30 am

The 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, …

Read the Winter 2018 URDC newsletter

2018/04/04 – 8:30 am

The Ukrainian Resource and Development Centre (URDC) is proud to release its latest newsletter, which provides a snapshot of the current and upcoming projects that …

Roundhouse is opening and we want you to be our first visitors!

2018/04/04 – 8:30 am

Good ideas can change the world. And we make the best ideas together.
Roundhouse, in partnership with the MacEwan University Social Innovation Institute, is a co-working …

Discounts on Lenovo products for MacEwan employees

2018/03/28 – 9:40 am

Did you know you can get a discount on your personal Lenovo shopping? Check out this month’s discounts.

Leave your work behind this summer with Print Services!

2018/03/28 – 8:30 am

Leaving campus for the summer? With the help of Print Services, you can come back to work with all of your documents waiting on your …

The Office of Research Services announces launch of new website

2018/03/28 – 8:30 am

The Office of Research Services is pleased to announce the launch of our new website macewan.ca/research. Please check out our updated website for all the …

Roundhouse: Change the world with good ideas

2018/03/28 – 8:30 am

Roundhouse is a co-working space where entrepreneurs, social changemakers, students, faculty, alumni and community are welcome to connect, learn and access valuable resources. Our goal is to …

Edmonton Public Library (EPL) lending machine service discontinued

2018/03/28 – 8:30 am

The Edmonton Public Library (EPL) lending machine service was discontinued effective March 26, 2018. Our five-year contract with EPL for this service has ended. We …

MacEwan Explorers: Send your mighty learner to summer camp

2018/03/28 – 8:30 am

Summer camp should be more than just a place to drop off your child. That’s why Early Learning at MacEwan (ELM) created the MacEwan Explorers …

From the University Archives: February 18, 1992 – Skit Nite

2018/03/28 – 8:30 am

Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the elevator…we’re back. Grant MacEwan Community College’s Infamous Staff Skit Nite presents: “All the …

Live music performance at the mstore – March 26

2018/03/21 – 8:30 am

Want to add some excitement to your lunch break? Next week is your chance to get a peak at the local music scene and support …