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Budget update – February 13, 2020

2020/02/19 – 8:31 am

In my last email I mentioned that we have been awaiting the release of the provincial budget to determine our Campus Alberta Grant funding for …

Student Research Day – call for applications open

2020/02/19 – 8:30 am

This is a reminder that applications are open for students to present at Student Research Day until March 8, 2020. The application guidelines and application …

Results of radon testing on campus

2020/02/19 – 8:30 am

In late 2018, Facilities published a piece in MacEwan Today describing the implementation of a small, proactive program to measure radon levels in various locations …

Griffins’ weekend review: Women’s hockey ties record

2020/02/19 – 8:30 am

Jaime Erickson played hero in three-on-three overtime as the MacEwan Griffins women’s hockey beat the Red Deer College Queens 4-3 in their final game of …

Nominations are open for the Distinguished Research Award

2020/02/19 – 8:30 am

Nominations for the next Distinguished Research Award recipient are now open until March 18, 2020. This award, now valued at $10,000, recognizes the outstanding research, …

Policy feedback: Ethical Review of Research with Human Participants

2020/02/19 – 8:30 am

The Ethical Review of Research with Human Participants Policy is being revised and has been posted for feedback on Faculty, staff and students are …

Griffins’ weekend primer: Home volleyball playoffs

2020/02/19 – 8:30 am

Griffins’ Thursday action:
Women’s volleyball (17-7): Game 1 of best-of-three Canada West quarter-final series vs. Thompson Rivers University, 6 p.m., David Atkinson Gym
Griffins’ Friday action:
Women’s volleyball: …

Fostering and promoting research in sexual violence

2020/02/19 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University is committed to creating an environment free from sexual violence. The Sexual Violence Prevention Education Committee (SVPEC), has been involved in the creation …

New story idea form: How are you spending your summer?

2020/02/12 – 8:31 am

There may still be snow on the ground, but we have a feeling our faculty and staff are already making plans for the spring and …

Love is in the air – Say “I do” at MacEwan

2020/02/12 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University’s Conference and Event Services department is getting into the wedding business. The new initiative makes a lot of sense for the bustling department …

SharePoint migration: Reminder to register for training

2020/02/12 – 8:30 am

The SharePoint Migration is beginning this week with department contacts being notified of their migration date. Everyone is encouraged to register for SharePoint: The Basics …

New free, confidential, 24-hour support for students

2020/02/12 – 8:30 am

Post-secondary students across Alberta are now able to text STUDENT to 211 or visit and click “live chat” anytime to connect with a community …

Reduced Food Service Hours for Reading Week

2020/02/12 – 8:30 am

Food Services will have reduced hours when the students are away during Reading week. See the Reading Week Winter Term food service hours.

From the University Archives: LRC display features Dr. MacEwan’s publications

2020/02/12 – 8:30 am

February 26, 1996: LRC display features Dr. MacEwan’s publications
The Jasper Place Learning Resources Centre marked MacEwan Day, February 8, with a special bulletin board display …

Hot lunch pop-ups for Reading Week

2020/02/12 – 8:30 am

With limited outlets open during Reading Week, Food Services will have pop-up lunches available outside Griffin’s Landing. Check out the daily menu!
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Griffins’ weekend primer: Home hockey action

2020/02/12 – 8:25 am

Griffins’ Friday action:
Men’s hockey (15-6-1-0): vs. SAIT (12-6-1-3), 7 p.m., Downtown Community Arena
Griffins’ Saturday action:
Women’s hockey (19-3-0-0): vs. Red Deer College (14-4-2-0), 6 p.m., Downtown …

Board of Governors Research Chairs: Call opens Feb. 6

2020/02/05 – 8:31 am

The Office of the Provost & Vice-President, Academic is soliciting internal applications for up to two MacEwan University Board of Governors Research Chairs in any …

Pop Up Shop Hearts Day edition: Feb. 11 to 13

2020/02/05 – 8:30 am

Located next to Griffins Landing in Building 6, our on-campus market has a great selection of local products and services to accent your lifestyle, from …

Nominate an IDEA Leader

2020/02/05 – 8:30 am

IDEA (Inclusion. Diversity. Equity. Accessibility.) Leaders is a new initiative that recognizes our alumni, students, staff and faculty for advancing and promoting equity, inclusion and …

Budget update: January 30, 2020

2020/02/05 – 8:30 am

The last two weeks has been a challenging time for our university community. The departure of colleagues is always upsetting and during this difficult time, …

Technology Training — Make Me Tech Savvy

2020/02/05 – 8:30 am

Make Me Tech Savvy is a series of workshops designed by Trevor Beck, technology trainer in ITS, to help you take advantage of the software …

Griffins’ weekend primer: Home volleyball, hockey

2020/02/05 – 8:30 am

GRIFFINS ATHLETICS: Weekly Preview – Feb. 6 to 8, 2020
Griffins’ Thursday action:
Women’s hockey (17-3-0-0): at Olds (4-13-3-0), 7 p.m.
Griffins’ Friday action:
Women’s volleyball (16-6): vs. Thompson …

New student interface demonstrations

2020/02/05 – 8:30 am

The introduction of a new student interface is underway with system testing and an estimated go-live date of February 16. As materials are created for …

Griffins’ weekend wrap: New career goals leader

2020/02/05 – 8:30 am

Shyla Jans broke the program career goals mark in recording a hat-trick on Saturday night that led the MacEwan Griffins to a 6-1 win over …

Update: 2019 Novel coronavirus

2020/02/05 – 8:30 am

On January 30, the Director-General of the World Health Organization declared that the outbreak of 2019-nCoV (2019 Novel coronavirus) constitutes a Public Health Emergency of International Concern …

Griffins’ weekend primer: Home basketball, hockey

2020/01/29 – 8:30 am

GRIFFINS ATHLETICS: Weekly Preview – Jan. 31-Feb. 1, 2020
Griffins’ Friday action:
Women’s basketball (2-14): vs. Lethbridge (7-9), 6 p.m., David Atkinson Gym
Men’s basketball (0-16): vs. Lethbridge …