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Acting president’s column

2019/09/18 – 8:32 am

My latest column includes updates on the university budget, presidential search, institutional planning and more.
I hope you’ll take a few minutes to read it.
John McGrath
Acting President

Message from the provost and vice-president, academic

2019/09/18 – 8:31 am

Dear Colleagues,
Now that you have, hopefully, settled in for the autumn, I wanted to take a moment to welcome you back and provide some updates …

MacEwan waste and recycle reminders

2019/09/18 – 8:30 am

With the new school year upon us, this is a great time for a reminder to all staff, faculty and students to dispose of their …

Ending Sexual Violence: Student Research Forum submissions call

2019/09/18 – 8:30 am

The annual Ending Sexual Violence Student Research Forum and Award recognizes outstanding student research on sexual violence. We encourage students from all disciplines to submit …

Webex: MacEwan’s easy video conferencing tool

2019/09/18 – 8:30 am

Skype, Facetime, Zoom,, GoToMeeting — there are many video conferencing tools available and each of them bring technical challenges (e.g. need to create accounts/download …

Request a speaker from MacEwan’s senior administration

2019/09/18 – 8:30 am

MacEwan’s senior administrators, including the university president, vice-presidents and chair of the Board of Governors are available to attend or speak at events on and …

Mitchell Art Gallery: New exhibition syllabus

2019/09/18 – 8:30 am

Connect your classroom and With All Things Considered, the MAG’s current exhibition featuring work by Leanne Olson, the first artist in residence at the Edmonton …

Shared with Me in Google Drive: Organizing your files

2019/09/18 – 8:30 am

Google Drive and G Suite are great tools for collaboration. As people share files with you, you can find them in the Shared with Me …

From the University Archives

2019/09/18 – 8:30 am

Relive the ‘80s with these snaps from past registrations!
For these and other images from our past, visit the University Archives.

Bent River Records announces recording competition

2019/09/18 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University’s Bent River Records, along with community partner ATB, recently announced a recording competition that will allow a new artist (or band) to record …

Town Hall: Search for Dean, Faculty of Arts and Science – Sept. 19

2019/09/11 – 8:35 am

All members of the campus community are encouraged to attend a town hall meeting scheduled for Thursday, September 19, from 1 to 2 p.m. in Room …

Catering smallwares collection

2019/09/11 – 8:30 am

The catering department is requesting that if you have any smallwares (cutlery, platters, plates, glassware, cloth napkins, linen and baskets) to please contact Shannon (780-267-2918 …

Office 365: What is it and why should I use it?

2019/09/11 – 8:30 am

For years we’ve worked with desktop applications where files have been stored on our computers. With phones and tablets now part of our everyday work …

First Voices: Contemporary Indigenous Fiction

2019/09/11 – 8:30 am

The John L. Haar Library is delighted to announce the launch of a new collection – First Voices: Contemporary Indigenous Fiction. Located across from the …

Fresh food concepts in the Robbins Health Learning Centre

2019/09/11 – 8:30 am

Now that everyone is back in the swing of things, feel free to stop by Building 9 and check out our new food concepts. Social …

Presidential Search Town Halls – Sept. 10 and 11

2019/09/04 – 8:35 am

Faculty and staff are invited to participate in the MacEwan University President Search Town Hall Consultation. The purpose of the town hall consultation is to ensure …

Gray Gallery: Opportunities for students, faculty and staff to exhibit

2019/09/04 – 8:30 am

The Gray Gallery, located on the west end of the main floor in the Robbins Health Learning Centre, offers opportunities for current MacEwan students, staff …

Orange Shirt day: Get your t-shirt at the bookstore

2019/09/04 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University bookstore, in partnership with kihêw waciston, will be offering orange t-shirts in honour of Orange Shirt Day. Orange Shirt Day (September 30) is …

Policy Feedback: Student Non-Academic Misconduct Policy and Procedure

2019/09/04 – 8:30 am

A new Student Non-Academic Misconduct Policy and associated Student Non-Academic Misconduct Procedure are being proposed and have been posted for feedback on the policies page …

Policy Feedback: Student Academic Integrity Policy and Student Academic Misconduct Procedure

2019/09/04 – 8:30 am

The Student Academic Integrity Policy and associated Student Academic Misconduct Procedure are being revised and have been posted for feedback on the policies page on …

Maps and floor plans at MacEwan University

2019/09/04 – 8:30 am

Trying to find your way to a meeting room or helping a student find a classroom? Knowing where a specific room on campus is located …

Listen to the new The Common Ground podcast

2019/09/04 – 8:30 am

The Common Ground is a new podcast that explores hate and counter-hate in Alberta. Irfan Chaudhry (director, Office of Human Rights, Diversity and Equity, MacEwan) …

Library eReserves submission – clarification

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

Earlier this summer the library sent out a reminder to all faculty asking you to please consider submitting requests for new and reactivated eReserves as …

From the acting president: MSA collective agreement ratified

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

I would like to thank everyone involved in the successful bargaining process for the collective agreement between the university and the MacEwan Staff Association.
Their hard …

Call for submissions: Ending Sexual Violence Forum

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

The Office of Research Services and the Office of Sexual Violence Prevention, Education and Response are pleased to share the call for submissions for the …

Questions about Blackboard?

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

Do you have questions about Blackboard, Kaltura, Collaborate, or Respondus? The eLearning Office has several different ways for you to learn what you need to …