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Guidelines for political activity on campus

2019/03/20 – 8:45 am

The provincial election has been called for April 16, 2019. MacEwan University is committed to the free expression of political views by members of the university community and to …

Online Training – Exceptions in Blackboard Tests

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

There are plenty of reasons why you might need to use the Exceptions tool in Blackboard, but this session focuses on how it can be …

The 5th Biennial Alberta Criminal Justice Symposium

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

The 5th Biennial Alberta Criminal Justice Symposium: Considering New Approaches to Rehabilitation and Correctional Reform will be held at MacEwan University in Edmonton on May …

Microsoft Teams available

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

The migration of myShare workspaces to the new Microsoft Teams is complete. Microsoft Teams is now available and supported by ITS.
Support material and information on …

Browse promotional products at CREATIVE Open House

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

Whether you’re gearing up for an event, student outreach or have an important meeting, it’s important to have the right materials with you to represent …

Enhance your Creative Abilities

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

Approaches to Drawing: April 9 Enrich your drawing using layered imagery, surface manipulation, mark making and alternative tools. Experience a thoughtful way to making decisions …

Message from the president: President’s Medal nominations

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

Thoughtful leadership. Community spirit. A strong sense of curiosity.
These are the qualities I look for when I’m selecting recipients of the President’s Medal for Academic Excellence …

Fraud Prevention Month: fraud detection

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

This article is brought to you by Internal Audit Services:
To recognize the 15th annual Fraud Prevention Month, Internal Audit Services has created a series of …

Kick the Cup

2019/03/13 – 8:30 am

As a university, we’re always searching for ways to reduce our footprint and produce less waste on campus. If you’re a regular in the Tim …

Policy feedback: Alumni Policy

2019/03/13 – 8:30 am

The Alumni Policy is being revised and has been posted for feedback on the policies page on MacEwan.ca. Faculty, staff and students are invited to …

General Faculties Council Meeting – Mar. 19

2019/03/13 – 8:30 am

General Faculties Council (GFC) is MacEwan University’s senior academic governance body, responsible for academic standards, integrity, policies, and programs, as well as scholarship, research, and …

Online Grant Application System – USRI grants

2019/03/13 – 8:30 am

The Online Grant Application System is now being used for USRI grant applications. Students are to complete their applications using the online forms on MacEwan.ca.
The …

Faculty of Nursing: Developing a culture of well-being

2019/03/13 – 8:30 am

The Faculty of Nursing’s Spirit of Well-Being Committee (SWBC) is proud to introduce the Spirit of Well-Being Commitment and Guiding Document to the MacEwan community. …

Fraud Prevention Month

2019/03/13 – 8:30 am

This article is brought to you by Internal Audit Services:
MacEwan University’s Fraud and Irregularities Policy was updated and approved at the February 28, 2019 meeting …

Opportunity to participate in Dean of Library search

2019/03/13 – 8:30 am

To members of the MacEwan community:
On behalf of the committee tasked with recommending to the President the next Dean of the Library, I am pleased …

MacEwan Eats: Allard Hall food cart receives new name

2019/03/13 – 8:30 am

About a month ago, we unveiled a new (and quickly appreciated) addition to Allard Hall — a shiny, mobile food cart. It’s already become a …

New digital signage submission process

2019/03/13 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University’s Retail Services has partnered with the Office of Marketing and Communications (OCM) to standardize digital signage across campus, and as part of this …

From the Board Chair: Resignation of President Saucier

2019/03/06 – 8:45 am

It is with sadness that I announce Deborah Saucier’s resignation as president of MacEwan University. Deb has accepted the position of president of Vancouver Island …

Paul Byrne Hall closure starts March 11

2019/03/06 – 8:30 am

Starting March 11, there will be no access to the Robbins Health Learning Centre through Paul Byrne Hall.
The space will be closed off to the …

Open Textbook Fellowship Grant application now open

2019/03/06 – 8:30 am

Applications are now being accepted for the Open Textbook Fellowship Grant Program. This 20-month facilitated program supports instructors in the creation or adaptation of open …

myShare migration and MS Teams

2019/03/06 – 8:30 am

Effective March 4, 2019, access to myShare will be read-only. ITS will be migrating myShare workspaces to the new Microsoft Teams. Owners of the Teams …

Student Research Day applications open until March 8

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Student Research Day showcases and celebrates the faculty-mentored research, scholarly activity and creative achievements of MacEwan University students across all faculties and disciplines. This interdisciplinary …

MacEwan Eats: Win a $250 dining card by visiting Oven

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Last fall, MacEwan Eats launched a series of internationally inspired pop-ups at OVEN in Building 6, serving everything from Korean BBQ beef to southern fried …

Windows users: Microsoft update to install

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

The latest Microsoft update is now available to MacEwan staff and faculty to download and install on personal computers running Windows. The installation of the …

Researching How Cultural Forms Support Reconciliation

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Dear Colleagues,
Kevin Hood, Katherine Sinclair, Keestin O’Dell, and Paul Sopcak (MacEwan University), in collaboration with the International Society for the Empirical Study of Literature (IGEL) …

MacEwan Eats: Vote for your favourite cart name

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

About a month ago, we unveiled a new food cart in Allard Hall. Then, we asked you to help us name it. And help us …