General News

University, tech and student news; calls for nominations and submissions; Campus Services updates

Employee Info

Benefits, payroll and human resources updates

Events

Info sessions, professional development, lectures and more

Media News Stories

News stories mentioning MacEwan University

Professional and Personal Development

Continuing education, training, and health and wellness

Home » Archive by Category

Articles in General News

Severe weather – are you ready?

2018/06/20 – 8:30 am

Severe weather like electrical storms and tornadoes may require you to take precautions to avoid injury. This is the first in a series of articles …

Looking for a leadership opportunity?

2018/06/20 – 8:30 am

The Office of Emergency Management is seeking an Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) director to join the university’s  Crisis Management Team.
This key leadership role has the …

Promo products on campus: Update your contacts for our supplier

2018/06/20 – 8:30 am

From water bottles to lanyards to popcorn bags, branded products enable MacEwan University, and its many departments, increased visibility on campus, in Edmonton and beyond.
There …

Policy feedback opportunity

2018/06/20 – 8:30 am

The Admissions Policy is being revised and has been posted for feedback on the policies webpage (macewan.ca/policies). Faculty, staff and students are invited to review …

Academic Governance Council meeting synopsis

2018/06/20 – 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, …

109 Street pedway closure

2018/06/20 – 8:30 am

Beginning Monday, June 18, the pedway crossing 109 Street will be closed for construction. The pedway will remain closed for six weeks, through to Friday, …

2018/19 Academic Calendar now available online

2018/06/20 – 8:30 am

The Office of the University Registrar is happy to announce that the 2018/19 Academic Calendar is now available online in PDF format. Beginning this year, …

Reduced services at the OUR on June 25

2018/06/20 – 8:30 am

The Office of the University Registrar (OUR) is holding its annual staff appreciation luncheon on Monday, June 25 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Full services …

Commuter survey – complete for a chance to win!

2018/06/20 – 8:30 am

The Office of Sustainability hopes to gain insight into how staff and faculty commute to campus. The short survey will take less than five minutes …

109 Street pedway closure begins June 18

2018/06/13 – 8:31 am

Beginning Monday, June 18, the pedway crossing 109 Street will be closed for construction. The pedway will remain closed for six weeks, through to Friday, …

Updates to wall outlet technology

2018/06/13 – 8:30 am

The Telecom office is updating the wall outlets for computers and telephones in your area to ensure those technologies continue to work properly in the …

Weekend closure: Underground parkade – June 22-24

2018/06/13 – 8:30 am

Please be advised that the City Centre Campus underground parkade (both east and west ends) will be closed to all parking (including monthly passes) beginning at …

Summer closure: Tim Hortons 108 Street Building

2018/06/13 – 8:30 am

Due to the pedway closure, effective Monday, June 18, our Tim Hortons 108 Street Building (only) will begin its summer closure.  We’ll also be doing …

Food Services – OVEN spring pop-up menu

2018/06/06 – 8:30 am

Delicious $10 meals continue during the spring pop-up every Wednesday at OVEN in Building 6!
Wednesday, June 6:
Chicken Shawarma – Wrapped up in a flat bread, …

Urban beekeeping tours bee-ing offered on campus all summer

2018/06/06 – 8:30 am

Have you heard the buzz? That’s right, it’s bee tour season at MacEwan University!
With winter behind us, the Urban Beekeeping Project—a partnership between Campus Services …

2017 Graduate Survey report now available

2018/06/06 – 8:30 am

Institutional Analysis and Planning is please to announce that the 2017 Graduate Survey report is now available on the IAP website.
The information we receive from …

Send your mighty learner to MacEwan Explorers Summer Camp

2018/06/06 – 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

2018/06/06 – 8:30 am

August 31, 1992 – Summer Convocation
This year’s summer convocation marked a significant milestone in college history – the last graduating classes in the original Diploma …

Windows 10 migration project comes to a close

2018/06/06 – 8:30 am

With almost 1,000 MacEwan computers now running Windows 10, the next step in the project will be for the university to stop using some Novell …

SSHRC Institutional Grants are back

2018/06/06 – 8:30 am

Faculty conducting research in the humanities or social sciences will be able to apply for SSHRC institutional grants (SIGs). SIGs are available up to a …

Last chance to enter our Life in Residence contest

2018/06/06 – 8:25 am

It’s an exciting time for students from across Canada as they prepare to become part of the MacEwan Residence community. Moving out can also be …

Cumulative GPA now on unofficial transcript

2018/05/30 – 8:30 am

The Office of the University Registrar would like to announce that effective May 28, 2018, all unofficial transcripts will include cumulative GPA as part of …

From the provost: changes in Academic Affairs

2018/05/30 – 8:30 am

Dear Colleagues,
In addition to my appointment as provost and vice-president, Academic, pro tempore, there have been several recent developments in Academic Affairs that I thought …

Taste changemaking during Roundhouse Launch Week June 1-8

2018/05/30 – 8:30 am

It was a delight to have the MacEwan community join us for our Open House at the end of April! Since then, we’ve been working …

Food Services OVEN pop-up menu

2018/05/23 – 8:30 am

If you missed the inaugural Spring pop up at OVEN on May 16, don’t worry – we’ve still got plenty of delicious $10 meals coming your …

Academic Governance Council meeting synopsis

2018/05/23 – 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, …