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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 …

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, …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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, …

Academic Calendar moving exclusively online

2018/05/23 – 8:30 am

The Office of the University Registrar would like to announce that the Academic Calendar is moving exclusively online this year!
What does this mean?
The new online, …

Facilities celebrates another milestone

2018/05/16 – 8:30 am

The Facilities department is proud to announce that their quality management program has met the requirements of ISO 9001:2015 and a certificate was awarded on …

Campus Master Plan Public Open House

2018/05/09 – 8:30 am

Campus Master Plan Public Open House
Date: May 30
Time: 4 – 8 p.m.
Location: Allard Hall, Main Atrium
2018 Campus Master Plan Project Objective
MacEwan is developing a campus …

Important Organizational Update from the President

2018/05/09 – 8:30 am

I am writing to advise you that Dr. John Corlett will be leaving his position as provost and vice-president, Academic. At John’s request, I am …

Convocation RSVP and regalia rental form now available

2018/05/02 – 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 …

From the University Archives: February 6, 1980 – Literacy 79 Program a Success

2018/05/02 – 8:30 am

Ninety-one percent of those students in Literacy 79 were successful in raising their academic skills to College entrance standards. The attrition rate of only four …

Academic Governance Council April 17 meeting synopsis

2018/04/25 – 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, …

Alberta Emergency Alert test – May 9

2018/04/25 – 8:30 am

Alberta Emergency Alert (AEA) issues alerts for weather events, natural and man-made hazards, Amber Alerts, and other emergencies that could pose an immediate threat to …

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 …

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 …