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ISP endorsed by Board of Governors

2019/06/12 – 8:35 am

The development of the new Integrated Strategic Plan (ISP) reached an important milestone at the May 23 Board of Governors meeting where the Board endorsed …

Swarm season – save the bees!

2019/06/12 – 8:30 am

A swarm of honeybees is not dangerous. Swarms typically occur when about half of the bees in a colony leave with the queen to form …

Highlights from Organizational Development Day 2019

2019/06/12 – 8:30 am

On Thursday, April 25, Organizational Development Day provided an opportunity to create a shared understanding of the future by exploring the emerging Institutional Strategic Plan (ISP) …

Organizational update from the president and incoming acting president

2019/06/05 – 8:30 am

As we search for our new president, several permanent and interim reporting and organizational changes will be implemented to support the university and build the …

New Associate Vice-President, Human Resources

2019/06/05 – 8:30 am

I am pleased to advise the university community that Helen Ngan-Pare is joining MacEwan as our new associate vice-president, Human Resources. Helen will begin her …

Air quality concerns from smoke

2019/06/05 – 8:30 am

There have been numerous concerns raised by faculty, staff and students regarding the air quality in our buildings over the past week. This is due …

107 Street parkade closure at MacEwan

2019/06/05 – 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) as …

Policy feedback: Study Abroad

2019/05/29 – 8:30 am

Rescission of the Study Abroad policy has been proposed and the policy has been posted for feedback on the policies page on MacEwan.ca. Faculty, staff …

Building 5 cooling issues

2019/05/29 – 8:30 am

Facilities is in the process of upgrading the cooling system in Building 5.
During periods of extreme outside temperatures, some areas of the building may become …

Call to participate in pilot project – ORCID profiles

2019/05/29 – 8:30 am

The Office of Research Services, in partnership with the Library, is seeking individuals to participate in a pilot project investigating how ORCID profiles (orcid.org) could …

Acting president, May 28 and 29

2019/05/29 – 8:30 am

President Deborah Saucier is in Ottawa on May 28 and 29 for the Indigenous Success in Postsecondary Education: A Roundtable Discussion with Deputy Minister of …

Announcement – project lead, advising

2019/05/22 – 8:30 am

The Office of the Associate Vice-President, Students and Teaching is happy to announce the appointment of Dr. Robert Wiznura as project lead, advising. Dr. Wiznura …

Director of Teaching and Learning Services

2019/05/22 – 8:30 am

Following a positive review of her performance as interim director, Dr. Lynne Honey has been appointed for a three-year term as director of Teaching and …

Alberta College Campus

2019/05/22 – 8:30 am

On June 22, 2018, the Board of Governors approved a renewed Campus Master Plan (CMP) for the university. One of the objectives of the CMP …

OUR closure 12-2 p.m. on May 23

2019/05/21 – 8:30 am

The Office of the University Registrar (OUR) will be closed between 12 and 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 23 for our annual Staff Recognition Luncheon. …

New interim manager of CDEL

2019/05/15 – 8:30 am

Student Affairs is happy to announce that Gillian Kemp has accepted the position of interim manager of Career Development and Experiential Learning (CDEL) for one …

Meet Artist in Residence Leah McInnis

2019/05/15 – 8:30 am

Meet Leah McInnis, the Mitchell Art Gallery’s first Artist in Residence of 2019, learn about her practice and opportunities to participate in her residency project. …

Policy Feedback: Fundraising

2019/05/14 – 8:30 am

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

Presidential Search Committee membership

2019/05/08 – 8:30 am

I am pleased to announce the membership of the university’s Presidential Search Committee, as approved by the Board of Governors on April 30, 2019. The committee …

General Faculties Council Meeting

2019/05/08 – 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 …

Meet Artist in Residence Leah McInnis

2019/05/08 – 8:30 am

Meet Leah McInnis, the Mitchell Art Gallery’s first Artist in Residence of 2019, and learn about her practice and opportunities to participate in her residency …

Finance Office Closure – May 8

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

The Finance department will be participating in a half-day professional development training session on Wednesday, May 8. All Finance staff are invited to participate and …

Heating valve replacement in offices

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

This spring, Facilities will be replacing perimeter heating valves in radiation cabinets throughout buildings 5 to 8. In some cases these valves are located along …

Save the Date! Smart HR is coming on May 27

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

HR, Payroll and the ERP Business Support Office are getting ready to launch Smart HR for hiring and rehiring on May 27.
Smart HR is your …

Policy Feedback: International Education Agreements

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

Rescission of the International Education Agreements policy has been proposed and the policy has been posted for feedback on the policies page on MacEwan.ca. Faculty, …

New Dean of the Library appointed

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

I am pleased to announce that after an extensive search, Karen Keiller has been appointed as Dean of the Library.
Dean Keiller brings with her 30 …