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Addressing thefts on campus – Security Services asks for your assistance

2018/12/12 – 8:30 am

Over the past several weeks there has been an increase in thefts at the university. Some thefts have taken place in study areas or from …

Reminder: Holiday closure

2018/12/12 – 8:30 am

A reminder that the university will be closed at the end of business on Friday, December 21 and will reopen on Wednesday, January 2.
Traditionally, MacEwan has closed …

Indigenous Research Symposium streaming links

2018/12/12 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University held its first Indigenous Research Symposium on November 14, 2018. The event was recorded and public streaming links are now available.

Opening keynote: https://streaming.macewan.ca/media/Opening+KeynoteA+Spirituality+as+a+Foundation+in+Research%2C+Dr.+Blair+Stonechild/0_ik7h2jby
Panel …

World Human Rights Day – Dec. 10

2018/12/05 – 8:30 am

December 10 is World Human Rights Day. Get involved with MacEwan’s human rights office and take part in equity, diversity and inclusion initiatives on campus. …

Recruiting Social Innovation Institute committee members

2018/12/05 – 8:30 am

The Social Innovation Institute is recruiting members for it’s committees. The committees were formed to give the work that the institute is doing diverse perspectives …

MacEwanWorks system upgrade

2018/12/05 – 8:30 am

This is an announcement for all MacEwanWorks users. If you use MacEwanWorks for the co-curricular record, managing placements/practicums, student events, posting jobs on the student …

OUR food bank holiday donation box

2018/12/05 – 8:30 am

In the spirit of giving, the Office of the University Registrar has created a Reverse Advent Calendar listing the food items most needed at the …

Acting President: Nov. 27-29

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

President Saucier will be away from campus from November 27 to 29.  During this period, she has appointed Dr. Craig Monk, Provost, Vice-President, Academic pro tempore, …

Policy feedback opportunity: Postdoctoral Scholars

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

A new university policy, Postdoctoral Scholars, is being proposed and has been posted for feedback on the policies webpage. Faculty, staff and students are invited …

Reappointment: Dean, School of Continuing Education

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

Dear Colleagues,
It is my great pleasure to announce that Dr. Heather McRae has been reappointed to a second term as Dean of the School of …

Order MacEwan University holiday cards

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

Does your program, office or department send out festive greetings for the holidays? The Office of Communications and Marketing has got you covered!

Spread holiday cheer—choose …

New volunteer webpage

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

There is now a central page on MacEwan’s website that houses on campus volunteer opportunities. This is intended to serve as a stop on the …

Message from the president: Remembering a member of our community

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

It is with great sadness that I share the news that Willie Grieve, a former member of the MacEwan Board of Governors, passed away the …

From the president: A note of thanks

2018/11/28 – 8:30 am

Many thanks to everyone who took part in Tuesday’s Fall Convocation ceremonies. The excitement of Convocation is inspiring and infectious – and a great reminder of …

Major faculty development event in Lviv, Ukraine

2018/11/21 – 8:30 am

Fourteen MacEwan faculty representing seven different programs, and two administrators visited Ukraine during the Fall reading week to take part in a comprehensive academic experience …

Town Hall: Integrated Strategic Plan – Nov. 30

2018/11/21 – 8:30 am

The university will be hosting two town hall meetings to provide you opportunity to give feedback on the Academic Plan, specifically on the third and …

Alumni and Development Update

2018/11/21 – 8:30 am

This past year, the Alumni and Development department began a new fundraising initiative focused on entrance scholarships and student retention bursaries.
Entrance scholarships apply to any …

From the University Archives

2018/11/21 – 8:30 am

From the Winter 1980 evening credit course calendar:
XAS 01.0 Astrology 1 (Section 99). An introduction to precise mathematical astrology by the Tropical Placidus system, as …

Request a speaker from MacEwan’s senior administration

2018/11/21 – 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 …

New home for kihêw waciston Indigenous Centre

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

I’m very pleased to announce that kihêw waciston, the University’s Indigenous Centre, will relocate to a new home in Paul Byrne Hall for the Fall …

Pedway closure reminder: November 9-18

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

A reminder that the 109 street pedway will be closed Friday, November 9 through to Sunday, November 18 to accommodate construction on the SAMU building.
 

Associate vice president, research: Town Hall and survey

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University has retained Boyden Executive Search to assist us in recruiting an associate vice-president, research. While I do not expect the new AVP to …

Acting President: November 13 – 16

2018/11/14 – 8:30 am

President Saucier will be away from campus from November 13 to 16. During this period, she has appointed Dr. Craig Monk, provost, vice-president, Academic pro tempore, as …

Booking ASL interpreter services

2018/11/07 – 8:30 am

Do you need American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation for an event on campus?
If so, Jody Morrison, Deaf Services coordinator, can book interpreters on your behalf. …

Radon testing to be conducted in select spaces

2018/11/07 – 8:30 am

Through a third-party engineering firm, Facilities will be conducting radon testing in the basements of Buildings 5 and 6 and the ground floors in both …

Reminder: GroupWise Messenger being turned off

2018/11/07 – 8:30 am

GroupWise Messenger chat utility will be turned off effective Nov. 15. If you need assistance migrating your chat contact list to Microsoft Teams, please contact …