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kihêw waciston Indigenous Centre open house

2019/11/06 – 8:31 am

You’re invited to drop in to visit kihêw waciston’s new space.
This purpose-built space has been designed to reflect and celebrate Indigenous ways of knowing, being …

A note of thanks from the acting president

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

Many thanks to everyone who took part in Saturday’s Open House. The excitement of our campus and future students is inspiring and infectious – and …

Budget update

2019/10/31 – 4:00 pm

At two information sessions held on October 31, Dr. Craig Monk, Provost & Vice-President, Academic and I presented an update on the budget and its …

From the Acting President – Provincial Budget

2019/10/30 – 8:30 am

Yesterday, the Government of Alberta released its 2019 budget, which included a 12.5 per cent decrease in operating funding over four years for the post-secondary …

Budget Town Halls – October 31

2019/10/30 – 8:30 am

The university community is invited to attend an information session to learn more about the recent provincial budget and its impact on the university. Transparency and timeliness …

From the University Archives: “Last spikes removed on future site of City Centre Campus”

2019/10/16 – 8:30 am

October 5, 1989: Last spikes removed on future site of City Centre Campus
The last rail was removed from the future site of Grant MacEwan Community …

109 street pedway closure starting October 17

2019/10/16 – 8:30 am

The pedway across 109 street will be closed from Thursday, October 17 to Friday, November 29 (inclusive) to accommodate the final stages of construction on …

From the acting president: Sexual Violence Awareness Week, October 7–11

2019/10/09 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University’s third annual Sexual Violence Awareness Week is this week, providing us with the opportunity to come together to talk about a critical issue that impacts …

Tenure and promotion recognition program

2019/10/09 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University Library and the Office of the Provost are pleased to announce the launch of the MacEwan Tenure and Promotion Recognition Program digital exhibit.
In …

SAMU building opens this fall

2019/10/02 – 8:30 am

A message from the SAMU president:
After nearly ten years in the making, it is time to announce that on December 2, 2019, students will be …

Policy Feedback: Free Expression on Campus Policy

2019/10/02 – 8:30 am

A new Free Expression on Campus Policy is being proposed and has been posted for feedback on the policies page on Faculty, staff and …

From the Vice-President: Guidelines for political activity on campus

2019/09/25 – 8:32 am

The federal election has been called for October 21, 2019. MacEwan University is committed to the free expression of political views by members of the university community and to …

E-scooters on campus

2019/09/25 – 8:30 am

Now that the City of Edmonton has officially opened the path to electric scooter, bike and e-bike share services in Edmonton, e-scooters have been showing …

Acting president’s column

2019/09/18 – 8:32 am

My latest column includes updates on the university budget, presidential search, institutional planning and more.
I hope you’ll take a few minutes to read it.
John McGrath
Acting President

Message from the provost and vice-president, academic

2019/09/18 – 8:31 am

Dear Colleagues,
Now that you have, hopefully, settled in for the autumn, I wanted to take a moment to welcome you back and provide some updates …

MacEwan waste and recycle reminders

2019/09/18 – 8:30 am

With the new school year upon us, this is a great time for a reminder to all staff, faculty and students to dispose of their …

Request a speaker from MacEwan’s senior administration

2019/09/18 – 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 …

From the University Archives

2019/09/18 – 8:30 am

Relive the ‘80s with these snaps from past registrations!
For these and other images from our past, visit the University Archives.

Bent River Records announces recording competition

2019/09/18 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University’s Bent River Records, along with community partner ATB, recently announced a recording competition that will allow a new artist (or band) to record …

Town Hall: Search for Dean, Faculty of Arts and Science – Sept. 19

2019/09/11 – 8:35 am

All members of the campus community are encouraged to attend a town hall meeting scheduled for Thursday, September 19, from 1 to 2 p.m. in Room …

First Voices: Contemporary Indigenous Fiction

2019/09/11 – 8:30 am

The John L. Haar Library is delighted to announce the launch of a new collection – First Voices: Contemporary Indigenous Fiction. Located across from the …

Presidential Search Town Halls – Sept. 10 and 11

2019/09/04 – 8:35 am

Faculty and staff are invited to participate in the MacEwan University President Search Town Hall Consultation. The purpose of the town hall consultation is to ensure …

Policy Feedback: Student Non-Academic Misconduct Policy and Procedure

2019/09/04 – 8:30 am

A new Student Non-Academic Misconduct Policy and associated Student Non-Academic Misconduct Procedure are being proposed and have been posted for feedback on the policies page …

Policy Feedback: Student Academic Integrity Policy and Student Academic Misconduct Procedure

2019/09/04 – 8:30 am

The Student Academic Integrity Policy and associated Student Academic Misconduct Procedure are being revised and have been posted for feedback on the policies page on …

Listen to the new The Common Ground podcast

2019/09/04 – 8:30 am

The Common Ground is a new podcast that explores hate and counter-hate in Alberta. Irfan Chaudhry (director, Office of Human Rights, Diversity and Equity, MacEwan) …

Library eReserves submission – clarification

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

Earlier this summer the library sent out a reminder to all faculty asking you to please consider submitting requests for new and reactivated eReserves as …