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URDC’s Centrepieces now available

2015/03/04 – 8:30 am

The Winter 2015 issue of Centrepieces, a newsletter published by the Ukrainian Resource and Development Centre (URDC) at MacEwan University, is now available.
The issue features …

Upcoming test of university’s new emergency alert system

2015/02/25 – 8:30 am

The first test of the new MacEwan Alert system will take place on Thursday, February 26.
MacEwan Alert is a new mass notification system that will notify …

Griffins visit University of Alberta in Canada West basketball playoffs

2015/02/25 – 8:30 am

Griffins women’s basketball will add a new chapter to a relatively new Edmonton rivalry on Friday evening when they visit Saville Community Sports Centre (11610 …

Board of Governors’ meeting update

2015/02/25 – 8:30 am

The Open Session of the Board of Governors’ meeting on February 26, 2015 has been changed.  The meeting will commence at 4:30 p.m. in the …

New MacEwan University marketing campaign launches this week

2015/02/18 – 8:30 am

From the Office of Communications and Marketing:
We know that the people at MacEwan University are connected, engaged and inspired; it’s what makes this such a great …

Global Awareness Week Faculty Challenge recipients

2015/02/11 – 8:30 am

We had several strong entries for the Global Awareness Week Faculty Challenge competition this year. The committee was impressed with our faculty’s commitment to raising …

Rethink MacEwan U is launched!

2015/02/04 – 8:30 am

The Office of Sustainability launched the Rethink campaign on February 2. Rethink aims to engage students, staff and faculty in taking action to reduce energy, …

Global Awareness Week – save the date

2015/01/28 – 8:30 am

This year’s Global Awareness Week will be held from February 2 to 6.
Global Awareness Week celebrates the cultural diversity at our university and raises awareness …

MacEwan University receives STARS Silver Certificate

2015/01/28 – 8:30 am

The official STARS Silver Certificate was received on January 20, 2015. The university achieved a Silver rating with a score of 49.31.
The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment …

Academic Governance Council meeting synopsis

2015/01/28 – 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, …

President’s Newsletter, January 2015

2015/01/21 – 8:30 am

Allow me first to welcome everyone back from the holiday break. I sincerely hope it was a festive and restful time with family and friends, …

2015/16 Academic Calendar

2015/01/13 – 4:30 pm

Production for this publication is underway and the target arrival for the print copies is April 2.

Telus in-building antenna project

2014/12/23 – 8:30 am

After more than six months of planning and work, TELUS, in collaboration with Facilities and the Office of the Chief Information Officer, is ready to …

New 2015/16 Academic Schedule

2014/12/23 – 8:30 am

On December 18, the MacEwan University Board of Governors approved the 2015/16 Academic Schedule, which was recommended to the board at a special meeting of …

Office of the University Registrar: Reduced hours and services on December 18

2014/12/17 – 8:30 am

On Thursday, December 18, the Office of the University Registrar (OUR) will have reduced services from 3 to 4:30 p.m.
Please note: The office will close for …

Mad Hatter’s Gala Raffle tickets on sale this week!

2014/12/17 – 8:30 am

The Mad Hatter’s Gala Raffle tickets go on sale Thursday, December 18. Please see the poster for details.

Holiday video for your email greetings

2014/12/17 – 8:30 am

Are you looking to send out season’s greetings but would like to do so with a brief holiday-themed video message? Corporate Communications has prepared a …

Updates to Policy Manual

2014/12/10 – 8:30 am

The Board of Governors and Academic Governance Council approve amendments, additions and deletions to the university’s Policy Manual. All approved policies are located on the …

Winter 2014 issue of M (alumni news)

2014/12/10 – 8:30 am

The Winter 2014 issue of M (alumni news) is now online—please share it widely.
This issue as delivered to over 40,000 alumni last week. If you would …

Order your MacEwan University holiday cards

2014/12/03 – 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 …

Reduced services at the Office of the University Registrar: Thursday morning, December 4

2014/12/03 – 8:30 am

On Thursday, December 4 from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., there will be limited services at the Office of the University Registrar. The OUR team will be …

City Centre building mass notification system test

2014/12/03 – 8:30 am

The City Centre Campus building mass notification system will be tested on Tuesday, December 16 at 11:55 a.m.
This mass notification system is a critical part …

Fighting academic fraud

2014/11/26 – 8:30 am

Fall 2014 Convocation saw MacEwan University confer 720 certificates, diplomas and degrees. Our graduates worked hard to earn their credentials. The Office of the University …

Stay tuned for the 2015/16 Academic Schedule

2014/11/26 – 8:30 am

The 2015/16 academic schedule came before Academic Governance Council (AGC) on November 25. There was an extensive discussion on the changes contained in this schedule. …

E-cigarettes now included under university smoking policy

2014/11/26 – 8:30 am

Now, in addition to cigarettes, cigars, and all other smoking devices, the use of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) on university campuses has been restricted to existing …

New muster point locations for USC, Robbins and Residence

2014/11/12 – 8:30 am

With the construction of the Centre for the Arts and Culture underway, muster points in that area will no longer be available. The new muster …