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kihêw waciston: Land-based learning opportunity – May 27-30

2019/05/15 – 8:30 am

maskêkosihk Enoch Cree Nation, in partnership with kihêw waciston Indigenous Centre, will be hosting a four-day Cultural Camp, which provides an understanding of the role …

Spend the day back in time – June 8

2019/05/15 – 8:30 am

Join Sport and Wellness on June 8 for this day trip sure to take you back in time. Explore the history of dinosaurs, the unparalleled …

Learn something new with Professional Development

2019/05/08 – 8:30 am

Register now in these upcoming professional development courses:
Effective Communication Techniques: May 22
Learn to communicate and present information more confidently and persuasively, and discover the simple, …

Feature course: Challenging Conversations Made Easy

2019/05/08 – 8:30 am

Challenging Conversations Made Easy: June 7
Learn practical strategies for engaging in challenging conversations with increased confidence and ease, and walk away with tools to help …

Design, draw, capture and edit!

2019/05/08 – 8:30 am

Speedlighting: May 25
Expand your technical know-how and creative abilities working with flash. Start by learning the quality, colour and direction of light as it relates …

MSA’s May in-service opportunity

2019/05/08 – 8:30 am

“Taking Initiative to Get Results,” presented by Denise Burrell.
Thursday, May 16,1 – 4:30 p.m.
Room 7-170, City Centre Campus
Course Code: MSA 20190516
Register now!

Take aim with Learn 2 Archery

2019/05/08 – 8:30 am

Get outside, work on your aim and hit the bull’s eye with Learn 2 Archery on June 2.
Learn about the equipment and discover the basics …

What’s new in Art and Design

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

Photographing Children and Families: May 14
Capture beautiful family portraits with personality and style. Work with camera setting, light, composition and props to create exceptional individual …

Learn 2 Boulder this May

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

We all used to climb when we were younger, so help find your inner kid with Learn 2 Boulder on May 24.
This fundamentals course will …

New Design Summer Camp for youth 15 to 18 years old

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

Design Summer Camp: July 8-12
This unique one-week intensive summer program, open to high-school youth (ages 15-18), is devoted to the practice of visual design and …

Register today – Unconscious Bias Training – May 8

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

This workshop provides an overview of how unconscious bias can seep into everyday interactions and explores what we can do to build the capacity to …

What’s coming up in professional and continuing Studies

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

Facilitating Resolution: Finding Common Ground: May 8 and 9
Learn and apply intermediate and advanced strategies and tactics in conflict resolution, coaching, negotiation and mediation through …

How to Support Survivors of Sexual Violence Workshop

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

At this three-hour interactive workshop, participants learn how to support someone who has been affected by sexual assault, sexual harassment, relationship violence or stalking. Participants …

Sport and Wellness PD Day Aquatic Camp

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

Give your kids a day of fun and learning new skills at our next PD Day Aquatics Camp.
Spots remain for the May 21 Junior Griffins …

Conflict in the workplace? Find common ground – May 8 & 9

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

Facilitating Resolution: Finding Common Ground
May 8 & 9
Developing expertise in conflict resolution is a crucial skill for anyone in a leadership or supervisory role. Learn …

Doubles tennis league

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Looking for an excuse to get active outside this spring? MacEwan’s Recreation department is offering a Tuesday doubles tennis league that runs from May 6 …

Register now for employee classes and memberships

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

Improve your health using Access to University Learning Activities Funds on Sport and Wellness Healthy Body=Healthy Mind programs. Take advantage of these offerings, available exclusively …

Sport and Wellness discounted summer passes

2019/04/17 – 8:30 am

May is the last chance to purchase four-month summer passes. Get discounted access to MacEwan University Sport and Wellness gymnasium, fitness centre and pool includes …

Follow the School of Continuing Education on LinkedIn!

2019/04/03 – 8:30 am

Looking for more information about courses that will advance your professional goals and engage your personal interests? Visit the new LinkedIn page for MacEwan’s School …

Feature course: Managing Priorities and Decision Making

2019/04/03 – 8:30 am

Managing Priorities and Decision Making: Apr. 12
Do you struggle to feel organized and on top of your many day-to-day responsibilities? Explore proven techniques and strategies …

Learn something new with professional development

2019/04/03 – 8:30 am

Register now in these upcoming professional development courses:
Reports, Proposals, Plans and More: Apr. 24
Learn advanced business writing techniques such as how to analyze information and …

Enhance your creative abilities

2019/04/03 – 8:30 am

Digital Marketing 101: Apr. 25
Looking to get your course or program noticed? Maybe you have a side business that could use a boost. This efficient …

Payment Card Industry Awareness Training

2019/04/03 – 8:30 am

Please join the Financial Services team and your colleagues at our next training session. We chose to dedicate this time to Payment Card Industry Data …

PD: MSA Spring Term in-service opportunities

2019/04/03 – 8:30 am

The Spring Term in-service offerings are now available to MSA members. Register now for course offerings such as Influencing Difficult People and Taking Initiative to …

Group Fitness Challenge – final countdown!

2019/03/27 – 8:30 am

It’s the final countdown for our MacEwan vs. U of A Group Fitness challenge! MacEwan currently leads the 2018/19 series with a 3–1 lead!
There are …

Feature course: Managing Priorities and Decision Making

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

Managing Priorities and Decision Making – April 12
Do you struggle to feel organized and on top of your many day-to-day responsibilities? Explore proven techniques and …