General News

University, tech and student news; calls for nominations and submissions; Campus Services updates

Employee Info

Benefits, payroll and human resources updates


Info sessions, professional development, lectures and more

Media News Stories

News stories mentioning MacEwan University

Professional and Personal Development

Continuing education, training, and health and wellness

Home » Archive by Category

Articles in Professional and Personal Development

Exploring communication options in Blackboard

2019/09/18 – 8:30 am

Join in this short (15-minute) online Blackboard training, no registration required.
Exploring the communication options available in Blackboard
Thursday, Sept. 26, 12:30 p.m.
Get the session details and …

Registration open for rec sport leagues!

2019/09/11 – 8:30 am

Get a jump on your “team” or “free agent” registration and register before September 17 to get early bird pricing. Whether you have played sports …

Learn something new this fall!

2019/09/11 – 8:30 am

Administrative Excellence
Administrative professionals are integral members of every team. Gain the essential knowledge and skills that will enhance your success and opportunities in today’s …

Indulge your artistic side this fall!

2019/09/11 – 8:30 am

Visual Arts Foundation
Stretch your creativity and expressive capacities. Develop key artistic skills and creative problem-solving abilities to create a personal or professional portfolio. The …

September at the Conservatory of Music

2019/09/11 – 8:30 am

Find a new interest this fall at the Conservatory of Music!
In the Musical Theatre Acting Class, adults will act, sing and build confidence on stage. …

MSA Tidbit Cafe: Meal Planning – Sept. 26

2019/09/04 – 8:30 am

The MacEwan Staff Association (MSA) invites you to join the September Tidbit Cafe: Meal Planning presented by Marcia Faught.
When: Thursday, Sept. 26, 12–1 p.m.
Where: City …

Transfer credit articulation process demonstration – Sept. 19

2019/09/04 – 8:30 am

The transfer credit review process has moved online into PeopleSoft. If you have questions regarding how to submit decisions, refer requests, search for transfer credit …

Follow the School of Continuing Education on LinkedIn!

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

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

Music in Early Childhood & Songwriting classes

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

Welcome to Fall at the Conservatory of Music!
Discover our Music in Early Childhood program for age 3, age 4, and ages 5/6. Support your …

Get creative this year with classes in art and design

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

See with a photographer’s eye and capture the world around you. Discover photography essentials with courses in Digital SLR photography, Speedlighting and Photoshop. Follow best …

Business and management courses coming up this fall

2019/08/28 – 8:30 am

Management and Supervision
Discover new and practical strategies you can adopt immediately to effectively supervise and manage others within an evolving workplace. Walk away with …

Fall at the SCE – invest in you!

2019/08/14 – 8:30 am

Administrative Excellence
Administrative professionals are integral members of every team. Gain the essential knowledge and skills that will enhance your success and opportunities in today’s business …

Training session: Getting Started with Microsoft Teams

2019/07/31 – 8:30 am

Microsoft Teams is more than a chat program. It’s a communication hub to all things Microsoft that brings together real-time messaging, file sharing, video conferencing/screen …

Business Analysis and Project Management courses for Fall

2019/07/31 – 8:30 am

Discover the Basics of Business Analysis
Business analyst skills are beneficial to many professionals in today’s workplaces. Learn how to look through a new lens to …

Photography, graphic design and more!

2019/07/31 – 8:30 am

Digital Photography Basics: A one-day workshop
Capture the world around you with confidence, precision and flair. Learn the photography essentials of shooting, editing and photo processing. …

Register for Fall Sport and Wellness Courses

2019/07/31 – 8:30 am

Live Better with the Sport and Wellness Fall Guide, available August 1 for pick up or download. Program and courses registration is now open. Commit …

What’s new at the Conservatory of Music this Fall!

2019/07/17 – 8:30 am

Discover our new Songwriting 1 course at the Conservatory!
Starting this September 11th, discover our new evening class that focuses on writing original music. This course …

New at SCE for Fall 2019

2019/07/17 – 8:30 am

Explore Your Potential
Check out our NEW 2019/20 Course Guide
We offer a portfolio as diverse as you are. View our 2019/20 course guide for …

Junior Griffins aquatic and sport summer camps

2019/07/03 – 8:30 am

Give your kids a week of fun and learning new skills at our Jr Griffins Summer camps running throughout July and August.
Aquatic Camps
This summer, in …

Scientific Discoveries Summer Camp

2019/06/26 – 8:30 am

Summer is for going on adventures! Send your mighty learner on a journey across the science spectrum, with a week full of fun, hands-on activities!
This …

NEW Design Summer Camp

2019/06/26 – 8:30 am

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

New for Fall 2019: Cannabis Career Training Series

2019/06/19 – 8:30 am


Gain a strong foundation that can help you grow a career in Canada’s rapidly expanding cannabis industry. Experienced professionals working in the industry, including horticulturalists, …

New for Fall 2019: Digital Experience Design

2019/06/19 – 8:30 am

Digital Experience Design Foundation
With the growing digitization of our everyday life, UX designers are increasingly in high demand in today’s market. Get introduced to the …

Summer music workshops and programs

2019/06/19 – 8:30 am

Estill Voice Training Program: June 24–28
Re-energize and renew your voice. Speak, sing, and find a new way with Estill Voice Training. You will learn alongside …

Sexual Violence Support Guide Training – August 13 & 15

2019/06/12 – 8:30 am

You are invited to attend our upcoming Sexual Violence Support Guide (SVSG) training. The SVSG program is an initiative of the Office of Sexual Violence …

Use your PD funding to learn more about leadership

2019/06/12 – 8:30 am

Leading People Through Change: June 18
Change can be difficult to manage but it is an inevitable truth in organizations. Having a leader who can effectively …