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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 …

Register now for spring employee classes and memberships

2019/03/20 – 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 Spring/Summer Guide available now

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

Live better this Spring with MacEwan University Sport and Wellness!
Enjoy affordable fitness, aquatic, recreation classes and programs, and personal training from the best in the …

Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Training – May 7 & 9

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

The Office of Sexual Violence Prevention, Education and Response and Wellness and Psychological Services are pleased to invite all MacEwan employees to participate in the …

Learn something new with Professional Development

2019/03/20 – 8:30 am

Requirements Analysis & Design Definition: Apr. 9-18
Calling all business analysts! Learn how to evaluate the quality of requirements and validate them against the needs to …

PD – MSA Spring Term in-service opportunities

2019/03/20 – 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 …

MacEwan Explorers Summer Camp registration now open

2019/03/13 – 8:30 am

We’ve been thinking about summer for months! Early Learning at MacEwan (ELM) has been busy gearing up for another exciting year of MacEwan Explorers summer …

IIRP Restorative Conference Facilitator Training – May 27 & 28

2019/03/13 – 8:30 am

MacEwan is supporting the development and application of restorative practices to continue to grow a healthy community, to respond to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission …

Online training: What do I do with bad test questions?

2019/03/13 – 8:30 am

This online training session for Blackboard presented by the eLearning Office touches on two important questions for faculty: how do I identify a bad test …

Junior Griffins PD and Holiday Day Camps

2019/03/06 – 8:30 am

What? Another one! Wasn’t there just a PD Day the other day?! Don’t worry, you can bring them to work with you and we’ll tire …

SPRING into professional development!

2019/03/06 – 8:30 am

Emotional Intelligence: Mar. 26
Increase your success at connecting with people on a personal and emotional level by learning how to be aware of and manage …

Music in Early Childhood classes

2019/03/06 – 8:30 am

Music in Early Childhood: Age 3
The Age 3 class is a time for parents and their little ones to discover rhymes, songs and games. It …

Let your creative abilities blossom!

2019/03/06 – 8:30 am

Adobe Illustrator II: Mar. 23
Further your knowledge of the skills and tools you acquired in Adobe Illustrator Level I as you apply advanced techniques in …

Junior Griffins Spring Break Camp

2019/03/06 – 8:30 am

What luck! A Spring Break camp for your kids at work.
Spots still remain for the March 25 to 29 Junior Griffins Aquatic Camp. These co-ed …

MacEwan vs. U of A: Group fitness challenge

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Well, we made it MacEwan! It’s our final MacEwan versus U of A challenge of the year, and its a big one! For the entire …

Curling bonspiel

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Curling rocks…literally! Never curled before? No problem. This bonspiel is a recreational event that’s all about fun, and curling can even at times come second …

Staff In-service: Workplace Mentoring

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

Become a mentor and help others benefit from your knowledge and expertise. In this interactive class you will examine the role of a mentor, the …

March Madness Basketball Tournament

2019/02/27 – 8:30 am

It’s almost March and you know what that means…the madness is coming soon! If you’re a big basketball fan check out our annual 3-on-3 March …

Fast online Blackboard training

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

Each week from January to April, educational technology facilitator Mavis Leung will host an Online Blackboard Blitz to look at how a Blackboard tool or …

Enhance your creative abilities

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

Adobe Illustrator II: Mar. 23
Further your knowledge of the skills and tools you acquired in Adobe Illustrator Level I as you apply advanced techniques in …

Feature Course: The Business of Photography

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

The Business of Photography: Mar. 6
Are you dreaming about starting your own photography business? Maybe you’ve started a side business and you’re looking to take …

Learn something new with professional development

2019/02/20 – 8:30 am

Register now in these upcoming professional development courses:
Strategy Analysis: Mar. 5-14
Learn how to evaluate needs, select change initiatives, define the scope of a solution and …

March Madness basketball tournament

2019/02/13 – 8:30 am

It’s almost March and you know what that means…the madness is coming soon! If you’re a big basketball fan, check out our annual 3-on-3 March …

LGBTQ2S Inclusive Spaces Training

2019/02/13 – 8:30 am

The LGBTQ2S Inclusive Spaces training focuses on challenging homophobic, biphobic and transphobic language and behaviours; building capacity to foster safe and LGBTQ2S-inclusive environments; increasing familiarity …

Learn to design, draw, capture and edit

2019/02/06 – 8:30 am

Adobe Illustrator I: Feb. 23
Used primarily in the creation of logos, illustrations and 2D graphics, Adobe Illustrator is an industry-standard software for graphic design. As …

Learn more about music!

2019/02/06 – 8:30 am

Wagner’s Ring: A Study of Themes – Fridays, February 8, 22 and March 8
This series of workshops is a continuation of the introduction to the …