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eLearning Office – Recording video with Kaltura Capture

2020/06/17 – 8:30 am

Adding short videos to your course is an effective way to engage your students. Did you know that we have a dedicated tool called Kaltura …

eLearning Office – Adding course content to Blackboard

2020/06/17 – 8:30 am

Okay, so you’ve been assigned a course in PeopleSoft and have an empty shell in Blackboard. Now what? We have a video that shows you …

Year-end deadlines for supplier requests

2020/06/17 – 8:30 am

In order to ensure that all suppliers are set up, updated and approved before year-end, Accounts Payable (AP) is requesting that all supplier requests related …

eLearning Office – Changing due dates in Blackboard

2020/06/17 – 8:30 am

Do you need to quickly change the due dates in your next course? One of the more useful (but under-utilized) tools in Blackboard is the …

Employee-only programs survey

2020/06/17 – 8:30 am

Sport and Wellness wants to hear from you!
Changes are coming to our Employee-only programming and we want your input. Take part in our survey to …

PPE and hazard assessments update

2020/06/17 – 8:30 am

The MacEwan Relaunch Strategy Team (MRST) continues to plan for a safe, phased re-entry to campus. An important part of the planning process is the …

Budget Update from the Acting President

2020/06/17 – 8:30 am

I am writing to update you on significant information that board chairs and presidents of post-secondary institutions received from the Minister of Advanced Education that …

Complete the Code of Conduct training

2020/06/17 – 8:30 am

At the end of February, MacEwan University’s Employees’ Code of Conduct online course was launched. The purpose of this course is to facilitate a common …

eLearning Office – Copy your own courses

2020/06/17 – 8:30 am

Did you know that you can copy an existing course into the one you’re scheduled to teach?
We’ve got a video that shows you how. Watch …

MAG Exchange Artist Mentorship website launch

2020/06/17 – 8:30 am

Meet the nine mentee-mentor teams participating in the MAG Exchange Artist Mentorship Program — a rapid response program designed to support artist connection and creation …

Bridge the gap with business analysis skills

2020/06/17 – 8:30 am

Project requirements and designs are important aspects used by business analysts to guide change. If improperly identified, these factors can impact the solution of the …

Policies Forum 2020

2020/06/10 – 8:32 am

Each year the Office of General Counsel and the Policy Advisory Group hold a Policies Forum in order to provide the University community with an …

Taking private lessons at the Conservatory of Music

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

Starting July 1st, 2020, there is a new process for employees who plan to take private music lessons at the Conservatory of Music through the …

eLearning Office – Concepts, jargon and technical terms

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

Do you need your students to remember technical terms, jargon and/or concepts? Did you know that Blackboard has a glossary function to help with this? …

Going remote with academic integrity

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

Are you looking for concrete strategies to promote academic integrity and minimize cheating in your remote classrooms, as well as how to detect and respond …

MAG: Exchange Artist Mentorship Program

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

Nine artists from across Canada are stepping up to support the development of local emerging artists via the MAG Exchange Artist Mentorship Program — a …

Fire alarm testing – outside bells

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

Facilities will be bringing in a contractor to test the exterior speakers and bells on the Robbins Health Learning Centre building on June 10 beginning …

eLearning Office – Support for your goals

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

As faculty determine how to best use technologies like Blackboard, Collaborate Ultra (a synchronous conferencing tool), and Kaltura (a screen-capture and video streaming service) to …

Virtual Instructional Skills Workshop – June 16-19

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

The Instructional Skills Workshops is a four day workshop that provides participants with an opportunity to experiment with alternative instructional methodologies and receive feedback in …

eLearning Office – Video tutorials

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

The eLearning Office has created a number of video tutorials for you and your students. These short videos show specific “how-to” instructions on using tools …

Become more efficient with Microsoft Outlook/Teams

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

Get valuable time back from your day. Discover tips and tricks you can use every day to take your Microsoft Teams/Outlook tech skills up a …

2 Crees in a Pod – New podcast from Terri Suntjens and Amber Dion

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

MacEwan University’s Director of Indigenous Initiatives, Terri Suntjens and School of Social Work Assistant Professor, Amber Dion, have launched a new podcast called 2 Crees …

Importance of your profile picture in an online meeting

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

With online meetings and electronic communications our new normal, it’s important to be able to put a face with a name. That becomes quite challenging …

Goodbye SSD; hello Access and Disability Resources (ADR)!

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

Services to Students with Disabilities’ (SSD) name is changing to Access and Disability Resources (ADR) on July 1, 2020. Why?

To align with our mission to …

eLearning Office – Different ways to learn

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

The eLearning Office continues to offer live, online training sessions. If you are unable to attend an “eLearning Blitz” or training workshop, recordings are available. …

Year-end deadlines for supplier requests

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

In order to ensure that all suppliers are set up, updated and approved before year-end, Accounts Payable (AP) is requesting that all supplier requests related …