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December/January payroll and HR deadlines

2019/11/13 – 8:31 am

Due to the Christmas holiday closure, there are a few deadline dates that the Payroll Services & Human Resources departments want to share with you. Please see attached.

2 for 1 Tuesday MacEwan Theatre offer for faculty and staff

2019/11/13 – 8:30 am

We are pleased to announce a new MacEwan Theatre promotion exclusively for MacEwan faculty and staff: 2 for 1 Tuesday. For each of this year’s …

Gender, Sex and Sexuality Training – staff and faculty

2019/11/13 – 8:30 am

When: Tuesday, November 26, 2 – 4:30 p.m.
Where: Building 7, Room 7-383
This training will focus on:

Increasing familiarity with common words to express sexual orientation, gender identity …

Bids That Matter auction fundraiser for SAMU Cares

2019/11/13 – 8:30 am

On behalf of the Student’s Association of MacEwan University (SAMU), we’d like to invite you to participate in Bids That Matter, our online silent auction, …

kihêw waciston Indigenous Centre open house

2019/11/06 – 8:31 am

You’re invited to drop in to visit kihêw waciston’s new space.
This purpose-built space has been designed to reflect and celebrate Indigenous ways of knowing, being …

Windows OS update being applied on November 26

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

Updates to Windows computers managed by MacEwan University will be applied on November 26 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. As part of the process, your …

Winter term eReserve submissions

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

In order to ensure your eReserves materials are ready for the start of winter classes, the library requests that the submission of new materials for …

West Parkade hours of operation change notice

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

Please be advised that effective November 18, 2019 the West Parkade will no longer offer 24/7 access. The West Parkade will be open 5:30 a.m. …

A note of thanks from the acting president

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

Many thanks to everyone who took part in Saturday’s Open House. The excitement of our campus and future students is inspiring and infectious – and …

LAPP one-on-one information sessions

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

LAPP will be offering one-on-one information sessions for eligible MacEwan University employees on December 4 and 5 between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Sessions will …

Weekly Media Scan: Oct. 21 to 31, 2019

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

Faculty in the News
Calgary Herald – Almost sweep for Conservatives in Alberta – Dr. Chaldeans Mensah, political science, was interviewed for this story.
Alberta Primetime – Dr. …

SAMU’s annual art lease fundraiser – Grayworks

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

Do you want to feature a unique, one-of-a-kind art piece in your home or office? The Students’ Association of MacEwan University (SAMU) has you covered! …

World Children’s Day film screening – Nov. 20

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

Join the Human Rights Student C.O.D.E. volunteers as they screen the film He Named me Malala in honour of World Children’s Day. Short facilitated discussion …

Coaching – the new and improved way to manage

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

Coaching for Performance
Friday, November 15, 2019 | 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Calling all managers, supervisors, team leads – would you like to build a work …

Create meetings in Microsoft Teams

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

One of the advantages of working in MS Teams is that a when group/team has already been created, you can easily invite those users to …

Be findable. Website Success this December.

2019/11/06 – 8:30 am

Website Success: SEO and Analytics
Saturday, December 7, 2019 | 1 – 5 p.m. | CCC
You’ve just launched an amazing new website for your innovative and …

Budget update

2019/10/31 – 4:00 pm

At two information sessions held on October 31, Dr. Craig Monk, Provost & Vice-President, Academic and I presented an update on the budget and its …

Recreation Rec-tathlon

2019/10/30 – 8:30 am

In our inaugural Recreation Pentathlon, teams of 8 to 10 people will compete in five recreational activities: Dodgeball, Survivor, Quidditch, Hungry, Hungry Humans and a …

Mstore’s annual children’s book sale: All titles $3.95

2019/10/30 – 8:30 am

Our popular, annual children’s book sale kicks off on Tuesday, November 5. All children’s books will be on sale for just $3.95, while supplies last. …

Jr. Griffins November break aquatic camps

2019/10/30 – 8:30 am

Give your kids a few days of fun and learning new skills at our Jr. Griffins November break aquatic camp.
This co-ed camp will not only …

From the Acting President – Provincial Budget

2019/10/30 – 8:30 am

Yesterday, the Government of Alberta released its 2019 budget, which included a 12.5 per cent decrease in operating funding over four years for the post-secondary …

MacEwan Live Music Club performance – Oct. 31

2019/10/30 – 8:30 am

Join the MacEwan Live Music Club on Halloween for their next acoustic-themed night: an exclusive performance featuring Jemma & the Good Thing.
This is a free …

Harvest Sale featuring new MacEwan honey products

2019/10/30 – 8:30 am

On November 6, the Office of Sustainability and Campus Services are hosting the fourth annual Harvest Sale. This year, we’re excited to bring you a …

Budget Town Halls – October 31

2019/10/30 – 8:30 am

The university community is invited to attend an information session to learn more about the recent provincial budget and its impact on the university. Transparency and timeliness …

Stay updated with Trevor’s Tech Tips

2019/10/30 – 8:30 am

Want to keep up to date on training and tips for MS Teams, Office 365, Google and Webex?
I’ve created a Microsoft Team for posting tips …

Register for the next Unconscious Bias Training

2019/10/23 – 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 …

Ergonomics & Posture Workshop

2019/10/23 – 8:30 am

Do you feel achy and stiff by the end of the work day? Many occupations involve performing repetitive tasks or spending sedentary time in uncomfortable …