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MacEwan in the news: January 15-28

Submitted by on 2018/01/31 – 8:30 am


A leader (see page 28)
Feature on Sherisse Solopree, who recently graduated from the School of Business and received the Stephen Mandel Aboriginal Business Award

Edmonton Sun
Hockey has strengthened bond between Edmonton siblings following father’s death
Every time Shyla Jans steps on to the ice for the MacEwan University Griffins, she honours her father.

Edmonton Journal
Tommy Banks: Edmonton’s favourite son loved his city well


Dr. Chaldeans Mensah, political science, was interviewed about Donald Trump’s popularity in Alberta, compared to the rest of Canada.

Global TV
Dr. Chaldeans Mensah, political science was interviewed about provincial politics.


MacEwan basketball player shares her struggles with mental health for #BellLetsTalk


Huffington Post
World leaders have failed Palestinian children
Dr. Junaid Jahangir, economics, submitted this op/ed feature on how world leaders have failed Palistinian children.

What can we learn from our dreams?
Dr. Jayne Gackenbach, psychology, was interviewed about her research on dreams and what ways they can be interpreted.
Giving artisans access
Dr. Rafat Alam, economics, was interviewed about his research on inclusive economy and artisans in Bangladesh.