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Media scan: Dec. 3 – 10

Submitted by on 2018/12/12 – 8:30 am

Faculty in the News

Psychology Today – The magnetic power of the narcissist can easily draw you in
Dr. Miranda Giacomin, psychology, and colleagues studied what they call the “zero acquaintance effect” that makes narcissists so magnetic upon first meeting.

CTV Calgary – Questions raised over Calgary Catholic School District’s covenant for administrators > Dr. Kristopher Wells, Faculty of Health and Community Studies, was interviewed about Calgary teachers having to sign a covenant to adhere to Catholic principles.

Calgary Herald Opinion: GSAs are on Alberta’s frontlines in battle against hate
Dr. Kristopher Wells wrote an op/ed feature about the Calgary Catholic School District’s teachers having to sign a covenant to live a Catholic lifestyle.

Global TV – Jason Symington, a professional photographer in Edmonton and a faculty member at MacEwan University, discussed taking holiday photos.

General Stories in the News

Education News Canada – MacEwan co-hosts first Indigenous Research Symposium

Education News Canada – Dean, Continuing Education, re-appointed to a second five-year term

CBC – Company says Metro Line is fixed, city begins testing

The Lawyer’s Daily – New corporate law associate for DLA Piper’s Edmonton Office
In 2014, MacEwan University awarded Fabjola Gera the Zita and John Rosen Memorial Leadership Award and the Laurence Decore Award for Student Leadership.

Arts and Culture in the News

St. Albert Gazette – A holiday treat from MacEwan’s Big Band

Griffins in the News

Regina Leader Post – University of Regina Cougars sweep the Griffins women’s basketball team.